Category Archives: Leisure

How technology is simplifying, personalizing travel

Technology for travelers is shaping expectations and changing the way people travel. Mobile apps like AtYourGate and App in the Air are coming on the market in response to changing guest expectations when it comes to convenience and tailored services, and providing solutions to help enhance travelers’ lives and making things easier. Continue reading How technology is simplifying, personalizing travel

American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels to Share Elite Loyalty Benefits

Like Crossover Rewards and Rewards Plus before it, a new partnership between American and Hyatt may help elite loyalty members in both programs earn some extra perks. And with little cost associated, participation is a no-brainer. Continue reading American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels to Share Elite Loyalty Benefits

Bleisure Is the Biggest Trend in Business Travel

“Bleisure” is on the rise and it’s one of the biggest trends in business travel.

Blending work travel with leisure travel is one of the best perks of traveling for work. It helps save on vacation costs and creates a better work-life balance for travelers and the concept is growing by leaps and bounds as revealed in National Car Rental’s second annual State of the Business Travel Industry Survey.

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5 Tips to Sleep Better on Your Next Trip

Getting some shut eye on a plane is a perennial challenge for travelers, but there are a few low-tech tricks that can make switching time zones and taking long haul flights a little easier. David Hamer, director of the Travel Clinic at Boston Medical Center and a professor of Global Health and Medicine at the Boston University Schools of Public Health and Medicine, shared some strategies for catching a few z’s at 30,000 feet.

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