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Private groups are big business now, say top tour operators

From the start of the global pandemic in March, the travel industry has seen the emergence of many new trends that reflect current concerns. From COVID-related travel insurance to an increase in domestic tourism, travel trends in this ‘new normal’ show that travellers are putting health and safety top of mind in 2020 and beyond.
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TTC’s new Well-being Director video works as a selling tool

The Travel Corporation’s new Well-being Director (WD) video  for travellers and the trade aims to showcase the company’s extensive well-being and hygiene measures.
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New video highlights TTC’s Xigeria Safari Lodge 

A new video from The Travel Corporation and two its many brands, Red Carnation Hotels and African Travel Inc., offers a sneak peek at the new Xigeria Safari Lodge in Botswana.
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The Travel Corporation’s US$300 million promise to agents

The Travel Corporation is making a multi-million dollar ‘Peace of Mind’ promise to its travel agent partners, divulging its financial position - with a war chest of fixed assets in excess of US$300,000,000 as of Dec. 31, 2019 - in an effort to reassure travel agents and their clients that its position amid the COVID-19 crisis is secure.
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The Travel Corporation announces industry-first Wellbeing Directors

In a travel industry first, The Travel Corporation (TTC) has invested in the creation of a dedicated Wellbeing Director (WD) position to be present on every guided vacation across three of its brands.
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How will escorted tour specialists navigate post-pandemic travel? 5 companies weigh in

Companies normally ‘think big’, but when it comes to escorted group touring in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many will instead ‘think small’ with drastically sized-down tour groups, as they formulate plans for restarting operations in a very different world.
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THE COVID-19 QUESTIONNAIRE: Wolf Paunic and Anita Emilio – Trafalgar

Like many of The Travel Corporation’s brands, Trafalgar, in accordance with ongoing travel restrictions imposed by government advisories worldwide, has now temporarily suspended all guided holidays across the globe for trips departing up and until Aug. 31, 2020.
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Happy Travel Agent Day: “There has never been a greater need to celebrate agents”

If there is one silver lining of COVID-19, it’s that the value of travel agents has never been more apparent. In the first few weeks of the pandemic, agents across the country spent countless hours helping to bring stranded clients home, rebooking them for future travel and sifting through rapidly-changing travel policies from suppliers, all while struggling to keep their businesses afloat in the midst of lockdown measures and global travel restrictions.
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The latest updates from Trafalgar, Insight, Contiki, Uniworld and more

TORONTO — Top brands in The Travel Corporation’s portfolio have suspended departures amid the coronavirus pandemic. Clients can also rebook with peace of mind, says the company. Here’s a look at the latest updates … TRAFALGAR, INSIGHT, COSTSAVER, LUXURY GOLD & CONTIKI Trafalgar, Insight, Costsaver, Luxury Gold and Contiki have temporarily suspended all guided vacations […]
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Women in travel: The Travel Corporation is leading the way

We should all be so lucky to view our jobs the way Roxanne Joyal does. As CEO and co-founder of ME to WE, the Toronto-based social enterprise, Joyal considers it not so much as a job but a lifestyle, one that has not only transformed her own life but the lives of those she works with.
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Cruise experts take on questions about ship safety & public perception
Cruise experts take on questions about ship safety & public perception
Cruising has a huge untapped market - but will those new-to-cruise travellers see cruising as safe in the wake of...
Globus hosted its first tour since March, here’s how it went
Globus hosted its first tour since March, here’s how it went
It was mission accomplished for Globus, which successfully hosted its first tour worldwide since the beginning of the...
Iberostar launches free insurance package for guests
Iberostar launches free insurance package for guests
In keeping with the new trend of suppliers and destinations offering COVID-19 related insurance coverage, Iberostar...
Winnipeg-Cancun added to ACV’s Western Canada lineup
Air Canada’s nonstop Vancouver-Cancun flights take to the skies
Air Canada Vacations has updated its existing program for Western Canada with a new flight operating from Winnipeg to...
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