LifeStyle: Travel

Ireland Teams Up With Game of Thrones

Monday  23:05,   22 may 2017
TravelPulse

Game of Thrones fans now have another reason to go to The Emerald Isle thanks to HBO and Tourism Ireland.According to the Belfast Telegraph, Tourism Ireland originally worked with HBO in 2016 for the Doors of Thrones campaign, and the two parties[...]

Richard Branson hints at potentially starting a new airline in the U.S.

Monday  23:05,   22 may 2017
Travel + Leisure

In an interview on Bloomberg TV last week, Virgin America founder Sir Richard Branson said he’s open to the idea of starting a new airline in the U.S., pending the outcome of a dispute with Alaska Airlines over how long it will pay royalties for the [...]

Have an Awesome Family Vacation for Under $1,000

Monday  22:51,   22 may 2017
MSN

On a tight budget? No problem. Pack up and hit the road with these affordable approaches to family vacations. Summer time is vacation time, but that doesn’t mean spending a ton of[...]

Harbor Authority Urges Visitors Not to Feed Sea Lions After Girl Is Dragged Into Water: 'It's Common Sense'

Monday  22:06,   22 may 2017
People

An authority at Steveston Harbour, where a large sea lion lunged after a young girl and dragged her into the water in a now-viral video, is speaking out about the dangers of visitors feeding wild animals. In the video captured by Michael Fujiwara in [...]

Harbor Authority Urges Visitors Not to Feed Sea Lions After Girl Is Dragged Into Water: 'It's Common Sense'

Monday  22:05,   22 may 2017
People

An authority at Steveston Harbour, where a large sea lion lunged after a young girl and dragged her into the water in a now-viral video, is speaking out about the dangers of visitors feeding wild animals. In the video captured by Michael Fujiwara in [...]

5 Ways to Fly for (Nearly) Free Every Time

Monday  20:55,   22 may 2017
GOBankingRates

Use these tricks to make sure you always pay the lowest price.Planning a budget vacation can become much more expensive once airfare gets added in, especially if you book your preferred travel dates without comparing rates. Although shopping for the [...]

How Southwest Beat JetBlue To Become Passengers' Favorite Airline

Monday  20:45,   22 may 2017
International Business Times

Southwest Airlines nearly overtook perennial winner JetBlue in the J.D. Power airline rankings last year. In 2017, it finally got over the hump.After taking a step backward in 2016,  JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU)  improved its score significantly in [...]

Airline gate agents share 17 things they'd love to tell travelers but can't

Monday  19:25,   22 may 2017
Business Insider

Joe Raedle / Getty ImagesThere are some things gate or ticketing agents at the airport — whether for job security reasons or to keep hundreds of anxious fliers happy — just can't tell travelers. But that doesn't There are some things gate[...]

Airline gate agents share 17 things they'd love to tell travelers but can't

Monday  19:25,   22 may 2017
Business Insider

Joe Raedle / Getty ImagesThere are some things gate or ticketing agents at the airport — whether for job security reasons or to keep hundreds of anxious fliers happy — just can't tell travelers. But that doesn't There are some things gate[...]

Memorial Day to see highest travel volume in more than a decade at 39.3 million: AAA

Monday  15:22,   22 may 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

If you're traveling over Memorial Day this year, you might want to head out of the house a lot earlier, as new figures predict that 39.3 million Americans are planning to hit the roads, rails and skies this weekend -- the highest travel volume[...]

Memorial Day to see highest travel volume in more than a decade at 39.3 million: AAA

Monday  15:21,   22 may 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

If you're traveling over Memorial Day this year, you might want to head out of the house a lot earlier, as new figures predict that 39.3 million Americans are planning to hit the roads, rails and skies this weekend -- the highest travel volume[...]

The World's Unsolved Airplane Mysteries

Monday  15:06,   22 may 2017
International Business Times

Here are few unsolved airline mysteries that kept investigators clueless for years. Amelia Earhart: The hunt for Amelia Earhart’s long-lost plane never really found a closure as the plane carrying the aviation pioneer and her navigator, Fred Noonan, [...]

Dutch king reveals secret life — as a KLM airline co-pilot

Saturday  11:21,   20 may 2017
The Washington Post

He's been flying under the radar for years. The king says passengers rarely recognized him. © EPA Dutch King Willem-Alexander, right, sits next to pilot Maarten Putman inside the cockpit of a KLM Cityhopper at Schipol Airport, Amsterdam,[...]

6 Times People Were Kicked Off Planes for Ridiculous Reasons

Saturday  02:00,   20 may 2017
The Daily Meal

For years, people have been kicked off flights for absurd reasons. Click through to find out the instances where passengers have been kicked off their flight in the past[...]

An Air France plane was struck by lightning, causing a mid-flight emergency

Saturday  00:22,   20 may 2017
Travel + Leisure

The pilot of an Air France flight from Paris on Friday declared a mid-air emergency as it headed to Birmingham Airport after the airplane was struck by lightning. TravelAndLeisure.com When an airplane is hit by lightning, usually only a few people[...]