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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 Company 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 Company Travel…

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Belize: Family Fun in Paradise!

Looking for a tropical destination to take the whole family? (Well, not the dog, but everybody else!). Someplace with exciting activities, lots of sunshine, fabulous beaches and a really comfortable resort where you can feel right at home? Right on Placencia Beach, Robert’s Grove Beach Resort offers amazing views of the Caribbean Sea and Belize’s barrier…

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6 Must-Have Apps for Travel

If you travel for work or for pleasure, there are certain apps that you really need to take with you, whether you have an Android device or an iOS one. Here are 6 must-have apps for travel, and they are all free: 1. Google Translate If you travel overseas, you may find yourself in a…

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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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Holiday Jewels of the Lower Mississippi

Amid the glittering elegance of an American Queen holiday cruise is a festive spirit larger than life. Experience the best of the antebellum South during a magical time of year, and get acquainted with classic traditions of the Cajun and Creole cultures. NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS December 16, 2018 – December 23, 2018 Fares from…

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Americans Leaving Vacation Time on the Table

According to research from Project: Time Off, Americans left 705 million vacation days unused last year. In fact, 24 percent of Americans report not taking a vacation in a year or more. The Project: Time Off Coalition, an alliance formed by the U.S. Travel Association in 2013, is the organization that has uncovered this alarming…

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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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