Posted: 30 Jan 2020 TTC Celebrates 100 years in travel - Trafalgar marks the occasion by offering 1000 top selling trips at 15% off


With a world of extraordinary destinations both iconic or untapped to discover, the time to start the new decade (of travel) off on the right foot, is now. To help enable travellers to connect to their New Year travel dreams and to celebrate their industry-leading parent company The Travel Corporation (TTC), reaching 100 years in business, Trafalgar, today released 100 of their best loved worldwide trips at 15% off.

This incredible offer is valid from today until 27 February, so the time to book is now. Guests will enjoy Trafalgar exclusives such as a Be My Guest lunch with Tiago and Vera on their stud farm in Alentenjo, Portugal on the Best of Portugal, or a special stays with stories at the Hotel Cenacolo, a fully renovated Franciscan convent on the Best of Italy or a dive into culture on the Prague, Vienna & Budapest trip which will include a private visit to the Kunsthistoriches Museum.

 “As we recognise these two milestones, a new decade and the legacy of TTC, we want our customers to celebrate with us and enjoy a deal that will enable them to connect to the joy of travel in 2020”  said Trafalgar’s CEO Gavin Tollman. “Starting from just a single hotel, 100 years on, TTC remains 100% family owned and operated and customers can rest assured that they count on Trafalgar and the wider TTC Family as the trusted choice to deliver what they’re looking for out of their travel experience, wherever they choose to explore” he said.

The incredible TTC story is one for the history books, beginning with the original founder Solomon Tollman purchasing a small hotel in rural South Africa 1920, after making his way from Europe with little more than the clothes on his back. With the company ethos from day one being to always be ‘Driven By Service’, from this one humble property it expanded to other locations throughout South Africa, with modern day TTC’s chairman, Stanley, Solomon’s son taking the reins to build the business to what it is today - a collection of 42 travel brands and luxury hotels across the world. You can learn about the story of TTC and hear previously untold stories over the past century here.

 “We want to thank our valued agent partners and customers for helping play such a crucial role in the success of Trafalgar and TTC across the past century, and we look forward to helping explorers connect to the heart of each destination like only we can offer as we grow and expand for what lies ahead for travellers in the future” Mr Tollman concluded.

For Agents who sell Trafalgar, not only will clients benefit from the reassurance of 100 years’ of experience as part of TTC and a passion for travel, in addition every booking goes towards etching closer to Acclaim 2020. As travel’s greatest industry rewards trip for our valued agent partners, it’s a not-to-be-missed, once-in-a-lifetime trip, showcasing the brands sustainable tourism offering across Ireland, one of the brand’s most loved destinations. 

Add to this Trafalgar’s 53% repeat guest annual travel rate and a 4.7/5 independent satisfaction rating on FEEFO, the time to lock in your clients’ 2020 travels and save with this centenary offer, is now.   

Best of Portugal is priced from R29 580 per person sharing for the 22 July departure.

Best of Italy is priced from R43 775 per person sharing. Save R7725 on the 15 May departure.

Prague, Vienna & Budapest is priced from R25 330 per person sharing for the 17 April departure.