Train & Gain Day in Basingstoke on Thursday 29th February

Train & Gain Day, Basingstoke

Thank you to those who joined the Travel Bulletin team for our Train & Gain Day in Basingstoke on Thursday 29th February. We hope you learnt lots of new information about our wonderful exhibitors and enjoyed catching up with one another.

We would like to say a special thank you to our exhibitors for supporting us Virgin Voyages, Expedia TAAP, Sandos, Oceania Cruises, Wellwind Collection and Barbados.


With multi-award-winning dining, spas, and nightlife, your Sailors will experience the kid-free way to cruise onboard a Virgin Voyages lady ship. Whether it's an escape to Bruges or a getaway to the Greek Isles, Cannes, or Ibiza — our voyages from Portsmouth, Barcelona, and Athens offer luxury, rejuvenation, and adventure.

The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) is the official tourism marketing organization of Barbados, with a responsibility to promote, assist and facilitate the efficient development of tourism. Barbados has a rich history and colourful culture and our mission emphasizes telling the authentic brand story of Destination Barbados. The BTMI works collaboratively with its stakeholders and strategic partners, as it continues to raise and maintain the profile of Barbados as a premier tourist destination.

Sail with Oceania Cruises to the world's corners on our small, luxurious ships, where personalised service creates a family-like atmosphere. From attentive staff to The Finest Cuisine at Sea, every detail is handled with heart. With vessels accommodating up to just 1,250 guests, experience refined luxury, inclusivity, and a relaxed pace, making every journey special.

Expedia TAAP offers agents a wide breadth of quality travel products, competitive rates and impressive availability. The ready-built platform is optimized to drive ease of use and deliver a world-class booking experience. Expedia TAAP's industry-leading technology, personalized service and access to unique inventory and planning tools empower agents and agency managers to grow their business.

The Wellwind Collection is a full-service sales & marketing company, representing luxury, independent resorts in the Caribbean. We will be showcasing Blue Waters Resort & Spa, Antigua, a luxury family-owned boutique resort on the North Coast of Antigua, as well as the brand-new Apes Hill golf & villa resort in Barbados. With the launch of the British Airways flight in 2023, we are proud to be working with Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Aruba and finally the family-favourite luxury all villa-suite Landings Resort and Spa on the North Coast of St Lucia.

Sandos Hotels & Resorts is a leader in creating innovative and sustainable all-inclusive resorts. The brand includes a collection of properties in both Spain and Mexico and prides itself on providing outstanding service, quality accommodations, unique cultural programming and extraordinary value to guests while maintaining a deep commitment to the environment.