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Luxury, Caribbean Style
Luxury, Caribbean Style

A growing luxury product in the Caribbean is creating more options for travel agents to sell to affluent clients, say tourism officials and hoteliers. They call the islands’ brand of luxury relaxation with “humor, fun and joie de vivre.”

Wave Season Bookings on the Rise For the Second Year in a Row
Wave Season Bookings on the Rise For the Second Year in a Row

With record-breaking brutal weather pounding the East Coast this winter and the second month of Wave Season 2015 coming to a close, cruise bookings show no signs of slowing down. Bookings are even up from a strong sales season last year, according to travel agents.

Travel MarketPlace Returns to Toronto For A Second Year of Must-Have Agent Education
Travel MarketPlace Returns to Toronto For A Second Year of Must-Have Agent Education

Travel MarketPlace will return to Toronto for its second year this June, doubling-down on its success last year as the preeminent event dedicated to boosting the profitability of Canada’s retail travel professionals and suppliers.

A First-Hand Report: Travelling to Cuba
A First-Hand Report: Travelling to Cuba

In the wake of the loosening of travel restrictions to Cuba, Travel Market Report's trends editor flew to the island nation. Here's his report on his visit.

Traveling Through South Africa: The Journey Continues
Cruises for the Affluent Traveler: Market Insights and New Trends
Cruises for the Affluent Traveler: Market Insights and New Trends

What does the Norwegian-Prestige acquisition, and other changes in the luxury cruise arena, mean for affluent cruisers? It's all good news, according to travel agents.

International Travel is Back on Track . . . and Surging
International Travel is Back on Track . . . and Surging

There's been a surge in international trips by U.S. travelers, according to a new report from the Resonance Consultancy. Travel agents should take a look at who these travelers are, where they’re going, and what they want to do when they get there, says the company.

Travel Impressions' Commitment to Agents Remains Strong Amid Leadership Changes
Travel Impressions' Commitment to Agents Remains Strong Amid Leadership Changes

In its 42-year-history, Travel Impressions has remained committed to the travel agent distribution channel. Its new president says that won’t change under Apple Leisure Group which purchased it in 2012.

Dreams Resorts & Spas Brings Unlimited-Luxury® to Costa Rica
Dreams Resorts & Spas is bringing its Unlimited-Luxury® experience to Costa Rica. On Nov. 1, Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica will offer guests a luxurious, family-fun getaway on the Guanacaste coast of Costa Rica.
Be the First to Experience Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa!

Dream Resorts & Spas opens its newest property in Cancun on Sept. 1. For a limited time, AMResorts Master Agents can stay for just $59 per person per night. Low rates are available for your clients too.