Crystal Cruises has added more than a dozen sailings to the 2018 voyages roster, allowing cruisers to explore virtually every region of the globe. Travel agents can become a Crystal Specialist by completing one (or all) of three Crystal Cruises courses – All-Inclusive, The Crystal Specialist and World’s Best Destinations. Specialist enjoy exclusive perks like bonus rewards, sales tools, dedicated support and more. Plus, now through March 31, 2017, take advantage of the Crystal Clear Choices promotion to save up to $1,000 per person and receive an air credit of up to $1,100 per person or shipboard credit of up to $1,250 per person.
What do a lot of the frequented hotels on the Las Vegas Strip have in common (besides fanfare)? From ARIA to Vdara to Delano, 13 top Las Vegas properties are a part of the MGM Resorts International hospitality group and you can specialize in them all in under 30 minutes. When you become a MGM Resorts International Master Specialist, you will instantly qualify for exclusive rewards, like a chance to win a two-night stay and a $250 resort credit. Your VIPs become Vegas VIPs with ongoing communication and up-to-the minute information on all 13 MGM properties.
It's a good time for Velas Resorts. The group is adding another luxury resort to its portfolio (the soon-to-open Grand Velas Los Cabos, Velas) and its Riviera Maya property was named to Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards for the fifth year in a row. More importantly, they just launched the Velas Experts education and rewards program. Become a certified expert to earn points towards comp nights, suite upgrades, cash and more.
For over 20 years, Silversea has been committed to creating unforgettable luxury cruise vacations and destination immersion experiences for our guests. As our legacy of luxury continues, so does our commitment to excellence, innovation, expansion of product offerings, and unwavering commitment to you – our valued travel partners.
To ensure you have the tools you need to succeed, we designed this comprehensive training program to give you confidence in selling Silversea’s luxury intimate ships and expedition products.
If soft adventure has become an upsell for many exploratory advisors, then hard adventure has gone to the extremes. Many travelers are testing their boundaries by going the distance with adventure excursions. And while Alberta, Canada is lovely during the summer, it's the destination's ice blue winter terrain that's a true conversation starter. Become a Alberta Specialist to add sugar shacking, ice fishing and ice caving to your pumped up repertoire.
FRHI Hotels & Resorts, a leader in the global hospitality industry, is also leading the way when it comes to rewarding its travel agent partners. The hotelier’s new Famous Agents program offers the opportunity for you to earn valuable rewards and enjoy countless member-only benefits from its three brands; Raffles, Fairmont, and Swissotel Hotel & Resorts. Click here to get started.
It seems as if every major hotel company is expanding its footprint, making it imperative for travel experts to brush up on their hotel knowledge. Rosewood Hotels & Resorts®, in particular, is a need-to-know brand for luxury travel purveyors since the openings (17 projected) and awards are fast and furious. Plus, the company values its travel partners and shows it with a quick 10-lesson course on leveraging their success to line your pockets.
White sand beaches, azure waters and a laid back vibe - three demands you can easily deliver upon for clients headed to the Caribbean. While knowing the basics can help you suggest the islands with gusto, it's specialized expertise that will make the sale. Remind clients why paradise isn't always found in a couple of clicks by becoming a USVI Specialist. You'll easily sell the Caribbean and earn up to $200 with every USVI booking.
The Antigua & Barbuda Specialist program is designed to help you become a Specialist in selling our amazing destination. Whether you specialize in destination weddings, family getaways, luxury experiences or special interest markets like sailing or eco-adventures, this course will provide you with all the unique selling points and product information your clients may need.
Sure, your clients have been to the Caribbean and most likely, with their entire family in tow. But there is a reason why families frequent an area whose beauty is matched only by its bounty of attractions. One destination in particular, Cayman Islands, speaks directly to the prominent role that kids play in the vacation decision-making process by checking all the boxes. A range of full-service, family-friendly accommodations - check. Snorkeling, swimming and children's programs - check. Children's menus and delicious non-kid dining - check. Happy kids and even happier adults - check. Learn more to sell more.