Category Archives: Agents

What Every Travel Agent Needs to Know about Greece’s Economic Crisis

Though Greece has reached a tentative deal for its financial salvation, the country still has many obstacles before it returns to normal operating status.Travelers may feel some anxiety about their current…

ICYMI: Travel jobs on the rise; Disneyland to add $1 billion expansion; and this week’s cruise updates

You’ve had a busy week, so we complied the most interesting, funny, or downright odd travel stories (plus cruise news) from these past seven days in one post!   Travel…

Now Boarding: Air Travel Updates for Week of July 8

United grounded all domestic planes for two hours; Jackson Hole Airport will welcome more flights this winter; and JetBlue to stream live MLB games. Here are this week’s air updates. …

Hotel Happenings: Property Updates – Week of July 8

Marriott integrates Delta (the hotel chain); Starwood wrangles nine more Alofts in Texas; Eldorado buys into two resorts in Reno, just so they don’t die. Here are this week’s property…

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United Resumes Service After Domestic Ground Stop

United Airlines ordered a ground-stop this morning for all U.S. departures because of a computer glitch, and though the airline has resumed service, delays are sure to follow. “We experienced a network connectivity…

ICMYI: Sabre upgrades branded fares; KidZ Club enters 21st century; Delta pitches a perfect game

You’ve had a busy week, so we complied the most interesting, funny, or downright odd travel stories from these past seven days in one post! Sabre upgrades its branded fare…

Now Boarding: Air Travel Updates for Week of July 1

DOJ to investigate airlines for possible collusion; JetBlue launches four-tiered fares; and Delta adds more seats from JFK to LAX and SFO. Here are this week’s air updates. Travel Pulse…

Hotel Happenings: Property Updates – Week of July 1

Fifth time’s the charm for Moon Palace Jamaica Grande; Starwood luxury breaks ground in Los Cabos; and Live Aqua to debut in America. Here are this week’s property updates. Travel…

Odds Are Your Customers Want to See a New Destination This Summer; and They May Be Thinking Europe: Survey

More than half of travelers plan to visit a new destination this summer, and sightseeing will likely be on their mind more than relaxing on a beach or other activities,…

Now Boarding: Air Travel Updates for Week of June 15

United pulls out of JFK; Delayed? Then you must be flying through O’Hare; and DOT tells Dallas to make room for Delta. Here are this week’s air updates.   The…