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Monthly Archives: July 2014

ASTA Slams Passage of Airline Bill

ASTA Slams Passage of Airline Bill American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) president and CEO Zane Kerby has issued the following statement in response to the US House of Representatives’ recent passage of the so-called Transparent Airfares Act of 2014. “ASTA is disappointed by House passage of this anti-consumer... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Egencia, Hyatt Launch Global Agreement

Egencia, Hyatt Launch Global Agreement Egencia and Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that their affiliates have entered into a new multi-year agreement to include Hyatt properties around the world in the Egencia Preferred Rate (EPR) program. Hotels participating in the EPR program will offer advantages such as special rates... more ›
Posted in News

Cruisers Have Chance to Sail With Tutu

Cruisers Have Chance to Sail With Tutu World-renowned peace and human rights crusader Archbishop Desmond Tutu will bring an especially intimate perspective of South Africa – and the world – aboard Crystal Cruises’ March 13, 2015 voyage through Tutu’s African homeland. Via a complimentary presentation and interactive... more ›
Posted in Cruise

Vision Travel Gives Back

Vision Travel Gives Back Vision Travel Solutions has launched the not-for-profit Vision Travel Foundation as part of its efforts to give back to the community. According to officials, this corporate social responsibility initiative will serve as a conduit for Vision Travel to support various social, educational, and... more ›
Posted in News

VISIT FLORIDA Goes Live With Redesigned Site

VISIT FLORIDA Goes Live With Redesigned Site A new, redesigned VISIT FLORIDA home page is now live, highlighted by “a cleaner, more responsive design that delivers a consistent view of the homepage across a wide range of devices and screen sizes, providing an optimal viewing experience like never before.” New is an interactive map... more ›
Posted in Destinations

Turtle Bay Appointments

Turtle Bay Appointments Oahu's Turtle Bay Resort has welcomed Brina Fritzsche as group sales manager and Ginger Oswald as customer relationship marketing manager. Fritzsche has nearly a decade of hospitality and group sales experience, most recently serving as multi-property group sales manager with Starwood Hotels... more ›
Posted in Hawaii

Explore 4 is Back

Holland America Offers Agents Chance to Win Cruise

Explore 4 is Back In a move designed to entice travel agents to encourage their clients to book early, Holland America Line (HAL) has launched a travel agent sweepstakes tied to its “Explore 4” savings program featuring four special offers on select 2015 and 2016 sailings. Agents who make “Explore 4”... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Cruise

cruise3sixty Sets Sail April 22-26

cruise3sixty Sets Sail April 22-26 Nearly 500 travel agents have registered for cruise3sixty 2015, the official cruise conference of the cruise line industry. Already registered agents have taken advantage of the Summer Early Bird Pricing for certified active agent members, starting at $95 and available through August. Hosted... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

Discover Florida’s Palm Beaches

Agents Can Get Up to 50% Off Resort Room Rates

Discover Florida’s Palm Beaches Discover The Palm Beaches is inviting travel agents to experience the destination first-hand by taking advantage of discounted room rates as low as 50% off the best available rate at a variety of hotels and resorts. In addition to discounted room rates, many participating properties have... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Destinations

Cosmos Enters South America

Cosmos Enters South America For over 50 years, Cosmos has been offering affordable coach tours in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and North America. Now the Swiss-headquartered company has expanded to South America for 2015, Cosmos is adding four itineraries, ranging from nine to 19 days and featuring top-10... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Tour Operators