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Volume 17. Issue 88. 23rd October 2017. View Online
Falcon/Thomson rebrands as TUI in Ireland

Falcon & Thomson has disappeared! Yes folks its now just TUI.

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The Falcon Team; Antoinette Young, Belinda Vazquez and Charlotte Brenner.
The Falcon Team; Antoinette Young, Belinda Vazquez and Charlotte Brenner.
ITAA Conference in Porto - The Golf Day

The ITAA 2017 annual conference golf day teed off in the Oporto links golf club.

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Runners up: Joe Tully (Tully Travel) Dave Conlon (Travelport) Paul Dawson (Dawson Travel) Des Abbott (Des Abbott Travel) and Jim Tobin (FCm)
Runners up: Joe Tully (Tully Travel) Dave Conlon (Travelport) Paul Dawson (Dawson Travel) Des Abbott (Des Abbott Travel) and Jim Tobin (FCm)
Northern Ireland Travel Awards - Fantastic night as always

The Northern Ireland Travel Awards, were held as usual in the great Slieve Donnard Hotel, organised and run by Jonathan Adair (NITN).

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Diane Poole and Ian Baillie (both Stena Line)
Diane Poole and Ian Baillie (both Stena Line)
Tourism NI teams with celebrity psychologist to encourage people to refresh their autumn break

Tourism Northern Ireland and celebrity psychologist Geoffrey Beattie have joined forces to encourage people to visit somewhere new this autumn and take a short, refreshing break in Northern Ireland.

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Travelbiz TV at the TUI launch

Travelbiz TV was in attendance the TUI launch in Number 22 and it was a fantastic night.

ITAA Conference in Porto - The work!

Following a great first days golf, delegates got down to some serious work at the ITAA Conference business meetings.

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John Galligan (J Galligan Travel)putting a question to the panel on CAR bonding
John Galligan (J Galligan Travel)putting a question to the panel on CAR bonding
Air Arabia Maroc Agadir press Fam

Pat Keenan reports for Travelbiz: Following our inaugural Air Arabia Maroc direct flight from Dublin to Agadir

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Pat Keenan (reporting for Travelbiz) picked up some birds! (Hmmmmmm..Editor)
Pat Keenan (reporting for Travelbiz) picked up some birds! (Hmmmmmm..Editor)
Bikes, Bullet Trains and Burial Chambers - Finnair/Intrepid China Fam

Shane Cullen (Senior Reporter Travelbiz) reports: A four-hour bullet train journey from Beijing brought us to Xi'an.

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Brendan White (Tropical Sky) and Sarah McCarthy (Travel Counsellors) onboard the Bullet Train
Brendan White (Tropical Sky) and Sarah McCarthy (Travel Counsellors) onboard the Bullet Train
Northern Ireland Travel Awards - The Gala Dinner

Travelbiz took time off from his dinner (!)....ok I can hear you say “He needs to!”, but running around taking pictures is good for the appetite!

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Jason Whelan (Blue Insurance) Olwen McKinney (Amadeus) andOnur Gull (Turkish Airlines)
Jason Whelan (Blue Insurance) Olwen McKinney (Amadeus) andOnur Gull (Turkish Airlines)
More than a few world records - longest wall and largest bird nest - Finnair/Intrepid Travel Fam

Shane Cullen (Senior Reporter Travelbiz) reports: On day two of our Intrepid Travel, Highlights of China tour, the group set off by private minibus and arrived at the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China.

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Another pic on the wall (or should that be brick!) Raya Santagati (Shandon Travel) with Gina Smyth (Best4Travel)
Another pic on the wall (or should that be brick!) Raya Santagati (Shandon Travel) with Gina Smyth (Best4Travel)
ITAA Conference in Porto - Vista Alegre, a very special evening

Following a very successful conference day, ITAA delegates were treated to a visit to the Vista Alegre.

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The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines and a very special performance from the amazing Father and son Fernando and Fernando
The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines and a very special performance from the amazing Father and son Fernando and Fernando
Irish Agents get lei’d at Hawaii Trade night

Declan Mescall (Features Editor Travelbiz) reports:

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Aloha from the Hawaiian dancers
Aloha from the Hawaiian dancers
Annual German Travel Dinner & Travel Writers Awards

The Annual German Tourist Board dinner, combining the German Travel Writers Awards was held in Cafe En Seine.

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The ATTS Team of Catherine Grennell-Whyte,Linda Mackin and Martin Whelan
The ATTS Team of Catherine Grennell-Whyte,Linda Mackin and Martin Whelan
Emirates winner of VIP trip to see Man Utd-v-Arsenal

Vinod Pillai (Oscar Travel) is one of the lucky winners of the Emirates September Bonanza Giveaway. Vinod has won a VIP trip for 2 to Arsenal v Man Utd at the Emirates Stadium on the 2nd December. Well done Vinod and enjoy.

Vinod Pillai (Oscar Travel) receives his prize
Vinod Pillai (Oscar Travel) receives his prize
DoSomething Different Orlando Fam

DoSomethingDifferent.com and Universal Orlando Resorts teamed up to take 12 lucky agents to Orlando

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The group in  Universal Resort, Orlando
The group in Universal Resort, Orlando
Cirque du Soleil Launches New Online Training Program - With Grand Prize Las Vegas Holiday

Cirque du Soleil is celebrating the launch of its new travel trade online training program ‘Discover Cirque’ with an exciting chance to win a trip to Las Vegas.

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At the Michael Jackson One show
At the Michael Jackson One show
Northern Ireland Travel Awards - The Winners

The awards are what everyone was there for and all were deserving winners.

 To see a list of winners CLICK HERE.

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Northern Ireland Travel Agent of the year 2017: Downe Travel Downpatrick
Northern Ireland Travel Agent of the year 2017: Downe Travel Downpatrick
Cassidy Travel - Opens up USA for 2018

With record numbers of Irish holidaymakers set to head Stateside next year, enticed by new routes and a weak dollar, Cassidy Travel has launched their biggest ever USA brochure

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San Francisco
San Francisco
Benedicte Duval (New GM Air France / KLM UK & Ireland) meets Travelbiz

Benedicte Duval (New General Manager Air France / KLM UK & Ireland) met Gerry Benson (Publisher & Editor Travelbiz) for an update on the Irish services.

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Benedicte Duval (GM Air France / KLM UK & Ireland)
Benedicte Duval (GM Air France / KLM UK & Ireland)
ITAA Conference in Porto - The last day

The last day of the ITAA conference in Magical Porto allowed delegates to experience Porto’s soul and heart by foot or boat.

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Val Metcalf (FCm) With her Irish teddy!
Val Metcalf (FCm) With her Irish teddy!
Atlas Travel - Scoop Best Customer Service Award

Atlas Travel Services has won the ‘Best Customer Service’ award at the American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) Partner Network event held in Budapest.

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Ann Taffe (Atlas Travel) with the award
Ann Taffe (Atlas Travel) with the award
Shannon Airport - Announced as Headline Sponsor of Worldchoice Conference

Shannon Airport is the Headline Sponsor of the Worldchoice 2017 conference

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Isabel Harrison & Declan Power (both Shannon Airport) and Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice)
Isabel Harrison & Declan Power (both Shannon Airport) and Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice)
Back to Nature - Switzerland Get Natural

Switzerland Tourism, Swiss International Air Lines and Swiss Travel System held a networking event and dinner to discover why Switzerland is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Switzerland, which is the original winter sports destination since 1864, offers not only the best in skiing, but is equally renowned for hiking and biking.

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Helen Fyfe (Swiss)
Helen Fyfe (Swiss)
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