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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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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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Delta Reducing Seat Recline on Airbus A320s

Delta has begun testing whether reducing seat recline will increase customer comfort. The carrier started the trial last weekend on some of its Airbus A320s and will expand the trial to all 62 A320s over the next two months, spokeswoman Savannah Huddleston wrote in an email. “Delta has no plans to add seats or reduce…

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Uber Rolls Out Vouchers for Businesses

Uber unveiled a new product Tuesday called “Uber Vouchers” that’s designed to help businesses sponsor free or discounted ride-hail trips for their customers. It’s the company’s latest service aimed at growing the B2B (business-to-business) market, and the announcement comes right before Uber is expected to officially announce its public offering. Companies that already offer customers…

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China on a Shoestring

Get thee to China for the adventure of your life…Seriously, this two week Grand Tour of China hits all of the country’s big-ticket highlights and it’s insanely inexpensive! From massive and historical Beijing (hello Forbidden City!), central Xi’an (home of the awe-inspiring Terracotta Warriors), glittering Shanghai and eventually to the world-in-itself gobsmacking city of Hong…

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City Guide – Toronto

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 travelingon business is at a premium and we’re here to help you make the most of it! From world-class food, cozy cafes, microbreweries, and top tier sports…

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Major Changes Coming to United’s MileagePlus

United fliers who redeem frequent flier miles for flights have always been able to nail down precisely how many miles they need to cash in for a dream vacation. Starting Nov. 15, and right in time for the holiday travel rush, that predictability all goes away when the airline’s MileagePlus program switches from fixed award…

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