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Trade confidence big part of Regent’s NZ success as Kiwis embrace luxury cruise

Saturday, 08 June 2024 23:27

More new to brand cruise, a trend towards longer cruises and a noticeably younger demographic are all signs that New Zealand’s luxury cruise market is back, says Lisa Pile, vice president sales and general manager Asia Pacific at Regent Seven Seas Cruises.

Cruise panel: Inter-gen groups still on-board

Saturday, 08 June 2024 23:22

The key trends of inter-generational travel and staying close to home continue to be drivers in the cruise industry, according to speakers at yesterday’s Skal Auckland lunch at Grand Millennium Hotel.

Africa showcase back to NZ after seven year gap – agents keen for its return

Thursday, 06 June 2024 22:44

A strong delegation of African suppliers and tourism offices are set to converge on Auckland for the New Zealand leg of a showcase on 23 July, which will then head to three Australian centres.

Bluey campaign a green light for Kiwi travel trade

Thursday, 06 June 2024 22:41

Tourism and Events Queensland is expecting the family and fun aspects of its latest campaign – Bluey’s World, for real life – to resonate with New Zealand agents and their clients.

Destination DC plans Special Agent Academy revamp and increases investment in NZ

Friday, 31 May 2024 01:27

Washington, DC has reiterated its commitment to the New Zealand market as the destination continues to invest in boosting international visitation.