Kensington Tours has launched The Resort Collection in an effort to give travellers an opportunity to get more out of their resort experiences by combining “some of the world’s most exquisite resort destinations” with “once-in-a-lifetime local experiences” and “white-glove service... more ›
In Canada, we have now completed our fifth month of fighting COVID-19, while we wait on a possible vaccine and try to establish the “new normal.”
Our border to the US remains understandably closed, while our federal government takes no progressive action in opening our air borders to... more ›
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itravel 2000 Survey Finds Travellers Booking With Flexible Options, Payments
So, what’s the future hold? A new survey of Canadian travellers by itravel2000 may help shed a little light on some of the travel trends, destination preferences and new customer needs.
Dianne Jackson, vice president of retail, Red Label Vacations, said: “Now more than ever, travel... more ›
Approval Of Transaction With Air Canada Still Pending
In reporting its results for the third quarter of 2020 – which ended July 31 -- Transat A.T. Inc’s president and CEO, Jean-Marc Eustache observed that: “The reduction of operations to just one week for this quarter is unprecedented for Transat and for the industry as a whole. Given the... more ›
Collette has introduced a new Advanced Commission Program for travel advisors to start earning commission as soon as the deposits are received.
“At Collette, we feel a strong sense of responsibility for helping the travel & tourism industry get back on its feet, and our travel advisor... more ›
Globus, Cosmos Unveil The Many Ways Tours Can Help Travellers On Their Journey Back
Globus and Cosmos have always invited travellers to say “hello” to the world’s most fascinating places with unmatched intrigue, curiosity and wonder -- to offer travellers over-the moon-experiences without overthinking.
And that’s an idea – and a promise – that couldn’t be more... more ›
TTC Debuts Canadian Sales ‘Dream Team’ For Premium, Luxury Markets
The Travel Corporation (TTC) is restructuring its Canadian sales force representing its premium and luxury brands under a single entity, The Velvet Collection.
The Collection includes the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, Insight Vacations, Luxury... more ›
WTTC Unveils Safe Travels Protocols For Adventure Travel Industry
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has unveiled the latest set of measures designed to rebuild global consumer confidence, reduce risk and encourage the return of Safe Travels.
The latest protocols for the global travel and tourism sector focus on measures to ensure the reopening... more ›
The Opportunities And Challenges Of Selling Canada
As many Canadians seek to explore closer to home, and ongoing restrictions make it virtually impossible for international travel to resume for Canadians for the foreseeable future, many in the travel industry are setting their sights on the world of domestic travel. But is selling Canada the... more ›
Land Of Inspiration Set To Host Its First Ever Virtual Roundtable For Canadian Travel Industry
Israel, the land of inspiration, is hosting its first-ever Zoom in on Israel virtual roundtable for Canadian travel industry professionals.
Set for Tues., Sept. 22 from 1 pm to 3 pm, travel advisors will have a chance to join some of Israel’s top travel industry professionals, who will... more ›