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Memorial Day Travel Up

An additional 1 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles away from home this Memorial Day weekend vs. last year, for a total of 39.3 million, according to a projection from AAA. AAA said this marks the highest travel volume on the holiday weekend since 2005. Memorial Day weekend is May 25…

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ISM Conference Opens in Orlando

The Institute for Supply Management Conference in Orlando got off to great start yesterday with a keynote speech from former Secretary of State Colin Powell. But the great news was the release of ISM’s Business Survey Committee’s Economic Forecast for 2017 for US businesses. Based on survey responses from purchasing and supply executives in both manufacturing and non-manufacturing…

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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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The Ultimate Luxury: LAX’s New Private Terminal

You think you’re an elite traveler with your Diamond status, your First Class Lounge access and such? A newly opened private terminal at Los Angeles International Airport has just raised the bar a lot higher– for those who can afford it. It’s not just for passengers flying on private jets– it’s for passengers traveling in…

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Keeping Your Corporate Travelers Healthy

Are your road warriors slowly falling off the map with illness? It could be a telltale sign that they’re not taking care of themselves when they’re away from home. They may be facing sleep deficiencies, jet lag, poor food choices, and a change in exercise routine. These lifestyle changes are a recipe for feeling under…

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Delays Expected After Singapore Airport Fire

A fire at Singapore’s Changi Airport has caused the closure of a terminal and lengthy delays as passengers and flights are moved. The airport said smoke began issuing from air vents in Terminal 2 late Tuesday afternoon (local time) and evacuation of the terminal was begun. It said it had identified the cause of the…

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ASTA: Travel Agents Save Consumers An Average Of $452 Per Trip

Note: The study detailed in this article is for Vacation & Leisure Travel, NOT Corporate Travel. The statistics from that sector are different than those presented below… Consumers report that travel agents save them an average $452 per trip plus four hours in travel planning, and help them avoid costly mistakes, according to new research about…

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Rekindle Your Romance!

Secrets provides the ultimate escape to adults-only resorts where grown-ups get to play. Each of their tropical destinations offers an intimate setting for romantic retreats, family and friend reunions, weddings, honeymoons, anniversaries, meetings and more. Unlimited-Luxury® – Enjoy every amenity you would expect from a world-class resort including spectacular oceanfront settings, elegant accommodations, 24-hour concierge and…

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Teplis Announces New Leadership

(PRWEB) – Teplis Travel, a rising corporate travel agency in the U.S., announces the appointment of Phil Crofton, Senior Vice President and Scott Fischer, Director of Business Development. Gary Teplis, CEO of Teplis Travel, is excited to add, “Certainly a dynamic duo. Collectively, Phil and Scott bring over 45 years of corporate travel brain power. They…

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