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TRS Hotels are part of the Palladium Group of Hotels. The all-inclusive TRS brand is establishing a foothold in the Americas with the Costa Mujeres property opening in the fall of 2018 north of Cancun, the TRS Turquesa currently operating in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and the new TRS Yucatan.  This brand represents the upscale… [Read More]

A Weekend Getaway to the Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa as Reviewed by a Travel Agent thumbnail

A long weekend in sunny Mexico was exactly what my husband and I needed. With Apple Vacations nonstop flights from Lansing to Cancun, we were able to maximize our time on our mini vacation. Just 3 hours and 10 minutes of flight time from the close and easily accessible Capital City Airport and you are… [Read More]

A Travel Agent’s Review of RIU Republica Dominican Republic (Adults-Only) thumbnail

Written by Denise McCain. The best part of the Dominican Republic is the beaches. These beaches are compact sand you can walk for miles on without struggling with balance or sinking. Nothing better than listening to the ocean, feeling the breeze, while casually strolling/wading along the beach. The RIU Republica is a long property with… [Read More]

Cruising the Caribbean from New Orleans – A Travel Agent’s Tips thumbnail

Written by Debb Endres-Scamehorn. NEW ORLEANS Let me first say that if you have never taken a cruise out of New Orleans – you should! It is the easiest port that I have ever gone thru. I had the opportunity to sail aboard the Norwegian Pearl for a 9-night cruise instead of the usual 7-night… [Read More]

Now on Sale: Over-the-Water Bungalows in St. Lucia thumbnail

The new Over-The-Water Bungalows at Sandals Grande St. Lucian deliver an immersive journey of the Caribbean’s finest turquoise waters. Featuring a Tranquility Soaking Tub™ for two, an over-the-water hammock, sun deck with swim-up platform, and “sea-through” glass floors, these innovative suites marry modern luxury with exotic palapa-style architecture. Best of all, guests can indulge in… [Read More]

Now on Sale: Over-the-Water Suites in the Caribbean thumbnail

Reminiscent of a Tahiti-style bungalow, these gorgeous Over-the-Water Suites convey an intimate connection to the Caribbean Sea. An unforgettably exotic Luxury Included® experience awaits at Sandals Royal Caribbean in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Located off the resort’s private offshore island, the five ultra-spacious suites offer 1,700 square feet with every luxury imaginable included. Perched on a… [Read More]

Written by Molly Goldsmith (Classic Travel Intern, Spring 2015). Cuba is not a particularly dangerous island nation. Despite this fact, nearly all travel, trade, and business from the United States has been restricted for over 60 years. Human rights organizations and advocacy groups have maintained that the embargo causes detrimental effects to the Cuban economy… [Read More]

Sharon’s Jamaica FAM thumbnail

Written by Sharon Sinclair. As a Classic Travel Specialist, MLT invited me to participate in a FAM Trip to Jamaica, the number one destination for vacations and honeymoons in the Caribbean. The purpose of a “FAM” is to provide the opportunity for travel agents to become “familiar” with a destination including the hotels, in order… [Read More]

Hannah’s Bahamian Adventure thumbnail

Written by Hannah N. There is something special about your first FAM trip. I am new to the industry, so I was eager to sink my teeth into all things travel. In May, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to travel to the Bahamas with MLT Vacations. It was an early start to… [Read More]

Our Jamaican Honeymoon thumbnail

Written by Bobby and Meghan Koivunen. My husband and I recently spent eight nights at Sandals Grande Riviera in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. We had an amazing time, but could not have done it without the help of our fabulous travel agent, Tamara. She was able to set us up with first class flights and a… [Read More]

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