Travel agents are often booking their clients into the major urban centres around Canada. They are often the first stop for vacationers because they are the transportation centres and the hub for many of the most interesting tourist attractions of the province.
At the same time, even while... more ›
Sports travel can be a major source of revenue for travel agents. Some agencies specialize in sending their clients to the major events that take place around the world -- such as the Olympics, Soccer’s World Cup or The Masters golf tournament in Augusta Georgia.
Others are sending... more ›
Just Waiting To Be Discovered
In Flanders' fields the poppies blow…These words have been seared into the minds of Canadians and others of the free world as a part of our annual remembrance of those who have lost lives during war years.
This region in Belgium which was the inspiration for the poem written by Canadian... more ›
Partnership delivers the best
This week, Voices of Travel host, Ron Pradinuk discusses Excellence as he takes us to some of the Finest Resorts and introduces us to the most Beloved Hotels.
Of course, Pradinuk is talking about the three quality brands that that come under the Excellence Group of resort properties in Mexico... more ›
Cuba is the island Canadians have strongly supported for decades. We love the beaches, the people, and the quality of their all-inclusive properties.
We also appreciate the fact that we have access to Cuba’s multiple tourist destinations from most major Canadian gates. And Transat has been... more ›
Something for everyone in marvellous Myrtle Beach
Every now and then there is a destination that seems to have something for visitors of all ages. In this week's Voices of Travel podcast, host Ron Pradinuk thinks he has found one of those places in Myrtle Beach South Carolina.
It is a family destination with big attractions like the Medieval... more ›
Oceans, Transat make life easy for agents
Canadians who travel south for the winter want to be sure they can access the best flights going to the best resorts when selecting their vacation options.
The partnership between Transat and Ocean Resorts brings together two of the best brands in these industry sectors in Canada.
In this... more ›
Ontario OHIP changes could impact travel costs
Earlier this year, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care proposed an amendment to Ontario's out-of-country medical coverage. If passed this amendment would put an end to OHIP's coverage of emergency services for Ontarians travelling outside of Canada.
With health care costs under... more ›
Carrier Is Flying High And It's Full Of Surprises
It was judged the best airline in America. It has been recognized for its outstanding foodservice and just last year at the World Travel Awards, it took home the honours as Mexico and Central America's leading airline brand. It's also a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance. AeroMexico... more ›
Finding the best property for family vacations can sometimes pose a dilemma for travel agents. Parents want to have some free time on their own, while active children can keep them running for the entire duration of the holiday.
The decision of where to stay becomes especially important –... more ›