Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 2

It used to be that the annual convention of the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, or ABAV, devoted mornings to plenary sessions and workshops and afternoons to milling and contact-making in the exhibition hall. This year the educational program, in...Read more

FITUR 2015 Highlights FITURGREEN

FITUR 2015, the International Tourism Trade Fair, an event organized by IFEMA to be staged from January 28 to February 1, 2015 at FERIA DE MADRID, will present FITURGREEN, a section designed to focus on innovation and sustainability within the...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from Sao Paulo, Brazil – Day 1

The 42nd annual congress and expo of the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, or ABAV, kicked off yesterday evening, Tuesday, during an unaccustomed lull in Brazil’s still jam-packed event cycle. Brazil had not hosted a World Cup in nearly three...Read more

DEMA Highlights Seminar Tracks at Upcoming Event

The annual DEMA Show attracts hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of dive and travel industry professionals from around the world. In addition to providing an arena in which to conduct business and network, DEMA Show offers participants the most extensive...Read more

Hosted Buyer Spaces Run Out Ahead of MITM, CULTOURFAIR

Three months before the celebration of the 20th edition of MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, which will be held alongside the 6th edition of CULTOURFAIR, International Cultural Travel Fair, in Puebla, Mexico December 3 -5, the hosted buyers...Read more

Brussels Airlines Offers Special Promotional Fares for ATA Congress

Brussels Airlines is the official airline of the 2014 Africa Travel Association (ATA) World Congress, and is offering special promotional fares for ATA Congress delegates, participants, visitors, exhibitors, and invited guests to attend ATA’s 39th Annual World Congress in Kampala,...Read more

Caribbean Travel Marketplace Early Bird Registration Opens

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is offering Early Bird registration for Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015 through September 4, 2014 with supplier registration packages starting at $1,339 for a small booth and one delegate and buyer registration starting at...Read more

ABAV 2014 Looks to Surpass Last Year’s Generated Business Tally

According to a study by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), the travel and tourism industry accounted for 9.2 percent of the Brazilian Gross Domestic Product, or $443.7 billion. The goal of the 42nd edition of the ABAV –...Read more

ASTA Hosts Moroccan Tourism Delegation, Announce Destination Expo 2015

The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) held a signing ceremony with Abderrafih Zouitene, CEO of the Moroccan National Tourist Office, and other dignitaries and press from Morocco to officially announce Marrakech as the location chosen for ASTA Destination Expo...Read more

The New York Times Travel Show Readies for 2015 Event

The 12th annual New York Times Travel Show will be hosted January 23-25, 2015, at the Jacob K. Javits Center. The Travel Show attracts more than 23,000 travelers and industry professionals, 7,000 trade attendees and 600 travel industry media from...Read more