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Universal Orlando Resort's tagline is "The universe is your classroom." Yet the theme park goes well beyond expanding classroom walls. Universal Orlando Resort Youth Programs offer opportunities for student groups to hone their talents, skills and—perhaps more important—explore possibilities.

"I'd say that 100 percent of music is political, that music either supports the status quo or challenges the status quo, so every artist is political ... If you're not questioning authority, you're tacitly submitting to authority." —Tom Morello

The 2017 – 2018 aurora season is off to a great start in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Universal Orlando Resort and Loews Hotels & Co. are raising the roof and lowering rates. The companies will soon offer two high-quality, high-value hotel options for groups looking for theme park thrills and exclusive benefits—with rates starting at less than $100 per night.

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Lessons Learned During 2017

Once again, the travel and tourism industry faces both new and ongoing challenges. Travel and tourism cannot be separated from the world context in which they operate. Be that context political states of war, or one of health issues or of economic undulations, what occurs throughout the world touches every aspect of tourism. It is for this reason that every once in a while, it is good for travel and tourism professionals to take a step back and to review at least some of the basic fundamentals of their industry.

Tour Planner Versus the Internet: Why (and How) the Travel Planner Will Win

We are in the midst of a digital transformation. More and more, travelers use the Internet to find travel inspiration and information. They can easily book flights and hotels—now more than ever, thanks to Google. There are apps to hail transportation, book table reservations and more.

10 Key Travel Moments from 2017

Each new year brings an air of hope. When the Trump administration instated the first travel ban in January, however, it looked like 2017 was off to a turbulent start for the travel industry. This year definitely had its rough patches, yet there were good things, too.

With each setback, the travel industry rallied together and proved that the industry isn't just an industry—but a community determined to change the world through remarkable destinations and extraordinary experiences.