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Check out our library of educational articles on the stunning Canadian province of Alberta

Worldwide waterways

Worldwide waterways

By Jeannine Williamson | November 2019

We run down the world’s top rivers for cruising from Europe to Asia, Africa to the Americas.



By David Whitely | November 2019

A profile of the Windy City and why it hits the sweet spot for big city lovers.

Middle East

Middle East

By Phoebe Smith | November 2019

The Middle East more popular than ever and new destinations are opening up.

Nature and Wildlife

Nature & Wildlife holidays

By Phoebe Smith | November 2019

There’s never been a greater focus on nature, and it's distilling into holidays too

Indian Ocean

Indian Ocean

By Clare Wash | November 2019

New product to sell for 2020 in the Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and Sri Lanka


How to sell Utah

By April Waterstone | November 2019

The Beehive State has all-year-round connection the UK now, from Delta



By Steve Hartridge | November 2019

Perceptions are changing and Japan is the long-haul star of the moment

New York City

New York City

By April Waterston | October 2019

The city that never sleeps hasn't rested on its laurels either - new attractions abound!

New Zealand for adventurers

New Zealand for adventurers

By Jo Gardner | October 2019

With its varied landscapes and a history of being first with thrilling attractions, New Zealand is still the place to go for adventure

California road trips

California road trips

By Lauren Jarvis | October 2019

Explore California’s Pacific Coast Highway, Stretching over 600 miles

Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets

By Jeannine Williamson | October 2019

Whether it’s a traditional market selling gingerbread or a vegan-friendly Christmas break

Adventures in Indochina

Adventures in Indochina

By Kathryn Liston | October 2019

Beyond the ancient temples Indochina offers adventurous pursuits

48 hours in… Krakow

48 hours in… Krakow

By Tamara Hinson | October 2019

How to spend a weekend in Poland's second-largest city

How to sell… Wyoming

How to sell… Wyoming

By Laura Gelder| October 2019

Wyoming is a great fit for those who’ve experienced the 'classics' like California or the Deep South

How to sell… Western Australia

How to sell… Western Australia

By David Whitley | October 2019

WA: down under for beginners or off-the-beaten track for repeaters

48 hours in… Florence

48 hours in… Florence

By Tamara Hinson | October 2019

How to spend two days in this truffle-scented city

Adventure holiday trends

Adventure holiday trends

By Debbie Ward | October 2019

What's trending now in activity and adventure holidays.



By Sarah Gilbert | September 2019

We look at how to sell Peru in three very different ways

South Florida

South Florida

By Lauren Jarvis | September 2019

What’s new for families, luxury lovers and adventure seekers

Over 50s travel trends

Over 50s travel trends

By Debbie Ward | September 2019

Adventurous, diverse and lucrative, agents should embrace this sector



by Kathryn Liston | September 2019

Cyprus offers roads and trails to explore away from the beach.


Mediterranean escapes

The Med four ways: a city break, couples holiday, family trip and touring adventure.

Cruising the Caribbean

by Jane Archer | August 2019

New ships, ports of call and shore excursions in the Caribbean.

Trends in touring

by Debbie Ward | August 2019

Forget images of herded cows, touring is all about experience.

UK Holidays

by Jessica Pook | July 2019

Home comforts, by the coast and in the country.

River cruising trends

by Jeannine Williamson | July 2019

All the latest rivers, ships and ports of call

U.S. musical trails

Sponsored feature | June 2019

Check out these all-American roadtrips themed around music

New Zealand

New Zealand

By Jo Gardner | June 2019

How to sell New Zealand to foodies, adrenaline junkies or nature lovers.

Abu Dhabi

by Lauren Jarvis | June 2019

The emirate is embracing its cultural side in impressive new attractions.



by Kathryn Liston | June 2019

Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam offer beaches, culture and increasing luxury options..

Dominican Republic

by Chloe Govan | May 2019

Beyond its glorious beaches and all-inclusive resorts.

Walking holidays

by Pheobe Smith | May 2019

Think these are for hardened hikers? Think again.

Active Thailand

by Jo Gardner | May 2019

Thailand has much to offer active visitors who want to go beyond the beaches.


by Clare Walsh | May 2019

New additions and refurbishments are transforming the property portfolio.

What is luxury travel?

by Debbie Ward | May 2019

Is it less about bling and more about experiences these days?

South Pacific

by Anna Selby | April 2019

How to sell the quintessential get-away-from-it-all destination.

Canada out of season

by Lynn Houghton | April 2019

Discover how to sell Canada in the shoulder seasons.

Family holidays

by Jo Gardner | March 2019

How to craft a holiday to please every generation.

French river cruising

by Kathryn Liston | March 2019

Vineyards, gastronomy destinations, medieval towns and more.

Cape Verde

by Laura Gelder | March 2019

Africa’s most westerly nation offers all-inclusive beach bumming and hardcore hiking.

New Zealand – in luxury

by Jo Gardner | February 2019

How to sell the rugged archipelago in its finest form.

South African safaris

by Laura Gelder | February 2019

A break-down of the different safari regions and what they offer.

Sustainable Travel

by Lauren Jarvis | February 2019

How destinations, tour operators and resorts are going green.

Sustainable Indian Ocean holidays

By Karl Cushing | January 2019

The Indian Ocean is a destination known for its luxurious resorts

Cruising Europe

by Jeannine Williamson | January 2019

Is this a Brexit-proof way of seeing Europe? Find out more here.


Canada: Christmas Activites

by Stuart Forster | December 2018

Here are some seasonal ideas to pass onto clients looking for a Canadian Christmas break, this year or next.

Western Australia

Online training

by Debbie Ward | December 2018

Learn more about online training


Top destinations for 2019

by Ben Lerwill | December 2018

Read on for a round-up of the places to sell and be seen in 2019.

Thailand's east

by Laura Gelder | December 2018

Get the latest on the land of smiles.



by Peter Ellegard | November 2018

Looking forward to 2019's Rugby World Cup and the new places it will open to travellers.

Indian Ocean update

by Clare Walsh | November 2018

New product from Mauritius, the Maldives, Seychelles, Reunion and Sri Lanka.

Christmas markets

Christmas markets

by Anna Maria Espsäter | November 2018

Chrismas markets are growing in popularity across Europe discover some of our favourites here.



by Kathryn Liston | November 2018

A product update from across the reigon covering accommodation, activities and more.


by Laura Gelder | October 2018

Germany's Rhine-side city offers old and new but promises atmosphere and attitude.

South Africa

South Africa

by Lauren Jarvis | October 2018

The best of the Rainbow Nation and what's new.

South Tyrol in winter

Sponsored feature | October 2018

Discover why skiiers lust after this region of Italy.

Cruising for the Northern Lights

by Laura Gelder | September 2018

Nature’s most spectacular show is best seen from a ship.


by Michelle Jackson | September 2018

Visitors to Peru are on the up in a big way - find out why.

South Tyrol

Sponsored feature | September 2018

Foodies will love the gastronomic offerings to be found in South Tyrol, find out why...


By Judith Baker | September 2018

Is this the star of the Silk Road? We take a look.

Middle Eastern adventures

by Adam Coulter | August 2018

The Middle East is best known for its towering hotels offering seven-star service.

Cruising Asia's rivers

by Jane Archer | July 2018

Explore the rising popularity of the Mekong plus other options like the Irrawaddy and Yangtze.

New England

by Steve Hartridge | July 2018

Coastal New England has plenty to attract visitors to this region.



by Laura Gelder | June 2018

Israel is bursting with natural, cultural and historical appeal here are our hidden gems.

Latin American adventures

by Adam Coulter | June 2018

Latin America offera world of adventure options, find out the best of them here.

Cruising Update


by Ben Lerwill | June 2018

Stay up to date on the latest product with this run-down of what’s new in Dubai.

Luxury river cruising

by Sara Macefield | June 2018

In 2019 river cruising will reach new levels of luxury thanks to enhancements on- and offboard.



By Sarah Gilbert | May 2018

From islands to highlands discover Ecuador's hidden gems.



Sponsored feature | May 2018

Think bluegrass music and bourbon whiskey and you've got a taste of Kentucky.


by Lynn Houghton | May 2018

From 'freedom sites' to food fanatics Alabama has something for everyone.


Solo Travel

by Katherine Lawrey | May 2018

Find out whytravelling alone has never been so easy.


by Laura Gelder| April 2018

Find out why the hipster capital of the USA is in high demand.


by Laura Gelder & Neal Baldwin | April 2018

Discover some of India's hidden gems, from a French seaside town to a mountain hideaway..


Canada’s hidden Rockies

by Alex Write | April 2018

Look beyond Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper to find Canada's hidden Rockies



by Laura Gelder | April 2018

With 17,000 islands to explore there's so much more to Indonesia than just Bali here are our top picks.



by Sarah Gilbert | April 2018

Find out more about the ultimate fly and flop paradise.

Theme parks

By Lauren Jarvis | April 2018

Theme parks add an extra thrill to any holiday. Here's some that clients will love.

Flights to Northeast Asia

by Ben Lerwill | March 2018

The region's hubs and their direct and in-direct links to the UK.


Indigenous Australia

by Debbie Ward | March 2018

Learn about the world's oldest living culture with this guide to Indenous Australia

River cruising for families

by Sara Macefield | March 2018

Children and mutil-generational groups are on the up.


by Stuart Forster | March 2018

Offbeat Serbia offers a European city break like no other


by Jeannine Williamson | February 2018

The latest product updates from the Sunshine State.

Luxury cruising trends

Cruising: luxury trends

by Maria Harding | February 2018

Luxury cruising is on the up. We look at the top trends for 2018.

Cook Islands

Cook Islands

by Steve Hartridge | February 2018

We look at what makes this Pacific paradise sell.


By Anna Maria Espsäter | January 2018

Accessible beaches, colonial architecture and world-class cuisine 


by Katherine Lawrey | January 2018

From independant to escorted, find out how touring is evolving.


The Azores

by Ben Coren | December 2017

Little is known about the Azores but it's this unspoilt charm that makes it an easy sell to the UK market.

Western Australia

Northern Thailand

by Laura Gelder | December 2017

Discover northern Thailand's rural charms


Australia: Escorted touring

By Jo Austin | December 2017

Why escorted touring is the best way to explore Australia's vast terrains

New Hampshire

by Lynn Houghton| November 2017

Discover why New Hampshire is a year-round destination.


Hokkaido, Japan

by Jessica Pook | November 2017

Venture beyond the clasic 'Golden Route' to descover Hokkaido


Sponsered feature | November 2017

History, culture, wildlife there's no reason not to visit the Yukon.


Luxury Canada

by Julie Baxter | November 2017

Looking to indulge in a little luxury? Canada has that 'wow' factor


by Lauren Jarvis | October 2017

Uncover this east coast cultural icon, easily accessible from NYC!

South Pacific

by Anna Selby | September 2017

Just which paradise island should you choose?

West Hollywood

by Steve Hartridge | September 2017

Find all the glitz and glam in this LA alternative.

Washington State

by Lisa Young | September 2017

Driving from Seattle out to the wild coast and parks.