Press Releases

2014 Survey Results

Published December 5, 2013
USTOA Members Reveal Travel Trends for 2014
USTOA Announces 2014 Executive Committee and Board of Directors at Annual Conference & Marketplace

Live Like a Local

Published September 26, 2013
From Peru to Thailand, authentic travel opportunities to “live like a local”.

HuffPost Live

Published June 26, 2013
Matt Harding chats with HuffPost Live

Matt Harding's Journey Begins

Published March 13, 2013
Viral Video Sensation Matt Harding Hits the Road for USTOA

New Facebook Coffee Chats

Published January 14, 2013
USTOA Kicks-Off New Social Media Campaign With Live Facebook Coffee Chats

Matt Harding Partnership

Published December 7, 2012
USTOA Partners with Viral Travel Video Sensation Matt Harding

2012 Survey Results

Published December 7, 2012
New Survey Reveals Economic Impact of USTOA Membership

New Website

Published December 7, 2012
USTOA Launches New Website with Dedicated Travel Agent, Consumer and Member Access

New Year's Resolutions

Published November 18, 2012
Get a jumpstart on New Year's resolutions with tours from USTOA members

Latest USTOA Blog Posts


Celebrating Women’s Month: Top female-led experiences with Contiki Cares By Contiki Contiki is the world’s leading youth travel company, offering over 350 annual trips for 18-35s, and bringing together travelers from all corners of the globe to discover new cultures and a little part of themselves along the way. At Contiki, we believe firmly in… Read More
Vote for a Chance to Win a Trip for Two in the USTOA Bucket List Travel Bracket Sweepstakes  Entrants Vote on Bucket List Travel Experiences in Nearly 40 Destinations for  the Chance to Win a Trip for Two with a USTOA Tour Operator Member USTOA has launched the USTOA Bucket List Travel Bracket Sweepstakes where travelers will have the opportunity to vote daily through March 31, 2021 on the… Read More
5 Sustainable Ways to Explore the Great Outdoors of Spain
Spain is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream, with 15 national parks, 52 biosphere reserves, 40 designated natural spaces, 15 geoparks, and dozens of starlight reserves. It is a destination that offers sustainable tourism experiences, where travelers can be confident that they are traveling to protected areas and preserving the natural habitat. The landscapes themselves vary from… Read More
USTOA $1 Million
Travelers Assistance Program

A travel vacation should not only be an unforgettable experience, but offer solid peace of mind. That’s why USTOA created a consumer protection fund which protects consumers who book with our Active Members.

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