Monday, March 8, 2021

Report: Delta CEO threatens lifetime ban for rude passengers

BY FRANK WITSIL DETROIT FREE PRESS/TNS Delta is threatening to permanently ban rude passengers, according to a travel blog quoting a memo to employees from the...

How long can airline prices stay so low?

Fares are cheaper than they have been on decades because of the pandemic. BY KYLE ARNOLD THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS/TNS Traveling the country hasn’t been this cheap...

The 12 most Instagrammable places in the world

BY JACKIE BURRELL THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS Travel plans may be on hold, but Instagram offers boundless inspiration for the day we can finally jet off to...

TSA shares tips for holiday travel

BY LACEY PFALZ TRAVELPULSE/TNS The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has published some tips on Thanksgiving and holiday travel this year, helping people to be as prepared...

CDC warns against Thanksgiving travel; urges small gatherings

BY TIM DARNELL THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS ATLANTA — The Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its Thanksgiving coronavirus guidelines on last week, warning against...

Experts reveal best time to book holiday flights

BY KERRI WESTENBERG STAR TRIBUNE/MINNEAPOLIS/TNS In a year like no other, when indoor gatherings are suspect and family gatherings may be scrapped, who knows what the holidays...

Federal Maritime Commission investigates cruise line refunds

BY THERESA NORTON TRAVELPULSE/TNS The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) is looking into how long it is taking for customers to get refunds for cruises canceled by...

A new respect for motels

Outdoor corridor lodging getting second looks due to social distancing efforts. BY ROGER VINCENT LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS After many years of being looked down on, motels are...

Delta extends block on middle seats

BY DONALD WOOD TRAVELPULSE/TNS As some airlines in the United States announced they would once again book their flights to capacity. Delta Air Lines revealed it...

Heading to the Bahamas? Here’s what you need to know

BY WELLS DUSENBURY SUN SENTINEL/TNS The Bahamas officially reopened to the public last week — with a handful of new coronavirus guidelines. When you pack your sunscreen...