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Aug 28, 2015, 11:00 ET
From the left, Jay Meyer, Publisher of Travel + Leisure Magazine, Nathan Lump, Editor-in-Chief of Travel + Leisure Magazine, Betsy Patton and Kristian Anderson, Senior Vice President and General Manager, the Americas at Silversea Cruises.

Betsy Patton Awarded A-List Title by Travel + Leisure for 13th Year in a Row!

 Betsy Patton, a Travel Advisor with Direct Travel, formerly Hurley Travel Experts, has been named to the Travel + Leisure A-List for 2015....

Aug 28, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Global Work & Travel Co. Books 20,000th Customer

 The world's leading organizer of "working holiday" and "gap year" youth travel packages has reached a major milestone this week. When an...

Aug 27, 2015, 17:35 ET
The 7 Wonders of Oregon. See one or better yet see them all. #traveloregon

Travel Oregon Wins National Tourism Industry Awards

 Winners of the National Council of State Tourism Directors (NCSTD) 2015 Mercury awards were announced yesterday during U.S. Travel...

Aug 27, 2015, 12:01 ET
Travel Channel's "Booze Traveler" Jack Maxwell Returns Mon, 9/28 At 10pm ET/PT

Travel Channel's 'Booze Traveler' Serves Up Another Round of Cocktails and Culture, Season Two Premieres Monday, September 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT

 Jack is back! Travel Channel's global nomad, Jack Maxwell, is back for another round of searching for the world's most interesting beverages...

Aug 27, 2015, 09:00 ET

Frequent Business Traveler Magazine Announces Fourth Annual TSA Satisfaction Survey

 For the fourth year in a row, Frequent Business Traveler magazine is asking frequent flyers to rate their experiences with Transportation...

Aug 26, 2015, 08:30 ET

Business World Travel Now Offers Travel Management

 Business World Travel (BWT) announced today that the company has put in place the platforms and software to expand its offerings, becoming one...

Aug 25, 2015, 12:00 ET
Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods" with Andrew Zimmern Kicks Off 9th Season Mon, 9/28, 9pm ET

Travel Channel's 'Bizarre Foods' With Andrew Zimmern Kicks Off Ninth Season With A Modern Twist On Classic Cultural Dishes

 "Food is good, food with a story is even better and food with a story someone hasn't heard about is best of all," says Andrew...

Aug 13, 2015, 11:03 ET

Study: Hotels Fail at Providing Reliable and Affordable Internet, Accessible Electrical Outlets, and Clean Rooms

Hotels continue to invest millions of dollars in lobbies and spas but, according to a new survey of frequent travelers, the things that matter to...

Aug 13, 2015, 10:55 ET

Virtuoso® Honors Travel Experts As Luxury Travel Industry Leader At 27th Annual Virtuoso Travel Week

International luxury travel network Virtuoso® has announced the winners of its prestigious Virtuoso Awards, which honor the network's finest...

Aug 06, 2015, 09:00 ET

Four Seasons, Marriott, Transaero, Delta, Hertz, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, Singapore, and American Named World's Top Travel Companies by Frequent Business Traveler Readers

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, Transaero Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Hertz, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic Airways,...

Aug 05, 2015, 09:22 ET

Travel Startups Incubator Launches Technology Investment Platform Connecting Travel Ventures With Investors

Travel Startups Incubator (TSI) announced today the launch of its Travel Technology Investment Platform, a dynamic digital hub for travel tech...

Aug 05, 2015, 00:17 ET

CITS American Express Business Travel Wins the 2015 Corporate Travel Management Company of the Year Award, From TravelWeekly China

 CITS American Express Business Travel announced today it has been awarded the "2015 Corporate Travel Management Company of the Year"...

Aug 04, 2015, 05:30 ET

The Independent Traveler, Inc. Names New General Manager

 The Independent Traveler, Inc. – publisher of three leading online travel sites, and part of the TripAdvisor Media Group –...

Aug 03, 2015, 08:00 ET

Stamping out "Canned Hunting" -- The Global Work & Travel Co. to Inspect Animal Conservation Programs

In the wake of the illegal tragic killing of Cecil, the Zimbabwean lion, The Global Work & Travel Co. has decided to review the relationships...

Jul 28, 2015, 12:12 ET

Bang.travel Announces New CFO, Daniel Wu

www.bang.travel announced, Former Focus Media's first CFO Daniel Wu, will join the company as chief financial officer. Industry...

Jul 28, 2015, 09:02 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

Study Reveals Ground Transportation Usage Patterns and Perceptions In The Business Travel Industry

Rental cars (36 percent) and taxis (24 percent) are the most commonly used methods of ground transportation for business trips followed by...

Jul 27, 2015, 13:14 ET
AIG

AIG Travel Introduces Travel Guard® Travel Tracer

 AIG Travel announced today a new online tool, Travel Guard® Travel Tracer Powered by NC4™, now available to companies across the...

Jul 27, 2015, 11:12 ET
Travel Leaders Group Logo.

TLSelectHotels.com Provides Online Consumers with VIP Access to Top Travel Pros' Favorite Hotels Including Amenities

 Rising in sharp contrast against the glut of hotel booking sites that gravitate toward the lowest common denominator of price alone, a new...

Jul 27, 2015, 09:00 ET

BCD Travel moves toward managing hotels at the traveler level

 Following successful client pilots in Europe, BCD Travel now is working to more broadly roll out its proprietary hotel booking platform,...

Jul 24, 2015, 16:29 ET
Jessy LaPaglia

Direct Travel Recruits Millennial Travel Consultants

 Direct Travel, one of the nation's top travel companies, has sought out the talents of a rising leisure travel consultant to attract more...