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Mar 10, 2015, 08:03 ET
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Early Signs Show Economic Policies in China Having Long Term Positive Impact on Business Travel, Economic Growth

The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), today announces the results of its latest...

Mar 10, 2015, 05:00 ET

Hostel and Budget Traveller Conference and Exhibition Confirms Dates and Headline Sponsors for 2015

- November 16 - 17 2015, The Montcalm Marble Arch, London  -  - Twitter:...

Mar 04, 2015, 08:14 ET

Texas Family to Travel the Caribbean in Search of a New Home

A family from Austin, Texas will soon set off on an unforgettable Caribbean voyage in hopes of finding a new home.  Two children, two parents...

Mar 03, 2015, 16:00 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

GBTA Relieved DHS Shutdown Averted

 Today, Congress passed legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security through the rest of this fiscal year, ensuring that the...

Mar 03, 2015, 14:52 ET
The 7 Wonders of Oregon. See one or better yet see them all. #traveloregon

Travel Oregon Brings Back Popular '7 Wonders of Oregon' Campaign

The Oregon Tourism Commission, dba Travel Oregon, is re-launching the state's most successful marketing campaign to date: "The 7 Wonders of...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:13 ET

New Website Connects CCW Permit Holders and Businesses

Conceal Carry Travel USA has launched the nation's most comprehensive website designed to connect CCW permit holders and businesses. The web-based...

Feb 26, 2015, 12:45 ET

Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection Joins the Tourism Cares Community

 Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection is pleased to announce the company's affiliation with Tourism Cares, the charitable arm of the...

Feb 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

LABTA announces its Annual Education Day & Corporate Travel Tradeshow

 The Los Angeles Business Travel Association (LABTA) announces its Annual Education Day and Corporate Travel Tradeshow, sponsored by American...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:15 ET

Survey: Travel Managers Rate Traveler Safety Highly Important

Corporate travel managers rank traveler safety and security as important as savings and cost control, a recent survey conducted by BCD Travel...

Feb 18, 2015, 09:00 ET

Travel Tripper Launches "Automated Best Rate Guarantee" To Combat Rate Parity

 Travel Tripper, one of the industry's most innovative providers of hotel reservation solutions, today announced the launch of its new...

Feb 17, 2015, 12:05 ET

Student Travel Company Expands by Offering Local Service to West Coast

 Student travel company Brightspark Travel, a member of the TUI AG group, opens an office in El Segundo, California. Following the success...

Feb 13, 2015, 15:09 ET
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Oregon's Visitors Give Back to Local Communities through Innovative Travel Philanthropy Program

 Feb. 14 is Oregon's birthday. So, what does one get a state that has everything? In 2014, visitors to Oregon contributed more than $27,000 to...

Feb 11, 2015, 06:00 ET

La Forbes Travel Guide anuncia su clasificación por estrellas de 2015

 La Forbes Travel Guide (Guía de Viajes Forbes) desveló hoy su 57 lista de receptores mundiales de su clasificación por...

Feb 11, 2015, 06:00 ET

Forbes Travel Guide Announces 2015 Star Ratings

 Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its 57th list of worldwide Star Rating recipients, including 18 new Five-Star hotels, 46 new Four-Star...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:01 ET

New Online Service Enables Travelers to Search Specific Travel Agent Expertise and Find Their Match

 Travel Leaders – America's top "traditional" travel agency brand – is today providing the traveling public with an unconventional,...

Feb 04, 2015, 09:38 ET
A solo traveler with Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT) shares a dance in Birethanti, Nepal.  Today, 44 per cent of OAT travelers book solo, despite marital status, up from 35% in 2013.  Eight in 10 solo travelers are women.

Overseas Adventure Travel Reports Rise of Solo Travelers aged 50 and older, especially Women

 Kara O'Toole, CEO of Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT), the leader in small groups on the road less traveled, today reported an increase in the...

Feb 04, 2015, 03:30 ET
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Airline Customers Frustrated by 'Day of Travel' Experience

- MTT research reveals what makes travellers most unhappy - MTT's latest study into 'Day of Travel' frustrations reveals the pain points...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:18 ET

Overseas Adventure Travel Offers Free Air on June Departures of Machu Picchu & Galapagos Adventure

Overseas Adventure Travel is offering travelers free airfare on all June 2015 departures of its 16-day Machu Picchu & the Galapagos adventure....

Feb 03, 2015, 10:13 ET
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Airline Commission Cuts, 20 Years Later: Today's Travel Agency Industry Reinvented and Robust

 February 9 will mark the 20th anniversary since U.S. airlines first capped – and then cut – travel agency commissions, leading...

Feb 03, 2015, 09:00 ET

Travel Tripper Is Certified As A TripConnect™ Premium Partner By TripAdvisor

 Travel Tripper, one of the industry's most innovative providers of hotel reservation solutions, today announced its certification as a Premium...