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How is a Travel Agency Like a Box of Candy? Ask Royal Caribbean’s Vicki Freed
How is a Travel Agency Like a Box of Candy? Ask Royal Caribbean’s Vicki Freed

RCCL’s SVP shares tips for growing your business.

Nearly One in Five Americans Get Scammed Booking Travel Online
Nearly One in Five Americans Get Scammed Booking Travel Online

New survey shows how using a real-life professional travel agent can spare travelers significant financial losses.

ACTA Awards Six with Travel Agency Leadership Awards
ACTA Awards Six with Travel Agency Leadership Awards

The honors, which are given in partnership with Air Canada, recognize individuals who have made a significant impact on the Canadian travel industry.

Kempinski Names New CEO
Kempinski Names New CEO

Martin Smura will take the helm as new chief executive officer starting July 1.

Travel MarketPlace 2019 Opens in Toronto
Travel MarketPlace 2019 Opens in Toronto

ACTA’s Wendy Paradis, Virgin Voyages’ Tom McAlpin, CLIA’s Charles Sylvia, and more were on hand in Toronto on Wednesday to kick off the two-day show.

Virgin Voyages Changes Inaugural Itineraries in Response to New Cuba Restrictions
Virgin Voyages Changes Inaugural Itineraries in Response to New Cuba Restrictions

Virgin's first ship, Scarlet Lady, was set to be the largest and newest ship to ever sail into Havana Harbour. 

Virgin Voyages Breaks New Ground with the Appointment of its First Ship Captain
Virgin Voyages Breaks New Ground with the Appointment of its First Ship Captain

Quebec native and current Vancouver Island resident Captain Wendy Williams will be at the helm of the Scarlet Lady when she sets sail in the spring of 2020.

Many Consumers Don’t Want to Fly the 737 Max When it Returns
Many Consumers Don’t Want to Fly the 737 Max When it Returns

As the FAA, Boeing and the airline industry attempt to reintroduce the troubled aircraft to service, one in four leisure travelers intend to avoid the plan intiially, a potential problem for travel agents.

Travel MarketPlace East 2019 Sold Out
Travel MarketPlace East 2019 Sold Out

The conference will welcome 400 travel advisors and over 100 suppliers at the Delta Toronto Airport Hotel in Toronto for two-days of business building workshops and networking.

Initiative Sees Role for Advisors in Combating Overtourism
Initiative Sees Role for Advisors in Combating Overtourism

Any effective response will require a collaborative effort, given the many players in the tourism industry.