We Predict Top Travel Destinations for 2017: Part 2

Top Travel Destinations

“Where should I go next?” is a question that is always on every travelers mind. With so many authentic experiences to connect travelers to cultures, people and traditions, deciding where to travel to can be a bit overwhelming. All signs are pointing to 2017 being a very busy travel year. To help you decide on your next adventure, we compiled part 2 of our list of the most popular tour destinations in 2016. (Read Part 1)  Based on these top traveler destinations, we predict these trends will continue onto 2017.

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We’re Excited to Launch Our Upgraded Travel Blog

To celebrate being in business for almost 18 years and blogging for the last 5 years, we decided it was time to give our blog a new look and improved structure.  After months of brainstorming and hard work, we are excited to introduce Escape: AffordableTours.com Travel Blog. Travel lovers will find an array of travel tips, destination reviews, and discounted vacation deals through fun, relevant, and high quality content. In addition to the upgraded design and enriched page layouts, new functions have been implemented to better service our clients and fellow travel lovers.

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Carnival Launches Ocean Medallion to Replace Keys, Wallets, Tickets

Ocean Medallion

Carnival Cruises along with their sister company, Princess Cruises, are planning to release new wearable technology device, similar to Disney’s Magic, which allows cruise goers to streamline everything they do on board the ship. The new wearable device has been dubbed the “Ocean Medallion”, and is a little larger than the size of a quarter.

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