"A lot of work to be done in 2018," says TICO's Richard Smart
Agency  With a number of amendments to the Ontario Travel Industry Act passed this week, TICO President & CEO Richard Smart said that the next step in bringing a number of new industry regulations into effect will begin almost immediately Read more
Air Canada thanks travel trade for a strong 2017
Airline  Representatives from across the industry attended the festivities, closing out a year marked by strong growth and new routes for the airline Read more
Club Med unveils Great Agents loyalty program
Tour Operator  Club Med has unveiled details of its redesigned loyalty program for travel agents, Great Agents. Read more
Flair Airlines to commence service today
Airline  The airline, which plans to operate 12 aircraft by the spring of 2019, will commence direct Toronto-Edmonton and Vancouver-Kelowna service, with one-stop flights and returns to Toronto. Read more
Carnival Fascination to undergo dry dock
Cruise  The renovations are due to take place in Freeport, The Bahamas, with the ship then set to resume its schedule of seven-day southern Caribbean cruises from San Juan, Puerto Rico from Feb. 18, 2018. Read more
Beaches Turks & Caicos reopens this week
Hotel  Accommodations across all five of the resort’s villages have been improved and the lobbies and public areas have new finishing touches, with new restaurants and culinary experiences available Read more
Celebrity's All-Included packages set to sail this winter
Cruise  Celebrity Cruises’ Canadian All Included Caribbean Vacation program will operate as usual this winter, with ports of call that were affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria now reopened to cruise ships Read more
Transat's hotel division plan moving ahead
Tour Operator  A president for the new division will be hired within weeks, as Transat looks to commence its hotel plans with the purchase and refurbishment of one hotel and a piece of land this year Read more
Greece & Cuba 2018
Greece & Cuba 2018