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Insider Look into Egypt

June 08, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Insider Look into Egypt
Direct from Sanctuary Retreats
Thank you to our preferred partner Joe Schlipman of Sanctuary Retreats for sharing his “insider look” into Egypt!  My name is Joe Schlipman and I recently started working at Sanctuary Retreats as the Director of North America Sales.  While I have been in the travel industry over the last thirteen years, my primary experience has been in mass market cruising.  Before joining Sanctuary Retreats, I had no idea regarding what...

Insider Look at Tanzania

June 01, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Insider Look at Tanzania
Direct from Sanctuary Retreats
Thank you to our preferred partner Joe Schlipman of Sanctuary Retreats for sharing his “insider look” into the world of Tanzania!  An African safari is usually a bucket list item or a once in a lifetime trip.   And the Serengeti National Park seems to be one of the most likely places they always will mention when asked where they want to visit (at least for a first timer like myself!).   I came to learn that this...

New Way to Experience Galapagos: 5-Day Getaway

May 29, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

New Way to Experience Galapagos: 5-Day Getaway
NO EXCUSES. GETAWAY FOR JUST 5 DAYS
The summer travel season has almost arrived and we hope you are looking forward to your next journey coordinated through Admiral Travel. Oftentimes schedules have a way of filling up quickly and those important travel experiences on our "Bucket List" get pushed back year after year. That's why we're thrilled to offer a special five-night program this July, beginning with an overnight stay in Ecuador's capital city of Quito followed by...

The Royal Visit

March 19, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

The Royal Visit
A Look From an All Access Insider's Pass
The stage was marvelously set, the finest champagne popped and the guests dressed in high fashion were set to arrive.  On Monday March 2nd, 2015, an exclusive group of travel industry professionals and London High Society descended upon the iconic Goring hotel for its great reveal.   Admiral Travel owners Ryan and Malaka Hilton were among the select few invited and in attendance for the extravagant affair. After years of renovations,...

A Week In The Life

March 19, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

A Week In The Life
Mukul Resort in Nicaragua
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of every day life and let yourself completely unwind and be pampered with the backdrop of swaying palm trees, clear turquoise waters and plush green mountains. Mukul Resort is a surprising gem situated along Nicaragua’s Emerald Coastline.  To give you an example of what a week at this luxurious resort would be like, we put together a sample itinerary:  There are non-stop flights to...

The Hiltons' First Look at Mukul

March 18, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

The Hiltons' First Look at Mukul
Family Vacation to Ultra-Luxe Resort in Nicaragua
Last week, Malaka and Ryan Hilton’s family unearthed a secret. The owners of Admiral Travel International discovered a land “hidden away for centuries” as they arrived at Mukul Resort along Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast. While the Hiltons enjoyed traveling with their pre-teen and teenage children during spring break, they came away from the trip with an true understanding and appreciation for this emerging destination which is becoming...

On Its 105th Birthday The Goring Reopens to a New Look

March 03, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

On Its 105th Birthday The Goring Reopens to a New Look
THE GORING, WELCOME BACK – AND HAPPY 105TH! (London, Monday 2 March 2015):  The Goring has re-opened its impeccable doors to reveal the final flourish of a major refurbishment: a ravishingly transformed Front Hall, unveiled just in time for the hotel’s 105th birthday today. Over the past few years, with a little help from his designer friends including David Linley, Nina Campbell, Tim Gosling and Russell Sage, Jeremy Goring...

The Gift of Travel

November 26, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

The Gift of Travel
Enjoy Bonus Certificates this Holiday Season
This holiday season, give the unforgettable gift of travel! So often we strive to find the perfect gift for those who seemingly already have everything! This year, allow our partners at Admiral Travel to assist in crafting an unique itinerary to South American and The Amazon, Europe, Egypt, South Africa or domestically, ensuring memories and experiences which will last a lifetime.  For a limited time, Admiral Travel will provide...

Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club Develops New App

November 21, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News

Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club Develops New App
Popular Loyalty Program Launches Mobile App on October 1st, 2014
(PRWEB) November 20, 2014 When it was founded in 1998, the Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club (GCCC) was the first of its kind loyalty program in Florida and considered even more progressive within the hospitality industry. On Oct. 1, 2014, GCCC will unveil the next generation of its loyalty program with a custom-built app developed by AppSuite, a global mobile application company based in Boca Raton, Fla. The free Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club...

AFAR: Benefits of Working with a Travel Agency

November 09, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

AFAR: Benefits of Working with a Travel Agency
7 REASONS WHY WORKING WITH A TRAVEL ADVISOR WILL MAKE YOUR TRAVEL BETTER
Admiral Travel International CEO Malaka Hilton has the distinct honor of serving on AFAR's Travel Advisory Council. In September, the elite team of travel advisors was pleased to provide input to AFAR Founder Joseph Diaz as he crafted this article. We hope you enjoy AFAR's insights. 7 REASONS WHY WORKING WITH A TRAVEL ADVISOR WILL MAKE YOUR TRAVEL BETTERToday we’re at the newly opened and gorgeous Park Hyatt New York, for two days of...

Remembering Chef Bruce Robertson

November 07, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Remembering Chef Bruce Robertson
African Gastronaut, Passionate Visionary & Dear Friend
Our team mourned the loss of an admired colleague and dear friend earlier this week as the world learned that Chef Bruce Robertson tragically passed away on November 3, 2014, just days after being diagnosed with leukemia. The Cape Town native was a visionary leader and creative chef whose inspirational spirit and maverick ways were truly loved. We will forever remember and celebrate Chef Bruce’s passion for food and life.  “I...

Admiral’s Summer Vacations: The Hiltons' Personal Journeys

November 02, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Malaka and Ryan journey around the globe preparing to deliver your best travel experiences yet!
Our family enjoys the great privilege of working in the luxury travel marketplace. Thanks to our business specializations, Ryan and I have an opportunity to truly expose our children to the entire world, in the summer months. However, throughout the year, our travels specifically serve you - our valued clients.  Our first major trip of 2014 was a journey to Abu Dhabi for the Starwood Advisory Board meeting in March. Ryan and I stayed...

It’s Time to Transfer American Express Points & Travel!

October 29, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

It’s Time to Transfer American Express Points & Travel!
American Express to Limit Point Transfers Beginning January 1, 2015
 As a client of Admiral Travel, we hope you already appreciate the many benefits of working with a Virtuoso member travel agency. We love helping our members take advantage of multiple travel loyalty programs, from maximizing your SkyMiles, to taking advantage of all upgrades with our Virtuoso Travel Partners and even providing you Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club points for your loyalty to Admiral Travel! Of course, these programs do...

Ultra-Lux Cruise Line Honored by Conde Nast Traveler

October 21, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Ultra-Lux Cruise Line Honored by Conde Nast Traveler
Conde Nast Traveler Readers Honor Crystal Cruises #1 Cruise Line
Congratulations to our partners at Crystal Cruises! As Crystal Cruises embarks on its 25th anniversary of ultra-lux cruising it celebrates a record 21 years as Condé Nast Traveler magazine Readers’ Choice No.1 “Midsize Cruise Ship Line.” In fact, Crystal’s winning score was the highest of all Small, Midsize, and Large-ship cruise lines. All Readers’ Choice winners and scores are avaialble online at www.cntraveler.com/rca and...

Highlights of Connoisseur Club Trip to Italy

October 05, 2014 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Admiral Travel's Malaka and Ryan Hilton, in partnership with Terri and Michael Klauber of Michael's On East, hosted a tremednous Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club journey through Northern Italy in September 2014.  It was an incredible trip, complete with wine tastings in legendary cellars, indescribably decadent dinners and truffle hunting adventures to unexpected discoveries in tiny villages plus the thrills of high fashion in...
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