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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...

Feb 02, 2015, 08:30 ET

Top 10 Travel Health Tips to Stay Healthy this Spring Break

Travel Health Specialist Dr. Gio Miletto and adventure travel bloggers from The Planet D share their best advice on staying healthy TORONTO, Feb....

Jan 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Travel Advantage Network Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

 Travel Advantage Network, a vacation accommodations program, has appointed Ellen R. Moore the company's Chief Operating Officer in a strategic...

Jan 26, 2015, 12:16 ET
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Luxury Travel's Top International "Up and Coming" Destinations for 2015 Include Cuba

 While Europe is far and away the most enticing getaway destination for luxury travelers from the United States, the top "up and coming"...

Jan 23, 2015, 10:44 ET

Business Travelers Save 24% on Average on Advanced Domestic Airline Ticket Purchases According to Latest Data from Travel Leaders Corporate

 Today, Travel Leaders Corporate – released its clients' fourth quarter booking data for 2014. The newly-released data indicates that...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:34 ET

Global Travel & Tourism Partnership named a Finalist in World Travel & Tourism Council's 2015 Tourism For Tomorrow Awards

The Global Travel & Tourism Partnership (www.gttp.org) has been named one of three finalists in the People Award category of the World Travel...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:21 ET
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"Now Is the Time to Travel to Europe" as Dollar's Value Reaches Highest Level in 10 Years, Travel Leaders Group Advises

 As the U.S. Dollar continued its dramatic rise against most major world currencies, including its highest level against the Euro last week...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:38 ET
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Former travel agency owner, Kathy Bedell, to lead BCD Travel Affiliates

BCD Travel announced today that Senior Vice President Kathy Bedell has been appointed to lead the company's Affiliates program. The BCD Travel...

Jan 15, 2015, 08:04 ET
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GBTA Convention 2015 Coming to Orlando: #Sharing

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – announced today registration is...

Jan 14, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Adelman Travel Acquires Plaza Travel

 Adelman Travel, a leading corporate travel management company, today announced it has acquired Plaza Travel, Inc., a Dallas, Texas-based...

Jan 13, 2015, 17:48 ET
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Cruise Holidays of Alexandria is now Seven Lands and Seas Travel; Launches New Website

 The new year ushers in exciting changes for a Alexandria, Virginia-based travel agency.  Most apparent will be the name change, but the...

Jan 13, 2015, 08:04 ET
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U.S. Business Travel Spending Projected to Top $310 Billion in 2015

U.S. business travel ended 2014 on a high note, with record spending expected to reach $292.2 billion. The projection for 2015 also remains strong,...

Jan 13, 2015, 04:00 ET
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Singapore Airlines Selects MTT as Strategic Mobile Partner

Mobile Travel Technologies Ltd. (MTT), the leading mobile travel technology provider, has been selected by the prestigious Singapore Airlines as...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:48 ET
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"Business Travel" Expected to Increase in 2015 According to Latest "Travel Leaders Group" Survey

 According to the results of the top business travel trends survey from Travel Leaders Group, released today, over 45% of Travel Leaders...

Jan 10, 2015, 08:55 ET
Time for a selfie in Detroit in 2015 in front of the Giant Uniroyal Tire after a visit to the Henry Ford Musuem.

Top 7 US Family Travel Destinations for 2015

Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Detroit will feature prominently as families seek a heavy dose of culture, sports and one-of-a-kind experiences for US...