EDITORS' PICKS

First MGallery Hotel to Open in the Caribbean
When it opens in 2025, The Whimsy Hotel & Spa Saint Martin-MGallery Collection will be the first MGallery hotel to open in the Caribbean.
AVA Resort Cancun
AVA Resort Cancun: All-Inclusive Luxury Resort Debuts in Cancun
The newly opened AVA Resort Cancun, operated by AIC Hotel Group, has 1,600 ocean-facing rooms ready to welcome your clients.
Princess Cruises
Double the Cruise Credits With Princess Cruises’ New Program
Princess Cruises' new Captain's Circle Loyalty Accelerator program is designed to help your clients climb up the loyalty tiers more quickly.

RECOMMEND PRIDE

Hotel Belmar: Pride Now and All Year Long
Hotel Belmar is supporting the LGBTQI+ community this summer and all year long, with special events and community outreach.
Orlando Celebrates Pride Month
Orlando invites LGBTQ+ visitors to experience its flavorful cuisine, thrilling attractions, and must-see events during Pride Month.
PRIDE Packages for Rainbow Travel From NYC to PV
As the world embraces PRIDE celebrations, hotels show their support with special packages designed for LGBTQ+ travelers.
LGBTQ+
Selling to the LGBTQ+ Market: Trends and Tips
Recommend chatted with 3 LGBTQ+ travel advisors and asked them to share their expertise and provide tips for selling to this dynamic market.

NEWS

passport
Six U.S. Cities to Welcome New Passport Offices
Six cities will be getting local U.S. passport offices for the first time; opening dates have not yet been announced.
FAA
FAA Reports 915 Unruly Passenger Incidents So Far in 2024
The FAA notes fewer unruly passengers now than at the height of the epidemic, but there have still been 915 cases in 2024.
House of Representatives Passes No Hidden FEES Act
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the No Hidden FEES Act, a major AHLA legislative priority that ensures lodging cost transparency.

FAMS

Variety Cruises
Variety Cruises to Advisors: ‘Sell Three, Sail Free in Tahiti’
Variety Cruises has announced a new incentive program for travel advisors focused on Tahiti and French Polynesia cruises.
Dubai FAM for Travel Advisors
See Dubai on a travel agent FAM with Right Travel, including five nights' accommodations, city tours, a desert safari dinner and sightseeing transfers.
Scenic
Scenic Group: New Travel Advisor Incentives—And Tay-Tay
Scenic Group is the travel advisor's biggest fan, so it's created several initiatives that include a chance to snag Taylor Swift tickets.

DESTINATIONS

First MGallery Hotel to Open in the Caribbean
When it opens in 2025, The Whimsy Hotel & Spa Saint Martin-MGallery Collection will be the first MGallery hotel to open in the Caribbean.
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia’s Strategic Tourism Expansion: Key Updates
Saint Lucia updates include new flights, upgraded cruise experiences, new hotel investment and new local offerings for visitors.
AVA Resort Cancun
AVA Resort Cancun: All-Inclusive Luxury Resort Debuts in Cancun
The newly opened AVA Resort Cancun, operated by AIC Hotel Group, has 1,600 ocean-facing rooms ready to welcome your clients.
Secrets
Luxe Intimacy at Secrets Tulum Resort & Beach Club
A visit to Secrets Tulum Resort & Beach Club reveals an appealing combo of lush jungle indulgence and boho-chic beach vibes.

CRUISE

Princess Cruises
Double the Cruise Credits With Princess Cruises’ New Program
Princess Cruises' new Captain's Circle Loyalty Accelerator program is designed to help your clients climb up the loyalty tiers more quickly.
Cruise
Cruise Landscape—New Offerings for Romantic Getaways
Whatever your clients crave for their next romantic vacation, you can easily recommend they hop on a cruise to assuage their desires.
Love Boat
VIPs Sail Princess Cruises’ ‘The Love Boat’ With Original Cast
Princess Cruises just launched a VIP package for its "Love Boat" themed cruise, scheduled from Aug. 31 to Sept. 7, 2024.

AGENT TOOLS

Goway
Goway Debuts New Branding, Tech-Savvy Website & More
Goway has announced the launch of its new website and the first rebranding in its 54-year history, plus new travel advisor enhancements.
Scenic
Scenic Group: New Travel Advisor Incentives—And Tay-Tay
Scenic Group is the travel advisor's biggest fan, so it's created several initiatives that include a chance to snag Taylor Swift tickets.
USTOA
USTOA Tour Operators Serve Up Outdoor Adventures
USTOA members take travelers to the farthest corners of the earth, offering unparalleled access and peace of mind.
Avanti Destinations Launches Mobile Documents App
The new Mobile Documents app from Avanti makes all travel documents available on both the advisor’s and their clients’ phones or tablets.

ALL-INCLUSIVE

Air & Resort Credits at Sandals St. Vincent and the Grenadines
The new Sandals Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is offering major air and resort credits, just in time for upcoming summer travel.
Beaches Resorts Launches Sesame Street Sunrise Yoga
Sesame Street Sunrise Yoga, is now available exclusively at all three Beaches Resorts Caribbean locations (Jamaica and Turks & Caicos).
Wyndham Goes All in with Alltra Resort in the DR
Wyndham Alltra Samana is the brand's first resort in Dominican Republic, where will be joined by the newly signed Wyndham Alltra Punta Cana.

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