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Dynamic packaging and ATOL protection: what happens when things go wrong?

When things go wrong, who takes care of your customer?  Jackie David reports on the big ATOL debate If you are in the business of dynamic packaging, it seems you have three options: secure your own ATOL, opt for principal status or move away from dynamic packaging altogether. The case for ...  More >

Dynamic packaging growth: ski, cruise and long-haul holidays

Can cruise, ski and long haul be dynamically packaged? Linda Fox reports on travel sectors that are ripe for the mix'n'match approach Contents: cruise | ski | long-haul | other As the dynamic packaging trend grows, the industry is turning its attention to new growth areas. ...  More >

Dynamic packaging in travel: a market overview

Brian Kalms, managing partner, Travel and Transportation Practice at Accenture, and Andy Tidy, e-commerce project director with Thomas Cook talk to Travel Weekly about the dynamic packaging market Dynamic packaging has been around for a number of years in one form or another. Consumers ...  More >

Dynamic packaging for travel agents: selling rental accommodation

Linda Fox looks into a new opportunity for travel agents to make money from the overseas property boom At the turn of the year a new opportunity for agents who dynamically package presented itself in the shape of Home from Home . The accommodation rental service introduced by On ...  More >

Diving holidays: 20 selling tips for travel agents

Linsey McNeill offers 20 ways to make the perfect diving holiday sale, from winning over beginners to adding on insurance 1. Do customers want a diving holiday... If so, your customers will want a minimum of two dives a day, so on a seven-night break they’ll want to visit at least 10 ...  More >

Dubai: the best resorts for culture holidays

Thought Dubai was all about shopping and high-rise hotels? Think again, says Janine Kelso - some resorts have been built with culture and heritage in mind... Sun-soaked beaches, unparalleled shopping, opulent hotels and more bling than you can shake a gold-encrusted stick at; it's these ...  More >

Dubai: destination update for travel agents

Dinah Hatch reports on the new properties and attractions being developed in Dubai, the ever-changing emirate state Dubai is already well known to tourists as a shopping haven, luxury getaway, and a cultural hotspot but the thing about this world-class destination is that it keeps on ...  More >

Disneyland Paris megafam agent diaries: Paul Ingman, Thomas Cook

On April 6 – 8 2008 Paul Ingman of Thomas Cook joined a megafam trip to Disneyland Resort Paris, which consisted of 2,000 Travel Agents, including 300 from the UK Well I've been back a month now, and it's been busy, but I can still take myself back to the Magic that was the 2008 Mega Fam. ...  More >

Disneyland Paris megafam agent diaries: Melanie Smith, CTTG

On April 6 – 8 2008 Melanie Smith of Co-operative Travel Trading Group joined a megafam trip to Disneyland Resort Paris, which consisted of 2,000 Travel Agents, including 300 from the UK Day one My journey started at St. Pancras International, where we joined the direct Eurostar service to ...  More >

Dubai: Agent Reporter future attractions

With an ever-changing landscape and a wealth of activities and attractions on offer, Dubai is one of my clients’ most popular destinations. New developments like The Palm and The World islands, Dubai Festival City and Burj Dubai make it even easier to sell the emirate. The coast ...  More >