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2019 Women’s World Cup

Every four years, twenty-four of the world’s elite soccer nations are united for one of the biggest events in women’s sport. In 2019, this exclusive tournament will take place in one of the world’s perennial favorite travel destinations. France has something for everyone: incredible food and drink, extraordinary history, impressive architecture, wonderful museums, memorable accommodations and so much more. From …

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Jack and Ferdi: The App for Bleisure Travelers

While business travel is almost always a good thing for businesses, it can sometimes be a cause of concern for travelers. The more you travel for business, the more likely you can become stressed, unhealthy and lose motivation for your job. That is why the trend of bleisure travel (a trip that combines business and leisure) is growing so fast. …

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Cruise the Great Lakes

The five Great Lakes – Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie and Ontario contain more than one-fifth of the planet’s fresh surface water, and together are the largest body of freshwater in the world. They also connect some of the most exciting destinations in the US and Canada. Victory Cruises, recently acquired by The Great American Steamboat Company, has been the premier …

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Disney’s New Riviera Resort Now Accepting Reservations

Channeling the grandeur and enchantment of the European Riviera, Walt Disney World’s newest resort hotel is now accepting guest reservations for stays beginning in December 2019. Disney’s Riviera Resort will be the first all-new, stand-alone Disney Vacation Club property at the theme park since 2004, and it will be the fifteenth in its portfolio. “Inspired by Walt and Lillian Disney’s …

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Connect the Capitals…By Rail!

Can’t decide between Piccadilly Square and Montmartre? Equally attracted to the Eiffel Tower and the London Eye? Well now you don’t have to choose. See both iconic cities and enjoy the hassle-free option of rail travel aboard the comfortable Eurostar train network. We’re partners with Avanti Destinations, who are the European Rail Experts. They have connections with all the major …

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Concierge Lounge Concept Catches On at Aria & Vdara

In August, Aria Resort & Casino took its concierge desk out of the lobby and installed it around the corner in a dedicated lounge. The idea, said Aria vice president of hotel operations Paul Berry, was to eliminate the pressure of the typical concierge desk experience, the feeling of looking over your shoulder and seeing a line of customers waiting …

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Winter Storms: 4,800 Flights Cancelled, More to Come

It was a rough weekend for air travel. The culprit was a pair of potent winter storms – dubbed “Harper” and “Indra” – that brought heavy snow, rain and strong winds to airports from the Great Plains and Midwest into the Northeast and New England. In total, airlines canceled more than 4,800 flights in the U.S. since the storms first …

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NYC/LA Post Record Growth in International Visitors

New York and Los Angeles set visitor records in 2018, and despite concerns about the slowing growth in inbound visitation, both saw increases in international travelers. A record 65.2 million visitors went to the Big Apple in 2018, 13.5 million that were international. Of Los Angeles’ record 50 million visitors, 7.5 million were international, up 3.6%. Apparently, the trade war …

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Staying Fit While Traveling

It’s a new year and if you made any new year’s resolutions that likely means getting back to the gym. But finding time can be tough, between work, travel and making time for friends and family. Don’t sweat it!  Teplis Travel has some helpful tips and resources that can keep you on the right track regardless of your hectic schedule. …