Interesting Cold Treats from Around the World

An international tour of the most mouth-watering, brain freeze-inducing desserts

TravelAge West's 2014 Trendsetter Awards

TravelAge West honors a select group of trailblazing travel agents at the 2014 WAVE Awards

The Young Agents of Altour

Altour’s Los Angeles office focuses on the next generation of travel agents

9 of the World's Most Tech-Savvy Hotels

These tech-savvy hotels around the world are leading the charge in digital innovation

A Guide to Recruiting Young Travel Agents

Insider insights on how to recruit, train and retain young travel agents

Millennials Redefine Luxury Travel

The millennial generation focuses on substance rather than style in spending and travel choices

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Favorite Sales Reps at 2014 WAVE Awards
TAW 2014 Trendsetter Award Recipients
WAVE Awards Winners 2014
WAVE Awards Reception 2014
WAVE Awards Awards 2014
GTM West Highlights
Changing Consumer Values
World Islands
Celebrating 100 Years
Foodie Travel
Avoya Travel
TravelAge West Reader Photo Contest
15 Experiences For Your Travel Bucket List
Young Travel Agents Chime In
Branding Yourself - 7 Ways to Promote Your Professionalism
Trendsetter Awards 2013
Turn Social Networking Into Profit
2013 Wave Award Reception
Guatemala with YPS
2013 Wave Awards



Making Marzipan Mice in Lubeck, Germany

I was on a small-group tour of Northern Germany, and Lubeck was our second stop. When I looked at the itinerary and saw that we would be visiting the headquarters of the world’s preeminent marzipan production company, I knew that we were in for a treat.

Carnival's Warm Chocolate Melting Cake Recipe

In the span of two days, I managed to eat three servings of Carnival’s famous warm chocolate melting cake — that means I ate one serving before lunch time. In my defense, I had just learned how to make the chocolate cake in a private tutorial with the kitchen staff.

My Week in Mai Tais

Just about every bar in Waikiki offers a version of mai tai, each promising to be the best. Who kept their promises and who fell short? This investigative reporter was on the case.

Dos and Don'ts at Taiwan’s Night Markets

A veteran of Taipei’s famous Shilin Night Market, my Taiwanese friend and night market guide, Evan, always goes caffeinated and prepared, clearly imagining his culinary targets and manifesting them like some sort of street-food-spirit-guru.