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Métis Crossing Teams With Visions, Hopes & Dreams

Métis Crossing Teams With Visions, Hopes & Dreams Métis Crossing has entered a joint venture partnership with Visions, Hopes and Dreams. The new partnership establishes the Visions, Hopes and Dreams at Métis Crossing Wildlife Park. The partnership represents an important step towards reconciliation, as these Indigenous and non-Indigenous... more ›
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ACTA Targets Advisories, Vaccination Recognition

ACTA Targets Advisories, Vaccination Recognition ACTA says the federal government needs to urgently address the issues of global recognition of vaccinations as well as reverting to country-specific risk-based travel advisories for fully vaccinated travellers. The industry association says that the recognition of Canadian vaccinations by... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

Fiji Plans December 1 Border Reopening

Travel Restrictions To Be Lifted, But Entry Requirements Will Remain In Place

Fiji Plans December 1 Border Reopening Fiji will be open to visitors once again starting this December. After nearly two years of being closed to the outside world, Fiji is more than ready to safely welcome its travellers back. The 333 islands are as beautiful as ever, brimming with idyllic turquoise waters, soft white sand... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Meet The Front Runners

Travel Tech Competition Finalists Announced

Meet The Front Runners The finalists in the Front Runners Travel Tech Competition – the joint initiative between WTM London, Travel Forward and World Tourism Forum Lucerne (WTFL) – have been announced. The nine finalists – all tech-driven start-ups that fit the competition criteria of being on a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, Technology, Tourism Organizations

Reversing The Slide

New Data Shows Caribbean Tourism Outperforming Rest Of The World

Reversing The Slide Preliminary data from Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) member countries indicates that the region is outperforming the rest of the world as its recovery moves forward. During the first half of 2021, international tourist arrivals to the Caribbean reached 6.6 million, representing a 12%... more ›
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St. Kitts & Nevis Reduces Restrictions

St. Kitts & Nevis Reduces Restrictions St. Kitts & Nevis has reduced the Vacation in Place, quarantine from four (4) days to 24 hours for fully vaccinated international air travellers. Within 24 hours upon arrival into St. Kitts and Nevis, travellers staying at their "Travel Approved" Tourist Accommodation (Condo, Hotel,... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Setting A Course To Normal

IATA Survey Finds Travel Restrictions Frustrations Grow

Setting A Course To Normal Air travellers are becoming increasingly frustrated with COVID-19 travel restrictions, according to a new survey commissioned by IATA of 4,700 respondents in 11 markets in September 2021 and also found that there is confidence that the risks of COVID-19 can be effectively managed and that the... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

Slow Recovery Hits Jobs, Growth, WTTC Says

Slow Recovery Hits Jobs, Growth, WTTC Says Continued sluggish recovery will see the travel and tourism industry’s year-on-year contribution to global GDP rise by less than one third in 2021, according to new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). In 2019, the sector generated nearly US$9.2 trillion to the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Discover The World In One Province

Rediscover Ontario Campaign Supports Local Tourism Sector

Discover The World In One Province Ontario is investing $6 million in a campaign to help support the recovery of the local tourism sector. Designed by Destination Ontario -- an agency of the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries – the new campaign encourages Ontarians to safely rediscover the diversity... more ›
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Exhibitor Numbers Continue To Grow For WTM London

Exhibitor Numbers Continue To Grow For WTM London Over 65 countries will be represented by exhibitors from across the globe next month (November) at WTM London. Thousands of delegates will converge on ExCeL London from Nov. 1 to Nov. 3 for the in-person event and thanks to an innovative new hybrid format there will be a virtual event on... more ›
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