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News & Tools

Viva Wyndham

Viva Wyndham Unveils New Insurance Program

Viva Wyndham Resorts has announced a new, free Hotel Assist Insurance program to protect travelers visiting its properties.
South Africa

South Africa Will Dazzle During This FAM

%%excerpt%% South Africa is open for tourism again and Flash Tour USA is offering a FAM tour that covers the highlights of this magical destination.

Croatia FAMs for 2021

Adventures Croatia is offering a special VIP opportunity to join one of its 2021 FAM trips. These trips will...

USTOA Survey Forecasts 2021 Travel Recovery

Despite the COVID-19pandemic, a USTOA member survey forecasts travel industry optimism with and without a vaccine.

Seabourn Cancels Additional Voyages

Seabourn is canceling a series of 2021 voyages for two ships in its fleet as part of a broader redeployment in preparation for an eventual return to service.

Azamara Launches New ‘Masterclass Series’ for Advisors

Azamara is launching a new Masterclass Series of on-demand videos to further the brand’s mission to support its loyal travel advisor community. 
travel advisors

Travel Advisors — Name Newborn Rhino, Chance to Win Trip

North American travel advisors — help name newborn endangered black rhino in contest to win an educational trip to Southern or East Africa.

New Avoya Promotion Allows Agencies to Affiliate for Free

Avoya Travel has launched a new promotion offering travel agencies the ability to affiliate their businesses with Avoya as an Independent Agency at no cost.
Punta Cana

Serenade Punta Cana Resort Introduces ‘Serenade Agents’

Serenade Punta Cana Resort has created Serenade Agents, giving advisors access to competitive rates, commission offers and the latest news.

Travel Advisors are Traveling Again—Here’s What They Say

In a survey of travel advisors, host agency Travel Experts found that more than 82 percent of advisors responding have been traveling again.

Dreaming of Africa

Flash Tour USA is hosting a ten-day Africa FAM November 7-16, 2021. The experience will focus on wildlife and...

New AA Flights Expand Access to Islands of Loreto

Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa is celebrating American Airlines’ announcement of routes from Dallas-Fort Worth and Phoenix to Loreto.

Sandals® Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts: Travel Protection Plan Insurance Included Offer

Sandals 5-Star Luxury Included® Resorts is offering included Travel Protection Insurance for all new bookings.
Atlas Ocean Voyages

Atlas Ocean Voyages Unveils Dedicated Travel Advisor Resource Center

Atlas Ocean Voyages has launched Atlas Advisor Central, an online resource center designed for travel advisors that offers an array of tools.
Saint Lucia

Earn Rewards & Incentives Booking Saint Lucia Resorts

Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa and its sister resort Serenity at Coconut Bay is offering travel advisors rewards...

Travel Industry Needs Stimulus Help Now

One of the first things President Donald Trump did after leaving the hospital where he was being treated for...

Lessons Learned: What COVID has Taught Us

We reached out to key industry executives to learn what lessons they’ve learned from the COVID crisis.
st. kitts

St. Kitts & Nevis to Reopen October 31

St. Kitts and Nevis announced that its borders will fully reopen its borders to international commercial flights and travelers starting Oct. 31st, 2020.

Carnival Cancels Some 2020 Cruises

Carnival Cruise Line has cancelled cruises from all U.S. homeports except Miami and Port Canaveral for November and December 2020.

Cruise Ship ‘No Sail Order’ Extended Thru End of October

The CDC had wanted to extend the 'No Sail Order' through mid-February 2021, but has, instead, announced the extension through Oct. 31, 2020.