RDO Update

The first quarter of 2015 has been a busy one for RDO and its members in Europe. On the geo-political front there has been the on-going crisis in the euro-zone over re-financing the Greek debt, following the successful election to power in Greece of the Syriza party – at the time of writing this the…

TATOC Update

The saying might go there are ‘lies, damned lies and statistics’, but data provided by the TATOC Consumer Helpline, Europe’s only charitable association representing timeshare owners provides a compelling and informative snapshot of the industry today. Updated and issued every month on the TATOC website and distributed to government departments, U.K. and European consumer bodies…

ATHOC Update

Wyndham Announces First Vacation Club for Asia Wyndham Vacation Ownership, part of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, has launched its first vacation club in Asia, with the announcement of a flagship mixed-use property in Thailand today. CLUB WYNDHAM ASIA is the latest addition to the extensive Wyndham Vacation Ownership…

Travel Trends: Mexico

Record breaking tourism and new developments prove that Mexico is well on its way to becoming a worldwide destination hotspot. Setting a new record with more than 29 million international visitors in 2014, a 20.5 percentage increase from 2013, Mexico is well on its way to becoming a world-wide tourism hotspot. According to the Mexico…

Vacations For A Cause

Erika Garcia is using her decades of experience working in tourism to not only improve the lives of impoverished people throughout Latin America, but also to make people feel good, by doing good, and by offering the opportunity to take a vacation! Since becoming aware of Mexican soccer player Rafa Marquez’s foundation, and realizing the…

How To Get More TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site. It boasts nearly 315 million unique monthly visitors, and 70 million TripAdvisor members who have generated 190 million reviews and opinions. In recent years, many timeshare companies have turned to Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) such as Expedia and Booking.com to leverage unused inventory at their resorts and as…

Farrow Commercial Construction Brings Cost-Effective Construction to the Timeshare Industry

With a 20-year track record of success, FARROW COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION is a leading general construction corporation specializing in the hospitality and timeshare industries. The company’s clients are located throughout North America and Mexico. Many of them have been with FARROW for more than 15 years, from original resort construction through refurbishments. Even during the Great…