Insight Vacations adds eight discovery trips in Europe for 2018
Programme includes details of new Dine-At-Home and Farm-to-Table meal options
Inca trek permits could ‘sell out’ by Christmas, warns Tucan Travel
Tucan Travel is warning travel agents to book Inca Trail tours as soon as possible for 2018 because of fears trek permits will “sell out” within weeks of going on sale.
Special Report: Travelsphere targets trade in new marketing strategy
Travelsphere and Just You were bought by G Adventures in January. The management team tells Juliet Dennis about their plans to reposition the business with a trade focus
Abercrombie & Kent becomes 26th supplier member of Atas
Worldwide tour operator reports rise in demand for its small group tours
Big Interview: Saga trumpets return to trade as travel arm profits from growth
Just two years on from returning to the trade, agents account for almost a 10% slice of the rapidly growing sales pie of over-50s cruise and escorted tours specialist Saga.
Explore unveils Family Lite and Family Beyond range
Adventure specialist’s Family Adventures 2018 programme introduces straightforward breaks in Europe and more‑adventurous, long-haul trips
Special Report: Trade has role in sharing message US is open for business
US tourism bosses believe new marketing activity and trade support will help offset challenges to boost travel from the UK. Chris Ellis, director of global trade development for Brand USA, spoke to Robin Searle
Riviera Travel adds regional flights to the US with Aer Lingus
Riviera Travel is now offering long-haul flights from regional UK airports to the US for the first time.
Shearings unveils trio of brochures for summer 2018
The operator’s programmes are This is Britain & Ireland, This is Europe and This is Breakaways, the latter previously known as the Hotel Collection. In total, the brochures feature more than 70 new holidays.
APT eyes UK acquisitions as well as organic growth
Managing director hints at possibility of buying a tour operator in the UK to help drive distribution