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Nexion Ready For The Next 25

Nexion Travel Group is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2020 with a firm belief in the future and the value of travel advisors. Coming from a small tech company to a travel industry powerhouse, Nexion Travel Group has seen the ups and downs of the world of travel, and its story …

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AC eUpgrades Make It Easier For Aeroplan Members

Air Canada is introducing improvements to eUpgrades in advance of the relaunch of its Aeroplan program on Nov. 8, 2020. The improvements will make it easier for Air Canada Status members to use their eUpgrade credits, while improving the value and consistency of this market-leading benefit. Mark Nasr, vice president, loyalty …

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Sunwing Resumes Flights On Nov. 6

Sunwing will be resuming flight service on Nov. 6, 2020. It will be offering guaranteed flights as of that date, with departures from Toronto to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic on Fridays and Sundays; from Toronto to Cancun in Mexico on Saturdays and Sundays from Nov. 7; from Toronto …

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Seeking Safety

In its most recent tracking study of American travellers, Longwoods International reports that “clear safety and cleanliness protocols matter to Americans when considering where to stay on their upcoming trips.” The study found that lodging properties with cleaning and hygiene programs are sought by 55% of travellers, and mask-wearing requirements …

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More Cancellations By Carnival Cruise Line

With the extension of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) No-Sail Order for cruise operations, Carnival Cruise Line is notifying guests and travel agents that it has cancelled cruises from all U.S. homeports except Miami and Port Canaveral for November and December 2020. While operations from Miami and Port …

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Pressure To Drop Quarantines Intensifies

As the year-end holiday season fast approaches, European aviation bodies are intensifying their call to replace quarantine measures with passenger testing; arguing that this will provide far greater assurance and ability for cross-border travellers to plan family reunions or vacations during this important holiday period. It will also serve as …

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We Salute You … All Of You

Not even a global pandemic could prevent Baxter Media from paying tribute to those in the travel industry who are truly deserving of tributes. On Thursday, Baxter Media took the high-tech route to host the 2020 Agents’ Choice Awards Virtual Gala and salute the favourites of its annual, and 21st, …

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It’s Agents’ Choice Awards Gala Day

Find out who all your favourites are this afternoon. There’s still time to register to be a part of this historic event at: https://www.travelpress.com/aca-2020-gala/ The Baxter Media team is thrilled to deliver the highly-anticipated Agents’ Choice Awards Virtual Gala presented by Manulife and WestJet today at 1PM EST. You won’t want …

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Six Months Later … The Sequel 

In a follow-up to last week’s cover story about travel agencies, Travel Courier heads to the frontline to get a sense of how things are going for travel advisors and what recovery looks like. Six months and counting into the worldwide pandemic, Shelly Monroe is surprised to still be looking …

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IHG Appoints New Senior Vice-President, Analytics & Insights

ATLANTA — IHG has appointed David Oppenheim as senior vice-president, Analytics & Insights. The move is IHG’s investment in data-driven decision making and the further development of a team of professional data scientists that enhance strategic and tactical business decisions for all IHG brands and channels. This high-caliber insights team …

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