Author: Maggie McCombs

We had a few minutes to chat with Deb Charleston today, Global Sales Manager for La Quinta. La Quinta, a CLS hotel partner with 857 properties, features free high-speed internet, a complimentary "Bright Side Breakfast," and a helpful "La Quinta Returns" rewards program. It's always a pleasure to welcome our representatives from this hotel chain.

We admit that some of these terms sound confusing (even to us!)

So we’ve compiled some relevant questions to help you start speaking the same language. Some of these questions are a little challenging! I think you'll find some to be fairly easy.

Let's see how you do: Ready? Set? GO!

Here's an early holiday gift to our readers. We've been inspired all year by incredible nature and travel images, so we've compiled our favorites into a spiffy 2015 calendar. Enjoy! We've formatted a special 11x17 (tabloid) version for downloading. Click below to get your copy! [button size='medium'...

What's next in travel for 2015? Prepare for some exciting changes! We're letting you know a few of the trends that you can expect to see while you're on the road. For example: I'm sure you've heard about AirBnB and Uber, but what's the hottest trend in the sharing industry now? What's a "poshtel"? A "braggie"? Click through the presentation to learn more!