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Hertz Wins 75 Industry Awards

Throughout 2017, Hertz received a total of 75 awards for its customer service, loyalty program and corporate responsibility. Recently, Hertz was recognized by the 2017 Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards as the Best Domestic and International Car Rental Company. Travel Weekly magazine also recognized Hertz this year with a Gold Magellan Award for its travel…

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Airlines Issue Waivers Ahead of Storm

Airlines are issuing cancellation and change waivers ahead of Winter Storm Grayson, which is set to move up the East Coast of the United States and into New England through Thursday. According to the latest forecast from Accuweather, snow and wintry mix are expected to continue along the southeastern U.S. coast through Wednesday night. The…

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Electric Car Rentals Take Off in Singapore

Singapore’s first electric car-sharing scheme BlueSG received more than 3,300 registered member sign-ups and 5,000 rentals within its first three weeks of operation. BlueSG launched on Dec 12 with 80 vehicles and 32 charging stations and aims to roll out a 1,000-strong electric vehicle fleet and 2,000 charging points by 2020. Rentals, which can be…

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When It’s Time to Find a Corporate Travel Agency

Making business travel as inexpensive and efficient as possible is one of the best ways to cut costs and increase profitability. Because of this fact, many smaller companies may steer clear of business travel agencies to avoid what they believe to be costly fees. However, this is a misconception, and in a lot of circumstances, a travel representative can save you much more money than…

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TSA Extends Deadline for Real ID Driver’s Licenses

The TSA has granted an extension to states that aren’t compliant with the Real ID Act, giving travelers from those states until Oct. 11, 2018, to use their driver’s license as identification at the airport. If their states aren’t compliant by Oct. 11, residents will have to present alternative identification at the airport, such as a…

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Forget the Cold, Hit the Beach!

Leave snow and ice behind and spend a week at the beach! This amazing vacation features the luxurious Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, located on the sun-splashed Kohala Coast. The resort’s oceanfront location offers the only wide white sand beach in the Waikoloa resort area, with a variety of ocean activities on its calm…

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Hyatt Adopts 48 Hour Cancellation Policy

Hyatt has introduced a new 48-hour minimum cancellation period across its hotels – following other major chains such as Marriott and Hilton which have already made similar moves. This new minimum cancellation policy is set to apply to all bookings made or changed from January 1, 2018, onwards. “Hyatt will implement a revised minimum cancellation policy…

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How to Increase Business Travel Productivity

Staying productive during a business trip is crucial in getting the most out of your time. Using a corporate travel agency will help increase front-end productivity, but a lot of time is lost during the actual trip.   It’s easy to think that business trips are a great way to eliminate distractions and focus on your work, but you may face some factors that can slow you down. Here…

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Beijing Beckons!

Follow in the footsteps of the ancients – up the ornate steps of the Forbidden City and to the ramparts of the Great Wall, snaking its way across the rolling countryside, and through the winding ancient alleys of this amazing city! Spend 10 days touring the best China has to offer, as you visit three…

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Romantic Fiji: A South Pacific Treat

Enjoy a truly unique Fiji experience in the remote northern islands with unparalleled adventure and unforgettable scenery. Explore the beauty of Fiji aboard this small ship cruise, designed to offer you an authentic and personal view of the South Pacific. Captain Cook Cruises specializes in small ship adventures which give you the space to savor…

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