Delta Deals for This Weekend from $80 one-way – Book by April 26

To get you started, here’s how to pack a carry-on. These weekend deals begin with take-off this Saturday, and you come home Monday or Tuesday. Sample Delta fares – one-way prices: Atlanta – to Tallahassee from $ 80 Atlanta – to Charleston WV or Greensboro SC from $ 100 Billings MT – to Minneapolis from […]

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Today’s Reader Tip: Layover Between Long-Hauls? Grab a Shower at the Airport

Enter our Best Travel Tip Contest and you could win a $ 15,000 vacation for four to Condé Nast Traveler readers’ favorite U.S. city: Charleston, South Carolina. For the next month I’ll be sharing the cream of the crop of tips… The Perrin Post Travel Blog: Conde Nast Traveler on Concierge.com

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Onwards to Palm Springs, California

From Arizona to California Next on our Southwest USA itinerary was tackling the 4 hour drive from Tempe, Arizona to Palm Springs, CA. But this… Onwards to Palm Springs, California is a post from: Traveling Canucks Traveling Canucks

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Mining History at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

You may think you know country music but you really don’t realize just how much you don’t now until you step into the vast, interactive rooms of Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.  Sure, you know the iconic Minnie Pearl character from  the Hee Haw TV show but did you know that Sarah […]

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A Hotelier’s Take on IATA’s New Distribution Capability

The International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) controversial decision to adopt the Airline Tariff Publishing Company (ATPCO) XML standard based on the Farelogix Air Commerce Gateway that was supported by the now defunct Open AXIS group is misguided. Its focus is airline-centric, ensuring the airlines full control over search and booking transactions occurring within their ecosystem. […]

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The 2010 It List

It’s that time of year again, the moment to unveil my annual It List for Concierge.com that features the destinations that I think travelers will (or should be) keeping on their radars in the upcoming year. The Daily Traveler by Condé Nast Traveler

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Alaska Airlines Deals for Spring/Summer from $49 one-way. Book by April 25/28

Great western deals. Some of these fares are good for travel ’til May or June, others from July to November. Sample Alaska deals – one-way prices: Los Angeles – to Mammoth Lakes from $ 79. Book by 4/28, travel May 6-26 Los Angeles – to Salt Lake City from $ 79. Book by 4/25, travel […]

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Packing for Multiple People

TweetSomeday, my kids will be able to pack for our travels themselves. Until that day, however, I’m responsible for making sure that my girls have enough clothing. (My husband contributes, of course, but I care more about matchy-matchy clothing aesthetics than he does.) On two memorable occasions I have forgotten pants for our youngest and […]

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Float to Floats: Our first Mardi Gras

Our first Mardi Gras will definitely not be our last. This introduction to Mardi Gras turned out to be great fun!  The family-oriented celebration of Lake Charles in Southwest Louisiana proved to exceed our expectations. Donning the traditional Mardi Gras colors of Gold, Purple, and Green we await in queue for the start of the […]

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Google tightens grip on future of the travel industry – also puts startups in a tough spot

As entrepreneurs tasked with delivering the future, we need a simple model that we can use to evaluate opportunities and determine where we should be building technologies and functionality. Musings on travel ecommerce

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