Travel News Archives - ATG

Travel Alert: Brussels Attacks

ISIS claimed to strike again on European soil by launching attacks on the airport and a subway station in Belgium’s capital, Brussels, that killed at least 30 people and wounded about 230 more. According to Belgian security sources, the attackers came from the same network behind November’s massacres in Paris, which left 130 dead. NATO, […]

Travel Alert: Zika Virus

The Zika Virus presents serious concerns for business travelers. At ATG, we want you to be prepared and as up-to-date as possible. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has upgraded its advisories regarding the Zika Virus. A mosquito-borne illness, the Zika Virus, can be spread from mosquito to human, as well as from a pregnant […]

COLUMBUS — Global businesses are evaluating travel plans in the wake of Friday’s deadly attacks. A Columbus-based travel management company, AllStars Travel Group, said mission critical travel has not slowed down. In fact, CEO Tammy Krings said clients seem to be saying “we aren’t going to allow the terrorists to disrupt our business.” View full […]

Top 5 Worst Travel Nightmares

Traveling invokes all sorts of anxieties, with endless possibilities of things that could go wrong. Really, what’s the worst that could happen? In the spirit of Halloween, we imagined the most harrowing nightmare scenarios you could face while traveling. If nothing else, these may make your own travel woes pale in comparison! Food poisoning Who […]

Fuel for Thought: A New Era of Airline Economics

Fuel prices have been dropping and are predicted to continue on this downward trend. From one industry to another, predictions about the implications of this drop in price have been made. Here are the top three things you need to know surrounding the decline of fuel prices. 1. The Impact The rating agency, Moody’s, recently […]

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) recently released data pertaining to global business travel spending in 2015 and beyond. The results are vital to understanding what the present economy looks like and where the industry is headed. ATG Travel, with offices in over 54 countries, takes pride in staying up-to-trend with business travel demands and […]

5 Must Have Travel Apps

The life of a business traveler can be both exciting and stressful. When you are on the road it’s important to know the best tools and tricks to make traveling less hectic. Here are our top picks to make your next trip go a little more smoothly. Plan Our favorite app for keeping track of […]

ATG’s “Official” Tips to Surviving Long Flights

The anticipation of travel brings a plethora of emotions for any business traveler. The initial excitement for the upcoming events and the opportunity to explore new cities and culture are often met with dread of the exhausting process involved in traveling. Spending the majority of a day squeezed into a tight space with roughly 300 […]

We often hear of the person or group that makes airplane travel miserable. While people often report the negative, we have found there are some people who grace our flights that simply make traveling easier. We put together a list of five types of people who make traveling more enjoyable for everyone. Let’s take a […]

Data surfing overseas can leave you with a sky-high bill upon your return. Whether your plans are for two days or two months, make sure your phone is prepared for your next jet-setting global excursion with these tips and tricks. Unlock your phone If your phone is more than one year old and technologically compatible […]