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

Delta

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 […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 18, 2015

American's pretty new 787

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: First Routes Announced for American Airlines’ 787 Dreamliner Scorpion stings flier on Alaska Airlines flight from L.A. SkyMall will fly again says @ScottevestCEO Korean Air executive jailed in ‘nut rage’ case Qantas Enforcing Dress Code in Business Lounges Starting April 1 United Airlines will not honor the […]

Travel Video of the Week: The Most Annoying People on the Plane starring Sir Patrick Stewart

Jimmy K

Expedia recently conducted a poll asking fliers to name the most annoying types of airplane passengers. Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel was going to read the list on Tuesday, but he thought it would be more interesting if the great Sir Patrick Stewart acted them out. It’s worth the four minutes of your time as I’m sure […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 12, 2014

China

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: The US and China will grant visas valid for up to a decade to visitors between the two countries Canada imposing quarantine measures on travellers from #Ebola countries AA flight attendants reject contract, arbitration next Homeland Security tightens screening of foreign air travelers Air Canada staff subjected […]

Expedia Overhauls Loyalty Program; Introduces All-New Expedia+ Rewards

Expedia Chart

Expedia.com unveiled today the launch of Expedia+ rewards, a new and enhanced customer loyalty program. Expedia+ rewards offers membership at tiered levels, +blue, +silver and +gold, and even more opportunities to earn and redeem points. Members at the +silver and +gold level will also receive a host of benefits from more than 1,400 +VIP Access™ […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of June 18, 2014

Baggage

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: #Carryonshame Campaign Aims to Expose Overpacked Travelers Fancy a trip to space? You can buy it on Alibaba’s Taobao site for $96,400 Yotel ‘micro-hotel’ concept coming to San Francisco Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport now offering free Wi-Fi Expedia adopts Bitcoin payments for hotel bookings Google Updates Flight Search With […]

Video of the Week: Expedia Find Yours Anthem

Expedia Find Yours Anthem

I’m not one of those people who enjoy watching commercials – even during the Super Bowl. But Expedia’s one-minute commercial is so well done and inspiring we are featuring it as our travel video of the week. Let us know if you feel the same.

Expedia Ski Week Deals, October 8-12

Skiing

The snow may not have even started to fall, but it’s never too early to plan all your winter sports activities for the coming season. Expedia has great deals every day next week for resorts renowned for their premiere skiing and snowboarding. They are introducing Ski Week October 8 – 12 with special ASAP (A […]