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Top 7 Reasons To Book Your Next Vacation With A Travel Advisor

Finally, no single search engine is constantly good (though we sometimes find the most cost effective value on Skyscanner or Momondo). As such, you might must attempt a combination of search engines like google to ensure you’re not lacking any outcomes. There would not appear to be one that will get the most cost effective flight a hundred% of the time.

You’ll additionally earn three points per dollar on the primary $150,000 spent in choose enterprise buy categories per year, and 1 level per dollar on all different purchases. You can sign up for an airline rewards card that earns points with a specific airline, or a more basic travel rewards card that permits you to redeem points across a wide range of airways. As a newbie card, we recommend the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card. You can earn as much as 60,000 in bonus points after spending $four,000 in the … Read More


How To Pay For Cashless Cruise Expenses

Bogle and Rhatigan are wanting forward to cruising again sooner or later. “I doubt some other cruise line did any higher, to be sincere,” she says.

“It’s not the most cost effective way to journey, and I don’t think I’d do it every vacation. But it’s definitely a pleasant way to see someplace you’ve got not been earlier than and sort of have all of it deliberate for you as nicely. It’s properly enjoyable.” She recalls a calming day spent in Villefranche-sur-Mer, consuming wine overlooking the French Rivera and another day eschewing the crowds of Pisa and staying within the picturesque Italian port town of La Spezia.

Shares of Royal proceed to recuperate from its low of $19.25 per share in March, rising to greater than $57 per share on Monday as executives tout a robust monetary place and hopeful year-forward bookings. But Thornton thinks loyal cruisers will return to … Read More

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The secret to making everyday life feel like vacation

We love vacationing in walkable, mixed-use communities. What if we could bring that slower pace to our own hometowns?

Have you seen this viral song pop up on Instagram or TikTok? I’ve been seeing it everywhere. It goes,

“A-a-aye, I’m on vacation 

Every single day ’cause I love my occupation 

A-a-aye, I’m on vacation 

If you don’t like your life, then you should go and change it …”

The song got me thinking about what it means for everyday life to feel like vacation. 

One of the little ways for day to day life to feel like “time off” is so sneaky it almost seems obvious, but it makes a big difference. It’s just ditching the car for more time on foot or bike.

Seems unexpected, right? But think about what you do on vacation. You take a leisurely pace, enjoy time outdoors or in nature, and slow down to

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Discount Airline Moves Into Major Airlines’ Hub Cities

Mid-July saw discount air carrier Spirit Airlines announce that it will soon open a crew base and aircraft-maintenance facility at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, a United Airlines hub, in order to nearly double the number of arrivals and departures it will offer there.

This comes on the heels of Spirit’s establishment in March of crew bases in Miami, a hub city for American, and in Atlanta, home of Delta. Fort Lauderdale is the hub city for Spirit, which serves 57 cities in the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. The airline, which is expected to have 230 Airbus narrow-body jets by end of 2023, also has crew bases in Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Las Vegas, and Orlando.

According to this article on, Spirit says it plans to have 150 pilots and 300 flight attendants based in Houston by November. The airline presently operates 22 daily

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I’m Flying To 4 European Cities For $700. Here’s How You Too Can Score Cheap Travel Using Google Flights

With most Covid testing entry requirements lifted, and the U.S. dollar roughly equal to the Euro for the first time in 20 years, now might seem like the right time to plan a vacation in Europe. People are traveling more now than since the beginning of the pandemic, but many are facing higher costs of flying.

According to the travel booking site Hopper, domestic flight costs in summer 2022 are up 34% and international flights are up 2.5% compared to summer 2019, with the average round trip fare now costing $383 and $912 respectively. Hopper attributes the price increases to rising jet fuel costs, increased demand and lower seat capacity (airlines are scheduled to fly about 2.4 million people per day this summer compared to 2.9 million in summer 2019). But don’t despair: a cheap getaway

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Thrustmaster Yoke For Microsoft Flight Simulator Gets Big Discount At Amazon

The ultra-premium Thrustmaster TCA Yoke Pack is getting a steep discount today, as its regular list price has been knocked down by $100 at Amazon. Regularly listed for $500, you can snag the flight controller for just $400–the lowest price we’ve seen all year. If you’re a big Microsoft Flight Simulator player, the TCA Yoke Pack Boeing Edition is definitely worth considering.

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US to resume International Space Station flights with Russia

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Washington (AFP) – The United States said Friday it would resume flights to the International Space Station with Russia, despite its attempts to isolate Moscow over the invasion of Ukraine.

“To ensure continued safe operations of the International Space Station, protect the lives of astronauts and ensure continuous US presence in space, NASA will resume integrated crews on US crew spacecraft and the Russian Soyuz,” US space agency NASA said in a statement.

NASA said that astronaut Frank Rubio would fly with two Russian cosmonauts on a Soyuz rocket scheduled to launch on September 21 from Kazakhstan, with another astronaut, Loral O’Hara, taking another mission in early 2023.

In a first, Russian cosmonauts will join NASA astronauts on SpaceX’s new Crew-5 which will launch in September from Florida with a Japanese astronaut also on the mission.

Another joint mission on the SpaceX Crew-6 will fly

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Flight Attendant Says Morale at Lower Level Than After 9/11

  • An Air Canada flight attendant of over 20 years described working amid this summer’s travel chaos. 
  • She said she’s never seen employee morale this low.
  • “It just feels like we’re being set up to fail at every turn,” she told Insider. 

An Air Canada flight attendant who has worked at the airline for over two decades says she’s never seen employee morale this low.

“I worked through 9/11, I worked through SARS, and this has had to have been the worst,” she told Insider. The flight attendant spoke on the condition of anonymity in order to protect her job, but her employment has been verified by Insider. 

For some flight attendants, what was supposed to be a dream job has transformed into a “nightmare” amid this summer’s travel chaos. Crew members at multiple airlines have told Insider that the industry’s entry-level workers are not being paid

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How to deal with travel advisor burnout: Travel Weekly

Travel advisors are finally busy again — the good kind of busy, not the cancel-rebook-cancel-rebook cycle they’ve been stuck in for the past two-plus years. But many of them are too busy, and it’s taking its toll. Burnout is now a real problem in the travel agency community. That’s why we’ve invited Laura Magnuson, a licensed therapist and vice president of clinical engagement at Talkspace, to join us on this episode of Trade Secrets. We discuss how to avoid workplace burnout, how to balance work and life when work is just so busy, and more.

This is our season two finale! We’ll be re-releasing some of our older episodes in August and September so you can take a look back on topics we’ve already covered. Please keep in touch with your questions and ideas in the meantime! Then, in October, we’ll be back with all new episodes of Trade Secrets.

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How Do I Check In For My Flights?

Liberty Travel: We Do More Than Book Your Next Trip

The harsh reality is Costco Travel makes very little money off selling journey. They receive a small percentage of the entire, and that small percentage only covers overhead prices together with employee wages. Using this case as an example…if Costco Travel were to let’s say, give out money to each member that was inconvenienced by what’s going on at the hotel they might exit of enterprise.

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This can lead to Costco Travel then refusing to renew their contract with that property. But within the meantime Costco Travel has a juggling act to attempt to give their greatest service with out sinking the enterprise. … Read More