AMR Collection Created With Travel Agents And Their Clients In Mind
As Carolina Bellina, Senior Director of Canadian Sales for AMResorts®, explains it, the AMR™ Collection was created with travel agents in mind -- not only did they play a pivotal role in developing the strategy to support the master brand, through surveys, focus groups and feedback they... more ›
On Location At Sandals Ochi Beach Resort For Sandals' First Canadian Agent Fam
Want to know a creative way to spark inquiries and motivate clients to stop dreaming and lock in upcoming trips? Consider highlighting some of the special experiences and features that await on future vacations while going live on location from an idyllic Caribbean destination.
That’s... more ›
First Canadian agent FAM underway at Sandals Ochi
“We’re very special! We’re the first FAM out of Canada,” Giselle Williams, the Business Development Manager for Unique Vacations Canada Inc., announced to a small group of hand selected travel advisors on location in Jamaica as the bus departed Montego Bay heading towards Ocho Rios... more ›
Expands Global Brand Presence In Luxury Leisure Travel
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Apple Leisure Group (ALG) from affiliates of each of KKR and KSL Capital Partners, LLC for $2.7 billion in cash. The transaction is anticipated to close in the fourth quarter of 2021, subject to customary closing... more ›
New Hotels, Expanded Flights Drive Island’s Strong Performance
Curaçao has seen a surge of new and re-branded hotel developments by top hospitality brands, as well as expanded flight routes recently. From a fully renovated Marriott, to upscale all-inclusive options like Dreams and Sandals, as well as newly flagged properties like Trademark by Wyndham and... more ›
Booking.com Research Takes A Deep Dive On LGBTQ+ Travellers’ Experiences
In newly released research, Booking.com reports that close to half (44%) of Canadian LGBTQ+ travellers have experienced some form of discrimination when travelling.
Conducted with 3,052 LGBTQ+ travellers across three continents, the study shines a light on attitudes, concerns and travel... more ›
AMR Collection has announced two new resort brand management deals -- Zoëtry Casa Del Mar Los Cabos and Zoëtry Marigot Bay St. Lucia.
The two properties are conversions from independent resorts and will expand the Zoëtry Wellness & Spa Resorts portfolio to seven properties,... more ›
Sandals Resorts Gifts Caribbean Olympians Complimentary Vacations
Close to 100 Olympians from the islands where Sandals Resorts International operates have been gifted complimentary vacation stays by the company’s Executive Chairman, Adam Stewart, in recognition of their valiant efforts at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
For those Olympians who medaled in the... more ›
Club Med is gearing up for the ski season and noting that it will be making ski vacations for more accessible to Canadians this season, with major sales and new resort openings.
And for the first time, Club Med will be offering mountain getaways right here in Canada with the opening of Club... more ›
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) has released details for its 16th resort -- and its first venture into Curaçao -- the Sandals Royal Curaçao which is now open for bookings and is offering guests a special Grand Opening Offer with savings of up to US$1,000.
Situated on 44 acres within... more ›