Family is the Focus in Mexico

Posted on September 1st, 2015

Cooking classes for kids, circus activities, and Mayan cultural experiences are just some of the offerings—beyond the kids clubs—found at these Mexico properties.

New Offerings Abound

Posted on September 1st, 2015

From added destinations to bonus perks, these tour operators have raised the stakes.

Destination Hotels

Posted on August 27th, 2015

Authentic. Local feel. Regional flavor. Immersive experiences. These are concepts many hotel brands are now using to describe their properties, but Destination Hotels, according to Marie Torres, v.p. of branding and marketing, has been conducting business this way for over four decades.

Q&A with Stanford Court’s New Director of Sales & Marketing

Posted on August 5th, 2015

Stanford Court, a Highgate Hotels property, is located atop San Francisco's Nob Hill. Recommend caught up with Ruben Barahona, the new director of sales and marketing to get the scoop on what new programs will be added and what role agents play for the property.

Delta Vacations Expands to Colombia

Posted on August 5th, 2015

Delta Vacations is expanding its presence in Latin America with the addition of packages in Bogota, Catagena, and Medellin, Colombia.

Intrepid Travel Resigns from USTOA

Posted on August 5th, 2015

Intrepid Travel will resign its membership from USTOA as of July 31, 2015. The decision to resign is a formality based on a de-merger with TUI.

Pack Your Bags—Four Agent FAMs

Posted on August 5th, 2015

Agents, we have a load of FAM trips you can take advantage of—from safaris in Africa to sightseeing in Japan, to cruising in China and experiencing Cuba.