U.S. Virigin Islands Tourism Commissioner Talks Health Protocols At Conference
As U.S. Virgin Islands Commissioner of Tourism Joseph Boschulte sees it: “One destination does not make an itinerary.”
Speaking during the recent Seatrade Cruise Global event in Miami, Boschulte highlighted the importance of greater collaboration among Caribbean destinations and cruise... more ›
GBTA, Travel South And WTTC Respond
November 8, 2021.
Save that date.
That’s when the U.S. will open its borders to fully vaccinated travellers after being closed since March 2020.
The reopening applies to travellers who are arriving by air, land or aboard passenger ferries.
For those arriving by air, they’ll need... more ›
IATA Offers Tips On How To Restore UK Aviation
If the United Kingdom wants to restore the health of its air transport sector, IATA says it needs to embrace a simpler COVID-19 testing regime that ensures affordable, competitive airport costs and working for net-zero air transport.
The airline industry association’s director general,... more ›
Canadian Advisors Invited To “Take 10” On Fridays
Sandals Resorts has announced the final six topics for its new training series “Sandals and Beaches Resorts … in 10 Minutes” that take place on Friday afternoons at 1:00 pm EDT.
Developed exclusively for Canadian travel advisors and led by Lorna Richards, national training manager,... more ›
The Singapore Tourism Board has announced that vaccinated U.S. and Canadian tourists are now able to visit the island destination once again.
With Singapore’s high vaccination rate, the destination is moving to the next step of the safe reopening of the tourism sector by implementing local... more ›
Los Angeles Tourism Invites Canadian Travellers to #StartYourComeback
The City of Angels has a story to tell as Los Angeles Tourism resumes its consumer marketing in Canada.
In fact, to both showcase the importance of the market and express gratitude for Canada’s travel trade industry, Los Angeles Tourism’s president and CEO, Adam Burke has recorded a... more ›
The National Governors Association (NGA) is welcoming the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) announcement on the opening of U.S. borders for vaccinated individuals beginning next month (November).
Over the summer, a number of Governors expressed concern to the Administration on the... more ›
Adam Stewart, the executive chairman of Sandals Resorts has been invited to join the Executive Committee of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).
His induction represents the actionable change and strides forward made by Stewart throughout his time in the industry.
Said... more ›
WTTC Says UK Travel And Tourism Sector Recovery Delayed
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is warning that the United Kingdom’s travel and tourism sector’s year-on-year recovery may only clawback a third, while international travel spending continues to plummet.
In its latest research, the WTTC found that the UK’s recovery has... more ›
The Dominican Republic is reporting that it recorded the best tourism record in its history in September.
The Ministry of Tourism indicated that the D.R. recorded in 2021 the best month of September in all of its history, with a higher number of arrivals than in 2018, 2019 and 2020.
In... more ›