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travel

[ME. travailen, to travail, to journey]
1. To move from place to place, e.g., from one country to another.
2. The act of moving among different places or countries. Travel to some locations presents health risks, such as deep venous thrombosis, diarrhea, geographically specific infections (e.g., malaria), injury, insomnia, rashes, colds, and influenza.
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Oh, go with me,' said the master; 'if we six are together, we shall easily travel through the wide world.
There was once upon a time a man who understood all sorts of arts; he served in the war, and bore himself bravely and well; but when the war was over, he got his discharge, and set out on his travels with three farthings of his pay in his pocket.
Travel agents, faced with dwindling commission rates on ticket sales and declining use of their services, have turned to selling travel insurance to make a profit.
One trend, recently discussed at the 22nd Annual Caribbean Tourism Conference held in Jamaica in September 1998, is to design travel programs to appeal to the diverse African-American Market.
Figure 30: Top five destinations for Australian outbound travel, 2002-20
NEW YORK -- First sentence of release dated February 15, 2007 should read: Business travel costs are expected to reach new highs in 2007, as The American Express Business Travel Forecast indicates a three to six percent increase in U.
SOUTHLAKE, Texas -- Sabre Travel Network, the world's largest and most rewarding marketplace for buying and selling travel, today announced that executive Tom Klein was named as a recipient of the travel industry's prestigious 25 Most Influential Executives of 2006 as awarded by Business Travel News (BTN).
Two of the most recognized faith-based travel industry authorities have launched the World Religious Travel Association (WRTA) (www.
Through the agreement, Regent Seven Seas Cruise products are now available for subscribers of the Sabre (GDS), including more than 900 travel agencies already activated through Regent's reservations system.
The Window Seat blog offers a unique fusion of expert information gathered from a decade of experience in the travel business with first-hand accounts from travelers themselves.
SOUTHLAKE, Texas -- Todd Wallace, managing director for airline distribution at Sabre Travel Network, has been elected president of the Computerized Airline Sales and Marketing Association (CASMA), an international travel industry non-profit organization that provides an educational forum for members to address the challenges of airline distribution.
Sabre Worldwide Commission Manager will be available to hotel operators around the world and will give them a new ability to track commission payments to travel agencies on a global scale, while enabling agencies to track, manage and - where necessary - claim commissions easily and efficiently.