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Why it’s important to encourage vacation

HuffPost Travel posted an interesting and important article about the “vacation shaming” epidemic that occurs throughout America. “You’re taking another vacation?” “Didn’t you just go somewhere?” If you’ve ever been asked any of these questions, then you have been a victim of this epidemic. Travel offers so many benefits to an individual – increases happiness, health, creativity, …

Travel and leisure emojis

A few months ago, in honor of 2015 as the year of the emoji, we did  a state-by-state breakdown of the top travel and leisure emojis used by people on Twitter. From the ever popular “tent” in Wyoming to “snowflakes” in Montana and Alaska and “tropical drink” in Hawaii, we loved getting a glimpse into what fall travelers were excited about. Some …