Archive | March 2012

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Toddler in Tow: Packing & Planning for Travel with Young Children

Guida Botelho, Training Manager at Atlas Travel International, recently traveled on her first family vacation with her husband and 18-month-old daughter. While Guida is an experienced traveler – to say the least – this trip marked a turning point in her travel planning. In this post, Guida brings us through the preparations and planning she […]

What You Need to Know: United/Continental Airlines Merger

There has been a lot of discussion lately about the merger between United Airlines and Continental Airlines, much of it based on the challenges that any company faces when adjusting to new technology and traditions. In this brief video, our VP of Corporate Services explains what the merger means for our travelers – especially our […]

Gamifying Your Rewards Program

Games are a hot topic in today’s corporate incentive landscape, with many companies hopping on the bandwagon to boost sales, reward employees, and encourage engagement. On March 1, Jennifer Vecchi – Manager of Individual Incentives and Recognition Programs at Atlas Travel – discussed this “gamifying” trend as a guest blogger on The following is […]

Corporate Agents Snap Photos in London

Corporate Agents Snap Photos in London

As promised, we’re finishing off our week of FAM trip info with a photo album from our agents’ trip to London. They took lots of pictures to help capture the experience and to share some information with our travelers about British Airways and The Westbury Mayfair. Thanks to all who were involved in making this […]

Atlas Agents Visit London

On Monday, we shared a video explaining what a FAM, or familiarization trip, typically entails. Today’s video recounts our agents’ most recent FAM trip to London, where they experienced the exceptional service of British Airways and The Westbury Hotel in Mayfair (including the inevitable bumps along the way). Watch to learn more about their visit, […]

What is a FAM trip?

Atlas Travel International sends both our leisure and corporate agents on familiarization, or FAM trips, whenever possible, enhancing the in-house experience at some of our most traveled destinations. In this video, our Corporate International Department Manager, Frank Pratas, explains the FAM process and how Atlas Travel builds the first-hand knowledge our clients have come to […]