Emirates Vacations

Posted on October 10th, 2013

Inquiring minds would like to know how Arizona-based DSA Vacations, a tour operator specializing in travel tours to the African continent, was able to snag a 5-year franchise contract with Emirates Holidays, the overseas travel arm of Emirates Airlines.

Wine Country + San Francisco

Posted on October 10th, 2013

It doesn’t get any more indulgent than sipping Cabernet in the cradle of North America’s wine country and dining at some of the country’s best restaurants in San Francisco.

Regent Palms Turks & Caicos

Posted on October 9th, 2013

On Turks & Caicos, along picturesque Grace Bay Beach on the island of Providenciales, there are a slew of resorts and hotels all lined up in a pretty row and all vying for your client’s attention.

Eye on the World: The Country of Georgia

Posted on October 7th, 2013

Recommend’s associate editor, Deserae del Campo, visited this independent country and was fascinated by its people and hospitality. Here are a few images from her time venturing through the country.

Destination Hotels & Resorts Steps Up Its Game

Posted on October 2nd, 2013

Destination Hotels & Resorts has a portfolio of 40 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs in the U.S., which combined offers travelers a total of 9,300 guestrooms, 18 golf courses and 16 full-service spas to choose from.

2013 Golden Apple Awards

Posted on September 23rd, 2013

About 190 resorts throughout the Caribbean, Mexico, Costa Rica and Hawaii were honored with Apple Vacations’ Golden Apple awards at the 26th annual Golden Apple luncheon, held in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, on Sept. 10.

Q&A with Miguel Torruco, Mexico City’s Minister of Tourism

Posted on September 17th, 2013

Mexico City recently launched its Live It to Believe It marketing campaign. Developed and promoted by the Mexico Tourism Board, the aim is to attract North American travelers to Mexico City to experience the destination’s culture, historic landmarks and colonial architecture, as well as culinary flavors.

Family Bonding, Afar

Posted on September 5th, 2013

Learning Journeys, a Perillo Tours brand launched in 2011, was born after travel agents, educators, and clients requested active and engaging overseas tours immersed in art, culture, music, language, and health and wellness experiences created to enhance personal interests and change lives.

Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort

Posted on September 5th, 2013

One of four properties managed by Palace Resorts in Cancun, the all-inclusive Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort is the star of the pack when its comes to resort offerings.