Mrs. B was my boss. She was my mentor. She was my friend.
And I have to admit that I have struggled to find the right words to capture all of the different shadings of a life that has stretched over two centuries, nine decades, three countries and two continents.
To capture... more ›
Sabre and Google are developing an Artificial Intelligence-driven (AI) technology platform that is an industry first in travel.
The technology, known as Sabre Travel AI, is infused with Google’s state-of-the-art AI technology and advanced machine-learning capabilities that will help... more ›
Israel taps into technology to turn travel around
Special to Canadian Travel Press
As Gal Hana sees it, while the industry may have some time on its collective hands, that down time is the perfect opportunity to improve processes and efficiency. The Consul & Director of Tourism Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism also points out that... more ›
Canadian Travel Press catches up with Globus family of brands’ managing director, Stephanie Bishop, only to learn that she’s been back on the road for the first time since the pandemic locked the industry down back in March.
Good news is hard to come by for the travel industry these... more ›
The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) has been named one of 2020’s World Travel Leaders during a virtual event that took place as part of WTM Virtual.
TIAC was nominated by Canadian Travel Press (one of WTM’s official media partners) in recognition of the private sector... more ›
GBTA members cite government restrictions, policies as biggest barriers
According to the latest Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) poll, 76% of respondents believe that rapid testing prior to departure, and waiving quarantining requirements for those who test negative, to be the best way to open up international travel; and among European members responding,... more ›
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Costa Rica is ready to welcome Canadian travellers back and the country’s Minister of Tourism, Gustavo Segura Sancho talks with Canadian Travel Press this week about the steps the country has... more ›
Canadian Travel Press’ Editor-In-Chief And Baxter Media's Co-Founder Was Truly An Industry Icon
Baxter Media management and staff is deeply saddened to report the passing of its one and only, Editor-In-Chief, Edith Baxter.
Edith passed peacefully at her home in Toronto, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
For over 50 years, Mrs. B – as she was known throughout the... more ›
A non-profit public trust is hailing what it says was the successful transatlantic testing of a digital health pass aimed at ensuring safer travel and the reopening of borders closed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Switzerland-based Common Project Foundation and the World Economic... more ›
Prominent figures in the United States’ tourist trade are expressing confidence in its long-term prospects, even as the coronavirus pandemic continues to dramatically curtail international visitations to the country.
Chris Thompson, president of Brand USA – which promotes the... more ›