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If you’re new to cruise vacations, you may wonder about cruise fares that are labeled “cruise cabin guarantee.” What does that mean, and can booking a guaranteed cabin save you money or help convince the upgrade fairy to

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Opinion: Rapid tests must be implemented to save travel industry

Simply wishing that COVID-19 will go away by summer of 2021 will not make it so. No vaccine, even if soon developed and found to be safe and effective, will have been widely enough administered in time. Continued reluctance of the public to travel by air may well devastate the industry, sending some carriers into bankruptcy.

The Transportation Security Administration reports that air travel remains only one-quarter of same-day travel

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13 life hacks that will save you time, from remembering to give lai see to travel tips – YP

Life can sometimes all feel like a lot of hard work. But by learning some simple tricks, or “hacks”, for dealing with common problems, you can focus less energy on solving those things, and get on with what’s important. Here are 13 of our favourites.

1 If you’ve got a super early morning, put your clothes out the night before, so you don’t have to rummage through your wardrobe when

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The Average American Could Save $1,638 With These Rewards Cards

From flat-rate cash back to lucrative travel rewards, there’s something for everyone.

Have you shied away from using rewards credit cards because you don’t know where to start? Maybe you’ve been carrying around the same rewards credit card for a decade, even though your spending habits have changed.

If that’s the case, you’re probably leaving a lot of money on the table. Using research by The Ascent on the monthly

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To save the season, NFL, NFLPA should agree to put all teams in hotels now

On Tuesday morning, with three weeks and 48 games of the 2020 NFL regular-season in the books, it looked like the NFL had cracked the COVID code. By Tuesday night, everything changed.

From the the outbreak of the virus in Tennessee to the images of maskless stupidity in Las Vegas, what had seemed to be a sure thing quickly became tenuous and uncertain. The constant drip of stray positives pushed

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‘Save Yourselves!’ review: Hipsters vs. aliens

When co-writers/co-directors Alex Huston Fischer and Eleanor Wilson premiered their feature debut “Save Yourselves!” at the Sundance Film Festival in early 2020, they could not have known just how eerily and specifically prescient their film about hipsters at the end of the world would be. While extraterrestrials haven’t shown up to kill us all (yet), the film does predict such apocalyptic details that have come to pass as a sudden

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The Battle To Save The World’s Rarest Species From Extinction Following Mauritius Oil Spill

On Monday September 24, at a virtual meeting hosted by the UN Headquarters in New York, 60 world leaders signed a ‘Leaders Pledge for Nature’ to stop the loss of biodiversity. Heads of State from France, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Panama signed.

Noticeably, the embattled political leaders from Japan and Mauritius were not signatories.

The Leaders

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‘Save Yourselves!’ follows familiar formula, but proves prescient

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When co-writers/co-directors Alex Huston Fischer and Eleanor Wilson premiered their feature debut “Save Yourselves!” at the Sundance Film Festival early this year, they could not have known just how eerily and specifically prescient their film about hipsters at the end of the world would be.

While extraterrestrials haven’t shown up to kill us all (yet), the film does predict apocalyptic details that have all

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LEADING OFF: Cubs’ Darvish tries to save season vs Marlins

Chicago is counting on Yu Darvish to avoid a playoff sweep. The ace right-hander was a steady presence for the Cubs throughout the pandemic-shortened season, joining the NL Cy Young Award conversation. A four-time All-Star with Texas, he tied Cleveland’s Shane Bieber for the major league lead with eight wins and was second in the NL to Cincinnati’s Trevor Bauer with a 2.01 ERA.

The Marlins will counter with 22-year-old

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Sunak’s scheme will save just one job per business travel company

Video: CBI chief defends job support scheme (Sky News)

CBI chief defends job support scheme

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Last week, the chancellor outlined his Winter Economy Plan — trying to balance the needs of the economy with our health and wellbeing. No enviable task. 

Listening to his polished performance in the Commons, it would be easy to conclude that the chancellor’s new approach

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Hipsters vs. aliens in ‘Save Yourselves!,’ a war of the worrieds

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Sunita Mani and John Reynolds in the movie “Save Yourselves!” ( Bleecker Street)

When co-writers/co-directors Alex Huston Fischer and Eleanor Wilson premiered their feature debut “Save Yourselves!” at the Sundance Film Festival in early 2020, they could not have known just how eerily and specifically prescient their film about hipsters at the end of the world would be. While extraterrestrials haven’t shown up to kill us all (yet), the film

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The biggest gaming companies from around the world formed an alliance one year ago to combat climate change. Its architect explains how video games can save the planet.

  • Last year, over a dozen video-game companies announced an alliance to combat climate change in New York City.
  • “Playing For The Planet” was designed to bring companies together to share knowledge and make commitments to curbing emissions and encouraging planet-friendly actions among the gaming community.
  • Dr. Trista Patterson, the author of the “Playing For The Planet” study that serves as the basis for the alliance, talked to Business Insider about
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Alaska Airlines captain and flight attendant retire early to save their kids’ jobs

“It is like handing over the baton.”

Thirty-two years ago, Alaska Airlines Capt. Lee Erickson sat next to a flight attendant named Brenda during a layover on a red-eye flight from Seattle to Anchorage.

“I thought, ‘Boy, she sure is a nice girl, you know?'” Erickson recalled.

Six months later they were

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Want cleaner air? Vote yes on Measure RR to save Caltrain

Two weeks ago, the Bay Area saw skies turned orange with smoke and flames from wildfires that are still burning — continuing to compromise the quality of air and the quality of Bay Area life. The climate crisis isn’t impending — we are in the midst of it, and with each year it will come to have more extreme impacts on both our health and the viability of the Bay

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Simple ways to save money for travelling

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Here’s Why Rapid Testing For Hawaii Flights Might Just Save Travel

Yesterday United Airlines announced it would begin offering rapid COVID-19 testing at San Francisco Airport for passengers traveling to Hawaii. Results take around 15 minutes. This is just one airport, for flights on one airline to one destination – and yet it may just be a watershed moment for travel in the era of COVID.

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Can China Save Travel Retail in 2020? | BoF Professional, China Decoded

SHANGHAI, China — The duty free market is usually fuelled by Chinese tourists overseas. Amid the pandemic, domestic travellers are helping sustain the struggling sector.

As China gears up for its annual October Golden Week holiday period, its domestic travel retail industry is on an impressive upswing. After a record-breaking summer for domestic travel (and associated travel retail sales), China’s Ministry for Culture and Tourism has estimated that about 500

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Big Brands Must Share Resources to Save Mom ’n’ Pops

(Bloomberg) — In a panel discussion during the travel industry Skift Global Forum 2020 on Tuesday, Sept. 23, Sebastien Bazin, chief executive officer of French hotel group Accor SA, painted the most honest portrait of what it looks like to be an hotelier today.



a large building with Raffles Hotel in the background: The renowned Raffles Hotel, operated by Accor SA, in Singapore.


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The renowned Raffles Hotel, operated by Accor SA, in Singapore.

“It’s time to pivot,” he said of his time-tested hospitality business

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CEOs and unions come together in 11th hour plea for Congress to save airline jobs

CEOs and union leaders joined together Tuesday to plead with Congress for another $28 billion in federal help for the battered airline industry, saying that 100,000 good paying jobs in the industry will be lost next week without the help.

The joint event in the shadow of Capitol Hill comes at a time of rising partisan rancor in Congress over the fight on filling the seat of Justice Ruth Bader

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Time Is Running Out For Lawmakers To Save Airline Industry And Jobs

Congress rushed to approve emergency aid for the airline industry in March just as the economic shock waves of the pandemic were beginning to be felt. However, six months later it is becoming clear that the damage done to the industry—despite the government intervention—is more severe than anyone anticipated. Another government intervention may be the only way to forestall widespread bankruptcies and preserve the domestic airline industry.

Today, U.S. airlines

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