Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Discover Dominica Authority are incentivizing agents to visit Mexico and the Caribbean with exclusive offers. Karisma Hotels & Resorts released its 2016 FAM trip calendar featuring a Wedding FAM with departures in January, April, July, September and October, as well as a Karisma Gourmet Inclusive Experience FAM with departure dates in June and August. There is no fee to attend Karisma Hotels’ FAMs, which includes pre-arranged activities, single accommodations and roundtrip transportation from Cancun International Airport (CUN). However, agents who fail to attend any trip’s scheduled activities will be charged a travel agent rate for the length of their stay. Karisma’s Gourmet Inclusive Experience features a private butler and personal concierges, plus teens and kids clubs, swim-up suites and bars, canopied beach beds and beachfront spa services. Airport transfers are included, however, airfare is not included. For more information, visit karismahotels.com.
Discover Dominica Authority is teaming up with the Caribbean airline LIAT to offer travel professionals a limited-time $100 discount on their return airfare from Dominica when they book their trip and travel by Dec. 31, 2015. Additionally, several Dominica hotels are also extending their own discounts to agents, including the Fort Young Hotel in the capital city, Roseau, where agents receive 50 percent off oceanfront rooms; The Champs Hotel in the village of Picard, where agents receive 40 percent off a minimum 2-night stay (promo code: LIATDDA20150); Anchorage Hotel in the Castle Comfort community, where agents receive a 40 percent discount on rooms (promo code: LIAT IP); Citrus Creek Plantation in La Plaine, where agents receive their fourth night free; and Pagua Bay House in Marigot Village, where agents receive a 25 percent discount on rooms (promo code: FASTBREAK2015). The $100 airfare savings can also be applied to return flights from Antigua, Barbados, St. Lucia, Guadeloupe and St. Maarten. For more information, visit discoverdominica.com.