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PATA San Diego Chapter Attends Global ASTA Convention 2017

August 28, 2017 San Diego, CA San Diego PATA Board members attended the ASTA Global Convention, held this year at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina.  With over 200 suppliers in attendance, the board members were there to not only learn from the ASTA educational sessions, but also strengthen their partnerships with top suppliers.  [...]

September 4th, 2017|Categories: Chapter News|

PATA San Diego Chapter Showcase on Honeymoons

    July 1, 2017 - San Diego, CA PATA San Diego Chapter hosted a spectacular evening last month, showcasing top suppliers for romantic destinations, honeymoons, weddings and more.  65+ top selling San Diego based travel agents attended and met with 17 top suppliers, including Fiji Airways, Outrigger Hotels & Resorts, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, [...]

July 18th, 2017|Categories: Chapter News, Industry News|

PATA San Diego Chapter Donates to the PATA Foundation

From The PATA Voice - July 14, 2017 Through the generous donation of an additional US$200 from Mr. Douglas Shachnow, CEO of WorldBrowser.com, the PATA San Diego Chapter has been able to increase its PATA San Diego Chapter/Chapters U March event donation commitment to the PATA Foundation from USD$300 to USD$500. The Chapter requested that [...]

July 18th, 2017|Categories: Chapter News|

PATA Chapters U a Hit with Top Travel Advisors

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2017 — On March 2nd and 3rd, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) San Diego Chapter (SANPATA) provided an exceptional educational travel industry conference at the Bay Club Hotel & Marine, Shelter Island, California, USA.  The PATA Chapters (Americas) U featured informative and engaging sessions on Travel and Tourism to the Asia Pacific region with leading industry speakers, including [...]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Chapter News, Industry News, Press Release|

PATA San Diego Chapter plans educational event of the year: PATA Chapters U, March 1 – 3, 2017

January 9, 2017 AGENTS TO SET SALE (SAIL) FOR PATA CHAPTERS U, March 01-03, SAN DIEGO, CA. Invitations for travel agent delegates have gone out to the PATA Chapters of North America, anticipated to attract upwards of 100 Asia Pacific-focused sellers of travel to the PATA Chapters U educational conference, March 01-03, San Diego, CA. Featuring informative and engaging Breakout Sessions [...]

January 9th, 2017|Categories: Chapter News, Press Release|

PATA San Diego Chapter Attends Travel Industry Exchange

  The PATA San Diego Chapter was thrilled to be present at this past week’s Travel Industry Exchange event at the Hilton Bayfront, downtown San Diego, CA.  We saw many of our local travel colleagues at the show amongst the 300+ agents and 130 exhibitors, including our preferred travel suppliers from Holland America Line, Carnival Cruise Lines, Crystal Cruises, [...]

December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Chapter News, Press Release|

PATA San Diego Chapter Showcase on Honeymoons

    July 1, 2017 - San Diego, CA PATA San Diego Chapter hosted a spectacular evening last month, showcasing top suppliers for romantic destinations, honeymoons, weddings and more.  65+ top selling San Diego based travel agents attended and met with 17 top suppliers, including Fiji Airways, Outrigger Hotels & Resorts, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, [...]

July 18th, 2017|Categories: Chapter News, Industry News|

Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours wants to thank you for being a loyal partner!

  Scenic Luxury Cruises believes that travel planning isn’t between places, it’s between people. You sell more than just travel; you sell the world and are the advocates for the traveling public.  They thank PATA San Diego Chapter members for their support! In honor of Travel Agent Appreciation Month, Scenic Travel Cruises has a great bonus [...]

May 18th, 2017|Categories: Industry News, Specials|

High Praise for State Department’s New Travel Agent Website

Wow!  ASTA and PATA San Diego Chapter are both praising the U.S. Department of State for its recent launch of a dedicated travel agency website with useful resources for agencies and their clients in an effort to better prepare agents to assist clients before and during their international travel. The website addresses some of the most [...]

April 18th, 2017|Categories: Industry News|

New Route from Swiss International Air Lines Announced!

  The Switzerland-based airline Edelweiss, a sister company of Swiss International Air Lines, has announced it is expanding its route network to North America. From June 9, 2017, the airline will now offer seasonal flights between Zurich and San Diego. An Edelweiss Airbus A340-300 will fly twice weekly between Zurich and San Diego, directly between [...]

April 18th, 2017|Categories: Industry News|

PATA Chapters U a Hit with Top Travel Advisors

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2017 — On March 2nd and 3rd, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) San Diego Chapter (SANPATA) provided an exceptional educational travel industry conference at the Bay Club Hotel & Marine, Shelter Island, California, USA.  The PATA Chapters (Americas) U featured informative and engaging sessions on Travel and Tourism to the Asia Pacific region with leading industry speakers, including [...]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Chapter News, Industry News, Press Release|

Korean Air Discounts – Book By Feb 7, Travel by April 30, 2017

HAPPY Lunar New Year!  Enjoy these discounts from Korean Air! Lunar New Year Gift Coupon Celebrate New Beginnings with Extra Saving and our Lowest Fares of the Year Economy Class 3% Off to Korea Coupon Code: KOREA3 2% Off to Asia Coupon Code: ASIA2 Business Class 3% Off to Korea Coupon Code: KOREA3BIZ 2% Off [...]

February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Industry News, Press Release|