| Oct 21, 2013
Spending on business travel is expected to surge in 2014, a sign of continuing confidence in the U.S. economy. But the rosy business outlook could be marred by further feuding in Washington that leads to another government shutdown.
The message of...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 3:38 PM
For years Americans have led the world in business travel spending. That is about to change.
With China's economy surging, business travel spending from the world's most populous country is expected to jump 14% in 2013 and 17% next year, according to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
According to the Freelancers' Union, a support and advocacy group, one-third of the workforce can be considered independent -- the self-employed, contractors, consultants, temps and sole proprietors. For everyone who received at least one 1099-MISC in the...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 8:07 PM
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — This island offers so many visual treats — gorgeous beaches, rugged hills, beautiful churches and majestic historic forts — that dining becomes a virtual afterthought. A hunk of meat or fish, some sides of mofongo...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:52 AM
Whether you're traveling to Edmonton on business or taking advantage of its nature gateway status to access such attractions as Jasper National Park or the Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area, you'll find the city has much more to offer than overnight...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The digital revolution has imperiled the future of many job categories, including darkroom film processor, typewriter repairman and telephone operator.
With the surge of sophisticated travel websites, can we include travel agents on the list of nearly...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:05 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - From sightseeing city runs and nature hikes down country trails to surfing sessions, hotels are luring leisure and business clients outside their climate-controlled rooms for outdoor activities to keep fit while traveling for business...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Many travel for business. Some travel for fun. Food people travel to eat. We asked our favorite eating enthusiasts the question "When you travel to eat, where do you go?" The delicious responses follow:
Chef Bill Kim owns Chicago restaurants Urban...
| Feb 3, 2013
Anyone who has booked a last-minute flight knows you pay more when you wait. But you also pay more if you book too early. What's too early? What's too late?
Pity the poor fare geek trying to hit that elusive sweet spot.
Discount travel site Cheapair....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:32 AM
When the Ravens arrive in New Orleans for the Super Bowl on Monday, they want to treat the visit to the Big Easy as a business trip.
Avoiding the debauchery and merriment of the French Quarter is among the Ravens' priorities as they prepare for the...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Stop hiding from your friends. With this website, meet-ups just got easier, whether you're traveling the globe for business or pleasure.
What it does: Simplifies the planning process for group meet-ups around the world.