Join Us For A Trip to New Orleans Plantation Country in July

New Orleans Plantation Country is inviting up to 20 of our travel planner readers to enjoy a four-day site inspection trip, July 26-29.


The U.S. Civil Rights Trail Debuts

More than 65 years after it began, the Civil Rights Movement is getting new recognition on the national stage.


‘Been Youtubed’ Introduced at Group Travel Family Conferences

The “Been YouTubed” program allows travel planners or travel industry delegates attending a Group Travel Family event to film a short clip about their group, destination, tour or service.


Strong Economy Yields Optimism at ABA Marketplace

Nearly 3,500 travel professionals converged in Charlotte, North Carolina, for the 2018 ABA Marketplace.


Go Ahead Tours is Building Brand Awareness

Go Ahead Tours is making an impact on leaders of travel groups and inspiring an entire market of new group travel planners to see the world.


GroupTools Rolls Out Group Management Technology

GroupTools is bringing new technology to the group travel industry with a software platform that can be used by travel planners to better organize their workflow.


The Derby City Delivers at the 2018 Select Traveler Conference

More than 110 upscale travel program directors converged in Louisville, Kentucky, February 4-6 for the 2018 Select Traveler Conference.


February 19, 2018 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  Every so often I like to remind readers why I do not provide information on the cruise industry’s numerous “best” rewards touted by various publications, organizations and recipients. 


Download Our New E-book, A Group Travel How-To Guide

“The Group Travel How-To Guide” e-book gives answers to some of travel planners’ most frequent questions based on interviews with hundreds of tourism professionals.


First Tribal Casino Opens in Indiana

Four Winds Casino South Bend, Indiana’s first tribal casino, held its grand opening celebration January 16.