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Snow Warning

Travel Advisory: Winter Storm Jonas

Contact your local branch for assistance (click here to find yours). If in need of after-hours assistance, 24/7 support is available at 1-877-901-4646.  – Winter Storm Jonas dropped more than…

China

Record Number of World Travelers in 2015: Where Did They Go

The USA, UK and China were the leaders in outbound travel growth in 2015, according to a new report by the World Tourism Organization. Overall, international tourism increased worldwide by…

Lufthansa Pilot Strike Frankfurt

The Latest Air Travel Updates: Best and Worst Airlines of 2015; Driver Licenses Still Allowed as ID for Domestic Travel; and United Dethroned

The Wall Street Journal ranked the best and worse airlines of 2015 in seven different categories, including on-time arrivals, canceled flights, extreme delays, 2-hour tarmac delays, mishandled baggage, involuntary bumping,…

Carnival Breeze

The Latest Cruise News: Carnival Dry Dock Inspired; NCL Postpones New Island Experience; and Celebrity Invites You to Play Marco Polo

Carnival Cruise Lines gave a sneak peek of the multi-million dollar renovation of Carnival Inspiration, which will head for a three-week dry dock on Jan. 18. The new features will include…

Hotel Indigo-Lower East Side New York

The Latest Property Updates: Caesars Offers Self-Service Check-In; Canada Get Its First JW Marriott; and IHG Celebrates Its 5,000th Hotel

Who wants to stand in line in Vegas? Self check-in is this easy. pic.twitter.com/P0DPiKFUNR — The LINQ (@TheLINQ) January 8, 2016 Travel Pulse reports Caesars in Las Vegas has introduced…

Penn Station

ICYMI: Vegas Announces Record Numbers; IRS Can Restrict Your Travel; and NYC to Get Upgrades

You’ve had a busy week, so we complied the most interesting, funny, or downright odd travel stories from these past seven days in one post! Potentially 42 million saw you…

Renaissance Midtown Hotel

Latest Travel Updates: Happy 90th, Biltmore! Renaissance NYC to have a living wall, and which airline has the best beer?

Happy 90th, Biltmore! Renaissance NYC to have a living wall, and which airline has the best beer? Here are this week’s travel updates! Property News Biltmore turns 90! This month…

hotel

The Latest Travel Updates: Find Out the 2016 Travel Trends; Where the Largest St. Regis Is Opening; and What Does the New Air Treaty Means to the U.S. and Mexico

The Latest Property Updates Men are 112% more likely to want their hotel room equipped with an iron/ironing board than women, Choice Hotels International found out in the 2016 Travel…

Twas the Night Before Holidays

‘Twas the Night Before – Travel Agent Edition

By Sarah John Afana   Twas the night before Christmas When Adam and spouse Were packed and ready To exit the house.   The luggage was stacked by the curb…

Rebook Airplane Fee Fears

Latest Air Travel Updates: United Economy Gets Back an Amenity; Delta Tops Corporate Survey; Hawaiian Airlines Adds Even More Flights from California

Extra class of comfort. Upgrade to Premium Economy on select international flights late 2016 https://t.co/OUoqxyqFcA pic.twitter.com/11SrjfoZJ9 — American Airlines (@AmericanAir) December 9, 2015 American Airlines will begin offering Premium Economy…