FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

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Study Finds Younger Travelers Face Language Barrier Anxiety While Traveling

A new study from Promova finds a third of American travelers feel anxiety surrounding language barriers when traveling internationally. When looking at those travelers broken down by generation, Gen Z travelers experience anxiety at a much higher rate than older generations, with more than 50 percent of all Gen Z travelers feeling anxiety over not knowing local languages.

Your Home Away from Home in Dallas

Open spaces, open thinking and open expression thrive at Aloft Dallas Downtown.

Aug 2, 2023

Survey Uncovers Destinations with the Worst Hotel Reviews

Planning a trip? You may want to avoid certain destinations around the United States, particularly if you anticipate booking a hotel. A new survey from Planetware, which looked at nearly 100 U.S. cities and nearly 10,000 hotels, alongside almost 8 million hotel reviews, reveals which destinations are home to the worst-ranked properties.

Jul 18, 2023

How Do Travelers Tip in America?

Are you an average tipper when you travel? A new study from online language learning resource Preply broke down how international travelers tip when visiting the United States, as well as their attitudes toward tipping.

Experience Ireland’s
Wild Atlantic Way

From the windy tip of Malin Head in County Donegal to the colorful harbor town of Kinsale in County Cork, Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way amazes at every turn. Feel the blast of fresh sea air with a lighthouse walk. Get up close to history, grab a fireside seat at a traditional music session, experience the world-famous Irish hospitality and explore some of Ireland's most exhilarating coastal scenery. It is a place that inspired dreamers and travelers, poets and painters with a landscape filled with stone walls, thatched cottages, deserted beaches and breathtaking views. Charming towns and villages, 1,500 miles of soaring cliffs, incredible landscapes and unique experiences await.

Jul 13, 2023

Survey Finds 20 Percent of Americans Can’t Afford Summer Travel

Inflation is making travel hard on a large portion of Americans, according to a new study from financial services provider Empower. The study found nearly 90 percent of Americans say inflation impacted their summer travel plans, with 20 percent saying they can’t afford summer travel, and more than 40 percent saying they won’t travel this summer at all due to rising costs.