Spring Break Travel Tips

Spring Break Travel Tips
Maybe you're a teacher, or maybe it's the best time to go on vacation with the kids without taking them out of school; whatever the reason, you're interested in traveling during one of the most popular times all year. Of course, the popularity of …
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Online Travel Platform KimKim Brings Back The Travel Agent
Sometimes, there can be a little too much disruption. So goes the thesis of Joost Schreve, the former head of mobile for TripAdvisor, who left the company last November and started his own startup, KimKim, in December. The nascent company — seed …
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The World's Friendliest Islands
As part of Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards survey, readers were asked to evaluate islands around the world, ranking individual characteristics like romance, food—and even how friendly they are. It's no surprise that far-flung destinations like …
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DBS launches travel rewards platform

DBS launches travel rewards platform
Today's online travel industry generates tremendous excitement whenever it offers discounts or cheap travel products on websites or reward redemption platforms. To learn more about consumer's spending and travel habits, DBS Hong Kong commissioned …
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The Best Places To Travel in March
For a slightly more far-flung trip, head to Buenos Aires—the cheapest place to travel this month, where you can find some incredible deals. Sydney is also a steal right now, with the Australian dollar ten percent cheaper than it was last year. The …
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Adam Pally to star in Fox's time-travel comedy pilot
The Mindy Project and Happy Endings alum has signed on to star in a time-travel comedy pilot Making History that is executive-produced by The Last Man on Earth's Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the network confirmed on Wednesday. Making History chronicles …
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Be alert but not alarmed: Indonesia police
Previous Next Show Grid. Indonesia travel warning. Previous Next Hide Grid. Image. 1/. Video. Audio. Australia has warned of terrorist attacks possibly being in "advanced stages" in Indonesia but local authorities say people should be alert, not alarmed.
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Skift Podcast: Reinventing Travel Brands Through Modern Storytelling

Skift Podcast: Reinventing Travel Brands Through Modern Storytelling
Travel brands no longer rely on pretty pictures and guest reviews alone to market their products. And they no longer wait for magazines, newspapers, or others to tell their stories. Some brands now take the lead themselves on telling stories and …
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Bug causes bogus Tube travel warnings
Transport for London (TfL) has blamed a bug for making travel apps say all Tube lines were closed. TfL was hit with queries on social media by confused commuters reacting to the bogus news about the line closures. The travel body referred people to its …
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Republican jokingly asks scientists about time travel
A Republican jokingly asked scientists about time travel at a hearing Wednesday where lawmakers were briefed on new discoveries that confirm one of Albert Einstein's theories. “I'm a surfer of course," Rep. Dana Rohrbacher (R-Calif.) said at a House …
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Why Don't Americans Travel Internationally?

Why Don't Americans Travel Internationally?
However, we are shown that traveling is for the rich, and advertisements lead us to believe that travel is for people living the extravagant lifestyle enjoying a private villa in the French Polynesia. The number one question I get asked is "How can you …
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A banner year for Barbados
“I definitely saw an increase in Barbados bookings last year,” said DeAnne Petritz, director of leisure travel at CI Azumano Travel in Virginia Beach, Va., No. 45 on Travel Weekly's 2015 Power List. “It's much easier to get to, thanks to JetBlue's year …
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3 days to Mars: How laser propulsion could revolutionize space travel
Using current propulsion techniques, a trip to Mars takes around five months each way, but a method of travel proposed by University of California, Santa Barbara physics professor Philip Lubin could get astronauts to the Red Planet in around a month's …
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House passes bills to rein in terrorist travel

House passes bills to rein in terrorist travel
The House easily passed legislation on Tuesday to enhance Obama administration efforts to stem the flow of foreign fighters traveling abroad. In its first votes of the week, the House passed a bill by a vote of 392-0 that would require the president to …
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The ten travel startups in line for Lastminute.com and Seedstars backing
Ten travel startups are preparing their pitches for the chance to win up to $ 500,000 in funding as part of the first-ever dedicated travel track at the Seedstars Summit, in partnership with lastminute.com group. NB:This is a viewpoint from Alisée de …
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Audit: Housing officials' travel expenses unaccounted for
Following an audit that found two board members of Travis County's twin affordable housing agencies had failed to submit receipts for more than $ 13,000 in travel expenses, the county commissioners have accepted the resignation of one board member and …
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Saudi Arabia warns citizens against travel to Lebanon, citing safety

Saudi Arabia warns citizens against travel to Lebanon, citing safety
DUBAI – Saudi Arabia's foreign ministry warned its citizens against travel to Lebanon and urged those present to leave for their own safety, state news agency SPA reported on Tuesday. The kingdom has issued several previous warnings about security in …
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NASA Photonic Propulsion: Could We Travel To Mars In 3 Days? [VIDEO]
Wouldn't it be nice if NASA could help astronauts travel to Mars in mere days? Well, a concept called photonic propulsion could make such a dream a reality. Although this sounds like a science fiction movie plot, there are real world examples at work …
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Motorcycle Adventure Travel Industry Pioneer EagleRider Receives Strategic
"Since 1992, we have built the preeminent brand in motorcycle adventure travel. Given our growth and substantial expansion opportunities, we embarked on a search for a partner who could help us execute our plan to make EagleRider the ubiquitous brand …
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How to Visit Our Nation's Capital Like the Movie Stars do

How to Visit Our Nation's Capital Like the Movie Stars do
When Hollywood's biggest names visit DC, they often tend to travel incognito. “They really want things to be discreet,” says Julie Saunders, concierge supervisor at the Four Seasons in Georgetown. But that doesn't mean they can't be spotted—and emulated.
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Hokies travel to Boston College
Virginia Tech begins its final road trip of the season on Tuesday night in Chestnut Hill, Massachussetts against Boston College. The game, scheduled for a 9 p.m. tip, will be shown on ESPNU. About Tonight's Game. The Hokies enter tonight's game 14-13 …
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Travel Video Beautifully Captures One Photographer's Trip Through Asia
Zacharie Turgeon is a photographer based in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. While he normally shoots with a digital camera, Turgeon decided at the last minute to take his Canon 35mm film SLR on a recent trip to Asia. It turned out to be the best decision he …
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Reno startup creates an app for all of your travel planning needs
“There were lots of travel apps (at the time),” said Larmore, a computer science and MBA graduate from the University of Nevada, Reno, and co-founder of TierItUp Inc., which creates social lifestyle applications. “None with everything all in one place.
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FA Cup: Chelsea travel to Everton in quarter-finals
Chelsea will travel to Premier League rivals Everton in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup. Championship side Reading face Crystal Palace at home, while Watford will travel to the winner of the replay between Arsenal and Hull. Manchester United and …
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Would you like the government to “fix” air travel for you?
We recently took a look at a current proposal which would “privatize” (though not really) the air traffic control functions of the Federal Aviation Administration. This, however, is not a story about that plan. While the FAA definitely has more than a …
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TONIGHT at 10: Putting your identity at risk when you travel
Most people don't give it a second thought, but it could be an identity thief's ticket to stealing your sensitive information. Trouble Shooter Jaie Avila shows you the one thing you are probably doing when you travel that is putting your identity at …
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As US-Cuba Travel Nears, Excitement Grows

As US-Cuba Travel Nears, Excitement Grows
The word from the White House follows the formal agreement earlier this week to resume regularly scheduled commercial air travel between Cuba and the United States for the first time in more than 50 years. That is expected to happen within the next six …
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Get Married, Travel World, Put Together Savage Edit
You could save Mitchell Brower had a pretty fire 2015. During that time he got married, graduated from college, filmed with Level 1, all while traveling the world. The result…this absolutely savage edit that has some of the best all-around skiing of …
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