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Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau Appointment

Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau Appointment The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) has appointed Kainoa Daines to the newly created position of director of culture and product development. Daines previously served as the director of sales for the Oahu Visitors Bureau, a HVCB Island Chapter, for nearly eight years and a... more ›
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TravelBrands Offers Hawaii Savings, Agent Incentives

TravelBrands Offers Hawaii Savings, Agent Incentives Through Feb. 3, TravelBrands is offering travellers the chance to save up to 35% on Hawaii vacations, as well as other special offers for both travel agents and their clients. Agents who book Hawaii product by Feb. 3 earn a chance to win one of four pairs of tickets on United Airlines for... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Hawaii, Specials

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, Hawaii, Hotels, Insurance, Motor Coach, News, Rail, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Masters Of Kauai

TravelBrands Hosts Agents On Kauai Master Specialist Fam

Masters Of Kauai TravelBrands, along with Kauai Visitor Bureau, recently hosted 13 travel agents on a Kauai Master Specialist FAM – the first Canadian group to experience a Kauai Master Specialist FAM. Along with staying at and doing inspections at some of the Islands most popular hotels and resorts, the... more ›
Posted in Fams, Hawaii, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

Blue Sky Weather Welcomes Hawaii Visitors

Blue Sky Weather Welcomes Hawaii Visitors There was not a whisper of volcanic action nor tropical storm anywhere in sight during the recent Global Tourism Summit in Hawaii. That was good news for organizers, who had some nervous moments prior to the event, given the succession of natural calamities that had swept through the islands... more ›
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Charting The Course

Hawai'i Global Tourism Summit Tackles The Fundamentals

Charting The Course The Global Tourism Summit in Honolulu has just wrapped up and delegates are once again leaving the islands with the sense that the some of the solutions to the world's environmental woes rest in the Aloha state. A conference agenda heavy on tourism sustainabilty and cultural conservation... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, Hawaii, News, On The Road Again, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

NCL Celebrates Hawaii

Free Air Promotion Launched

NCL Celebrates Hawaii In a concerted effort to stimulate tourism, Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), along with the Island of Hawai`i Visitors Bureau, hosted a private event in Hilo yesterday - attended by PressToday's Greg Coates - to celebrate the culture, history and people of Hawaii. The cruise line also announced... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Destinations, Events, Hawaii, News, On The Road Again, Specials, Tourism Organizations

Power Of The People

Consumer Choice Trumps America First

Power Of The People Donald Trump’s exhortation of “America First” and all the debate around NAFTA might have some in the travel industry wondering: how does this affect me? Quite likely much more than you think, writes Brett Walker in an exclusive commentary in this week's digital edition of Canadian... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Car Rental, Cruise, Destinations, Florida, Hawaii, Hotels, Motor Coach, News, Rail, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Camp Kohola Debuts at Four Seasons Ko Olina

Camp Kohola Debuts at Four Seasons Ko Olina The Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina has introduced Camp Kohola at the Hideaway, with a variety of cultural activities for keiki (children) that celebrate Hawaiian traditions and encourage kindness and empathy. From hula dancing to lauhala weaving to “glamping” under the stars or... more ›
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Aloha Raptors

Hawaii And Partners Host Trade In Toronto

Aloha Raptors Hawaii Tourism Canada hosted Toronto area travel trade types at the Raptors game against the L.A. Clippers last night. And while the Clippers trimmed the Raptors – 117 to 106 – the warm welcome of the Hawaiian Islands made the evening all worthwhile. Check out the Go Hawaii website –... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Destinations, Events, Hawaii
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