Carnival Cruise Line has begun paying travel agent commission on wedding package sales, as of Jan. 1.
Commission tiers for wedding packages will be based on wedding package sales made Jan. 1-March 31. Additionally, agents will earn accelerated commissions on wedding packages during the Wave... more ›
Hotelier Offers Destination Wedding Tips For Hawaii
It's no surprise that Hawaii is one of the leading wedding destinations – beautiful beaches, wonderful sunsets and it's a safe place for a romantic escape.
As a result, thousands of couples choose to get married in the Hawaiian Islands annually – and that's a trend that's expected to... more ›
Get Swept Away By These Trendy Wedding Destinations
From a volcanic backdrop or a majestic waterfall in Iceland to the iconic Colosseum in Rome, many newlyweds-to-be are looking for unique settings for their destination weddings, reports Ann Ruppenstein in this week's digital edition of Travel Courier.
While tropical destinations will always be... more ›
Transat has released its 2017-18 Weddings brochure, designed to inspire couples to make their dream wedding a reality with a multitude of ideas and customized packages to tie the knot in a slice of sun-soaked paradise.
New this year, the brochure includes a 17-page special feature by... more ›
Karisma Launches Tech-Savvy Website For Effortless Planning
Karisma Hotels & Resorts has unveiled a newly enhanced website for destination weddings.
The new site – http://www.MemorableMomentsWeddings.com – features cutting-edge technology, coupled with a range of new features and tools that makes it simpler for couples to budget, organize, and... more ›
Wedding Business Is Blossoming For Agents
True love is eternal, so the saying goes, and for Marsha-Ann Brown, director of romance at Sandals Resorts, the fact that WeddingMoons are continuing to grow year over year, especially in the Canadian market, should surprise no one, because simply put: “The wedding industry is one of those... more ›
1 day, 16 Bahamas destinations, 16 Weddings for Canadian Couples
2016 is more than just the Year of Romance for the Caribbean Tourism Organization.
The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism is also spreading the love with the launch of the 16 Weddings Invitation, a contest for Canadian couples to win 16 weddings in the destination to be held across 16 different... more ›
Karisma Hotels & Resorts has unveiled a commission increase to 21%, a new loyalty travel club and a variety of weddings and romance-related offerings and tools exclusively for its Gourmet Inclusive Vacation Consultants (GIVC).
In making the announcement, Mandy Chomat, vice-president of... more ›
CTO Declares 2016 'Year of Romance'
With the start of the New Year comes the launch of a new initiative by the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) – 2016 The Year of Romance in the Caribbean – a campaign celebrating everything romantic about the region. Through the initiative, the CTO and its member countries and hotels will... more ›
AskMeWeddings has launched the Proactive Honeymoons & Destination Weddings Specialist Program (AskMePhD), a special business development course for travel agents who are currently booking destination weddings and honeymoons and want to increase revenues.
The 12-month program includes... more ›