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Take The Train, Get Two Free Nights in Cape Town

Take The Train, Get Two Free Nights in Cape Town Goway is offering two free nights in Cape Town for customers travelling on the Shongololo Express on the March 2020 departure. “This train experience is one of our most popular travel concepts,” says Moira Smith, general manager for Goway Africa. Likened to a “cruise on wheels,”... more ›
Posted in Rail, Specials, Tour Operators

Air Transat Increases Its Presence in France, Belgium

Air Transat Increases Its Presence in France, Belgium Air Transat has announced that sale of its new TGV AIR service, offered in association with the SNCF in France, is now available across all its platforms. The service lets Air Transat passengers landing in Paris connect with the TGV railway system to reach various cities in France as well as... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Rail

Matheson Joins Rocky Mountaineer

Matheson Joins Rocky Mountaineer Rocky Mountaineer has named Tyson Matheson as vice-president of global human resources. In this role, Matheson will be responsible for driving the global human resources strategies, including employee engagement, people recruitment and development, and organizational culture. Steve... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Rail

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

Air Transat TGV AIR Service Now Available

Air Transat TGV AIR Service Now Available Air Transat is advising agents that it is now offering travellers a new service combining plane and train, in partnership with the SNCF in France. It is now possible to book and combine an Air Transat flight to Paris with railway travel, and to explore 18 cities in France, as well as... more ›
Posted in News, Rail, Tour Operators

Rocky Mountaineer Specials

Rocky Mountaineer Specials Rocky Mountaineer is ringing in the new year with a new promotion, offering travellers $300 off a three-night journey in GoldLeaf Service. The discount offer, 2019 Classic Journey, is available through Jan. 31. One eligible package for this offer is First Passage to the West Classic, a... more ›
Posted in News, Rail, Specials

Eurail Expands Its Options For 2019

New Routes, More Ways to Save, Including Senior Discount

Eurail Expands Its Options For 2019 Rail Europe is offering multiple new and upgraded options for exploring Europe this year. The Eurail Global Pass now features unlimited rail travel in 31 countries, with the addition of Great Britain, Lithuania and Macedonia. A new, more competitive pricing structure makes it a better deal... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Rail

Green Monday Deals From Rail Europe

Green Monday Deals From Rail Europe Travellers opting for a more environmentally friendly mode of transport can celebrate the biggest online shopping day in December by keeping more “green” in their pocket with discounts from Rail Europe, offering a choice of two money-saving deals starting today (Dec. 10). The first 70... more ›
Posted in News, Rail, Specials

Free Agent Webinar: Training With TRACKS

Free Agent Webinar: Training With TRACKS Rocky Mountaineer and Baxter Media invite agents to take part in a free webinar tomorrow, Dec. 5, at 1 p.m. EST. The webinar will be focusing on TRACKS, Rocky Mountaineer’s training program. Becoming a certified Rocky Mountaineer Specialist will help agents help their clients create the... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Rail

Making TRACKS With Rocky Mountaineer

Making TRACKS With Rocky Mountaineer Rocky Mountaineer has launched a new, revamped and all-encompassing TRACKS training program for travel agents – an exclusive way for agents to become a Rocky Mountaineer Specialist. TRACKS is a five-module course that explores Rocky Mountaineer’s service levels, routes and seasons,... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, News, Rail
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