Jiri Duzar of Czech Tourism says his homeland is smack-dab in the middle of Europe, something that he says well serves visitors wanting to explore different countries on that continent.
Duzar told a Tuesday Toronto audience that the Czech Republic's physical location clearly puts it in a... more ›
Canadian Agents Invited To Social Media Webinar
As part of its ongoing, weekly webinar series created exclusively for travel agents, Sandals Resorts is getting social this Friday.
This week's topic shares Social Media tips and more – specifically, how agents can incorporate engaging social media content – with Sandals & Beaches... more ›
IATA Going Global With New Paperless ID Card
Canada is one of only two testing grounds for IATA's brand-new digital Travel Professional ID Card, which went mobile via the AgentExperience app last week. If all goes without a hitch here and in Australia, the paperless card is expected to go global in a couple of months, reports Quebec editor,... more ›
NARAT is offering agents a chance to discover Indochina on its Ultimate Indochina FAM, which takes place from Nov. 15-28.
The fam includes return airfare from Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver and the 14-day specialty educational program visits the important highlights of Vietnam and Cambodia;... more ›
Specialist Program Rewards Top-producing Agents
The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched the Pure Grenada Specialist & Loyalty Program.
The comprehensive travel agent university platform is a strategic endeavor utilized by the GTA to promote all the products of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
With the help of the... more ›
Sunwing is encouraging agents to Learn, Earn, and WIN as part of its partner of the month promotion with four of Cuba's most popular resort chains: Royalton Luxury Resorts, Memories Resort & Spa, Grand Memories Resorts, Sanctuary at Grand Memories Resorts and Starfish Resorts.
From now... more ›
Destination Opens Program To Canadian Agents
The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA) has revamped its travel agent specialist program. The recently upgraded program is called “Saint Lucia Expert” or SLEx and is open to travel agents in Canada.
SLEx is an innovative online educational and loyalty program designed to engage travel... more ›
First Annual Agents' Choice Gala A Stellar Success
It was a night when the stars of the Canadian travel industry shone brightly as Baxter Media – along with presenting sponsors, Air Canada and Sandals Resorts International; feature sponsors, WestJet, TravelBrands and the Jamaica Tourist Board – welcomed a sold out crowd for the first annual... more ›
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TL Network Conference Session Takes Aim At Recruitment
The more suppliers the more business, the more agent profiles the bigger the engagement were some of the takeaways from yesterday's Canada Focus, a session for Canadian agents and affiliate agencies, part of the second day of TL Network's EDGE Conference in Las Vegas, reports Ilona Kauremszky... more ›
Top Canadian Agencies Recognized During Awards Event
Canadian member agencies were feted at the Travel Leaders Network conference now known as EDGE (Educate, Discover, Gather, Evolve) which is taking place at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas this week, writes Ilona Kauremszky reporting for Press Today from the event.
Considered one of the travel... more ›