Initiative Helps Fund Big Cat Conservation Project
Earth Day 2018 (April 22) is upon us and The Travel Corporation's TreadRight Foundation is making sure that those travelling with the TTC family of brands know that they are helping to make a positive difference to the planet.
In fact, those travelling with TTC's family of brands this Earth... more ›
Those visiting Utah may find themselves feeling a little starstruck.
Becki Lewis of the Cedar City-Brian Head Tourism Bureau told a Thursday Toronto gathering that Utah has little light pollution, which can lead to dramatic celestial displays.
“We have more dark sky parks [which provide... more ›
Hotel Group Eliminating Single Use Plastics From All Hotel Rooms
Iberostar Group is eliminating single use plastics from all of its hotel rooms. The company – with over 110 hotels in its portfolio – will initially implement the program at its 36 hotels in Spain beginning in June and by 2019, all of its hotel rooms around the world will be single use... more ›
Take note all you Star Wars fans, Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way is preparing for a new, three-day festival – May the Fourth Be With You.
Beginning May 4 – which happens to be the day when fans across the globe commemorate the Star Wars universe – the festival will bring fans together to... more ›
If bigger is better – and many certainly think that's the case – then Royal Caribbean International continues to be tops at sea with the recent launch of Symphony of the Seas, the world's largest passenger cruise ship, reports assistant editor, Greg Coates in this week's digital edition of... more ›
Conference business took a more altruistic turn in Punta Cana this week, as members of The Travel Agent Next Door collective pooled their resources and physical work skills to lend a hand at two public schools in the Dominican Republic.
About 140 TTAND member agents came to the Majestic... more ›
TravelBrands Concludes Its Third Annual Agent Appreciation Events
Well, it's a wrap as the saying goes. TravelBrands completed its series of cross-Canada, interactive events across Canada that showcased its unique and new offerings. The events were held in Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver.
Frank DeMarinis, president & CEO,... more ›
The UNWTO is calling on the leaders of the G20 to consider including tourism in their agenda for its capacity to create more and better jobs.
In his meeting with the President of Argentina, Mauricio Macri, and current G20 Chair, UNWTO Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili, stressed the... more ›
WestJet hosted its top partners from across North America at its annual key client event in Mexico. The three-day conference took place at Secrets The Vine Cancun.
Lyell Farquharson, vice-president, sales and distribution for WestJet, observed: “This event gives us the opportunity to offer... more ›
Group Gathers In Punta Cana For Annual Conference
Some 140 travel agents from the The Travel Agent Next Door collective have descended on Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, to take part in the group's fourth annual educational conference, reports Press Today's Ted Davis, who's at the event.
Dubbed “On A Mission,” it has already... more ›