Michael Levie

Michael Levie added to RDO5 speaker line-up

Michael Levie is the latest guest speaker to be confirmed for this year’s RDO5 European timeshare industry conference organised by the Resort Development Organisation (RDO). [Read more]

British Virgin Islands

New flight service for British Virgin Islands

Getting to the British Virgin Islands (BVI), one of the world’s most breathtaking holiday destinations has been made easier following the launch of a new VIP air service. [Read more]

Sydney

NSW dominant destination for Australian tourism

New South Wales remains Australia’s top tourist destination for the country’s residents, according to the latest National Visitor Survey (NVS) statistics. [Read more]

AfricaBeat

Dedicated African travel industry publication launched

A new publication has been launched to enable the travel industry to keep up to date with travel-related news and information in Africa. [Read more]

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Air India joins Star Alliance network

Air India has become the first Indian airline to join global airline alliance Star Alliance. [Read more]

Diquis Stone

Costa Rica’s Diquis Stones made World Heritage Site

The mysterious stone spheres crafted by the pre-Columbian Diquis peoples in the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica have been granted World Heritage recognition by the United Nations Educational, Scientific [Read more]

Eid

Major Dubai promotion enters second phase

DFRE and DSMG have announced the second phase of mega promotion for ‘Eid in Dubai’ and Dubai Summer Surprises 2014. [Read more]

What’s new from RCI

SEATIME Boat Action

Seatime of Finland sets sail with RCI, offering unique ‘Boatshare’ holiday experience

RCI has welcomed a new affiliate with a splash of something different to offer its members. ST Yachting Oy recently affiliated its newly launched Seatime boatshare with the RCI exchange holiday network, bringing a unique seaborne holiday experience [Read more]

Gordon Gurnik

Award-winning RCI Affiliates app updated

RCI Affiliates app, which provides RCI affiliates with helpful tutorials, presentations and videos that can be used to educate prospective new owners has been updated with new content and a fresh design. [Read more]

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RCI is first sponsor for Canadian Resort Conference 2014

RCI will be a Platinum Sponsor for the 2014 Canadian Resort Conference (CRC) to be held in Toronto. [Read more]

Fairmont Zimbali Lodge, part of the IFA portfolio, has been recognised as Africa’s Leading Sports Resort by the World Travel Awards

IFA Hotels & Resorts and Tijaria launch vacation club

Leading international hotel and real estate developer IFA Hotels & Resorts has joined forces with Kuwait-based Tijaria to launch their first-ever vacation club business. [Read more]

Timeshare & fractional news

Holiday Club Katinkulta

Mahindra Holidays acquires stake in Holiday Club Resorts

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India is to acquire 18.8 per cent of leading European timeshare company Holiday Club Resorts, with a right to increase its ownership over a period of two years. [Read more]

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Eco-friendly resort launches new New Yard restaurant

The iconic 1,000-year-old Trelowarren estate’s New Yard restaurant has been given a new look with the help of seven members of the Vyvyan family that owns the property, a top chef and dedicated restaurant team. [Read more]

Harry Taylor, CEO, TATOC

TATOC affiliation success for Connex

Leading marketing services company, Connex U.K. & Ireland, has been approved for affiliation to TATOC, the Timeshare Association (Timeshare Owners and Committees). [Read more]

Dean van Leeuwen

Dean van Leeuwen is latest keynote speaker for RDO5

European timeshare body the Resort Development Organisation (RDO) has announced Dean van Leeuwen as the latest keynote speaker for its RDO5 conference later this year. [Read more]

Peter Roth

ARDA announces new Reputation Management Council

Timeshare industry body the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) has launched a new Reputation Management Council to enhance the understanding and perception of timeshare by the public and the press. [Read more]

The press conference on camera

Timeshare makes the headlines in Spain

Timeshare has been making the headlines in the Spanish media spotlight – but for all the right reasons. [Read more]

The popular Turkish destination of Alanya

New timeshare laws introduced in Turkey

New laws regulating the timeshare industry have come into force in Turkey. [Read more]

What our Affiliate Developers say

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Simon Jackson – Chief Executive Officer, Macdonald Resorts

“Over the last six years, with the help and support of the RCI team, Macdonald Resorts has achieved eight RCI Gold Crown Resort Awards and an RCI Silver Crown Resort Award across our RCI-affiliated properties. Working closely with the RCI team, we have enhanced our service and quality to the high standards of today, benefiting the whole Macdonald group as well as all 25,000 of our owners.”