Thursday June 20, 2019
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“Travel agents are our best brand ambassadors”: Palladium Hotel Group

“Travel agents are our best brand ambassadors”: Palladium Hotel Group
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Palladium Hotel Group has a brand for every client, from family-friendly Grand Palladium Hotels & Resorts to the sophisticated vibe of adults-only TRS Hotels, says Pilar Arizmendi, VP of Sales & Marketing - The Americas, Palladium Hotel Group, in this edition of Friday 5.
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Puerto Plata: More than Sun and Sand

Puerto Plata: More than Sun and Sand
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With lush mountaintops, breathtaking beaches and a rich history, Canadians can look forward to unforgettable tropical adventures when they visit Puerto Plata. Whether travellers are seeking an adventurous getaway or a relaxing beach vacation, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this popular D.R. destination.
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“There is no Planet B”: Going green with The Travel Corporation

“There is no Planet B”: Going green with The Travel Corporation
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In this week’s edition of Take Five, we sit down with Jeff Element, President of The Travel Corporation Canada to discuss the hows and whys of going green, and what everyone – travellers and travel agents alike – can do to help the cause.
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“We helped simplify the selling process”: Bahia Principe

“We helped simplify the selling process”: Bahia Principe
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Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’ decision to streamline its offering into distinct categories and experiences has helped agents better sell Bahia Principe properties to their clients.
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Transat TDC wants to grow Agent@Home; hires Lalonde to ramp things up

Transat TDC wants to grow Agent@Home; hires Lalonde to ramp things up
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What do agents look for in a host agency? “Trust, consistent support, training, web tools, strong commissions & preferred partners, and the Transat Travel Agent@Home program offers all of the above and much more,” says Agent@Home’s newly appointed director, Monique Lalonde.
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Diversity pays off when agents go home-based: Survey

Diversity pays off when agents go home-based: Survey
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Agents who have deep and diverse knowledge of many product types – not just sun and beach destinations – including cruise, river cruise, luxury, coach tours, etc. have a much higher likelihood to be successful in a home-based environment, according to the third annual National Travel Agent Survey.
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4 great tips for networking

4 great tips for networking
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Networking hasn’t gone away. It’s still important today, especially for those of us in the luxury relationship arena, but needs to be accomplished in a much more subtle way.
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JAMAICA REDUX: The Unbeaten Path

JAMAICA REDUX: The Unbeaten Path
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Although I’ve had the pleasure of visiting many times over the years, the One Love Island continues to inspire and rejuvenate itself.
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Canadian visits to Poland up 25%: Polish Tourism Organization

Canadian visits to Poland up 25%: Polish Tourism Organization
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Poland offers value for money, a warm welcome and a new experience for many North American travellers, says Magdalena Zelazowska, Director, Polish Tourism Organization, in this edition of Friday Five.
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“Home-based agents will continue to grow”: The Travel Agent Next Door on growth, success and sustainability

“Home-based agents will continue to grow”: The Travel Agent Next Door on growth, success and sustainability
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In this week’s Take Five, we ask Friisdahl about the company’s latest restructuring, why agents should join, and how the home-based segment will evolve in the coming years.
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Abu Dhabi looks to the trade to promote and sell Expo 2020 in the UAE
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Abu Dhabi hopes to reach 25 million visits during Expo 2020 and says success for the global event won’t be possible...
ACV to increase Sun capacity, particularly in the West, this winter season
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Air Canada Vacations’ newly announced winter 2019/20 flight lineup will include 25 new flights to Sun destinations as...
Insight & Luxury Gold unveil 2020 Preview collection
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Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold have released their 2020 Preview collection featuring “unbeatable” 2019 prices...
Cosmos to debut new faith-based tour in 2020, book now to save 10%
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Cosmos’ collection of 14 faith-based itineraries in 2020 will include a new small-group tour that takes pilgrims...
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