During is 2019 AGM, the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) update registrants attending on its accomplishments during the previous fiscal year. And one of the key themes at this year's AGM was the continuous evolution of the travel industry.
“We live and work in an exciting era, one... more ›
Tourism Vancouver reports that 2018 was another banner year, with the city welcoming 10.7 million overnight visitors to Metro Vancouver. That represents a new best for Metro Vancouver's tourism industry and the sixth consecutive record-breaking year.
The collective efforts of tourism... more ›
Florida Wants Canadians To Get Off The Beaten Path
There's no doubt that Canadians know Florida well, observed VISIT FLORIDA's Sam May during a stop at Press Today's offices in Toronto yesterday, but he's quick to add that there's more to the state that they may not know about.
In fact, May explained to PT that VISIT FLORIDA has done a bit of... more ›
New research figures by Visit Britain give Great Britain the number one ranking amongst seven other European countries for popularity amongst Canadian LGBTQ holiday-makers – just in time for the Pride Parade in Toronto last weekend.
Britain came out ahead of Spain and the Netherlands tied... 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 ›
2019 Agents' Choice Awards Gala Hits New Heights
Where were you when the Toronto Raptors won the NBA Championship?
Well, for close to 400 of the Canadian travel industry's finest, the answer to that question is they were at the second annual Agents' Choice Awards Gala at the Arcadian Court in Toronto.
It was a night of celebration and... more ›
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Carrier Marks National Indigenous Peoples Day With Special Flight
Air Canada marked National Indigenous Peoples Day by highlighting the achievements and contributions of its Indigenous employees.
This week, AC185 from Toronto to Vancouver, operated with Air Canada's flagship Boeing 787 Dreamliner, was flown by an all-Indigenous full crew of two pilots and... more ›
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 ›
Representatives from San Francisco Travel welcomed a high profile group of travel agents, tour operators, airline executives and meeting planners at Toronto's trendy Don Alfonso 1890 last night (June 19), updating them on a host of happenings taking place in the City by the Bay.
New hotel... 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 ›