Why You Should Use A Travel Agent To Book Your Disney Vacation

Why You Should Use A Travel Agent To Book Your Disney Vacation

Disney vacations for many are a once in a life time opportunity and family vacations in general can be costly. While The Walt Disney World Resort, The Disneyland Resort and other Disney Parks offer a wide variety of packages and lodgings to suit almost every budget, a planning Disney trip … Read more

12 Romantic Things to Do in Puerto Vallarta

12 Romantic Things to Do in Puerto Vallarta

Obviously, just going to Puerto Vallarta with your significant other is pretty darn romantic. But how do you make sure your dream trip is filled with the romantic moments you hope for? Start with the right place to stay, add some daytime fun, great food, then mix with some of … Read more

Exclusive: Barbuda Resort Partially Funded by Robert De Niro to Open in 18 Months

Exclusive: Barbuda Resort Partially Funded by Robert De Niro to Open in 18 Months

Travel Agent got word last week that the mega luxury resort project on Barbuda that is being partially funded by actor Robert De Niro has received the government approvals necessary to move forward. Travel Agent’s Joe Pike interviews Robert De Niro at Caribbean Week in 2015 As part of Travel Agent’s … Read more

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes in Guatemala, Triggers Landslides

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes in Guatemala, Triggers Landslides

Several media outlets are reporting that a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck Guatemala early Wednesday, causing moderate damage and injuring at least one person. CBS News is reporting that the quake in western Guatemala near the border with Mexico caused moderate damage to homes, triggered some landslides across highways and injured … Read more

Where Do Americans Dream of Traveling?

Where Do Americans Dream of Traveling?

If Americans could travel anywhere in the world, most would go Down Under. According to Travel Leaders Group’s 2017 Consumer Travel Survey of more than 2,850 U.S. consumers, Australia remains the ultimate dream destination for American travelers. “Australia is undeniably captivating to many Americans,” said Travel Leaders Group CEO Ninan … Read more

This Summer’s Top Vacation Trends

This Summer’s Top Vacation Trends

More Americans and Europeans plan to get away this summer compared to last year. However, those vacationers will take shorter trips this time around, according to a survey of 10,000 consumers from 10 different countries conducted by travel insurance and assistance provider Generali Global Assistance. The study found that two-thirds … Read more

Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort Unveils Chef’s Table Experience

Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort Unveils Chef’s Table Experience

The Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort has unveiled a new Chef’s Table concept inside the resort’s beachfront restaurant, The Grill at 1 26. The concept was created by a team of chefs and directed by the resort’s executive chef, Nadine Waechter-Moreno. According to a written release, The Chef’s Table experience … Read more

A Diversifying Cancun Has Hotels and Excursions for Every Traveler

A Diversifying Cancun Has Hotels and Excursions for Every Traveler

As summer travel season gets underway, Cancun and the Riviera Maya are on a roll. Spring and the Easter travel season brought record hotel occupancy rates to both destinations. Tourism officials say they’re on track to exceed last year’s total visitor numbers of nearly five million each. With hotels, attractions … Read more

Sandals Resorts to Acquire Saint Lucia Golf Club

Sandals Resorts to Acquire Saint Lucia Golf Club

Sandals Resorts International will acquire the Saint Lucia Golf Club, an 18-hole course considered the island’s premier golf facility, within 30 days said company officials. The purchase extends the all-inclusive resort firm’s recent Saint Lucia expansion. SRI officials recently announced plans to launch construction of a fourth Saint Lucia resort, Sandals … Read more