North America

North America

Villas with Fabulous Vistas

With vistas like these, your clients will never want to leave these gorgeous villas.
Moms and daughters watch as their dolls get a makeover at The American Girl doll store.

A Miami Mother-Daughter Getaway with American Girl Doll

Looking to book your clients on a mother-daughter getaway? Set their eyes on south Florida with an American Girl Doll-themed vacation package exclusive to the Kimpton EPIC Miami. 
The Apple Vacations Hawaii SuperSale features perks from properties like the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay.

Exclusive Perks Available for Apple Vacations in Hawaii

Apple Vacations introduced its biggest sale of the season, making trips to Hawaii more affordable with exclusive rate reductions, free nights and daily breakfast at participating hotels and resorts.
Hawks Cay Resort plans to reopen in 2018 after major renovations.

Florida Keys Resort Plans Major Renovations Post Hurricane Irma

Hawks Cay Resort, a 60-acre property located in The Florida Keys, is launching a renovation aimed at enhancing the overall look and feel of the resort after sustaining damage from Hurricane Irma. 
The Watergate Scandal Room 214 allows guests a closer look at the infamous scandal that took place there.

Stay in a Scandalous Room at the Watergate Hotel

For your clients who live for political drama or for those who just love a good scandal, the iconic Watergate...
Whittier, Alaska, is the gateway to Prince William Sound. (Paloma Villaverde de Rico)

Top-Selling Destinations

A trio of reliably top-selling destinations, say travel advisors, will continue to be top of mind in 2018.
Guests can enjoy a ride on the Santa Train among many other holiday activities in Napa Valley.

Napa Valley Welcomes Visitors with Special Holiday Events

Coinciding with the height of Cabernet season, Napa Valley is hosting several events to get both visitors and locals in the holiday spirit.
The renovation of Caesars Palace's largest tower includes ten luxurious villas.

Caesars Palace Las Vegas Completes $100 Million Renovation

Known for bringing luxury with a hint of aristocratic elegance to the Las Vegas Strip, Caesars Palace Las Vegas has completed a $100 million renovation of its Palace Tower. 
Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace is one of several resorts in the Disney Springs area offering holiday discounts.

Disney Springs Hotels Offer Holiday Sale Rates

A trip to Walt Disney World during the holiday season is on the bucket list of many, and with the latest promotion from nearby Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels, making that dream a reality for your clients just became a little bit easier. 
The Resort at Squaw Creek is offering 20 percent discounts to guests who book early for winter stays.

Getaways for Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Whether your clients are looking to spend some time on the slopes or enjoy other snow-filled activities, these properties and tour companies around the world are offering a variety of experiences fit for wintertime fun.
The actors who play Victor Krum, Fred Weasley and George Weasley will be among the films' stars who attend A Celebration of Harry Potter.

A Celebration of Harry Potter Returns to Universal Orlando Resort

Call your Potterhead clients and tell them to pack up their wands and head to Florida. Universal Orlando Resort has officially announced the return of "A Celebration of Harry Potter."

Holiday Getaways in Florida

Tear your clients away from the stress that the holidays often bring by suggesting one of these Thanksgiving or Christmas-themed getaways in sunny Florida.
Mariner's Resort Villas & Marina in Key Largo is one of many Florida Keys properties offering special rates.

Special Rates for Florida Keys Travel

About one month after Hurricane Irma devastated the Florida Keys, the island chain officially reopened to visitors on Oct. 1, 2017 with several resorts offering discounted rates to encourage guests to visit the Keys.
For the first time, Walt Disney World Resort is welcoming dogs at select hotels.

Walt Disney World Welcomes Dogs at Select Hotels

For clients who can't imagine visiting "The Happiest Place on Earth" without their furry friends, Walt Disney World Resort is now welcoming guests and their canine companions at four resort hotels. 
Firefighters in Napa, California continue to battle with wildfires throughout the area.

Updates on Visiting Napa Valley

Wildfires burning through Napa Valley are posing a threat to the lives and livelihoods of many residents as both the hospitality and wine-production industries have been impacted. Here's what we know now about visiting the region.
Four Seasons Resorts & NetJet have teamed up to offer luxury clients unique and private experiences. (Photo courtesy of: Four Seasons Resorts.)

Unique Experiences for the Luxury Guests at Four Seasons Resorts

Four Seasons Resorts has teamed with NetJets—a private aviation company—to offer luxury guests unique, private, bespoke experiences at select destinations.
After a long day of training, participants in the Two Years to the Top package will be happy to return to a comfortable resort to relax and go to the spa.

Adventure-Seeking Thrills at Salamander Resort & Spa

Start calling your most ambitious adventure-seeking, goal-setting clients. The Salamander Resort & Spa is partnering with extreme adventurer and 8-time world record holder Sean Burch to bring clients on two exclusive journeys that are not for the faint of heart.
Suites at the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach often offer views of the ocean and/or intracoastal waterway.

Sneak Peek of the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach

South Florida's luxury travel scene has a new contender coming to town, and it's ready to compete with the best of the best. Before its Oct. 10, 2017 grand opening, Recommend had the chance to catch a sneak peek of what the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach has to offer.
Amastella is one of 19 ships in the AmaWaterways fleet.

Discover Wine Culture with AmaWaterways

Adding to its offerings of European wine-themed cruises slated for next year, AmaWaterways announced a new lineup of 2018 Wine Cruises to be hosted by award-winning North American wine experts.
The JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort has reopened post Hurricane Irma.

Marco Island Resort Asks Visitors to ‘Return to Paradise’ Post Hurricane Irma

The JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort reopened its doors and is eagerly accepting guests with resort amenities, rooms, beaches, and the spa all open for business. 
Air France continues to expand its flight offerings, making it easier to reach Paris from the U.S.

Air France Expands Nonstop Service Routes to the U.S.

Coming this spring, Air France will expand its U.S. offerings to include direct flights between Seattle and Paris while maintaining robust flight options for the winter season.
The 1,000-strand chandelier in the Dolphin lobby is just one of many changes made to The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort.

Disney’s Swan and Dolphin Resort Completes Major Transformation

The Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort has completed the largest transformation in the resort's history.
The spa inside the Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale is one of many hotel spas offering discounted services.

Dine and Relax with Fort Lauderdale’s Latest Promotion

The Great Fort Lauderdale Visitors and Convention Bureau has extended its special promotions offering discounts at spas and restaurants across the city, but only for a limited time.
Gordon Ramsay of Hell's Kitchen. (Erik Kabik)

VEGAS: What’s New, What’s Hot

Here's what's hot and new in Las Vegas that your clients sure won't want to miss out on.
#MiamiNow promotion offers unprecedented deals.

See More of the Magic City with #MiamiNow Promotion

Every month the Greater Miami Convention and Visitor's Bureau offers new deals and special discounts to tourists and locals alike. Now, for the first time ever, the GMCVB is combining six of its most popular monthly offerings to launch #MiamiNow.
Guests can't help but feel like royalty inside The Don CeSar.

Get the Royal Treatment on a Romantic Getaway

At The Don CeSar hotel in St. Pete, Florida, your clients can feel like royalty on their romantic getaway when booking the hotel's new Queen of Her Castle package.
Artwork can be found around every corner at Hotel Beaux Arts Miami

Get Artsy with Hotel Beaux Arts

South Florida is making a name for itself in the art scene, and with Hotel Beaux Arts Miami teaming up with Wynwood Walls to show guests around Miami's Arts District, your art-loving clients will be glad you booked them on the new and unique Wynwood Walls Walking Tour Package. 
Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach opens the doors of its nautical-themed property in October.

Fort Lauderdale Welcomes New Luxury Resort

South Florida's luxury hotel scene is set to welcome its newest member next month: the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach.
SeaWorld visitors can meet mermaids, friendly witches and more at the Halloween Spooktacular celebrations.

Celebrate Halloween With SeaWorld

Start your clients' Halloween celebrations early with a family-friendly trip to Orlando for SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular festivities. 
Post-Hurricane Irma, Fort Lauderdale Beach is back to normal and ready to welcome beach goers

Post Hurricane Irma: How Florida Tourism is Recovering

As the Sunshine State starts bouncing back to its pre-hurricane glory, travel agents are undoubtedly fielding questions from their clients about the fate of their already-planned and, in some cases, already-booked vacations. Here's what we know now about each region of Florida.
The Flavor By Loews Hotels program is serving up local favorites in heaps and mounds.

Loews Hotels Add More Than Local Flavors to the Menu

The farm-to-table movement has taken the U.S. by storm with restaurants highlighting native ingredients on their menus, but Loews Hotels is taking things to the next level with their new food and beverage experience rolling out nationally this year: Flavor By Loews Hotels. 
Guests at Ojai Valley Inn & Spa can play beekeeper for the day with this new hands on experience

New Buzz Around Resort’s Beekeeping Program

September is National Honey Month in the U.S., and Ojai Valley Inn & Spa is celebrating by adding an extra buzz in the air around its tranquil southern California property: an apiary and immersive beekeeping experience for its guests.
El Paseo Hotel is one of several places on Miami Beach offering Post-Irma discounts to locals and first responders.

Post Hurricane Irma: Miami Beach Hotels Offer Deals to Locals and First Responders

Here are a few of the hotels that are up and running post Hurricane Irma and also offering special rates to locals, first responders and others aiding with disaster relief in the area.
Water park complex at Wailea Beach Resort-Marriott, Maui.

Memorable Family Moments

From sleepovers with dolls to getting wet and wild at the water park, here’s a handful of family vacations your clients will be speaking about for years to come.
Canada is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year.

Eye on the World: Calgary

Though we visited Calgary during Rendez-vous Canada, we were able to sneak in a few experiences around town.
Captivating views from our room at Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort

Multi-Gen Staycation in Sunny Isles

I packed up my Jeep with my parents in tow, as my brother, sister-in-law, niece and nephew led the way to our destination— a staycation at Newport Beach Hotel & Resort in Sunny Isles.
The 1-bedroom suite at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne.

The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne’s Latest Re-imagination

The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne in Miami recently debuted its latest multi-phase re-imagination, which included newly designed guestrooms and a new signature dining venue.
Kennedy Space Center's NASA Now attraction. (Photo courtesy of Kennedy Space Center.)

Kennedy Space Center’s NASA Now Attraction: A Must-See for Space Fans

Space fans won't want to miss Kennedy Space Center's NASA Now attraction, which allows guests to get an up-close look at vehicles that have traveled in space.
Guests can enjoy this pool and ocean views at B Ocean Resort for just $1 on their birthday. (Photo courtesy of B Hotels and Resorts.)

Go Virgo, It’s Your Birthday with $1 Stays

Agents, start picking up your phones and sending out those happy birthday e-mails to clients on your roster whose birthdays are from Aug. 22 - Sept. 22.
The Flagler King guestroom at The Julia. (Photo courtesy of The Julia.)

South Beach’s Newest Adults-Only Boutique Hotel

South Beach's newest boutique hotel, The Julia, opened earlier this month as an adults-only property in the South of Fifth, "SoFi," neighborhood. 
Guests staying at The Perry Hotel Key West have access to the onsite Stock Island Marina, which makes it easy to enjoy a plethora of water activities.

Eye on the World: The Perry Hotel Key West

The Perry Hotel Key West is the Keys' latest opening, located on Stock Island—an area known for its fishing community with an artsy vibe—just a 15-minute drive to Key West's popular Duval Street.
Save on winter escapes to The Sebastian-Vail in Vail Village. (Photo courtesy of The Sebastian-Vail.)

Winter Getaway Savings

For your clients thinking of their winter getaway, The Sebastian-Vail is offering a Book Winter and Save up to 40 Percent offer.
Hotel Beaux Arts Autograph Collection

Hotel Beaux Arts Wows

The Autograph Collection Hotels knows a pretty thing when it sees it, so it’s no surprise to yours truly that the fabulous Hotel Beaux Arts recently joined the Autograph Collection.
The Norwegian Bliss will feature the largest competitive racetrack at sea.

Norwegian Bliss To Debut Many Firsts at Sea

Featuring the largest competitive racetrack at sea, original new dining concepts, and heart-racing waterslides that round the side of the ship, Norwegian Cruise Line’s sixteenth ship, the Norwegian Bliss, is already making quite the splash ahead of its spring 2018 debut.
Ponant is offering up to 30 percent off select Arctic expeditions in 2019. (Photo credit: Ponant/Lorraine Turc)

Ponant Offers Up To 30 Percent Off Arctic Expedition

Ponant is offering up to 30 percent off select Arctic expeditions in 2019.

Sail Through History with American Cruise Lines

Featuring several new ports of call in Washington D.C., Chestertown, Maryland, and Mt. Vernon, Virgina, American Cruise Lines’ new 11-day American Revolution Cruise visits some the nation’s most historically significant ports along the Chesapeake Bay.
Exterior rendering of the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California.

Pechanga Rising

When the entire $285 million expansion project is complete this December, Pechanga Resort & Casino will become the largest resort/casino on the West Coast.

Sin City Update

This summer we’ve got our eyes set on the expansion of a Las Vegas original as well as some unbelievably “suite” deals for clients looking to book a last-minute summer rendezvous to Sin City.
Beginning next March, skiers and snowboarders will find the best of Tordrillo Mountain Lodge’s legendary heli-ski adventures at Winterlake Lodge. (Photo credit: Within the Wild Adventure Co/Tyrone Potgieter)

Heli-Ski in 2018

For winter sports enthusiasts who are always looking for the next mountain to conquer, 2018 will be the year they can check heli-skiing off of their travel to-do list.
The Commodore Suite.

Globetrotting: The Perry Hotel Key West

Key West’s latest property opening, The Perry Hotel Key West, brings a chic vibe to Stock Island, an area known for its fishing and artist community.
Poolside at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, California.

Head Over Heels

Romance blooms just as profusely here in the U.S.
The Four Seasons At The Surf Club opening in March.

Discover Miami Beach’s Up-and-Coming Town of Surfside

From the newly opened Four Seasons At The Surf Club to a range of local events, there's a lot to discover in Miami's uptown destination of Surfside.