Cuba’s New Travel Regulations

Posted on January 21st, 2015

A vintage car on the streets of Havana.(Photo courtesy of Travoca.)

For over 50 years, travel to Cuba has been limited from the U.S., but as of last Friday, new travel rules between the two countries are now in effect. This could mean big changes for both travelers and travel advisors, but tell clients not to start packing just yet.

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Posted on January 27th, 2015

New Boutique Hotel in Mallorca

A new boutique hotel is set to open in Mallorca this spring.

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Posted on January 27th, 2015

SITA Discounts Value Touring Itineraries

SITA World Tours is offering a 5 percent discount on its Value Touring line of itineraries.

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Posted on January 26th, 2015

Rail Europe’s New Marseille and Milan Route

Rail Europe is offering a new direct train route between Marseille and Milan.

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Posted on January 26th, 2015

La Reserve Paris Hotel and Spa Opens in Paris

La Reserve Paris Hotel and Spa opened earlier this month in Paris, joining La Reserve Apartments, as the group’s first metropolitan property.

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Posted on January 21st, 2015

Delta Vacations’ LGBT-Friendly Destinations Around the World

Delta Vacations has selected LGBT-friendly travel destinations around the world, and paired them with hotels and resorts that welcome LGBT guests.

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Posted on January 21st, 2015

European Capitals of Culture

For the rest of 2015, Mons, Belgium-Wallonia and Plzen, Czech Republic, share the title of European Capitals of Culture. In fact, this year marks the 30th anniversary of the founding of the tradition of European Capital of Culture. It all began in 1985 when actress Melina Mercouri, then Greece’s minister of culture, and her French counterpart, Jack Lang, came up with the idea of designating an annual Capital of Culture to bring Europeans closer together by highlighting the richness and diversity of European cultures.

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Posted on January 21st, 2015

The Perks of Selling Guadeloupe

Recommend’s latest program, the Guadeloupe Islands Specialist Program, created with the Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board, will give you all the information you need to sell this unique destination, as well as earn rewards and benefits.

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Posted on January 20th, 2015

Wyndham New Yorker Hotel Renovations

For over 50 years, travel to Cuba has been limited from the U.S., but as of last Friday, the new travel and trade rules between the two countries are now in effect. This could mean big changes for travelers and travel advisors alike, but tell clients to not start packing just yet.

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Posted on January 20th, 2015

Silversea Cruises’ New Offerings

Silversea Cruises kicks off 2015 with new inclusive offerings—shore excursions and WiFi on all Mediterranean cruises—available on bookings made on or after Jan. 15, 2015.

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Posted on January 20th, 2015

Florida Huddle 2015

VISIT FLORIDA welcomed hundreds of delegates to Fort Lauderdale for Florida Huddle 2015, the state’s official travel trade show.

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