puerto rico's lessons

Puerto Rico’s Lessons in Crisis and Recovery

Discover Puerto Rico held a virtual panel discussion, “Lessons in Crisis and Recovery,” discussing what was learned while handling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Optimism for Summer Travel Season

MMGY's Portrait of American Travelers survey indicates unprecedented optimism from leisure travelers in advance of the summer travel season.
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Odyssey of the Seas Completes Construction

Odyssey of the Seas,  which debuts from first-time homeport Haifa, Israel in May 2021 and Fort Lauderdale, Florida in November, completed its construction today.
Lindblad Expeditions Resumes Operations

Lindblad Expeditions Resumes Operations in June

Lindblad Expeditions announced that they plan to resume operations for the 2021 season in Alaska and the Galapagos in June. 

Yachting Life in Bermuda & Fort Lauderdale

Bermuda Tourism Authority and Visit Lauderdale are coming together in a new partnership designed to highlight both destinations’ yachting lifestyle.  
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Royal Caribbean & Celebrity Will Sail the Mediterranean this Summer

Cruise lines are moving ahead with new itineraries, adding to the recently announced summertime Caribbean sailings with Mediterranean cruises starting in June.
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4 New Culturally Immersive Properties in the U.S.

These four properties have recently opened across the U.S., offering your clients an immersive experience to the local culture.
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Royal Caribbean Sails from Bermuda in June

Royal Caribbean International will be sailing Vision of the Seas with a series of 7-night cruises from the homeport of Bermuda.

Delta to Introduce 9 Brand-New Routes

Delta Air Lines will introduce nine brand-new routes and add flights to more than 20 destinations this summer, including mountain and beach locales.

Celebrity Cruises Set to Return to Sailing in June

Celebrity Cruises has announced its return to cruising — Celebrity Millennium will homeport in St. Maarten beginning June 5.

Disneyland is Reopening

Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park are planning to officially reopen to the public on April 30, 2021, with limited capacity.

Iceland Opens to Vaccinated U.S. Travelers

Iceland opens to U.S. travelers as of Thursday, March 18, 2021. Vaccinated travelers and those with prior infection will be allowed to travel to Iceland.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings extends suspensions

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Extends Suspension

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings extends suspension of its global voyages, including Norwegian, Oceania and Regent Seven Seas Cruises through June.
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Greece is Reopening to Tourists

Greece is re-opening May 14 with plans to accept travelers who have been vaccinated, can prove they have antibodies, or present a negative PCR test.  
Japan Expecting Tourism Boom

Japan Expecting Tourism Boom

Once travel restrictions are lifted, Japan is expecting a tourism boom like no other, leading to the creation of many new hotels and resorts.

Alaska: Exploring on Land with Insight Vacations

While a Canadian ban on cruise ships has impacted leisure travel to Alaska, there is still the option to explore on land with Insight Vacations.
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Sandals Resorts Expands Sandals Royal Barbados

Sandals Resorts International (SRI) continues its development in the Caribbean as Sandals Royal Barbados breaks ground on a new expansion.

Kerzner International Introduces SIRO

Kerzner International has introduced a new hospitality experience, SIRO. It's been conceived with fitness and wellbeing at its core.

As a Woman, What Inspires You?

In celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we reached out to leading women in the travel industry to ask what inspires them.
Women in Travel

WINiT Names Top 50 Women in Travel

The GBTA has announced the Top 50 Women in Travel. These travel leaders were selected for their contributions to the travel industry.