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Florida Goes On The Power Play

Sunshine State Helping Canadians to flee Old Man Winter

Florida Goes On The Power Play VISIT FLORIDA is touting the Power Play Parity Program, which Staci Mellman of VISIT FLORIDA's head office said during a Tuesday Toronto gathering offers “more than 100 great deals on travel” to her state for Canadians. The program – a partnership with Expedia – provides savings of 20%... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, Florida, News, Specials, Tourism Organizations

IT’S TIME TO VOTE!

Agents' Choice Is Back And Celebrating Its 20th

IT’S TIME TO VOTE! Are you ready to pick your favourites? Well it's that time again as Baxter Media launches the 2019 Agents' Choice Readership Survey this week. Agents' Choice is Canada's original and most authoritative travel industry poll and each year it asks Canadian travel agents to pick their... more ›
Posted in Agents Choice 2019, Airlines, Attractions, Car Rental, Cruise, Destinations, Florida, Hotels, Insurance, Motor Coach, News, Rail, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

The Breakers’ Historic Ocean Course Re-opens

The Breakers’ Historic Ocean Course Re-opens Following a full-scale renovation, the historic Ocean Course at The Breakers Palm Beach in Florida has re-opened. Golf course architect Rees Jones enhanced the overall experience of Florida’s oldest golf course by improving the course’s playability while maintaining its character. Jones... more ›
Posted in Florida, News

Sunwing Celebrates New Flights

Sunwing Celebrates New Flights The first Sunwing flight from Ottawa to Miami departed from Ottawa International Airport this past weekend (Dec. 15), marking the first of this season’s new weekly direct flights departing every Saturday until March 30, inclusive. Reg Mendes, vice-president of USA and Cruises for Sunwing,... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Florida, Tour Operators

Key West ‘Close To Perfect, Far From Normal’

Key West ‘Close To Perfect, Far From Normal’ Southern Florida is on the verge of re-entering the all-inclusive market. The Bungalows Key Largo resort – slated to open later this month in the Florida Keys' Key Largo – will be offering all-inclusive stays, becoming the only property in the area to do so, a spokeswoman for The Florida... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Florida, News

Florida Encounter Kicks Off

Sunshine State Hosts Its “Official Meetings Show”

Florida Encounter Kicks Off Travel professionals in the meetings and incentives industry have descended on the sun-kissed southwestern side of Florida for VISIT FLORIDA's  annual Florida Encounter from November 28-30, reports Press Today's Ilona Kauremszky from the show. The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel hosted this... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, Florida, News, Tourism Organizations

Universal Putting The ‘Scare’ Back In Halloween

Universal Putting The ‘Scare’ Back In Halloween Due to popular demand, Universal Orlando Resort has added another event date, Oct. 30, to this year’s Halloween Horror Nights – giving guests more opportunities to brave the world’s premier Halloween event. Halloween Horror Nights 2018 is the biggest, most intense event in history with... more ›
Posted in Attractions, Florida, Resorts

Sunwing Adds Miami

Sunwing Adds Miami Sunwing has added Miami to its list of vacation options this winter, offering up to 10 direct flights a week from four gateways – Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City. From Toronto, Saturday, Sunday and Thursday departures will start Dec. 1. Montreal residents can take advantage of... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Florida, Tour Operators

Lauderdale Extends Spa Offer

Lauderdale Extends Spa Offer By popular demand, Greater Fort Lauderdale's annual “Spatember” month is being extended through October. Now available through Oct. 31, 2018, the destination's top spas are offering special packages and services for $99 (a 50% savings) -- including signature full body massages,... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Florida, Specials

Tis The Season To Start Thinking About Kissimmee

Tis The Season To Start Thinking About Kissimmee The Central Florida city of Kissimmee is spreading some Tidings of Comfort and Joy to those who dream of fleeing upcoming winter weather. The city, a stone's throw from Orlando, held a Toronto reception last night (Sept. 26) that featured a Christmas tree, a reminder that Christmas and... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Florida, News
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