Travel Impressions: Going All Out for 2016

Posted on November 20th, 2015

"What is our relevance in the marketplace?" That's what Jeff Clarke, president and CEO of Travel Impressions, asked a ballroom full of travel consultants earlier this morning during Travel Impressions' Best of the Best general session.

Norwegian Escape is “So Miami”

Posted on November 19th, 2015

The new Norwegian Escape has so many bells and whistles it was hard to get a taste of everything during the 2-day inaugural sailing last week, but here’s a sampling of some delights we enjoyed and which your clients won’t want to miss.

A Stroll Through History in Taketa

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

Embraced by the green-shrouded Mt. Aso and the Kuju mountain range, Taketa City—also known as the Castle Town of Taketa—is located in central Kyushu and is known for its picturesque scenery, carbonated hot springs and historic heritage.

A Cultural Immersion in Tokyo

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

TOKI offers high-end guided experiences in Tokyo that truly immerse guests in Japan’s traditions right in the middle of the country’s bustling capital city.

Tokyo Twosome

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

We’ve lined up a couple of hotels in Tokyo that fit a range of clients—families, twosomes or the very artsy kind.

In the Heart of Tokyo

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

Tokyo is unimaginably vast, but for those who want to get to the very heart of this capital city filled to the brim with 30 million residents (and counting), recommend a visit to the Nihonbashi area.

Wellness in the Shadow of Mt. Fuji

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

The SUN and MOON Mt. Fuji Wellness Resort, or Hitsuki Club, which opened just this past spring, is ideal for clients who want to immerse themselves in traditional Japanese wellness.

The Art of Cooking

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

In 2006, tequila was named a World Heritage by UNESCO, and in 2010, UNESCO proclaimed traditional Mexican cooking an Intangible Cultural Heritage. No wonder Mexicans boastfully say, “In Mexico, cooking is an art.”

Miami’s Got It Going On

Posted on October 28th, 2015

Miami is hotter than ever. Check these lovely figures out—no, not the sultry figures tanning on the beach—the record-breaking travel and tourism figures the destination is reporting.