Travel is the Perfect Gift

11 Nov 2016

There is nothing that compares to the spirit lifting value of a well-planned and well-loved getaway. This holiday season, or at any time of year, giving the gift of a customized vacation to the one you love will create good feelings and memories to last a lifetime. Spa Vacation Package If your loved one is worn out from an over scheduled year of work, parenting, or... View Article

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Acendas Travel Makes Global Entry Enrollment Easy

01 Nov 2016

For those in the Kansas City area, Acendas Travel is sponsoring a Global Entry Enrollment Interview Event, December 6 – 8 at its offices in Mission, Kan.  Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States.  Global Entry also qualifies the traveler for domestic TSA Pre-Check, so there is no need... View Article

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Destination Spotlight: Thailand

01 Nov 2016

Your passport to Asia starts here! As a trending destination for 2017, Asia is a continent that has intrigued travelers through its spirituality, adventure and vibrancy. We begin our journey in Thailand, a small country in Southeast Asia. Best known for its temples, Buddhist art, local food, island hopping, and shopping, there is something for every traveler to enjoy while vacationing here. Thailand has a... View Article

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Acendas Travel Grows Portfolio with Acquisition of Edina Travel

04 Oct 2016

Acendas Travel, with headquarters co-located in Minneapolis and Kansas City, has expanded with the acquisition of Edina Travel. The move continues a expanding presence of Acendas Travel operations in the Twin Cities, which began with the acquisition of Vanguard Travel in 2010. That was followed by folding in Gateway Express Travel (2012) and Interlachen Travel (2013). Edina Travel had been in business for 33 years... View Article

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Autumn in Hawaii is Paradise for the Senses

13 Jul 2016

While Summer is the high season for tourism in Hawaii, in September, the crowds thin out and pricing on everything from hotels to airfare drops. The weather in September through November is slightly cooler than summer, experiencing pleasant daytime highs in the upper 70s instead of the mid-80s. At night, the temperatures drop by 10 degrees, creating the perfect climate for a luau or other... View Article

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Amazing Places Where Your Dollar Goes Further This Year and Next

07 Jul 2016

Canada Last year the Canadian dollar took quite a tumble. It’s slowly making a comeback, but still hovers at a bargain 77 cents to the US dollar, effectively marking down everything at 25 percent off. Lower hotel prices complement the favorable exchange rate, making a trip to the Canadian Rockies, the historic Atlantic coast and even the cosmopolitan cities of Toronto and Montreal a smart... View Article

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Experience Your Own Backyard with a Quick Getaway

06 Jul 2016

Summer is beyond the halfway point. But you still haven’t taken a vacation. Or, perhaps the luster has worn off the spring break trip. You want to escape the doldrums of work, but aren’t sure what options exist. You’ve done Europe, Mexico and the Caribbean. What’s out there that’s fun and exciting? The answer might be right under your feet. The United States – and... View Article

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10 Reasons That Cruising Is Good For You!

30 Jun 2016

Whether clearing the mind, resting your body, bonding with family or enjoying active pursuits is your goal, cruising is a great choice. 1. Great Value Planning a vacation is stressful enough, and staying on top of your budget and spending can be overwhelming. Keep yourself sane and book a cruise vacation with great value. For one price up front, your dining, accommodations, entertainment, and transportation... View Article

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