At home around the world
Most travel agents may have never heard of this non-profit organization. But in this week's Voices of Travel, host Ron Pradinuk will introduce agents to Friendship Force which has helped send thousands around the world. And even though its base of being is homestays, it holds a bonanza... more ›
Take a listen to the Emirates story
On long haul flights, passengers expect comfort, entertainment, and exemplary service. On today's Voices of Travel, host Ron Pradinuk talks with one of the acknowledged leaders in the sector.
Having just been judged by SkyTrax voters as the best for in-flight entertainment, tops in business... more ›
Every now and then an established company re-invents itself. That's what's happening with Anderson Vacations.
This week, Voices of Travel host, Ron Pradinuk talks to the people who are driving change at the new Anderson Vacation.
Under new ownership, Jai Mukerji is the person responsible for... more ›
Talking insurance with Allianz Global Assistance's Dan Keon
In this edition of Voices of Travel, host Ron Pradinuk explores a sector of the travelling public travel agents may not have thought much about for insurance sales.
It's those travellers who come here from other places to spend time with Canadian friends and relatives. Are they covered in... more ›
Talking river cruising with Stéphanie Bishop
River cruising has experience unprecedented growth over the past decade. Today, you can book trips for your clients on most of the major rivers in the world.
Europe certainly has some of the most popular itineraries – and one of the most successful brands in the river cruise sector –... more ›
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Clifden may be a small community in southern Ireland but its connections are so strong to Canada that it celebrates Canada Day, as we do, every July 1.
Barberstown Castle was owned until recently by guitarist and singer, Eric Clapton, and now you can rent one of the rooms in the castle... more ›
On the move with the Palladium Hotel Group
With over 6,000 rooms already available in their properties in Mexico and the Caribbean and another 1,500 set to open in the near future, the Palladium Hotel Group is clearly are a company on the move.
In this week's Voices of Travel podcast, host Ron Pradinuk talks with Jacques De Paep,... more ›
Talking payment compliance with Proconform's Annie Chouinard
As of March 1, all travel agencies had to comply with the Payment Card Industries Data Security Standard. It sounds simple enough if you’re a back office accountant, but there is a lot to understand in the process and demands of the PCI.
Annie Chouinard is a payment compliance expert. After... more ›
The renowned Sundance Film Festival, Utah Jazz basketball, and some of North America’s best skiing: These and more make a trip to Salt Lake City and the Park City region an opportunity for very real and unique discoveries.
In this week's edition of Voices of Travel, host Ron Pradinuk talks... more ›
It's one of Canada's most visited city. The views are spectacular, and its harbour is home to cruise ships and dozens of on- and off-the-water activity options.
Vancouver draws people from around the world for its world class shopping, dining and its postcard like photo opportunities.
In this... more ›