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Hot holiday travel destinations: Mexico

9 Booming Destinations for Holiday Travel

Looking for a great spot for your holiday travel this winter, or even next spring break? Virtuoso Chairman and CEO Matthew Upchurch shared some advice with CNBC viewers: book now. Why Book Holiday Travel Now? “Global tourism is on a rampage,” Upchurch said in a Sept. 12 appearance on the cable network’s Squawk Box program. He recommended booking holiday travel six to … [Read More...]

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travel destinations: new zealand

20 Top Luxury Travel Destinations

Every year, Virtuoso holds the ultimate luxury travel shopping and networking event: Virtuoso Travel Week. This year, more than 4,100 travel advisors and suppliers such as hotels, cruise lines and airlines are spending a week in Las Vegas meeting with each … [Read More...]

Experiential Travel: family skiing

5 Family-Focused Experiential Travel Encounters

What do you get when you combine two of today’s hottest travel trends? Vacations with loved ones that create memories to last a lifetime. According to the latest Virtuoso Luxe Report, the two top travel trends are family travel and active and adventure … [Read More...]

Creating global citizens: the value of educational travel

How Travel Creates Young Global Citizens

Whether Matthew Upchurch travels for work or play, his wife and two young sons come along. Virtuoso’s chairman and CEO, who travels much of the year, believes strongly in the value of travel to create lasting memories and family bonds. “When you look back on … [Read More...]

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Why Sales by Travel Advisors Are On The Rise

Travel advisors are alive, well and even thriving. And the proof is the growth in luxury travel spending. Virtuoso is projecting a 15% increase in revenues this year on top of the luxury travel network’s annual $12.5 billion in sales. Those sales are by … [Read More...]