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Marriott eBreaks Sep 4-7

7 minutes agoTravel / Hotels : Loyalty Traveler

If California is any kind of indicator, then Marriott eBreaks offer many more hotels for discount rates this post-Labor Day holiday weekend across the USA. There are multiple hotels in many tourist destination cities on this week’s list. Show More Summary

Snag This $9.99 Rental Car Deal for the First Road Trip of Fall

18 minutes agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Now that the summer travel season is pretty much over it?s time to plan your shoulder season escape. The weather is better, the crowds have gone back to school and work, and it?s time for you to enjoy. If you?re still stuck on what to...Show More Summary

Another flight rerouted over reclining seat squabble

A Delta flight was diverted after a passenger dispute about a reclining seat.        

IHG Rewards Brings Back “Big Win” Promotion for the Fall With a New Name

IHG Rewards fall promotion is “Into the Nights” but it’s basically a redux of “The Big Win” which is fun, specific offers targeted though so whether or not it’s especially lucrative will depend on the offer you get — and how easy it is to earn tons of bonus points depends on your stay plans. Show More Summary

Madrid: Hotel Urso Is 'Bearing' Up Beautifully In Madrid

46 minutes agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

It?s chic, it?s sexy, it?s in a seriously up-and-coming part of Madrid ? it?s the Hotel Urso ('Bear Hotel'), which opened quietly last week. And ?quietly? is the right word ? according to this account in CN Traveler España (in Spanish,...Show More Summary

Allegiant adds fee to print boarding passes at airport

Starting today, it will cost customers $5 to have a ticket agent print out a boarding pass.        

The Next Chapter for Malaysia Airlines Starts Now

1 hour agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Khazanah Nasional Managing Director Azman Mokhtar addressed reporters last Friday Malaysia Airlines announced on Friday that it will lay off 6,000 of its 20,000 employees as part of its restructuring plan, aiming to once again make a profit four years from now. Show More Summary

Venice: JW Marriott Venice Will Open In March With An Infinity Pool Overlooking San Marco

1 hour agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The last time we heard anything about the JW Marriott Venice, it was March 2013 and it had an expected opening date of this year. It was not to be. But the good news is that it?s now expecting to open in March 2015 ? and the website is taking reservations from 12 March.

United MileagePlus Up To 100% Bonus On Purchased Miles

United MileagePlus is offering an innovative though not especially lucrative bonus on purchased miles through September 4. Basically MileagePlus is offering between a 35% and 100% bonus on purchased miles, depending on how many people...Show More Summary

Norwegian Cruise Line to buy Oceania, Regent Seven Seas

The deal creates a cruise company with more than 20 vessels.        

London: Conrad Hotels Comes Back to London, Takes Over InterContinental Westminster

1 hour agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

It?s less than two years ago we welcomed a second InterContinental hotel to London, with the Westminster outpost setting up next to New Scotland Yard, a walk across St James?s and Green Park to its Park Lane sibling. It?s less than a year ago we talked about a third InterContinental coming to the city, this time much further east at the O2 arena. Show More Summary

Sarcastic Shocker: US Airways 100% Bonus on Purchased Miles is Back

US Airways is offering a targeted bonus of up to 100% additional miles when you buy miles through Seotember 30. The offer is targeted, then you go to the buy miles page you have to enter your account information to see whether you’re being offered a bonus. Show More Summary

Up To 100% Bonus On Purchased US Airways Miles

US Airways seems to run some sort of promotion on the purchase or sharing of miles almost every month. Often it’s just a straight 100% bonus on purchased miles, sometimes it’s a tiered bonus, and sometimes they offer a 100% bonus onShow More Summary

How Technology Makes Travel Better

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that I’m bringing on regular columnists for this website. On the first Tuesday of the month, Dave Dean from Too Many Adapters will be here giving you great tips and advice on travel tech and gear. His column starts this month. Show More Summary

LifeMiles 100% Bonus On Purchased Miles Through September 30, 2014

Avianca’s LifeMiles program has just announced that they’ll be offering a 100% bonus on purchased miles through September 30, 2014. Through this promotion you can purchase a maximum of 75,000 LifeMiles (plus the 100% bonus), at a cost of 1.5 cents per mile all-in. Show More Summary

Wall Street is Warming Up to a JetBlue Without CEO Dave Barger

When it comes to JetBlue, Wall Street has been singing a similar tune for awhile. The general feeling is that... Read More

How Travel Is The Classroom

By Daniel Noll I recently came across an article about experiential learning that featured a list entitled 12 Things You Might Not Have Learned in the Classroom. The principles were adapted from a book entitled Weapons of Mass Instruction by John Taylor Gatto. Show More Summary

A luxury sightseeing experience

A luxury experience in a city usually boils down to a dinner at the best restaurant, accommodation in a unique hotel or shopping in the most expensive city district. But when thinking about luxury sightseeing, nothing really comes to mind. Show More Summary

Reducing Business Travel Stress

While travelling frequently for work may sound exciting, it can also be quite stressful. The InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) have come up with eight tips on reducing business travel stress. Below are their tips and additional suggestions from me to help you arrive calm and in a productive frame of mind.

10 Walking Food Tours Around the U.S.

Some of the country's best culinary spots are most accessible on foot, from Manhattan's bustling Lower East Side to the romantic eateries hugging Santa Fe's plaza. Cooking-school owners and entrepreneurs with a foodie bent have launched...Show More Summary

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