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Southwest, Frontier Lower Fares

Two carriers cut fares within days of each other. Could this be the start of something big?

Industry Offers Up Spa And Getaway Deals For Mother’s Day

Your customers can go beyond the flowers this Mother’s Day, and treat mom to a gift she’ll remember forever. Here are some last-minute deals.

From ‘Alerts’ To ‘Warnings,’ Travel Professionals Seek To Dispel Confusion Over State Department Cautions

With two terror attacks on popular European destinations in the past six months, travel sellers have been working overtime to explain the nuances of the notifications issued by the U.S. government and other countries on the risks of traveling.

Agents Say Summer Travel To Europe Remains Strong, But Caribbean Cools Down

With summer travel season closing fast, agents report on how their business is shaping up.

Long Island MacArthur Gets Another Airline

New York’s Southwest-dominated Islip airport attracts a fourth carrier.

Despite Challenges, Germany Expects Tourism To Grow

Heritage tourism draws the inbound market, say the experts at Germany Travel Mart.

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Travel advisors should reach and assist travelers during the ‘micro-moments’ of the travel experience, reinforce their value-add to consumers, and refer them to digital tools when appropriate. As the online and offline travel worlds come together, everything has changed while nothing has changed.

Dave Pavelko
Partnerships director for Travel Google Inc.

Daily Top List

Best Travel Books Of All Time

1. On the Road - Jack Kerouac

2. As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning - Laurie Lee

3. Naples '44 - Norman Lewis

4. Coasting - Jonathan Raban

5. Travels with Charley: In Search of America - John Steinbeck


Source: The Independent