Click Frenzy travel sale: Deals on flights, hotels, cruises and“Some online travel agents will have added discounts on top of the standard deal offered by participating airlines and hotels. “Search and compare deals on different sites to make sure you’re getting the best discount possible.” Think ahead... Read more
Turn to 10 Strike between union and SATA/Azores Airlines called off, for nowTurn to 10The proposed strike between SATA/Azores Airlines and its cabin crew has been officially called off –at least for now. The four-day strike slated to begin August 23 has been taken off the table, the National... Read more
Forbes American Airlines Wants Your Company To Win Five Free Round TripsForbesAmerican Airlines Wants Your Company To Win Five Free Round Trips. Michael Goldstein , Contributor. I cover the travel biz: … This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Business Extra program from American Airlines. Business Extra is... Read more
Cherry Hill Courier Post Lawsuit: Airline caused wedding disasterCherry Hill Courier PostBut that dream crumbled in August 2015, when Oteh took an American Airlines flight to the Caribbean island with her family — and her wedding dress. In a 31-page lawsuit, Oteh alleges a flight attendant “egregiously” destroyed her... Read more
Skift Hotels May Try to Counter Airbnb’s Rise With Bets on TechSkiftAirbnb isn’t hurting hotels today in most markets. Unless it is. STR, the market research firm, confronts that conundrum — as does the entire hotel industry. STR says Airbnb’s precise impact won’t be clear until the home-rental booking... Read more
Hawaiian Airlines flight from Kauai to Los Angeles makes emergen – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNLHawaii News NowOver 250 passengers were deplaned Friday night in Hilo after their Hawaiian Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing. Flight 64 departed from Lihue just after 3:30 p.m. Friday... Read more
New York Post American Airlines would have you believe this is a lobster rollNew York PostOn Wednesday during an American Airlines business class flight from Los Angeles to New York, travel blogger Ben Schlappig ordered a lobster roll with sweet potato chips. This is what he was served. At... Read more
United Airlines – Business ReviewSeeking AlphaLast month, I began my analysis of the airline industry with Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), and I am continuing it this week with a global powerhouse: United Airlines (NYSE: UAL). United Airlines is big, boasting nearly $17 billion more in revenue …United Airlines July... Read more
The Australian Art Series Hotels sells to Mantra for $52 millionThe Sydney Morning HeraldMelbourne’s wealthy Deague family has sold the management and leasehold rights of its well-known Art Series Hotels to Mantra Group for $52.5 million. The Deague Group, a privately held property business, opened its first hotel in... Read more
The Independent TripAdvisor helps us choose hotels and restaurants – so why not where we end our days?The IndependentMy 91-year-old mother was deeply unhappy at the geriatric hospital in which she found herself after breaking her ankle. But we knew little of the alternatives. Official inspection ratings offer impersonal... Read more