When sending your clients to Southern California, a “Must-Shop-Stop” is the Outlets at Tejon, conveniently located approximately an hour north of LA on I-5. You will find your favorite American brands with savings up to 65% at more than 60 upscale fashion, home goods and accessories stores. Your clients will love it when you add…

 
 

Any time is a good time to visit Chickasaw Country in south-central Oklahoma, but fall is among the best. With mild weather and rich fall foliage nestled in the ancient Arbuckle Mountains, an autumn trip to Chickasaw Country offers destinations to please everyone. The season begins with the annual Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting and Festival,…

 
 

We asked our staff, “What’s a memorable piece of artwork you have seen while traveling?” Find out our the artwork that made a lasting impression on us in this month’s Staff Sound-Off.  There is a rotating head of Franz Kafka in a busy area in Prague that has always stuck in my head. It popped…

 
 

The free, self-guided tour of the Missouri History Museum is one of St. Louis’ best deals, allowing a group to learn about the region’s history and culture, and peruse one of the country’s largest regional museum collections that includes artifacts tied to aviator Charles Lindbergh, explorers Lewis and Clark, and the 1904 World’s Fair in…

 
 

With its central location and friendly atmosphere, Lincoln is a sparkling Midwestern city with attractions for an entire motor coach bus of visitors to enjoy. If you’re looking for an interactive experience or a quiet visit to a beautiful attraction, Lincoln will not disappoint! Partake in the behind-the-scenes interactive conservation tour of the International Quilt…

 
 
 

Just south of Atlanta, Macon offers first class venues, including the 120,000 sq ft Macon Centreplex, and 5,000 sleeping rooms to fit any budget.  Macon has five distinct meeting clusters that are particularly suited for hosting reunions, training, and corporate meetings in vibrant areas of the city.  Host memorable offsite functions in historic homes, interactive…

 
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Embrace Your Travel Calling

Posted by Brian Jewell in Travel Thoughts on September 06, 2018

 
 

Can I let you in on a secret? For years, I was scared to call myself a writer. I had spent my entire academic career writing things. I even wrote for the student newspaper at my university. But I never saw anything special about that because everyone writes in school. Things began to change soon…

 
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Keep Your Shoes on

Posted by Brian Jewell in Travel Thoughts on September 05, 2018

 
 

I don’t have to take my shoes off anymore. The evolution of airport security screenings has been long and difficult. For most of my professional career, the changes have all been for the worse: more restrictions, more intrusions, more hassles and less freedom. Now, for the first time in a long time, the tide seems…

 
 

Milwaukee is a city that knows how to have a good time! A vibrant urban destination on the shore of Lake Michigan, the city’s combination of cherished tradition and modern attitude makes it a can’t-miss destination every group will love. Some call Milwaukee the “City of Festivals,” and it only takes a glance at the…

 
 

Milwaukee’s unique combination of brewing history, brewing giant Miller Brewing, and passionate craft brewers makes the city a beer destination like no other and a must-see tour destination for beer lovers. Start your group off with a cold one at one of Milwaukee’s award-winning craft breweries, then take a step into the city’s brewing past….