Destination Directory

  • Enhancing Education Through Travel

    Enhancing Education Through Travel

    Katie Wagner, Operations Coordinator of Direct Travel, was 15 when she discovered her passion for travel. While participating in a trip through People to People International, she spent three weeks in Europe exploring Spain, France and Italy while completing homestay visits and teaching English to French-speaking families. Prior to departure, she didn't know a single person—and she had the time of her life.

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  • 5 Architecturally Stunning Sites in Nanjing

    5 Architecturally Stunning Sites in Nanjing

    One of China's four great ancient capitals, Nanjing is home to a wealth of history—much of it illuminated through architectural sites. In Nanjing, the old and new stand side-by-side, offering a unique experience for visitors.

    Don't miss these sites on your Nanjing itinerary.

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  • Roadside Religion

    Roadside Religion

    Whether your group is on a pilgrimage or just stopping by, consider these seven religious roadside attractions in the United States—because faith is a journey, too.

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  • The Forgotten Faction of the Intergenerational War

    The Forgotten Faction of the Intergenerational War

    As a mid-20s millennial, I've noticed something: People like to talk about us. The internet abounds with jokes at our expense (often well-earned) and articles exploring how to retain us, entertain us, or maybe just kick some sense into us.

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Spotlight Collection

  • Experience ColumbusExperience ColumbusAs the 15th largest city in the U.S., there's a lot to see and do in Columbus. While you're in Ohio's capital city, whatever you do, don't miss out on these group musts. COME FOR GREAT NEIGHBORHOODSStroll along quaint brick streets and tour private homes ...
  • Go City CardGo City CardSave up to 55% off admission to top attractions with one, easy-to-use pass. Pay one low price and nothing at the gate. It’s that easy. Traveling in a pack? Groups of 10 or more can get extra savings with exclusive group discounts. In a group, not everyo ...
  • Philadelphia CVBPhiladelphia CVBHappy Groups, Happy Planners in Philadelphia. Philadelphia makes it easy with: Itinerary planning assistance Convenient motorcoach drop-off and parking Plenty of new and educational attractions and events throughout the city. Philadelphia’s Easy ...
  • Destination GettysburgDestination GettysburgGet inspired with a trip to Gettysburg, Pa. Discover the stories of the 1863 Civil War Battle of Gettysburg, tour the home where Lincoln finished the famous “Gettysburg Address” and stand where he delivered his message of hope and healing in November of 1 ...
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Featured Content

Stay with Me

All too often, employers are asking questions that could help retain a valued employee after the employee is already out the door.

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6 Tips to Survive Work with THAT Person

We all know THAT Person at work—the one whose personality doesn't really click with yours. Or anyone else's, for that matter, which makes spending an entire work day, a portion of the day, or even the 20-minute morning brief with them ... difficult. Instead of suffering through another long day, here are six tips to help you survive working with THAT Person, to ensure you have a good day.

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The Forgotten Faction of the Intergenerational War

As a mid-20s millennial, I've noticed something: People like to talk about us. The internet abounds with jokes at our expense (often well-earned) and articles exploring how to retain us, entertain us, or maybe just kick some sense into us.

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Recent Blogs

OMG Experiences (a.k.a. Millennial Travel Trends)

Millennials are one of the largest generations in history (larger, even, than the baby boomers)—and they're entering their prime spending years. Born between 1982 and 1999, millennials were raised on the Internet, fostering a global awareness and an inherent interest in travel. But what are these young travelers looking for? The Millennial Traveler Report conducted by Expedia and Future Foundation discovered a few key generational characteristics.

In Defense of Emojis

I may be a mid-20s milliennial, but I think I jumped on the emoji bandwagon a little later than most humans my age. I'm a writer, so my gut feelings toward anything destroying the written word aren't exactly warm and fuzzy. The Oxford English Dictionary named "emoji" 2015's word of the year, and that wasn't cool.

5 Tips to Make Networking Less Scary and More Successful

I am an extrovert. I like meeting new people and often make a point to do so while traveling, while out to dinner or even in the elevator. Meeting and talking with new people is, honestly, a favorite thing of mine. So gearing up for my first formal networking event, I put on my new black pumps and suit dress, made up my hair and makeup, and felt ready.