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

Well-Being Travel Announces 2015 Symposium

Well-Being Travel, the industry marketing organization dedicated to educating travel professionals about the trend of health, wellness and medical travel, announced the dates for its third annual Well-Being Travel Symposium. The Well-Being Travel Symposium is an intimate two day conference...Read more

The Los Angeles/Long Beach Travel & Adventure Show To Host the ATA Africa Travel Academy

Over the years the Africa sector of the U.S. travel industry has urged direct training of front-line travel agents in selling and updating travel to Africa. The Southern California Chapter of the Africa Travel Association has taken upon itself to...Read more

The New York Times Travel Show – What’s New in Niche for 2015

The New York Times Travel Show is one of the biggest trade shows in the industry, a time for destinations, airlines, hotels and resorts, agents, tour operators and packagers to come together. Here’s a sampling of some of the more...Read more

EMITT Wraps Up Successsful 2015 Event in Istanbul

EMITT 2015 saw record numbers with the participation of 71 countries and 4.550 exhibitor companies. A total of 64.350 professionals from across the globe attended the Istanbul event, with an additional 77.750 travelers. The 19th edition of EMITT took place...Read more

FITUR 2015 To Host CIMET Latin American Conference

FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Show organized by IFEMA, is hosting the 18th Latin American Conference for Tourism Ministers and Businessmen, which this year will discuss issues in the tourism sector such as the internationalization of Spanish tourism businesses and...Read more

Spain: Hosted Buyer Registration Opens for MITM Euromed

Registration has been opened for hosted buyers in the 19th edition of MITM Euromed, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, that will take place in the city of Calpe, in Spain, from May 6 to 8 this year, with the sponsorship...Read more

Participants Added to First Staging of FITUR Shopping in Madrid

TURESPAÑA will participate in the first staging of FITUR SHOPPING, which is due to take place as part of the International Tourism Trade Show FITUR 2015, organized by IFEMA. Improving Spain’s positioning as a shopping destination is one of the...Read more

Romance Travel Market Announces First Keynote Speaker for 2015 Event

Jennifer Stein – the editor in chief, publisher, and co-owner of “Destination I Do” magazine – is the first of three keynoters set for the 2015 Romance Travel Market, says the Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association (DWHSA). As a...Read more