IMEX America Hits a Four Year High

IMEX America’s fourth edition wrapped on Thursday at the Sands Expo, Las Vegas. Chairman Ray Bloom said that the trade show was the biggest to date with growth in all key areas. He confirmed that the number of exhibiting companies...Read more

The Travel Institute Expands Updated Curriculum Offers for Travel Professionals

The Travel Institute is wrapping up its 50th anniversary celebration in 2014 with the October release of two updated Destination Specialist (DS) courses for travel professionals: Alaska and Saint Lucia. The refreshed courses bring the total number of DS and...Read more

FITUR 2015 To Highlight Latest Trends and Technologies in Tourism

The 35th staging of FITUR will be presenting the latest trends and technologies in tourism at a time when Spain is playing an increasing role as an outbound source of visitors to other countries around the world. Spanish outbound tourism...Read more

Post Tours Available for VIP Hosted Buyers of MITM Americas & Cultourfair

The 20th edition of MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market and the 6th edition of CULTOURFAIR, International Cultural Travel Fair, will take place in Puebla, Mexico December 3-5, in Centro Expositor Puebla. The VIP hosted buyers and journalists will have...Read more

Myanmar: ASEAN Tourism Forum Sees Strong Support for 2015 Event

Industry response for next year’s ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) has been positive, with over 350 TRAVEX (travel exchange) booths contracted and some 550 applications for the Hosted Buyers Program. ATF aims to promoting ASEAN as a single destination and hosting...Read more

Better Together – Empowering U!

The theme of MLT Vacations’ MLT University 2014 ‘Better Together, Empowering U’ is more than just a slogan. MLT University has seen quite an impressive growth since its launch in 1994. At that time, MLT University hosted no more than...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 4

See also: ABAV Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 ABAV is the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, and ABAV has wrapped up its great shebang of a 42nd annual congress just this last weekend in São Paulo’s city-within-a-city...Read more

The Caribbean Tourism Organization Holds Annual State of the Industry Conference in St. Thomas

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) – the Caribbean tourism development agency made up of over 30 countries and territories, along with private sector allied members – held its annual State of the Industry Conference (SOTIC) at the Frenchman’s Reef and...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 3

The skies between the U.S. and Brazil have never been as crowded as, say, between the U.S. and the UK. But efforts to connect the two most populous countries in the Americas have nevertheless taken some unusual turns over the...Read more

Barceló Hotels & Resorts Unveils Resort Plans At IMEX America 2014

Two of Barceló Hotels & Resorts all-inclusive complexes, Barceló Maya Beach Resort (Riviera Maya, MX) and Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort (Punta Cana, D.R.) will bring the heat to IMEX America this fall. A worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events,...Read more