Unforgettable Summer Family Getaways are just a click away

A selection of Summer Family Getaways from ITAA members

DATE: 12 July 2024

Looking for the perfect summer escape from the Irish weather with your family? Discover a great selection of incredible summer family getaways below. For more offers on Summer Family Getaways visit: https://itaa.ie/travel-offers/ Last minute Salou Family Holidays Click & Go Holidays Travel date: 16/08/2024 7 nights for 4 people from €549 per person – with […]

ITAA welcomes suspension of industrial action and IALPA recommendation for members to accept pay deal

The Irish Travel Agents Association embraces the positive news for the travelling public

DATE: 11 July 2024

The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed the news that the Irish Airline Pilots Association (IALPA) has recommended its members accept the Labour Court proposals aimed at resolving its pay dispute with Aer Lingus.   IALPA is to discontinue industrial action at the airline while it awaits the outcome of ballot of pilots.   […]

ITAA welcomes news of Labour Court recommendation

The Irish Travel Agents Association urges IAPLA and Aer Lingus to accept the recommendation and end dispute

DATE: 8 July 2024

Dublin, 8th July 2024  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is urging both parties to accept today’s Labour Court recommendation of a 17.75% Aer Lingus pilots’ pay rise and end the dispute that has already impacted over 80,000 passengers. The ITAA are once again asking both IAPLA and Aer Lingus to put the customer at […]

ITAA launch Irish Travel Industry Awards 2025

MSC Cruises sign two-year title sponsorship

DATE: 8 July 2024

Dublin, 8 July 2024  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is delighted to confirm MSC Cruises as the headline sponsor for the 2025 Irish Travel Industry Awards. These prestigious awards celebrate excellence in the travel industry and will take place at a Gala Banquet in the Round Room at The Mansion House, Thursday 23rd January […]

ITAA welcomes news that IALPA accepts invitation to talks with Aer Lingus

The Irish Travel Agents Association wants both parties to approach talks in a respectful, sensible manner

DATE: 26 June 2024

Dublin, 26th June 2024  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed the news that the Irish Airline Pilots’ Association has accepted an invitation to talks with Aer Lingus tomorrow, Thursday 27th June. With industrial action set to continue in the meantime, the ITAA are once again asking that both parties put the customer at […]

ITAA welcomes news that Aer Lingus and IALPA have agreed to meetings with the Labour Court

The Irish Travel Agents Association wants both parties to approach talks in a respectful, sensible manner

DATE: 25 June 2024

PRESS STATEMENT Dublin, 25th June 2024  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed the news that Aer Lingus and the Irish Airline Pilots Association (IALPA) have agreed to attend meetings at the Labour Court today, Tuesday June 25. The ITAA are asking that both parties put the customer at the centre of the agenda […]

Discover the joys of solo travel

A selection of solo holidays with something for every type of destination from ITAA members

DATE: 25 June 2024

Dublin, 25th June 2024     Discover the joys of solo travel with these exclusive holiday offers from ITAA members. Solo holidays offer the freedom to explore new cultures, indulge in spontaneous activities, and find time for self-reflection and relaxation. Enjoy curated travel packages that ensure safety, comfort, and memorable experiences tailored to solo travelers. Whether […]

Pilot Industrial Action – IAA advice and Aer Lingus information

Links to information from the IAA and Aer Lingus

DATE: 20 June 2024

  The Irish Aviation Authority issued advise for passengers affected by Aer Lingus Pilot Industrial Action at the following link : https://www.iaa.ie/media/2024/06/19/iaa-issues-advice-for-passengers-affected-by-pilot-industrial-action-aer-lingus   Aer Lingus has issued information about IALPA industrial actions on their website:  https://www.aerlingus.com/support/disrupted-flights/ialpa-industrial-action/

Luxury holidays

A selection of luxury holidays for individuals and families from ITAA members

DATE: 17 June 2024

Dublin, 17th June 2024    Elevate your travel experience by booking your next luxury holiday with an ITAA member travel agent. With unparalleled expertise and access to exclusive offers, ITAA agents ensure every detail of your journey is meticulously planned so you don’t have to. Indulge in opulent accommodations, bespoke itineraries, and VIP treatment, all […]

ITAA respond as Aer Lingus pilots vote in favour of strike action

Holiday disruptions impending following Aer Lingus vote

DATE: 13 June 2024

Dublin, 13th June 2024  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is calling for resolution as Aer Lingus pilots vote in favour of strike action. Angela Walsh, President of the ITAA said, “The ITAA is urging Aer Lingus and unions to reach a resolution and avoid any disruptive strike action. Any pilot strike  over the summer […]