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Livingstone, Zambia was the primordial reality of all of my childhood dreams. Africa is so alive; spirit, movement, instinct, survival — all awaken within. It peels back reality and earnestly offers a…
In an era when people who travel are more health-conscious, must be connected at all times and justifiably fear terrorism and robbery, perhaps it is time to review travel tips…
Both the UNWTO and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) have condemned yesterday’s terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain. In its statement the UNWTO expressed its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the innocent victims and to the people and government of Spain. Taleb Rifai, secretary-general of the UNWTO, said, “We…more › The post UNWTO, WTTC Condemn Barcelona, Cambrils Attacks appeared first on T…
08.18 / 22:23
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Small-ship adventure cruise line Australis has good news for agents with wanderlust clients interested in sailing to the “end of the world” – it is launching a second ship next year, Ventus Australis, sister ship to Stella Australis. Operating September through April, Australis itineraries showcase the natural wonders of Patagonia and Cape Horn, with departures…more › The post Australis Showcases the ‘End of the World’ appeared first on Trave…
08.18 / 22:23
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The Intrepid Group has announced a strategic partnership with polar and Latin American specialist Chimu Adventures. Intrepid has taken a 50% stake in the Australian-owned company to meet a growing demand for sustainable travel experiences from increasingly adventurous travellers. The investment from the Intrepid Group is expected to fuel further growth for both companies, enabling…more › The post Intrepid Group Acquires Chimu Adventures appeared first on…
08.18 / 22:23
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Following strong response to its first-ever cruises to Cuba announced earlier this year, Carnival Cruise Line has added five more voyages featuring extended calls in Havana in 2018. The new voyages include three five-day cruises to Havana and Cozumel or Key West departing Feb. 17, July 2 and Sept. 5; a six-day sailing featuring Havana…more › The post Carnival Expands Cuba Program appeared first on…
08.18 / 22:23
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Agents and their clients are being advised that as a result of the tragic events in Barcelona, Air Canada has implemented a goodwill policy for customers who purchased an Air Canada ticket no later than Aug. 17 and whose itinerary includes a flight to, from or via Barcelona Airport (BCN) between Aug. 17 and 21.…more › The post Air Canada Initiates Goodwill Policy On Barcelona Flights appeared first on…
08.18 / 22:23
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PARIS - From Barcelona to Times Square and beyond, extremists have used vehicles as deadly weapons with alarming frequency in recent years, whether to promote jihad, get attention or express…
TORONTO - The organizers of the Canadian National Exhibition, which opened its gates on Friday — one day after two deadly terrorist attacks in Spain — are reassuring the public …
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Its jagged, soaring peaks rise high over northwest Wyoming, but Grand Teton National Park is always in the shadow of its world-renowned neighbour, Yellowstone National Park. But thanks…
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - A group of five Buddhist monks from a monastery in southern India have stopped in Grand Junction as part of a two-year-long fundraising tour through the…
HONOLULU - A smartphone-controlled car rental service is coming to Honolulu. Servco Pacific Inc. and Toyota have partnered to launch the service, which allows users to rent, unlock and turn on…
COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS -- In late 2016 a new edition of "101 Best Australian Beaches" featured 300 metres of palm-fringed sand on uninhabited Direction Island as its number one choice. Most Australians had never heard of…
08.18 / 21:18
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