10 reasons you should cruise on the Queen Mary 2

| December 3, 2018

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For cruisers who love days at sea or history buffs who like a little luxury, there is nothing like a week-long transatlantic crossing on Cunard's iconic Queen Mary 2.  The world's only liner offering regularly scheduled transatlantic crossings between New York and Southampton, this is a bucket list item, for sure.

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Since 1967, YMT Vacations has specialized in organizing affordable escorted tours for the mature traveler. We offer a variety of land tours, cruise tours, and river cruises to destinations around the globe—including Hawaii, Alaska, Europe and beyond. Our staff have decades of experience as tour operators and take pride in making your vacation memorable and rewarding.

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Travel Managers speak out: 3 business travel topics post-pandemic

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Despite the global pandemic controlling business travel headlines for the past twelve months, there are quite a few other topics top of mind for travel managers today in North America. Egencia has taken a dive into the other important topics that are weighing on the minds of travel managers, and we’ve taken a look at what’s creating a buzz in the industry and within the Egencia travel manager Connect Community.

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How modern companies are disrupting business travel

Article | March 4, 2020

For decades, people had two ways to make travel arrangements. There’s the do-it-yourself (DIY) approach, beloved by individual travelers and small groups for its budget-friendliness and accommodation of various preferences. There’s also corporate travel management, used by business travelers and companies with no time or patience to plan for frequent work trips. Unlike personal travel, business travel has several limitations: which airlines and hotels a company can book with, where and how bookings can be made, and what expenses are considered valid for reimbursement.

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Impact of coronavirus on the travel industry

Article | February 29, 2020

Since first being identified in late-2019 in the Wuhan region of China, coronavirus COVID-19 has spread to dozens of countries around the world. The virus primarily passes from one person to others during coughing or sneezing. The time between exposure and the onset of symptoms is around five days. There is currently no vaccine or treatment. The outbreak is inevitably having an enormous impact on the travel industry, ranging from hotel and cruise ship quarantines to airlines halting flights in some regions.

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Which Technologies Are Transforming Travel in 2020?

Article | February 12, 2020

Like most industries, the travel and tourism sector is experiencing a tech revolution. Innovative new technology is disrupting old methods and transforming the shape of the industry. In fact, the travel and tourism sector is in a significant growth period, mostly driven by tech advancements. Certainly, tech has been the driving force behind making it easier for people to access travel. Of course, the notion of technology reshaping industries is something that is happening across sectors. When looking at how tech is changing travel, we can also see similar movements in other areas of business. For example, the gambling industry is being driven into interesting new areas by technology, with sites like bet-ny.com providing a full casino experience online. This push has allowed people to access betting in innovative new ways and from anywhere at any time, provided they have an internet connection.

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Since 1967, YMT Vacations has specialized in organizing affordable escorted tours for the mature traveler. We offer a variety of land tours, cruise tours, and river cruises to destinations around the globe—including Hawaii, Alaska, Europe and beyond. Our staff have decades of experience as tour operators and take pride in making your vacation memorable and rewarding.

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