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Oct 20th

2017

Author By Jim Bendt
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HOW IS THE CARIBBEAN RECOVERING?

This recent excerpt from the New York Times Travel Section shares a detailed account of which Caribbean islands were hit hardest, where recovery efforts are at and which areas are already coming out the other side of a treacherous hurricane season.   After an unforgiving start to the hurricane season, some idyllic Caribbean destinations are […]

Sep 18th

2017

Author By Jim Bendt
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What’s Hot in Luxury Travel?

Virtuoso Travel Week 2017: As part of the elite travel consortium Virtuoso, Pique Travel has access to some of the best worldwide partners, unique experiences and travel knowledge available in the industry. In August every year, thousands of Virtuoso travel partners descend upon Las Vegas to shop for the upcoming year of travel.  In fact, […]

May 18th

2017

Author By Jim Bendt
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New Cruise Ships for 2017 and 2018

Cruising continues to be a popular way to vacation, exposing travelers to multiple destinations with the perk of only having to unpack once. Those who consider themselves “cruisers” are typically pretty loyal to cruising. In fact, 92% of travelers returning from a cruise are likely to book another one. What brings them back? One reason […]

Apr 19th

2017

Author By Jim Bendt
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What is Sustainable Tourism?

As 2017 began, the United Nations announced that they were declaring it the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The term ‘sustainable tourism’ has become a buzzword recently yet there is still often confusion about what it means or how you can participate in it as a traveler. What is Sustainable Tourism? The general […]

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