July 2016

Monthly Archives

  • Carnival Cruise Line Showcases Carnival Vista in Video Series

    July 29, 2016 By: Newswire Carnival Cruise Line’s Brand Ambassador John Heald and Vice President of Sales and Trade Marketing Adolfo Perez are bringing travel agents a behind-the-scenes look at the new Carnival Vista through informative and entertaining videos. “This new video series gives agents a fun and informative look at a number of  Carnival Vista’s features and […]

  • New All-Inclusive in Jamaica to Open in November

    June 24, 2016 By: Newswire On November 1, Royalton Luxury Resorts’ new all-inclusive resort, Royalton Blue Waters, opens on the shores of White Bay near Montego Bay, Jamaica.  The 228-room hotel offering luxury for all ages is celebrating its launch with a pre-opening sale: 59 percent off plus $400 in resort credits on stays from […]

  • Carnival Cruise Line to Name New Vista Ship Carnival Horizon

    July 29, 2016 By: Newswire The new ship will be the second in Carnival’s Vista class (pictured).  Carnival Cruise Line has announced that the name of its new ship, scheduled to be delivered March 2018, will be the Carnival Horizon.  Currently under construction at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Marghera, Italy, Carnival Horizon will be […]

  • A personal roots revival – revisiting Jamaica (1/3)

    However, my name is Lukas, I am 29 years old, a globetrotter, photographer, flight attendant and misfit (I especially stress the last one). I grew up in a small town in South Bavaria in the Allgäu region, Germany. That’s it. No wild roots. When I was around 1 ½ years old – in 1988 – […]

  • Lindblad Expeditions Appoints Craig Felenstein as CFO

    July 29, 2016 By: Newswire Photo by Freeimages.com/Mike Johnson As the new CFO of Lindblad Expeditions, Craig Felenstein will be responsible for all accounting and finance related functions within the company, including merger and acquisition-related activities. Additionally, he will serve as the primary liaison with the investor and financial community.  Prior to joining […]

  • New U.S. History Itinerary From Crystal Cruises

    July 28, 2016 By: Newswire Crystal Cruises has announced a new 14-day itinerary, departing October 25, from New York to Ft. Lauderdale exploring more than a dozen sites important to U.S. history.  During calls to New York City; Baltimore, Maryland; Charleston, South Carolina; and Savannah, Georgia, guests can explore modern centers of legislature with visits […]

  • Keeping The Jamaican Vibes Alive

    The ways you can keep the Jamaican vibes alive when you’re off island varies depending on where you live. But, here’s some inspiration on how our team does it – starting with Nicole sharing her Caribbean experiences in Stockholm, Sweden. So what happens when you visit the island – relish in its beauty, cherish the […]

  • Nickelodeon Punta Cana Opens "Nickelodeon Place"

    June 24, 2016 By: Joe Pike “Nickelodeon Place” at Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana // Photo by Joe Pike Travel Agent just got word that Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana recently opened “Nickelodeon Place,” which houses the hotel’s water park and other interactive activities for children. It was originally slated to open in […]

  • Costa Cruises to Offer Traditional Italian Festivities on Holiday Cruises

    July 27, 2016 By: Newswire Costa Cruises has announced a lineup of special events spotlighting traditional Italian festivities onboard Costa Deliziosa’s first two Caribbean sailings of the holiday season.  Additionally, Costa is offering guests up to $200 onboard credit, per person, on bookings of the cruises, which sail back-to-back roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Costa […]

  • Virgin America Shareholders Approve Alaska Airlines Merger

    July 27, 2016 By: Adam Leposa Shareholders at Virgin America have voted to approve a merger with Alaska Airlines.  A report reflecting the complete voting results will be available on a Current Report on Form 8-K to be filed later this week by Virgin America, the airline said.  The two airlines had announced an agreement […]