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Waldorf Astoria Arrives in Beverly Hills

Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts, Hilton’s luxury brand of iconic landmark hotels, has announced the opening of a property in Beverly Hills. Adjacent to The Beverly Hilton, the 12-story hotel is the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts’ first new build on the West Coast and second California property, joining the Waldorf Astoria portfolio of now…

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Will Seattle Get a Second Airport?

Seattle travelers will soon have a secondary airport if Alaska Airlines gets its way. The Seattle-based carrier hopes to begin flying from Paine Field in Everett, Wash., a facility about 25 miles north of Seattle that does not currently have commercial passenger airline service. Alaska Airlines said its flights there would begin in the fall…

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Three Keys to a Successful Travel and Expense Management Program

A comprehensive travel and expense management program is critical to containing indirect business expenses. Creating a company-wide travel policy can be challenging in and of itself, but enacting the plan and ensuring compliance across the board can be seemingly impossible. Fortunately, with the proper preparation and execution, businesses can successfully implement travel and expense management…

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Alaska Airlines Changing Up Virgin Policies

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America have been busy behind the scenes looking for ways to make the travel experience as seamless as possible for guests flying across the airlines’ combined route network. As part of this, some of Virgin America’s travel policies related to boarding and check-in times, bags, pets and unaccompanied minors have been…

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Save on Southern Cruises!

You don’t have to cross an ocean to take a relaxing cruise past amazing landmarks and historic architecture. Enjoy the smooth waters and scenic beauty of the Southeast in perfect comfort aboard American Cruise Lines. Experience total luxury, including spacious staterooms, gourmet dining, complimentary cocktail hours, and world-class entertainment, aboard the new American Constellation. Choose…

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10 Secrets Airlines Don’t Want You to Know

Air Travel is becoming as ubiquitous as taking a bus or train — which means it no longer has its traditional mystique. But some mysteries still persist 35,000 feet in the air. There are plenty of things airlines don’t want you to know about flying. Are nonrefundable tickets really nonrefundable? What should you do if…

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Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel Opens

Renaissance Hotels, part of Marriott International, Inc. announced the grand opening of Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel. Boasting two expansive outdoor spaces, an amenity-driven fitness center, and a buzzy bar, the hotel is conveniently connected via SkyTrain to the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Most Atlantans never have a need to take the SkyTrain, which goes to…

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Just an Ordinary Day at the Beach…Not!

When it comes to family vacations, Palace Resorts are anything but ordinary. You and your family will have special memories of the time you spent in a magical place, enjoying every minute of the day (and night) at a palatial, world-class, all inclusive resort in tropical heaven. Every vacation at Palace includes a generous allotment of…

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