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TravelManagers’ Vietnam Famil a Showcase for Women-Only Travel

Wednesday 10 July 2019 – With the demand for women-only holidays and wellness retreats steadily on the increase, travel companies are looking to tap into this trend by developing products specifically tailored to suit this market. Ten personal travel managers recently spent nine days in Vietnam on a TravelManagers exclusive “Lady Get-Together” famil that was specifically designed to showcase some of the experiences and locations most favoured by the so-called “she-conomy.”

Wednesday 10 July 2019 – With the demand for women-only holidays and wellness retreats steadily on the increase, travel companies...

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Tasmania’s West Coast Wonders Wow Personal Travel Managers

Wednesday 22 May 2019 – Although Australia’s smallest state, (Tasmania could fit into New South Wales almost 12 times), the Apple Isle is filled to bursting with incredible scenery and fantastic culinary experiences. It’s therefore no surprise that when Tourism Tasmania offered personal travel managers (PTMs) the opportunity to qualify for one of ten spots on an upcoming Tassie specialist famil, there was no shortage of participants

Wednesday 22 May 2019 – Although Australia’s smallest state, (Tasmania could fit into New South Wales almost 12 times), the...

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Personal Travel Manager’s Famil A Turkish Delight

Wednesday 15 May 2019 – From the Lone Pine Australian War Memorial on the Gallipoli Peninsula to the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia, TravelManagers’ Sharon Wright was thrilled to experience the many highlights of Turkey on her recent famil with On the Go Tours.

 Wednesday 15 May 2019 – From the Lone Pine Australian War Memorial on the Gallipoli Peninsula to the fairy chimneys...

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Riveting Rugby and Wonderful Wineries Highlights of Vancouver Famil

Wednesday 08 May 2019 – When the Vancouver leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series took place in March, twelve travel advisors from the UK, New Zealand and Australia were on hand to experience the destination and the tournament for themselves. Among the group of Rugby Sevens specialist advisors was TravelManagers’ Kristie Peters.

Wednesday 08 May 2019 – When the Vancouver leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series took place in March,...

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Three Cities of Shanghai Triangle Delight Personal Travel Managers

Wednesday 24 April 2019 – The city of Shanghai is China’s largest by population: an enticing mix of ultra-modern and traditional, and a showcase of what happens when the worlds of East and West combine. China Travel Service recently arranged a five-day famil of Shanghai and the neighbouring cities of Suzhou and Hangzhou exclusively for TravelManagers, with nine personal travel managers (PTMs) taking part.

Wednesday 24 April 2019 – The city of Shanghai is China’s largest by population: an enticing mix of ultra-modern and...

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Switzerland Turns on the Winter Charm for Personal Travel Manager

Wednesday 13 March 2019 – For snow bunnies over the world, Switzerland represents the peak in ski holidays – stunning scenery, immaculate snow conditions and world-class infrastructure, not to mention some of the best après-ski atmosphere you’ll find anywhere. So when TravelManagers’ Lindy Hill was presented with the opportunity to join a nine-day Swiss ski famil hosted by Switzerland Tourism, she was quick to sign up.

Wednesday 13 March 2019 – For snow bunnies over the world, Switzerland represents the peak in ski holidays – stunning...

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TravelManagers Lead Representation on Philippines Famil and Travel Exchange

Wednesday 12 December 2018 – The islands of the Philippines sit roughly three thousand kilometres almost due north of Darwin, and their popularity as a tourism destination has grown steadily over the past ten years, with more than 250,000 Australians estimated to have visited in 2017. With this in mind, thirteen personal travel managers (PTMs) were invited to be part of a group of thirty travel professionals on an eight-day famil of the island provinces of Cebu and Bohol, hosted by the Philippine Department of Tourism and Philippine Airlines.

After arriving in Cebu, the group spent their first morning participating in a “travel exchange”: a series of B2B sessions...

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Personal Travel Managers Follow Crooked Compass to Georgia

Georgia sits at the intersection of Europe and Asia, a former Soviet republic that is fast becoming the next big thing, thanks in no small part to its varied and impossibly beautiful landscapes that include the towering Caucasus Mountains and lovely Black Sea beaches. TravelManagers was fortunate to have two personal travel managers (PTMs) invited to participate in a recent eleven-day famil of the country, hosted by Crooked Compass.

One of just six famil participants, PTM Di Yates says Georgia was a destination she didn’t know a lot about...

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TravelManagers’ Exclusive South Island Wildlife and Wine Famil

The city of Christchurch, which is New Zealand’s gateway to the South Island, has spent the past seven years rebuilding and reinventing itself whilst at the same time remaining true to its English heritage.

Eight personal travel managers (PTMs) recently took part in a TravelManagers-exclusive famil to the Garden City, in which they spent...

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Personal Travel Managers Experience the High Life on the High Seas

A taste of the jet set life in St Tropez, a visit to Monte Carlo’s Grand Casino and time ashore in some of the most charming ports in the Mediterranean: these were among the highlights for two of TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTMs) during a nine-day small ship famil with Windstar Cruises from Rome to Nice.

Kathy Millett, who is representative for Claremont, WA, compared the famil experience to sailing through a series of beautiful postcards....

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