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Do you like everything about Disney? If you have visited (or fancy visiting) the various Disney theme parks around the world, then you are considered a Disney fan. Plus, you qualify as a Disney travel fan. Disney has so many different vacation, cruise, and travel options. If you’re passionate about this, ask yourself whether or …

Skyscanner has launched its new beta travel planner, Road Trips. In partnership with Inspirock, the personalized itinerary platform combines Skyscanner’s reservation services with the latter’s personalization engine for tours and activities. Travelers can plan the perfect road trip, including optimal routes, hotels and accommodations, and car rental options, as well as an itinerary of fun …

Everyone has a ‘filter’, the internal moral compass that often helps us in the decision-making process, leading us down the path of good and evil, of the smart and the foolish, of prudence and recklessness. It is this additional palliative. THE ADVERTISEMENT This doesn’t mean that we humans don’t have flaws. Who among us is …

Almost 550 days after its 2020 event, the American Lodging Investment Summit met on Monday for its 20th anniversary with the support of nearly 1,800 attendees in person, according to a spokesperson for the Burba Hotel Network, a division of Northstar Travel Group, which also owns BTN. The Covid-19 pandemic took hold in the United …

What is travel agency software? Travel agency software is software that helps companies manage a wide range of travel products (flights, accommodations and activities) to offer packages, quotes, itineraries, launch marketing initiatives, process payments and track the financial health of the organization. The global growth of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries has been so …

Total spend on American Express corporate cards increased to $119.9 billion in the second quarter from $104 billion in the prior quarter and 45% higher than the devastated second quarter of 2020. the Covid-19, the payment giant reported on Friday. Average quarterly cardholder spend for Amex’s Global Commercial Services division also showed strong growth, reaching …

An ethical travel expert from York has a very personal mission to revolutionize the tourism industry. Darren Taylor, newly appointed COO at Pure Breaks Online, hopes a new era of travel sees tourists pay more attention to who exactly benefits from the money spent on vacations. He said the world’s remote destinations have been crippled …

About 76 percent of respondents to US-based meeting planners will host their next face-to-face event this year, according to a new survey from London-based conference room provider Etc. Almost three in five (59%) plan to focus exclusively on in-person events for 2021 and 2022, rather than adding a mix of virtual and hybrid meetings. The …

MASTER’S ITINERARY As soon as you book a flight, hotel, car or any other reservation, simply forward it to [email protected] and we’ll instantly add it to your main route. We make it easy to sync travel plans with your calendar or share them with whoever you want. RESERVATION DETAILS No more frantically searching your inbox …

A meeting eventually took place between Welwyn-based Off Broadway Travel agents and local MP Grant Shapps. In May, the agency asked the transportation secretary to visit their store to see firsthand what a travel agent is doing and find out how the traffic light system had wreaked havoc. On Friday, July 16, Welwyn Hatfield MP …

The CEO of the Irish Travel Agents Association expects the United States to be open “this side of September” with more people traveling across the Atlantic. The Foreign Office has said that from March 2020, with a few exceptions, non-US nationals or permanent residents are not allowed to travel to the US if they have …

Members and friends of the Let’s Travel Club had a great day last Saturday watching the horses run. A visit to Lone Star Park has been scheduled just for the sun and the thoroughbreds. After a hazy start to the day, the sun rose as the group arrived at Grand Prairie Park. There was plenty …

Police registered an FIR against a Surat-based travel agency for allegedly tampering with the entrance tickets of 23 tourists visiting the Statue of Unity located in Kevadia in the Narmada district of Gujarat in order to overcharge them, they said. officials announced Saturday. The fraud came to light on Friday after staff deployed at the …

It’s been over a year since many business travelers passed through an airport, and enough has changed to surprise even the most seasoned business traveler. “Before Covid, as a business traveler, they knew what to expect and they were confident they could pull it off [the airport] within a certain amount of time,” said Jennifer …

A thief subjected three women working at a travel agency to a terrifying ordeal after grabbing one of them and demanding money. Prolific serial thief Gary Gilboy, 60, walked into the Hays Travel store in downtown St Helens on the afternoon of Friday, June 11. Gilboy, of Salisbury Avenue, Netherton, was masked, wore a baseball …

AN INDEPENDENT travel agency headquartered near Oswestry received a visit from BBC News ahead of the three-week review of the UK Travelers List. TV cameras visited Polka Dot Travel in Babbinswood to discuss how the impending review may once again impact the business. Polka Dot Travel reopened on Monday July 12 after being closed for …

The boss of a large New Zealand travel agency started a petition calling on the government to urgently propose a plan to relax border rules. Helloworld New Zealand chief executive Chris Hunter is behind the action calling on the government to end mandatory isolation for people vaccinated against Covid-19. YOUSEF ALFUHIGI / UNSPLASH Removing managed …

As travel resumes after the pandemic, owner of Sonoma travel agency Alyse Cori is ready to help locals make the most of their time and money. “People save their hard-earned money to go on vacation,” said Cori, owner of Travelwize. “If they want to feel like someone special, they need us. The travelers who use …

Travel companies react to a crisis in different ways. In ATPIIn the case of, one response to the pandemic is to join the other mega-agencies that sell technology to other travel agencies. What ATPA Can Find: Licensing can be a complex affair. Working for ATPI is its track record with tech startups. He recently invested …