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Planning a trip or have a great travel story? Need travel tips or want to share your experiences (and photos)? Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, the Bimmerfest Travel Forum is your best resource on the Web.

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Old 04-24-2012, 08:51 PM
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Tokyo and Silicon Valley Most Expensive Cities For Travel

While Tokyo at the top of the (international) list will come as no surprise, Santa Clara, California might be a bit of a shocker to some...

Silicon Valley and Tokyo Top List of Most Expensive Cities for Business Travel

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Many seasoned business travelers anecdotally know that Tokyo is the most expensive city but now there’s hard evidence to provide it. Concur Technologies, a company that offers travel and expense management solutions, analyzed over half a billion individual purchases made by business travelers in 2011 totaling over $50 billion.

These expenses included hotels, meals, and entertainment and were submitted by 15 million road warriors employed by roughly 15,000 companies across the …
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While Tokyo at the top of the (international) list will come as no surprise, Santa Clara, California might be a bit of a shocker to some...

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Everyone has different standards, I guess, but my view is that London is the most over-priced. I realize this is different from "most expensive", but it is high on that list too.
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