Following the completion of a $30 million dollar renovation and repositioning, the family-friendly, all-inclusive resort Grand Sirenis Punta Cana Resort has reopened.
The American Queen Steamboat Company

American Queen Steamboat Company Launches Advisor Discounts Program

Travel advisors can now experience an American Queen Steamboat Company itinerary at a discounted rate thanks to the cruise line's new program.

5 of Australia’s Newest Hotels

From art-inspired boutique properties to massive hotels flying the flag of internationally brands, the travel community of Australia is constantly welcoming new properties to the hotel landscape.


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ASTA’s Verified Travel Advisor Certification Program

Sign up for the ASTA Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) certification program, which allows ASTA advisors to distinguish themselves as trusted advisors to the traveling public.
Family Travel Association

Family Travel Association Travel Agent Training & Certificate Program

The FTA Academy, 23-module, video-based training program, is the industry’s first training and certification program, allowing agents to gain the professional knowledge needed to serve the needs and unique challenges of traveling families.


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Variety Cruises FAM

Variety Cruises Israel, Egypt and Jordan FAM

Variety Cruises recently announced its return to Israel, Egypt and Jordan aboard the Mega Yacht Harmony V and is now offering winter FAMs to give travel advisors the opportunity to experience this itinerary.
Tara Tours Ecuador FAM

2019 Ecuador FAM with Galapagos Islands

In summer 2019, Tara Tours is taking travel advisors on a FAM that combines some of Ecuador's most sought after destinations and experiences.
Sterling Vacations

Sterling Vacations Launches Iceland, Fjords & North Isles FAM

Travel advisors planning for their 2019 FAMs can look to Sterling Vacations for a cruise FAM visiting Iceland, Norway, Denmark, and Scotland.


W Costa Rica

Happenings at W Hotels

W Hotels has a few new openings round the world for 2019, but that's not all, there are a few properties being renovated and a few new programs at various properties.
Accessible Travel Solutions Silversea Cruises

Silversea Cruises Introduces New Accessibility-Enhanced Excursions

Through a partnership with Accessible Travel Solutions, Silversea Cruises is introducing new accessibility-enhanced shore excursions in nine destinations.
Miami Temptations

Miami Temptations: Deals on Dining, Entertainment, Hotels and More

Miami is already appealing to many travelers, but the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau is upping the ante with its Miami Temptations Program.
Time Out Market Miami

Opening February 2019: Time Out Market Miami

Set to open in February, Time Out Market Miami will feature 17 kitchens, a demonstration kitchen, three bars offering cocktails from award-winning mixologists and an art space.


Belmond to be Acquired by LVMH Moet Hennesseey Louis Vuitton

Today Belmond announced that it will be acquired by LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, a leading luxury group. The transaction is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019.
Travel Leaders Group

Travel Leaders Group Names New President

Travel Leaders Group recently announced that J.D. O’Hara has been named president of the company as it embarks on further strategic growth initiatives for its family of travel brands.
Azamara Club Cruises

Azamara Club Cruises Announces Share & Save Offer

Azamara Club Cruises has announced details of its Share & Save promotion for its 2019 Wave campaign offering savings and extra perks.
Central Holidays Europe

Central Holidays Launches Europe City Stays Sale

Central Holidays is now offering steep discounts on several of its popular European itineraries for travel now through mid-March 2019.