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Oct 16, 2020, 08:43 ET Consumer Survey Finds 70 Percent of Travelers Plan to Vacation in 2021

An overwhelming majority of US and Canadian travelers (99 percent) are eager to travel again, with 70 percent stating that they plan to take a...


May 06, 2020, 14:21 ET Saluting Travel Heroes Who "Save the Day"

Imagine being a 17-year-old American exchange student in Croatia recovering from an emergency appendectomy when a global pandemic arises, and you...


Apr 16, 2020, 18:07 ET Virtual "Armchair Explorer" Tours Entice Consumers to Dream Now and Travel Later

Staying home doesn't mean you can't explore the world right from the comfort of your armchair, sofa or bed, say travel advisors at Travel Leaders...


Apr 07, 2020, 14:23 ET SELECT Hotels & Resorts Offers Virtual Experiences

SELECT Hotels & Resorts, a competitive, luxury-added amenity program made up of the world's most distinguished properties, is now offering travelers...


Mar 20, 2020, 16:49 ET Travel Leaders Group Requests Urgent Assistance for Travel Agencies of Every Type

As the government takes action on a relief package for the travel industry, Travel Leaders Group, the largest travel agency organization in North...


Mar 13, 2020, 15:59 ET Travel Leaders Group Urges Government to Adopt Measures to Help Travel Advisors Weather the Coronavirus Storm

Travel Leaders Group, the largest travel agency organization in North America, submitted testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on...


Mar 13, 2020, 13:54 ET Travel Leaders Group Thanks Cruise Industry for Protecting Travel Advisor Commissions During Coronavirus Outbreak

Travel Leaders Group, one of the travel industry's largest travel agency companies, commends the cruise industry for protecting commissions for...


Mar 06, 2020, 11:16 ET Travel Leaders Group Offers Advice for Travel During Coronavirus Outbreak

Travel Leaders Group, one of the world's largest travel agency companies, acknowledges that travelers may have questions about traveling during the...


Jan 28, 2020, 15:00 ET Celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day as Travel Leaders Group Introduces New Travel Advisor Search Tool

Just in time for National Plan for Vacation Day today, Travel Leaders Group rolls out a new search tool on its website to make it easier for...


Jan 22, 2020, 16:40 ET Travel Leaders Group Foundations Make Donations to Australia

Today, Travel Leaders Group, one of North America's largest travel agency companies, announced that its non-profit foundations, The ALTOUR...


Jan 22, 2020, 16:33 ET Travel Advisor Trends Point to Strong New Decade for the Travel Industry

Travel Leaders Group executives and industry experts gathered in New York today to review the travel trends and issues that shaped the last decade,...


Jan 21, 2020, 13:53 ET Travel Leaders Group Experts Set to Share Travel Insights and Trends on Multiple Panels at The New York Times Travel Show

At The New York Times Travel Show, Travel Leaders Group, one of the world's largest travel agency organizations, will have a strong presence once...


Jan 06, 2020, 14:14 ET Alaska Cruises are Most Booked U.S. Vacation for Third Year in a Row, According to Travel Leaders Group's Latest Survey

Travel Leaders Group, one of North America's largest travel agency companies, today revealed the results of a 2019-2020 travel trends survey...


Jan 03, 2020, 13:37 ET Barry Liben, Chairman and Former CEO of Tzell Travel Group, Passes Away

Barry Liben, chairman of Tzell Travel Group, passed away yesterday after a long year of health battles at the age of 67. Liben had served as Chairman ...


Dec 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Australia and Hawaii Rank First Among Travelers' Most Desired Destinations

Travel Leaders Group, one of North America's largest travel agency companies, today revealed the results of a recent consumer travel trends survey...


Oct 24, 2019, 14:36 ET Travel Survey Aims to Capture Top Trends of Today's Travelers

Whether it is air travel dilemmas from cramped seats to baggage fees, travel influences or dream vacations, Travel Leaders Group's recently launched...


Sep 26, 2019, 12:45 ET Travel Leaders Group Partners with Royal Caribbean International on Special Offer to Spur Bahamas Cruise Travel

Travel Leaders Group and Royal Caribbean International have partnered to support travel to The Bahamas through an exclusive offer that provides...


Sep 25, 2019, 18:51 ET Travel Leaders Group Supports Bahamas Post-Hurricane Recovery Efforts

In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Travel Leaders Group has pledged to help The Bahamas in its recovery efforts through a significant donation to...


Sep 25, 2019, 18:46 ET Travel Leaders Group Partners with Bahamas Tourism To Encourage Travel To Unaffected Islands To Aid Recovery

In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Travel Leaders Group, North America's largest retail travel company representing 50,000 travel advisors, is...


Sep 23, 2019, 16:41 ET Travel Leaders Group Brands Receive 15 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards in 2019

Travel Leaders Group received 15 prestigious awards from the 2019 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards contest that celebrates the best companies and...


Sep 09, 2019, 17:12 ET Four Children Battling Critical Illnesses Fulfill Their Dreams Thanks to Travel Leaders Group and SELECT

Four children battling life-threatening illnesses, along with their families, experienced dream trips to travel to Africa, Iceland, France and Italy, ...


Sep 04, 2019, 13:01 ET Travel + Leisure Unveils 2019 A-List, Naming Six Top Advisors from Travel Leaders Group Brands

This year, Travel Leaders Group is celebrating six top advisors named on the 2019 Travel + Leisure A-List, which is a collection of the world's top...


May 01, 2019, 14:40 ET Strength of the Travel Advisor Profession Recognized on National Travel Advisor Day

Travel Leaders Group celebrates the renaissance of the Travel Advisor profession on May 1, 2019, National Travel Advisor Day, as declared by the...


Apr 25, 2019, 15:04 ET Strong Sports Travel Season Predicted for 2019

We're at the cusp of the busiest time of year for sports travel, with major tennis, soccer, golf and sports car racing competitions being held around ...


Apr 23, 2019, 10:00 ET The Best Can't Miss Attractions for Families This Summer

With many families still finalizing their summer vacation plans, the experts at Vacation, an online travel planning resource, have identified a top...