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Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals
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Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The annual 2019 Airplane and Hotel Etiquette Study results are released by Expedia, offering a deep dive into Canadian travellers' ... Read More

100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named
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100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

As we approach the first day of summer, Canadians are looking for the perfect spots to soak up some sun. ... Read More

United Airlines names new Senior Vice President of United Express
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United Airlines names new Senior Vice President of United Express

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

United Airlines today named Sarah Murphy senior vice president of United Express, where she will oversee the carrier's extensive regional ... Read More

Vancouver International Airport expansion updates
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Vancouver International Airport expansion updates

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) celebrated a major milestone with a steel topping ceremony for the expansion of the airport's International ... Read More

Okanagan Tourism in British Columbia preparing for summer crisis management
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Okanagan Tourism in British Columbia preparing for summer crisis management

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

This tourist region in British Colombia, Canada is known as the Okanagan is a region It's known for its wineries ... Read More

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution
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Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build ... Read More

Skamania Lodge in Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area joins Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio
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Skamania Lodge in Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area joins Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Benchmark has announced that Skamania Lodge, in Stevenson, Washington, has joined its expanding Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio. The 258-guest ... Read More

Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada
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Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

Northern Escape, Canada's leading heli-skiing operator is launching a new, luxurious remote lodge for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The new ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

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

American Airlines adds flights to the South
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American Airlines adds flights to the South

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Winter begins in just 226 days, but don’t worry — American Airlines has you covered with more ways than ever ... Read More

Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver
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Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

This year’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 5-11, again celebrates the role of one of the most significant and ... Read More

Sky View Observatory celebrates Seattle Pride through art, community and acceptance
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Sky View Observatory celebrates Seattle Pride through art, community and acceptance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

As Seattle celebrates Pride in June for the forty-fifth year, Sky View Observatory elevates month-long activities to new heights at ... Read More

Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month
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Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

As the hospitality industry ramps up hiring for peak tourism season in Washington, Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed May as ... Read More

African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa
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African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Cuthbert Ncube, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) regional vice-president was appointed today as the Vice President of the African Tourism ... Read More

Benchmark appoints new Director of Aquatics for The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark
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Benchmark appoints new Director of Aquatics for The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Benchmark has named Francis Vidal director of aquatics for The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark. The Benchmark Resorts & Hotels ... Read More

New team member at The Pod Hotels
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New team member at The Pod Hotels

editor editor- April 17, 2019

The Pod Hotels is striving to address the rapidly-increasing demand for affordable lifestyle hotels targeted at progressive-minded and budget-conscious travelers ... Read More

BD Hotels plans rapid expansion, hires Head Of Acquisitions & Development
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BD Hotels plans rapid expansion, hires Head Of Acquisitions & Development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

BD Hotels today announces the appointment of Rani Gharbie as the Head of Acquisitions & Development for The Pod Hotels, ... Read More

Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa
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Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Through a strategic partnership between Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, and Volara, ... Read More

America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked
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America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Ranking series of "America's Best Ecotourism Destinations" were released today. Whether it is strolling along a beach in California or ... Read More

Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020
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Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

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

Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018
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Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

America’s trade war resulted in $7.8 billion in losses for the nation’s economy, while the subsequent higher costs of imports ... Read More

U.S. Travel welcomes Destination DC Chief as National Chair
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U.S. Travel welcomes Destination DC Chief as National Chair

editor editor- February 21, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Thursday announced the election of Elliott L. Ferguson II, president and CEO of Destination DC, ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!
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TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel
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Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More

Cunard returns to Alaska in 2020
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Cunard returns to Alaska in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Luxury cruise line Cunard today announced that it will spend a full season in Alaska from June through September in ... Read More

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named
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Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

Seasoned travel experts partnered with some of the world’s top travel influencers to produce the compelling list of top Instagram-worthy ... Read More

Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner
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Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

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

American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid
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American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

American Airlines is opening up new options for summer travel with additional flights to more cities across the U.S. as ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

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

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines
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About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 7, 2018

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

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii
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Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2018

UPDATE: The Tsunami Threat was canceled at 1.10 am local time. Earlier eTN Reported: If you are currently visiting a ... Read More

Tsunami Warning issued for New Caledonia and Vanuatu
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Tsunami Warning issued for New Caledonia and Vanuatu

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 19, 2017

A Pacific Tsunami warning in effect for New Caledonia and Vanutu after a 7.0 earthquake earlier. More information pasted below: ... Read More

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Brand USA hosts first-ever China MegaFam

editor editor- November 5, 2016

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with United Airlines, hosted its first-ever China familiarization ... Read More

Boeing CEO applauds US-Colombia trade pact
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Boeing CEO applauds US-Colombia trade pact

editor editor- April 8, 2011

"We applaud the agreement between the United States and Colombia to move forward with the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) text ... Read More

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