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labor day weekend trends

9 Labor Day Travel Trends You’re Unashamed To Repeat Every Year

BY WENDY HUNG Usually, it’s Friday evening’s Happy Hour that’ll get your mojo going. But this week, just like everyone else in America, you’ve been dying to get out of the office for some Labor Day weekend (LDW) action. Year after year, you’ve probably fallen to the same routine, going to Lake Tahoe with your buddies, […]

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Due To Ebola Outbreak, Air France Temporarily Stops Flights To Sierra Leone

BY TEAM JST If you’re heading to Freetown, Sierra Leone via Air France, sorry, but your flight has been cancelled. France’s largest airline released a statement on Wednesday in response to the request by the French government that it would stop flights to the region for now due to the Ebola outbreak. As of this week, […]

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Traveling To India? Let These Top 3 Tips Lead The Way!

BY BREE FORMENTINI Whether you are a yoga enthusiast, business traveler, or simply the ultimate seeker of adventure, you should know that traveling to India requires more effort than you might think. Are your bags packed, tickets booked, and hotel accommodations already made? Great, because that’s half the battle…but there’s more than just tossing your […]

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Mantra Of The Day: “Eat Well And Travel Often”

BY LIZZY MONROE For me, food is an integral part of experiencing a foreign culture. I couldn’t have left Berlin without trying Mustafa’s famous Gemüse Kebap (even at the cost of a 45-minute wait in the snow) and my trip to Istanbul wouldn’t have been the same without sampling countless flavors of Turkish delights and Baklavas. […]

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Multi-City and Multi-Property Bookings At Once! The Ascott Limited Launches New Mobile Booking App

The Ascott has launched new web and mobile booking features to enhance guests’ search and reservation experience. Guests can now better navigate Ascott’s properties worldwide through user-friendly search functions, filters and reservation options. Tony Soh, Ascott, chief corporate officer, said: “Ascott strives to provide guests a memorable experience at every touch point, right from when […]

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Getting Lost Among the Many Canals of Venice: Delving Beneath the Facades of the Floating City

BY LOUIS ALCORN The notion of the romantic European voyage starts and ends in Venice. The city sits on an ancient foundation of closely spaced wooden piles, still intact after centuries of submersion beneath the Venetian lagoon. While walking the meandering streets and noting the massive stone foundations of surrounding buildings, it seems impossible that […]

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Follow Your Nose: Seeking Out Secret Night Bakeries in Florence

BY LAUREN GOERZ When the sun sets on the Ponte Vecchio and the tourists retreat to their hotel rooms, the city lights of Firenze bring a new kind of life and vibrancy to the streets. The birthplace of the Renaissance becomes a center of nighttime revelry and international exchange. Graceful Florentine women glide over cobblestone […]

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