October 2009

Posted on October 1st, 2009

October 2009


Posted on October 1st, 2009

Editor's Notes: October 2009

Welcome to our last luxury issue of 2009—a market segment that many agents and not a few tour operators turned to this past year to shore


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Posted on October 1st, 2009

Ensemble Travel Group: Marketing to the Affluent

With one foot in Canada and the other in the United States, the Ensemble Travel Group is an international travel agent consortia that focuses


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Oct09 The Anantara Experience

Posted on October 1st, 2009

The Anantara Experience

With its heavenly spas, plush accommodations, exotic amenities—such as an onsite elephant camp at the Anatara Golden Triangle in Thailand


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Oct09 Continental Airlines Vacations' SelectEscapes

Posted on October 1st, 2009

Continental Airlines Vacations’ SelectEscapes

Is there light at the end of the tunnel for the downturn in the travel industry? If not a full illumination, there seems to be a glow, indicates


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Oct09 Queen Mary 2

Posted on October 1st, 2009

Queen Mary 2: A Transatlantic Adventure

Oh, the over-the-top romance. A cruise that calls at exotic ports is exciting and rewarding, to be sure—but when it comes to a storybook


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Oct09 Celebrity Equinox

Posted on October 1st, 2009

Celebrity Equinox is Excellence at Sea

If there really is a difference between premium class cruising and luxury cruising, it would be hard to find it in on Celebrity Cruises’ second new


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Oct09 The Langham London 1

Posted on October 1st, 2009

The Langham, London

Updating any historic property takes a careful touch, but when one of the oldest resorts in one of the most historic cities in the world needs a


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Oct09 Magical Magnificence in Marrakech

Posted on October 1st, 2009

Magical Magnificence in Marrakech

There’s something magical about Marrakech—a desert city that mesmerizes visitors with its blend of the traditional and the contemporary, it’s


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Oct09 India Luxury Offers Maharaja Moments

Posted on October 1st, 2009

India Luxury Offers Maharaja Moments

Thanks to the likes of the mighty maharajahs who built sumptuous palaces throughout the continent and the daring adventures and…


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