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Leisure For Pleasure’s Head Honcho – Expect Challenges But Never Give Up!

JUDITH JAMES Watts, managing director of Leisure for Pleasure Holidays and Tours Ltd, one of Jamaica’s leading tour companies, advises business persons to expect challenges but to never give up. She was speaking recently at one of the events held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her company. “Examine yourself to see if you have a passion and talent for the... Read More


CUSTOMER REWARDS – BOOKING EXPERIENCE FACEBOOK VIDEO COMPETITION TELL US ABOUT YOUR BOOKING EXPERIENCE WITH US & YOUR VACATION!! Leisure for Pleasure Holidays and Tours would like to reward two (2) our valued clients who have booked with us and experienced their vacation during the past 12 months, with an All – Inclusive Hotel Weekend for two (2) Adults at the Iberostar Hotel. Runner up... Read More

Melia Braco Village trains and fêtes local agents – all in one weekend

Melia Braco Village Resort hosted the ‘Best of the Best Local Agents’ at their specialist workshop weekend recently. Selected based on their production for 2016, only the best agencies were invited, says Angella Bennett, Melia Braco’s director of sales. “The agents experienced our famous Friday night Street Dinner and Dance party with curbed side buffet and live show cooking and... Read More

Tour company wants more J’cans on Cuba cruise

LOCAL travel company Leisure for Pleasure Holidays and Tours Ltd yesterday encouraged more Jamaicans to visit Cuba on its weekly cruises as it presented the first prize in a competition staged in association with the Jamaica Observer to a Kingston woman. According to Managing Director Judith James, the cruise “provides an alternative and unique wholesome vacation package to Jamaicans at... Read More

Leisure For Pleasure Goes Local

Avia Collinder, Business Reporter Hospitality outfit Leisure for Pleasure Holidays & Tours Limited has avoided closure by refocusing on the Jamaican market, with 90 per cent of income now generated from local business as opposed to 10 years ago. It also now outsources accounts, information technology, graphics, guide services and uses sales agents on a part-time basis. “We’re rebuilding again,”... Read More