Posted on April 8th, 2014

ME by Melia Set to Open in Milan

Melia Hotels International announced that a new ME by Melia property, the company’s modern and high-energy brand, will open in Milan in 2015. The hotel will be near the Corso Como at the Piazza della Repubblica.

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Posted on April 8th, 2014

Kids Rule at Dromoland Castle in Ireland

Dromoland Castle in Ireland gives kids the opportunity to rule by combining luxury with family-friendly activities.

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Posted on April 3rd, 2014

On Board the Azamara Quest

Recommend recently had the opportunity to visit the intimate 686-passenger, Azamara Quest. Though the ship isn’t a huge vessel carrying thousands of people like other cruise lines, it doesn’t skimp on any of the details.

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Posted on April 3rd, 2014

Disney Cruise Line Adds New Sailings for 2015

Disney Cruise Line has added new sailings for 2015, exploring the Norwegian fjords, Iceland, and the Faroe Islands. Disney will also be returning to the Baltic with new itineraries that include sailings from Copenhagen, Denmark to St. Petersburg, Alaska and Russia. The summer lineup for 2015 also includes cruises to the Mediterranean, the Caribbean and the Bahamas.

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Posted on April 3rd, 2014

Q & A with Michelle Fee of Cruise Planners

Recommend recently had the opportunity to tour the Azamara Quest as part of a fundraiser lead by Cruise Planners – American Express Travel’s CEO and co-founder, Michelle Fee, who was also nominated for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year. Our associate editor had the opportunity to chat with Fee regarding the importance of travel agents in the current marketplace.

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Posted on April 3rd, 2014

Small Ship Safaris’ Family Expeditions

Small Ship Safaris offers specials on expeditions for families sailing to Alaska, Hawaii, and the Galapagos Islands.

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Posted on April 2nd, 2014

Cunard Line Announces 2015 Voyages

Cunard Line announced its 2015-2016 Voyages Programme, which includes 15 commemorative cruises and events that pay tribute to Cunard’s historical moments and celebrating its 175th anniversary.

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Posted on April 2nd, 2014

Q & A with Loews Regency NYC’s Managing Director, Jim McPartlin

The Loews Regency NYC opened its doors to guests on January 16, after being shut down for renovations for over a year. Our Associate Editor, Michelle Marie Arean, had a chance to chat with managing director, Jim McPartlin regarding the renovations and what they’ve brought to the property.

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Posted on April 2nd, 2014

Mother’s Day Escapes

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, sort of, so why not start filling your goody bag with some great ideas now so you’ll be ready when your clients start asking for the perfect gift for mom. Spa treatments? Check. Lingerie shopping sprees? Check. Fitness fun? Check. Romantic getaways? Check.

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Posted on April 2nd, 2014

The National Geographic Orion is Inaugurated

Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic inaugurated its latest ship, The National Geographic Orion, in Auckland, New Zealand on March 21.

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