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  • US State Department Warns Of Violence In Parts Of Mexico
    US State Department Warns Of Violence In Parts Of Mexico International Business Times

    The updated travel warning said the risk of violence was less in resort areas and tourist destinations than in border areas or along trafficking routes.

    US State Department Warns Of Violence In Parts Of Mexico

    The updated travel warning said the risk of violence was less in resort areas and tourist destinations than in border areas or along trafficking routes.

  • These Two Major Cruise Lines Can Now Sail To Cuba
    These Two Major Cruise Lines Can Now Sail To Cuba International Business Times

    Cruise ships will only make stops to Havana as a part of broader trips.

    These Two Major Cruise Lines Can Now Sail To Cuba

    Cruise ships will only make stops to Havana as a part of broader trips.

  • New Orleans' Businesses Fear Latest Mass Shooting Will Hurt Tourism
    New Orleans' Businesses Fear Latest Mass Shooting Will Hurt Tourism IBTimes

    The fatal shootout escalated from an argument between two men.

    New Orleans' Businesses Fear Latest Mass Shooting Will Hurt Tourism

    The fatal shootout escalated from an argument between two men.

  • State Department Issues Travel Alert For Europe IBTimes

    The travel advisory will remain in place until Feb. 20, 2017, according to the State Department.

    State Department Issues Travel Alert For Europe

    The travel advisory will remain in place until Feb. 20, 2017, according to the State Department.

  • A man who's been traveling for 10 years says this is the biggest budgeting mistake people make when planning a vacation Business Insider

    Many people think they need to save up a huge vacation budget — but that isn’t always the case. “I always describe budget travel as doing exactly what you do back home except somewhere else,” Kepnes explained …

    A man who's been traveling for 10 years says this is the biggest budgeting mistake people make when planning a vacation

    Many people think they need to save up a huge vacation budget — but that isn’t always the case. “I always describe budget travel as doing exactly what you do back home except somewhere else,” Kepnes explained to Torabi. Bottom line: Don’t let your vacation budget — or lack thereof — hold you back from traveling.

  • Tourism is booming in Canada, especially from the U.S. Insight

    For Canada’s smallest province, tourism is an important economic driver, adding over 7,700 direct jobs and $400-million in economic activity.

    Tourism is booming in Canada, especially from the U.S.

    For Canada’s smallest province, tourism is an important economic driver, adding over 7,700 direct jobs and $400-million in economic activity.

  • Here Are the Best Weekend Getaway Spots Throughout the United States Mic

    Check out these American hot spots if you've got the travel bug but work full time, too.

    Here Are the Best Weekend Getaway Spots Throughout the United States

    Check out these American hot spots if you've got the travel bug but work full time, too.

  • 5 Cheap Vacation Destinations to Make the Most of Your Summer Mic

    No trust fund? No problem. Here are some vacation ideas for the wanderlusting-with-a-budget types.

    5 Cheap Vacation Destinations to Make the Most of Your Summer

    No trust fund? No problem. Here are some vacation ideas for the wanderlusting-with-a-budget types.

  • Escaping to the warmth of St. Lucia Insight

    In St. Lucia, you have the flora, not the fauna, the gorgeous coastline but not the sandy shoals. You can be forgiven for being a little vague on the specifics when it comes to St. Lucia. St. Lucia doesn’t …

    In St. Lucia, you have the flora, not the fauna, the gorgeous coastline but not the sandy shoals. You can be forgiven for being a little vague on the specifics when it comes to St. Lucia. St. Lucia doesn’t do straight lines.

  • Cruise ships named in U.S. pollution case have stopped in Victoria CBC

    Four vessels which have visited Victoria in recent years were named in a pollution case against Princess Cruise Lines for illegal dumping of contaminated waste at sea.

    Four vessels which have visited Victoria in recent years were named in a pollution case against Princess Cruise Lines for illegal dumping of contaminated waste at sea.

  • Airbnb impact on rents, hotels in Victoria minimal, analyst says CBC

    Airbnb isn't to blame for rental housing shortages, and measures to reduce the number of home-share listings won't fix the problem. Airdna co-founder Scott Shatford was fined earlier this year for operating …

    Airbnb impact on rents, hotels in Victoria minimal, analyst says

    Airbnb isn't to blame for rental housing shortages, and measures to reduce the number of home-share listings won't fix the problem. Airdna co-founder Scott Shatford was fined earlier this year for operating short-term Airbnb rentals in Santa Monica, California, in violation of that city's ban.

  • Kensington prevents Santa from holding up traffic CBC

    Kensington, P.E.I.'s Santa Claus parade this Sunday is shorter and is taking a different route. Mayor Rowan Caseley says the town received feedback that the old route, which went along Highway 2 from …

    Kensington, P.E.I.'s Santa Claus parade this Sunday is shorter and is taking a different route. Mayor Rowan Caseley says the town received feedback that the old route, which went along Highway 2 from Barrett Street to Sunset Drive, was holding up traffic between Charlottetown and Summerside. "You can imagine if you're …