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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

5 Travel Experiences Inspired by “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”

If the newly released "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society" movie (or bestselling book) has your clients falling in love with Guernsey, an island near the French Coast, you’ll want to suggest these travel experiences.
Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line Refurbishes Three Ships

Norwegian Cruise Line announced the completed refurbishments of three ships, Norwegian Breakaway, Norwegian Sun and Norwegian Star.
Crystal Endeavor's Solarium allows guests to admire the landscape even while inside the vessel.

Crystal Unveils Itineraries for New Expedition Yacht

Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises unveiled the itineraries of its newest vessel, Crystal Endeavor, which will depart on its maiden voyage in August 2020 and sail through January 2021 for its inaugural season.
Nobu Miami beach

Nobu Miami Beach Completes New Villas

Nobu Miami Beach has completed it's new villas. These ultra-luxurious Nobu Villas offer your luxe clients plenty of space to mix and mingle.
Travel Impressions

20 New Destinations: Travel Impressions Expands Portfolio

After recently enhancing its Asia portfolio with 40 tours to 15 destinations, Travel Impressions is adding 20 more destinations in Africa, the Eastern Mediterranean, and the Persian Gulf region.
All Seabourn cruises to Cuba will include a stop in the capital city of Havana.

Seabourn Heads to Cuba

Seabourn has received approval to begin sailing to Cuba from Miami and San Juan, Puerto Rico, starting in late 2019, making it Carnival Corporation's third cruise brand to visit the island. 

Red Tide Affects Florida: Explore Fun Beyond the Beach

Red tide is affecting Florida Gulf Coast beaches, and possibly costing you some bookings, but we have a few suggestions for your clients to explore beyond the beach.
Sandals Resorts

Arrive in Style and Luxury at Sandals Resorts

Sandals Resorts is infusing extra luxury into guests' experiences when they visit Montego Bay with the addition of luxury roundtrip transfers.
Philly Foodie package

Explore Philly Through Its Food

From cheesesteaks to beer, the Philly Foodie Package recently created by Hilton is perfect for clients looking to experience the City of Brotherly Love through its culinary offerings. 
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Samantha Schultz

After traveling around the world for over 30 years, Samantha Schultz, started Plan Your Perfect Vacation, a Cruse Planners franchise agency.
Crystal Cruises Tom Wolber

Tom Wolber: Reflecting on a Year as Crystal Cruises CEO

With nearly a year of service under his belt, Recommend reached out to Tom Wolber, president and CEO of Crystal Cruises, to hear about why he joined the Crystal Cruises team, what changes travelers can expect to see from the cruise line, and more.
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Your Travel Center/Montecito Village Travel

Your Travel Center/Montecito Village Travel polled their 400+ employees and independent contractor travel advisors and shared their insights with us regarding Millennial and Gen Z Travel.
Kelly LaSlavic

Kelly LaSlavic

Kelly LaSlavic is an Arizona native who loves to escape the desert and experience the world through adventures and great eats.
Jacob Marek

Jacob Marek

Jacob Marek believes that travel has the power to profoundly change our perspective of the world.
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Cassandra Harris

Cassandra Harris is a travel agent for Accent on Travel in Richmond, Virginia where she manages the blog, "Travel Agent Diary," and gives helpful tips for prospective travel agents.
Blair Kochar

Blair Kochar

Blaire's career as a travel advisor was founded as a result of her love of traveling and passion to plan.

Allison Kobasky

Allison Kobasky is the owner and co-founder of Over The Moon Vacations, which she owns with her loving husband named Josh and playful pup, Buddy.
JW Marriott Family by JW

Family by JW Promotes Enriching Quality Time Activities

JW Marriott is looking to enhance the quality time that families spend together while on vacation by launching a new Family by JW program, featuring activities designed to be both engaging and enriching while promoting family bonding. 
Costa Rica is one of several destinations highlighted in Central Holidays' "Top Ten Destinations" brochure.

Central Holidays Launches New Brochure with Agent Bonuses

Central Holidays is helping travel agents identify the best places to send their clients and rewarding them for booking trips to these locations with its new "Top Ten Destinations" brochure and the special booking bonus launched in celebration of the brochure's release.

AmaWaterways: Golfing Meets Cruising

Golf and cruise enthusiasts can get the best of both worlds when they sail aboard AmaWaterways' AmaMagna thanks to the Exclusive Concierge Golf Program.
Riviera River Cruises is expanding its solo traveler sailings to the Douro River.

Riviera River Cruises Welcomes Solo Travelers

Riviera River Cruises is increasing the number of sailings it offers exclusively for solo travelers in 2019, with two departures in the spring and two in the fall.

Eye on the World: Quebec City

Take a virtual tour through Quebec City via our photos as we strolled through the city, spent an afternoon at Ile d'Orleans, and checked out what this port city has to offer.
The Garonga Safari Camp is one of 12 new properties added to the South African Airways Vacations portfolio.

South African Airways Vacations Expands Portfolio

South African Airways Vacations is expanding its portfolio with the addition of 12 new hotel and safari lodge operators.
Poolside at the Blue Waters’ Cove Suites.

Return to Antigua

Travel professionals can’t help but like success stories, and Blue Waters Resort & Spa is surely one of them, what with its renovations and its growth in the North American market.
Hertz is adding Maserati vehicles to its Selezione Italia by Hertz Fun Collection in Italy.

Hitting the Open Road

Clients hitting the open road can expect luxury rentals in Italy, convenience in Orlando, and even the ability to check on their rental status using Amazon Alexa.
The resort features five pools, including one for adults only with a swim-up bar.

Beachside Bliss at Hotel Riu Dunamar

Located on Quintana Roo’s stunning Costa Mujeres Beach, the Hotel Riu Dunamar opened in December 2017 and one of its most impressive features is its beach with its white sands and clear waters.
Portside in Quebec City.

Quebec City: Idyllic Port Destination

Quebec City, a UNESCO World Heritage site that’s located at the confluence of the St. Charles and St. Lawrence rivers and whose history stretches back 400 years, is a fairy tale port city, complete with a stunning castle sitting atop a hill.
The stunning 1-bedroom Oceanfront Suite.

Eden Roc = Luxury All-Inclusive

Basing itself on similar all-inclusive packages that have become synonymous with luxury resort properties in Mexico and the Caribbean, the Eden Roc is the first hotel in the Miami area to make such an option available. 
Poolside at the newly opened Panama Jack Resorts Cancun.

Panama Jack Resorts Cancun: Exceptional Service

Since it officially opened its doors earlier this year, the 438-guestroom Panama Jack Resorts Cancun has been making its mark among the area’s many all-inclusives as a family-friendly, four-star option whose hallmark is friendliness and exceptional service.
Rendering of Celebrity Cruises’ new terminal at Port Everglades.

Portside in the U.S.

There’s lots of news around the ports in the U.S.—from first-time calls to brand-new, gleaming terminals. Here’s a roundup of goings-on.
Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Cruise Line Announces $200 Million Makeover

Carnival Cruise Line revealed plans for a nearly $200 million bow-to-stern makeover for Carnival Triumph in the spring of 2019 that will include renaming the ship to reflect its significant transformation. 
Seabourn Cruise Line is heading to Australasia

Seabourn Cruise Line Heads to Australasia

Seabourn Cruise Line is heading to Australasia with the Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Sojourn sailing around Australia, New Zealand, and South Pacific.
Intentionally Lost is hosting a cycling and photography-themed tour in Morocco.

Cycling and Photography Tour in Morocco

For the clients who love photography just as much as they enjoy a day of bike riding, Intentionally Lost is offering a Morocco Photography and Cycling Tour this fall. 
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Apple Leisure Group is Expanding

Apple Leisure Group (ALG) is expanding with new resort brands, new hotels in development, and a new travel distribution channel.
Delta Air Lines is increasing service to Havana, Cuba starting this fall.

Delta Air Lines Increases Service to Cuba

Last year, Delta Air Lines celebrated the first anniversary of its return of service to Cuba, and now the company is expanding its service to the country with the addition of a nonstop flight from Miami.

New Details Unveiled for Sky Princess

Princess Cruises has unveiled additional details on the features aboard its new ship Sky Princess, including a first look at its first-ever Sky Suites.
Windstar Cruise

Windstar Offers Door-to-Ship Luggage Forwarding Service

Windstar Cruises is helping travelers take a break from the hassle of dragging their luggage through airports, navigating customs and re-checking to a final destination with the addition of Luggage Forward service. 
InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort

InterContinental Opens New Family-Friendly Hotel in Vietnam

The InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort opened last month giving families another kid-friendly option for accommodations in Vietnam, along with special opening rates to further welcome guests to the new property.
Dromoland Castle

Ireland’s Dromoland Castle Gets a Makeover

Dromoland Castle, the 16th century luxury castle hotel in County Clare, Ireland has completed the final phase of its over $23 million refurbishment.
Virgin Voyages

Virgin Voyages Names First Ship

At an event hosted last week, Richard Branson revealed the name of the first ship in the Virgin Voyages fleet. 
austin Adventures

8 Luxury Resorts Launch The Austin Collection

Austin Adventures has launched The Austin Collection, consisting of eight properties selected by Dan Austin, founder and president of Austin Adventures and his wife.
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Refreshing Minds and Bodies: Yoga Retreats Around the World

Help your clients spice up their yoga practice by ditching their local studios and in-home routines in exchange for yoga retreats in beautiful destinations around the world.

Foodies & Adventurists Cycle Through Italy

Foodies and adventurists can unite on this new chef-led slow food cycling tour of Piedmont with Tourissimo.
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Find Big Opportunities from Little Ideas

Don't miss big opportunities that can come from little ideas.
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Coral Gables: Miami’s Gem

Located in the heart of Miami’s historic Coral Gables neighborhood, the Hotel Colonnade is a top recommendation for visitors who want to easily get to shops, restaurants, movie theaters, and attractions.
CIE Tours

Experience “The Crown” Filming Locations with CIE Tours

If you have clients who are fans of Netflix's original series, "The Crown", then now is the time to send them on a CIE Tours guided itinerary in Great Britain.
Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises Announces New Ship Plans

Today, Princess Cruises announced a memorandum of agreement with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri S.p.A. to build two new cruise ships.
Classic Escapes Uganda

Explore Ugandan Wildlife with Classic Escapes

Classic Escapes, a family-owned boutique travel company specializing in nature and cultural journeys, is offering a 10-Day Uganda Gorillas & Wildlife Itinerary this fall.
Windsor Court Hotel

Stylish Windsor Court Hotel Gets a Refresh

This October, Windsor Court Hotel will unveil a $15 million renovation.
Guest room inside Isla Bella Beach Resort.

Florida Keys Welcomes First New Resort Since Hurricane

The Florida Keys is set to welcome a new luxury resort in early 2019 with the opening of Isla Bella Beach Resort.

New Themed Departures & Discounts on Ecoventura

Ecoventura is offering travelers 25 percent off special departures this fall, as well as hosting a series of themed yoga, photography, culinary, and biology themed departures.
San Pancho Riviera Nayarit

Beach Town-Hopping in Riviera Nayarit

Strung like pearls along the Pacific Coast, the islands, beaches and resort towns of Riviera Nayarit beckon travelers to explore the eclectic Mexican vacation region.