Agents' Choice 2018

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Dallas Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Dallas

Dallas Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Dallas Travellers to Texas are invited to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the debut of the original Dallas TV series with legendary cast members Linda Gray (Sue Ellen Ewing), Patrick Duffy (Bobby Ewing), Charlene Tilton (Lucy Ewing) and Steve Kanaly (Ray Krebbs) March 30-31. Exclusive events in... more ›
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Discover America Canada Picks New Executive

Farrill, Graham, Klint, Webb Elected As New Board

Discover America Canada Picks New Executive Discover America Canada (DAC) elected its new executive team during its annual general meeting in Toronto last night. Cynthia Farrill, Visit Florida – Canada; Denise Graham, Experience Kissimmee/VoX International; Annika Klint, KAI – Colorado Tourism Office – Canada; and Susan Webb,... more ›
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Jamaica to Host 2019 Caribbean Travel Marketplace

Jamaica to Host 2019 Caribbean Travel Marketplace The Caribbean's largest tourism marketing event will be held in Jamaica next year. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) announced that the 37th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace will be held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre from Jan. 29 -31, 2019. The event will be... more ›
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Get Ready For Carnival In Haiti

Get Ready For Carnival In Haiti One of Haiti's historic hotels is encouraging travellers to visit the Caribbean destination to celebrate Carnival 2018 next month. Marc Pierre-Louis, general manager of Le Plaza Hotel, said this year's festival, the theme of which is “Ayiti sou wout chanjman” (Haiti on the road to... more ›
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I Travel For …

VisitBritain Rolls Out New Campaign In Canada

I Travel For … It's the question that everybody is asking: “Why do you travel?” Well, Visit Britain isn't asking anymore, instead it has been listening to the answers that Canadians have been giving to that question and the result is its new marketing campaign – “I Travel For ...” – that it... more ›
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Authentic Quebec

Keeping The Momentum Going In 2018

Authentic Quebec It’s what one might call a good problem. Coming off a record year for tourism, Quebec officials are faced with the challenge of keeping the numbers going in 2018. Speaking with PressToday last night in Toronto as part of a two-city road show, Destination Quebec’s Juan Pablo Suarez said... more ›
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Dominican Hosting Three-Day Ottawa Celebration

Dominican Hosting Three-Day Ottawa Celebration The Embassy of the Dominican Republic is hosting a three-day celebration in Ottawa to commemorate the 174th anniversary of the country's independence. The event will take place from Feb. 27 to March 1 and will include educational seminars, a culinary festival, cultural exhibits and business... more ›
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Miami Bliss

Miami Bliss It was all things Miami last night as a delegation of tourism officials – including “Miami Bill,” William Talbert, president of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau – hosted an event at JUMP in Toronto to update the trade on all things happening in the Florida... more ›
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Vietnam Next In Line For ATF

Vietnam Next In Line For ATF A trend towards utilizing the resources of so-called secondary or alternative destinations will continue for the ASEAN Tourism Forum next year, when the ATF moves to Vietnam for the 2019 edition, reports western Canada editor Ted Davis. The 2019 ATF will take place in the small city of Ha... more ›
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Canada On Show At WTM Latin America

Canada On Show At WTM Latin America WTM Latin America has launched Destination Pavilions. The goal of the new initiative is to enable private companies from destinations that are not represented at the event to mark their presence in its 6th edition. Companies from the following markets have already confirmed their participation:... more ›
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