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Corporate Travel Managers Rank Delta No.1 U.S. Airline

Delta Air Lines earned the top overall score for the 6th consecutive year on the Business Travel News (BTN) Airline survey, sweeping all ten categories and bettering 2015 scores in each. This win celebrates the outstanding performance and industry-leading customer service Delta people provide every day. BTN voters, who manage tens of billions of dollars…


Relaxation or Adventure?

Destination weddings, family trips, or relaxing getaways; the Dominican Republic has an experience for everyone, and Teplis Travel can help you to find a great deal on an all-inclusive Dominican Republic vacation package. From soaking up the sun on the beach in Punta Cana to exploring the tropical paradise, there are plenty of opportunities to…


United: No Carry-On Bags for Basic Economy Passengers

On Tuesday, United Airlines announced the introduction of its new “Basic Economy” service designed to take on growing competition from low-cost carriers. While the prospect of cheaper flights with United is certainly enticing, the low cost comes with a price. Basic Economy ticket holders will not be allowed to bring aboard a carry-on bag unless…


The CFO’s Guide to Travel Management

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The Worst (and Best) Airports in the US

The US may lead the world in military might, diplomatic influence and economic power, but you’d never know it by looking at the state of our airports. And even though many Americans have a sense of oversized pride, when you ask people to name their favorite airports, most sheepishly point to Asia (have you been…


American Admits It Has Secretive Elite Tier

American Airlines is about to officially transition to its revenue-based loyalty program, and as January 1st start date approaches, members of AAdvantage will be required to earn EQDs in addition to Elite Qualifying Miles (EQMs) to earn status, effectively limiting elite perks to the highest spenders. As part of this announcement American also acknowledged that…


Inside Shanghai’s First ‘Seven-Star’ Hotel

Billing itself a “seven-star” hotel — the first of its kind in Shanghai — the Wanda Reign on the Bund certainly makes the appropriate first impression. The exterior is an awe-inspiring mix of glass and steel. Upon entering the lobby, guests walk across Art Deco-inspired jade inlaid floors toward a wall-sized abstract painting of Shanghai…


Calling All Doers!

The ideal vacation for some folks is to plant themselves on a tropical beach with a fruity drink and move as little as possible. For others, every vacation is a chance to check something off their bucket list. If that sounds like you, then you’re in luck. Our resident wish fulfillment expert, Susan Rogers has…


The World’s Smartest Travel Bag

Every timeyou visit Kickstarter, it seems like there’s another backpack promising to be the World’s Smartest Travel Bag. Sometimes features are added without any benefit, like when a band adds a dozen bonus tracks to an already bloated record, but that’s not the case with the Barracuda Konzu. This pack is designed for the digital…


Experience The Real Caribbean

Election year stress got you down? Now is the time book your all-inclusive vacation at The Level at Meliá Caribe Tropical. A 5-star resort on Bávaro Beach in the Dominican Republic, The Level is surrounded by lush gardens and the stunning natural beauty of the Caribbean. With separate sections for families and couples, the resort…