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View of Mount St. Helena from Cardinale Winery.

Expect the Unexpected

These three hot destinations—California, Florida and Nevada—offer your clients more than the conventional travel opportunities.
Amtrak Vacations is offering new tours throughout the U.S.

2017 Brings New Travel Options at Home

Next year is bringing with it lots of new travel options for clients looking to vacation in their own backyard, including new hotels, new tours and theme park fun
Globus is offering new tour options in Africa.

On the Road and River in Asia & Africa in 2017

It’s challenging enough to brand a country, let alone an entire continent, but that’s exactly what Africa has in mind.
Collette is offering a Romantic Road and Fairy Tale Road itinerary through Germany that includes a stop in Rothenburg.

10 Reasons to Book Europe in 2017

Here are 10 reasons on why you should be booking your clients to Europe in the coming year.

Elementary, My Dear Watson

Follow the clues at The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes.

Educational Vacation Ideas

Exodus Travels is taking travelers back to school, figuratively speaking, with educational vacations available through 2017 where visitors can visit archaeological sites, participate in hands-on cooking classes and go on responsible wildlife safaris.

A “Standing Ovation” for Celebrity’s New “Far Away” TV Spot

A travel agent executive gives Celebrity Cruises' new TV spot “Far Away” a standing ovation.

The Sights, Sounds and Flavors of South America

South America is the ideal destination for active travelers looking to dive into the sights, sounds and flavors of pre-Columbian cultures.

Design and Culinary Experiences in Italy

Italy is buzzing with new hotel openings and tours to offer your Italophile clients.

Tigers, Temples and the Golden Triangle

Greaves Tours has launched its Luxury Escorted Group Journeys, combining exclusive experiences and insider access to India.

UNICO Hotels Charts New Course in All-Inclusive Industry

Along a picturesque stretch of Caribbean coastline, a unique take on the all-inclusive concept is debuting in Riviera Maya the first quarter of 2017.

Eye on the World: Adventures by Disney on the Danube

Adventures by Disney's 8-day Danube River cruise is an action-packed itinerary that takes clients to eight destinations in four countries, and I've got a whirlwind photo tour with all the highlights.

Discover Luxury on Abercrombie & Kent’s New Marco Polo Journeys

For your clients with more checks than blanks on their travel bucket lists, Abercrombie & Kent has created new limited-edition small group journeys to off-the-beaten path destinations including Papua New Guinea, Bolivia and Sri Lanka.

Summer Getaways in Israel

There’s still seven weeks left of summer, which means there’s plenty of time to take advantage of El Al’s Summer Israel Getaway package.

Why Wuzhen: 5 Reasons to Visit China’s Historic Water Town

You may be asking yourself, “Why would I recommend my clients visit Wuzhen—a virtually unheard of town—when there is so much to see between bustling Beijing and scenic Shanghai in Mainland China?”
Meijiawu Tea Plantation. (Melissa Bryant)

Hangzhou: China’s Rising Star

The word on everyone’s lips and travel bucket lists this year is Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province’s capital city where jaw-dropping natural scenery and well-preserved cultural sites are inspiring North American travelers to explore outside of Beijing and Shanghai and into this timeless Chinese retreat.

Harmonious Hamburg

On Nov. 4, Westin Hotels & Resorts will debut in Hamburg, Germany with the opening of The Westin Hamburg as part of a landmark development that includes the highly anticipated Elbe Philharmonic Hall as well as luxury residences and numerous dining, cultural and nightlife options.

Art and Culture in the Heart of Munich

Munich is the capital of Bavaria and the third most populous city in Germany. With a history that dates back to at least the 12th century, it is steeped in culture and plays host to an abundance of world class museums and art galleries.

Magdeburg the Beautiful

Petra Hedorfer, CEO of the German National Tourist Board (GNTO), Sandra Yvonne Stieger, managing director of the Magdeburg Marketing Kongress und Tourismus GmbH and representatives from across the German National Tourist Board welcomed more than 1,100 delegates from 45 countries at this year’s 42nd GTM Germany Travel Mart in Saxony-Anhalt’s capital city of Magdeburg. One theme that carried throughout the entire event was growth on a local and countrywide scale.

Encounter of Two Worlds in Peru

For your foodie clients, Libertador Hotels, Resorts & Spas’ Palacio del Inka property, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Cusco, is offering the Encounter of Two Worlds package.

Solo Travel to Cuba

Cuba Travel Network’s new Havana for the Solo Traveler Trip is now available on the company’s website at cuba-travel.com.

25 Top Things to Do in Barbados

Here are the 25 top things to do in Barbados according to the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc.

Celebrity Millennium’s Modern Makeover

ast month, the Celebrity Millennium emerged from dry dock sporting a refreshed look and a new lineup of enhancements.

Selling an Active Honeymoon

In the June issue, we covered weddings and honeymoons across the globe. And for those of you whose clients prefer to take on an adventure whether it's immersing themselves in a unique culture, going in a safari, or taking a hike or bike ride through some of nature's most splendid landscapes versus sipping margaritas by the beach, we rounded up some pointers from top tour operators on how you can sell these active honeymoons.

Takeaways From Israel Day 2016

Why sell Israel? Just “look at the numbers,” said Eyal Carlin, director of the Southern Region for the Israel Ministry of Tourism last Wednesday at the Israel Day 2016 event in Fort Lauderdale. “2015 was the best year ever of travel from the U.S. to Israel and the trend is continuing on into 2016.”

Grupo Posadas Unveils Collection of Beach Resorts

Grupo Posadas has officially introduced its Fiesta Americana Resort Collection featuring 12 unique beach resort properties in some of the most sought-after locations throughout Mexico.

Opera and a Cruise

Your clients will be singing your praises for booking them on European Waterways’ Opera Cruise, sailing Aug. 20-27 from Venice to Mantua, Italy.

Cuba by Cruise

With Cuba's doors open to U.S. travelers, there are more opportunities than ever for you and your clients to visit the trending island nation.

Eye on the World: Barbados

Have you ever visited a garden inside a cave? What about a rum factory on an old plantation? Have you swam with sea turtles or eaten foie gras and duck ravioli in a cliffside restaurant? No? Well, that just means you haven't been to Barbados.

Aman Announces Exclusive Private Jet Journey

Aman is offering an exclusive 18-day Private Jet Expedition in October to China, Bhutan, India and Sri Lanka.

A Stylish Fort Lauderdale Stay

In celebration of the unveiling of the Bellissima: Italy and High Fashion 1945-1968 exhibit at the NSU Art Museum of Fort Lauderdale, the Pelican Grand Beach Resort, part of Noble House Hotels & Resorts collection, is offering an all-inclusive Culture & Couture Escape package.

Intriguing Istanbul

For thousands of years, people have traveled to and through the site of Turkey’s capital city of Istanbul, now it's your clients' turn.

STI Travel Unveils Jordan Tours for 2016-17

STI Travel, part of the Central Holidays family of travel brands, has partnered with the Jordan Tourist Board to boost tourism to the destination with a series of tour programs for 2016-17.

Viking Sea Embarks On Her Maiden Voyage

On April 4, Viking Ocean Cruises’ second ship, Viking Sea, embarked on her maiden voyage from Istanbul to Venice.

A Tale of Two Emirates

Your clients can discover the glittering cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi on Goway Travel‎’s 7-day A Tale of Two Emirates itinerary.

El Salvador FAM

Tara Tours is offering an El Salvador Travel Experience April 28-May 05, 2016 for travel agents and their spouse or companion.

Classic Family Vacations With an Adventurous Twist 

Classic Journeys' family multi-sport journeys invite the whole gang to participate in river tubing, snorkeling, and other outdoor activities, as well as experience interactions with locals throughout their vacation.

Seoul Searching: What to See and Where to Stay in South Korea’s Capital City

Viewed as clean, green and efficient, enjoying a highly developed infrastructure, South Korea's capital city of Seoul is culturally rich, foodie fabulous, spiritually peaceful and people-friendly.

The Baltics and Russia FAM

International Travel Experts has announced its line-up of all-inclusive FAM trips for 2016, including the Baltics and Russia.

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