• By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 21, 2019

    PROTRAVEL PRESIDENT: ADVISOR TRAINING AN AGENCY'S DUTY

    "We as an agency have to take ownership of how we train our advisors and how we grow their business," said Becky Powell.

    Business
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 21, 2019

    JETBLUE MEANS BUSINESS WITH PROPOSED LONDON FLIGHTS

    However, analysts said that if the airline is to successfully find a niche among business travelers, it will likely have to do so without...

    Traveling, Airlines, Business, London, Travel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 21, 2019

    INDUSTRY HOPES NOTRE DAME FIRE CAN REVERSE PARIS' TOURISM WOES

    Tim Fairhurst, secretary general of the European Tourism Association, predicted the fire might have been the final straw for Parisians...

    Paris
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    REGISTRATION OPEN FOR CRUISEWORLD 2019

    This year's event will include exciting general sessions featuring industry leadership, supplier training programs, peer-led workshops,...

    Event
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    MICKEY AND MINNIE THRILL RIDE COMING TO DISNEYLAND

    Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway ride is coming to the Southern California park in 2022.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    EXPLORE RANCHES OFFERS GROWING STABLE OF VACATION RENTALS

    As travelers increasingly seek off-the-beaten-path experiences, one company is looking to appeal to adventure and outdoor enthusiasts...

    Vacation, Travel, Look, Traveling, Adventure, Outdoor
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    POLITICS, POLICIES SAID TO BE HURTING INBOUND TRAVEL

    Customs and Border Protection's directive this month to reassign agents from some U.S. airports to the Mexican border is adding to...

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ALASKA RAILROAD ADDS TWO ADVENTURE PACKAGES FOR SUMMER

    The new North to Denali and South to the Sea roundtrip experiences will depart from Anchorage, operating from mid-May through early...

    Adventure
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CINEMATIC INSPIRATION FOR TRAVELING TO JORDAN

    Perhaps no place has been so indelibly captured for movie-goers in the West as the deserts of southern Jordan in the 1962 masterpiece...

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    VISIT SITKA RELEASES 2019-2020 TRAVEL GUIDE

    Visit Sitka Magazine explores recreational highlights, wildlife tours, dining options and more across the Inside Passage community.

    Wildlife, Travel, Dining, Tour, Guide, Traveling
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    TIKCHIK NARROWS LODGE OFFERS DISCOUNT FOR PROPERTY BUYOUTS

    Corporate teams, families and other parties who book the full lodge receive a 10% discount.

    Family, Corporate
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    NEW OPTIONS FOR EXPERIENCING ALASKA'S RAINFORESTS AND RAPTORS

    Kawanti Adventures will offer a new raptor flight experience in 2019.

    Adventure
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ANCHORAGE MUSEUM EXHIBITS REOPEN AFTER NOVEMBER EARTHQUAKE

    While much of the museum reopened three days after the earthquake, portions of the facility required further assessments and updates.

    Museum
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    AIREON, A MORE EFFICIENT AIRLINE TRACKER, DEBUTS OVER N. ATLANTIC

    The satellite-based air traffic surveillance system will track the position of planes every eight seconds, which is likely to be transformational...

    Aviation, Airlines
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    U.S. SETS 97% GOAL FOR AIRPORT BIOMETRICS

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security says Customs and Border Protection is working toward implementation of biometric exit technology...

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ACCOR REPORTS STRENGTH IN EUROPE, WEAKNESS IN U.S. AND CHINA

    Despite Brexit uncertainty weighing on the U.K., Accor achieved 3.3% RevPAR growth in Europe, bolstered by gains in France, Germany...

    France, Europe
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 18, 2019

    CHANGES IN DESTINATION MARKETING A TOPIC AT WTTC SUMMIT

    As the travel industry prepares for a world facing overtourism and concerns about environmental sustainability, the goals of tourism...

    Traveling, Travel, Destinations
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 18, 2019

    MARRIOTT LIKELY SECURED COMMISSION RATE CUT IN EXPEDIA DEAL

    Phocuswright's Robert Cole said he believes Marriott likely negotiated a rate below the 12% it was widely rumored to have been paying.

    Deals
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 18, 2019

    BY WOW'S LESSON: BOOKING WITH AN UPSTART CAN BE RISKY

    It is prudent to factor in uncertainty before making bookings on startup carriers.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Apr 18, 2019

    AT MTS, RESORTS CONSIDER ATTRACTIONS BEYOND SKIING

    From snow parks to gondola rides, ski areas have taken steps toward diversifying their winter offerings in an effort to stimulate growth.

    Skiing, Ski, Resort