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Can The Cruise Industry Stay Afloat?

Can The Cruise Industry Stay Afloat? To get a sense of how they’re coping during this challenging time, in the latest edition, Travel Courier chats with representatives from Celebrity Cruises, Inc., Silversea Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean International about the recovery of cruising. Hear... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Cruise, News, Trends & Research

Responsible Travel Redefined

‘Returning To Normal’ Not A Good Option For The Planet

Responsible Travel Redefined The cofounder of Arctic exploration specialist Adventure Canada says he personally wouldn't welcome the "return to normal" many people have been dreaming of during the coronavirus pandemic. Bill Swan said during a Wednesday Baxter Media webcast on responsible travel that the term suggests to... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations

IC Contracts Topic Of ACTA Webinar

Association Adds Contract Template & Travel Waiver To Business Resources

IC Contracts Topic Of ACTA Webinar On Aug. 19, ACTA will be hosting a webinar -- in collaboration with HR à La Carte – to provide its members and non-members an HR overview on the Independent Travel Agent model; as well as answering participants’ questions. Information is available on the ACTA website and there will be a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents, Travel Law

More Cooperation Needed

GBTA Urges Harmonized Health Protocols, Coordinated Contact-Tracing Technologies

More Cooperation Needed The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has reiterated the importance of cooperation between the EU, Canada and the US to restore safe travels and reboot the economy. The association is urging the European Commission, EU governments, Ottawa, and the White House to pursue talks to find... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

JTB Taking Agents Back To School

JTB Taking Agents Back To School The Jamaica Tourist Board’s (JTB) is inviting Canadian agents to expand their destination product knowledge by enrolling in Jamaica Training University -- a new weekly training series that kicks of today (Aug. 13), with classes being held every Thursday going forward. Designed for... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

Discover Your Faith In 2021 

Globus & Cosmos Reveal Religious Small-Group Discoveries for 2021

Discover Your Faith In 2021  For those looking for a deeper, more meaningful travel experience, Globus and Cosmos offer an enlightening collection of faith-based vacations around the world that represent inspiring places to bow heads and lift hearts. In 2021, the Globus family of brands’ has unveiled a robust... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators

Incentives For Groups From Bahamas Paradise

Incentives For Groups From Bahamas Paradise Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line has unveiled details of incentives for agents booking new 2021 group sailings to Grand Bahama Island or Nassau. Agents can offer their clients a getaway to familiar, uncrowded destinations that are close to home, receiving up to 20% commission and no initial... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, COVID-19, Cruise, News, Travel Agents

It’s #TravelWebcastWednesday

Don’t Miss Responsible Travel Redefined – Today @ 1 pm

It’s #TravelWebcastWednesday Today’s the day. #TravelWebcastWednesday brings together industry leaders for a session on Responsible Travel Redefined. Following the onset of COVID-19, the rapid shutdown of businesses and traffic brought a something of a reprieve to the natural world for a few quiet months as the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Masking The Question – Part 2

Masking The Question – Part 2 This week, TraveLaw Online’s Doug Crozier and Tim Law of Heifetz, Crozier, Law respond to another question about mask wearing and how to walk-in customers who refuse to wear one. Q: I can deal with staff who may be hesitant to wear a mask in the office, but it’s the walk-in customers who... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Travel Agents, Travel Law

Caribbean G-8 Collaborate On New Campaign

Caribbean G-8 Collaborate On New Campaign A group of 8 neighbouring Caribbean islands have joined together to rethink and reimagine their tourism marketing strategy as they reopen their borders. Nevis, St. Kitts, Saba, St. Eustatius (Statia), French Saint Martin, Dutch St. Maarten, Anguilla and St. Barths have teamed up to form a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations
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