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The LaMacchia Files

Postcard: New Planet Hollywood Resort - Cancun

"Travel Agent TV is leaving the cold and snow in the US and going live to Cancun to learn about the New Planet Hollywood Resort! Our Postcard on location series travels the world to talk with Agents and Suppliers from their destination. The new Planet Hollywood Resort just opened and we're interviewing Jurgen Stutz, Senior Vice President of Blue Diamond Resorts and Monica Karnes from LaMacchia Travel to hear about the new hotel, pools, restaurants and high-end features of this hollywood themed resort in paradise."
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New ordinance: Travelers coming to the US have a negative test

The CDC is announcing a new travel ordinance, mandating travelers coming to the US have a negative test. Tom Karnes, president of LaMacchia Travel Agency, joins FOX6 with more details.  Click here to watch video!
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Traveling again: What to expect if you plan on taking a vacation

As states and cities start to open up a bit from quarantine -- many are looking to venture out of the house and take a vacation. Tom Karnes with LaMacchia Travel Agency joins FOX6 WakeUp with what it's like to travel again.  Click here to watch video!
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Rising COVID-19 cases in some states create new headache for travel agencies

Rising numbers of COVID-19 in some states have created a second rough patch for travel agencies. In Kenosha, LaMacchia Travel's Tom Karnes said the first wave of coronavirus cases threw a wrench into trips his agency had planned for people in the spring - when schools are on spring break. "March, April, May, that was just complete havoc," Karnes said. He noted most trips are booked three to six months in advance.
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