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American Airlines to Offer Nonstop Service From Dallas and Chicago to St. Thomas

Weekly Saturday Flights Coming Winter 2019

Travel to the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) this winter got a whole lot easier as the USVI Department of Tourism announced new American Airlines service to St. Thomas from Dallas-Fort Worth and Chicago, beginning December 21, … Continue reading

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Reservations Now Being Confirmed at the All-New Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley, Opening This Fall

The 8th Four Seasons hotel in California is also the very first to include on-site winery and vineyard

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley is now confirming reservations for arrivals beginning November 1, 2019 in advance of its highly anticipated opening in the heart of California’s famed … Continue reading

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Ethiopian Skylight Hotel Inaugurated in Addis Ababa

Grand Skylight Hotel, a renowned home-grown hospitality brand in China, has successfully launched her flagship hotel in Addis Ababa, the hub city of East Africa with world-acclaimed Ethiopian Airlines. This move signifies Grand Skylight’s international presence in Africa, and is an affirmative step in China’s Belt and … Continue reading

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2019 Visitation Guidelines for the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Starting in January 2019, the museum will launch a new set of visitation guidelines with the introduction of peak and off-peak seasons. From March through August, the museum will require timed entry passes for the peak season when visitation is highest. During … Continue reading

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Amtrak Launches Social Media Residency Program

Residents will ride Amtrak’s signature long-distance trains and share their experience on social; casting call now open

Amtrak has created #AmtrakTakeMeThere, a new social media residency program that showcases the diversity of Amtrak passengers and their unique train travel experiences. Instead … Continue reading

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12th Annual Sisters and Friends Getaway to Martha’s Vineyard Gives Black Women An Opportunity To Network, Bond, Relax And Rejuvenate

Looking for a way to extend the summer? Join Sisters and Friends Getaway to Martha’s Vineyard for a last minute vacation. After 12 years of hosting women for a relaxing and rejuvenating week on the Vineyard, host Connie Portis will soon be … Continue reading

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FLIGHT DEAL: Discover Dubai with Turkish Airlines for as low as $689 Round Trip

Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more destinations than any other in the world, is currently offering discounted fares to Dubai.  From September 2018 to May 2019, travelers can take advantage of these special fares to explore one of … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Airlines According to Consumer Reports Readers

In our latest survey, 55,000 members rate carriers on staff service, seat comfort, pricing transparency and more
For most passengers, air travel has become a constant struggle to avoid ultra-tight seating, hefty luggage fees, and itinerary-wrecking delays. But a small number … Continue reading

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