Author: Sheri

Jet Blue Airlines … affordable without sacrifice

Last week I flew to New York City from the Buffalo/Niagara Airport on Jet Blue Airlines. This was my first time flying on Jet Blue, but it won’t be my last! I chose Jet Blue because of the price. It was the cheapest flight I could find to NYC, and I wanted to save money wherever I could. I have found myself on some pretty tiny propeller airplanes in the past, and I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I was pleasantly surprised when I boarded the plane. The seats were not cramped, and there was more leg room...

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HOLIDAY INN HOTELS CELEBRATES 60 YEARS OF FIRSTS

HOLIDAY INN HOTELS CELEBRATES 60 YEARS OF FIRSTS Launches Memorable “Firsts” Consumer Campaign to Giveaway Up to 60 Free Room Nights a Day in August ATLANTA (August 1, 2012) – The Holiday Inn brand family, the world’s largest midscale hotel brand by number of rooms, is globally celebrating 60 years of innovative firsts today by launching an extensive campaign to mark the brand’s anniversary. The vision by founder Kemmons Wilson to build a chain of hotels with a brand name guests could trust was the driving force behind developing the first Holiday Inn hotel in 1952. Holiday Inn has...

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AmaWaterways Celebrates Its 10th Year of River Cruising

 AmaWaterways Celebrates Its 10th Year of River Cruising River Cruise Line Leads the Industry with Unforgettable Experiences Around the Globe   CHATSWORTH, CA – (July 25, 2012) – In celebration of 10 years of award-winning river cruising, AmaWaterways rolled out the red carpet for the company’s gala held on Sunday, July 22 near its headquarters in Chatsworth, California. From caroling through Europe’s cobblestone streets to exploring Africa’s exotic Chobe River, AmaWaterways continues to lead the industry by providing an opportunity for its guests to explore over 20 countries. “In the past 10 years, river cruising has evolved faster than...

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PlaneClear Partners with In The Know Experiences for Ultimate Summer Olympics Experience

PlaneClear Partners with In The Know Experiences for Ultimate Summer Olympics Experience NEW YORK – July 24, 2012 – PlaneClear, the dynamic private aviation firm that has redefined standards in private jet travel, and elite travel company In The Know Experiences, have partnered to create an exclusive Olympics program. This alliance presents an opportunity to gain access to the most in-demand events in London during the competition. The luxury offering includes private jet transfer, accommodation at a highly sought after London property and choice seating to some of the most popular games at the Olympics. Seth Kaplan, Founder of...

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Niagara Offers the Ideal Canadian Golf Getaway

Niagara Offers the Ideal Canadian Golf Getaway It’s about more than just hitting the course NIAGARA FALLS, Ont.—Not far from the thundering waters of Niagara Falls, lush green fairways give way to carefully manicured greens. Stand in the tee box and enjoy picturesque vistas like the Niagara Gorge, the Niagara Falls skyline or quaint vineyards. Golfing in Niagara is a golf experience unlike anywhere else in Canada, and is unique for the number of options available to the golf enthusiast as well as the length of time available to chase the little dimpled ball around the grass. “It is...

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Expedia.ca Releases 2012 Flip Flop Report

Expedia.ca Releases 2012 Flip Flop Report: Study Examines Beachgoer Behaviours and Preferences Across Five Continents Global study reveals attitudes toward price, beach quality, and nude sunbathing   TORONTO (ON), May 16, 2012 – Expedia.ca, Canada’s largest online travel provider, announced the results of a global survey that sheds light on the preferences of the typical beach-loving Canadian vacationer, many of whom will soon populate seashores around the globe.  According to Expedia.ca’s 2012 Flip Flop Report, Canada is among the most enthusiastic about beach vacations, with 45 per cent of Canadians saying they prefer a beach vacation to all other types of vacations, far ahead of the global average of 33 per cent. The survey, conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of Expedia.ca, provides an analysis of behaviour and preferences of more than 8,000 adults in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia in a total of 21 countries. Globally, the average beach holiday is just over one week in length at 7.7 days.  Canadians inch past the global average length of beach stay and spend an average of 7.8 days on the sunny shores, which puts us well beyond our North American counterparts, with the US and Mexico both at only 5.6 days. We are also much farther ahead than the Korean beachgoers who were the shortest at only 3.2 days.  Europeans loved the beach the most with...

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