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Snow Slams Europe, Great Lakes

The major airlines are bracing for yet another round of snow and will no doubt issue additional flight change fee waivers for passengers affected by the series of winter storms. Winter Storm Quinn, which pounded the Rockies, will head East, producing blizzard conditions in the northern Plains, and spreading snow and wind through the Upper…

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10 Days in Morocco

Explore the heart of Morocco, Africa at Europe’s doorstep… ancient cities, medinas, kasbahs, and souks… windswept coastline and desert treasures… on a 10-day journey that includes premier hotel stays – four nights in the city of Marrakech, three nights in spiritual Fes, and one night in both Imperial Rabat and fashionable Casablanca, where ghosts of…

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The Biggest Secret in Travel

Want to know the biggest secret in travel? It’s the Mobile Passport app, which was first released in 2014 but has yet to catch on the same way Global Entry has. The app, which is completely free, has been downloaded about 3.5 million times since launch, according to its developers. While that number may sound…

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2018 Spring Air Travel Forecast

The spring travel season is peppered with many occasions to travel, from spring break to Easter to Memorial Day. To help travelers avoid travel hiccups, RewardExpert – a free service that helps travelers take full advantage of credit card points and travel rewards – released the findings of its 2018 Spring Air Travel Forecast determining which airlines, airports and…

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Atlantis Resort Opens in China

Just in time for the lunar new year and the massively popular Spring Festival travel season, China is welcoming the new Atlantis, Sanya Hainan resort. Atlantis, Sanya Hainan is the first Chinese location for the iconic Atlantis brand—known for its over-the-top family activities and offerings—but the third member of the global Atlantis family, joining sister…

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Air Travel Soars Worldwide

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for 2017 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) for the year ending December 31 rose 7.6% compared to 2016. This was well above the 10-year average annual growth rate of 5.5%. While the rate of demand growth slowed to 6.2% in December…

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Explore Europe by Motorhome

Great family vacations out on the open road don’t just happen in the States! Traveling by car and staying in hotels and bed & breakfasts is a great way to go, but when you really want to get to know a place, renting a motorhome in Europe is tough to beat. These days, lots of…

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The Impact of Meetings

Meetings and events represent big business, and the latest research into the sector shows just how strong the impact of meetings spending is on the U.S. economy. The recently released Economic Significance of Meetings to the U.S. Economy report, which was prepared by Oxford Economics and the Events Industry Council, used a variety of economic…

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How Cost Effective Is Your Travel Program?

Are your travelers getting the lowest airfares, hotel room rates and car rental rates available? What about overall cost effectiveness? Have you maximized your potential for cost reduction? There could be thousands of dollars in savings just waiting to be realized. Below is a quick checklist to see where you might find additional savings: Small…

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Lufthansa Sports New Design

Lufthansa is getting a makeover. At an event in Frankfurt earlier this month, at the Lufthansa Flight Center, the German flag carrier unveiled its new branding. The most striking and head-turning part of the change is the airline’s new livery, which has been simplified to really include just two colors, blue and white. Gone is…

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