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Hot Destination: Croatia

From unforgettable “Game of Thrones” scenery to thrilling sailing trips and a legendary music scene, there are countless reasons why Croatia is the hot vacation destination right now, especially among Millennial travelers. The country has become a celebrity hotspot, with the likes of Beyoncé, Tom Cruise and Prince Harry opting for this offbeat European destination…

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Royal Caribbean Buys Major Stake in Silversea

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced today that it had purchased a two-thirds (66.7 percent) stake in luxury and expedition cruise line Silversea Cruises for approximately $1 billion. The deal, which is expected to be closed later in the year, gives Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. another avenue to take advantage of the growth in the luxury…

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Airport WiFi Ranked

Ookla, the global leader in mobile and broadband network testing and analysis, today released their annual North American airport rankings that reveals the airports with the fastest free Wi-Fi. The results indicate that the Pacific Northwest has taken the top spot on the podium, with Seattle-Tacoma International unseating previous champion, Denver International, as the airport…

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Traveling Solo: The Ultimate Guide

Travelling solo is amazing. Though a bit tiring, tough and exhausting, but absolutely brilliant! Even if you are a single woman, you can travel across the globe and have a great time. But yes, since you are on your own, it is always better to take few precautions. Here are some tips which will serve…

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Sheraton to Get a Makeover

Marriott International has unveiled a plan to revamp the Sheraton Hotels and Resorts brand, which has been struggling for years to earn high marks among consumers. Marriott acquired Sheraton when it purchased Starwood Hotels and Resorts in 2016. With 444 hotels in 72 countries, Sheraton is the third largest of Marriott’s 30 brands by room…

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U.S. Hotel Industry Booming

The U.S. hotel industry is projected to continue posting record-breaking performance levels through 2019, according to STR and Tourism Economics’ revised forecast just released at the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference. “RevPAR growth exceeded expectations during the first quarter of the year and lifted our projections for 2018 as a whole,” said Amanda Hite,…

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Amtrak Offering Assigned Seats on Acela First Class

Amtrak passengers in Acela’s first class section will no longer have to fight for a prime seat. The train service is now offering assigned seating in the first class section of its Acela Express train, which operates on the popular Northeast Corridor. Customers will be able to select their seats ahead of time. They have…

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Adventure & Romance in Belize!

Belize is the jewel of Central America, offering visitors the chance to discover forests that hide valuable archaeological treasures from the ancient Mayan civilization, lush nature full of enchanting places and a barrier reef that makes every diver’s dream come true. Spend 9 nights in this tropical paradise as you explore all that Belize has…

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The Future of Blockchain Technology in Travel

Blockchain technology has garnered the interests of global finance companies around the world and will continue to grow in 2018. The current implications are centralized around cryptocurrencies that allow unanimous and incorruptible transactions through a decentralized ledger. However, numerous blockchain applications are in development that are separate from currencies, of which could greatly impact the…

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Delta Returning to India

Delta Air Lines has announced it will resume non-stop flights to Mumbai in 2019 after the US, UAE and Qatar reached an agreement to end the Open Skies dispute between the carriers. The airline said the governments’ agreement addresses “the issue of government subsidies provided to state-owned carriers” in the UAE and Qatar – something…

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