August | 2021
Air Travel Expectations for Fall 2021

Planning to travel this fall? If you haven’t been on a plane lately, you may notice that the experience is a bit different than it was even a couple of months ago.
Hotels Try Out A La Carte Pricing for Amenities

Travelers expect that unless otherwise stated, access to all spaces and amenities at their hotel are included in the price of their stay. Some hotel owners, like MCR Hotels, are charging fees for certain amenities at their properties in an a la carte pricing model.
FY22 Per Diems Announced

GSA will increase the maximum allowance for meals and incidental expenses in fiscal year 2022 to $59, a $4 increase over 2021 rates. The federal lodging per diem rate will remain the same at $96, making the standard per diem a total of $155.
CWTSatoVacations: Your World Starts Here

As summer draws to an end and fall approaches, it is not too late to book some time away! Our leisure travel experts have cultivated relationships with leading travel suppliers across the globe, giving you access to our exclusive partnerships and perks. 
The ripples of impact from the COVID-19 pandemic will manifest in changes to how we travel, work and approach life for decades to come. Many travelers around the globe are recognizing that the everyday choices that we make truly do effect the world and people around us. While a focus on sustainability was already in full swing pre-COVID, it has moved to the top of the agenda for traveling employees and companies and organizations alike.

The CWT team has identified three evolving areas - large and small - that are becoming increasingly important to eco-conscious business travelers.  
Let's Talk Loyalty: Delta
Delta SkyMiles is more than just a frequent flyer program, it is a loyalty program. Earn miles for flying to one of 1,000+ destinations, along with everyday activities. Your miles will never expire, and it is free to join! Delta is extending 2021 Medallion Status through January 31, 2023. Travelers can also reach Status faster by earning up to 75% more on Delta flights – including Award Travel. If you haven’t already, be sure to join Delta SkyMiles to start earning points today. As a welcome offer, you will earn up to 50,000 bonus miles and up to $100 back in statement credits to enjoy on your next trip. Save travels!