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WARWICK, R.I. - Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is promising to boost traffic at smaller airports on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean when it starts service to Europe this summer from Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York. Norwegian Air announced Thursday that it's opening new…
ASTORIA, Ore. - Astoria officials are considering placing limits on temporary lodging like Airbnb rentals to free up units for permanent residents of the coastal Oregon city. The housing shortage came up during a Tuesday city council meeting even though it wasn't on the agenda, reported…
WARWICK, R.I. - Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is promising to boost traffic at smaller airports on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean when it starts service to Europe this summer from Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York's Hudson Valley. Norwegian Air announced Thursday that…
PARIS - Iraqi officials are calling for international help to reclaim archaeological sites and other heritage destroyed by Islamic State extremists. A two-day gathering at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization headquarters in Paris beginning Thursday…
AUBURN, N.Y. - A New York museum's historical painting depicting the U.S. purchase of Alaska has been loaned to the 49th state for commemorations marking the event's 150th anniversary. Emanuel Leutze (LYT'-suh), a 19th-century German-American artist whose work includes "Washington Crossing…
It’s safe to say that Donnalea Madeley’s ‘best day ever,’ may well be April 8, although she’s had some pretty good days. In fact, the Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND) retailer was named godmother of the Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas in recognition of her philanthropic work, and on April 8, she’ll be hosting…more › The post Canadian Agent Gives Back appeared first on…
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Goway says those feeling Down because of winter weather should look at the largest destination falling Under the banner of its South Pacific lineup. The company’s Shirley Rourke told a Feb. 22 Toronto gathering that the tour operator wants travel agents “to sell Australia with confidence…and to make sure Australia is the next on their…more › The post Mixing And Mingling With Goway appeared first on T…
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The German National Tourist Office (GNTO) and Baxter Travel Media invite agents to take part in an agent webinar on Tuesday, February 28. Registration is free for all travel agents. From quaint city centers with half-timbered houses and cobblestone streets, to trendy quarters flaunting modern architecture, vibrant boulevards and a plethora of art and culture,…more › The post Learn More About Germany appeared first on…
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Transat has announced the names of the first winners in its Surprise Dates Contest, part of the company’s 30th anniversary celebrations. The winners are: Linda Francis of Stewart Travel Services in Peterborough, Ontario (Ontario-Atlantic); Kyla Coe of the AMA Travel agency in Camrose, Alberta (Western Canada); and Mijanou Lanctot of the CWT Nicole & Cie…more › The post Transat Surprise Winners Announced appeared first on…
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Etihad Airways is bringing the most popular destinations across the Indian Subcontinent, Asia and Australia closer to guests in Canada by launching its “Closer” campaign. Both Economy and Business Class guests can make the most of this offer by booking flights between Feb. 22 and March 2 on 12 routes. Guests flying in Economy Class…more › The post Etihad Connects Toronto appeared first on Tra…
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