IHG will begin overhaul of loyalty program in March

IHG Hotels & Resorts announced changes to its loyalty program, including a new tier and bonus…

Flight Centre fills new global sustainability post

Flight Centre Travel Group has named Michelle Degenhardt its global sustainability officer. In the role, a…

‘Target for thieves’: Cruise passengers share the items guests should leave at home

World's Most Expensive Cruise: Guests show off their suite We use your sign-up to provide content…

Travel training nonprofit Tourism Academy takes TEA with its courses

The Tourism Academy, a nonprofit focused on training for travel professionals, requires all of its courses…

See the inside of Virgin Voyages’ cruise ship Scarlet Lady – ‘cruise gamechanger’

Virgin Voyages show off their cruise ship We use your sign-up to provide content in ways…

Cruise guests with ‘paper thin’ walls could ‘hear everything from the room next door’

Cruises: Simon Calder explains new 'hot areas' on ships We use your sign-up to provide content…

Public health expert assures cruise sellers that omicron surge is subsiding

Consumer confidence will resume within weeks as the omicron surge begins to subside, former Food and…

Genting warns that shipbuilder's insolvency could lead to defaults

After Genting Group’s shipbuilding company in Germany, MV Werften, filed for insolvency proceedings on Monday, the…

UnCruise Adventures and Hapag-Lloyd to require Covid booster shot

Two cruise lines will require guests to have Covid-19 booster shots.  UnCruise Adventures said that boosters…

Etereo, Auberge Resorts Collection opens in Mexico

Etereo, Auberge Resorts Collection, a new oceanfront property with five restaurants and two pools, opened Dec.…

ASTA chief calls CDC's cruise warning a 'knee-jerk reaction'

The CDC’s guidance that Americans should avoid cruising was a “knee-jerk reaction” singling out the travel…

Omicron is here, but agents say travelers are hardened

The emergence of the omicron variant has thrown yet more hurdles at pandemic-weary travel advisors. Still,…