Partnership Announced Between National Geographic and Scenic Cruises

The combination of Scenic Cruises’ luxury experience National Geographic’s 129-year legacy of exploration has produced a new upscale and authentic cruise offering.


November 9, 2017 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  This month’s GCN is being distributed early this month, since next week I’ll be aboard Un-Cruise Adventures’ 62-guest Safari Voyager, which is not equipped for internet access,


Plan Now to Attend 2018 Conferences

Travel planners across the nation are gearing up for the 2018 travel season, and there are six important travel events they should consider attending.


New Hotel to Open at Maryland Live Casino

Groups traveling in the Baltimore and Washington areas will have a new option for overnight hotel stays with the opening of the Live Hotel at Maryland Live Casino.


Official River Cruise Guide for Groups Coming in 2018

The Group Travel Leader Inc. will publish the industry’s Official River Cruise Guide for Groups in October 2018.


Tourism Cares Volunteers Spruce Up Providence

Some 175 travel professionals converged in Providence, Rhode Island, on September 15 to participate in a series of community service projects organized by Tourism Cares.


October 16, 2017 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  Following two September weeks of land touring in Wisconsin and around both the northern shore of Lake Superior and the eastern shore of Lake Huron in Ontario, I departed the U.S. on the 26th for over a full month in Europe.


The Group Travel Leader to Publish Civil Rights Trail Travel Planner

The Group Travel Leader Inc has been selected to publish a new Civil Rights Trail Travel Planner in March 2018.


Groups are Learning to ‘Look Before You Book’

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is busy spreading its ‘Look Before You Book’ message to travel planners this year.


Diamond Tours is Building its Brand

Diamond Tours continues to grow its group tour business with new offerings and Travel Talks with the Group Travel Family.