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Hurricane Dorian

Industry’s generosity shines through in wake of Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas as a Category 5 storm on Sunday, Sept. 1. Top destinations like Nassau, Paradise Island, Exuma and Bimini were all spared. The same couldn’t be said for Grand Bahama and Abaco.
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TravelBrands, RCI to match agent donations in support of hurricane relief

TravelBrands has teamed up with Royal Caribbean International (RCI) to help support hurricane victims in The Bahamas.
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Home-based agents lead fundraising initiative in wake of Hurricane Dorian

Travel agents pull together in times of crisis, even when they’re from different agency affiliations. Recently that generous spirit has been front and centre with Travel Agents Care’s fundraising efforts for the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
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#BahamasStrong message from Strachan as Carnival resumes Bahamas calls

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation wants travellers - and their travel agents - to know that airports, resorts and attractions across many of the islands’ destinations, including Nassau Paradise Island, were unaffected by Hurricane Dorian.
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TPI to donate portion of today’s bookings to hurricane recovery efforts

Travel Professional International (TPI) is showing its solidarity with the people of the Bahamas by donating $5 for every booking made today towards hurricane relief.
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Dorian’s on the doorstep of the Carolinas, could hit Maritimes this weekend

In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian’s passing to the north, the Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board reports that the destination received minimal impact from the storm, and that member hotels and resorts were well-prepared for the storm and remained open throughout.
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The latest Dorian updates as MCO reopens and Bahamas sends out first reports

TORONTO — There are two ways the travel industry can help the Bahamas get back on its feet. Get the word out about donations for relief and recovery. And make sure winter sun clients know that the vast majority of the islands in the Bahamas, including New Providence, home to Nassau and some of the biggest resorts, weathered the storm with no major damage.
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Sandals, Atlantis Paradise Island and more issue updates in wake of Hurricane Dorian

TORONTO — Status reports are coming in from many of the top resorts in the Bahamas as the destination emerges from Hurricane Dorian.
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Hurricane Dorian has Florida in its sights; airlines, cruise lines make contingency plans

Transat is waiving change fees for flights to Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando, and WestJet has extended its rebooking window for five Florida destinations, as Hurricane Dorian churns towards Florida, potentially as a Category 4 storm.
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Hurricane Dorian could hit Florida as Category 3 storm

Hurricane Dorian is strengthening as it moves toward the U.S. Southeast coast.
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