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10/7/2014 | by Ruth A.Hill
Cuba is becoming a popular destination for Americans interested in experiencing unique faith-based itineraries. Tour operators say the island nation, recently opened to people-to-people tourism, offers a host of options for those interested in this special area.
8/28/2014 | by Ruth A. Hill
Europeans have enjoyed Christmas market shopping, food and entertainment since the Middle Ages. Today, tour operators and river cruise lines are expanding their Christmas market offerings as travelers flock to Europe to experience the celebration.
7/25/2014 | by Ruth A.Hill
For clients unwilling to wait five more years for Germany’s Oberammergau, a 200-year-old passion play in Italy’s piedmont area is a good option. Commissionable packages for 2015 are available.
5/28/2014 | by Ruth A. Hill
Travel agents are top of mind at the NTA’s newly-minted Faith Travel Association as it moves forward with programs to provide business-building resources.
3/12/2014 | by Ruth A.Hill
Tony Blair’s efforts to bring peace to the Middle East have given rise to a locally operated tour firm whose programs center on intimate exchanges with locals on both sides of the Israel-Palestine conflict.
2/12/2014 | by Ruth A. Hill
Two sophisticated travelers who often research and book their own travel explain why they consult a travel professional for the trips that matter most.
2/7/2014 | by Ruth A. Hill
It can take a long time to turn prospects into pied pipers for faith-based travel groups, but specialists say the rewards are worth it, and they’ve got advice for agents who want to get started.
12/10/2013 | by Ruth A. Hill
History buffs and family roots travelers are among those heading to Europe in 2014 to remember the 20th century’s two world wars – and that spells opportunities for travel agents.
11/4/2013 | by Ruth A. Hill
Faith-based tourism to Israel is evolving beyond traditional pilgrimages to holy sites. Add-ons that focus on outdoors activities, music and archaeology are gaining in popularity.
7/11/2013 | by Ruth A. Hill
A home-based agent said interest from her own parish priest kick-started development of her successful faith-based business. Here's her advice, including 5 ways to get started in faith-based travel.