Jamaica and Grenada Rock Marketplace

“As the host destination, we could not be more delighted by the tremendous success of this year’s [Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association] Marketplace,” said Donovan White, Jamaica’s director of tourism at the Montego Bay Convention Centre.

Windstar Launches Travel Agency Recognition Program

Windstar Cruises has created a new multi-tier travel agency recognition program designed to reward top-producing agencies with a top 10 Platinum distinction, a top 11-20 Gold award, and a 21+ Silver category.
Carnival Mardi Gras

Carnival Opens Sales for New Mardi Gras Ship

Carnival Cruise Line has officially opened sales for the inaugural season of its new Mardi Gras, which will set sail in 2020.
family travel

Family Travel: The Perception of a Travel Advisor

Travel advisors continue to face a perception challenge, according to the Family Travel Association (FTA), which points out that only one out of five families plans their vacation with an advisor.
Virgin Voyages

Virgin Voyages Enhances Commission Offerings and Eliminates Fees

After consulting with both travel professionals and potential sailors, Virgin Voyages has revealed details of how the cruise line plans to be "brilliant to do business with" for all parties involved. 
The New York Times Travel Show

Recapping The New York Times Travel Show

Certainly, ‘tis impossible to cover The New York Times Travel Show in depth, so this guest focused on new horizons: first time exhibitors and new products. Consider this sampling.
U by Uniworld The B

U by Uniworld Announces Move to Central Europe

Following its inaugural year, U by Uniworld, has announced that The B will be moving to Central Europe for the 2020 season.

AIC Hotel Group Announces Two New Appointments

AIC Hotel Group recently announced the promotion of Carilis Felipe to the newly created role of director of field sales, and the promotion of Michelle Farinas to senior weddings department manager. 
Tauck ms Andorinha

Tauck Announces First Douro River Cruises

In 2020, Tauck will launch its first-ever Douro River cruises sailing in Portugal aboard a riverboat specifically designed for that waterway.
Paula Twidale AAA Travel

AAA Travel Appoints Paula Twidale as New VP

Today, AAA announced the appointment of Paula Twidale as the organization's newest vice president of AAA Travel effective as of Feb. 4, 2019.