Month: April 2008

You aren’t a travel agent

by Lisa Kadane, Calgary Herald So, you think you’re a travel agent? You’ve got a computer, high-speed Internet and a burgeoning library of websites that promise the best deals on airfares and accommodations, from Farecompare.com to Hotels.ca. Plus, you googled “African safari” and found a slick site selling off Big 5 tours for next to…

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Carnival becomes first cruise line to earn a security certification

MIAMI — Carnival Cruise Lines became the first cruise line to earn a certification for its comprehensive on-board security programs from Lloyd’s Register, a leading ship classification society based in London. The certification recognizes Carnival for its wide-ranging efforts in developing, implementing and auditing its security operations aboard its 22-ship fleet. The certification, which included…

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