Top 10 in Travel News: Week of July 16, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: TSA sees surge in credit card knives at airports Rocket Debris Falls on Cruise Ship in Israeli Port Kenya issues terror alert over travel to UK airports Carnival Bans Smoking on Balconies Pilot Orders Pizza for Passengers on Delayed Flight ‘Amelia Earhart’ Completes Around-the-World Flight Boeing re-engineers […]

Travel During the World Cup in Brazil

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Here’s a cool graphic that Honeywell put together which details just how important aviation will be for this year’s World Cup in Brazil. It includes the amount of matches, people expected to travel to the country and miles between venues. It shows that more than ever, travelers will need to rely on air travel, beyond car, bus […]

Travel Contests: Week of May 7, 2014

The Emerald Sky in Budapest

This week’s travel contests include: Blogger Contest: Win an Emerald Waterways European River Cruise for Two! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a Santa Fe getaway for two Win a week in Brazil plus soccer tickets Win a trip to a World Cup Semi Final Match in Sao Paulo Win a week at the Pine Butte Guest Ranch in […]

Travel Contests: Week of April 30, 2014

The Emerald Sky in Budapest

This week’s travel contests include: Blogger Contest: Win a Emerald Waterways European River Cruise for Two! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a $38,000 trip Win a number of #ExpertFlyer prizes including a one-year subscription to ExpertFlyer Pro (on Instagram) Win a sailing course for two in San Francisco Bay with OCSC Sailing Win a $30,000 trip to the World […]

Travel Video of the Week: Emirates’ “All-Time Greats”

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Just last week Emirates Airlines finally started using their Twitter handle, and one of the things they’ve been tweeting so far is their new commercial, which stars two all-time great soccer players—Cristiano Ronaldo and Pelé—that meet at the premium passengers bar onboard one of Emirates’ A380. Says Emirates, “everyone has a favourite player, and in our new […]

Travel Contests: Week of November 26, 2013

Santa Fe entrance

This week’s travel contests include: Win a three-night “Spirit of Santa Fe” escape to the Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado Santa Fe (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a $10,000 trip to Venice, Italy Win a trip for two to the World Cup in Rio de Janeiro Win a $10,600 trip to the Galapagos Islands Win a trip for […]

Travel Contests: Week of July 2, 2013

World Cup

This week’s contests include: Win a trip for two to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final Win a 10-day cruise for two Win a $5,000 American Express Travel gift certificate Win a three-day fishing expedition in Prince Edward Island, Canada Win a food and wine adventure in Tuscany Win @WhereTheHisMatt’s favorite travel gear