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Congress Mandates Airline Seat Regulation in Revised FAA Bill

The Department of Transportation would be required to set minimum standards for seat widths and the space between rows on commercial aircraft as part of the latest version of a five-year FAA funding reauthorization bill agreed upon by bipartisan leadership in House and Senate. The good news? The 1,204-page bill, which still must be win…

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Butterfly Heaven

Witness Mexico’s amazing migration of millions of Monarch butterflies! From a fir-forested mountaintop in Mexico’s Central Highlands, the trunks and branches of the trees appear to be blanketed with rusty autumn leaves. A closer look reveals that they’re quivering. And then, as the sun emerges from behind a cloud, tens of thousands of monarchs take…

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Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club Reopens

Located in the heart of Miami Beach at 39th Street and Collins Avenue, Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club, recognized as one of Miami Beach’s original and historic Art Deco properties, has undergone a multi-million-dollar renovation. Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club now joins Marriott International’s Autograph Collection, a diverse portfolio of more than 150 independent hotels…

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Book Your 2019 Alaskan Cruise and Save!

Always dreamed of taking an Alaskan cruise? Book a Summer 2019 cruise aboard NCL’s Joy and get Complimentary or Highly Reduced Airfare! Live in the Northwest? Take up to $1,000 off your stateroom based on category type instead. But hurry, this is a limited time offer (to qualify for your discount you must book by…

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The Benefits of an Advance Purchase Policy in Air Travel

We all instinctively know advance booking is cheaper, and you probably have some data in your own organization that shows this. But what is the true potential of buying in advance, and how do you take advantage of it to lower the total cost of your travel program? Today we have new insights from a…

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The Importance Of Corporate Travel Policies

Does your company have a written, cohesive travel policy? Is the policy up to date? Does it address the needs of contemporary corporate travelers? These are key questions to answer if you’re a business owner or manager. Good travel policy makes travel cheaper for your company and easier for you. The Purpose of a Corporate…

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Iceland: Land of Amazing Sights

There’s never been a better time to fly to Iceland! Take advantage of new low-cost Transatlantic service to see this breathtaking country. Plus, since we’re booking off season itineraries (Nov-Mar) smaller crowds mean the already stunning Icelandic landscape will look even more pristine. Visit Reykjavík, Iceland’s largest city and the world’s northernmost capital. Stroll down…

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U.S. Airlines Cut China Flights

American Airlines is dropping money-losing flights between Chicago and Shanghai, and Hawaiian Airlines will suspend its only route to China because of low demand. The airlines announced those and other route changes this week. The decisions reflect growing competition from Chinese carriers and rising fuel prices that have made once-marginal routes unprofitable. American, the world’s…

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United Debuts Corporate Preferred at GBTA

United Airlines debuted the industry’s newest corporate travel program yesterday at the Global Business Traveler Association (GBTA) Convention in San Diego. United Corporate Preferred is a new benefits program that provides added perks for the airline’s top corporate customers. A multi-level program, United Corporate Preferred offers escalating benefits at three levels, including United Corporate Preferred,…

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Cherry Blossom Season in Japan

Japan is pretty at any time of year, but it’s somehow even more beautiful at springtime. That’s when the world-famous sakura (cherry blossom) burst forth, transforming the country into a fantasyland of soft-pink blooms. This postcard-perfect itinerary connects travelers with Japan’s rich cultural history at its most picturesque time of year. After settling in, the…

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