The Travel Corporation has announced that Paul Wiseman, president of Trafalgar USA and Brendan Vacations, will relinquish his role at the helm after ten years. He will be succeeded by TTC colleague and current Contiki Holidays USA president, Melissa da Silva.
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.
As the sterling slumps to a record 31 year low, Trafalgar has issued a no surcharge guarantee across its 2016 and 2017 USA and Canada product. The news means the brand’s product will be assured at the original brochure prices, which were set well in advance of the EU referendum.
As it approaches its platinum birthday, Trafalgar has launched its new 2017 Europe & Britain programme with two new tours plus an exciting and exclusive Vatican private dining experience. In addition, the brochure boasts an all-new look, which further asserts Trafalgar’s leadership position as the most trusted and transparent global travel brand.
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.
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.
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.
Tour operator Trafalgar has appointed two new members into its Trafalgar Asia office, Sanjay Temkar as director of sales (India) and Mae Cheah as director of sales (Asia). In his new role as Temkar is responsible for enhancing sales growth in India, including business development and portfolio management.
Jamaica-based Trafalgar Travel has scored a record seventh consecutive World Travel Awards title, walking away with the trophy for the Caribbean’s Leading Travel Agency at a ceremony in Antigua. Hosted by Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony rewarded the very best in regional hospitality.
Steven Kerr, sales manager, Trafalgar Travel at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Gala Ceremony 2012
Trafalgar, the Insider of Guided Vacations, is pleased to announce the launch of their exciting new 2013 South America brochure, complete with 13 full itineraries and 7 extensions including the Galapagos, Easter Island, Peruvian & Brazilian Amazon.