Today is World Tourism Day celebrating the 1.2 billion travelers each year and the industry that contributes to the three key dimensions of sustainable development—economic, social, and environmental.
If you sell travel to consumers in one of the states that has Seller of Travel laws, you may be required to register your company, manage your client funds through a trust account, provide evidence of a bond, and/or pay an annual fee. Among the states that have these requirements are two large consumer markets:... Continue Reading →
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” - Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad Earlier today, President Trump announced his intent to... Continue Reading →
This article was originally posted on March 26, 2014. One of the simplest ways to avoid a costly mistake is to include a favorable jurisdiction, venue, and governing law clause in your Booking Terms & Conditions. Imagine you are a tour operator whose office is located in Denver, Colorado and you sell a tour to... Continue Reading →