Category Archives: Travel

Dublin Day Trips: Exploring Ireland's Ancient East

Dublin is one of Europe’s most exciting destinations for visitors. Writers like Joyce, Wilde and Shaw loom large while stories of Guinness and Whiskey dance about the croo

Westin is Giving Away Sleep Well Amenities for World Sleep Day

WHY IT RATES: Westin Hotels & Resorts are incentivizing travelers to disconnect, relax and pay attention to their health by leading a campaign that promotes just that

Princess Cruises Introduces La Mer Restaurant on Sky Princess

WHY IT RATES: For travel agents and advisors working with clients who consider themselves foodies, the new eatery offered by Princess Cruises on Sky Princess will have pas

NYC Mayor Wants to Offer Paid Vacations to New Yorkers

A paid vacation is a luxury for many, but as research shows, it can have tremendous benefits on the mental and physical health of those who take one. Mayor Bill de Blasio

Flight Attendants Call for U.S. to Ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft

While many countries are grounding the Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes after the tragic Ethiopian Airlines crash, the United States is not. In response to inaction from the FAA, t

Engine on United Flight Shuts Down During Landing

Passengers on United Airlines Flight 1168 experienced a scary situation as the plane descended into its destination airport on Sunday night. The United flight was travelin

Global Himalayan Expedition Announces Women Leaders Expedition 2019

WHY IT RATES: This experiences with Global Himalayan Expedition allows women to be part of a unique opportunity to bring electricity to a remote village in India.—Mia Tayl

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Offers Savings on Train Travel and Disneyland Admission

WHY IT RATES: Want to combine rail travel and a visit to the theme park? Amtrak has the hookup.—Donald Wood, Breaking News Senior Writer. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner has bro

Alaska Airlines Debuts New Cabin Experience

WHY IT RATES: Alaska Airlines’ new design will accommodate the modern traveler with lighting and technological features and elevate the entire guest experience. —Ale

The Carnival Mardi Gras Will Feature New Stateroom Design

WHY IT RATES: The innovative new staterooms will feature an ergonomic design and maximize visual space. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer Cruise lovers who sai

Tourism Is Booming in Africa

Travel to Africa is on the rise. New research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) found that the continent is far outpacing other regions when it comes to t

Tips for Travel Agents Selling Cruises

1/8 Cruise to Success Cruise lines look to travel agents to book guests but succeeding in the sector isn’t always so easy. Advisors face a number of hurd

Journese Offers Incentives for Marriott Bookings Worldwide

WHY IT RATES: Marriott’s wide range of options provide travelers with the comforts of home around the world, and now travel agents can earn extra incentives by booking sel

Tauck Will Welcome Noted Chefs on Select Danube Departures

WHY IT RATES: Guests looking for a unique foodie experience can combine the beauty of the Danube with a culinary adventure as popular chefs join select Tauck sailings. —Ja

Testing Silversea’s New Culinary Program

Luxury line Silversea Cruises is dramatically upgrading its culinary experiences on its ships and in destinations with the new S.A.L.T. program, an acronym of Sea and Land

Winter Storm Ulmer Causing Thousands of Flight Cancellations, Delays

As travelers see glimpses of spring weather, the Rockies, Plains and Midwest regions of the United States are being hit by Winter Storm Ulmer, causing thousands of flights

Questions Travel Agents Should Always Ask Clients

A vacation purchase is one of the largest purchases many people are going to make during a year, and this is especially true for families, those traveling in small groups

A $26,000 Trip to Discover ‘The Untold Story of Chocolate’

Luxury chocolate brand To’ak and travel company Brown + Hudson are working together to create a luxury chocolate expedition that will take travelers into the heart of Ecua