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Romance Makes A Comeback

A Look At Real Agent Booked Destination Weddings

Romance Makes A Comeback In any given year, 350,000 destination weddings take place with Mexico and the Caribbean being top choices for North American travellers. However, like the rest of the travel industry, those figures plummeted to non-existent levels since the onset of the pandemic. But over the past few... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Weddings & Honeymoons

Iberostar Redefining Destination Weddings

Iberostar Redefining Destination Weddings Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has launched a reimagined destination weddings and honeymoon program for Mexico, Dominican Republic and Jamaica aimed at maximizing eco and customer centricity. Rooted in responsible tourism, the new program has aligned it’s offering with sustainability,... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Hotels, News, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Weddings & Honeymoons

Romance Is On The Rebound

A Look At Destination Wedding And Honeymoon Trends

Romance Is On The Rebound AMResorts’ Carlo Trinidad says destination wedding groups have come back with a vengeance. “We are fortunate in Canada where wedding groups typically book at least 10 to 12 months in advance, sometimes longer. So not only have individual bookings spiked, but also wedding groups,”... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Trends & Research, Weddings & Honeymoons

Meet The Happy Couple

Neil Lane And Fairmont Say I Do

Meet The Happy Couple Having earned a reputation as “Jeweler to the Stars,” it’s safe to say Neil Lane has been part of a lot of weddings. Known around the world as the engagement ring designer who comes equipped with dazzling creations ahead of the dramatic final rose ceremonies on The Bachelor, Lane has... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, Hotels, News, Resorts, Weddings & Honeymoons

Scull Named GM Canada For DWHSA

Scull Named GM Canada For DWHSA Liz Scull has been named general manager in Canada for the Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association (DWHSA). Scull will be responsible for building DWHSA's membership in Canada and providing romance travel training programs for Canadian travel advisors. Currently, 15%... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Canada, COVID-19, Tourism Organizations, Weddings & Honeymoons

Left At The Altar For The Moment

Ontario Wedding Industry Could Lose $780 Million In 2020

Left At The Altar For The Moment According to a new study released by Hellosafe.ca, in 2020, the estimated financial loss to the wedding industry is $780,218,850. In fact, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many fiancés have cancelled or postponed their wedding originally planned for 2020. The province’s wedding... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Trends & Research, Weddings & Honeymoons

Love Is In The Air At From The Bahamas With Love

Love Is In The Air At From The Bahamas With Love Describing the travel trade and destination wedding specialists as the “custodians of this niche market,” Dionisio D'Aguilar, Minister of Tourism & Aviation welcomed attendees to the From The Bahamas With Love virtual romance and wedding expo yesterday (March 2). With day one of a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents, Weddings & Honeymoons

Last Call For Bahamas’ Virtual Romance Expo

Last Call For Bahamas’ Virtual Romance Expo The Bahamas, one of the world’s leading destinations for weddings and honeymoons, is gearing up to host two virtual events - From The Bahamas With Love - to showcase the vast offerings for romantic escapes throughout the destination. The expo will bring together industry leaders, partners,... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Weddings & Honeymoons

Hear The HeartBeats On Jamaica’s New Microsite

Hear The HeartBeats On Jamaica’s New Microsite Jamaica, has launched a Wedding and Romance microsite, aptly named My Heart Beats JA. Housed in the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) website, the microsite is a repository of all things love, providing solutions and options for anyone on the romance journey under the categories: Romantic... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Weddings & Honeymoons

From The Bahamas With Love

From The Bahamas With Love The Bahamas is gearing up to host two virtual events -- From The Bahamas With Love -- to showcase the vast offerings for romantic escapes throughout the destination. The expo will bring together industry leaders, partners, hotels, venues and services for a truly unique and educational... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Weddings & Honeymoons
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