Medjet Now Offers Medical Transport for COVID-19

Medjet announced that beginning Oct. 19, 2020 members who fall ill from COVID-19 and become hospitalized while traveling may be transported to a home hospital.
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Agent Incentive: Win Money with Bahia Principe Bookings

Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts is offering travel agents the opportunity to win a $1,000 monthly salary in 2021.
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Healthy Sail Panel’s Recommendations for Cruising Safely

The Healthy Sail Panel, made up by Royal Caribbean Group and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. share their recommendations for safely traveling via cruise.

Virtuoso: Where the Affluent Travelers are Headed

Virtuoso continues to keep a pulse on how and where the affluent are traveling.
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Had Enough of 2020? Let’s Talk About 2021 with Riviera River Cruises

Riviera River Cruises is offering a webinar for travel advisors to learn about the 2021 European river cruise season.

Canadian Government Needs to Reopen Borders, Says IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is urging the Canadian government to support the COVID-19 testing initiatives of Air Canada and Westjet as a means to safely reopen.
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MGM Resorts Go Smoke Free on the Strip

Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas will be reopening its doors on September 30 as The Strip’s first fully smoke-free casino resort.
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Icy Strait Point: Finalist for Seatrade Port of the Year

Icy Strait Point has been selected as a finalist for the Seatrade 2020 Cruise Awards in the Port of the Year category—marking the first time in Seatrade award history an Alaskan port is recognized.
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G Adventures Launches Boston Experience

G Adventures is offering a one-day Boston experience to encourage people to explore their local area and support local businesses.
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RESTART Act: ASTA’s Top Legislative Priority for Coronavirus Relief

The RESTART Act is ASTA's top legislative priority for the next Coronavirus relief bill, says Eben Peck, executive v.p. of advocacy for America Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) in press material.

State of Travel Insurance Survey—Men vs. Women: View Risks of Travel

Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection's survey from its State of Travel Insurance research shows major contrasts between how men and women view the risks of traveling.

New Platform Helps Advisors During Challenging Times

Travel advisors looking for solutions to make their work flow more seamless might find the solution in this new platform.
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Let’s Go There Campaign

The U.S. Travel Association’s Let’s Go There campaign is aimed at encouraging Americans to make plans to travel.
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Reimagined Holiday Celebration at Walt Disney World Resort

A reimagined holiday celebration will begin Nov. 6, 2020, at Walt Disney World Resort, with the four theme parks, Disney Springs and Disney resort hotels decked for the season.

First-Ever Swim-up Rondoval Suites at Sandals South Coast

Set to reopen on Oct. 1, Jamaica’s Sandals South Coast will mark the end of the year with a splash when it debuts the world’s first-ever Swim-up Rondoval Suites.
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There’s a Bit of Nantucket Coming to Palm Beach

Nantucket’s White Elephant resort will welcome a sister property in Palm Beach on Nov. 4, 2020—the 32-room White Elephant Palm Beach.
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Travel Advisors Report Firsthand — They Feel Safe Traveling Again

Host agency Travel Experts has received reports from its affiliated travel advisors noting that they have been experiencing safe travels this summer, particularly throughout the U.S. and Caribbean.

7 New Offerings for Wellness-Minded Clients

As wellness takes on new meaning in our post-COVID-19 world, here is a round-up of what's new with seven Wellness Tourism Association members.

Schoolcations – Latest Hotel Trend

Hotels are jumping on the trend of schoolcations by offering vacations that include the ability to distance learn with dedicated classrooms and study space

Ancient Egypt and Nile River Cruise FAM

Sunnyland Tour is offering a FAM that features the splendor and mysteries of ancient Egypt that includes a four-night Nile River Carnival cruises.