Travel App of the Week: Salk’s Airport Transit Guide

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Salk’s Airport Transit Guide recently got my attention when business travel writer Joe Brancatelli called it “an absolutely essential app that improves the quality of life on the road…the bible for travelers…[that] will save them dollars from day one, as it has for me.” For more than 30 years Airport Transit Guide has been the guide that […]

Travel Style: Kim Button

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Kim Button Occupation: Freelance Journalist, TV Correspondent, Author and Blogger Hometown: Asheville, NC Residence: Orlando, Florida College: Furman University […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Lufthansa Pilots Striking Again

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Lufthansa Pilots Striking Again As detailed in this Skift post and this BBC News post, Lufthansa pilots are striking again—for 35 hours starting today and ending tomorrow local time at midnight. The issue at the center of the strike is “transition payment for those wanting to retire early,” and there’s no word yet on how the airline is […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Passport Stickers

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Passport Stickers Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Karol H., who says: “I am a retired flight attendant. When traveling with my family of 5, I am ‘in charge’ of the passports. With multiple stops on international flights it’s a pain to keep […]

Travel Style: Annie Fitzsimmons

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Annie Fitzsimmons Occupation: Writer—National Geographic’s Urban Insider & Contributing Editor, National Geographic Traveler Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ Residence: New York […]

Travel Tip of the Day: New NEXUS Machines, New Rules

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New NEXUS Machines, New Rules I’m a big proponent of NEXUS for frequent travelers to Canada, and so I was excited to see on Friday that they’ve rolled out new NEXUS machines at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport—as part of a larger, more complete rollout that’s currently underway. The machines bring a lot of improvements to the experience, […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of October 15, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Southwest Airlines celebrates end of Wright Amendment Virgin Atlantic cancels Little Red domestic flight service Marriott to adopt new stricter cancellation policy Detectives in Dubai are going to be wearing Google Glass so they can fight crime using facial recognition technology. Federal Officials Cast Doubt on Ebola […]

Travel Style: Shelly Rivoli

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Shelly Rivoli  Occupation: Family travel author & blogger Hometown: Albany, Oregon Residence: San Francisco Bay Area College: University of […]