loop 2016: Bringing luxury travel business to the German market


At loop 2016, luxury hotels and tourism products from around the world will be introduced to the best buyers from the German-speaking as well as Central – and Eastern European countries – all in one place.

Only few peoples in the world are said to be as keen travelers as the Germans. Despite any crises or catastrophes, travelling is one of the Germans’ favorite pastimes and they pack their bags year after year. Germany is one of the world’s major travel nations and tops the list of countries with the highest travel expenses abroad. A perfect chance for international luxury tourism supplier to enter this market and connect with high-end tour operators, travel agencies and sales agents is the luxury tourism fair loop – luxury on our planet, from April 10-13, 2016. For registrations and further information about loop, please have a look at loop-luxury-fair.com

Four out of one hundred exhibitors are:

Villa le Maschere – stylish Palazzo on the hills before Florence

Built in the second half of the sixteenth century in Barberino di Mugello (strategically located between Florence and Bologna), Villa Le Maschere is a five star resort which is a perfect blend of great architectural value and contemporary interior design. Nature and art, water and silence surround the 65 rooms and suites, as well as the 8 event rooms, looking out onto an Italian style garden. The wellness center in the ancient basements of the Villa, enjoys a spectacular view through the three large arches that lead to the 2 external swimming pools. A warm and informal welcome with personalized service in a refined and discreet atmosphere make Villa le Maschere the ideal place to refresh and restore one’s energies. The cuisine is based on local products and traditional dishes. See more at villalemaschere.it

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives

A dream resort with exclusive reef Cocoon yourself in a web of shimmering turquoise waters, swaying coconut trees, indigenous blooms and pure white sand. Free your spirit on the Maldives’ North Male Atoll. In Maldivian, Vabbinfaru refers to a round island circled by a round coral reef. In this circle of peace, claim sanctuary at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru resort. Feel the natural sea breeze sweeping in from the majestic Indian Ocean, and let the resort’s signature hospitality bring you peace and tranquility. Enter your next vacation at banyantree.com

A.N.Z. Nature Tours – excitement in Australia and New Zealand

A.N.Z. Nature Tours has been trading as a full-service Inbound Tour Operator in the tourism industry since 1993, and offers tailor-made tour packages to tour wholesalers and travel agencies, mainly for the European markets. The itineraries – which are designed with great care – present those aspects, which make New Zealand and Australia especially interesting for the international discerning visitor. With the offices in Australia and affiliated companies is the South Pacific Anz Nature Tours is one-stop-shop that ensures that when dealing with them Quality is what you receive no matter where you are travelling. The highly motivated team in the office as well out in the field has a vast pool of knowledge that can be utilized to cater for any special themed requests that may be required. Providing consistently world-class service is the success of the business and the benefit of the products. More at anznaturetours.com

American Excursionist

American Excursionist is a luxury inbound travel company/DMC for the entire United States (including Alaska and Hawaii), Canada and the Caribbean with partnerships with over 250 Five-star and boutique accommodations, including the top luxury brands, unique lodges, ranches, resorts and luxury motorhomes.

American Excursionist differentiates itselve through special access to unique experiences, experts and top-notch city guides (including German-speakers) across the region. Their unique experiences include access to museums after hours, tickets to VIP events and parties and meeting unique personalities like artists, chefs and designers. True end-to-end client support on the ground, including VIP transportation and concierge support in German is provided. In addition to customized journeys/FIT, their offerings include Corporate and Incentives travel and family travel. The staff, guides and drivers speak 15 major languages and proposals can be provided in German. Find more information and contacts at americanexcursionist.com