Bahamas Minister of Tourism & Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar called an unscheduled second press conference during the 38th annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace at Baha Mar’s Performing Arts and Convention Centre to share the good news that 2019 was a record breaking year on many levels for... more ›
Cunard has announced that The New York Times best-selling author Annie Barrows will sail on flagship Queen Mary 2 as part of the luxury line’s renowned Insights program on a Bruges and Guernsey voyage, May 20-24.
While sailing on the four-night voyage round-trip from Southampton, England,... more ›
According to the UNWTO, 1.5 billion international tourist arrivals were recorded in 2019, globally. That's an increase of 4% on the previous year which is also forecast for 2020, confirming tourism as a leading and resilient economic sector, especially in view of current uncertainties.
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Silversea Cruises has opened general sales on a new 59-day grand voyage in the Mediterranean.
The Grand Voyage Mediterranean 2021 will link unique, immersive experiences across the region, showcasing historic cultures, old-world charm and spectacular landscapes. Between Sept. 8 and Nov. 5,... more ›
Anyone looking for a classic Canadian getaway may want to take advantage of the “Winter Wonders Travel Package” now being offered by tourism businesses in Huntsville, Muskoka, Ont.
Visitors who book a minimum of two nights at participating accommodations in Huntsville for a stay between... more ›
After being charged by the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO), Raed Karborani, operating as Biblical Journeys Canada, has pleaded guilty to one count of operating as a travel agent without registration, contrary to the Travel Industry Act.
Since being charged in June 2019, Biblical... more ›
Jamaica Unveils New Brand Positioning at Caribbean Marketplace
The Jamaica Tourist Board has unveiled new brand positioning, “JAMAICA, Heartbeat of the World,” designed to recognize the Caribbean nation's “outsized influence on the world.”
The initiative was unveiled at this week's Caribbean Travel Marketplace. According to officials, Heartbeat... more ›
The Canadian Association of Tour Operators (CATO) made its case for the need to reform the Ontario Travel Industry Compensation Fund during consultations on Bill 159: “Rebuilding Protection for Consumers Act” this week.
In a presentation to a group of two dozen MPPs and Ministry... more ›
Google Cloud has joined forces with Sabre Corporation to help digitally transform the traveller’s experience and co-create the future of travel.
When it was launched in 1960, Sabre revolutionized the travel market with the industry’s first semi-automated flight reservation system. Since... more ›
Princess Cruises' 2,000-guest Sun Princess became the first cruise ship to return to Australia's Kangaroo Island this past weekend as a show of support for the local community that begins the recovery from the impact of the recent bushfire disaster.
South Australian Premier Steven Marshall... more ›