Breaking: British Airways reveals Santa’s flight plan

Santa's flight plan (Credit: British Airways)

Today’s big Christmas-themed news comes from British Airways, which delighted children who read travel blogs everywhere this morning by revealing the details of Santa’s official flight plan. According to the airline, the big man’s North Pole-based team has officially filed the plan with authorities around the world, and preparations are now under way. Check it out above, […]

LOT hanging mistletoe on planes, encouraging world to #KISSaLOT

LOT mistletoe

LOT Polish Airlines, Poland’s national carrier, is bringing an old tradition to new heights this holiday season. The airline announced today that it will be hanging mistletoe twigs in every one of its aircraft through January 6, 2015, in the interest of bringing people—not just LOT customers—together. By way of their regular winter routes (to more than 40 cities around […]

(Reader) Travel Tip of the Day: American Holidays, Too

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American Holidays, Too Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Linda D., who built on Monday’s tip by saying: “People should be aware of holidays on both ends of the trip. We were scrupulous of not wanting to travel in U.S. on Memorial Day […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Holiday Enhancements

Carnivale

Holiday Enhancements Yesterday’s tip was about making sure holidays and cultural celebrations where you’re visiting don’t complicate your travels. Well, there’s another side to that coin. Celebrations and festivals can also be reasons to go somewhere in themselves, and can even help you decide where and when to travel. Just to name a few examples, experiencing Holi […]

Travel Tip of the Day: The Best Time to Travel? (and Happy Holidays!)

Christmas in Trafalgar Sq

The Best Time to Travel? (and Happy Holidays!) One of the two best times of the year to travel is fast approaching us: the week after New Year’s (the other is the week after Thanksgiving). In the travel industry, weeks like these are referred to as “dead weeks” because very few people are traveling. After […]

Travel Video of the Week: Holiday Music at DFW

Face at DFW

This weekend, a whole lot of people got stuck at DFW due to some wintery weather. Among them was a band/vocal ensemble that goes by the name Face (from Denver), and so Face decided to brighten up the mood with a little holiday singing. Pretty cool!