Eye on the World: Minneapolis

Posted on September 19th, 2014

The Stone Arch Bridge was built so that wheat farmers can bring their crops across the Mississippi to the flour mills.

During her time at MLT University 2014 in Minneapolis, MN., Recommend’s Managing Editor had some free time to stroll around Downtown Minneapolis. Here are her pics for our Eye on the World series.

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Posted on September 19th, 2014

Selling “Authentic Experiences” in the Islands

In the keynote address at the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s (CTO) State of the Industry Conference in Saint Thomas, Apple Leisure Group CEO, Alex Zozaya, said his vision of Caribbean travel is about selling authentic experiences in the islands.

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Posted on September 18th, 2014

MLT University 2014—Empowering Travel Agents

At this year’s MLT University, travel agents learned about new products, destinations, and how to sell to LGBT clients, groups and the luxury market.

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Posted on September 18th, 2014

AMResorts’ New Happenings

AMResorts’ new happenings include a new property in Mexico (where you can find most of the hotel company’s resorts), a new wedding package for South Asian couples, and an easier way to help you keep track of your bookings and stay current with the brand.

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Posted on September 18th, 2014

Tribal Hotel Opens in Nicaragua

Earlier this year, the Tribal Hotel opened in Nicaragua. This boutique property is located two blocks from the city’s central park.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

CTO’s State of the Industry Conference: USVI Update

Our Caribbean Editor is currently attending the Caribbean Travel Expo. Here he shares a few highlights from the Commissioner of Tourism.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

Family Fun Afloat

For families looking to share the most special of experiences in Latin America, Amazon and Galapagos Islands cruising sit atop family travel wish lists.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

Fifth Night Free

The Grand Case Beach Club in St. Martin is now offering a fifth night free stay through Oct. 31 on all room categories.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

MLT Bookings to Mexico City Grow

MLT Vacations announced that bookings to Mexico City are growing, as the city is gaining popularity with millennials and baby boomers. Now clients can save when traveling to this culturally infused city.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

Agent Perks in St. Croix

The St. Croix Hotel Association has launched a travel agent perk promo: at Hotel Caravelle, agents get access to rate discounts now through Dec. 15, 2014, plus receive special discounts.

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Posted on September 17th, 2014

Guatemala Travel Market

Agents looking to learn more about what Guatemala has to offer can sign up for the third annual Guatemala Travel Mart event in Guatemala City, taking place Oct. 1 through 4.

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