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Win an Eight-Day Trip for Two to Tokyo

, for a chance to win the grand prize: an eight-day trip to Tokyo for two, including air, hotel, and $2,400 in spending money.In addition to the grand prize, 12 activity cameras will be awarded as weekly runner-up prizes.To enter, provide the requested ... [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
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Citi Adds Transfer Partners to ThankYou Program

A majority of frequent-flyer miles are earned through purchases made by credit cards, either cards linked directly to specific airline programs or cards that award points that may be transferred into multiple airline and hotel programs, such as the Starwood ... [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
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Chase Sapphire Credit Card Adds, Deletes Perks

The Chase Sapphire Preferred card has established itself as one of the perennial favorites among travel-rewards aficionados for a number of good reasons. Among them:No foreign transaction fees Points transfer 1:1 to 11 airline and hotel programs Awards ... [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
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Product Review: EO Travel Backpack

What Is it: The EO Travel Backpack by Incase.Price and Where to Buy: $179.95 on Amazon and on Incase's website .Pros:Main compartment expands 35 percent and can hold enough for a weekend trip Padded sleeve fits up to a 17 inch laptop Protected interior ... [Published Smarter Travel - 4 hours ago]
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CheapTickets Has a New Loyalty Program (and We're Not Impressed)

The online travel agencies already boast competitive prices, plenty of inventory, and solid if not flashy user interfaces. So it's no mystery why the latest battle for the hearts and minds of travel consumers is taking place in the arena of loyalty p ... [Published Smarter Travel - 4 hours ago]
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TSA Offering $15,000 for Ideas to Speed Up Security

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) needs your help, and they're willing to pay for it.On July 15, the TSA posted a plea on Innocentive , a website designed to help creative problem-solvers come together to fix a variety of commercial and ... [Published Smarter Travel - 9 hours ago]
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Airlines See Record Profits, Thanks to Fees and High Fares

Pity not the airlines.This week, most U.S. airlines announced their operational and financial results for the second quarter. And they were nothing short of record breaking.American reported net income of $864 million. But if merger-related expenses ... [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
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The One Thing We Really Hate About Hotel Deals

Longtime points chasers will recall, wistfully, a time when a hotel chain's "systemwide promotion" was just that: systemwide. In other words, stays at any and all properties in that hotel company's network would count toward earning whatever the bonus ... [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
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How to Prepare and Use Your Smartphone Overseas

I love all the technology that makes travel easier than ever. Even when you want to get away from it all, it makes sense to take your smartphone (or tablet) with you. You can keep in touch if you want to, plus you'll have instant access to resources that ... [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

7-Night S. Caribbean Cruise from $329

The Cruise: Carnival Cruise Lines is offering a seven-night Southern Caribbean cruise onboard Carnival Valor sailing roundtrip from San Juan on August 24, 2014. Prices start from $329 per person, for an inside cabin.The Deal: Spend your summer in a tropical ... [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Unforgettable Places to Sleep in National Parks

(Photo: Parks Canada )A cabin floating on a lake. A boutique hotel. A yurt. Around North America, national parks offer incredible scenery, dazzling wildlife, and some truly funky, cool, and surprising places to stay. So leave the tent at home and instead ... [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

10 Hotels with the Best Views in the U.S.

Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur, California (Photo: Preferred Hotel Group)A perfect view is a priceless hotel amenity. It allows you to enjoy a perspective of a landscape or monument that's, for the time being, yours alone. You get to maintain a visual connection ... [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]

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And this important rule: "CheapCash can be used immediately after booking, or within 30 days, but members have one year from the date of booking to complete travel."
...As it was succinctly put by Southwest's chief Gary Kelly: "Demand is very strong, and it is balanced very nicely with the supply of seats. We're going to manage our growth very carefully so that we don't upset that balance."
...At 166 pages, it doesn't lend itself to ready summarizing. And it includes loopholes such as this: "This Watchlist Guidance has been developed to help standardize the watchlisting community's nomination and screening process. It is important to remember, however, that watchlisting is not an exact science. There are inherent limitations in any primarily name-based system and analytic judgments may differ regarding whether subjective criteria have been met."
According to the American Meat Institute's "Recommended Animal Handling Guidelines & Audit Guide: a Systematic Approach to Animal Welfare" a swine or sow weighing 200 pounds should be allocated 4 square feet of space when being transported by truck during the summer months...

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Win an Eight-Day Trip for Two to Tokyo [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
Chase Sapphire Credit Card Adds, Deletes Perks [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
Citi Adds Transfer Partners to ThankYou Program [Published Smarter Travel - 3 hours ago]
CheapTickets Has a New Loyalty Program (and We'... [Published Smarter Travel - 4 hours ago]
Product Review: EO Travel Backpack [Published Smarter Travel - 4 hours ago]
TSA Offering $15,000 for Ideas to Speed Up Secu... [Published Smarter Travel - 9 hours ago]
How to Prepare and Use Your Smartphone Overseas [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
The One Thing We Really Hate About Hotel Deals [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
Airlines See Record Profits, Thanks to Fees and... [Published Smarter Travel - 15 hours ago]
7-Night S. Caribbean Cruise from $329 [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]
Unforgettable Places to Sleep in National Parks [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]
10 Hotels with the Best Views in the U.S. [Published Smarter Travel - Jul 26 2014]
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