Ensemble to Mandate ASTA Membership

Ensemble Travel Group has signed its first-ever membership deal with the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA). Get more details here. Read more »

Kelly Poling Named CEO of Premier Worldwide Marketing

Premier Worldwide Marketing is the exclusive worldwide representative of Karisma Hotels & Resorts. More here. Read more »

Playa Names Dean Sullivan New Head of Marketing and PR

Sullivan will report to Kevin Froemming, who was recently promoted from executive vice president and chief marketing officer to executive vice president and chief commercial officer. More here. Read more »

Cruise Preview: Princess Cruises' 2021 Itineraries

The cruise line is offering an array of itineraries throughout Canada and New England as well as the Caribbean. Here’s a look at the itineraries. Read more »

Royalton Grenada Resort and Spa to Launch March 1

The resort will have 269 suites in an area known for its mountains, waterfalls and historical sites. See more. Read more »

Seabourn's 2020 World Cruise to Host a Variety of Speakers Onboard

As part of Seabourn Conversations, the line’s onboard program designed to entertain guests, a line-up of luminaries and innovative personalities are set to join the World Cruise. Here’s a... Read more »

Ryanair Says It Will Operate Normal Schedule During Strike

UK pilots for the airline are planning a strike for Thursday, August 22 and Friday, August 23. Here’s the latest. Read more »

Carnival Corp. Honors Top Agents, Agencies at Miami Gala

The cruise company celebrated its second annual World’s Leading Cruise Line Excellence Awards for its five North American brands: Carnival Cruise Line, Cunard, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises and... Read more »

Odysseys Unlimited Adds Four New Itineraries to 2020 Collection

The small group tour operator will be launching 11- to 15-day tours in Ecuador, Ethiopia, Jordan and Provence. Learn more here. Read more »

Houston-Based Agencies Join to Create River Oaks Travel

Dasha Westerfield’s West University Travel and Cristina Buaa’s CSB Travel are partnering on the new venture. Read more. Read more »