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March 25, 2019 - The Mercury News

Top 25 best beaches in America 2019 - by Jessica Yadegaran

TripAdvisor recently unveiled its 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards for the country’s top 25 beaches. Of their picks, 40 percent are in Florida and almost 30 percent are in Hawaii. 

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A phenomenon called “vacation shaming” is on a marked rise for the first time since 2016 as a growing number of Americans are taking shorter vacations, or simply not taking them at all to avoid guilt, shame or even fear of taking time off.

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February 18, 2019 - Travel Weekly

With Mexico Tourism Board closing, private sector seeks promotion options - by Jeri Clausing & Eric Moya

After months of rumors, the Mexico Tourism Board has confirmed that Mexico's federal government plans to shutter the bulk of its operations. What remains unclear is what kind of inbound tourism promotion body, if any, will replace it. That uncertainty has travel companies scrambling for alternatives to keep from losing years of momentum in building Mexico into the destination it is today.

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February 12, 2019 - SF Gate

U.S. not keeping up with boom in international travel - by Chris McGinnis

While plenty of foreign tourists are still coming to the United States, the country is not benefiting as much as other nations from an overall boom in international travel and tourism. 

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January 24, 2019 -

This New Website Gives Exclusive Military Travel Discounts - by Patricia Kime

Military personnel, retirees and their family members now have access to an exclusive discount travel website managed by Priceline.

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