Travel Style: Ali Nejad

Ali Nejad

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: “Ali” Nejad Occupation: Television Host, Producer Hometown: Albany, CA Residence: Atlanta, GA Instagram: ali_nejad Twitter: @Ali_Nejad Short bio: A social […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 25, 2015

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Delta tests 20-minute ‘guarantee’ for checked bags The DOT Will Not Force United to Honor $50 First Class Fare Mistakes Alaska becomes 3rd state with legal marijuana JetBlue Officially Requests a Customs and Immigration Facility in Long Beach Aruba arrivals surpass one million mark for first time […]

Travel Contests: Week of February 25, 2015

Contests

This week’s travel contests could win you: Win a 3-night Florida beach getaway with gift cards Win the ultimate New Zealand vacation Win a 8-day bike trip in Italy Win a 7-day trip for two to Florence Win a 5-night Marriott stays and Marriott bedding Win a 3-night trip for two to Charleston with food tour

Travel Product of the Week: togoPower

togoPower

I just got a new iPhone 6 Plus and I love it. The one thing I don’t like about it so far is that the battery drains a lot quicker than the batteries on my Android and Windows phones. For that reason, I now need to carry a portable charger with me to make sure I […]

Travel Video of the Week: Wingsuit Nut Flying Over Walenstadt, Switzerland

Walenstadt

I used to dream of flying like Superman but somewhere along the way I developed a slight fear of heights, so I’ll probably never find myself zipping up one of these wingsuits and jumping off a cliff. That said, I do enjoy watching the daredevils who do defy gravity nonchalantly, usually with a GoPro strapped […]

Travel Website of the Week: ResortFeeChecker.com

ResortFeeChecker.com

As most of you know, I hate resort fees. I just think they’re sneaky. Not only do guests usually get dinged at check-in by them, and not only are they usually discovered too late to avoid paying them because they’re buried in the fine print (which no one reads), but also because resort fees are a way for hotels to avoid […]

Travel App of the Week: Silvercar

Silvercar

If you’re planning on renting a car from any of these airports—Austin (AUS), Dallas Love Field (DAL), Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), Phoenix (PHX) or San Francisco (SFO)—then I recommend you try out Silvercar. I haven’t used them yet myself, but I’ve heard ridiculously good things about them from friends. The […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Get 50,000 US Airways/American Airlines Miles for Under $90

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Get 50,000 US Airways/American Airlines Miles for Under $90 If you ask me, one of the best deals in travel right now is the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard®, which is offering 50,000 bonus miles after your first purchase and payment of the $89 annual fee! I don’t fly US Airways, but because they’re merging with American, […]