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Posted on January 29th, 2015

Tune In to Ecuador at Super Bowl XLIX

Guess who’s a player at the Super Bowl this Sunday? Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism, up and running at the half-time advertising break to tell fans and viewers: All You Need is Ecuador.


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Disney's Polynesian Villas & Bungalows at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort open in 2015. (Photo courtesy of Disney.)

Posted on January 28th, 2015

What’s New at Disney

Disney has a few new offerings, from expansions to its “Frozen” programming to a new hotel that will transport your clients to Bora Bora, and a new look to its MagicBands.


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The Stafford London's Carriage House.

Posted on January 28th, 2015

The Stafford London Celebrates Churchill

The Stafford London in St. James’ is celebrating the 50th anniversary since the death of Sir Winston Churchill, one of Britain’s most revered statesmen, with the Churchill: A Commemoration at The Stafford London package.


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Posted on January 28th, 2015

Let’s Talk Turkey

Turkey’s handsome red booth stood front and center at the New York Times Travel Show in New York last weekend, in one of the privileged positions allotted event sponsors.


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The guesroom bathroom at La Reserve Paris Hotel.

Posted on January 27th, 2015

New Boutique Hotel in Mallorca

A new boutique hotel is set to open in Mallorca this spring.


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Rail Europe offers Italy and France direct routes.

Posted on January 26th, 2015

Rail Europe’s New Marseille and Milan Route

Rail Europe is offering a new direct train route between Marseille and Milan.


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The guesroom bathroom at La Reserve Paris Hotel.

Posted on January 26th, 2015

La Reserve Paris Hotel and Spa Opens in Paris

La Reserve Paris Hotel and Spa opened earlier this month in Paris, joining La Reserve Apartments, as the group’s first metropolitan property.


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A vintage car on the streets of Havana.(Photo courtesy of Travoca.)

Posted on January 21st, 2015

Cuba’s New Travel Regulations

For over 50 years, travel to Cuba has been limited from the U.S., but as of last Friday, new travel rules between the two countries are now in effect. This could mean big changes for both travelers and travel advisors, but tell clients not to start packing just yet.


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Posted on January 21st, 2015

European Capitals of Culture

For the rest of 2015, Mons, Belgium-Wallonia and Plzen, Czech Republic, share the title of European Capitals of Culture. In fact, this year marks the 30th anniversary of the founding of the tradition of European Capital of Culture. It all began in 1985 when actress Melina Mercouri, then Greece’s minister of culture, and her French counterpart, Jack Lang, came up with the idea of designating an annual Capital of Culture to bring Europeans closer together by highlighting the richness and diversity of European cultures.


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The Double Queen room at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel.

Posted on January 20th, 2015

Wyndham New Yorker Hotel Renovations

For over 50 years, travel to Cuba has been limited from the U.S., but as of last Friday, the new travel and trade rules between the two countries are now in effect. This could mean big changes for travelers and travel advisors alike, but tell clients to not start packing just yet.


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