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Croatia and Montenegro Make the European Travel Commission List of the Top 20 Destinations for 2018

Olive Tree Escapes’ destination expertise ensures travelers interested in visiting Croatia and Montenegro a superior experience. CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The European Travel Commission (ETC) announced in the January edition of its quarterly magazine, Visit Europe, the list of the top 20 European destinations for 2018. The destinations on this list were chosen by travel specialists based on

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Why Spring Break is the Perfect Time For Your Clients to Travel to Italy

Olive Tree Escapes shared key selling points on how to sell Spring Break in Italy during its last Webinar for travel agents. CHICAGO – According to Federalberghi and the Italian Cultural Ministry, almost 50 million travelers spent the night at an Italian hotel during June, July, and August this year. With a 2% increase compared

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Olive Tree Escapes to Host Its 1st FAM Trip to Italy

Travel agents can gain first-hand experience and knowledge of Rome, Florence, Venice during a 9-day Italian trip discovering Italy’s iconic cities. CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Olive Tree Escapes (, a leading bespoke luxury travel company specialized in Italy and Croatia travel, is welcoming travel agents to apply for an educational trip through Italy’s big three: Rome, Florence, and Venice. Olive Tree Escapes’ first FAM trip

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Olive Tree Escapes to Launch Webinar Series on Italy and Croatia Travel for Travel Agents

The bespoke travel company debuts its webinar series on 8 August featuring President Beth Rubin presenting an educational about Fall & Winter travel to Italy. CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Olive Tree Escapes (, a leading bespoke luxury travel company specialized in Italy and Croatia travel, is proud to announce the launch of its new monthly webinar series dedicated to travel

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Olive Tree Escapes is hosting its first-ever FAM to Italy from Nov. 13-21 visiting Rome, Florence and Venice. Beth Rubin, the company’s president, has hand-picked the best hotels and guides to showcase the best each city has to offer. For example, in Rome, guests stay at The First Luxury Art Hotel Roma, a 200-year-old property located a

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I didn’t want the Game of Thrones tour. I wanted a nuanced and unique tour. That is why I reached out to Maja Gudelj, Director of Croatia Travel at Olive Tree Escapes, a luxury travel company that designs unique experiences tailored to individual needs and interests. “Mali Losinj and Vis are definitely two islands that have a…

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As the Croatian coast is registering another record tourism summer, Olive Tree Escapes, a Chicago-based bespoke luxury travel company, unveils the most popular 2017 travel destinations in Croatia. With its culture and tradition, fine and vibrant nightlife, pristine beaches, lavish nature and gourmet food and wine, Croatia has been the rising star of the travel

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