‘Signature’s members are many of the finest in the business and we look forward to supporting our partnership for years to come,’ said Chris Austin, chief sales officer, Explora Journeys. ‘We look forward to welcome Signature’s valued clients as our guests when the first of our four ships, Explora I, sets sail on her maiden journey in May 2023.’

‘As the world reopens, luxury cruising has been a leading choice for travelers and our members look forward to introducing this innovative new luxury brand to their clients,’ said Alex Sharpe, president and CEO, Signature.

$11bn in annual sales

Signature Travel Network has 213 member agencies in the US and 70 international agencies. The network generates more than $11bn in annual travel sales.

Explora Journeys’ inaugural program covers the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, UK, Iceland, Greenland, US East Coast and Canada, Caribbean, South America and Hawaii.

Explora Journeys demonstrates its commitment to support travel advisors via its online travel advisor center, booking portal and ‘By Appointment’ service.