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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Harmony of the Seas Amps Up The Fun

World's Largest Cruise Ship to be Extremely Family Friendly

Harmony of the Seas Amps Up The Fun Royal Caribbean International is taking family fun to new heights onboard its newest ship, Harmony of the Seas. Guests setting sail aboard Harmony to Europe’s most popular destinations in the Western Mediterranean will be able to enjoy more family friendly offerings than ever before, such... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

CTO, CHTA Monitoring Zika Situation

CTO, CHTA Monitoring Zika Situation The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) advise that they are in close contact with Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) in order to monitor and research the Zika cases that have now surfaced in some Caribbean destinations and to... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Mexico’s MONEYBACK Partners With Sunwing

Mexico’s MONEYBACK Partners With Sunwing MONEYBACK, Mexico’s leading tax-refund company, has kicked off 2016 by launching a partnership with Sunwing Vacations. The partnership is designed to promote MONEYBACK’s tax return services with Sunwing’s customers. Starting in March, Sunwing Airlines will air a 30-second MONEYBACK... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators

Win With Softvoyage and

Win With Softvoyage and Softvoyage, owner of the Hotel and Resort Review web site, has launched a “Travel Pro – I write, I share, and I win with” contest in which agents can win one of four $500 prizes. From Feb. 1 to May 31, agents who write “Pro” reviews on, or invite... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives

Half Moon Debuts Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

Resort Unveils New Sugar Mill Restaurant, Cedar Bar

Half Moon Debuts Multi-Million Dollar Renovation Jamaica's Half Moon, A RockResort, recently unveiled its multi-million renovation, including the reopening of the historic Sugar Mill Restaurant, along with updates to the lobby – including the addition of Lester’s Café, a new coffee shop, and The Cedar Bar, a newly renovated bar and... more ›
Posted in Resorts

Turkish Airlines Teams Up With Warner Bros.

Turkish Airlines Teams Up With Warner Bros. Turkish Airlines has launched a partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures on the highly anticipated action adventure film, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. In the movie, a pivotal scene unfolds aboard a 777 Turkish Airlines plane. Outside the movie, Turkish Airlines is unveiling innovative... more ›
Posted in Airlines

Back And Better Than Ever

Get Ready For The 2016 Agents' Choice Awards

Back And Better Than Ever From airlines to tour operators to honeymoon destinations, no one knows the travel industry better than travel agents. And that's why for the past 16 years we've asked you to tell us your favourites in a wide range of travel industry categories. For 2016, Baxter Travel Media has made a... more ›
Posted in Agents' Choice Awards 2017, News

Carnival Sweepstakes Continue for Agents

Carnival Sweepstakes Continue for Agents Agents have until Feb. 12 to take advantage of Carnival's “Cruise, Explore & So Much More” Wave Season sweepstakes, featuring cruise/land vacation grand prize packages, as well as additional “instant win” prizes. With the sweepstakes, agents can win one of three cruise/land... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Cruise

There’s Something About Clearwater

There’s Something About Clearwater Calling all Blue Jays fans. Want to take in a game while staying on the beach? Joelle Castelli (pictured below), from the city of Clearwater, Florida says Dunedin, where the team has spring training, is located close to the destination. “You can stay at the beach and then take a trolley to... more ›
Posted in Destinations

Avalon Releases 2017 Preview

Book by April 5, Save Clients up to 15%

Avalon Releases 2017 Preview Avalon Waterways has launched its 2017 river cruise preview, featuring 52 pages of itineraries and selling features for next year’s cruises in Europe and Southeast Asia. All itineraries featured are ready for booking and clients booking by April 5 can save 10% off any Europe or Southeast... more ›
Posted in Cruise