ACTA is reaching out to the industry for speaker proposals and suggested educational sessions for the 2022 Travel Industry Summits taking place in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal in September.
Wendy Paradis, ACTA president, said that: “This is an opportunity to share your expertise and... more ›
The UNWTO has launched the second edition of its global flagship competition under the name of “Awake Tourism Challenge.”
The competition will identify innovators who are advancing solutions to 6 different challenges, as well contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development... more ›
It’s the day you’ve all been waiting for – the Travel Agent Appreciation Event and Award presentation is here.
Today, May 19, Baxter Media’s three-day, Travel Agent Appreciation event culminates with a day that is all about travel agents. Not that every day isn’t all about travel... more ›
Travel agents who promote luxury travel may rattle some prospective clients but that doesn't mean agents shouldn't do it, Baxter Media's Wednesday Travel Agent Appreciation 2022 panel discussion was told.
Chris Nowrouzi of Toronto-based FlyGTA -- which has a fleet of planes that carry... more ›
Louisiana tourism authorities are working on a project that they say will be particularly notes-worthy for music enthusiasts.
Jennifer Berthelot of the Louisiana Office of Tourism told a Tuesday Toronto gathering that the state is developing a music trail, a product that will showcase such... more ›
It’s Day Two of Travel Agent Appreciation 2022 and today is all about luxury travel.
After two years of staying close to home, Canadian travellers are looking to get away from it all and more and more of them are willing to pay top dollar to get the trip that they want. Customers are... more ›
Top Executives Offer Insights, Tips For Agents
Cruise ships that had been idled by the COVID-19 pandemic are clearly weighing their anchors these days.
Baxter Media's Travel Agent Appreciation 2022 featured two Tuesday cruise panel discussions, during which participants repeatedly noted that the days of cruise ship companies having to... more ›
Believe it or not, ACTA’s Annual Ontario Golf Tournament is only 8 weeks away. The association is expecting a big turnout this year and is asking the industry to register early for this fun event as space is limited.
The ACTA 32nd Annual Ontario Golf Tournament will take place on Thurs.,... more ›
Today's the day, May 17, when 9 top cruise experts are virtually in the same room with you, brought together by Baxter Media, to discuss how the industry has weathered the storm and where it is headed to next. Start time 2:45 pm EST.
Registering for today's session also gives you entry into... more ›
As Malcolm Roughead, Chief Executive, VisitScotland, sees it: “Domestic visitors have been driving the recovery following the impact of COVID-19, but the return of our international visitors is a major step towards the responsible recovery of Scottish tourism.”
And that’s exactly what... more ›