LifeStyle: Travel

Alaska Airlines Eases Travel for Seahawks Fans

Monday  21:35,   14 august 2017
TravelPulse

Wear a Russell Wilson jersey and board Alaska Airlines' flights from Seattle early.Alaska Airlines is based out of Seattle, where the Seahawks are one of the top teams in the National Football[...]

Guam's tourism popularity unhurt by North Korea threats

Monday  21:21,   14 august 2017
Associated Press

Tourists haven't been deterred from visiting the tropical island of Guam even though the U.S. territory has been the target of threats from North Korea during a week of angry words exchanged by Pyongyang and Washington.Chiho Tsuchiya of Japan[...]

The World's 25 Best Travel Experiences: New Ratings Just Announced

Monday  21:10,   14 august 2017
Forbes

Despite fast growing consumer interest in Experiential Travel, it is really hard for the luxury traveler to actually identify these best-in-class experiences.The “Sea of Love” private dinner at the famed Palazzo Avino resort on Italy’s Amalfi Coast[...]

10 Tips to Snag a First-Class Ticket Upgrade

Monday  20:40,   14 august 2017
PopSugar

The majority of airline passengers fly coach, but a small percentage of the population regularly enjoys first-class accommodations on airplanes. Loyalty always counts. Most people who join frequent flier programs don't actually fly very[...]

Golden Gate Bridge Sues Daredevil Climbers

Monday  18:46,   14 august 2017
TravelPulse

Climbing to the top of the Golden Gate Bridge using just your hands is not an approved San Franciso visitor activity.A daredevil duo, Peter Kurer, known to his social media fan base as “Peter Teatime” and his associate Thomas Rector, completed such[...]

Can pilots change their route for a better view of the eclipse?

Monday  15:46,   14 august 2017
USA TODAY

<p>A captain always has the final decision regarding the route of flight and how the airplane is being flown.</p>Question: On the day of the eclipse, how much leeway will a captain have to give passengers a good view of the eclipse while in[...]

Finally! An Answer to Why It’s So Cold on Airplanes

Monday  14:21,   14 august 2017
Reader's Digest

Packing essentials always include toiletries, clothes, and shoes; but you also can’t forget your socks and sweatshirt to keep you warm on your flight. As if sitting in a cramped seat for hours isn’t uncomfortable enough, they also set the air[...]

Southwest Airlines Employee Personally Delivers Luggage to Cancer Patient's Home

Friday  23:53,   11 august 2017
People

A Southwest Airlines employee became a passenger’s “light in the darkness” when she personally delivered luggage filled with important cancer-related items to her home in the middle of the night. Sarah Rowan, a Southwest Airlines customer service[...]

European discounter expands to U.S., promises $99 fares

Friday  22:53,   11 august 2017
USA TODAY

The latest European budget airline to set its sights on the U.S. markets is an outfit called Primera Air. The Latvian-headquartered company announced plans last month for six European-U.S. routes that will start in 2018. Primera says it will add[...]

The Co-founders of Cabin Want You to Sleep Your Way Between San Francisco And Los Angeles

Friday  22:10,   11 august 2017
Travel + Leisure

Anyone who has spent time on the West Coast knows how the few hundred miles between Los Angeles and San Francisco can feel expansive. Faced with the choice between a pricey flight or a six-hour drive, many residents of the two cities choose simply[...]

The Co-founders of Cabin Want You to Sleep Your Way Between San Francisco And Los Angeles

Friday  22:09,   11 august 2017
Travel + Leisure

Anyone who has spent time on the West Coast knows how the few hundred miles between Los Angeles and San Francisco can feel expansive. Faced with the choice between a pricey flight or a six-hour drive, many residents of the two cities choose simply[...]

Is it true that some hotel and airline sites track your browsing habits, then raise their prices?

Friday  21:11,   11 august 2017
Men's Fitness

&nbsp;It’s called “dynamic pricing”—firms track your online browsing, and adjust prices according to factors like your eagerness to buy, your online purchases, even where you live.&nbsp;It’s called “dynamic pricing”—firms track your online[...]

Airline report card: Alaska Airlines tops list for best rewards program

Friday  15:51,   11 august 2017
MSN

Whether traveling for business or just for fun, airline rewards programs could save flyers big bucks and even land them sweet deals-- but which one is the best for customers? Alaska Airlines (NYSE:ALK) topped the list of best airline rewards[...]

The one thing you should do so your airline won't lose your luggage

Friday  14:41,   11 august 2017
WISN Milwaukee

If you've ever lost your luggage, you know just how frustrating it can be to try and recover your lost items, if you're lucky enough to find them.&nbsp;GALLERY: 15 Airport Hacks to Remember Before Your Next Flight (by The Active[...]

Southwest is Travel Industry's Favorite Airline

Thursday  21:40,   10 august 2017
TravelPulse

In the court of public opinion, Southwest beat competitors by a substantial margin.According to new data from YouGov, 35 percent of travel industry pros who participated in the survey prefer Southwest. It easily beat the competition, gathering twice [...]