Selling Travel Connect: Caribbean

We’re heading back on the road in July with the latest instalment of our Selling Travel: Connect events – this time bringing you inspiration from The Caribbean.

It’s time to connect…

We’re heading back on the road on July 10 with the latest instalment of our Selling Travel: Connect events – this time bringing you inspiration from The Caribbean.

Join us and network with suppliers including Copa Airlines, Sandals, Travelpack, AM Resorts and more.

July 10

London
6pm – 9pm
The Caledonian Club
9 Halkin St, London SW1X 7DR

As always, our events are free-to-attend and will include refreshments, networking and unmissable prize draws.

Spaces are limited and are expected to fill up fast, so don’t delay – register today.


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Abercrombie & Kent/Cox & Kings

Cox & Kings and Abercrombie & Kent are two renowned travel companies that have established themselves as leaders in the luxury travel industry. With a focus on providing high-quality, personalized experiences, both companies have earned a reputation for delivering exceptional service and creating unforgettable journeys for their clients. Whether it’s exploring exotic destinations, embarking on a safari adventure, or discovering hidden gems in cultural hotspots,  we strive to exceed our clients’ expectations and create extraordinary travel memories that last a lifetime.

Cox & Kings, founded in 1758, holds the distinction of being one of the oldest travel companies in the world. Throughout its long history, Cox & Kings has built a strong global presence and offers a diverse range of travel services, including customized tours, corporate travel, and educational trips. With their extensive network of experts and local guides, Cox & Kings ensures that travellers receive an authentic and immersive experience wherever they go.

Abercrombie & Kent, founded in 1962, has also become synonymous with luxury travel. The company focuses on curating exclusive and tailor-made journeys to some of the most captivating destinations around the globe. Abercrombie & Kent’s attention to detail is unparalleled, with meticulously planned itineraries, luxurious accommodations, and knowledgeable guides who provide insider access and unique insights into each destination.

abercrombiekent.co.uk

Contact: Craig Liddle cliddle@abercrombiekent.co.uk


ClearMarketing

Clear Marketing International

Clear Marketing International (founded in 2004) inject energy, expertise, relationships and commercial thinking into the world of hotel and destination representation.

Representing some of the finest resorts in the Caribbean, UAE, USA and Europe, Clear Marketing are a small team of creative, energetic, passionate and results focused individuals, each with an outstanding background in travel and tourism.

We are responsible for Tour Operator and Travel agent training and events as well as contracting, special offers and campaigns for several of the resorts we represent. Each resort is authentic, independently owned and a reflection of the destination in which its located- each ensures the best in warm, genuine hospitality.

Our team are on hand to provide assistance with helping you secure bookings.

Clients include:

  • Ocean Hotels, Barbados (Sea Breeze Beach House, O2 Beach Club & Spa and South Beach Hotel)
  • BodyHoliday and StolenTime by Rendezvous, Saint Lucia
  • Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort, Saint Lucia
  • Viceroy Riviera Maya and Viceroy Los Cabos, Mexico
  • Spice Island Beach Resort and Blue Horizons Garden Resort, Grenada
  • Hodges Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua
  • Coco Reef Resort & Spa, Tobago
  • Nevis Tourism Authority
  • Caesars Palace, Dubai
  • Viceroy Hotel Group

Contact: facebook.com/clearmarketingcaribbean | Kerrie Bartholomew  Kerrie@clear-marketing.com


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Barbados Tourism Marketing

The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) is responsible for promoting and marketing Barbados as a premier travel destination and plays a crucial role in driving international tourism to ensure the continued growth and development of the island’s tourism industry.

With a rich cultural heritage, beautiful beaches and year-round sunshine, Barbados offers visitors an unforgettable experience, and the BTMI showcases these diverse attractions and highlights the island’s wide range of dining options and hotel accommodations, encouraging travellers from around the world to choose Barbados as their next vacation destination.

The organization works closely with key stakeholders, including hoteliers, DMCs, restaurants and tour operators to create compelling campaigns and initiatives that promote Barbados effectively.

Through targeted advertising, public relations, social media engagement, and trade partnerships, BTMI continuously strives to raise awareness for destination Barbados and its offerings, and is also committed to sustainable tourism practices, working to preserve the island’s natural beauty and cultural heritage for future generations through prioritising environment-friendly initiatives.

For more information, please contact us at btmiuk@visitbarbados.org

visitbarbados.org

Contact: Cedric Lynch clynch@visitbarbados.org | Ryan Toppin  ryant@visitbarbados.org


belize

Belize Tourism Board

The Belize Tourism Board aims to support the valued travel trade with informative fam trips, training opportunities, fun events and regular updates. Grab Life and experience activities from spotting spectacular birds in the jungle and visiting a jaguar reserve to pounding on a Garifuna drum. 

Bordering the Caribbean Sea, Belize boasts the second largest barrier reef in the world which is popular for scuba diving and snorkelling year-round. Turtles, rays, manatees and dolphins call the UNESCO-listed Belize Barrier Reef home. Visitors can enjoy seeing whale sharks in Placencia between April and June.

Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy land-based adventure too, from zip lining through the tropical rainforest and spotting over 500 species of birds, howler monkeys and the elusive jaguar, to tubing through ancient caves and island hopping picturesque cayes and beaches.

Travellers are invited to discover 3,000 years of Maya history by visiting the ancient archaeological sites of Xunantunich, Altun Ha and Lamanai. Connect with the Garifuna culture and take a cooking lesson, Punta dancing or learn how to make a traditional drum.


Belize can be reached from the UK by various airlines transiting through America and Latin America.

belizetourismboard.org

Contact: Natalie Swinburne  natalie.swinburne@finnpartners.com


copa

Copa Airlines

Copa Airlines is one of the leading airlines in Latin America and one of the most successful and profitable airlines in the world. The carrier operates approximately 320 daily flights to 80 destinations in 32 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. Copa is a member of Star Alliance. Copa has successfully implemented a strategy to serve as an intra-America connecting carrier based around the use of Panama’s Tocumen airport as a hub, also known as “The Hub of the Americas”

copaair.com

Contact: Lina Botha   lina.botha@discovertheworld.com


Hyatt

Inclusive Collection, part of World of Hyatt

We invite you to discover Inclusive Collection – unique resort brands designed for every lifestyle and stage of life.

Whether you’re seeking a dream holiday, a flawlessly executed meeting or the ultimate destination wedding, we offer the perfect places to create lifetime memories. Explore our beautiful 5 star and 4 star beach destinations throughout Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and Europe. Choose your travel style, indulge during your stay and Celebrate Every Moment™.

facebook.com/InclusiveCollection.UK

Contact: Daphne Carvalho   Daphne@carahotelmarketing.com


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Sandals & Beaches Resorts

Sandals Resorts

Sandals® Resorts offers two people in love the most romantic, Luxury Included® holiday experience in the Caribbean. With 17 stunning beachfront settings in Jamaica, Antigua, Saint Lucia, The Bahamas, Barbados, Grenada, and Curaçao, Sandals Resorts offers more quality inclusions than any other resort company on the planet. Signature Love Nest Butler Suites® for the ultimate in privacy and service; butlers trained by the Guild of Professional English Butlers; the Red Lane Spa®; 5-Star Global Gourmet™ dining, ensuring top-shelf spirits, premium wines, and gourmet specialty restaurants; Aqua Centers with expert PADI® certification and training; fast Wi-Fi from beach to bedroom; and Sandals Customisable Weddings are all Sandals Resorts exclusives. Sandals Resorts is part of family-owned Sandals Resorts International (SRI), founded by the late Gordon “Butch” Stewart, which includes Beaches Resorts and is the Caribbean’s leading all-inclusive resort company. For more information about the Sandals Resorts Luxury Included® difference, visit sellingsandals.co.uk.

Beaches Resorts

With three spectacular locations in Turks & Caicos and Jamaica, Beaches® Resorts is the ultimate getaway for every member of the family. Beaches Resorts provides more quality inclusions than any other resort company on the planet with outrageous waterparks, XBOX® Play Lounges, exclusive Kids Camps, teen nightclubs, Certified Nannies, Butler service, Red Lane® Spas, Aqua Centres with expert PADI® certification and training; and free Wi-Fi. As a proud sponsor of Sesame Street, Beaches Resorts also offers the Caribbean Adventures with Sesame Street®, where kids can spend their holiday with their favourite friends from the Sesame Street gang with daily activities and weekly stage shows. Beaches Resorts are the perfect place for family gatherings from reunions and special birthdays to the signature destination wedding programme, Beaches Customisable Weddings. Beaches Resorts is part of family-owned Sandals Resorts International (SRI), founded by the late Gordon “Butch” Stewart, which includes Luxury Included® Sandals Resorts, and is the Caribbean’s leading all-inclusive resort company. For more information about the Beaches Resorts difference, visit sellingsandals.co.uk.

Contact: Lorraine Adams   lorraine.adams@sandals.co.uk


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Travelpack

Whether providing a tailor-made service or dealing with the most obscure requests, our team are always willing to go the extra mile to help agents secure bookings against direct sell operators. Our supplier for India is our sister company so we are able to offer an unrivalled tailored and personalised service.

We have exclusive flight, hotel and touring products from a wide range of suppliers to ensure we have competitive prices and a wide product range, including access to top sporting and music events. Our specialists in our core destinations have sold and travelled to those destinations and we continually train our staff with airlines, hotels, tourist boards, suppliers and ensure we send our team on regular FAM trips.

We offer guaranteed prices for all pre-reg holidays – the price you agree is the price you pay! If we make an error we absorb the cost.

Travelpack provides their agents with:

  • Personalised marketing materials such as social media banners, destination or special offer posters, joint leaflets, E-tickets, confirmations, vouchers etc
  • Joint marketing campaigns
  • Product- or destination-focussed training
  • Destination experts for your client events and shows
  • Fam Trips to our amazing core destinations – Canada, The USA, India, Africa, the Far East and Africa
  • White label websites and XML connectivity
  • Our five Regional Sales Managers are available on email, mobile or whatsapp seven days a week
  • Dedicated Agents’ Facebook group which have access to exclusive competitions and incentives
  • We offer price parity

travelpack.com

Contact: Sharel D’sa sharel.dsa@trav


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