Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 17, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Delta security flaw lets passengers access others’ boarding passes Gogo to install Wi-Fi on American Air’s two-class regional jets Delta rebrands cabins, classes of service United Airlines is giving each of its 23,000 flight attendants an iPhone 6 Plus Chicago is going to build its own app […]

American Airlines’ Lucrative Bonus Mile Promotion for Premium Passengers

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I love how American Airlines isn’t following Delta‘s and United‘s revenue-based plans (at least, not yet) in which fliers earn miles based on ticket price instead of miles flown. And now, they’re starting to lure Delta’s and United’s business and first class fliers with an amazing new promotion for premium passengers. American announced today that beginning January 1, […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 10, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Win for travelers: Congress caps airline-ticket TSA fees Korean Air Executive Ejects Crew Member After Poor Nut Service Uber has been banned in Delhi after a driver was accused of raping a passenger American Airlines Set To Upgrade Fleet And Finally Compete With Delta Sir Richard Branson […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 3, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Terrorism Concerns Have U.K., U.S. Eyeing Carry-On Luggage Ban Passenger asked to deplane after emotional support pig was disruptive India Allowing Visas on Arrival for U.S. Tourists United launches seasonal Dublin, Venice routes (flights begin June 4) British man misses honeymoon after air rage forces emergency landing […]

3 #GivingTuesday Travel Campaigns to Support

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Thursday was Thanksgiving, the day after was Black Friday and yesterday was Cyber Monday. Now, we have Giving Tuesday, which is a global day dedicated to giving back. I love this idea – it’s time we all put more emphasis on giving thanks and giving to others. Charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around […]

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Gifts For Travelers

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Not sure what to get the frequent traveler on your holiday shopping list? Stumped for ideas? I’ve rounded up 10 of my favorite products to give and to get in this year’s holiday gift guide: 1 SKITS Tech Case, $69.95 Regardless what type of traveler you’re shopping for, chances are they travel with an assortment […]

Cyber Monday Travel Deals for 2014

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Here’s a list of Cyber Monday travel deals for 2014:   AMAZON Cyber Monday —————————— AIRLINES Alaska Airlines — Cyber Monday sale which includes flights from Oakland to Maui, Hawaii for only $128 each way British Airways — Cyber Monday offer of two free nights’ hotel stay kicks in when customers book a roundtrip flight between the […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 25, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Airbus seeks patent for ‘flying doughnut’ Alcohol and Pork off the Menu as UK’s First Sharia Hotel Opens for Business Canadian couple face $1M bill after woman gives birth in U.S. Delta to buy 50 wide-bodied Airbus jets Amazon to Get Into Hotel Booking With Launch of […]