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Opportunity Awaits The Atlantic Provinces

Opportunity Awaits The Atlantic Provinces The Atlantic provinces should look across the ocean when seeking ways to attract more foreign visitors, a Thursday McGill University webinar on tourism in that part of the country was told. Webinar viewers were told that Canada hosted over 22 million foreign tourists in 2019 but only a... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Trends & Research

Martinique Ready To Welcome The World, Virtually

Martinique Ready To Welcome The World, Virtually The Martinique Tourism Authority is gearing up to welcome the international travel trade to the Martinique Travel Show that is set for May 18 to May 20. The welcome will be virtual, of course, with the event being attended by tour operators, travel agents and other members of the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

My Date With A Prince

Special To Press Today By Ilona Kauremszky

My Date With A Prince Over the past week, people around the world have shared their memories of HRH, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Today, Ilona Kauremszky shares a story from June 2009 and her experience of having High Tea with the Prince. Read on and find out how Ilona’s date went … Buckingham Palace,... more ›
Posted in Events, News, Tourism Organizations

GBTA Delays 2021 Convention To November

GBTA Delays 2021 Convention To November GBTA will now hold its annual convention from Nov. 17 to Nov. 19, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. The event had originally been scheduled for July, however, the association said that the decision to change the dates of The Business Travel Event of the Year was made after taking into consideration... more ›
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Make Your Voice Heard

TIAC Urges Members To Make The Industry’s Case To Ottawa

Make Your Voice Heard TIAC is urging those in this country's tourist trade to plead their struggling industry's case directly to elected officials as Ottawa's budget draws near. TIAC president Beth Potter told an April 9 TIAC industry update that the tourism industry has been particularly hard hit by the fallout... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

Marketing Is The Key To Future Success

Marketing Is The Key To Future Success “We never stopped communicating – and the result is clients who are staying engaged with their travel advisors, even if the topic isn’t always travel,” says Stephen Smith, Toronto-based vice president, leisure marketing at Direct Travel. And Direct Travel and its Canadian retail... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

Registration Open For Caribbean Travel Marketplace

Registration Open For Caribbean Travel Marketplace Registration is now open for the Caribbean Travel Marketplace which will be hosted virtually by the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) from May 11 to May 14, 2021. Vanessa Ledesma, CHTA’s Acting CEO and Director General, foresees a dynamic and robust gathering as “the world... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, Tourism Organizations

A Light At The End Of The Tunnel

CTO Session Offers Positive News For Challenging Times

A Light At The End Of The Tunnel A number of Caribbean islands are making considerable headway in making themselves look attractive to coronavirus-wary travellers, a Wednesday Caribbean Tourism Organization webinar was told. The webinar featured tourism officials from several islands who noted progress is being made in... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

Spotlight On Women In Travel

TL Network’s James Joins Internova Travel Group’s Virtual Event

Spotlight On Women In Travel Christine James, Vice President of TL Network Canada was a featured speaker during Internova Travel Group’s special virtual celebration held last week to spotlight women in travel. The event was produced in honour of Women’s History Month to explore the history of women in travel, hear... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Women in travel

Discover America Canada Looks To The Future

Discover America Canada Looks To The Future Annual U.S. tourism show IPW will be held in Las Vegas this fall and will buck a trend that's developed over the past year by having delegates actually gather at the event. Susan Webb of Discover America Canada told the group's annual general meeting -- done virtually this year -- that... more ›
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