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Pasadena travel bookshop Distant Lands will close bricks-and-mortar store to focus on web sales

2 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Distant Lands, a Pasadena travel shop that has sold books, maps, accessories and staged programs by writers since 1989, will close it brick-and-mortar store on Friday. On Distant Lands' website, owner Adrian Kalvinskas said the shop would continue as a web-based retailer at distantlands.com , specializing...
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What to do when travelers shop around

2 monthes ago   |   By Move Global

When business travelers comparison shop on consumer sites, the corporate travel program takes a hit, Advito's Michael Silvey writes in a blog published by the business travel consultancy.
“Travelers who search for information externally will already have ideas about the price of the trip and may be emotionally invested in a particular itinerary or type of accommodation,” explains Silvey, senior director and practice area leader of Traveler Engagement for Advito.
“If the options available through your program don't match up, travelers will be disappointed or dissatisfied. That can snowball...
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