07/23/13

Travel News

Press Releases | U.S. Travel Association

http://www.ustravel.org/news/press-releases
Senate DHS Appropriations Bill Will Make Travel Safer, More Efficient Kinzinger that would leverage the benefits of international travel to the United States to create jobs and boost tax revenues. Travel Association, provides analysis on today’s Commerce Department announcement that the U.S. Travel News RSS

 

For only $85 TSA is willing to get you through the line at security with a faster system.

For only $85 TSA is willing to get you through the line at security with a faster system.

It’s late and you’ve a flight to catch, but before you can even begin to think about boarding the aircraft, you have to contend with TSA.  The stories are many and the horror is real but there may be a silver lining, or at least a tarnished one.

The TSA announced a new system that would allow people to make it through security with voluntary background checks and another check for $85 (or $100 for Global travel).  The speedy service will allow you to speed through security like a VIP for a 5 year period.

TSA to expand speedier screening — for a fee

USA TODAY, on Fri, 19 Jul 2013 10:00:51 -0700
Under the expansion, Pre-check would resemble Custom and Border Protection’s popular Global Entry program for international travelers. Participants in Global Entry pay a one-time fee of $100 for five years, fill out a travel questionnaire and submit to

 

 

 

07/22/13

Meet South Africa Trip 2013

 

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http://www.thenadwork.com Together with 14 international travel bloggers, that were selected by iambassador, we will experience various places in South Afric…

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Payment provider CSI appointed Robert Lawrence as vice president of travel solutions as part of its “new entry into the corporate travel space,”…

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from martin.schobert, 3 years ago in Business & Mgmt
Social Web Learnings & strategic approach to deal with the topic of the Austrian National Tourist Office: Listen, Talk & Support. Conclusion 1: All Social Media is local! Conclusion 2: Focus on people – not on tools! Conclusion 3: Define Stakeholders and Actions – then decide about which Social Web Tool is the right choice!

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Australian Travel Bloggers Announce Milestone: 500 Days Of Perpetual Travel
SYS-CON Media (press release), on Mon, 22 Jul 2013 03:35:13 -0700
QUEENSLAND, Australia, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Nicole Connolly and Michael Wright, founders of affordable luxury travel blog Suitcase Stories, are celebrating 500 days of continual travel. With an insatiable desire to travel, this unconventional 

Cathay Pacific enters Latin America market for first time | News …
http://www.breakingtravelnews.com/
Cathay Pacific Airways announced today that it will launch its first ever destination in Latin America with a new scheduled freighter service to Guadalajara, Mexico in last quarter of 2013, subject to government approval. lane between the two regions. “At the same time it will help to further strengthen Hong Kong’s position as one of the world’s busiest international airfreight gateways.” Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa to host glittering World Travel Awards.
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07/17/13

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