2002, Mercedes Bejarán of the cloistered nuns of the Carmelite Order in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, received support from the bishop to open a home to care for the needs of handicapped children in the area. Casa Nazareth was known throughout the region for its love and specialized care for children with a variety of conditions ranging from autism and Down’s Syndrome to Cerebral Palsy and various mental and physical illnesses.
So far in 2017, Sunset World has protected 11,638 eggs and liberated 1,079 baby turtles. The state of Quintana Roo is fortunate to receive annual visits from four of the seven known species of sea turtles, which arrive on the beaches to nest. The preservation of these specimens is of the utmost importance to Sunset…
Capital Resorts Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of National Hospitality Group, is a leading vacation ownership company headquartered in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, announces the addition of The Links Golf & Racquet Club to their growing list of luxury vacation destinations.
Australasia’s leading Resort, Club and Member Management company, Classic Holidays, has announced they will continue their ongoing support of freestyle kiteboarding in Australia.
Worldwide vacation exchange provider, DAE, confirms its 8th consecutive year as a sponsor of the GNEX Conference. This year they will increase their participation from Platinum Level to the newly created Signature Sponsorship category, which is now the highest available level.
Westgate Park City Resort & Spa introduces latest in medical spa services with opening of Utah Stem Cells Clinic at Serenity Spa
Westgate Park City Resort & Spa has partnered with local medical center, Utah Stem Cells Clinic, to offer the latest in stem cell treatments at Serenity Spa by Westgate.
Palace Resorts – the company that sets the standard in five-star, all- inclusive resort accommodations– will be hosting the fourth annual Palace Experience Global Conference for the first time at the brand’s signature resort in Ocho Rios on October 1-4, 2017. Moon Palace Jamaica
Classic Holidays has announced Bali’s Classic Lofts @ Seminyak Square is set to be the latest property to join their international resort portfolio for the Classic Holiday Club.
Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s leading luxury shared vacation ownership concept for discerning travellers, is pleased to announce that Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket has won the first-ever City Weekend Hotel Award for Outstanding Resort Hotel. Already a multiple award-winning resort, Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket is a luxurious escape located in northwest Phuket with easy access for international visitors. The City Weekend awards were announced in a ceremony in Shanghai.
SKAL International Orlando Invests In Future Of Travel And Tourism With Highly Successful Young SKAL Program
The second largest Skal Club in the U.S. and among the top 10 world-wide, Skal Orlando is a large group of travel and tourism executives who care about the future of their industry. The Young Skal program the club started in 2011, in concert with Dean Abe Pizam and the UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management, gives students studying hospitality, travel and tourism the opportunity to network with highly visible companies and executives in Central Florida, including hotels, attractions, airports, sports facilities, transportation companies and many more.
Jane A. Garcia, part of the INTUITION Brand Marketing team has been appointed as Director of Tourism for the Municipality of Benito Juárez, Quintana Roo.
27 Properties Managed By Vacation Resort International And Trading Places International Awarded 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence
Vacation Resorts International (VRI) and Trading Places International (TPI), providers of management and leisure services to vacation owners, announced that 27 of their managed resorts have been awarded the prestigious 2017 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its 7th year, this award recognizes hospitality providers that consistently earn outstanding reviews on the TripAdvisor® site and is intended to help travelers identify and book properties that regularly deliver great service. Only the top-performing 10 percent of properties listed on TripAdvisor qualify for the designation.