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À bientôt, Ms. Shackleford
Friends come together with well-wishes for Canadian manager of Tourism Ireland as she moves on from her post
Terrilyn Kunopaski
Jayne Shackleford & husband 
Michael Ramage 
Travel partners and friends joined Tourism Ireland's Jayne Shackleford for a fond farewell party last night in Toronto. After nearly 16 years with the tourism board, she's off on a one-year journey with her family to various parts of the globe, starting in Ireland and continuing on to Mexico, South America and other parts of Europe. She moved to Toronto in 2003, after some time with Tourism Ireland in New York City. Shackleford... Full text... and comments...
Air Algerie flight disappears from radar, confirmed crashed
116 people reportedly onboard
!!! Air Algerie flight disappears from radar, confirmed crashed
Five Canadians were reportedly on the Air Algerie flight that crashed this morning. The news officially broke earlier today that flight AH5017 went off the radar. Now, the CBC is reporting that an Algerian aviation official confirmed the plane went down, though didn't offer more details. Six... Full text... and comments...
Trafalgar releases 2015 USA & Canada program
Includes five new trips, 47 itineraries
!!! Trafalgar releases 2015 USA & Canada program
Trafalgar has unveiled what it is calling "its most innovative and immersive USA & Canada program to date." The 2015 portfolio comprises 47 different itineraries, including more than 100 Insider Experiences and 23 Be My Guest dining experiences. Showcasing five new itineraries and spanning USA & Canada as well as Mexico and Costa Rica, the guided holidays range from seven to 27 days duration. The expanded product offering incorporates Regional, Discovery, At Leisure and Family, to cater to various travel desires and required pace. New guided... Full text... and comments...
Another charge under the Ontario Travel Industry Act
!!! Another charge under the Ontario Travel Industry Act,
Maria Rowena Santiago Belen has been charged with one count of operating as a travel retailer without registration contrary to section 4(1) (a) of the Ontario Travel Industry Act, 2002. She offered travel services in Toronto and elsewhere in Ontario. A court appearance is scheduled... Full text... and comments...
IPW heads to New Orleans for 2016
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New Orleans will be the venue for IPW 2016, the U.S. Travel Association announced Wednesday. Greater Miami and The Beaches was originally the planned host city, but arrangements for the event were postponed when the City of Miami Beach Commission voted through a $500 million renovation and expansion of the city's convention center, set to begin in 2015 and last... Full text... and comments...
Orlando gets set for Magical Dining Month
Coming in September with greatest number of restaurants in the program’s history
!!! Orlando gets set for Magical Dining Month
Returning in its ninth year with 75 restaurants, Visit Orlando's Magical Dining Month coming in September will include more dates than ever before thanks to the addition of a special preview week starting Aug. 25. Following three-course dinners for $33 at some of the area's most renowned restaurants, diners can turn an evening out into an... Full text... and comments...
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