Destinations

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Dark Sky Preserve, Alberta

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Winter Retreats For a Chilled Season

Winter travelers are invited to embrace the snowy season with these three unique getaways.
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Fasil Ghebbi, a UNESCO heritage site in Gondar, Ethiopia.

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Ethiopian Airlines’ New Service From JFK

Beginning this June, Ethiopian Airlines will operate Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday evening flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (ADD), with return flights from ADD to JFK departing in the morning.
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Butterfield & Robinson's new Munich to Salzburg Biking tour is a re-creation of its first ever biking trip. (Pictured: Rottach-Egern, Germany)

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Butterfield & Robinson Launches New Journeys for 50th Anniversary

To mark its 50th anniversary, Butterfield & Robinson dipped into its archives and pulled a few itineraries to use as the inspiration for new journeys.
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The Shanghai skyline in the Pudong District. (Photo credit: EXO Travel)

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Travel Leaders’ 2016 Summit in Shanghai

The 2016 Travel Leaders International Summit will take place in Shanghai, China, May 12-14, at the five-star Jing An Shangri-La hotel.
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apuan

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Q&A With Central Holidays CEO Gianni Miradoli on Outdoor Journeys’ Expansion

For Outdoor Journeys, Central Holidays’ active vacations brand, authenticity is one of many key components necessary to providing the type of active travel experience guests will want to write home about and experience again...and again.
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At Delta Vacations new cooking class in Rome, guests are taught by a professional chef.

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Delta Vacations Adds Experiential Tours and Activities in Italy

Delta Vacations has added new commissionable cooking classes and walking tours in Italy to its product line, noting continuous year-to-year growth in sales of tours and activities in Italy and throughout Europe.
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Saint Lucia

Posted on January 27th, 2016

Reap the Benefits of Selling Saint Lucia

Set in the West Indies, Saint Lucia is an island vacation that appeals to a wide range of travelers, whether they are interested in all-inclusive hotels, classic inns, boutique hotels with spas or wellness programs.
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The 694-room, 32-suite all-inclusive Melia Nassau Beach.

Posted on January 26th, 2016

What’s New in the Bahamas

As Joy Jibrilu, Director General of the Ministry of Tourism, noted at a Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Marketplace press conference, The Bahamas is about more than just Baha Mar.
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STR's findings about Caribbean tourism.

Posted on January 25th, 2016

Caribbean Tourism Business: The Big Picture

At the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Marketplace at Atlantis Resort & Casino on Paradise Island, Recommend's Caribbean Editor, Ed Wetschler, was impressed by STR's director of client services Newton Kam's, unbiased, tell-it-like-it-is summarization of STR's findings about Caribbean tourism.
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Hyatt Ziva Cancun's main pool.

Posted on January 21st, 2016

Eye on the World: Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Fire-wielding acrobats rappelling off of a building, suspended aerial silk dancers performing midair over a pool, and a daring performer (also wielding fire) soaring over the same pool with the assistance of water jet pack wowed guests at the Hyatt Ziva Cancun's grand opening party on Jan. 12—and I had a front row seat to all the action.
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