FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.
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Oct 21, 2020

Alliance-Branded Lounges Bring Benefits to Airports, Airlines and Customers

Premium travelers know the benefits of holding a first- or business- class ticket extend beyond those front-of-the-craft cabins boasting lie-flat seats, fine dining and top-shelf wines and liquors. Yes, extra baggage allowances and access to priority check-in, security, boarding and luggage retrieval also make the travel experience more pleasant. Perhaps the perk experienced flyers most appreciate, however, is access to airport lounges.

What To Expect When Flying: oneworld Debuts Information Portal

Though air travel slowed as airports temporarily closed and borders shuttered to stifle the spread of coronavirus, the airline industry — led by oneworld alliance member airlines — enacted enhanced protective measures to reduce risk and protect passengers.

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Oct 21, 2020

3 Best Shoes for Travel

Typically, travel involves a lot of walking around and exploring new places and things — comfortable shoes are key to ensure you don’t get blisters.

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FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

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Oct 20, 2020

New Study Shows Risk of COVID-19 Exposure “Virtually Nonexistent” When Masked on Planes

The Department of Defense and United Airlines conducted a study that found when masks are worn, there is only a 0.003 percent chance that particles from air travelers can enter a passenger’s breathing space who is sitting beside him/her. DOD and United Airlines ran 300 tests in just over six months with a mannequin on a United aircraft.

The Perfect Fit

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, small businesses create two-thirds of net new jobs and account for nearly 48 percent of the U.S. private sector workforce. And small- and medium-sized businesses outpace all other sectors as one of the fastest-growing in the United States. InterContinental® Hotels Group (IHG) goes above and beyond to create opportunities for this segment with its IHG® Business Edge program, voted Best Small- to Mid-Sized Business Program in Global Traveler’s 2019 GT Tested Reader Survey awards.

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Oct 20, 2020

6 Reasons to Say #WelcomeBacktoTravel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

As more destinations around the globe reopen to travelers, we are ready to get back to one of our favorite activities. Join us over the next several weeks as we take you to places around the world saying #WelcomeBacktoTravel. Take a visual journey through Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with us.

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Oct 13, 2020

Renowned Monarch Beach Resort to Join Waldorf Astoria Portfolio

The celebrated, Orange County, California, Monarch Beach Resort will join the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio. The distinctive, 400-room resort in Dana Point is a perfect fit for Hilton’s iconic luxury hotel brand. Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club will offer panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and unmatched amenities.

Five Things You Need to Know About Punta Cana’s New Finest Resort

Finding a beachfront Punta Cana all-inclusive resort for all ages can be daunting when you want to take home great memories with loved ones but also experience a sophisticated escape. Now, you can have both thanks to a new resort: Finest Punta Cana.

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Oct 12, 2020

4 Reasons to Say #WelcomeBacktoTravel in Topsail Island, North Carolina

As more destinations around the globe reopen to travelers, we are ready to get back to one of our favorite activities. Join us over the next several weeks as we take you to places around the world saying #WelcomeBacktoTravel. Take a visual journey through Topsail Island, North Carolina, with us.