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Travelers & Technology: A Report

Business travelers are eager to use travel technology to simplify their journey and keep them up-to-date as the trip evolves. That was the conclusion of a recent survey taken by The Association of Corporate Travel Executives and American Express Global Business Travel.  Entitled ‘Checking In: Servicing the Multifaceted Modern Business Traveler‘, the report looks at…

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Delta Enables Seamless Helicopter Transfers at JFK

The fastest way to travel between Manhattan and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport just became even easier for Delta customers. Delta will enable a fully integrated, streamlined airport transfer experience through an exclusive partnership with BLADE, a digitally powered aviation company that arranges on-demand helicopter service between its Manhattan heliport lounges and JFK.…

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The Bahamas’ Mega-Resort Arrives, Finally

Friday marked the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the long-awaited Grand Hyatt Baha Mar Resort, which at $4.2 billion is the most expensive project in Bahamas’ history. The oft-delayed 1,800 room property is located just west of Nassau and promises to be a Caribbean Las Vegas, thanks to its huge casino, its glitz factor (retailers will include…

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See ALL of Scandinavia from a Viking Cruise

Discover Stockholm, Helsinki, St. Petersburg, Berlin, Copenhagen, Bergen and charming historic city centers in Tallinn and Gdańsk..Glide through 8 countries in 15 days and mark a dozen things off your bucket list, including eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Eleven port excursions are included in this sailing or strike out exploring on your own! This amazing…

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Teplis Ranked #4 Among Atlanta Travel Agencies

The Atlanta Business Chronicle released its annual ranking of corporate travel management companies in Atlanta this week and Teplis Travel hit the #4 spot on the list based on metro Atlanta sales of over $148 million. To view the Atlanta Business Chronicle list, click here. Teplis Travel is a recognized travel management company in the U.S.,…

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Airlines Push Back on Talk of Banning Overbooking

With the federal government and a Senate committee looking into the practice, airlines are beginning to speak up against any effort to bar them from overselling flights. Delta’s CEO called overbooking “a valid business process.” “I don’t think we need to have additional legislation to try to control how the airlines run their businesses,” Ed…

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Spirit Becomes Third Carrier To Drop Cuba

Spirit Airlines will fly to Cuba for the last time on May 31. And until then, it will reduce its capacity to once a day. “We really wanted it to work…but the costs of serving Havana continue to outweigh the demand for service,” Spirit CEO Bob Forano said in a statement. Passengers with flights booked…

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Luxor Adding Esports Flagship Arena

Allied Esports, the world’s leading network of esports venues, and Esports Arena announced plans for a new dedicated esports venue to be developed at Luxor Hotel and Casino. The new Esports Arena Las Vegas, scheduled to open in early 2018, will become the first permanent esports venue on The Strip and will be the center…

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Internet Travel Site Prices Unreliable

“Consumers are encountering a growing number of problems with online travel services and these services are now among the most frequent consumer complaints, according to the European Consumer Centres,” says a study published last week by the European Commission. Online sites “need to respect the European consumer rules, just like a travel agent would,” the…

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Delta Issuing Bonus Points and Vouchers to Travelers

As additional compensation to travelers affected by the events that hampered the airline’s Atlanta operations last week, Delta will provide 20,000 bonus miles to impacted SkyMiles Members and a travel voucher in the amount of $200 will be issued to impacted non-SkyMiles Members. Impacted travelers will be contacted via email by Delta with more information…