Agents' Choice 2020

Jamaica Sets The Pace As The Heartbeat Of The World

Jamaica Sets The Pace As The Heartbeat Of The World Jamaica’s new destination brand positioning shows that you can be small but still leave a mighty mark. Recognizing the out-sized impact the Caribbean destination has made on an international scale, "Jamaica, Heartbeat of the World," takes a look at how its rich and vibrant culture, music,... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Dominican Clarifies Passport Requirements

Dominican Clarifies Passport Requirements The Dominican Republic Tourism Office in Montreal recently clarified that Canadian tourists are only required to have a valid passport to travel for tourism purposes, and, the passport only needs to remain valid for the duration of the stay. According to Cosette Garcia of the Dominican... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News

American Queen Introduces Special Interest Sailings

American Queen Introduces Special Interest Sailings American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC) has introduced new special interest sailings ranging from Pacific Northwest Wine Cruises on the American Empress to the American River BBQ Challenge on the American Countess, American Queen and American Duchess along the lower Mississippi River. “All... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Destinations, News

WestJet Names New VP, Network Planning, Alliances

WestJet Names New VP, Network Planning, Alliances WestJet has appointed John Weatherill to the role of vice-president, Network Planning and Alliances. Reporting to Arved von zur Muehlen, WestJet chief commercial officer, Weatherill will be responsible for the strategic growth of WestJet's network and partnerships, including WestJet's first... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Appointments, News

‘Love is in the Air’ in Saint Lucia

‘Love is in the Air’ in Saint Lucia To celebrate the start of spring and showcase its appeal as an award-winning romance destination, 22 hotels, resorts and villas in Saint Lucia are offering value-driven “Love is in the Air” specials for March and April travel. As an added bonus, qualified visitors can register to receive... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Specials

Riviera Unveils Festive Sailings

Riviera Unveils Festive Sailings Riviera River Cruises will be offering new cruises on Europe’s Danube and Rhine rivers over Christmas and New Year’s during the 2020-21 holiday season. On Christmas cruises, passengers will be able to explore festive markets, then enjoy a Christmas Day gala dinner and Christmas musical... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

Edouardo Jordan Joins HAL’s Culinary Council

Edouardo Jordan Joins HAL’s Culinary Council To continue diversifying its culinary offerings and bring the best land-based culinary experiences to sea, Holland America Line is adding James Beard Award-winner and acclaimed Seattle restaurateur Edouardo Jordan to its Culinary Council — a collection of varied, internationally renowned... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Cruise

Insight Launches Enhanced Agent Portal

Access to Real-Time Offers, Marketing Collateral Available

Insight Launches Enhanced Agent Portal Insight Vacations has relaunched its Agent Portal, acting as an informative and resourceful platform for all travel agents and consortia partners. To streamline the booking process and support agents in boosting sales, the new Agent Portal contains a wealth of information, new enhancements... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Silversea Launches Solo Special

Silversea Launches Solo Special Silversea has introduces zero single supplement fares on a curated selection of nine voyages, providing solo travellers with more of a reason to give themselves the gift of travel this Valentine’s season. The offers are valid on new bookings made by Feb. 28. Guests travelling solo will... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News, Specials

PGA of America Forms Alliance With Bahia Principe

PGA of America Forms Alliance With Bahia Principe The PGA of America has formed a strategic alliance in Mexico with Bahia Principe, a tourism group of golf courses, hotels and residences, tour operations and other destination services owned by Spain’s Grupo Piñero. The partnership will provide PGA-branding opportunities to Bahia Principe... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Mexico, News
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