An Inside Look at Luxury Travel Exchange International

This year’s inaugural Luxury Travel Exchange International gave luxury advisors the chance to meet with a hand-picked selection of luxury suppliers, and Travel Agent was there with an inside look at the show floor.

Luxury supplier partners this year included: AMA Waterways, American Cruise Lines, American Express, AMResorts, Avalon Waterways, Base Entertainment, Cirque du Soleil, Cruise Lines International Association, Crystal Cruises, Down Under Answers, Ensemble Travel Group, Hurtigruten, Japan National Tourism Organization, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority, Seabourn Cruise Line, Seadream Yacht Club, Signature Travel Network, Silversea Cruises, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, The Travel Institute,, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, and Virtuoso.

This year attendees also got the chance to hear from the president of McCabe World Travel, who shared valuable tips on keeping – and sometimes not keeping – clients. Additionally, a freelance travel blogger shared advice on using blogs as part of a digital marketing strategy, and the Young Leader’s Conference highlighted some of the industry’s rising stars.