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You like statistics...and quotes?

I did not want to just put quotes, stats and facts in an article - like those you see in social medias. Certainly not without commenting them or without giving some directions or additional thoughts. Social medias have a plethora of facts, quotations and statistics but, this time, I add a few… Read more
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The challenges of the online tours and activities market

Making tours and activities available for purchase online like airline tickets and hotel rooms is a challenging prospect, but a necessary and promising one with potential for destination management organizations.Nowadays, tourists reserve flights and hotel rooms online without a second thought.… Read more
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Overview of Canadian Outbound Travel

Canadians made 32.3 million overnight trips outside the country in 2015, of which 82% were for leisure. This is more than two times as many international leisure trips per capita than in the United States!Frequent travellers, Canadians spend a lot when they travel and are open to emerging… Read more
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Avoiding Travel Stress: Travel Agents Share Their Secrets

What’s a favorite tip about easy ways to avoid travel stress?Travel can be stressful, from the security lines at the airport to the lost luggage and the crowded highways. Travel agents are all too familiar with this stress. They travel on their own to visit destinations and they are always there to… Read more
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Airline Lounge Memberships – Are they Worth it?

In a recent blog post on Essential Travel Tips, I scratched the surface on some of the perks that airline lounges offer travelers. Today, I want to take a deep dive into the benefits that an airline lounge membership offers as well as provide all the information necessary for you to decide whether… Read more