The European Travel Commission, the European Tourism Association (ETOA) and Eurail B.V. published the results of the Long-Haul Travel Barometer (LHTB) for September – December 2019. Findings indicate that Europe is gaining increased attention as a tourism destination from overseas markets for... more ›
It's all about the WOW these days at Transat Distribution Canada (TDC).
As Louise Fecteau will tell you, she has no doubt that retail travel professionals will be around for a long, long time just as long as “they provide their customer with a different experience -- a WOW... more ›
Carrier Celebrates 100 Years Of Flying With Canadian Partners
A hundred years in any business is quite an achievement. A century of flying in the airline business is, not to put too fine a point on it, simply astounding.
And if you ask KLM executive committee member, Barbara Van Koppen how the airline has been able to do it, she'll tell you that it... more ›
Just You says its potential clientele is just growing.
In fact, says the tour operator's Nick Roberti, the solo travel specialist that provides each passenger with a room on its group tours and doesn't charge single supplements, has a large potential audience for its tours, with 2016... more ›
Baxter Media's Greg Coates Wins Two Awards At Annual Event
Canadian visitations to the United States have dipped this year, but the president of an American marketing firm that monitors cross-border travel predicts the drop will soon be reversed.
Scott Johnson of Travel Market Insights told Friday's (Oct 4) Discover America Canada's annual media day... more ›
More Rooms, More Travellers
Tourism to Jamaica is heating up with a booming increase in arrivals and big-name resorts coming online across the island destination.
“Jamaica is experiencing record-breaking numbers, undergoing major developments, and receiving global recognition like never before,” said Donovan White,... more ›
Association Launches Its 25by2025 Campaign
IATA has launched the 25by2025Campaign -- an airline industry initiative to advance gender diversity in the airline industry by 2025.
The campaign is a voluntary commitment by participating IATA member airlines. Key among the commitments of airlines participating in the 25by2025 Campaign... more ›
New Heights Cannabis Tourism Summit To Focus On Cannabis Tourism In Canada
The tourism and cannabis industries will come together during the first annual New Heights Cannabis Tourism Summit on Oct. 28, 2019 at Blue Mountain Village Conference Centre.
Jennifer Mason, founder of the Cannabis Tourism Summit, said: “Canada has caught the world’s attention with the... more ›
Air Canada, Key North American Carriers Taking The Initiative On NDC
Air Canada is playing a leading role in the ongoing development of IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) initiative. Along with fellow North America carriers United, jetBlue and American as well as 17 other members from around the globe, AC has been designated a `Leaderboard’ airline,... more ›
IGTO's New Director Is Here To Make Some Noise
As Gal Hana sees it, opportunity is knocking for Israel's tourism industry in the Canadian market. And as the new director for Canada for the Israel Government Tourist Office, Hana plans to “make some noise” about it during his time here.
Off the top, it's certainly “noise worthy,”... more ›