Travel News: Week of May 1st, 2013

Simple Tricks Can Make Your Vacation Cheaper

Top Travel News Air-Controller Furloughs to End as FAA Acts on New Law Ethiopian is first airline to resume 787 flights Passengers May Now Receive Notification of TSAPre Eligibility on Boarding Passes United Jacks Up Change Fees, Earns the Cranky Jackass Award from crankyflier Second US carrier raises ticket change fee Alaska Airlines adding power […]

Travel News: Week of April 17th, 2013

American Airlines Adds 9 New Destinations Out of LAX

Top Travel News American Airlines Adds 9 New Destinations Out of LAX FAA orders inspections of Boeing 737s Carnival slashes prices to $149 and looks to Asia Flights across the N. Atlantic could get a lot bumpier in the future if the climate changes as scientists expect Airport Baggage Handler Accused of Stealing $84,000 Worth […]

Travel News: Week of April 3rd, 2013

Which is the safest seat on an aircraft?

Top Travel News Speeding tickets out of state Small Pacific island airline starts charging fliers by weight Delta miles now expire when you do Flyer alleges United under-awards miles Restaurant publicly shames no-shows on Twitter Airplanes haven’t been this full since 1945 Horn on new Princess ship to play ‘Love Boat’ theme Some Russians use […]

Travel News: Week of March 27th, 2013

Statue of Liberty to reopen by July 4

Top Travel News Statue of Liberty to reopen by July 4 Disney bans solo kids under 14 at U.S. parks Long lines lead to rise of wheelchair miracles United rolls out Wi-Fi on overseas flights United Airlines accidentally sends dog to Ireland instead of Phoenix Sen. Schumer calls for cruise ship bill of rights U.S. […]

Travel News: Week of March 13th, 2013

Travel News

Top Travel News Delta Air Lines CEO opposes TSA policy on knives United Airlines holds plane so passenger can say goodbye to his dying mother 207 pounds of dried caterpillars found in luggage at UK airport JetBlue shows how cool Google Glass would be in airports Elite status on airlines loses some of its appeal […]

Travel News: Week of February 13th, 2013

Emirates launches live TV on long haul

Top Travel News Emirates launches live TV on long haul Delta to raise most lounge rates by $50 for individual travelers Have hired guns finally overwhelmed Somali pirates? Allegiant drops service from 5 cities United Airlines adds Wi-Fi for overseas flights More Travel News: Chicago Tribune | L.A. Times | N.Y. Times | USAToday | CNN | Frommers Good to […]

Travel News: Week of January 30th, 2013

Istanbul plans world's biggest airport

Top Travel News Istanbul plans world’s biggest airport What if you have a ticket on a 787 Dreamliner? Airlines’ back-up plans Pay-as-you-go car rentals are becoming practical for travelers Southwest to get more gates in Los Angeles Haute-cuisine checks in at Toronto’s Pearson Airport Swearing on Tiger Airways can get you caned! Airlines make more […]

Travel News: Week of January 16th, 2013


Top Travel News Rick Steves: 8 magical experiences in Europe American Airlines upgrades international travel American Airlines cancels San Juan – Caribbean links from April 2013 “Zorbing” on Russian slope turns to tragedy as plastic ball plunges off ravine, killing 1 Florida tackling python problem with hunting contest Claude Nobs, founder of Montreux Jazz Festival, […]