Incoming tourism to Germany continues to show steady growth, with an increase of 3.3% in June. According to provisional figures from the Federal Statistical Office, 39.8 million international overnights were registered across hotels and accommodation establishments with more than 10 beds... more ›
Baxter Media, Globus, Torstar Praise Tourist Boards For Their Contributions
The president of Baxter Media has thanked the different foreign tourist boards represented in this country for the contribution they make to Canada's travel industry.
David McClung told a Tuesday Toronto lunch jointly sponsored by Baxter Media, the Globus Family of Brands and Torstar that... more ›
More American Stories From Brand USA
United Stories is the latest addition to a suite of story-telling platforms by Brand USA that help illustrate and define the characteristics – and characters – of the United States. Prospective visitors to the U.S. are the intended consumers of this content, which is on a schedule of ongoing... more ›
After a successful inaugural season in 2018-2019, Sunwing has announced it will be returning to Tobago this winter with weekly direct flights from Toronto.
Sunwing is the only Canadian leisure carrier to offer direct flights to the destination, with flights operating weekly from Dec. 19,... more ›
The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) is moving its 2019 event from Hong Kong to Singapore.
In announcing the move, GWS' chairman and CEO, Susie Ellis wrote: “In 13 years of planning the Global Wellness Summit, this is a first for me. After careful consideration, we have decided to move the... more ›
CTO Conference Looks At Regional Tourism, Disaster Recovery And More
Significant advantages arise for those tourism related companies that are able to transform through any diversity in order to remain competitive in today’s changing global tourism landscape.
The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will examine the negative forces and positive tourism... more ›
Sandals Hosts VIP Trade Partners Aboard The Lady Sandals
On a beautiful summer event in Toronto, Sandals Resorts International welcomed a high-powered group of its tourist board and tour operator partners onboard the Lady Sandals for an evening of conversation and camaraderie.
It was definitely a laid-back gathering with Maureen Barnes-Smith,... more ›
Britain Puts Its History On Show
On June 6 this year, a few historic relics from the golden age of flight lifted off from an airfield in eastern England to participate in a re-enactment of the D-Day landings. It was 75 years to the day since these same aircraft had taken off in the early morning gloom to start the attacks that... more ›
Goway, Kenya Team Up To Showcase Africa Wildlife
Goway says its Kenya-bound clients can see the very creatures that are “Simba-lic” of African wildlife.
The tour operator joined with the Kenyan Tourist Board in hosting a Monday showing of the remake of Walt Disney's The Lion King, the story of a young lion cub called Simba who eventually... more ›
Despite Mishaps, Business Travellers Are Content
While over half (54%) of business travellers have experienced a mishap while on the road for work in the last year – with 52% reporting they had a delayed flight and 40% a cancelled flight – the vast majority (86%) of global travellers are satisfied with their overall business travel... more ›