Tourism Toronto Launches New Destination Campaign
Tourism Toronto has launched a brand new destination marketing campaign, Let Yourself In.
The launch comes on the heels of the Toronto Raptors capturing the NBA title and the city's sense of welcome and diversity that's attracting world attention.
As well, the campaign also arrives as... more ›
Sandals Resorts Hailed As Good Corporate Citizens
Jamaica's minister of tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett has hailed Sandals Resorts as a prime example of indigenous companies in the tourism sector that are taking their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to new heights, ensuring that the positive impact of tourism is reaching all corners of... more ›
New York Lights It Up For Pride Celebrations
New York's five boroughs are lighting up with rainbows all this month in celebration of the queer community and the first WorldPride in the United States.
Throughout June, approximately 4 million visitors in addition to locals will witness an awe-inspiring expression of LGBTQ+ representation... more ›
Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has launched its summer campaign for 2019: Brilliant Barbados Fly into Savings.
The promotion, which will run in both the U.S. and Canada between now and October, offers travellers the opportunity to experience Barbados for less, yet do more.
CEO of... more ›
Escape To St. Vincent And The Grenadines
“In the cottages, there’s no WiFi, there’s no TV. There’s minimal technology – only a Bose sound dock for music and a Nespresso coffee machine. That’s it,” General Manager Matthew Semark explains upon arrival at Petit St. Vincent Private Island, a 115-acre tropical oasis in the... 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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The awareness and promotion of a Canadian perspective on vacations to the United States is a big plus that the new Brand USA office in Canada brings to the table, says the director of the office.
“Canadians tend to have certain preferences for their vacations to the U.S.,” said Colin... more ›
The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA) has announced a new organizational structure in Canada that streamlines marketing operations.
Under the new structure, marketing activities for Canada are now assigned to the SLTA head office in Saint Lucia in order to optimize capabilities across the... more ›
Exports generated by international tourism reached US$1.7 trillion in 2018, a 4% increase in real terms over the previous year, a new report from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) shows.
For the seventh year in a row, tourism exports grew faster than merchandise exports (+3%),... more ›
With such iconic landmarks as Mt. Hood, the Columbia River gorge – one of the top places in the world to windsurf – and Crater Lake, it's no wonder Oregon is attracting adventure seekers like never before, writes assistant editor, Greg Coates in this week's Travel Courier cover... more ›