Date: September 19, 2023
Time: 11:30AM - 2PM PST
Location: Seasons 52 - 3333 Bristol Street #Suite #2802 Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Be sure to Register Early as seating is limited to 40 attendees
Join us to learn about these four suppliers and their products so that you can provide your clients with unforgettable experiences.
Uniworld River Cruises: Luxury river cruising at its absolute best! Your guests will delight in our one-of-a-kind boutique ships, all-inclusive amenities, and exclusive and immersive experiences.
With an average of 120 passengers on board, guests will have an intimate & relaxing experience, as well as service ‘simply to delight’ from our amazing onboard staff and crew.
We sail in Europe, Egypt, Peru, India, and Vietnam & Cambodia; and we offer a wonderful variety of options for guests with wide ranging interests. Pre & post-packages, Generations FAMILY cruises, Jewish Heritage Cruises, Cruise & Rail packages, and Holiday Markets are all available for your discerning travelers.
American Cruise Lines offers river cruising and small-ship cruising in the U.S.A. ACL continues to launch the newest U.S.-built ships for Cruising Close to Home®. On all American cruises, guests discover the history, spirit, and culture of the United States aboard a sophisticated fleet of American riverboats and small cruise ships. In 2023, ACL will operate 17 ships, each accommodating just 90-180 passengers, which cruise more than 50 domestic itineraries in 35 states. American offers domestic Flat-Rate Airfare for all its U.S. cruises and Complimentary Pre-Cruise Hotel Stays in cities across the country.
Rocky Mountaineer offers luxury train journeys that showcase some of the most spectacular scenery North America has to offer. Rocky Mountaineer offers four rail routes: three that connect Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies towns of Banff, Lake Louise, and Jasper in Western Canada, and a fourth route that travels between Denver, Colorado, and Moab, Utah in the Southwest United States.
Cayman Islands Dept of Tourism: World-renowned for dining, diving, and its warm culture, the Cayman Islands offers a memorable and luxurious experience for travelers of all ages and interests. What sends the Cayman Islands apart goes beyond its beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters. I will do an overview of resorts, sightseeing, and events offered on the islands
Pricing: $25.00 plus service fees
Register early, seating is limited to 35, so reserve your ticket now!
Date: July 19, 2023
Time: 6:00PM - 8:30PM PST
Location: Il Fornaio 18051 Von Karman Avenue Irvine, CA 92612
Be sure to Register Early as seating is limited to 29 attendees
Discover the unrivaled allure of Tahiti, a dreamlike destination that beckons discerning travelers to unlock the gateway to paradise. This captivating gem of the South Pacific offers a tapestry of awe-inspiring landscapes, vibrant Polynesian culture, tantalizing local cuisine, exhilarating activities, and some of the world’s most sought-after luxury resorts.
Join us to learn about the premier Tahiti products so that you can provide your clients with unforgettable experiences.
Take this opportunity to learn about Tahiti. at this in-person dinner event.
Learn about leading your business with customized travel in Tahiti. The presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with our local Sales Reps.
Pricing: $25.00 plus service fees
Register early, seating is limited to 29, so reserve your ticket now!
Date: June 27, 2023
Time: 3:30PM - 4:30PM PST
Join us to learn from Donovan Herwig, Director, General Manager of Ideal South America, a Miami-based company with 20 years of experience selling Central and South America.
Ideal South America, about the curated itineraries that can be planned for your clients in Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, and Iguazu Falls.
Don’t miss this educational presentation!
Ideal South America will offer a special prize drawing for a six-night FAM trip for two to Chile and Argentina!
Date: May 3rd, 2023
Time: 3:30PM to 4:30PM PDT
Join Alexander + Roberts - To learn about our itineraries for Morocco, Hosted by Marilyn Ward, Sales Director.
Take this opportunity to learn about Alexander + Roberts, where you will have this opportunity to learn about their Distinctive Travel Styles - Small Groups of Never More Than 16 guests, Privately Guided Travel Any Day itineraries, Custom Travel, and Small Ships.
Their luxury services include comprehensive sightseeing, transfers, all tour flights, tips and unique experiences designed to enhance your experience in the culture you’re exploring.
Fine dining is an essential aspect of their touring itineraries, with congenial meals including wines and beer that reflect authentic regional cuisines. With the finest accommodations to enhance your journey… from the most evocative luxury hotels and historic boutique properties to the best safari camps and small ships.
Learn about leading your business with customized travel in Morocco. The presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with our local Business Development Director.
Pricing: $5.00 plus service fees
Reserve your spot early
Date: March 15, 2023
Time: 12:00PM PDT - 2:00PM PDT
Where: Maggiano's Little Italy
Join Authentic Vacations - To learn about Scotland, England, Wales, and Ireland itineraries Hosted by Michelle Bartlett, Head of Business Development
Take this opportunity to learn about Authentic Vacations. As the originators of “authentic” travel, their inspirational itineraries are designed to give you a sense of possibilities. Peruse them, and you’ll find a world of distinctive experiences, unique accommodations, and hidden local gems.
Learn about leading your business with customized travel in Northern European destinations such as Iceland, Scandinavia, Ireland, and the UK, including Scotland. The presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with our local Business Development Director.
Pricing: $25.00 plus service fees
Reserve your spot early, so you are counted in the banquet numbers for catering.
Date: February 13, 2023
Time: 11:30AM PST - 2:30PM PST
Early Bird Cost: $20.00 plus eventbrite fees
On January 30, 2023 Cost: $35.00 plus eventbrite fees
On February 6, 2023 Cost: $40.00 plus eventbrite fees
Join Viking Cruises - To learn about new ships and new itineraries Hosted by Mario Herrera, Director, Business Development
Take this opportunity to learn about Viking Cruises. As the inventors of modern river cruising, they reinvented ocean cruises and perfected expedition cruises. Explore the world in comfort with Viking
Learn about each cruise channel – river, ocean, expedition, and Mississippi cruises. Learn about new itineraries. The cruise line presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with our local Business Development Director.
Join us as we host:
Stanislas De Montenay
Head of Sales of
ake this opportunity to learn about a new supplier, Family Twist, a Virtuoso Preferred Supplier, and a new addition to Internova's SELECT-In Country Partners.
Family Twist focuses on exclusive family-friendly experiences and holidays in Europe. Stanislas De Montenay will guide us through a uniquely-designed, fun-filled, family-friendly activities for kids of all ages.
From London to Paris, dive into the heart of the United Kingdom and France to experience all the family-friendly experiences Family Twist offers so you can plan the best vacation ever for your clients.
Itineraries include experiences that keep children of all ages involved and excited when visiting the Tower of London, walking in the footsteps of a young wizard, or discovering the secrets of Edinburgh Castle. In Paris, clients can learn to cook like a French Chef or how to become a real detective and crack the Da Vinci Code. All these activities and more await your clients.
With the United Kingdom's glorious past of having had the largest empire in history, there are so many stories to tell and things to be seen that can be built into an itinerary to make their vacation undoubtedly exciting every minute of their British experience.
The presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session and prize drawing, including an activity or tour valued up to €700. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with Family Twist and a chance to win a prize!
Member participation fee: $10.00 via Eventbrite
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Join us as we host:
Vice President, Global Sales
IWorld of Travel
an Andy Gelber Legacy Company
Discover Egypt and Jordan presented with the essential knowledge, resources, and visuals designed to increase your sales.
IWorld of Travel’s VP of Global Sales and Middle East Expert Zehava Bitton will walk you through our perspective on packaging Egypt and Jordan.
From the latest information and tours available of Cairo’s upcoming new museum to details on selecting your client’s perfect Nile cruise ship– Zehava will deliver the best Egypt and Jordan have to offer and will be available to answer any questions you have.
You will be provided with useful knowledge for all levels of experience selling Egypt and Jordan– from beginner to veteran.
Member participation fee: $5.00 via PayPal - RSVP & Pay
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August Chapter Meeting - Scenic Luxury Cruises & Emerald Cruises River and Yacht Cruising Lunch & Learn
Date: August 11, 2022
Time: 11:30AM PST - 2:00PM PST
Cost:$20.00(plus applicable Eventbrite fees)
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Maximum capacity of 40 people for this meeting.
This advance registration opportunity is being offered to our OCASTA-SBN Chapter Members only
Deadline to Register: August 1, 2022 - 5 pm Pacific Time
Join Scenic Luxury Cruises and Emerald Cruises - To learn about new ships and new itineraries Hosted by Nancy Iovino, Western Regional Sales
Take this opportunity to learn about Scenic Luxury Cruises and Emerald Cruises; both brands will showcase their new ships and itineraries. Learn about each brand's river cruises and ocean yacht cruises. Hosted by Nancy Iovino, Western Regional Sales Director.
The cruise line presentation will be followed by a Question & Answer session. Don't miss this chance to get acquainted with our local Western Regional Sales Director.
Proceeds will replenish our Chapter General Fund.
NOTE: Fees are non-refundable
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