First Annual Agents' Choice Gala A Stellar Success
It was a night when the stars of the Canadian travel industry shone brightly as Baxter Media – along with presenting sponsors, Air Canada and Sandals Resorts International; feature sponsors, WestJet, TravelBrands and the Jamaica Tourist Board – welcomed a sold out crowd for the first annual... more ›
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Twelve Hyatt Place And Hyatt House Hotels Expected To Open By 2020
Hyatt is planning to expand the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brand footprint in Canada with the signing of management and franchise agreements by a Hyatt affiliate for nine Hyatt Place hotels and three Hyatt House hotels.
Currently there are nine Hyatt-branded hotels open in Canada, and the... more ›
Exactly how did the name for Toronto's newest resort-style hotel, Hotel X Toronto, come to be?
During a brainstorming session, Henry Kallan, president of the Library Hotel Collection, says he took inspiration from its historic location on the grounds of the Exhibition Place, commonly dubbed... more ›
Transat Rolls Out 2018-2019 Winter Program
Transat just keeps making it better and better.
The operator rolled out its winter 2018-2019 Sun program in Toronto yesterday, adding Portugal and Spain to its 34 destinations in Mexico, South America, Central America, Florida and the Caribbean and packaging it all up in a single... more ›
Universal Orlando is upping the adventure for kids with the introduction of its new Jurassic World Kids' Suites at Loews Royal Pacific Resort.
The highly themed suites will transport kids right to the island of Isla Nublar from Jurassic World where they can sleep among the dinosaurs.
From... more ›
Group Germain Hotels officially opened the new Alt+ Hotel Quartier DIX30 in Brossard, on Montreal's South Shore.
The hotel offers a unique accommodation experience thanks to its loft-style boutique hotel concept. It is Group Germain Hotel's second property in the area following the opening... more ›
Research shows consumers increasingly seek out enriching, local experiences when they travel. Now, with summer vacation right around the corner, Marriott is rolling out local-area expert recommendations, bespoke categories, and hand-curated lists of things to do on the substantially expanded... more ›
The Monaco Government Tourist Office has launched the principality’s “Green is the New Glam”campaign, with the goal of becoming a destination that is as environmentally conscious as it is glamorous.
Home to the hugely successful Monaco e-Rallye, the eco-sustainable Grimaldi Forum... more ›
Family-friendly Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa in St. Lucia is already receiving accolades from guests for the major investment in renovations to the 77-room marquis hotel.
Sanovnik Destang, executive director of the Bay Gardens triad of hotels in the north of St. Lucia, said: “We are... more ›
Karisma Hotels & Resorts has announced a $250,000 cash prize, plus a diamond giveaway, as a part of an enticing rewards program to engage and recognize the travel agent community for their efforts.
The program and prize, which began in 2014 and increases in value each year, is generously... more ›