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8 Tips for Taking Fantastic Vacation Photos

A whopping 93% of travelers take photos as keepsakes of their vacation sights and experiences, according to the U.S. Travel Association. The association, however, doesn’t offer any statistics on how many of those travelers could use help polishing their techniques for capturing vacation photos. If you’re thinking ahead to your next journey, read on for eight easy ways to … [Read More...]

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Why You Should Take Time Off Work

Nearly three-quarters of all American employees earn time off work. But while they understand the benefits of a vacation, most don’t use all the time they’ve earned. National Travel and Tourism Week (May 3-11) is a great time to reflect on the value of taking … [Read More...]

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Why More People Are Using Travel Agents

The numbers of travelers entrusting their vacations to an expert professional is on the rise. According to a recent survey from the American Society of Travel Agents, 13% of travelers use travel agents, up from 11% in 2010. And that number may continue to … [Read More...]

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How Do Affluent Travelers Use the Web?

Where do affluent travelers go when they’re thinking about their next vacation? To the internet, of course! A new study by Google and Ipsos MediaCT finds travelers are increasingly relying on internet research, including online reviews, to plan trips. … [Read More...]

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Why & How Are Wealthy Travelers Traveling?

What motivates wealthy travelers to make the vacation choices they do?  Each year Virtuoso surveys its luxury travel advisors and compiles their feedback on the hottest travel trends and destinations in the Luxe Report.   The 2014 Virtuoso Luxe … [Read More...]