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JetBlue’s Wicked Blue Barrel Fares on Flights Between Boston and Texas for $108 Roundtrip

JetBlue Airways announced today a special Blue Barrel fare for nonstop travel between Boston and destinations in the … Read More

Where’s Johnny?

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What To Do: Weather Delays and Flight Cancellations

Here are my go-to tips, websites and apps for all you need to know about weather delays and cancelations: 1. … Read More

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Travel Tip of the Day: Airline Tray Tables and Seatback Pockets Have Tons of Bacteria

Pocket

Airline Tray Tables and Seatback Pockets Have Tons of Bacteria My dad calls me Howard Hughes when we travel because I’m always making him wipe his airplane seat down with alcohol-based wipes, telling him to wash his hands and reminding him to keep his fingers … Read More

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of July 9, 2014

Power flask

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Electronic Devices With Dead Charges Not Allowed on Some U.S.-Bound Flights For Travelers, This Summer's New Fee on Airline Tickets US orders airlines to follow stricter rules for reporting pet deaths on … Read More

Summer in Deer Valley, Utah, at the St. Regis

Fly fishing with Jan's Experts

Spending a long summer weekend in Deer Valley, Utah at the St. Regis Deer Valley is a breath of fresh air. Literally! The altitude of 7450' (also the name of their Bloody Mary!) guarantees the freshest air where the Uinta and Wasatch converge. The 181-room … Read More

Travel Contests: Week of July 9, 2014

Granite Gear

This week's travel contests include: Win a Cross-Trek 22” Wheeled Carry-On Duffel from Granite Gear! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win two roundtrip flights anywhere in the continental U.S., Mexico, or the Caribbean Win a trip for two to a luxurious resort … Read More

Travel Product of the Week: DCI iSnapX Remote

iSnapXremote

Do you like to take selfies with your iPhone or iPad but find your arms aren’t long enough to get a good shot—and that you'd rather not walk around with a long pole? Here’s a great product from UsefulThings.com (they specialize in finding unique and … Read More

Travel Website of the Week: Gogobot

Gogobot

Do you like to do a lot of research before you plan your next vacation, business trip or weekend getaway? I know a lot of people who do, but many are reluctant to rely on information from anonymous strangers on popular travel review sites. That’s where Gogobot … Read More

Travel App of the Week: Here On Biz

Here on Biz

Are you a business professional who travels a lot? If so, then you'll want to download Here On Biz, which brings together all of your professional contacts into one free app. What’s great about Here On Biz is that it allows you to quickly see which of your … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: JFK Transportation Tip

NYC Air Train JFK

JFK Transportation Tip Last Thursday's tip was about taking the bus between LGA airport and Manhattan. If you're flying in or out of New York City's largest airport, you can take public transportation as well. When I land at JFK, I jump on the AirTrain to … Read More