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I spent 30 hours on an Amtrak from NYC to Miami. Here are 11 ways I made the long ride more bearable.
Insider's reporter made a lengthy Amtrak ride more comfortable by adjusting the temperature, wearing pajamas, and taking walks during stops.
- USA TODAY
The White House announced that a new international air travel system will go into effect Nov. 8, allowing entry for fully vaccinated foreign tourists.
When it comes to over-the-top birthday presents, Offset literally leaves no stone unturned. The bling-loving Migos rapper has already gifted his wife Cardi B “the biggest diamonds you could get” — a titanic heart-shaped affair and matching band worth an estimated $1 million or so, to be exact — followed by a pricey new Rolls-Royce […]
United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby may not want the carrier’s successful Covid-19 vaccine mandate to be a competitive advantage. But when it comes to promoting his airline over others he says to travelers, “caveat emptor” — or “let the buyer beware” — when it comes to booking flights. “Customers can book with confidence on United […]
Thai government officials on Wednesday inspected the readiness of the country's airports to welcome quarantine-free travellers, due to return next month after almost two years of strict COVID-19 rules that halted vital tourism. From Nov. 1, the country will allow vaccinated arrivals from low risk countries to return to its popular destinations like Pattaya, Chiang Mai and Bangkok. Tourism before the pandemic was a leading driver of the economy, accounting for 12% of GDP.
If you've thought about buying a second home as a vacation property, now may be a good time to do so. According to a recent report by Redfin, second-home buyer demand is slowing down, which will open...
Delta is ready to fly you wherever you want to go.
- Idaho Statesman
When Alaska Airlines CEO Ben Minicucci spoke with some of the company’s 700 Boise workers in June, they told him a Nevada town was at the top of their list for new routes.
- Motley Fool
Disney Genie, Genie+, and Lightning Lane+ will find ways to monetize the park experience even if you don't pay up right away.
- American City Business Journals
A Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier has announced new nonstop service to Denver International Airport. Flair Airlines will provide service three times a week between DIA and Toronto International Airport, starting on April 15. Flair is a Canadian low-cost airline that started passenger service in 2017.
- Business Insider
Airlines around the world are resuming flights with the world's largest passenger jet after dumping it during the pandemic
The Airbus A380 was falling out of favor with some airlines when the pandemic hit. But others are eager to bring it back into flying service.
- Business Insider
Alaska Airlines denies a labor shortage is behind it reducing flights to Seattle, disputing a claim by a Kansas airport
Wichita Airport said Alaska was cutting some flights to Seattle, Washington, "due to labor shortages." Alaska said it was a standard seasonal change.
In 2019, Jason Henrichs took 46 flights for business, traveling to cities where he stayed at hotels, dined at local restaurants, and sometimes even visited tourist attractions like the Liberty Bell. The traveling life has its perks—Henrichs, the CEO of Alloy Labs, a consortium of community banks, has Executive Platinum status on American Airlines, Gold Elite status at Marriott, and membership in not one but three private airport lounges.
Elon Musk's Boring Company received Wednesday the initial approval required to build a transportation system that would shuttle passengers in Tesla vehicles via a network of tunnels under Las Vegas. The approval by Clark County officials of a special use permit and franchise agreement would allow the Boring Company to expand its Vegas Loop system beyond its current 1.7-mile footprint that connects the Las Vegas Convention Center campus to a 29-mile route with 51 stations that would include stops at casinos along the Las Vegas Strip, the city's football stadium and UNLV.
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Travel-starved, sleep-deprived residents might find a new Hong Kong bus tour to be a snooze. “When we were brainstorming new tours, I saw a social media post from my friend saying that he was stressed out by his work, he couldn’t sleep at night,” said Kenneth Kong, the marketing and business development manager of ulu travel, the organizer of the bus tours. The first “Sleeping Bus Tour” last Saturday sold out entirely.
Head to one of these 10 destinations across the U.S. to learn how to mountain bike. The areas boast everything you need to hit the trails on two wheels.
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J. Alan Kent is a custom home builder and was among the 21 people on board who miraculously all walked away from the fiery crash.
- Out Traveler
The White House announcement was warmly welcomed by the airline and hotel industries hard hit by the travel restrictions.
United Airlines Holdings Inc Chief Executive Officer Scott Kirby on Wednesday warned about jet fuel costs in the short term, as surging oil prices threaten the pace of recovery for the airline industry. "Ultimately higher jet fuel prices lead to higher ticket prices," Kirby told CNBC. Despite robust travel demand, a recent surge in fuel prices has proved painful for the aviation industry with Delta Air Lines Inc warning of a fourth quarter pre-tax loss and suggesting it might have to pass on higher costs to consumers.
- Robb Report
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