NEW YORK -- The Spanish Tour Operators Association (STOA) and the
Association of Tour Operators to Portugal (ATOP) will stage a
series of fall educational seminars for travel agents on the East
The seminars will feature country presentations by the National
Tourist Office of Portugal and the Tourist Office of Spain;
presentations by tour operators; tips on how to sell Spain and
Portugal to clients; how to maximize commissions, and rotating
Tour operators will award prizes at the end of the workshop.
The schedule and locations are as follows:Nov. 2, Melville, N.Y., at the Marriott.
Nov. 28, Philadelphia, Park Hyatt.
Nov. 29, Tarrytown, N.Y.; Tarrytown Hilton.
Nov. 30, Boston; Logan Airport Hilton.
The Melville workshop will be in the evening with registration
from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., concluding with dinner at 8 p.m.
The other seminars will be morning events beginning with
registration at 8:30 a.m. and closing with a luncheon. The
registration fee is $10, which is refundable after the first
booking to either country.
Agents can register for the seminars by sending an e-mail to [email protected].net, by faxing to (201) 330-8821 or
by mail to STOA/ATOP, 305 Sea Isle Key, Secaucus, N.J. 07094.