For Travelers

The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2021 Part 3

30. The Cloister at Sea Island A south Georgia gem, The Cloister at Sea Island has hosted world leaders, championship golfers, couples and various other types of travelers for more than 90 years. Its expansive seaside location makes it perfect for families, groups and anyone hosting an event. Ranked as the No. 1 Best Hotel in Georgia, it […]

Israel -Land of Creation

Get ready. Israel’s travel market is opening! After more than a year of traveling through a computer screen, we’re ready welcome your clients back to explore the streets of the Old City of Jerusalem, to soak up the sun on the beaches in Tel Aviv, to visit the vineyards and biblical landscapes of the north, […]

Pandemic practices we want to keep

Call them silver linings in a very dark cloud: Adjustments made as a result of the pandemic have also produced benefits for society. It has been noted that the pandemic accelerated existing trends that had previously advanced at a leisurely pace. Although there’s much about the pandemic we want to leave behind, it’s hard to […]

When Will Cruises Resume?

Update: On April 2, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its cruising guidelines to include the following: All cruise lines must form safety agreements with the ports where they hope to operate, cruise operators must routinely test their crew members for COVID-19 and trial voyages may begin 30 days after a cruise […]

Several cruise lines require vaccines, but not everybody is on board

This summer, Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Crystal Cruises will launch the first large-ship ocean cruises in North America in more than a year. But with a caveat: Adults and crew must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. In Crystal’s case, the vaccination requirement extends to all passengers, minors not excepted. Prior to those departures, small ships in U.S. waters will […]

Travel unraveled

Once upon a time, the travel industry was represented by a scattering of siloed interest groups. The Travel Industry Association of America ostensibly looked after the interests of the domestic tourist attractions, the Discover America Partnership was focused on inbound travel to those sites, and the Travel Business Roundtable tended to the needs of domestic […]

Cunard; Twenty-first Century Royalty.

If Jay “The Great” Gatsby had built a ship, it would be The Queen Mary 2. Think old school classic charm meets contemporary elegance; that’s the world you’re entering on The QM2. Once onboard The Queen Mary 2, The Great Gatsby would never want to disembark back into the real world. Opulent, glamorous, and always […]

16 Top East Coast Beaches to Visit – Part 1

Add these seaside destinations to your summer travel wish list. Even if you only have one day to spare, these stretches of sand guarantee a relaxing getaway. A trip to the beach is a favorite leisure activity among Americans – whether it’s within driving distance of home or a flight away. And while tourism in […]

New! 2020 caribbean voyages

Get back to the things you love this fall — discovery and enrichment, sunshine and sea air — on a collection of six 7-night escapes to the Caribbean with the World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line. Crystal Cruises’ new Simply the Best offer tempts the wanderlust in each of us with all-inclusive fares from just […]

Crystal’s New Easy Book

15% Deposit On All Crystal Experiences for New Bookings Made By June 30, 2020 Look ahead to 2021, 2022 and 2023 and plan your future Crystal cruise with total peace of mind. Crystal’s new Easy Book offers a no-risk reduced deposit of just 15% (normally 25%) on the all-inclusive, luxury cruise of your choice, granting […]