Wadi Rum Jordan

Travel News: December 6, 2016

United unveils the first of its new ‘Polaris’ business-class lounges USA Today United Airlines’ much talked-about Polaris business-class program for intercontinental travelers kicked off Thursday. Customers will have to wait … Read More

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Regal Princess Princess Cruise

Travel News: December 5, 2016

DOT approves contested Norwegian Air flights USA Today The Transportation Department agreed Friday to allow Norwegian Air International to fly to the U.S., in a decision that domestic airlines, their … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Chengdu China

Travel News: December 2, 2016

Luxury Travel Agents Face Off Against Online Competition Travel Market Report The New York Times recently published a story that said mass market online travel agencies (OTAs) are making inroads … Read More

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killarney ireland

Travel News: December 1, 2016

Lufthansa: Pilot strike has now disrupted 525,000 fliers USA Today Nearly 900 more Lufthansa flights were grounded Wednesday as a pilot strike wreaked havoc on the carrier’s customers yet again. … Read More

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Girona Spain

Travel News: November 30, 2016

Luxury Loyalty Mergers: Taj and Shangri-La Hotels Partner on Loyalty Play Skift Mumbai-based Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces and Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts are teaming up to debut … Read More

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Venice Italy

Travel News: November 14, 2016

New Zealand hit by aftershocks after severe earthquake BBC News Strong aftershocks have roiled New Zealand following a 7.5-magnitude earthquake that killed two people. The South Island has seen hundreds … Read More

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Washington DC

Travel News: November 11, 2016

‘One million fewer British visitors to the US’ predicted as prospective tourists react to Trump’s victory The Independent Shock, devastation and bewilderment: those appeared to be the main emotions among … Read More

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New York City

Travel News: November 10, 2016

Uber, Lyft overtake taxis for business travel expenses USA Today Using the local taxi companies ranges from inconvenient to simply impossible,” says the Boston-based CEO of Project Lever, which matches … Read More

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Eiffel Tower Paris

Travel News: November 8, 2016

American reminds elite frequent-fliers of changes coming in 2017 USA Today American Airlines emailed its frequent-fliers Monday with a reminder about changes coming in 2017 to the company’s AAdvantage frequent-flier … Read More

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Edenton North Carolina

Travel News: November 7, 2016

Air France plans low-cost flying unit for long-haul routes Financial Times The new chief executive of Air France-KLM on Thursday unveiled plans to create a low-cost, long-haul flying unit within … Read More

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New Orleans binoculars

Travel News: November 2, 2016

New Mississippi riverboat to have two-deck-high suites USA Today The new Mississippi riverboat under construction for the American Queen Steamboat Company will be the first on the river with two-deck-high … Read More

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christmas new york city

Travel News: October 28, 2016

Colombian Airline Avianca to Resume Flights to Venezuela Wall Street Journal Avianca, one of the few international airlines still offering service to Venezuela, on Saturday temporarily suspended flights to Caracas … Read More

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Westminster London UK

Travel News: October 26, 2016

Heathrow Airport Expansion Given Green-Light By UK Government Wall Street Journal The British government has backed expansion of London Heathrow airport in a landmark decision that aims to keep the … Read More

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Girona Spain

Travel News: October 25, 2016

JD Power ranks travel destinations for first time ever USA Today The U.S. destinations that make travelers the most satisfied are Las Vegas, Austin, Orlando, New York and — Columbus, Ohio. That’s … Read More

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Regal Princess Princess Cruise

Travel News: October 14, 2016

China’s Juneyao Airlines to join Star Alliance amid overseas push Reuters Chinese privately-owned carrier Juneyao Airlines said it will join global airline alliance group Star Alliance in 2017, giving it … Read More

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Aruba

Travel News: October 12, 2016

TripAdvisor scraps bookings for hundreds of attractions featuring animals Tnooz After months of discussions with lobbying groups, TripAdvisor will stop selling tickets for attractions and tours that do not meet guidelines for … Read More

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Westman Islands Iceland

Travel News: October 10, 2016

American Express bolsters Platinum Card travel perk USA TODAY American Express will announce a major enhancement to its widely-used Platinum Card this week, allowing card members to earn five Membership … Read More

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Walker Bay, South Africa

Travel News: October 6, 2016

Matthew: The latest updates on airline change-fee waivers USA Today Airlines have rapidly expanded their change-fee waivers for Hurricane Matthew as the storm looks increasingly likely to affect the southeast coast … Read More

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Sydney Opera House Australia

Travel News: October 5, 2016

Global Entry is expanding to 9 more airports USA Today The trusted-traveler program that allows participants to avoid the long lines at the customs and immigration booths when re-entering the … Read More

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