During the COVID-19 pandemic, TravelAge West will remain a trusted resource for our readers now and long after this crisis is over, and will continue to publish articles on a variety of travel industry topics, destinations and more to inspire future trips. If there’s something you’d like us to cover, please send a message to [email protected]

Los Cabos: Update on Destination Health Standards

Join Los Cabos, Travel Weekly and TravelAge West for an informative update on the current situation in Los Cabos and how it is prepared for your clients return with destination-wide flexibilization policies, new health standard guidelines and the dates of the destinations reopening.
Agents who attend the live webinar will have a chance to win one of two amazing prizes: a 3-night stay at Pueblo Bonito or a 3-night stay at Breathless Los Cabos. 

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Introducing 2021 Alaska Expedition Cruises!

2021 Alaska expedition cruise are now available for bookings on Victory Cruise Lines’ newest ship, Ocean Victory. This brand new, environmentally sound, X-bow ship is 100% purpose built for expedition cruises and will be sailing on the innermost passages of Southeast Alaska’s hidden wilderness.  Learn all about the itineraries, ports of call, inclusions with amazing experiences both on and off-ship and what makes this new ship and its voyages truly unique. One lucky live attendee will win a $100 gift card. 

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Virtual Fam Trip Down Under

Join three of your fellow travel advisors on a virtual fam trip to Australia. 
Last year, three advisors became Aussie Specialist Ambassadors and traveled on an action packed fam trip to Australia where their incredible experiences were filmed. Delivered by travel advisors for travel advisors this webinar aims to give you some top tips on the amazing Australian experiences on offer for when the world starts to travel again. Hear how one of them even met Chris Hemsworth in his hometown of Byron Bay! Three live attendees will win a case of premium Australian wines!  

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California Plus Webinar

Join Travel Weekly and TravelAge West as we explore some of California’s most amazing tourism experiences. Greater Palm Springs offers your clients nine cities in one beautiful oasis and the CVB will join us to help you design a fantastic getaway for your adventurers, art and foodie clients and those who just want some genuine California sun. And for those looking to explore wine country, Sonoma County will offer the latest happenings at its more than 425 wineries, as well as highlight the beauty of its rugged Pacific coastline, redwood forests and unique resorts and spas.

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Caribbean: Discover What's Hot & What's New


Discover a revitalized Caribbean… a dream getaway for discerning travelers of all ages. Whether seeking the convenience of an all-inclusive vacation or a luxury retreat with ultimate seclusion, travelers can find experiences to match their unique personality. The islands of the Caribbean boast pristine white-sand beaches and crystal-clear turquoise waters along with ziplining, waterfall hikes, rafting and snorkeling.

Join Pleasant Holidays, AMResorts, Blue Diamond Resorts and Jamaica Tourist Board to hear the latest news from the Caribbean, where business to the islands is growing and hotels & resorts continue to add new options for travelers to enjoy. You’ll learn about plans for new resorts, hear updates on resort enhancements and discover which islands are among the most-requested by clients. We’ll share expert tips to help you close the deal and increase your income.

One lucky attendee will WIN a 3-night stay at Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa.

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Win an Aussie Party Kit

Today’s discerning traveler is seeking out travel destinations that deliver unique and authentic experiences which tap into their passion points. Join us to learn valuable “insider” tips to help you plan the ideal itinerary for your clients.  We will show you how you can easily find and access our exclusive travel agent resources on www.aussiespecialist.com which have been designed to help you increase your knowledge and sales to Australia!Even if you are a beginner at selling Australia, we will show you how you can sound like a pro! One lucky agent will win a kit to host your own Australia client event, complete with room decorations, maps, brochures, prize giveaways and a $200 VISA gift card to pay for Aussie wine, food and other goodies!...

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Explore China and Asia Beyond the Familiar

Join TravelAge West and Chinatour.com and let us introduce you to new products in China and Asia. While most of you are familiar with Beijing, Xian and Shanghai in China or Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Phuket in Thailand, we’d like you to explore some other amazing secondary destinations to share with your discerning travelers. Two lucky attendees will each win $100 gift card....

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Perfect Family Escapes

Join TravelAge West for an engaging conversation on the booming family travel market. Suppliers representing some of the leading brands in family travel will share their latest enhancements to satisfy and surprise your family travel customers. Bring your questions and your comments. Learn and be part of the discussion.

One lucky attendee will win a $200 gift card!

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VisitBritain & Avanti Destinations Present: Local Flavors in Great Britain

Join VisitBritain and Avanti Destinations to learn about the new culinary options throughout Great Britain for 2018 and how Avanti recommends connecting the dots.

In this webinar, we will cover:

Year round travel options throughout Great Britain
Unique, new culinary tours
Connecting the dots in Great Britain
Avanti's choice for hand-picked hotels
Learn how to become a BritAgent
Sales and marketing tools available to you for your clients traveling to Europe...and so much more!

And, a Bonus Resource: Check out the Local Flavors in Great Britain Culinary Guide HERE 

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Discover Incredible India

Join TravelAge West and India Tourism to explore the amazing diversity of unique experiences available throughout the country's different states. Understand where India's visitors come from and how the global community, and in particular the U.S. traveler, is embracing the destination. Attendees will gain pertinent information on travel documents needed, air service options and more. And, one lucky attendee will receive an Indian souvenir....

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