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

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Qatar Airways boss accuses Delta of flying ‘crap’ planes DogVacay launches new service for cat owners who need pet sitters New Malaysia Airlines’ CEO to take over earlier than planned Higher passenger fees will discourage travelers from flying Hawaii shark attack: Tiger shark chomps on snorkeling man […]

Travel App of the Week: Spinlister

Spinlister

You have to love the sharing economy, since it brings down travel costs and helps the environment. And you probably know there are sites to rent homes (Airbnb), watch your dog (DogVacay), wash your laundry (FlyCleaners), rent a boat (Boatbound), park at the airport (FlightCar) and find cheaper transportation (Uber, with a $30 off code for […]

Travel App of the Week: DogVacay

DogVacay

Peer-to-peer services continue to disrupt the travel economy these days—and it’s going much further than home, car, bike, and boat rentals. Around since 2012, DogVacay is a popular site that’s putting traditional dog kennels out of business, and it just went mobile. Its online community supposedly has over 10,000 vetted and insured dog sitters across the U.S. […]