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Haiti Travel Alert

The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Haiti to the upcoming elections scheduled for August 9, October 25, and December 27, 2015. We advise U.S. citizens to exercise caution and remain abreast of the security situation throughout the electoral period. This Travel Alert expires on January 4, 2016.   Haiti is holding municipal and legislative elections …

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Tunisia Travel Alert

The U.S. Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risks of travel to Tunisia and recommends that U.S. citizens in Tunisia maintain a high level of vigilance in light of recent terrorist attacks on sites frequented by tourists. The Tunisian government has shown its commitment to addressing security concerns and has visibly augmented its security presence at tourist locations, …

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First Plane Ride to California

It’s our honeymoon and on the plane to Disneyland !  It’s a California adventure as well as an exciting plane ride.  My first one at age 58! You are never to old to start a new adventure – call me 832.785.7540, I would love to help you plan the perfect getaway.  Gaylon  

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A Cute Couple

We have started a new adventure – a travel agency.  We want to share our love and travel with everyone.  Let us help you have the best vacation ever !

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New Hurtigruten ship named MS Spitsbergen

Norwegian explorer cruise company, Hurtigruten, has announced its newest ship will be named ‘MS Spitsbergen’ after the largest island in the Svalbard Archipelago. This very northernmost part of Norway is also where, in 1896, Hurtigruten’s founder Richard With first started explorer tourism in the Arctic. The name was chosen following a competition in which more than 15,000 suggestions were submitted …

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Norwegian Cruise Line takes Europe’s Leading Cruise Line title at World Travel Awards

Norwegian Cruise Line has been named Europe’s Leading Cruise Line for the eighth consecutive year by the World Travel Awards, and also received Europe’s Sustainable Tourism Award for Norwegian Epic. The annual awards, held in Sardinia, Italy, recognise travel companies for delivering an outstanding customer experience and are voted for by travel agents and consumers worldwide. Powered by WPeMatico

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MSC Cruises signs Caissa Touristic Group as Chinese partner

Caissa Touristic Group, China’s leading outbound tourism service provider, and Geneva, Switzerland-based MSC Cruises have entered into a strategic partnership. As part of the agreement, from May 2016, MSC Lirica will homeport in Shanghai to serve the Chinese home market. The strategic cooperation agreement between the two companies will be the longest-running and financially most significant between a cruise line …

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DFDS secures agreement on Dover-Calais route

DFDS has announced that an agreement between the staff representatives of SCOP-SeaFrance, Eurotunnel and DFDS, concerning the release of the Channel ferries Rodin and Berlioz, has been reached with the assistance of the French transport minister. As part of the agreement, DFDS is committing to the employment of 202 former SCOP-Seafrance employees in its French organisation. Powered by WPeMatico

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Azamara Club Cruises launches virtual reality on-board experience

Azamara Club Cruises has launched a new app that showcases a series of 360-degree virtual reality experiences. The video series, known as Azamara 3di, uses virtual reality technology to allow guests to experience a cruise virtually. From touring the on-board offerings of an Azamara ship, zip lining through a Costa Rican rainforest, taking a moonlit carriage ride in Cartagena, Colombia …

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