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Real ID Requirements: What You Need to Know

Take a look at your driver’s license. Go ahead, we’ll wait while you fish it out of your wallet. If your driver’s license doesn’t have a star in the upper corner of the card, then your license is not Real ID compliant. And if you’re planning to take a domestic commercial flight any time after…

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Gamification Comes of Age

For the last decade experts in the Travel industry have been telling us that gamification was the key to boosting policy and program compliance among travelers, yet no one could seem to come up with the “game” which had the secret sauce that could change employee behavior. Like many business concepts, gamification is much older…

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Himalayan Jewels: Bhutan and Nepal

Geographically diverse Nepal contains the world’s highest mountains, subtropical forests and rich wildlife…sloth bears, leopards, rhinos and expertly camouflaged Bengal tigers roam its jungle lowlands. In the nearby Kingdom of Bhutan, the “Land of the Thunder Dragon” remains in splendid isolation, dedicated to preserving its deep Buddhist traditions and pristine landscapes. This amazing journey takes…

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NYC Named Most Expensive Business Destination

The study analyzing the cost of hotel rooms and business expenses across global destinations found Swiss city Geneva is the second most expensive place to do business, while London was ranked tenth. The USA had four locations in the survey’s ten priciest places, while Switzerland also had four cities – Geneva, Zurich, Basel and Bern…

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5 Must-Have Travel Gadgets for 2019

When traveling, having your needs met is of the utmost importance. Certain gizmos and gadgets can be the difference-maker when these moments arise. From portable wifi and water filtration to knowing where your keys and wallet are, this list has what you need. Check out five of our top choices for traveling tech in 2019.…

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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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