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First Stewart Family Philanthropic Award Presented

First Stewart Family Philanthropic Award Presented Sandals Resorts International’s (SRI) Gordon “Butch” Stewart is well known for making a positive impact across the Caribbean – donating millions of dollars in cash, services and materials to educational, civic, religious and charitable organizations not just in the Caribbean, but... more ›
Posted in News, Resorts, Responsible Travel

To Give Or Receive: A WestJet Christmas Miracle

To Give Or Receive: A WestJet Christmas Miracle WestJet's new Christmas Miracle video, To Give or Receive, highlights real acts of giving and receiving, with a twist. This year, families visiting a market in Toronto were invited into a life-size WestJet blue Santa hat for an experience they would never forget. WestJet left it up to them,... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Responsible Travel

Exclusive: Forecast 2020

Industry Insiders Track The Trends You Need To Watch

Exclusive: Forecast 2020 So what's next? That's essentially the question that every end-of-the-year forecast is asking. It's a question that can be phrased in many different ways and by doing so, elicit many different answers. This year, Canadian Travel Press kept it simple, asking close to a dozen industry experts... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Cruise, Destinations, Hotels, Motor Coach, News, Online Travel Agency, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Technology, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

UNWTO Takes Aim At Industry Emissions

UNWTO Takes Aim At Industry Emissions According to a new report from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Transport Forum (ITF), transport-related emissions from tourism are expected to account for 5.3% of all man-made CO2 emissions by 2030, up from 5% in 2016. At the same time, as tourist numbers rise and... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Car Rental, Cruise, Destinations, Events, Motor Coach, News, Rail, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Costa Rica Campaigns to #StopAnimalSelfies

Costa Rica Campaigns to #StopAnimalSelfies But first, let me NOT take a selfie. In an ongoing commitment to sustainable tourism, Costa Rica has launched a #StopAnimalSelfies campaign to protect wild animals and encourage responsible photography by stopping cruel or improper selfies with wild animals. “Costa Rica is the first country... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Responsible Travel

Time To Explore The Florida Keys

Time To Explore The Florida Keys The Wreck Trek is great for divers with a fish wish. Florida Keys spokeswoman Ashley Serrate said during a Thursday Toronto gathering that the islands, found off of southernmost Florida, are great for the underwater exploration crowd, having both numerous dive operators and many dive sites,... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Responsible Travel

Join The Movement With G Adventures

Join The Movement With G Adventures G Adventures is calling on its travel industry partners to join forces in the movement to reduce the use of single-use plastics in tourism. Starting with the simple step of asking all suppliers for their support to provide alternative solutions, G Adventures hopes to provide clean drinking... more ›
Posted in News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Trends & Research

Billy Bishop Airport Ferry to Go Electric

Billy Bishop Airport Ferry to Go Electric PortsToronto, owner and operator of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, has announced that the airport’s Marilyn Bell I passenger/vehicle ferry will be converted to electric power. This innovative retrofit represents a unique technological advancement in the airport’s fleet as the vessel... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Responsible Travel

Seize The Opportunity For Sustainable Aviation

Seize The Opportunity For Sustainable Aviation IATA is calling on European governments to “seize the opportunity to create a sustainable aviation industry” that protects the environment and increases connectivity opportunities for Europe’s citizens. The call came at the recent Wings of Change Europe gathering in Berlin, Germany.... more ›
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Exploring Panama And Colombia

Exploring Panama And Colombia Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic have unveiled a new 8-day expedition that will navigate the South American coast, from Cartagena to Panama City, exploring the region’s trove of natural and cultural treasures. Panama & Colombia: Exploring the Caribbean Coast will see passengers... more ›
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