Baxter Media invites travel agents and other travel professionals to attend an exciting and informative webinar next Wednesday (September 16) at 2 p.m. EST (11 a.m. Pacific Time).
To kick off this webinar, Questions about Travel to Japan, Athena Ho, Director of JNTO Toronto, will present... more ›
Cruise Companies Probe The Future of Cruising On Sept. 9
While still in the grips of the COVID-19 crisis, the cruise ship industry has reason for optimism, based on stronger 2021 bookings by some cruise companies.
But while government no-sail orders remain in place until the fall, cruise companies are looking ahead to the end of the sailing freeze... more ›
Virtual Tour Showcases Flourishing Food Scene
The Korean Tourism Organization has provided members of the tourism industry some food for thought, reports Press Today’s Ian Stalker.
The KTO held an Aug. 27 virtual tour that had a tourism guide using the internet to showcase different aspects of Korea, including the country's... more ›
Land Of Inspiration Set To Host Its First Ever Virtual Roundtable For Canadian Travel Industry
Israel, the land of inspiration, is hosting its first-ever Zoom in on Israel virtual roundtable for Canadian travel industry professionals.
Set for Tues., Sept. 22 from 1 pm to 3 pm, travel advisors will have a chance to join some of Israel’s top travel industry professionals, who will... more ›
The governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Albert Bryan Jr. believes that pre-departure testing at mainland U.S. airports as well as increased adherence to public health protocols would bolster the efficacy of efforts to contain the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) both locally and... more ›
Planeterra Foundation has launched its first annual ‘Planeterra Trek Challenge’ and is inviting the travel industry to join a virtual trek to Everest Base Camp to help rebuild community tourism around the world following the devastating impact of COVID-19.
This year’s trek places a... more ›
The annual Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival is going virtual for the first time due to the uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Explaining this strategic move, Hong Kong Tourist Board Chairman Dr YK Pang said: “The Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival has been one of the most... more ›
The Desire Not To Travel … At All
In conversation with Canadian Travel Press, Forrester’s chief business technology officer & head of FeedbackNow, Steve Peltzman makes it clear that “the pandemic will have a long-term effect, and the customer balance between convenience and safety will shift forever as a... more ›
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Let’s Get Uncomfortable is hosting the second part of its panel on anti-Black racism in travel tomorrow – Tues., Aug 25 – from 12 to 1:30 pm (ET) or from 9 to 10:30 am (PT).
The follow-up event to Confronting Anti-Black Racism in Travel & Tourism will focus on accountability and... more ›
Tourism Ireland Webinar Offers Agents A Chance To Learn About Destination's Bespoke Experiences
Baxter Media invites all travel professionals to attend an exciting webinar with Tourism Ireland next Wednesday (August 26) at 2 p.m. (EST).
The webinar will be hosted by Sandra Moffatt, Trade and Digital Executive from Tourism Ireland, and Dan McDonald from Baxter Media.
The island of... more ›