Upcoming Events & Activities

Site Inspection and Tea at Two


The Godfrey Hotel Hollywood

14090 Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Presented by:  Jody Flowers, Business Transient Sales Manager

 

 March 6, 2024

2 PM Meet and greet in the lobby

2:15 PM Site Inspection

Followed by a delightful artisan tea with house-made confections prepared by The Godfrey.

 

All travel agents are invited to learn more about this beautiful new-build hotel with its gorgeous 12,000 square foot rooftop space

$10 ARTA members; $15 Nonmembers

Paid in advance via PayPal.  You do not need to have a PayPal account to send payment to ARTASoCal@gmail.com or, you can request a specific invoice.  Checks must be received before March 5.  Send to ARTA SoCal, 9018 Balboa Blvd #292, Northridge, CA 91325

Valet Parking $15 or at meters in the neighborhood.  Carpools encouraged.

Be sure you receive an acknowledgement.  

Space is limited.  You are not confirmed until your payment is received

For questions, write to ARTASoCal@gmail.com   


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Star Clippers 

March 14, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom


Details to follow.


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Come for Coffee

Trails of Indochina


March 21, 2024

2:00-4:00 PM,  Pacific Time


Hosting agents at:

Corner Bakery

19500 Plummer St, Suite G3

Northridge, CA


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ARTA SoCal Zoom Meeting

Topic TBA

April 11, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom


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Come for Coffee


April 16, 2024

9:30-11:30 AM, Pacific time

 Arts & Leisure 


Hosting agents at:

The Corner Bakery

19500 Plummer St, Suite G3

Northridge, CA.  


Arts & Leisure has been in business since 1993, we are a Canadian based travel company that curates and customizes unique itineraries to Europe and around the world for your client. We work exclusively with Travel Advisors to make you shine! And can commission you up to 15% on Customized comprehensive FIT and Group packages(hotels, private tours, private transfers, trains and other private services).

 

We have 4- and 5-star hotel properties, villas and apartments and we provide all ground services such as private touring, private transfers, shore excursions, pre and post trips, luxury yachts, private jets and can-do multi-country itineraries for your clients. Our goal is to create the trip of a lifetime, every time.


Details to follow.


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ARTA SoCal Zoom Meeting

Topic TBA

May 9, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom


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Special Insurance Panel Zoom


June 6, 2024

1:00 PM, Pacific Time


Details to Follow


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ARTA SoCal Social Saturday

Nethercutt Museum and Collection

July 13, 2024

10:00 AM, Pacific time


Reservation required for tour


Details to Follow


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ARTA SoCal Holiday Party


December 22, 2024

11:00 AM, Pacific Time


Details to Follow


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Past Events & Activities

International Air Commissions/Nets 

Available via GTT Global

 

Presented by:  Jeff Gundlach, 

Director of Global Sales & National Accounts

 

 February 8, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom

 

Learn the background on GTT.  

Hint:  The largest International Air Consolidator in the USA...that no one knows about!  39 years in business.  

Very easy to utilize GTT via their Global Preferred Desk.   All it takes is a 5-minute phone call or one-hour reply on E-mail quote requests.  Fares are also available via the online booking engine.  

You just need to get registered... and give it a go!

 

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The ARTA Board will meet Saturday, January 27, 2024 in Dallas, TX where we will elect officers for 2024. Interested in being a member of the board? Contact us

ARTA Special Announcement

January 25, 2024


ARTA has a new website:  artatravel.org


With the upcoming changes to email campaigns, 

we have taken the steps to ensure the newsletter arrives in your inbox!


The newsletter will now come from info@artatravel.org


Please add info@artatravel.org to your safe list.

Thank you!

INTRODUCING

 

French Bee Airlines:  Groups Made Easy

 

Presented by:  

Caroleen Leverrier,  

Sales Manager USA, West

Joined by

Kateryna Naumenko ,

Sales Manager USA, East

 

 January 18, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom

 

French Bee is France's leading smart-cost airline offering high standards of service at very attractive prices.  That makes it a smart way to book your next group.

Take the mystery out of airline group pricing.  Learn about

- French Bee’s competitive group prices

- The easy group booking process

- Their flexible Terms & Conditions of Contract


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The Rocky Mountaineer Experience

 

Presented by:  

Karen Olsen, Sales Development Manager, 

Southern California, Hawaii & Alaska 

 

 January 11, 2024

1 PM, Pacific time, Via Zoom


With four distinctive routes, two service levels, three seasons of travel, and more than 40 different packages, you’ll have no problem finding the vacation that your client has been dreaming about.

The Canadian routes travel between the West Coast and world-renowned destinations of Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper. The Rockies to the Red Rocks route travels between Denver and Moab, taking in the dramatic landscapes of the US Rocky Mountains along the Colorado River.

Travelling only by daylight, your clients will enjoy a custom-designed luxury fleet offering unparalleled views of landscapes that are often unreachable by any other means. Attentive service, regionally inspired cuisine, engaging storytelling, and friendships formed with other guests add up to an unforgettable journey.


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