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View of the Pyramids from the Mena House Hotel.

Posted on March 6th, 2015

Now Is The Reason To Book Egypt

Geoffrey Kent, CEO, Abercrombie & Kent, shares his positive views on why now is the time to book Egypt.
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Great Wall.Beijing

Posted on March 6th, 2015

China’s (Really) Got It Going On

In our March issue, we put together news and notes on what's happening in China, from new hotels to new tours.
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European Waterways' Panache barge cruising in Alsace.

Posted on March 5th, 2015

Q&A with European Waterways’ President

Recommend had a chance to chat with European Waterways' President, John Wood-Dow, about barge cruising and what's new for the company.
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Atlantis Paradise Island Aquaventure.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Advice for Clients en Route to Atlantis, Paradise Island

As a longtime repeat visitor, I've had a lot of experience on how to manage this bigger-than-life destination. I say "destination" rather than "resort," because Atlantis' marketing and sales people use that term, arguing that in this case, the resort, rather than The Bahamas, is the destination. They have a point. Anyway, what follows are some tips I've learned over the years.
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Glacier Discovery Train hiking.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

New Happenings in Alaska

From family-fun to new hotels, celebrations, cruises, and adventure activities, these 11 tips on traveling through Alaska will help you get your clients a unique experience.
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Ready for a ziplining adventure, which is very popular in Costa Rica.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Parks & Recreation = Family Travel Highs in Costa Rica

“If any destination is tailormade for family travel, Costa Rica is it.” I wrote that sentence in Recommend’s Costa Rica Specialist Program based on just looking around during many years of traveling in this family-friendly nation. Last July was time to sample the product: The Hunt family traveled in an Adobe Rent a Car’s 4x4 to a trio of kid-friendly wild places: Tortuguero National Park (three nights), the Sarapiqui region (two nights), and Monteverde National Park (three nights). Perhaps a trip report on what worked (most things) and what didn’t (just a few) will be helpful in client trip planning.
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Little Havana, Miami (Michelle Marie Arean).

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Miami’s Cultural Side

Let’s slice it up by neighborhood and take a few morsels from each so you can get a taste of what Miami and South Beach offer your clients.
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Visit Costa Rica with Boundless Costa Rica.

Posted on February 23rd, 2015

FAM to Costa Rica

Boundless Costa Rica is offering a FAM to Costa Rica, departing June 5, 2015.
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Travelers hiking up the Inca trail.

Posted on February 18th, 2015

So You’re Hiking the Inca Trail: Which One?

Dasatariq Peru, a leading tour operator and DMC based in Lima, notes that more than 75,000 people make the trek each year to get to Machu Picchu the way the Incas did—on foot—and today there are many different ways to hike the Inca Trail.
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HaitiPort-SalutBeach

Posted on February 12th, 2015

Haiti’s New TV Ads and Partner: Apple Leisure Group

Apple Leisure Group CEO Alejandro Zozaya announced last night that Apple affiliates are now offering vacations in Haiti. "Haiti is the next great destination in the Caribbean," he said, noting its beauty, culture, beaches, and people.
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