Adam Armstrong has been selected as the new global chief executive of Contiki. He will be based out of Geneva, Switzerland, with a start date to be announced shortly.
The TreadRight Foundation is helping agents communicate sustainable travel tips to clients with the launch of a new video featuring its ambassador, Sarain Fox.
The Travel Corporation has appointed Carol Dray to the newly created position of director of e-commerce and partner integration. The move is part of a wider ongoing focus on the development of its e-commerce proposition.
Contiki is the first travel operator to team up with Amazon to launch an Alexa Skill that creates bespoke holiday packing lists.
Céline Cousteau has travelled the world working to help communicate the stories that connect humans and the environment. In her role as ambassador for TreadRight, Cousteau her tells Breaking Travel News what concrete steps each of us can take to reduce our impact on the environment as we travel.
The Travel Corporation has announced a new ‘Make Travel Matter’ pledge. Guided by the TreadRight Foundation, the pledge serves as the next step in a long-standing commitment to sustainable tourism and conscious travel.
The only five-star hotel on the Channel Island of Guernsey, Old Government House Hotel & Spa traces a long and storied history. Here Breaking Travel News editor, Chris O’Toole, calls into the Red Carnation property for the night to discover more
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection and U River Cruises have appointed Dawn Quinn as their latest key account manager in the UK. She will join a trade team of five, led by UK managing director, Chris Townson.
The Travel Corporation has appointed Vicky Billing as head of UK trade sales for four of its guided holiday brands - Trafalgar, Insight Vacations, Costsaver and Luxury Gold.
The Travel Corporation has announced an evolved customer loyalty programme across its portfolio. Aligned to the group’s ethos, Driven By Service, the change makes it even easier for agents to reward and recognise the vast number of repeat guests.
Breaking Travel News editor, Chris O’Toole, sits down with Gavin Tollman, chief executive of Trafalgar, to discuss the changing UK hospitality market, a rollout in Africa and why government taxation is not the answer to overtourism around the world