Category Archives: Agents

All Aboard: Cruise News for Week of May 4

Royal Caribbean orders its fourth Quantum ship; Carnival Vista takes you on a tour of…itself; and Disney gets ready for holidays on the high seas. Here are this week’s cruise…

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Think You’ve Heard Them All? See ASTA’s Top 20 Strangest Travel Requests

With so many different types of travelers that have varying levels of experience, geographical knowledge, and perhaps even morals, agents are bound to hear some strange questions and requests. Thankfully, for…

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ICYMI: King Kong returns; weather makes people buy travel insurance; and more Cuba travel news

You’ve had a busy week, so we compiled the most interesting, informative, funny, or downright odd travel stories you may have missed into one post!   King Kong returns Universal…

Hotel Happenings: Property Updates – Week of May 4

Resorts World breaks ground in Vegas, baby; Marriott earns high honor the British LGBT Awards; and Four Seasons and RIU head to Dubai. Here are this week’s property updates.   …

All Aboard: Cruise News for Week of April 27

Princess sets sail with Seahawks; Holland America increases its capacity in Seattle; and safety first! Here are this week’s cruise updates! Safety is paramount aboard all cruise ships, and while…

Hotel Happenings: Property Updates – Week of April 27

The future of Starwood is at stake; Omni scores a homeroom in Atlanta; and Melia branches out to Jamaica. Here are this week’s property updates.   Starwood Hotels & Resorts…

Now Boarding: Air Travel Updates for Week of April 27

How Wi-Fi (or lack thereof) affects your next flight (what? No one had 4G?); American Airlines starts Extreme Makeover: Admiral Club edition; and Delta gets its low-emissions on. Here are…

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Asia Pacific – Welcoming Almost 10 Percent of the World

By Susie Reese Pacific Asia will welcome one and half times the U.S. population this year. According to the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), a not-for profit association comprised of…

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ICYMI: Cruise tv is here; Hyatt Centric courts modern explorers; and cloudy, chance of volcanic ash

You’ve had a busy week, so we compiled the most interesting, informative, funny, or downright odd travel stories you may have missed into one post!   Travel agents have a…

All Aboard: Cruise News for Week of April 20

Disney Dream ventures into a galaxy, far, far away; MSC Cruises is sweet on Miami as a homeport; NCL makes all-inclusive sailing…more all-inclusive. Here are this week’s cruise updates.  …