Editors' Picks

Editors' Picks

Riu Emerald Bay

Riu Emerald Bay Debuts Family-Friendly Amenities

Located in Mazatlan, Mexico, Riu Emerald Bay has added a new water park, children’s playground, two pools, a theater, a restaurant, and 132 guestrooms.
oasis villas

BodyHoliday Unveils New Oasis Villas

BodyHoliday has unveiled its new Oasis Villas—Villa Aurora and Villa Calypso—new new build villas located atop a hillside offering panoramic views.

JAPEX 2019: 4 Hotels That Want Your Attention

Four hotels invested enough time and money to address the media at JAPEX this year, three were EP properties and only one was an all-inclusive.
disney skyline

The New Disney Skyliner

There's now a new way for your clients to easily get around Walt Disney World Resort—soaring above the treetops on the new Disney Skyliner, which sets off on Sept. 29, 2019.
CIE Tours

CIE Tours Announces New Travel Experiences for 2020

CIE Tours has announced details of more than a dozen new land tours as well as its first ever river cruise collection and several special offers.

Onefinestay Offers Bonus Commission

Onefinestay, which specializes in private rentals, has an announced an exclusive travel agent booking incentive for the Sydney market.
Variety Cruises

Variety Cruises Renovates Pegasos Mega Yacht

Variety Cruises recently completed major renovations to the Pegasos mega yacht, refurbishing cabins, as well as indoor and outdoor public areas.

JAPEX 2019: Tourism Director Donovan White’s Update

Why is Jamaica attracting so many visitors — and expecting even more of them?

Kimpton Hotel Palomar South Beach Set to Open in Late 2019

Located in the heart of South Beach, Kimpton Hotel Palomar South Beach is set to welcome its first guests in late 2019.
odyssey of the seas

Odyssey of the Seas Debuts

Royal Caribbean International will debut the Odyssey of the Seas—the first Quantum Ultra Class ship to arrive in North America, in South Florida—in fall 2020.

MSC Cruises Adds Tampa Homeport + Advisor Perks

MSC Cruises is introducing Tampa as a new homeport starting Nov. 11, 2020 with the MSC Armonia sailing from Tampa year-round.

JetBlue Greets Guyana with Latest Route

JetBlue is expanding its large Latin America and Caribbean network with new nonstop service between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Georgetown, Guyana.

Despite Hurricane Dorian the Islands of the Bahamas Are Open for Business

Hurricane Dorian struck Grand Bahama Island and The Abacos, but plenty of the Islands of the Bahamas are still open for business. 
Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Cruise Line Redesigns GoCCL Navigator

Carnival Cruise Line has redesigned its GoCCL Navigator booking engine for easier use for travel advisors.
Insight Vacations

Two Insight Vacations FAMs—Germany & Egypt

Insight Vacations has two upcoming FAMs—one heads to Germany, the other to Egypt.
south african airways

South African Airways Vacations’ New 2020 Collection

South African Airways Vacations (SAA Vacations) has launched its 2020 Collection brochure featuring a portfolio of affordable air-inclusive vacation packages to a variety of destinations throughout Africa.
The Travel Junction

The Travel Junction Connects You to Bookable Products

Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) has created a new division—The Travel Junction-Connecting You—designed to service the B2B travel market. 
California Assembly Bill

California Assembly Bill (AB) 5 Amended to Include Exemption for Travel Advisors

The latest version of the California Assembly Bill (AB) 5, which was made public this past Saturday, now includes an exemption for travel advisors. 
agent resource

Agent Resource & Worldwide Travel Guide + Webinar

Collette has released its Agent Resource & Worldwide Travel Guide for the 2020-2021 season, as well as a 30-minute webinar to help you sell Collette.

Off-the-Beaten-Path Itineraries for 2020

USTOA has put the spotlight on new itineraries that lead travelers off-the-beaten-path in 2020 during their yearly Travel Together Month celebration.


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