March 2009

Posted on March 1st, 2009

March 2009


Posted on March 1st, 2009

Editor's Notes: March 2009

The new buzz word in the travel industry is “value-added.” Almost all of the travel product we mention in our features this month are offering…


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Posted on March 1st, 2009

ShoreTrips

Any cruise agent will tell you that shore excursions are an integral part of the cruise experience. They give clients a taste of the destination…


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Mar09 Ascend Collection

Posted on March 1st, 2009

Ascend Collection

Ever since the term “boutique hotel” first reared its head sometime in the early 1980s to define several small, quirky and appealing hotels…


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Mar09 Time-Tested Travel with Trafalgar Tours

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Time-Tested Travel with Trafalgar Tours

The name Trafalgar might be to travel what the name Disney is to family entertainment—a legendary force in the business that has had…


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Mar09 Egypt Tourism Looks to 2009

Posted on March 1st, 2009

Egypt Tourism Looks to 2009

For the past several years, Egypt has been a tourism stalwart and even in the current economic climate, continues with strong sales…


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Mar09 Egypt Eternal and Essential

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Egypt: Eternal and Essential

There are fewer more once-in-a-lifetime places to be than Egypt, where journeys hold the promise of enchantments – both ancient and modern…


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Mar09 Rivers of Gold 1

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Rivers of Gold

Its popularity makes it all the more important for agents to learn how to sell the product and understand that its appeal is changing its…


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Mar09 Hapag-Lloyds Arctic Explorations

Posted on March 1st, 2009

Hapag-Lloyd’s Arctic Explorations

Cruises offered by Hamburg-based Hapag-Lloyd—with four ships sailing to hundreds of destinations worldwide—present an interesting and…


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Mar09 Five-Star Experience in Sichuan Province China

Posted on March 1st, 2009

Five-Star Experience in Sichuan Province, China

Few places in the world can match Asia in terms of luxury service and sumptuous hotel and resort accommodations. And while China has been…


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