Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: January 20, 2017

American latest to add ‘Basic Economy,’ carry-on restrictions USA Today American has formally introduced its long-expected Basic Economy fare class, saying the fare type will first go up for sale … Read More

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Beijing China

Travel News: January 18, 2017

Emirates opens its business and first class lounges to all passengers The Telegraph Emirates has opened its Dubai International Airport business-class lounges to paying guests, allowing lower-tier passengers to access … Read More

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Hong Kong

Travel News: January 17, 2017

Instagram Launches Ads in Its Stories   Skift Instagram, and its parent company Facebook, have quickly become a digital advertising juggernaut, with the social conglomerate accounting for more than 67% … Read More

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Ett Hem Hotel Stockholm Sweden

Travel News: January 13, 2017

Nepal tourism makes spectacular rebound The Kathmandu Post Nepal’s tourism experienced a dramatic turnaround last year after being hit by the twin disasters of a devastating earthquake and crippling trade … Read More

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Grand Cayman Marriott

Travel News: January 9, 2017

An Encore performance: Soprano Sarah Brightman names new luxury ship USA Today Luxury cruise line Seabourn on Saturday officially welcomed its biggest ship ever during a Southeast Asia-themed christening ceremony … Read More

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Park Guell Barcelona

Travel News: January 6, 2017

British Airways’ Parent IAG Plans New Low-Cost, Long-Haul Flights from Barcelona Skift In a bid to thwart discounter Norwegian Air, International Airlines Group, parent of British Airways and three other … Read More

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Berlin Germany

Travel News: December 30, 2016

Obama Designates Two New National Monuments, Protecting 1.65 Million Acres New York Times President Obama designated two new national monuments on Wednesday, protecting 1.35 million acres of federal land surrounding … Read More

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Tournon & Tain l'Hermitage France

Travel News: December 23, 2016

Disney Theme Parks Offering Exclusive Lines for Annual Passholders TravelPulse On Wednesday, a pilot program at Disney theme parks began which allows annual passholders to bypass the normal lines and … Read More

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Viking Cruises New York City

Travel News: December 21, 2016

‘Frenemies’ no more? Delta, Alaska Air to terminate partnership USA Today Delta Air Lines and Alaska Airlines were once close partners. But their relationship has deteriorated in recent years, largely … Read More

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bangkok airport

Travel News: December 19, 2016

Airport satisfaction improves in new J.D. Power study USA Today Airports are packed with travelers, more than they can actually accommodate, yet satisfaction with them has increased, according to J,D. … Read More

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Eiffel Tower Paris France

Travel News: December 16, 2016

DOT tries to ‘close the floodgates’ against voice calls on planes USA Today Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Wednesday his proposal to require airlines to notify travelers whether voice calls … Read More

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Sydney Opera House Australia

Travel News: December 14, 2016

Qantas Will Fly the World’s First Non-Stop Australia to London Flight Skift Qantas Airways Ltd. plans the first direct flights between Australia and Europe, using Boeing Co.’s Dreamliner to turn … Read More

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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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