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News & Tools

Alaskan Dream Cruises

Alaskan Dream Cruises Will Sail in 2021

Alaskan Dream Cruises has announced that it will sail in Alaska in 2021, following Canada's extended ban on cruise vessels.
Saint Lucia’s Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa

Saint Lucia Resorts Offer Bonus Commissions

Saint Lucia resorts have announced a new incentive offer giving travel agents the opportunity to double or triple their bonus as part of their CBAYREWARD$ program.
peppa pig theme park

Peppa Pig Theme Park Opens 2022

Peppa Pig and her friends go to Legoland Florida when the resort's first Peppa Pig Theme Park, a new standalone park, opens in 2022.
scenic and emerald cruises

Scenic and Emerald Cruises Offer Bonus Commission

Scenic and Emerald Cruises are offering a 3 percent bonus commission on all new European and SE Asia river cruise bookings made by March 31, 2021.
alaska cruise cancellations

Alaska Cruise Cancellations

The Canadian Transport Ministry’s Interim Order has extended the closure of Canadian ports and waters to passenger vessels, which has resulted in cancelled itineraries for Alaska sailings with Seabourn and Princess Cruises.
World Travel Holdings' Travel Safety Program

World Travel Holdings Launches Travel Safety Program

World Travel Holdings recently launched its Travel Safety Program, which is a training program exclusively available to its travel advisors.
win a cruise

Win a Cruise with RSSC’s Unrivaled Space at Sea Campaign

Travel advisors have the opportunity to win a cruise with Regent Seven Seas Cruises' Unrivaled Space at Sea campaign which was launched to show guests and travel advisors the cruise line’s ability to provide the most inclusive vacations at sea.
FAMS for African Travel

FAMs for African Travel, Inc.

FAMs are a little different for African Travel, Inc. in a COVID-19 world. Now, running as flexible educational trips advisors can plan to explore Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa along with a companion.
Central Holidays' 2021 brochures

Central Holiday’s 2021 Brochures

Central Holidays announced the debut of its 2021 brochures featuring Egypt, Italy, Europe, Latin America, Africa and West Asia, plus the U.S.

Crystal Announces New Vaccine Requirement

Crystal is now requiring all guests to be fully inoculated with a COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days prior to their Crystal cruise.
pay it forward program

Pay it Forward Program: $40 Million for Advisors

Pay it Forward, $40 million program, by Royal Caribbean Group is now open and plans to provide an opportunity for financial relief for thousands of qualifying agencies.

Trafalgar Itinerary: Journey Along the Civil Rights Trail

Trafalgar has launched a new itinerary for 2020-2021—Journey Along the Civil Rights Trail, which brings to life the experiences of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement.  
new hotels

10 New Hotels to Keep an Eye Out For

Twenty-twenty allowed the industry to slow down, renovate, and revamp. Here are a slew of new openings and refreshed spaces to keep an eye out for in 2021.

Join Us for a Virtual Spa Experience

Join Worth It Events for a FREE Virtual Spa Experience on Saturday, March 20 at noon EST.

Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson Has Died

Arne M. Sorenson, president and CEO, Marriott International, who has been battling pancreatic cancer, has passed away.

To Travel or Not? That is the Question One Travel Advisor Asks Herself &...

Travel advisor Stacey Cabell gives her viewpoint on traveling during the pandemic. She feels it's an obligation to the industry she is so passionate about.

Sunwing Blue Diamond Resorts Now Part of Marriott’s Autograph Collection

Sunwing Travel Group has announced that its hotel division, Blue Diamond Resorts, has signed an agreement with Marriott International to combine their brands.
COVID-19 Vaccine

Globus to Require Proof of COVID-19 Vaccine, Negative Test or Immunity

Globus to require proof of COVID-19 vaccine, negative test result or virus immunity in order join tours, cruises and independent vacation packages in North America and abroad.

Canada Announces One-Year Cruise Ban

The Government of Canada has announced a one-year ban on cruise vessels sailing in Canadian waters, impacting Alaska cruise itineraries.
Villas of Distinction

Villas of Distinction Rewards Travel Advisors

Villas of Distinction is rewarding its travel advisor partners this month with a bonus commission offer valid through February.