Shrewsbury travel agent wins top prize after tough 18 months for the industry

Claire Moore receives her Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Award Peakes Travel Elite has won another prestigious award to add to its growing collection, which notably includes its ranking among the top 50 travel agencies in the UK and Ireland. They received a “Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Award” at a brilliant awards ceremony in London, hosted by comedian Tom Allen and …

Travel security zones will be no-tourist zones

Tourism Fiji CEO Brent Hill and Permanent Secretary of Health Dr James Fong. [Image: Fijian Government] Hotels and tour operators in Fiji that welcome tourists must all become Care Fiji Commitment certified by the COVID-19 Risk Management Working Group. The Care Fiji Commitment certification will be the industry standard for COVID-safe tourism. All hotels and tours will need to meet …

Latinx Travel Club to host inaugural summit

WHY IT RATES: The inaugural summit takes place during Hispanic Heritage Month. –Janeen Christoff, Senior Editor of TravelPulse Latinx Travel Club, a digital media company powered by Ventyour Inc., showcasing the beauty, power and diversity of Latinx people through a portfolio of travel, technology, music and other channels, will host its first Latinx Travel Summit October 15-17. , 2021, in …

Cathay Pacific makes NDC content available to travel agents connected to Amadeus

The two organizations have started work on integrating Cathay Pacific’s NDC content into the Amadeus travel platform. Today, Cathay pacific, supported by Amadeus technology, deepens this commitment to NDC by planning to offer a range of content available on the Amadeus travel platform, to the world’s largest network of travel vendors. This announcement builds on Cathay Pacific’s existing distribution strategy, …

Travel Safe Alliance Malaysia to reopen tourism

Four major players in Malaysia’s tourism, trade events and airline industry have come together to speed up destination preparation and facilitate Malaysia’s reopening to business and leisure travelers. Malaysian Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers and Suppliers (MACEOS), Malaysian Hotel Association (MAH), Malaysian Association of Travel and Travel Agents (MATTA) and Malaysia Aviation Airlines Group (MAG) made up of Malaysia …

Lincolnshire travel agent on ‘huge bet’ of opening during pandemic

A Lincolnshire travel agent said people called him ‘crazy’ for setting up a shop on Main Street amid the coronavirus pandemic. Shaun Taylor, 41, launched his Bourne-based travel business in June, despite numerous international travel restrictions still in place. But despite calling the move a “massive gamble,” Shaun says he’s now recruiting staff due to its success so far and …

Benefits of Travel Agents – Why You Should Use a Travel Agent

Last summer I took one of the longest and most complicated trips of my life. This was a 26 day tour of Italy, Croatia and Greece that included planes, trains, cars and ferries, all of which had to be coordinated to make sure I met entry requirements imposed by Covid for each country. The trip went almost without a hitch …

Blue Cloud Travel Intensifies Leisure and Business Travel Services; forms a partnership with the main travel destinations

Leading company Blue Cloud Travel has stepped up efforts to offer travel advice, itinerary planning and travel arrangements for those looking to explore new places. As the world opens up again after more than a year of pandemic-induced closures, leading company Blue Cloud Travel has stepped up its leisure and business travel services for travelers across the United States . …