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Cruising Infographic

DATE : July 1, 2013

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Cruising is a massive industry with dozens of cruiselines and hundreds of options available. We’ve created an infographic to show the highlights of the sizes of each category of cruise ships. Click the image to see a larger version. Cruising Infographic

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About Us Infographic

DATE : April 2, 2013

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Thomas Travel has been in business for 62 years making it  the oldest, continually operational travel agency in Salt Lake City.  That being said, our company has played  witness to several incredible hallmarks in travel history as have we, the  current operators of our company, had the opportunity to travel to some really  remarkable places.  […]

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Conde Nast Traveler’s World Savers Awards 2012

DATE : August 20, 2012

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  Conde Nast Traveler has released their list of world saving  travel companies.  With six categories  that include: education, health, poverty, preservation, wildlife, and doing it  all these were some of our favorites that made the list: Preservation Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa This set of 40 suite villas that are situated in Australia’s Blue […]

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Things Abroad

DATE : May 15, 2012

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As travel professionals we’ve been to alot of amazing places. But, as far as we’ve been, there’s still so much we want to see and so many wonderful places we want to revisit. Here’s a list of our favorites and that which draws us to keep traveling. Logan Marshall, Internet Marketing Manager Hotel Sacher’s Cafe […]

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Cruising Green

DATE : April 23, 2012

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Cruising is by no means sustainable, but the cruise industry is making strides in becoming more environmentally friendly. Cruising Green © castelberry – Fotolia.com Holland America Cruiselines: Holland America, which tops the Friends of the Earth’s Cruise Report Card for environmental friendliness, has instituted several creative approaches to their cruises. •Fuel Conservation ◦Applying reflective paint […]

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International Desserts

DATE : February 10, 2012

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Desserts provide a remarkable insight into the cultures that create them. Though it’s possible to find Americanized versions here at home it just isn’t the same as the authentic version. So here are some to check out the next time you’re abroad: Macaron Macarons Macarons from Pierre Marcolini Photo by Michel Osmenda The macaron, the […]

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6 of Our Favorite Travel Writers and Movies

DATE : November 4, 2011

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Here’s our list of some of our favorite travel writers and movies. Some are natural choices and others perhaps not immediately recognizable for their contributions to the travel genre. Each has some aspect that inspires a wanderlust in us. Authors Gril Reading © lichtmeister – Fotolia.com Frances Mayes ◦Frances Mayes’s first memoir, Under the Tuscan […]

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At Leisure by Trafalgar Tours

DATE : September 19, 2011

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Trafalgar Tours are known for their expert tour guides, comfortable accommodations, and hassle free desinations. But, for some, jumping from location to location and museum to museum can become wearing–especially on longer trips. For the more casual traveler At Leisure by Trafalgar Tours offers many of the benefits of Trafalgar’s traditional touring style but with […]

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