Rhodes: captivating travellers for centuries

Once the island of choice for the international jetset, Rhodes now has much wider appeal Whether it’s walking through the pretty town of Lindos, where movie stars and the international jet set used to summer,…

Zakynthos: the Greek island you will never forget

The Flower of the East has something for everyone, all year round With its pristine beaches, incredible wildlife and gourmet cuisine, there is a reason why the popularity of Zakynthos has endured over the centuries.…

Jet2holidays reveals millennial brand Vibe

Tour operator reveals new brand at VIP travel agent conference Jet2holidays is to launch Vibe a new brand that is aimed at holidaymakers with a 'millennial mindset' . The company, which is the UK's second…

Light Blue announces partnership with Nicko Cruises

Cambridge company announces foray into European river cruises Light Blue Travel has been appointed the UK representative of Nicko Cruises, the German river company, for both trade and direct sales. The Cambridge based company, which…

Communication key during incidents abroad, says Nikki White

ABTA executive made statement during panel discussion at WTM Nikki White, the director of destination & sustainability at ABTA, has said that foreign governments need to be more transparent and alert when a serious incident occurs in…

British tourists rise 20% in Jordan

Rise comes on the back of new easyJet route The number of Brits travelling to Jordan has increased by 20 per cent year-on-year, according to the country's tourism minister. Speaking at WTM London, H.E. Mrs…

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Travel Leaders hire Thomas Cook executives

Chris Mottershead, Kathryn Darbandi and Nicki Tempest-Mitchell to lead Barrhead expansion Travel Leaders, the owner of Barrhead Travel, has hired some of Thomas Cook's most senior executives as it looks to expand the travel agency.…