In With the New!

Last week’s graduation ceremony was certainly momentous for The Travel Academy; it was the biggest class in the school’s 27-year history. Moreover, the class’s career placement rate was an incredible 95%. In other words, 95% of the students had jobs BEFORE they graduated! However, The Travel Academy is not made up by a staff that … Read more

Friday’s the Day!

Friday will mark an important day for The Travel Academy. Students from both the 120-hour and 300-hour courses will graduate on the same day- an event that happens but once a year because of scheduling. In order to honor the rarity of the event and the exceptionally large crowd, The Travel Academy is rolling out … Read more

Travel Industry Forever Growing

Exciting news for our industry partner American Cruise Lines! Michelle Baran at Travel Weekly just announced that American Cruise Lines has introduced Christmas and New Year’s Eve cruises on the Mississippi. The company’s newly built 150-passenger paddle wheeler Queen of the Mississippi entered service in August. And this coming holiday season, the Queen of the … Read more

Cruising

Travel Weekly announced the nearing completion of Royal Princess. The $760 million dollar ship is in line with the trend toward mega ships. It is 25% larger than the last Princess ship with innovative architecture and sublime features. Cruising is continuing to flourish and mega ships are not downsizing anytime soon.  To name just a … Read more

Destination of the Week: London!

Cheers mates! Summer is the perfect time to visit one of the greatest destinations in the UK. From bars and pubs in Piccadilly Circus, to famous parks such as Hyde Park, history like Parliament and Westminster Abbey, art museums and theater, shopping, and the Royal family at Buckingham and Kensington Palace, there sure is something … Read more