ITB Berlin Wraps Up Record Breaking Event, Announces 2016 Dates

Despite international crises and the risk of political conflict around the world, as 2015 begins the economic prospects for the global travel industry could not be better for the months to come. As ITB Berlin, the world’s largest travel trade...Read more

APTA National Forum to be Held September 2015 in Arizona

The Association for the Promotion of Tourism to Africa (APTA) confirmed that their National Forum will be held in Scottsdale, Arizona on September 25 – 26, 2015 at The Boulders. The annual meeting brings together the movers and shakers in...Read more

Africa Travel Association Launches Aviation, Travel & Trade Summit in Atlanta

The Africa Travel Association (ATA,) in partnership with the African Union Mission to the United States and Global Strategies for Good, will hold the ATA Aviation, Travel & Trade Summit in Atlanta, Georgia from July 12-13, 2015. Inspired by the...Read more

Spain: Iberia, Renfe Named Official Carriers of MITM Euromed

GSAR Marketing, the organizers behind MITM Euromed, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, has appointed Iberia and RENFE the official carriers of the fair. Both companies are offering great discounts for MITM Euromed’s national and international participants to attend the fair...Read more

Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association Announces Keynoters for Romance Travel Market

The Romance Travel Market is the annual conference of the Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association (DWHSA), the world’s largest network of travel agents selling destination weddings, honeymoons, and romantic getaways. Three powerhouse speakers – Alan Berg, Jennifer Stein, and...Read more

Education Program Set to Drive ‘Association Day’ at IMEX 2015

Working with millennials, managing an association during a crisis, and how to best use data are just some of the key topics to be explored at this year’s IMEX Association Day on May 18, 2015. Taking place at Kap Europe,...Read more

FITUR Sets New Records, Focuses on 2016

FITUR closed its 35th staging on February 1, 2015 with a record number of participants, having attracted 125,084 professionals from 139 countries and as many as 222,551 visitors in total. The event experienced a 12 percent growth in international professional...Read more

Maharashtra International Travel Mart Rescheduled for September

This year’s edition of Maharashtra International Travel Mart (MITM) has been rescheduled by the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) to September 27-29. The event will be held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. The Maharashtra International Travel Mart is...Read more

Destination Wedding Planners Congress to be held April 14-15 in Mauritius

Wedding tourism has increased in popularity over the past decade and is recognized as a significant market segment for destinations to target. Trade sources report that the global market size for wedding tourism is between three and six million trips...Read more

The New York Times Travel Show’s Attendance Surges in 2015

The New York Times Travel Show saw a significant rise in attendance this year with the highest attendee numbers in the Travel Show’s past eight years. Overall attendance was up 20 percent as compared to last year, with approximately 28,500...Read more