Due to the extension of the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, Sunwing has taken measures to optimize its operations by investing in additional flying capacity and re-configuring its schedule without this aircraft type until further notice.
Schedule changes for departures up to and... more ›
Air Canada, Trafalgar, Sandals Praise Travel Retailers For Their Support
Baxter Media's 2019 Agents' Choice Awards Gala was all about travel agents and presenting sponsors – Air Canada, Sandals and Trafalgar – each thanked them heartily for their hard work and support.
Representing Air Canada and Air Canada rouge was John MacLeod, vice-president of Global... more ›
Hotelier Presented With W.H. Baxter Lifetime Achievement Award
Being presented with the W.H. Baxter Lifetime Achievement Award at last night's second annual Agents' Choice Awards Gala is just the latest highlight for a man whose career and life have seen many lofty achievements.
Josef Ebner, regional vice-president - Canada and managing director of... more ›
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Softvoyage and Transat Distribution Canada have signed an agreement to bring forward the most advanced Business to Business portal for their dedicated network of agencies.
Softvoyage will create a private label version of SIREV with unique features that meet the needs and requirements of... more ›
G Adventures Making Travel A Force For Good
Minutes away from the most visited landmark in India is a small unassuming café without prices on the menu, writes assistant editor, Ann Ruppenstein in this week's Travel Courier cover story.
After admiring the Taj Mahal and learning about the love story behind the iconic white mausoleum,... more ›
The Travel Corporation (TTC) has re-affirmed its on-going commitment to travel agent partners with the evolution of it’s “My Travel Portal” (MTP) platform.
One year since launch, officials note that MTP has supported agents in delivering an enhanced service for their clients.... more ›
Red Label Vacations Inc. (RLV) has announced that Carolyn Bujtas has been promoted to director of sales and operations for the retail brands' redtag.ca and itravel2000.com.
She brings over 14 years of vast experience to the role.
“Over the years, Carolyn has developed a wide range of... more ›
Canadian agents and suppliers were among those celebrated at the annual Travel Leaders Network EDGE (Educate, Discover, Gather, Evolve) conference at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Washington, DC.
“The Power of the Partnership Awards recognize our top... more ›
TravelBrands is bringing savings on European travel for agents and clients alike this summer.
Until July 2, travellers can save up to 45% on European vacations and get a $50 add-on credit. Travel agents can also earn 5X Loyalty Rewards points.
Travellers who make qualifying bookings are... more ›
Travellers May Have More Conservation Power Than You Think
Between Botswana ending its five-year ban on elephant hunting and giraffes being considered for the endangered species list, there’s good reason to be concerned about wildlife conservation in the face of climate change, poaching and overpopulation.
Yet there are conservation success... more ›