Luxury boutique hotel The Vines Resort & Spa in Argentina, opening in January, has joined The Leading Hotels of the World, the first in the Mendoza region to be part of the luxury collection.
In the new year, editor-in-chief Paloma Villaverde de Rico will be sharing the interviews she conducted with Terry Dale, president and CEO of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA), and tour operator principals while at USTOA, but here are a few updates on the state of the industry to tide you over until then.
An unforgettable destination wedding can be accessible and affordable. The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel, in Southwest Florida, can offer your clients convenience with a variety of options in a romantic, natural setting—and a passport is not required!
Macchu Pichu with Central Holidays. Central Holidays is revving up for an exciting year. The company is expanding to launch more products than ever before, adding 60 new itineraries and new destinations spanning Africa, Europe and Latin America.
Agents booking their clients on MSC Cruises can access product information and tools easier with the cruise line’s newly upgraded travel agent site.
Travelers visiting the Big Easy this winter can snag holiday discounts at Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, starting Dec.
Atura Hotels, Australia’s new hotel brand, launched in October with the opening of Atura Blacktown. “Atura brings a fresh approach to the local Australian accommodation industry,” says group managing director, David Seargeant, Amalgamated Holding Limited (AHL).
Switzerland is more than a land of chocolate and luxury shopping. The destination is known for its melting pot of culture, easy-to-use public transportation system and an endless amount of outdoor activities.
Hyatt Union Square New York has partnered with the car service company, Uber, to create a new city package.
Castello del Nero is offering travelers a luxurious castle stay in Tuscany with a couple’s getaway package.
Travel agents who complete Recommend’s Guadeloupe Islands Specialist program can earn rewards and learn more about this French-Caribbean destination.
Sandals’ packages allow for lots of customization. SANDALS Why Sandals for the big day? “We are able to offer a tremendous number of options, from ceremonies to receptions, from decor to floral, and infusing and designing all of that together with the aid of a pre-wedding travel team as well as an on-resort travel team, so the bride and groom are hand-held throughout the entire process by a well-trained team of individuals that’s able to showcase the brand and deliver on some of our unique offerings,” says Marsha-Ann Brown, director of romance, Sandals Resorts.
Paloma Villaverde de Rico As I’m writing this, I’m thinking of the various trips I have lined up in the coming months, including a 2-day cruise on the re-imagined Disney Magic, Mexico City a la luxury, and December’s USTOA conference, which brings us to the issue at hand.
The Generator Dublin is located next to the old Jameson Distillery. The hospitality industry has been buzzing lately with a new breed of boutique mid-range hotels and hostels cropping up, targeting Millennials with stylish spaces at affordable prices.
Clients have ample time for sightseeing in Rio on Vistas’ 8-day Stunning Brazil itinerary. Why is IsramWorld hot?
Small villages dot the riverbanks of the Danube. There’s no denying that river cruising is hot—baby boomer clients can’t get enough of this product, but what about the rest of your clients?
Budapest is a popular stop on Danube sailings. Almost half of the new cruise ships worldwide in 2012 (six out of 13) were river craft, and although the total number of 2013 cruise ship launches fell to 11, more than half of them are river cruise ships.
Bhutan’s mysticism and stunning landscape are a lure for travelers seeking out-of-the-ordinary destinations.