Experience the UK and Europe the Back-Roads Touring Way

Posted on July 16th, 2014

What’s in a name? Well, everything when it’s a U.K. travel company called Back-Roads Touring, focused on taking only back roads not the freeways, as well as providing experiences that take small groups of travelers to the smallest town squares, along hedge-rimmed country lanes leading to tiny, medieval villages full of stories and character.

Argentina & Uruguay A Traditional Feast

Posted on July 16th, 2014

South America destinations can fill the bill in new and involving experiences for adventure and culinary aficionados as well as nature-loving travelers. Consider this sampling of niche vacation choices that bring clients closer to the heart of Argentina and Uruguay.

Borneo the Bountiful

Posted on July 16th, 2014

If a destination award for wilderness travel were to be handed out, Borneo would be a top contender.

Latin America for Lovers

Posted on June 21st, 2014

The honeymoon experience in Latin America embraces upscale country inns; mountain and jungle lodges; seaside hideaways; and capital city treats.

A Fairy Tale Honeymoon

Posted on June 21st, 2014

Europe is for lovers…of amazing sites to see and beautiful places to be, of fairy tale cities and spectacular seaside resorts, of food and wine to savor, of sublime accommodations in regal castles and chateaux, or hotel hideaways with panoramic city or sea views. What’s not to love…especially when you’re in love.

TAM Airlines Gears Up for World Cup

Posted on June 19th, 2014

All eyes are on Brazil this week, host country to the 32 nations competing for gold and glory during the FIFA World Cup. The opening match took place took place in Sao Paulo on June 12), with the closing game being held in the famous Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 13.

A Fairy Tale Honeymoon in Europe

Posted on June 5th, 2014

In the June Destination Weddings & Honeymoons issue, we write about honeymoon stays in Paris, Santorini and Dubrovnik. Here’s a trio of other superlative destinations so you can up-sell your clients’ honeymoons to any of the aforementioned hotspots.

Honeymoons in Latin America

Posted on June 5th, 2014

In the June Destination Weddings & Honeymoons issue, we write about honeymoons in Latin America, including Costa Rica, Belize, the Amazon, Patagonia and Buenos Aires. Here are a few more enticing options to recommend to clients who want to extend their honeymoons in Central or South America.

Costa Rica: The Republic of Green

Posted on May 27th, 2014

At Expotur 2014, the annual Costa Rica travel marketplace held every May in San Jose, delegates came away with one important message: While visitor numbers are approaching the 2.5 million mark, Costa Rica has lost none of its vim and vigor in actively re-enforcing its role as a leader in sustainable ecotourism.

River Cruise Craze Extends to the Amazon

Posted on May 15th, 2014

Something’s always happening on the river, in this case, the Amazon River, when come June, a floating architectural gem, the M/V Cattleya, will celebrate her maiden voyage by sailing with Rainforest Cruises, a boutique travel company specializing in traditional and authentic Amazon River cruises and expedition riverboat tours.