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News & Tools

Rental Escapes Turks and Caicos

Rental Escapes Offers Big Bonuses for June Bookings

Rental Escapes is offering travel advisors bonuses of up to $2,500 for every June booking made at one of its full-service luxury villas.
COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing Requirement Lifted—Industry Applauds

As soon as the announcement came that the COVID-19 testing requirement had been lifted, there was a round of applause from throughout the industry.

The Travel Corporation Puts Europe on Sale

The Travel Corporation (TCC) and its brands mark the end of the U.S.’s COVID-19 testing requirement for travelers with celebratory European sales. 
Abu Dhabi

Avanti Helps Advisors Sell Abu Dhabi, Offers Perks

Avanti Destinations and the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism (DTC) have launched a joint campaign to help advisors sell independent and custom group travel to Abu Dhabi City.

The U.S. Drops COVID-19 Testing for Travelers

Travel industry reacts to the news that inbound air travelers to the U.S. are no longer required to test negative for COVID-19.

Waikiki’s ESPACIO Hotel Offers Bonuses for Bookings

Waikiki's ESPACIO hotel is offering travel advisors bonuses for booking their clients for travel dates through Oct. 15, 2022.

United Airlines Adds San Francisco to Brisbane Service

United Airlines's new San Francisco to Brisbane service will operate three times a week, starting Oct. 28

Anguilla Closes Online Entry Portal for Travelers

Anguilla's Ministry of Health has updated its entry protocols guidelines and closed its online entry portal for permission to travel.
Club Med Québec

Club Med Thanks Advisors With Gift Cards & Quebec Trip

The awards are part of the company’s annual Great Advisor Appreciation Month.
Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya

Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya is Open for Booking

Playa Hotels & Resorts has announced that the new Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya is officially open for bookings.
Dream Hotel Group

Dream Hotel Group Signs New Resort in Saint Lucia

Dream Hotel Group has announced plans to open the new luxury Cas en Bas Beach Resort in St. Lucia, set to open in 2023.
Atlas Ocean Voyages

Atlas Ocean Voyages 2023-24 Antarctica Season is Open for Sale

Atlas Ocean Voyages has opened its winter 2023-24 Antarctica season for sale, offering more expeditions to the destination for a third season.
Virgin Hotels

Virgin Hotels Edinburgh Opens in Soft Launch

Virgin Hotels has opened Virgin Hotels Edinburgh, its first property outside the U.S. located in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland.
Hilltop Lodge at The Preserve Sporting Club & Residences

Preserve Sporting Club Joins Preferred Hotels

The Preserve Sporting Club & Residences, a destination resort on 3,500 acres in southern Rhode Island, is a new member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
Frontier Airlines jet on tarmac

Frontier, JetBlue Spar Over Spirit Airlines Merger

JetBlue Airways' hostile takeover bid for Spirit Airlines is being waved off by Spirit's current merger partner,  Frontier Airlines.
Explora 1 on a Nordic journey

Explora Journeys Adds Group Booking Programs

Travel advisors now have a streamlined way to book group travel with Explora Journeys
Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind

Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind Launches Memorial Day Weekend

Walt Disney World Resort is about to launch an attraction that is out of this world: Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind is hitting the “play button” on May 27, just in time for the summertime holidays.
Carnival Mardi Gras

Ground Broken on New Grand Bahama Island Cruise Port

A new cruise terminal is coming to Grand Bahama Island.
National Geographic Islander II

Lindblad Expeditions Giving Away Galapagos Trip

Lindblad Expeditions will send a lucky travel advisor on a 'Wild Galapagos Escape' aboard the new National Geographic Islander II.
Princess Cruise Line Premier Drinks

Princess Cruises Adds Top-Tier ‘Premier’ Package

Princess Cruises' new Princess Premier package bundles unlimited wifi, premium beverages, onboard photos, specialty dining, and crew gratuities for a daily add-on cost of $75 per person.