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An Important Shift In Thinking

Kenya Elephant Sanctuary Breaks Down Stereotypes, Redefines Wildlife Management

An Important Shift In Thinking Northern Kenya's Reteti elephant sanctuary makes it clear that it doesn't want to provide indefinite pachyderm parenting to those it's caring for. In fact, the sanctuary notes its goal is to see the weighty orphans that it's nurturing eventually returned to their own kind, becoming part of a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators

Travel Is Back

Tour Operators Share Insights On What’s Hot And What’s Booking

Travel Is Back Even as president of a 96-year-old travel company, Tauck's Jennifer Tombaugh was caught by surprise multiple times by how much travellers were eager to lock in post-pandemic trips ahead of time. “We have never seen the level of advance bookings for 2022 than we have right now,” Tombaugh... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Intrepid Making Sure Everyone Gets Their Jab

Campaign Advocates Improving Access To COVID-19 Vaccinations

Intrepid Making Sure Everyone Gets Their Jab Intrepid Travel has a new campaign to advocate for the safe return of international travel and improve equal access to COVID-19 vaccinations around the world. Current data shows only 0.3% of doses worldwide have been administered in low-income countries, a number that the tour operator says... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators

Forget Revenge, Travel To Reconnect And Revitalize

G Adventures Offers Up To 10% Off A Range Of Trips To ‘Retravel’ This Winter

Forget Revenge, Travel To Reconnect And Revitalize Drop revenge from your travel vocabulary and add reconnection and revitalization travel to your travel descriptors. While the term ‘revenge travel’ - the urge to travel to make up for lost time in lockdown - gained popularity over the course of the pandemic, a recent survey suggests... more ›
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ACTA Applauds Suppliers’ Commission, Up Front Payment Initiatives

ACTA Applauds Suppliers’ Commission, Up Front Payment Initiatives ACTA is applauding announcements by several suppliers indicating that they will protect agent’s commissions on cancelled files and pay commission at time of booking. Wendy Paradis, ACTA president, said that: “This is exactly in line with ACTA’s recommended Best Practices released last... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

A Rare Opportunity From Maple Leaf Adventures

A Rare Opportunity From Maple Leaf Adventures Maple Leaf Adventures is offering Canadians a rare opportunity to experience one of its Great Bear Rainforest expeditions that typically sell out up to a year or more in advance. The trips take only a limited handful of people into the remote wilderness onboard Cascadia (an... more ›
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Air Transat Is Back And Flying Far And Wide

Air Transat Is Back And Flying Far And Wide Air Transat is back. The airline operated its first commercial flights on July 30 -- Montreal-Punta Cana, Punta Cana-Montreal and Montreal-Vancouver. The flights kick off the carrier’s summer program, which will include 24 routes to 16 destinations in Canada, the United States, the... more ›
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Sunwing Takes Off To The Sun

Carrier Resumes Flights As Demand For Travel Increases

Sunwing Takes Off To The Sun Late last week, Sunwing Airlines’ first flight to the sun since January took off from Toronto Pearson International Airport and Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport. Those flights marked Sunwing’s partial return to service amid Canada’s soaring vaccination rates,... more ›
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Contiki Unveils Its Bucket List Sale

Contiki Unveils Its Bucket List Sale From now until Aug. 4, Contiki is offering young Canadians and opportunity to save up to 25% off worldwide trips with the brand’s Bucket List Sale. With the global expert in epic adventures for 18-35-year-olds’ Flexibility Promise, clients can rest assured that if plans change, they can... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Specials, Tour Operators

ACV Takes Off From Quebec

ACV Takes Off From Quebec Air Canada Vacations continues to roll out its 2021-2022 flight line-up to a range of winter destinations. A brand-new nonstop route from Quebec City to Fort Lauderdale, Florida will start on November 2021 and increase in peak season, with an additional nonstop route from Quebec City to... more ›
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