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Dec 18, 2014, 13:06 ET
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Alaska Cruises Dethrones Las Vegas as Top U.S. "Destination" for 2015 in Travel Leaders Group's Latest Survey

 Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2015 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey.  Based on the findings, there is...

Dec 17, 2014, 15:38 ET

Travel Leaders Group Applauds Move Toward Normalization of Relations with Cuba

 Given today's news regarding the move toward normalization of relationships with Cuba, Travel Leaders Group CEO Barry Liben has issued the...

Oct 09, 2014, 11:03 ET
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Luxury Hotel Travel Bookings Lead the Trends in High-End Travel in Latest Survey from Travel Leaders Group

Today, Travel Leaders Group, released its latest survey findings specific to luxury travel that pinpoints strong bookings in all major luxury...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:58 ET
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Year-Over-Year Business Travel Bookings Increasing as are Number of Clients Flying in the "Front of the Plane"

Today, Travel Leaders Group provided survey data specific to its business travelers in which nearly 86% of those polled stated business travel...

Sep 10, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Travel Leaders Group reveals Fall Travel Trends

 Today, travel industry powerhouse Travel Leaders Group released findings from its most recent nationwide survey of travel agents.  Based...

Jun 02, 2014, 11:52 ET

Nearly half of Americans polled "check in" at work while on vacation according to new Travel Leaders Group survey

 Whether it is the strong American work ethic or a new cultural "norm" at the office, a recent consumer survey by Travel Leaders Group reveals...

May 20, 2014, 10:59 ET

Common Travel Dilemmas Lead to Americans Answering "What Would You Do?"

 While air travel etiquette – or lack thereof – is a frequent topic of conversation among travelers, there are myriad more common...

May 01, 2014, 12:28 ET

Majority of Travelers Satisfied with Airport Security, but Cannot Identify if TSA PreCheck has Improved Wait Times

In the world of travel, airport security continues to be a hotly discussed topic on many levels, which is why Travel Leaders Group recently...

Mar 28, 2014, 14:32 ET

Travel Leaders Group opens United Kingdom headquarters to target European growth

 Travel Leaders Group (www.travelleadersgroup.com), one of the United States' largest travel companies operating in the leisure and corporate...

Jan 27, 2014, 14:26 ET

Top "Money Well Spent" Item Sought by High-End Travelers is Luxurious Accommodations

While "jet-setting" is synonymous with luxury travel, the release of the top luxury travel trends for 2014 from Travel Leaders Group indicates that...

Jan 10, 2014, 12:59 ET

Top Business Travel Trends for 2014

 Nearly 40% of Travel Leaders Group's business-focused travel agents have indicated that business clients will be traveling more in 2014 than...

Dec 19, 2013, 16:07 ET

Travel Leaders Group "2014 Travel Trends Survey"

 Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2014 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey.  Based on the findings, the...

Apr 22, 2013, 10:41 ET

Vast Majority of Americans Say "No" to Cell Phone Use and Pocket Knives Inflight According to New Survey

 Later this week, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will allow certain items on onboard airplanes as part of carry-on baggage...

Apr 09, 2013, 13:11 ET

Americans Reveal If They Would Use Tax Refund Money for Leisure Travel in New Nationwide Survey

With "tax day" fast approaching, Travel Leaders Group asked Americans across the country if they would use any part of their tax refund...

Dec 19, 2012, 15:26 ET

Travel Leaders Group "2013 Travel Trends Survey"

Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2013 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey.  Over 92% of Travel Leaders Group...

Nov 06, 2012, 10:12 ET

Tzell Travel Group signs deal to merge with Protravel International, Inc.

 Today, New York City's two premier travel companies are announcing that they're joining forces: Tzell Travel Group – a Travel Leaders...

Sep 24, 2012, 13:27 ET

Business Travel Trends Revealed in Travel Leaders Group Survey

 In the latest survey data provided by Travel Leaders Group, it appears that "company policy" now has almost as much influence as "cost" in...

Sep 10, 2012, 11:51 ET

Travel Leaders Group survey reveals trends for Holiday Travel

Even though the fall season has barely begun, savvy travelers in the United States should already be planning and booking holiday travel right now,...

Sep 04, 2012, 09:58 ET

Maui Makin' Waves -- Second Hottest Domestic Travel Destination behind Las Vegas; Details on Average Airfares to Six Popular Regions

Today, Travel Leaders Group revealed the results from its yearly Fall Travel Trends Survey and Maui is making waves as the second most popular...

Jun 20, 2012, 09:10 ET

Air Travelers throughout U.S. Answer "What Would You Do?"

 There are situations that many, if not most, airline passengers repeatedly face – particularly since planes are flying at near capacity....