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Posted on January 20th, 2016

Become a VISIT FLORIDA Active Specialist—Gain Knowledge & Win Prizes

If you are selling ACTIVE vacations throughout the state of Florida, or are interested in delving into this market, we’ve got the course for you.
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Posted on January 11th, 2016

U.S. Hotels Respond to Rise in Multigenerational Travel

U.S. hotels are responding to the rise in multigenerational travel by increasing family suite inventory and programming.
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Looking for a Christmas market in Germany? Follow the smell of bratwurst wafting in the air.

Posted on December 21st, 2015

Eye on the World: German Christmas Markets

For approximately five weeks beginning the last week in November through the week of Christmas, cozy market squares and old town centers across Germany are filled with wooden huts selling handmade mementos, the aroma of grilled sausages and holiday spirit.
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Avanti Destinations now offers 22 new itineraries to Asia.

Posted on December 4th, 2015

Avanti Destinations Unveils New Asia Program

Avanti Destinations just unveiled, at a press conference at USTOA, that it will now offer 22 customizable FIT vacation packages and more than 30 city stay packages in Cambodia, China, Japan, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam, with all packages featuring private guides from arrival through departure.
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The Mako roller coaster will debut at SeaWorld Orlando in 2016. (SeaWorld Parks Entertainment, Inc.)

Posted on December 1st, 2015

North America: Eyes on 2016

Tourism across the U.S. and Canada is booming, with new tours, hotels and attractions adding to its allure. Plus, we’ve got the Centennial celebration of the National Parks Service coming up in 2016, which to you translates to more booking opportunities at these local gems. No question—North America offers an array of popular tourism destinations.
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Posted on November 19th, 2015

Norwegian Escape is “So Miami”

The new Norwegian Escape has so many bells and whistles it was hard to get a taste of everything during the 2-day inaugural sailing last week, but here’s a sampling of some delights we enjoyed and which your clients won’t want to miss.
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The newly released logo for SeaWorld Orlando's Mako coaster, opening next summer.

Posted on November 19th, 2015

SeaWorld Orlando Updates

SeaWorld Orlando is readying itself for the New Year with the release of its 2016 line-up of special events, unveiling of the logo for the new Mako coaster and announcement of new ticket prices and discounts.
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A model room for the soon-to-be Loews Sapphire Falls Resort in Orlando. 

Posted on November 18th, 2015

Loews Sapphire Falls Resort’s Introductory Offer

Universal Orlando Resort’s highly anticipated Loews Sapphire Falls Resort opens next summer, and you can get your clients a special introductory rate if you book them by Jan. 31, 2016 for travel July 14 to Dec. 15.
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The Carnival Freedom is docked in St. Thomas, U.S.V.I, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. The 952-foot-long liner accommodates more than 3,000 guests and cruises from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to the Caribbean through February 2015 and then is to be repositioned to Galveston for Caribbean cruise from the Texas port. (Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines)

Posted on November 4th, 2015

Carnival Launches New Fly2Fun Program

Carnival Cruise Line’s new Fly2Fun air program is a convenient tool for agents to book their clients' air arrangements together with their cruise reservations.
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The Kuju Flower Park.

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

A Stroll Through History in Taketa

Embraced by the green-shrouded Mt. Aso and the Kuju mountain range, Taketa City—also known as the Castle Town of Taketa—is located in central Kyushu and is known for its picturesque scenery, carbonated hot springs and historic heritage.
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