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The World’s Best Airline For 2016: Air New Zealand

Take flight with the best full-service airlines from around the globe

If you’re looking for the best affordable options, AirlineRatings.com named Virgin America (The Americas), Scoot…

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Black-Owned Bed and Breakfast in Houston Beckons Vacationers

La Maison in Midtown is one of the few, but hailed, black-owned B&Bs

The most important decision when planning your visit to Houston (or any city, in fact)…

By Kimberly Wilson

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20 Bucket List Destinations in the United States

Local locales that should be on your must-do list

Mention the term ‘bucket list’ and most people think about traveling to a foreign country.…

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Marriott Buys Rival Starwood Hotel Chain for $12.2 Billion

Marriott hotel chain buys Starwood properties

If the deal goes through, the acquisition will add 50% more rooms to Marriott’s portfolio…

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The Worst Day to Travel This Thanksgiving

Save yourself a headache by avoiding the highways on November 24

Save yourself a headache this Thanksgiving by avoiding the highways on November 24.

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The 3 Best Ways to Learn a Foreign Language as an Adult

If you think it's too late for you to learn a foreign language, check out these tips

If you think it’s too late for you to learn a foreign language, check out…

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4 Warm Destinations to Beat the Winter Blues

Looking to get away this winter? Check out 4 warm weather destinations.

Looking to getaway this winter? Check out 3 warm weather destinations.

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7 Carry-On Must-Haves for a Long Flight

Sanity-saving must-haves for a long flight

Sanity saving must-haves for a long flight.

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6 Ways to Get Focused and Be Productive on Your Next Flight

Long flights offer a great opportunity to get some work done

Long flights offers opportunity to be productive.

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Expat Life: Brooklyn Native is Redefining the Black Experience in Murcia, Spain

Social network provides a home away from home

Las Morenas de España offers unique travel experiences and a network of expats and locals…

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4 Ways to Stay Connected While Traveling

Keep in touch with family and friends with the latest apps and gadgets

There’s nothing more frustrating than being disconnected from friends and family while traveling for an…

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[WATCH] Part 1: Luxury and Adventure on a Budget: Maldives

BE’s luxury travel on a budget series in Maldives, Zanzibar, and Costa Rica

Diving with whale sharks, flyboarding in turquoise blue water, and an unforgettable stay in an…

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Sanity-Saving Travel Apps

Eliminate travel frustrations with the latest travel tech

Long gone are the days when paper maps and 300-page guidebooks were the answers to…

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[WATCH] Part 2: Luxury and Adventure on a Budget: Zanzibar

BE’s luxury travel on a budget series in Maldives, Zanzibar, and Costa Rica

An exotic beach island located off the coast of Tanzania in Africa, Zanzibar is known…

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How to Have the Ultimate Cuban Travel Experience

Travel enthusiast Mario Nicholas shares his top five things to do in Cuba

Havana, Cuba, is quickly becoming an emerging hot spot. BlackEnterprise.com caught up with travel enthusiast…

By Kandia Johnson

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$3.9 Billion Deal: Expedia Buying AirBnB Competitor HomeAway

Purchase is the largest-ever acquisition for the travel site

Expedia, the parent company to some of the world’s largest travel sites, is buying short-term…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Could You Give Up These 15 Things For a Trip of a Lifetime?

Eliminating expenses can get you closer to your dream destination

Expense and affordability are two of the top reasons people give for not taking their…

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5 Tips to Avoid Holiday Travel Headaches

Headed out of town for the holidays? Follow these tips to keep your sanity.

Over the next 2 months, millions of people around the nation will hit the road…

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Hit the Slopes with Bravo TV’s New Luxury Travel Series “Après Ski” and Meet Cast Member Kendra Larkin

Cast member Kendra Larkin talks career transition, new travel series, and planning luxury travel experiences for the rich and famous

“Après Ski” cast member Kendra Larkin talks career transition, reality tv and planning luxury travel…

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3 Best Affordable and Enjoyable Cities in the U.S.

CheapOair hosts an awards ceremony that celebrates American cities

If you’re looking to book a last-minute vacation before the year ends, CheapOair, an online…

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Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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