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  1. Kenai Fjords Tours Receives Award of Excellence from Trip AdvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seward City News

    The world's largest travel site, TripAdvisor, has once again awarded Kenai Fjords Tours and Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge with their prestigious Award of Excellence. Only 10 percent of worldwide businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious accolade, which honors hospitality excellence and is given only to establishments consistently achieving outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.


  2. Travel firms lend hand in overseas trips for disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    SINGAPORE: Unsure if he could handle his intellectually disabled sister when she starts shouting or approaching strangers, Mr Alan Koo, 54, never considered bringing her overseas. This changed after the senior supervisor at a manufacturing firm returned from a three-day trip to Phuket organised by the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore for its clients and travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel , where he learnt how to better manage his sister's behaviour when she gets excited.


  3. The Phoenician Employs Revolutionary Enviropure Food Waste Disposal SystemRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    New System Rapidly Breaks Down Organic Waste On-Site with No Odor, No Sludge Build-Up and No Landfill Needs The Phoenician, Arizona's premier AAA Five Diamond resort destination, continues to expand its sustainable efforts with the installation of an EnviroPure Food Waste Disposal System. The mechanism features a self-contained, continual-feed design that converts food waste into water on-site.


  4. Carnival Cruise Line names former SeaWorld exec as new CFORead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    James Heaney has been appointed the new chief financial officer and senior vice president of Carnival Cruise Line , the company announced Wednesday. Heaney succeeds Anne Bramman , who held the position since 2010 and became the CFO at Avery Dennison Corp. in March.


  5. Orbitz shareholders approve $1.3B deal to sell to ExpediaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A vote was taken at the online travel company's annual stockholder meeting in Chicago on Wednesday. More than 99 percent of the votes favored the acquisition, Orbitz said.


  6. Expedia Receives Buy Rating from Cantor FitzgeraldRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $120.00 target price on the online travel company's stock.


  7. Sabre Corporation to Participate in Upcoming Investor ConferencesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    A replay of the event will be available on the website for at least 90 days following the events. About the Company Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry.


  8. Attendees Pour Praise for FCCA Central America Cruise SummitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -- The reviews are in, and the FCCA Central America Cruise Summit is a hit.


  9. Another new Windstar Cruises ship christened in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    The rapid expansion of small-ship line Windstar Cruises continued Monday with the christening of its second new vessel in a month. Omega World Travel and CEO Gloria Bohan served as godmother at a Another new Windstar Cruises ship christened in Europe The rapid expansion of small-ship line Windstar Cruises continued Monday with the christening of its second new vessel in a month.


  10. Orbitz Shareholders Approve $1.3 Billion Expedia MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Skift

    The shareholder vote on the Expedia deal at Orbitz Worldwide was never in doubt. The $1.3 billion transaction will likely get through the U.S. Department of Justice review, as well, although perhaps Expedia will have to make some concessions.


  11. The Westin Denver International Airport Offers a Highly-Anticipated...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    A mock view of one of the guestrooms will be on display at DIA's terminal until the grand opening of The Westin DIA With less than six months of construction left, DIA and Westin Denver International Airport will announce its official opening date What: With less than six months of construction left, DIA and Westin Denver International Airport will announce its official opening date while also unveiling a model guestroom that showcases the look and design of one of its 519 guest rooms. The 433,000 square foot, 14-story hotel is a state-of-the-art, modern, convenient hotel destination for both business and leisure travelers at DIA.


  12. Priceline Looks Promising For the FutureRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    The Priceline Group is the world's leading provider of online travel and related services to consumers and local partners in over 200 countries through six primary brands:,,, KAYAK, and OpenTable. It is an online travel company that offers its customers hotel room reservations at over 295,000 hotels worldwide through the, and Agoda brands.


  13. How Congress is betraying American air travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    The American people would be saddened and sickened to learn that some members of Congress not only put their own personal interests before their constituents' but also can go much further and inflict financial harm on the traveling public, mid-size communities and those seeking employment in the travel and tourism industry. Members are allowed to double and triple book flights home from Washington and pay nothing week in and week out for multiple changes while, in contrast, ordinary citizens can pay hundreds of dollars to make just a single flight change.


  14. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre Introduces...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Market Wire

    The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre will offer a unique package this summer with a host of memorable experiences, created with the global family traveler in mind. Located in DIFC, just minutes from many of Dubai's most popular family attractions, including Dubai Mall, Dubai Fountains, Modhesh World and Burj Khalifa, the luxury Dubai family hotel is perfectly placed to provide the ultimate family getaway this summer.


  15. Lanier Islands Makes Childs Play of Summer 2015 with Introduction of Legacy Kids CampRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - BUFORD, Ga. -- Taking a cue from the lakeside resorts of the Adirondacks of the 1950's and 1960's blended with the modern day success of its own Legacy Kids Program, Lanier Islands in Georgia has picked Summer 2015 as the ideal time to debut its Legacy Kids Camp.


  16. Business aims to launch escape-the-room concept in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Jackson Smith Group LLC, led by D.C. residents Ayanna Smith, Timothy Smith and Melody Jackson, has filed plans with the Board of Zoning Adjustments to launch a family-friendly escape-the-room concept on the second floor of 1322 H St. NE. "Essentially, the premise is, a team of up to 10 individuals are locked in a room with clues, puzzles and riddles and they have an hour to find the key to 'escape,'" the trio wrote to Ward 6 Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners Phil Toomajian and J. Omar Mahmud on May 15. "The concept is the latest craze in entertainment and a lot of corporations are now using them as team-building exercises."


  17. Fifth anniversary of The World Next Week podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 |

    CFR offers the weekly podcast The World Next Week, in which Editor Robert McMahon and Senior Vice President and Director of Studies James M. Lindsay give a preview of international developments to watch in the week ahead. For more information about using these files on a tablet or mobile device, please refer to your device's user manual or documentation.


  18. French startups beg expats - 'Come home, work for us'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    May 27 French startup companies desperate for talent with international experience launched a campaign on Wednesday to persuade expats to return, pooling their resources to offer free repatriation help and advice as part of the package. The initiative is called "Come Back Leon" after a 1980s TV advert where tasty pasta lures youngsters away as their elders plead: "We have the same at home!" Aimed at the high-flyers who were children then but left in despair at red tape and poor prospects, the adapted catchphrase "We are innovating at home!" carries the message not that they were wrong to leave, but that it is time to return.


  19. It's Vegas Season, Baby: 18 Highlights for Your Summer ItineraryRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Towleroad

    With Memorial Day now in the rearview mirror, you may be suffering from an acute case of summeritis , itching to get away and let loose. While we'll have to wait for the solstice on June 21 to officially cannonball into summer, there is another season that's already underway, one you may have been waiting all year for: Vegas Season.


  20. TripAdvisor Launches New Brand for China Inside and Outside the FirewallRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Skift

    While Expedia has taken a step back in China by severing ties with its eLong subsidiary, the Priceline Group and TripAdvisor are increasing their commitments in China despite losing a bunch of money there. TripAdvisor is rebranding its China travel sites to Mao Tu Ying, a wordplay based on the Chinese characters for 'owl' and 'journey.'