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We Do Sports Travel Too!

Our membership in the Signature Travel Network gives us…and you…access to some great deals on Sporting Event Travel Packages put together by the best suppliers in that space. We’re talking ultra luxurious packages including exclusive access to the most sought-after hotels, seating, amenities, and parties including the best accommodations in “sold out” cities hosting major events. Don’t…

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Five New Small Luxury Hotels Announced

Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) welcomes five new exciting additions, including three newly opened properties, to its portfolio of luxury boutique hotels this December. Explore the different sides to New York, Paris or London, take in the tranquil Mediterranean views in Marseille or stay in a former Spanish monastery home to renowned Montsant…

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Delta’s New Mileage Upgrade Option

Delta SkyMiles members who want to move up to a better seat category after they’ve booked their flight can now pay for that upgrade with miles instead of just cash- and do it online. The new post-purchase mileage upgrade option is available only for flights operated by Delta. It can be used for individual segments…

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Sleepbox Nap Lounge Opens at Dulles

If Santa needs a nap after flying around the world on Christmas Eve, he might consider setting his sleigh down at Dulles International Airport and checking into a room at the Sleepbox Nap Lounge on Concourse A. Scheduled to open in time for the busy Christmas travel week, the staffed post-security micro-hotel will be located…

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Charter a Yacht and Save Up to 10%

Those who have experienced it understand—there is simply no better way to reboot, recharge, and reconnect with your surroundings than aboard a yacht charter vacation. There’s just something about the islands, the white-sand beaches, and the serenity of having a world-class yacht all to yourself that no other type of vacation can match. With an…

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Delta Changing Boarding Order in January

Zone boarding, an aviation standard for decades, will soon be a thing of the past for Delta customers as the airline makes a global shift to boarding by branded fare purchased. This is the latest evolution in Delta’s multi-year work to bring consistency, simplicity and clarity to the gate and boarding experience, efforts that have…

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Travel Management RFP Tips

Teplis Travel’s own Sarah Buzzinotti, our VP, Marketing has over 15 years’ experience in the travel industry, working with travel management companies (TMCs) and responding to travel RFPs (hours upon hours of experience responding to RFPs). During that time she has seen, up close, how effective the process can be if done properly. In the following article…

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Still Time to Rebook Storm Flights

Passengers whose flights were cancelled during this past weekend’s storm can still rebook their flight without a change fee on most carriers today. Some even allow rebooking through the 15th. Following are a list of major carriers with flights in the affected areas and their rebooking policies. For more information contact your Teplis agent. American…

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What You Need to Know About Marriott’s Data Breach

Marriott International is dealing with the fallout after revealing a massive data breach affecting hundreds of millions of customers who stayed at Starwood-branded properties between 2014 and September 10, 2018. The scope of the hack is one of the largest in industry history. The security incident involved the Starwood guest reservation database, affecting over 500 million…

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The Gift of Travel

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Nothing says “I Love You” better than a week at the beach! Or maybe that bucket list trip to Europe, or an African safari? Or how about a cruise for the entire family… The best thing about Teplis Travel Gift Certificates is that you can gift any amount you…

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