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The Surprisingly Simple Benefits of Traveling Alone

Sometimes, it's best to travel solo

There are quite a few perks to traveling alone that may surprise you. While many…

By Candace Boggan

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[Watch] Black Travel Experts Partner With Toyota For Inspiring Video Series

Toyota storytelling campaign features tips from black travel experts

Black travel experts—award-winning filmmaker and television producer Nelson George; Zim Ugochukwu, CEO of Travel Noire;…

By Kandia Johnson

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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…

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…

By Kandia Johnson

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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…

By Kandia Johnson

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The Ultimate Travel Bucket List for Couples

If you want to get to know your partner better, travel the world together

One of the most memorable and exciting adventures you can take as a couple is…

By Kandia Johnson

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The Best Underrated U.S. Cities for Food, Music, and Art

Hotels.com reveals affordable alternatives to cities best known for food, wine, art, and music

Hotels.com reveals affordable alternatives to cities best known for food, wine, art, and music.

By Kandia Johnson

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The World’s 30 Unfriendliest Cities in the World

Travel & Leisure releases 2015 Unfriendliest Cities in the World

Travel & Leisure releases 2015 Unfriendliest Cities in the World.

By Kandia Johnson

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Luxury Pros Pick Top 4 New Hotels

Luxury travel enthusiasts talk top new hotels

Luxury Travel Enthusiasts talk top new hotels.

By Kandia Johnson

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How to Travel to the World’s Most Expensive Destinations on a Budget

Airbnb offers travelers a great opportunity to take an affordable luxury vacation

Airbnb offers travelers a great opportunity to take an affordable luxury vacation.

By Kandia Johnson

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Marriott Port-au-Prince Opens in Haiti

New property creates much-needed employment opportunities

Located in Port-au-Prince’s emerging commercial district, the property is an investment in Haiti. It’s a…

By Kimberly Wilson

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The Perfect Poconos Summer Getaway

Mount Airy is a premier-choice for all of your vacation needs

Tucked away in the mountains of the Poconos, Mount Airy Casino Resort will provide this…

By Kimberly Wilson

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10 Must-Do Experiences in Guatemala

Guatemala showcases a long list of unique travel experiences

From active volcanoes, ancient Mayan ruins, immaculate colonial cities to quite possibly the world’s most…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Mariah Carey and Charlie Wilson to Headline Jamaica Jazz and Blues 2015

The event welcomes over 30,000 fan-goers each year

As you’re planning your 2015 travel, Jamaica should be on the radar. At the top…

By Kimberly Wilson

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What Polar Vortex? Warm Up At These Hot NYC Hotel Havens

From ground-floor lobbies to sky-high rooftops, seek lodging solace

Whether you’re looking for a new workspace with a view or a meeting spot with…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Barbados: A Must-Do Checklist to Explore the Caribbean Oasis

From pristine beaches and delicious food, these are the must-see spots

Aside from pristine beaches and delicious West Indian soul food, there are many reasons Barbados…

By Kimberly Wilson

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African American Tourism CEO Has New Vision For Promoting Los Angeles

Ernest Wooden finished his first year on the job by celebrating record tourism visitation to LA with more than 42 million visitors

Los Angeles is not only the city of angels but the city of dreams. The…

By Kimberly Wilson

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BlackEnterprise.com’s Bermuda Getaway Contest Winner [Photos]

Bermuda winner, Wendy's, vacation photos

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By Sasha King

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Ready, Pack, Go

Long security lines, packing restrictions, and limits on luggage all contribute to travel frustrations of…

By Sonia Alleyne

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The Miami Market

Business, culture, and bite-sized flavors keep the city sizzling

With a richly diverse population of more than 5 million, metropolitan Miami offers great cuisine…

By Dale Coachman

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