Blank Space
20-year anniversary Tours & Vacation Packages Home Page
The ONLY WorldWide Directory of Tours & Vacations
Browse Tours By:   Country   |   US State   |   Activity

Tour Companies & Popular Destinations Take the Spotlight Through a New Partnership Between NBC &

Tour Companies and Popular Destinations Take the Spotlight Through a New Partnership Between NBC and

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 11, 2010) -  NBC Great Getaways will be running a series of 30-minute travel segments through NBC affiliates throughout the country this year showcasing some of the world's most stunning and unusual places in a new partnership between NBC Great Getaways and

Through, the leading information website directory on tour companies and destinations around the world, NBC Great Getaways features tour companies in chosen locales and showcases unusual, popular and niche tour possibilities travelers can experience for themselves.

NBC Host Dave Mulligan gives each spot the inside take with entertaining musings, action-packed immersions and informative sweeps of the areas in view, all managed to perfection by tour operators who have been selected for their ability to supply compelling focus and dynamic possibilities in these destinations.

The half-hour shows, combined with distilled one- and two-minute shorts for broadcast via, bring a line-up of great getaway spots: Australia's writhing Top End, China's colorful clashes between ancient and modern cultures, Ireland's emerald coastlines and villages, Fiji's friendly islands of beauty. There are 12 segments in 2010, all airing at various in-demand time spots on NBC. 

Each segment provides viewers an opportunity to win a Sweepstakes trip to the land under the spotlight, offered by the host destination, the sponsoring tour company and

For more information visit and check for times and program listings as well as where NBC Great Getaways is off to next. 

About was founded in 1995 by three veterans of the travel publishing industry as the Web's first online directory of tours & vacations. Since then, the site has expanded to include tens of thousands of other travel providers and travel resources and will be introducing a tour booking benefit later this year that will allow consumers to create their dream trips online at

Maria Polk
President & CEO
Email Contact

« Return to Press Releases

 Travel Statistics & Research
Brand USA
The mission of Brand USA is to encourage increased international visitation to the United States and to grow America’s share of the global travel market.
U.S. Travel Association
Provides widely-respected, industry-leading economic data, information, analysis and travel trends to benefit members and support industry efforts involving advocacy and promotion.
Travel Indicators
The monthly executive newsletter that translates the rapidly changing travel marketplace to help understand the travel markets of tomorrow and make better marketing decisions.
ATME - The Association of Travel Marketing Executives
Established in 1980, is a non-profit, professional association made up of travel industry marketers representing all segments of the tour, travel & hospitality industry.
Society of American Travel Writers
Since 1955 the preeminent professional organization of travel communicators.
Travel and Tourism Research Association
Founded in 1970, a non-profit association whose purpose is to enhance the quality, value, effectiveness and use of research in travel marketing, planning and development.

Sky Radio Home | Contact Us | Advertise
Tour Operator Signup
Travel Agent Signup
Press Room | Link Partners
Legal | Privacy

©2022 - All Rights Reserved. No part of this website may be copied or reproduced without the written consent of

Blank Space