Go Travel South shutdown | Debbie's Caribbean Resort Reviews Forums

Bad news for some travellers. "OTTAWA – Travellers have been left scrambling by the sudden shutdown of the popular Go Travel South travel agency.In a tersely worded statement posted to its website Wednesday night, the agency cited "economic circumstances" for the decision to cease operations and instructed clients to contact credit card companies for refunds.Attempts to reach Go Travel were unsuccessful, and a recorded message on its 1-800 line directed clients to its website "for a current update on our company status.""We are extremely sorry that you will not be departing on your planned vacations," Go Travel said on its website.Travellers are being warned not to show up at the airport for scheduled flights booked with Flair Air, which was affiliated with Go Travel, "as they will not be departing."Go Travel terminated its contract with carrier Flair Airlines Ltd., which informed travellers it would fulfil obligations to transport passengers scheduled to return to Canada from Thursday to Sunday only, and that it would immediately cease transporting Go Travel clients from Canada to their destinations…"

www.torontosun.com/news/canada/2010/02/24/13017621.html

Thanks. AFAIK, GoTravelSouth didn’t fly to Cuba. I believe it was just the DR and Mexico. There’s a thread about this in the General Caribbean Forum.

edit: and quite an active thread on the DR forum. 25 replies as of this time.

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