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Government Maintaining Current Border Measures

Government Maintaining Current Border Measures The federal government is extending current border measures for travellers entering Canada; with the requirements for travellers arriving to Canada expected to remain in effect until at least Sept. 30, 2022. As well, the government said that the pause of mandatory random testing will... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News

TICO Marks 25th As It Celebrates Its Achievements

TICO Marks 25th As It Celebrates Its Achievements Hard to believe, but the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) celebrated its 25th anniversary of providing consumer protection to Ontario travellers during its virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) this week (June 28). During the AGM, officials shared the organization’s key... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Events, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Lynx Air Takes Off From Halifax

Lynx Air Takes Off From Halifax Lynx Air has launched service from Halifax International Airport and will initially operate five flights per week from there to the Greater Toronto Area, alternating between Toronto Pearson International Airport and John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. As of July 30, 2022, Lynx will... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

The Countdown Is On

England's West Midlands As It Gears Up For The2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

The Countdown Is On There’s just one month to go until the start of the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games -- July 28 to Aug. 8, 2022 – and the excitement is building. And as visitors travelling to the Games will see, sport is just the beginning in Birmingham and the West Midlands. From Michelin-starred... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

YVR, ITBC Team Up On Initiative

Indigenous Tourism Training Grant Recipients Announced

YVR, ITBC Team Up On Initiative Indigenous Tourism BC (ITBC) and YVR have announced the award of Indigenous Tourism Training Grants to two YVR partners, Salmon ‘n’ Bannock On The Fly and Musqueam Art Store. The announcement comes during National Indigenous Peoples Month – a time to celebrate all Indigenous... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Canada, Indigenous tourism, News

Families On Course For Fun On MSC Cruises

Families On Course For Fun On MSC Cruises MSC Cruises has released details of a line-up of dedicated facilities and activities designed especially for kids and families on board MSC World Europa, the line’s most innovative, most environmentally advanced and most exciting new flagship set to come into service in December 2022. As... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

Antigua And Barbuda Launch Summer Campaign

Antigua And Barbuda Launch Summer Campaign The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has launched its global summer advertising campaign which highlights the luxury and authenticity of the destination. The twin island nation is looking to capture consumer hearts and minds in what is predicted to be a competitive market as consumer... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Are More Millennials Booking With Travel Agents

Are More Millennials Booking With Travel Agents The founder and president of Wells Luxury Travel, a boutique agency specializing in luxury experiences, estimates that roughly 50% of her clients are millennials. “It is actually quite incredible to see how many affluent millennials there are, and how so many prioritize spending and... more ›
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Travel Confidence Gets A Boost

Travel Confidence Gets A Boost According to GlobalData, more than half of global tourists are unconcerned about the spread of COVID-19 which is definitely a boost for travel. More than two years on, widespread COVID-19 concern appears to be declining as international travel resumes, amid easing travel restrictions and... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Trends & Research

Corporate Traveller Boosts Sustainability Capabilities

Corporate Traveller Boosts Sustainability Capabilities With many clients looking to reshape policies to reflect a growing commitment to purposeful travel, SME corporate travel specialist Corporate Traveller is strengthening its sustainability customer offerings too. To support this vital segment, the company has unveiled a new offering to... more ›
Posted in News, Responsible Travel, Travel Agents
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