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Apologies to the apologists. If you work in the travel industry, you undoubtedly hear people criticizing your business for everything from the way it prices its tickets to what it charges for its rooms. Do you feel misunderstood? Share your favorite stories of travelers who just don’t get it. Please and don’t forget your full name, city and occupation.
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In this issue. Absurdities of the seas. Plus, new rules for air travelers and arbitrary cancellation denials.
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