ITAA Advice to Travellers regarding Coronavirus

DATE: 25 February 2020

The ITAA have issued an updated statement about Coronavirus Dublin 25th February 2020   The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is advising that Irish travellers and holidaymakers follow the advice of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) when travelling overseas.  They are also calling on the public to be pragmatic about their holiday bookings. John Spollen,…

ITAA Advice to Travellers in China

DATE: 24 February 2020

The ITAA have issued an updated statement amid the Coronavirus outbreak Dublin 19th February 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is advising that Irish travellers and holidaymakers follow the advice of the Department of Foreign Affairs and avoid all non-essential travel to China amid the coronavirus outbreak in a number of Chinese cities. The…

Saharan Sandstorm Leads to Cancellation of Flights To & From Canary Islands

DATE: 24 February 2020

Dublin, 23 February 2020.  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) today are advising Irish holiday makers traveling to or from the Canary Islands in the next 48 hours to check flight details with their travel agent, tour operator or airline. A Saharan sandstorm from North Africa has caused mass flight cancellations to and from the…

Italian Offers – great value offers for Italian getaways from ITAA Members

DATE: 31 January 2020

Venice, 4 nights, 9th March 2020, €929pp (Main Deck Cabin)/€1,039pp (Upper Deck Cabin) Enjoy a fabulous 4-night river cruise around the famous canals and lagoons of wonderful Venice, onboard the magnificent MS Michelangelo with this offer from Travel Escaper & Cruisecapes! Admire the natural beauty of the lagoon and its breath-taking views. Visit the beautiful…

Atlantic Travel and Tour America Crowned Travel Agents of the Year at the Irish Travel Industry Awards in association with The Travel Corporation

DATE: 24 January 2020

Dublin, January 2020 Atlantic Travel and Tour America were crowned ITAA Travel Agencies of the Year 2020 at the annual Irish Travel Industry Awards in association with The Travel Corporation on Thursday evening, 23rd January 2020. The prestigious awards gala took place in the elegant surrounds of the Mansion House, Dublin, and was attended by…

ITAA statement regarding Balearic Islands’ decision to pass a bill aimed at clamping down on excessive alcohol consumption.

DATE: 22 January 2020

Dublin, 20th January 2020  The Irish Travel Agents Association have welcomed a recent decision by Spain’s Balearic Islands to clamp down on excessive alcohol consumption by holidaymakers on the islands. The restrictions will apply to: San Antonio on the island of Ibiza and El Arenal and Magaluf on Mallorca, the largest of the Balearic’s four islands.…

Finalists Announced for Irish Travel Industry Awards in association with TTC

DATE: 13 January 2020

Dublin, 10th January 2020   The finalists for the Irish Travel Industry Awards in association with The Travel Corporation (TTC) have been released today. The winners will be announced and presented with their awards at a ceremony in the historic Round Room of the Mansion House, Dublin on Thursday 23rd January.  Over 500 travel professionals will…

Beat the January Blues with these great value destinations and deals from ITAA members!

DATE: 10 January 2020

Maldives, 10 nights, May/June 2020, €3915 pp This summer, treat yourself to a luxury trip to the Maldives, with this great value package from Classic Resorts! The Maldives is a small yet breathtaking island in South Asia, where white sands meet crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean. The weather is a dream, the pace…

Wedding & Honeymoon Offers from ITAA members

DATE: 19 December 2019

Check out the best destinations for weddings and honeymoons with these amazing value offers from our ITAA Agents!   Thailand, 10 days, April 2020, €839pp Phuket , Thailand’s dazzling largest island, is so beautiful, you won’t want to leave! The island offers a diverse range of activities, and is the perfect place for a honeymoon,…

ITAA Statement on French National Strike

DATE: 9 December 2019

Dublin, 6th December 2019 The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) today expressed their disappointment at the announcement that one of France’s biggest nationwide strikes, which includes Air Traffic Controllers, is continuing into its second day. This has already caused multiple cancellations of Ryanair and Aer Lingus flights scheduled over the coming days.   The strike…