Top 10 in Travel News: Week of October 29, 2014

American Airline New Logo

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: American Airlines Just Announced Their New AAdvantage Program with US Airways Dividend Miles Members Seeking Unity, U.S. Revises Ebola Monitoring Rules Wi-Fi hotspot named for terror group delays AA flight at LAX United to launch route from Newark to Newcastle, England The MD-11 makes its final scheduled […]

Travel Video of the Week: 9 Ways to Pass Time in an Airport

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Last week a couple of dudes got stuck overnight in the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and decided to make the most of the time by doing things they’d always dreamed of doing in an airport. It’s pretty funny.

Travel Contests: Week of February 26, 2014

Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas

This week’s travel contests include: Win a two-night escape for two at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a trip for two to Miami from the Travel Network Win a trip for two to San Antonio from T + L Win a trip for two to London from PBS Win […]

Travel Contests: Week of February 19, 2014

Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas

This week’s travel contests include: Win a two-night escape at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a first class trip for two to Europe from American Airlines Win a trip to Aruba from Popcorn, Indiana (on Facebook) Win an 11-day trip to Greece for two from The Greek Gods (must […]

Win a two-night escape at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas!

Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas

This past Sunday, before the Seahawks pounded the Broncos into the new Meadowlands turf in Super Bowl XLVIII, Americans got some bad news: Groundhog Day hero Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, dooming us all to six more weeks of one of the worst winters ever. Well, here’s some good news: In our latest JohnnyJet.com contest, you can […]

Beat the polar vortex with Booking.com’s 5 best airport hotels

Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel

2014 has not been kind to travelers. On-time departures, flights and even entire airports have been frozen like the rest of us in the insane, polar vortex-level cold that’s gripped most of North America thus far. And it’s not over yet. With forecasts suggesting more of the same may be on the way next week, Booking.com (which I’ve […]

Travel News: Week of October 23, 2013

Myanmar bombing

Top Travel News Myanmar bombing dampens tourism possibilities just as things were looking up Another rare ‘sea monster’ lands in California: a 15-foot saber-toothed whale This 300 ft Wall in Bolivia has over 5,000 Dinosaur Footprints Hall of Fame NBA center Bill Russell arrested for carrying loaded gun through airport security Southwest Airlines to join […]

Dallas To Tour Southwest HQTS/ El Al To Tel Aviv

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Howdy! This week I’m writing about two recent destinations. We’re going to start off with my El Al flight to Tel Aviv and then I’ll tell you about last week’s daytrip to Dallas, for a tour of Southwest Airlines’ headquarters for some exciting news about low-cost flying. This week, Marcela Swenson continues her journey through […]