April 2009

Posted on April 1st, 2009

April 2009


Posted on April 1st, 2009

Editor's Notes: April 2009

In a recent ASTA press release targeted to consumers, the travel agent organization made the point that even in these troubled economic times…


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Posted on April 1st, 2009

Kensington Tours Launches Agent Portal

Kensington Tours is walking on air over its new agent portal—KensingtonFIT.com. “Agents are telling us they’ve never seen anything…


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Apr09 W Hotels

Posted on April 1st, 2009

W Hotels

You probably know W Hotels as the chic side of the Starwood brand. It’s not as business-driven as the Westin properties, more upscale than…


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Apr09 Mayflower Tours

Posted on April 1st, 2009

Mayflower Tours

Mayflower Tours is one of those small, family-owned companies that many try to emulate but seldom succeed. With offices in Downers Grove…


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Apr09 RSSC's Mariner 2

Posted on April 1st, 2009

RSSC’s Mariner

Call it the new Mariner. We’re not just talking curtains and carpets here. With the deck-to-deck update of the 700-passenger Seven Seas…


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Apr09 Affordable Europe 1

Posted on April 1st, 2009

Affordable Europe

Certainly few would argue that in today’s economic climate, just about everyone is due for a little belt tightening. But that doesn’t mean…


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Apr09 Value in the Out Islands

Posted on April 1st, 2009

Value in the Out Islands

For luxury without the crowded tourist scene, look to the smaller, value-driven markets of the Out Islands.


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The Sands at Grace Bay

As Caribbean destinations go, it doesn’t get much more luxurious than Providenciales’ Grace Bay Beach. Visitors here spend their time soaking…


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Apr09 Grand Case Beach Club

Posted on April 1st, 2009

Grand Case Beach Club

French St. Martin is one of the Caribbean’s priciest destinations—and in this economy, that’s not necessarily a good thing. Clients who want…


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