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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Club Meliá Reveals Plans to Build $3.5 Billion Bahamas Resort

Meliá Hotels International has announced that it will build a new resort compound, Meliá at Baha Mar. The new luxury timeshare resort will extend over 1,000 acres including a large stretch of beautiful white-sand beach. Plans for the new Meliá development will include five hotels, a private residence club, and various amenities. Meliá at Baha […]

Monday, December 9, 2013

Sunset World Resorts Celebrates Christmas with Boat Parade

Last week, Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences celebrated the holidays with a festive boat parade off the coast of Mexico. Sunset World employees, members, celebrities, and other guests enjoyed the annual parade of boats and a fantastic holiday evening. In attendance were many local celebrities, including Renato López from Zona Trendy E! Entertainment Television, […]

Friday, December 6, 2013

ResortRentals.com Sponsors Brian Gay Invitational

This weekend, our team at ResortRentals.com wishes the best of luck to Diamond Resorts International® and the Brian Gay Invitational. As a sponsor, ResortRentals.com offers its support the cause to benefit the Florida Hospital for Children. As we previously discussed on The Timeshare Authority, the charity golf tournament will allow amateurs to play alongside celebrity […]

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Interval International Expands Multilingual Services

Interval International has announced a new partnership with Translations.com to provide interpretations to their international clients. While Translations.com has worked with Interval Internal (II) since 2010, this week they have announced a partnership to expand their services to include project management software. As the world’s second largest timeshare exchange company, Interval International serves over 2 […]

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Occidental Vacation Club Features New Wine Tour Excursion

The vacation ownership group, Occidental Vacation Club, is now offering a unique travel option to visit California’s wine country. Their Wine Tour vacation will offer the trip of a lifetime for a select number of guests from April 27th – May 2nd 2014. Each trip will consist of a 6-day, 5-night excursion which will include […]

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

New Berkley Group Resort in the Berkshires

The Berkley Group, an affiliate of Vacation Village, recently announced that they will build a new resort in the Berkshires resort area of Massachusetts. The resort will be known as the Berkshire Mountain Lodge and will include 146 one-bedroom timeshare condos. A popular travel destination, the Berkshires area offers world renowned skiing, snowboarding, and more. […]

Monday, December 2, 2013

Classic Holidays Work Experience Program

The Australian travel company, Classic Holidays believes their new “Work Inspiration” program to be a great success. The program, rolled out in early November, allowed students from Varsity College in Australia to experience working in the hospitality industry. The students participated in various activities across three business areas of the Classic Holiday organization. Both students […]

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

DAE Facilitates Timeshare Ownership Awareness Seminars

Australia-based timeshare exchange company, DAE is working to teach timeshare owners how to use their current ownerships through a new timeshare Ownership Awareness program. DAE is currently touring throughout Australia, offering awareness seminars to educate owners how to use their timeshare to their fullest potential. DAE’s Business Development Manager for Australia and New Zealand, Gary […]

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

RCI Adds 57 New Resorts to Exchange Network

In a press release, RCI announced in their third quarter that they will add 57 new affiliated resorts to their global exchange network. These resorts will join their existing network of over 4,000 destinations. A variety of resorts will be added from around the globe including resorts in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. […]

Friday, November 22, 2013

Disney Vacation Club Resorts Maintain Green Lodging Certification

The Walt Disney Company and Disney Vacation Club recently announced that the State of Florida has renewed their Green Lodging certification for all Florida resorts. The Green Lodging program was created 10 years ago by The Florida Department of Environmental Protection to encourage resorts to develop environmentally friendly programs. Disney was one of the first […]

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