Tag: British Columbia

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019 20:07 0

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ship embarks on its 2019-20 ... Read More

Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020

Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019 23:45 0

Holland America Line guests looking to bask in the Mexican Riviera's sun-kissed climate and vibrant culture will have 20 cruises and three ships to choose ... Read More

Cunard returns to Alaska in 2020

Cunard returns to Alaska in 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 19:22 0

Luxury cruise line Cunard today announced that it will spend a full season in Alaska from June through September in 2020 on newly-refit Queen Elizabeth. ... Read More

Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner

Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 16:10 2

Boeing today delivered the 787th 787 Dreamliner to come off the production line, marking a special milestone for the super-efficient airplane family and the fastest-selling ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018 14:49 1

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the meantime, Marriott Security procedures had ... Read More

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 7, 2018 18:16 0

The Canadian Union of Public Employees has filed 72-hour strike notice for Local 4060, representing 139 flight attendants who work for ultra-low-cost carrier Flair Airlines. Read More

Vancouver Airport Authority appoints new President and CEO

Vancouver Airport Authority appoints new President and CEO

editor editor- June 19, 2013 02:43 0

RICHMOND, British Columbia - Vancouver Airport Authority Board of Directors Chair Mary Jordan today announced the appointment of Craig Richmond to the role of President ... Read More

First Gay Tourism Board joins ICTP as destination member

First Gay Tourism Board joins ICTP as destination member

editor editor- June 13, 2012 00:29 0

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA & BRUSSELS, Belgium – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that GayWhistler.com based in British Columbia has become a destination ... Read More

British Columbia expecting 100,000 new tourism jobs by 2020

British Columbia expecting 100,000 new tourism jobs by 2020

editor editor- June 6, 2012 11:22 0

VANCOUVER - B.C. tourism jobs are expected to explode in the coming years with about 100,000 new positions to be filled by 2020, according to ... Read More

Skal Seattle and Skal Victoria BC form partnership

Skal Seattle and Skal Victoria BC form partnership

editor editor- February 11, 2010 05:17 0

Two Pacific northwest travel clubs, SKAL International Seattle and SKAL International Victoria in British Columbia, have partnered to promote the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver ... Read More

25% boom in China tourists to B.C. expected if approved destination status okayed

25% boom in China tourists to B.C. expected if approved destination status okayed

editor editor- December 4, 2009 04:06 0

VANCOUVER — Chinese tourism to British Columbia could grow 25 per cent a year now that Canada has finally become an approved destination for Chinese ... Read More

Your land is my land: Vancouver hosts 2010 Olympics

Your land is my land: Vancouver hosts 2010 Olympics

editor editor- February 2, 2009 08:06 0

The Canadians have done it again! This is the third time the Olympic Games will be held in this country, although it is the first ... Read More

Call of the Bute Inlet wild

Call of the Bute Inlet wild

editor editor- September 19, 2008 06:19 0

Prior to my trip to British Columbia’s Bute Inlet, I half-heartedly agreed to going. Read More

First eco-luxury global hotel brand at Wyndansea Oceanfront Golf Resort

First eco-luxury global hotel brand at Wyndansea Oceanfront Golf Resort

editor editor- June 25, 2008 02:50 0

UCLUELET, British Columbia - Starwood Capital Group LLC and Marine Drive Properties Ltd. Read More

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