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 App of the Week: Paper


Are you sick and tired of flipping through newspapers or magazines while on the road? Maybe just looking for a new way to pass the time? iOS users can now download Facebook’s new app—Paper—for free. It pulls content from your friends’ news stories and lets you read them on your device. Pretty simple, and pretty […]

KLM Airlines to allow social media payment options


KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, known for its innovative uses of social media in simplifying travel for their customers, has just become the first airline in the world to allow their passengers to pay for flights via social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Previously, customers were able to use these sites for services such […]

Orlando, Florida


Greetings from Florida! Last week after leaving our nation’s capital, I flew down to Florida to see my dad and sister for my seventh or eighth visit since mid-January. I’ve been using their places as a base camp for a bunch of trips. One of the trips I took was up to Orlando to speak. I didn’t […]

Montelucia Resort & US Airways Media Day


Greetings from Arizona! I made it back home to L.A. from my insane around-the-world trip, which took me from: Los Angeles to Phoenix, Phoenix to Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach to New York, New York to Brussels, Brussels to Delhi, Delhi to Nagpur, Nagpur to Bombay, Bombay to Shanghai, Shanghai to San Francisco, San Francisco […]

Last Minute Flight: Florida To Toronto


Bonjour. I was going to continue with my recent trip around the world and finish telling you about the second to last stop, Shanghai. But instead, I will do that next week and update you on my current travels. Unfortunately, I have some sad news to report. Natalie’s 60-year-old father passed away on Sunday and […]