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Breaking Travel News interview: Gavin Tollman, chief executive, Trafalgar

Breaking Travel News interview: Gavin Tollman, chief executive, Trafalgar

5 March 2018 Focus

Following the recent launch of the My Travel Portal, Gavin Tollman, chief executive of global guided holiday operator Trafalgar, here tells Breaking Travel News about the product and what it offers to travel agents. Speaking to editor Chris O’Toole he also explains how the technological innovation contributes to the environmental ambitions of the Travel Corporation-owned organisation.

Trafalgar seeks to put agents first as new worldwide brochure is released

Trafalgar seeks to put agents first as new worldwide brochure is released

27 September 2017 Organisations & Operators

Tour operator Trafalgar has asserted its ongoing support for its industry partners by unveiling a new 2018 trade strategy that places agents first. The guided holiday company has undertaken a rigorous review of feedback from the trade, digested all that it has heard, and acted to improve the sales process and every agent’s earning potential by developing a suite of helpful tools.

Trafalgar to offer Russian festive trip for first time

Trafalgar to offer Russian festive trip for first time

Munching on spiced gingerbread, sipping steaming gluhwein and admiring snow dusted alpine peaks – winter in Europe is a treasure trove for all the senses. Trafalgar’s all-new Autumn Winter & Spring 2017/18 programme features 34 itineraries including a new winter trip to Russia guaranteed to spread festive cheer and showcase the wonders of Russia at Christmas.

Trafalgar launches first tour of Texas, USA

Trafalgar launches first tour of Texas, USA

Trafalgar is taking its leading brand of guided holidays to the Lone Star State for the first time, with a ten-day trip to Texas commencing in April 2017. Trafalgar’s all new Adventures of the Lone Star State holiday is a celebration of Texas’ old-West history and pioneering spirit; and a showcase of the diverse landscapes, thrilling cities, unforgettable cuisine and warm hospitality that make this destination such an amazing place to visit.

Trafalgar launches new flag-ship South American Landscapes tour

Trafalgar launches new flag-ship South American Landscapes tour

A flagship new 13-day South America Landscapes round-trip across Brazil, Peru, Argentina, Uruguay and Chile is the headline act in Trafalgar’s new 2017 South America programme, now online. The leading escorted operator’s 2017 South America product offering comprises are 11 handcrafted itineraries and four extensions, giving guests easy access to the destination with each of the six trip styles delivering rich experiences and tapping into the heartbeat of Latin America.

New business development director for Trafalgar in UK

New business development director for Trafalgar in UK

Trafalgar, the global leader in worldwide guided holidays, has appointed Ruth Hilton as sales and business development director, UK & Ireland. Hilton will be responsible for Trafalgar’s overall business development strategy and its continued growth in the UK, nurturing existing trade relationships and developing new meaningful partnerships to increase sales and brand awareness.