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Teplis Ranks #3 Woman-Owned Firm

Teplis Travel continues to climb up the charts, this year ranking #3 on Atlanta’s Top 20 Women-Owned Firms as listed by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.  The company has been a fixture on the list for over a decade and among the Top 5 for several years. Monica Teplis comments, “Teplis Travel has been delivering responsive…

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London…For The Whole Family!

Located a stone’s throw from Hyde Park, the West End and London’s top attractions, The Arch London is the perfect place for families to stay while exploring the vibrant capital city. Taking advantage of its unrivalled location and child-friendly amenities, The Arch London has devised the ultimate family package: Little ones will be treated to…

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Communicating Your Travel Policy is Essential to its Success

A shift is taking place in the corporate travel market. Some travel programs are moving from straightforward traveler communications to a plan for traveler engagement. Corporate travel communication is about more than distributing a policy and ensuring that travelers know what to do in case of an incident. There’s the need to consider who –…

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Disney Magic…Goes Everywhere!

For all Disney fans who want to visit more destinations with their family, and with Disney Attention!! Try Adventures by Disney. Your family will be enchanted by these special tours, enjoying a once in a lifetime experience that prove all vacations are not equal. Pick Australia, Asia, Europe, Africa or North America. Receive VIP Treatment whether a private…

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Nashville Most Expensive U.S. Hotel City

Nashville is the most expensive business destination in the USA based on the cost of its lodging. A survey conducted by CheapHotels.org of hotels rated at least 3 stars found it to be the costliest to stay overnight in among the 30 most populous U.S. destinations during the month of October. At an average price tag of $261 for…

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Fall In Love With Puerto Rico

With all Puerto Rico has to offer you’re sure to find something perfect just for you and that special someone. No passports are needed by US citizens. Plus airfares to Puerto Rico are 30% to 50% less than other Caribbean destinations! Book now and get a 4th night free. To plan your romantic getaway call…

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Americans Are Vacation Deprived

Another summer in the United States, another summer where half the country only dreamed of a real vacation. As in summers past, a vast swath of Americans did not take time off to hit the beach, take a road trip, visit a national park, or explore countries beyond their borders. The lack of vacation time taken by…

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Priceline Quietly Kills Off “Name Your Own Price”

For those paying attention, it’s not news that Priceline killed off it’s “Name Your Own Price” feature for airline tickets last week, without fanfare. Unlike the promotional hoopla that surrounded the sacking of William Shatner’s Priceline negotiator this announcement was made quietly and without explanation. (They’ve actually sacked Shatner three times, first in 2006 when…

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The State of Airline Upgrades

Until recently, if you had even mid-tier elite status with an airline, you could bet on getting upgraded from economy to business or first class on many, if not most, of your flights. Not anymore. These days, scoring a free upgrade has become the exception rather than the rule of frequent flying. Here’s why—and what…

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Inside Tokyo’s Swankiest Capsule Hotels

Traditionally, Japanese capsule hotels have had a shabby reputation. Often located in the popular bar areas, the coffin-sized sleep spaces are notoriously frequented by Japanese salarymen in a drunken stupor who missed their last train home. Now, a new kind of stylish capsule hotel is popping up across the country. With a blend of function and style,…

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