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News & Tools

W Playa del Carmen

W Hotel Planned for Playa Del Carmen

A W Hotel is coming to Playa del Carmen with an opening planned for 2023. Marriott is partnering with Fibra Inn to bring the brand to the Yucatan Peninsula

Travel Advisor Adventure to Guatemala

Join Tara Tours on a travel advisor adventure to Guatemala from March 20-27, 2020.
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Avoya Saves Travel Advisors Time

Avoya saves travel advisors time through their improved technology and innovations, which inspired a new marketing campaign titled "More Time."
Red Reflet Ranch

Score Your Clients Discounted Stays at Red Reflet Ranch

Score your clients discounted stays at the luxury Red Reflet Ranch. The luxury resort located in Ten Sleep, Wyoming, is offering 33 percent off its rates until April 4, 2020.
specialist program

Insight Vacations Launches New Specialist Program

After Insight Vacations relaunched its eLearning program this past fall with the release of the Bronze Level, today they're releasing the Silver Level of the specialist program.
scenic WAVE

Scenic’s WAVE Season Deals

Scenic is kicking off the 2020 WAVE season with offers on its ocean and river products.

2020 Croatia FAM Opportunities

Tours Specialists Inc. is hosting several FAMs to Croatia, the haven on the Adriatic, this year that will give you the opportunity to explore all aspects of the country.

USTOA Extends Cox & Kings, The Americas’ Traveler Claims Deadline

USTOA has extended the deadline to Jan. 31, 2020 for Cox & Kings, The Americas' traveler claims.
value of travel

The Deeper Value of Travel

Lately, we’ve had lots of clients come to us to plan trips for well into 2020—by “well into” I mean the months leading up to and immediately after Election Day.

Crystal Thanks Advisors with 30 Cruise Giveaways

Crystal has announced a Travel Advisor Appreciation incentive to thank them for their years of support.

Frontier Airlines Adds New Routes Including Service to Cancun

Frontier Airlines has added 25 nonstop routes with service to Cancun, Guatemala City, San Salvador awo new destinations in the Dominican Republic: Santiago and Santo Domingo
Dreams Vista Cancun

Looking Ahead with Apple Leisure Group

Not one to sit on its laurels for very long, Apple Leisure Group (ALG) just launched Travel Protection Plus, which provides commission protection along with a host of ancillary benefits beyond the scope of traditional insurance products
last minute trips

Save on Last-Minute Trips with Central Holidays

Save your clients on last-minute travel to Europe, South America, or a Galapagos cruise. Central Holidays is offering savings on trips to Europe and South America that are fully commissionable to travel agents.

Interjet Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service

Interjet Airlines announced today, daily nonstop service between Los Angeles and Monterey.
Puerto Rico Update

Puerto Rico Earthquake Update

A 6.4-magnitude Puerto Rico earthquake rumbled across the country causing damage to hotels, homes, and tourist attractions.
Australia Fires

Latest on Australia Fires

Australia fires continue to rage across the country and have damaged resorts, homes and have led to the loss of life. Travel companies weigh in.

3 Travel Advisor Goals for 2020

It's a new year, a new decade, with new goals. And usually with a new year comes a fresh perspective and a slew of resolutions and goals being made. When it comes to your business, you might have some goals, too. Joins Virtuoso, North America’s largest provider of ski vacations, has been accepted into Virtuoso’s portfolio of luxury travel partners.
accommodation fee

Saint Lucia to Charge Accommodation Fee Starting this Year

The Saint Lucia Government will be introducing a tourist accommodation fee to be used for destination marketing and development. 

Save on Uniworld’s 2020 Cruises

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection and U River Cruises are celebrating parent company The Travel Corporation’s 100thanniversary in 2020 by offering travelers the best savings on 2020 cruises.


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