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LifeStyle: Travel

5 Underrated Destinations in Central Asia

Thursday  00:05,   20 september 2018
nationalgeographic

On the crossroads of East and West, the Silk Road region holds hidden gems.But the region is home to countless sites justly famous for their natural beauty, unique histories, and long-held traditions. Here are five spots that deserve a place on your [...]

Hit the Rails for the Best Cuyahoga Valley Experience

Thursday  00:05,   20 september 2018
nationalgeographic

Take one national park, add in a scenic railroad, and the result is magic.This line of historic train cars winds through 26 miles of the national park, which encompasses forests, waterfalls, and part of the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath, the park's...[...]

These Airlines Made the Most on Extra Fees Last Year

Wednesday  21:50,   19 september 2018
cntraveler

Some airlines made more than 40 percent of their total revenue off of bag fees, seat selection fees, and more.Bad news: Fliers are falling for those airline add-on fees—big time. Airlines are netting as much as $50 on average off of each passenger,...[...]

Epcot’s IllumiNations to End in 2019

Wednesday  20:15,   19 september 2018
travelpulse

The theme park will still host nightly entertainment on the World Showcase Lagoon. Epcot’s IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth show has been a highlight of the theme park since it debuted in October 1999 as part of the Walt Disney World Millennium...[...]

These N. American airports scored the highest points with flyers

Wednesday  19:55,   19 september 2018
msn

Las Vegas McCarran International Airport and Orlando International Airport have been rated the best North American airports, according to travelers in the latest J.D. Power survey. In the 2018 edition of the North America Airport Satisfaction Study, [...]

Hackers peddle thousands of air miles on the Dark Web for pocket money

Wednesday  19:07,   19 september 2018
zdnet

Underground sellers are offering stolen air miles for a fraction of their true cost to the detriment of their true owners.Frequent flyer miles can be used for free travel, access to exclusive airport lounges, and free or heavily discounted upgrades...[...]

How much does this actually cost? In travel, it can be hard to get a straight answer.

Wednesday  19:06,   19 september 2018
washingtonpost

The practice of quoting an initial, low rate but then adding taxes, fees and other charges, can confuse consumers.And guess what? It was too good to be...[...]

Singapore Airlines pilot suspended for failing breathalyzer test, carrier investigating

Wednesday  17:55,   19 september 2018
foxnews

Many of the affected travelers took to Twitter to voice their grievances with the incident.On Sept. 15, crew members aboard Singapore Airlines flight SQ247 were was asked to take the random drug and alcohol test by Australia's Civil Aviation Safety...[...]

New Glamping Opportunity to Open in Yosemite

Wednesday  16:50,   19 september 2018
travelpulse

AutoCamp’s newest destination is open for booking.AutoCamp, a Santa Barbara start-up that offers boutique stays in a camp-like setting, is continuing its expansion with a new location near Yosemite National...[...]

American Airlines Might Soon Stop You From Changing Your Nonrefundable Flight Tickets

Wednesday  13:26,   19 september 2018
fortune

American Airlines Might Soon Stop You From Changing Your Nonrefundable Flight Tickets“That non-refundable ticket is of value to us,” Parker told reporters after speaking to a business group in Irving, Texas. “We knew that seat was going to be...[...]

American Airlines offers free live TV through Dish

Wednesday  13:26,   19 september 2018
engadget

You might not be stuck watching a handful of mediocre movies (or your offline copies of streaming shows) the next time you're on a long-haul flight. The service will spread to AA's fleet of over 700 mainline, narrow-body aircraft throughout [...]

American Airlines Considers Ending Ticket Changes If Congress Limits Fees

Wednesday  02:50,   19 september 2018
msn

American Airlines Group Inc. would consider barring passengers from changing nonrefundable tickets if Congress limits what carriers can charge for the adjustments, Chief Executive Officer Doug Parker said Tuesday. “That non-refundable ticket is of...[...]

These Are the Most Fun Cities in the U.S.

Tuesday  21:51,   18 september 2018
travelandleisure

These Are the Most Fun Cities in the U.S. , WalletHub compared 182 cities across three key dimensions: entertainment, nightlife and costs. Each category had its own subcategories in which each city gathered “points” for their fun quotient. Some...[...]

Experts to Discuss Overtourism in Nation's Capital

Tuesday  21:51,   18 september 2018
travelpulse

The one-day event will include representatives from some of the most severely impacted destinations.Scheduled for September 27, the event “Overtourism: Seeking Solutions” will bring together government and travel industry experts who will share...[...]

Florence Causes Spike in Travel Insurance Claims

Tuesday  21:51,   18 september 2018
travelpulse

Officials say hurricane will likely impact millions of travelers.Officials say the firm has received 2,500 claims from travelers with storm-related policies, as of September 17. Additionally, Allianz’ customer service center has fielded more than...[...]