What Is Culinary Travel?

Posted on August 27th, 2014

(Photo courtesy of Culture Xplorers.)

Recommend’s Associate Editor, Michelle Marie Arean, had the opportunity to chat with Jim Kane, founding director of Culture Xplorers and board member of the World Food Travel Association (WTFA), to find out a little more about culinary travel, why it’s trending, and what are some of the best places you should send your clients to for their own culinary experiences.

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Posted on August 28th, 2014

A Look Back at Palace Resorts’ First Global Conference

Recommend attended Palace Resorts’ first Global Conference recently, where we got the low-down on how agents should brand themselves, tips on diving into the digital world and social media, plus lots more. You can read about all of it here and learn about the social media takeaways here. But now, let’s see what Palace Resorts principals thought about the first Global Conference.

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Posted on August 27th, 2014

Hotels Add New Dining Options

We’ve put together three properties that have revamped or added to their dining options for clients looking not only for a good hotel stay experience, but good food, too.

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Posted on August 27th, 2014

Cooking Classes Around the Globe

Foodies everywhere will enjoy these cooking classes that will give them recipes to incorporate into their meals once they’re back home—from Indonesian fare to chocolate-making techniques in Saint Lucia.

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Posted on August 26th, 2014

Oceania Cruises’ Culinary Discovery Tours

Oceania Cruises has expanded its Culinary Discovery Tours with new experiences for sailings to Saint Lucia and Antigua, debuting in the upcoming Caribbean season aboard Riviera.

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Posted on August 26th, 2014

The Social Media Takeaways at Palace Resorts’ Global Conference

Here are a few social media takeaways from Palace Resort’s Global Conference

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Posted on August 26th, 2014

Palace Resorts’ First Global Conference

Recommend attended Palace Resorts’ first Global Conference last week where the all-inclusive brand recognized the travel industry’s PRO award recipients. Travel agents from Mexico, Canada, and the U.S. were recognized for top profitability, growth of sales, and the spirit of excellence—those who go “over the moon” to excel.

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Posted on August 25th, 2014

Unique Cocktails at Delano Las Vegas

One of the newest additions to the Las Vegas Strip, the Delano Las Vegas, unveils its cocktail program next month at their lobby lounge, Franklin with a unique cocktail selection.

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Posted on August 25th, 2014

Italian Culinary Jaunt

Pasta, pizza, pepperonis—it’s no wonder Italy was part of author Elizabeth Gilbert’s self discovery journey recounted in the book, “Eat, Pray, Love.” If your clients have Italian cuisine on the brain, they can take their own culinary jaunt with Il Salvatino’s Florentine Food for Thought package.

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Posted on August 21st, 2014

Sweet Getaways

Recommend put together together three indulging getaways for your clients that includes chocolate, tequila, and girl time with friends.

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Posted on August 21st, 2014

Bahamas Babymoon

Soon-to-be moms and dads can escape to the Bahamas before the new bundle of joy arrives with Breezes Resort & Spa-Bahamas’ Super-Inclusive Babymoon package.

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