7 Day Ancient/Modern Turkey FAM Tour with Foreign Independent Tours

Foreign Independent Tours (FIT) is offering a special 7-day Istanbul and Cappadocia  modern and ancient package, a privatley escorted Turkey tour. The number of tourists visiting Cappadocia ,one of the most popular tourism destinations in Turkey, exceeded 2 million people through the...Read more

Emirates Holidays Launches Franchise in USA

Emirates Holidays, the tour operating arm of Emirates, has established its first global franchise, Emirates Vacations, following the appointment of the US-based Destination Southern Africa Inc. (DSA Vacations) as its partner. The five-year franchise agreement will enable Emirates Holidays to...Read more

Holy Land Fam Trip: Two Nights in Turkey, Three in Jordan, Seven in Israel

Departure dates : Feb 25, 2014 and Nov 4, 2014 Rates: $2,595 air inclusive from JFK. Companions are welcomed. Highlights: This fourteen-day Holy Land Fam trip spends two nights in Istanbul, seven nights in Israel and three nights in Jordan....Read more

Mediterra Delivers Larger Discounts, Extra Commission On Its Mediterranean Tours

Mediterra, a global tour operator, will offer a myriad of upscale luxury and shore excursions and tours to the Mediterranean basin countries. To inaugurate launch of their new service, huge discounts and extra commission on tours, cruises and FIT’s to...Read more

Qatar Airways Increases Chicago Service to Daily for Summer Travel Season

Starting June 15th, Qatar Airways increased the frequency on the Chicago – Doha route to daily flights ahead of the peak summer travel season. Chicago remains a highly popular and key destination in the carrier’s rising North American network and...Read more

South African Airways and Etihad Airways Sign Code Share Agreement

South African Airways (SAA) and Etihad Airways have signed a Memorandum of Understanding allowing the two airlines to introduce a wider range of codeshare and interline air services. Initially South African Airways will place its ‘SA’ code on 12 Etihad...Read more

Israel Ministry of Tourism Hosts USTOA Members on Tour of Israel

Executive Committee members of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) traveled through Israel this week as part of a group visit at the invitation of Haim Gutin, Israel Commissioner for Tourism, North and South America, and co-sponsored by El...Read more

Friendly Planet Travel Sets Sail for the Greek Isles, 12 Day Package With Air from $2,299

Stunning landscapes, crystal blue water, and dynamic history define Greece, often described as the cradle of Western Civilization. International group tour operator Friendly Planet is offering travelers the chance to explore Athens, discover the beauty of Mykonos and spend time...Read more

Etihad Names Fareportal Top Producer in 2012

Etihad Airways has named Fareportal, a full service travel agency, as one of the airline’s top producer in sales in 2012. This honor was given to one of the top three rated online travel agencies, CheapOair under the Fareportal portfolio....Read more

Qatar Airways Begins Newest U.S. Service to Chicago

 Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight to the city of Chicago touched down at O’Hare International Airport on April 10 marking the airline’s fourth gateway in the United States. With the launch of thrice-weekly passenger services between The Windy City and Qatar...Read more