The Luxury Collection, a Starwood brand, encompasses a range of hotel experiences—from historic, intimate retreats to modern classics. The...
Bespoke travel—it’s a many-splendored concept with many perspectives. Think truly customized upscale travel in which a journey is solely...
What is adventure travel? We can debate that answer till the cows come home, but without question, for an increasingly large segment of today’s travel marketplace, the answer is journeys beyond the ordinary.
Egyptian authorities will delay ending the on-arrival visas for lone travelers until the creation of an electronic visa system.
Travelers can now apply for a Tourist Visa on Arrival (TVoA) by the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) for travel to India.
Are your clients planning a trip to Israel in March? They can score reduced fares, plus receive one complimentary checked bag, when flying EL AL Airlines.
Last month, Recommend attended the 2013 USTOA Annual Conference & Marketplace at The Fairmont Princess Scottsdale in Arizona and if the optimism felt during that conference is any indication, 2014 is going to be a stellar year for the travel industry.
There are so many options for just-perfect destination weddings in the Caribbean and Mexico, it’s sometimes hard to choose exactly which well-known hotel brand to say “I do” to. But we’ve done a bit of the legwork for you and your soon-to-be-wed clients by highlighting the offerings at key destination wedding powerhouses, which, of course, have the area’s top wedding coordinators and event planners on hand to help with all the details, no matter how big or small. Some offer travel agent commission for the weddings, some offer commission only on the rooms, but with the popularity of destination weddings skyrocketing, and the size of the wedding parties only getting bigger—and with many in the party adding extra nights to make it a complete vacation—even getting those guestroom bookings are a dream come true to your bottom line.
Guatemala is a country of superlatives: its archaeological sites are the most extensive in Central America; its dramatic volcanoes are the region’s highest; and its artistic heritage is the most vibrant.
You might ask yourself why we are including The Broadmoor— a grand historic hotel that harks back to 1918—in an issue dedicated to adventure travel.
Saint Lucia has been compared to Peter Pan’s Never Land, and it’s no wonder since the island almost seems like a real-life version of the fairy tale, with an abundance of natural beauty: from the bright-blue water to the lush rainforests and twin pitons looming in the distance.
A beachside romantic dinner for two or strolling hand-in-hand through the cobblestone streets of a quaint colonial town—Mexico was fashioned just for newlyweds.
Wonder-seeking newlyweds will find themselves in awe of the manmade and natural sites on display in Latin America.
A modern destination with more high-tech start-ups per capita than any other country in the world, Israel boasts a wide selection of contemporary tourism attractions, from art museums and galleries to niche culinary tours and high-end, as well as many, boutique hotels.
Since its establishment 65 years ago, Israel has developed into one of the world’s most dynamic travel destinations featuring a unique mix of historic holy sites, a thriving culinary scene, modern amenities and stunning natural landscapes.
Only the best adjectives come to mind when thinking of Florida’s beaches: powder-white, turquoise, endless, serene, and the list goes on and on.
When it comes to pursuing outdoor activities in Florida, the possibilities are limitless.
This is the African destination for the high-end client looking for a truly experiential safari vacation.
More and more U.S. travelers are turning to their own backyard for luxury getaways. Europe, eat your heart out!
Many of us who focus on Latin America look forward to TravelMart Latin America (TMLA), an annual ingathering of buyers and sellers of travel products and services, this year held in Cartagena, next year in Quito.
Ghost stories aren’t just for kids anymore. This fall, your client can take a haunted trip or tour in some of the "most haunted" destinations across the globe.
Tell your clients to be ready to scream at Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights 22.
Israel’s big tourism guns of the Israel Ministry of Tourism came to the United States last week on a multi-city tour to address the different markets, tour operators and other travel partners here in the States.
Travel Agent Revolution, the new Grass Roots Movement started by three travel industry veterans Mary Clegg and Cory and Cheri Andrichuk, has just announced yet another new program to keep travel agents passionate about their travel business.
Introducing a new 2012 itinerary to their already extensive portfolio, International Expeditions is now making preparations to travel to Nicaragua.
We want you to be part of the conversation! And that conversation is happening right now on Facebook and Twitter.
Mexico’s Pacific coast is now home to the Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta, and lucky for you, it’s extending agent rates from $75 pp dbl through April 7.
Open since the beginning of the month, Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa is the newest resort on Conejos Bay...
Western River Expeditions has taken all of the guesswork out of planning a river-rafting family adventure along Oregon's Rouge River.
The Greenbrier, a classic American resort that was reimagined in 1946 by famed interior designer Dorothy Draper, is now offering its guests the opportunity to enroll in the Dorothy Draper School of Decorating.
Operating in the Eastern Mediterranean, Louis Cruises offers travelers the chance to see and explore the Eastern Mediterranean with 4-, 5- and 8-day cruises.
Expanding it’s already culture-rich society, France continues to provide tourists and nationals alike a chance to explore the country a little further.
Following its billion dollar expansion announcement last March, Aeromexico is putting its jet fuel where its nose gear is with a host of new flights...
The Delta SkyBonus® program is all about rewarding companies for the business travel they give to Delta or any of its eligible airline partners.
From L.A. to Scotland, we’ve found another handful of the latest hotel openings and renovations around the world hotels to make sure you’re up to date...
Vacation.com has officially welcomed its newest preferred supplier, MSC Cruises.
You don’t have to hit the slopes to enjoy a vacation in Colorado. In fact, with its thriving arts scene and plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure...