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    Flying Cars & “Flying” In To Your Private Treehouse Accommodations: Travel Predictions For 2030

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    From flying cars to “flying” into your luxury treehouse accommodations zipline-style, here’s a glimpse of travel trends 15 years into the future. During December, it’s not unusual to make predictions about the year ahead. But a recent survey, commissioned by Marriott Rewards Credit Card from Chase, jumped further ahead in time, asking people in the… Read more »

    Spotlight On Meeting Professionals — 2016

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    Meeting professionals spend much of their time working behind the scenes, tending to details large and small, in order to keep meetings running smoothly. They also put a great deal of energy into designing events that are fun, engaging and memorable. So it is an honor and a privilege to put these hard-working and creative… Read more »

    Life In The Talty Lane: Golf Builds Business Relationships

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    Opinions, quotes and other pointless commentary from our publisher, Talty O’Connor Golf is not exactly a new sports phenomenon. People have been playing stick and ball games since before Julius Caesar invaded Britain. He was probably shunned by the British Open selection committee. Golf, as we know it, was “officially” created in Scotland in the… Read more »

Making Headlines

    Sea Trail Golf Resort Plans A $1.3 Million Renovation This Summer

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    By Alan Blondin, Myrtle Beach Sun News, Sunset Beach, N.C., May 23, 2016 —The three-course Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center in Sunset Beach, N.C., will be undergoing an estimated $1.3 million in renovations this summer, highlighted by the installation of new greens on its Jones Course and renovation of its Magnolias Restaurant. More renovations are planned… Read more »

    A New Way to Celebrate Spring in The Great Smoky Mountains

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    Pigeon Forge, TN – May 2016, a gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, has a new way to celebrate spring. It’s a five-day event saluting the national park, Mother Nature and the culture of the southern Appalachians. Wilderness Wildlife Week from May 18-22 is a new springtime event after 25 years as part of Pigeon Forge… Read more »

    Georgetown’s New Place to Meet

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    Georgetown, Texas – On April 21, The Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Center began accepting reservations as part of an announcement that the new property is set to open July 28, 2016. Featuring 222 guest rooms and suites, along with 30,000 square feet of meeting space, the venue will offer a range of layouts and… Read more »

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