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Affluent Traveler Collection announces appointment, new properties
  •  12-14-2016 |
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The Affluent Traveler Collection has appointed Claire Y. Bidlingmaier as senior director of supplier relations and agency engagement Read more

New rules call for all-in pricing in Ontario travel ads
  •  12-14-2016 |
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Effective Jan. 1, 2017, pricing shown in travel ads in Ontario will have to include all taxes and fees under new rules announced yesterday (Dec. 13) by the provincial government. Read more

Saint Martin: A touch of Europe in the Caribbean
  •  12-14-2016 |
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Saint Martin Tourism hosted 35 travel agents at the swanky Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto last night. We dined in the Library Room, surrounded by books, but this was no Dickens tale. Read more

Jamaica Tourist Board & Airbnb announce partnership
  •  12-14-2016 |
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The Jamaica Tourist Board and Airbnb have signed an agreement, which aims to promote tourism to the island, highlight the country’s unique history and culture, and position Airbnb for continued growth in the destination Read more

New Merit Travel Group partnership creates platform for international growth
  •  12-13-2016 |
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Merit Travel Group yesterday announced it had entered into an investment agreement with H.I.S. Co. Ltd., a leading global travel services company based in Japan. Read more

Munich announces plan to become Germany's first carbon-neutral airport
  •  12-13-2016 |
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Munich Airport has announced plans to become Germany's first airport to achieve carbon-neutral operations. Read more

Just beCAUSE returns with second networking event
  •  12-12-2016 |
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The second Just beCAUSE networking event took place in Toronto recently, commemorating World AIDS Day on Dec. 1 with a benefit for the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) Read more

Tourism organizations condemn latest Turkey attacks
  •  12-12-2016 |
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The United Nations World Tourism Organization and World Travel & Tourism Council are among the organizations condemning the latest attack in Turkey this week, which killed at least 38 people and wounded 155 Read more

Switzerland’s latest offerings, from e-car road trips to free skiing for kids
  •  12-07-2016 |
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Lake Geneva, the Matterhorn Region, and Switzerland Tourism hosted about 30 travel journalists last night (Dec. 6) at the hipster haven, the Gladstone Hotel, in Toronto’s west end Read more

Agents take part in #VegasUnwrapped scavenger hunt
  •  12-06-2016 |
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Canadian travel agents hit the streets of Las Vegas last week to tackle a series of challenges in a social media scavenger hunt as part of the LVCVA's #VegasUnwrapped MegaFAM in conjunction with WestJet Read more