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Go Melia and Save $200 on a Flight/Hotel Package

An exquisite tropical vacation is just a short flight away courtesy of Delta Vacations and Meliã Hotels International. Save $200 per booking on a flight and hotel vacation of five nights or longer to Meliã Braco Village Jamaica, Paradisus Palma Real, Paradisus Punta Cana, The Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real Resort and The Reserve at Paradisus…

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Holding Business Conferences on a Cruise Ship

According to the Cruise Line International Association’s (CLIA) annual report published in June, demand for cruising is at an all-time high and has risen 68 per cent in the past ten years, with passenger numbers globally projected to hit a record 24 million by the end of 2016. This growth has been helped by busi­nesses’ interest…

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The Latest Travel Gadgets

Innovation in travel gadgetry has reached new levels as new products appear which make life easier for road warriors. Among the latest must have designs: The Travelrest Ultimate Inflatable Travel Pillow; the Etekcity Digital Hanging Luggage Scale; the UiiSii GT800 Noise-Isolating Ear Buds; the Tugo Luggage Drink Holder and the HooToo Wireless Router/Hard Drive/External Battery. Your inner gadget guru…

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Currency Exchange 101

After the U.K. recently voted to leave the European Union, Brexit spurred many Americans into suddenly considering the value of the U.S. dollar. Too often, however, even experienced travelers don’t always contemplate all currency conversion options, or when they do it’s at the last minute. Like many other travel decisions, choosing how to spend money overseas…

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Virgin Galactic Receives License for New Rocket Ship

After a tough setback in 2014, Virgin Galactic has moved one step closer to offering commercial flights into space. The company secured operator licenses today from the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Commercial Space Transportation for its newest space ship, the VSS Unity, and for the companion rocket, WhiteKnightTwo. The license approval comes nearly two…

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How Online Travel Sites Manipulate Your Search Results

Think you’re getting an unbiased search for the lowest hotel rate online? Think again. Travel author Christopher Elliott recently revealed the truth about booking hotels through online travel sites at the Huffington Post. Turns out sites like Expedia intentionally delete the images of some hotels in an effort to persuade (the visitor) to book a different hotel. The…

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It’s Beach Time!

Aruba is “One Happy Island” and offers visitors an unparalleled experience. This unique slice of Caribbean paradise is one of the most revisited destinations in the Caribbean, with something for beach lovers, adrenaline junkies, relaxation seekers and everyone in between. The year-round 82-degree temperature, refreshing trade winds, cultural attractions and flavorful cuisine make it the perfect location…

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The Best Public Transportation Systems

Taking public transportation in an unfamiliar city can be daunting. But if the city you’re in has an effective system, there’s no need to waste money on cab fare or Uber when you could be saving money — and maybe even getting somewhere faster — with public transportation. The folks at Business Insider have created a chart detailing some of…

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Frankfurt Airport Calls for Curfew Relaxation

After 7,000 passengers spent last Friday night sleeping inside Frankfurt’s terminals, the airport authority has called for a relaxation of its strict curfew. Frankfurt, like a number of other European cities, has had a strict curfew for night-time flights for many years, but to avoid disturbing nearby residents the curfew was made even stricter back in…

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Taste The Caribbean!

Celebrity Equinox is moving to the Caribbean in 2017 for year round, family fun, romantic getaways or family and friend reunions. Their “Taste the Caribbean” series is just being introduced featuring new culinary experiences from rum to reggae parties at the Lawn Club, guest chefs and demos. Offering the biggest wine tasting with Celebrity Cruises…

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