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Best Cities to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Cities across the country will take to the streets on May 5th to celebrate, and USA Today has put together a roundup of the best festivals to attend… Denver: The city’s two-day Cinco de Mayo “Celebrate Culture” Festival draws a crowd of 400,000 people. The live entertainment includes Spanish rock, Latin jazz, salsa and ranchera.…

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5 Must-Have Travel Gadgets for 2019

When traveling, having your needs met is of the utmost importance. Certain gizmos and gadgets can be the difference-maker when these moments arise. From portable wifi and water filtration to knowing where your keys and wallet are, this list has what you need. Check out five of our top choices for traveling tech in 2019.…

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NYC Named Most Expensive Business Destination

The study analyzing the cost of hotel rooms and business expenses across global destinations found Swiss city Geneva is the second most expensive place to do business, while London was ranked tenth. The USA had four locations in the survey’s ten priciest places, while Switzerland also had four cities – Geneva, Zurich, Basel and Bern…

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Hilton Looks Back on 100 Years

As Hilton approaches its 100th anniversary on May 31, the company is reflecting on how far it has come since Conrad Hilton opened the brand’s first hotel, The Mobley, in Cisco, Texas, a century ago. Hilton now operates more than 5,600 hotels across the globe. Hilton executives gathered Thursday at the Hilton 100th Anniversary and…

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Hawaii Super Sale!

It’s never been cheaper to fly to Hawaii, so now is the time to take advantage of competition in the marketplace and book that dream vacation you’ve always wanted….Teplis has partnered with United Airlines and Marriott to send you to the island paradise of Kaua’i. Nicknamed the Garden Isle, Kaua`i is a beautiful oasis of…

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City Guide-Atlanta

Teplis Bleisure Travel City Guides provide busy corporate travelers with a quick reference to the sights, sounds, and tastes that await them when doing business in the city. Free time while traveling on business is at a premium and we’re here to help you make the most of it! Atlanta is a one of a kind city. The…

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Fare War to Hong Kong: $416 Round Trip

This week a fare war has erupted on the highly competitive routes from San Francisco and Los Angeles to Hong Kong, as United, Cathay Pacific and Hong Kong Airlines duke it out. Currently, the cheapest economy fares are on United, which has a fare of just $416 roundtrip SFO-HKG. Any time you see a roundtrip…

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Uber Eyes Middle East with Acquisition of Careem

Careem, a United Arab Emirates-based ride-hailing business, will be acquired by Uber via a $3.1 billion deal. The purchase price will be split between $1.4 billion in cash and $1.7 billion in convertible notes, Uber said when confirming the acquisition this week. Careem has diversified from its original ride-hail business to include delivery services and…

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Jet Airways Ceases Operations

Jet Airways, once India’s largest airline, announced today that it is suspending all operations after failing to raise enough money to run its services. The company said it has been informed by its lenders, led by state-run State Bank of India, that they are unable to consider its request for funding to keep flying. Indian…

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Making Your Connection

When Robert Herbst’s nonstop flight from New York to Raleigh, North Carolina, turned into a one-stop, he got worried. When American Airlines assured him he could make a connection at Washington’s Reagan National Airport in just 30 minutes, he got very worried. Herbst, a wellness expert from Westchester, New York, is one of a growing…

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