NEW RTAM travel website by Trip Merchant

Trip Merchant has associated with the Retired Teachers’ Association of Manitoba by providing members with exclusive travel savings and additional benefits, including their Loyalty Program and Trip Contests!

Trip Merchant negotiates special membership savings directly with travel suppliers, some as much as a 30-50% savings on unique travel experiences worldwide. They work with a wide variety of travel suppliers that represent different styles of travel to accommodate the diverse interests of travellers. On your dedicated RTAM travel site, it will showcase these following travel styles; Guided Tours, Long Stay Vacations, Ocean Cruises, River Cruises, Solo Travel (no single supplements for single travelers), Adventure & Active Travel, African Safaris, Rail Journeys, Private/Tailor Made and they even include Group Departures!

This travel website is password protected for RTAM members only access. Simply click on this link: Once you click on it, you will have to enter your password, which is RTAMTM18. *Sign up for your travel e-newsletter today at, to be aware of the latest deals!


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Have you ever wanted to travel to ICELAND?

With so much demand for the destination of Iceland, Trip Merchant is offering an Iceland group departure from May 9-17, 2023, with an optional 4-night post tour extension! Join this incredible small group adventure through the land of fire and ice! This country will be one of the most unique destinations you will travel to…Iceland is a fascinating country full of lava fields, volcanoes, geothermal pools, glaciers, mountains, waterfalls, small remote fishing villages, welcoming people, delicious cuisine, and it is home to not only the “Vikings”, but also a variety of bird and marine life.

If you’ve always wanted to visit Iceland, then the time is now! From the itinerary routing, the many inclusions and highlights, to the sites and regions we visit throughout, this trip to Iceland will be bound to impress you!

Limited Space Available! Click HERE for more information on this Icelandic Adventure; including the highlights, what’s included, pricing and more…(Password: RTAMTM18).


Other 2023/2024 International Group Departures

  • Belize Long Stay: January 25-February 11, 2023 | Click HERE to view all details
  • Pacific Northwest – Spokane to Portland: March 26-April 3, 2023 | Click HERE to view all details
  • Tanzania – The Great Migration: Aug. 19-Sept. 2, 2023 | Click HERE to view all details
  • Explore Southern Africa: September 29-October 14, 2023 | Click HERE to view all details
  • Society Islands & Tuamotus Cruise: November 8-18, 2023 | Click HERE to view all details
  • Antarctica & Falklands Expedition: February 23-March 10, 2024 | Click HERE to view all details

*Other trips to consider include, Portugal, Vietnam & Cambodia, Egypt and more…

For more travel opportunities, visit your RTAM/Trip Merchant travel site today at (Password for Access: RTAMTM18) and sign up to the RTAM/Trip Merchant travel newsletter. To contact Trip Merchant directly you can email them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 1-800-481-9739 ext. 0.