Travel News: Week of January 9th, 2012

Johnny and Huell Howser

Top Travel News RIP Huell Howser 2012 safest year to fly since 1945 United Airlines boarding reshuffle means cardholders go in earlier groups Avis Budget to buy Zipcar LAX yanks plug on free parking for electric cars Unruly passenger taped to seat on Icelandair flight It’s ‘cash only’ now for tourists at the Vatican World’s […]

Travel News: Week of December 26, 2012

Southwest pushes AirTran integration

Top Travel News Southwest pushes AirTran integration Europe’s highest suspension bridge opens in Switzerland at 3,000 metres above sea level US airlines collected $1.6 billion in fees during 3Q, up 5% from last year, says the LA Times Air Canada targets new leisure destinations with low-cost carrier Rouge Air Canada picks ‘Rouge’ as name of […]

Travel News: Week of December 19, 2012

9 Reasons to Stay at the Wildman Wilderness Lodge in Australia’s Northern Territory

Top Travel News AA, United, Delta ready for overseas Wi-Fi Delta Airlines: ‘We failed’ double-amputee Marine on recent flight, will ‘make it right’ Southwest Airlines plans new fees to aid revenue in 2013 United Airlines Top Flyer Reaches 1 Million Miles In A Calendar Year Swiss Pilots Plan Solar-Powered Flight Around Globe Woman’s breast implants […]

Travel News: Week of December 12th, 2012

Travel News Roundup

Top Travel News Beijing to let travelers stay visa-free for 3 days US Air makes merger offer, AMR pilots approve labor deal Virgin Atlantic Outlines Plans for First U.K. Domestic Schedule Australian Police Warn Against Use of Apple Maps Due to Safety Concerns The Weirdest Travel News of 2012 CNN: Cheap flights, more rail and […]

Travel News: Week of November 28, 2012

Travel News Roundup

Top Travel News Airlines’ On-Time Performance Rises It’s The Beginning Of The End For The TSA’s Full-Body Scanners After 1,426 days, British adventurer becomes first man to travel to all 201 ‘countries’ without flying JetBlue Enters Alaska’s Bread and Butter Market Virgin America Cuts Aircraft Orders as It Posts Another Loss After letting locals run […]

Travel News: Week of November 19, 2012

Gogo upgrades inflight wi-fi capacity

Top Travel News Israel tourism not hard hit yet by missile attacks U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv Issues Security Message to U.S. Citizens in Israel  Gogo upgrades inflight wi-fi capacity Israeli company pushes bomb-sniffing mice at airports Airlines Face Acute Shortage of Pilots The most popular air travel apps by actual iPhone usage Man with […]

Travel News: Week of October 15th, 2012

Emirates Airlines Allows Passengers to Use Cell Phones in Flight

Top Travel News Emirates Airlines Allows Passengers To Use Cell Phones In Flight Delta will add flights from Seattle to Asia Wyndham to invite guests to review its hotels on TripAdvisor Beijing’s mega-airport: bigger than Heathrow and JFK combined Battle of the Gulf airlines: Sniping, wooing and fighting to win ‘sandpit with money’ ‘Epidemic level’ […]

Travel News: Week of October 8th, 2012

8 most common tipping mistakes—and how to avoid them

Top Travel News 8 most common tipping mistakes—and how to avoid them Qatar Airways to join an airline alliance Hurricanes have names — now blizzards will, too Ryanair’s Sexy New Cabin Crew Calendar (PHOTOS) Why eating gelato on Rome’s Spanish Steps will cost you €500 Nondisabled passengers in wheelchairs roll through security More Travel News: […]