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Hidden or unexpected travel fees can break your vacation budget

Hidden or unexpected travel fees can break your vacation budget

Mandatory hotel fees Some hotels add a daily “resort fee” or “destination fee” to their room rate. Hotels claim this mandatory fee, which averages about $27 right now, covers a bundle of amenities such as the gym, pool, WiFi and newspaper — but you pay whether you want them or use them. The highest resort […]

LVCVA executive bought travel gift cards in secret

LVCVA executive bought travel gift cards in secret

A former Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority executive hid the purchase of $90,000 in Southwest Airlines gift cards in records at the agency, an audit report shows. In funding requests between 2012 and 2017, Brig Lawson, senior director of business partnerships, said the money was for promotional events and did not disclose that it […]

Is Now A Safe Time to Travel to Hawaii?

Is Now A Safe Time to Travel to Hawaii?

Posted on June 10, 2018 DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – Given the recent activity of the Kilaeua volcano, many travelers are canceling their travel plans to Hawaii.  But one company we spoke to, said now is a great time to considering a vacation to the island. Travel expert and president of getaroom.com, Bob Diener said lots […]

travel briefs

travel briefs

travel briefs  Lewiston Morning Tribune Full coverage Source link

Anthony Bourdain's Best Quotes About Food, Life and Travel

Anthony Bourdain's Best Quotes About Food, Life and Travel

Renown travel writer, television host, and chef Anthony Bourdain has died. Outside of traveling around the world for his CNN show “Parts Unknown,” Bourdain was a prolific writer who frequently imparted his wisdom gathered from thousands of hours spent in kitchens across the planet. Below is a small collection of Bourdain’s thoughts on journeying, living, […]

Trump to leave G-7 summit early, travel directly to Singapore

Trump to leave G-7 summit early, travel directly to Singapore

Trump to leave G-7 summit early, travel directly to Singapore  The Hill Pompeo says to travel to S. Korea, China after Trump-Kim meeting  Xinhua US-based travel site offers to pay for Kim Jong Un’s hotel stay during summit  Coconuts Full coverage Source link

10 great island adventures: readers' travel tips

10 great island adventures: readers' travel tips

Winning tip: Pellworm, Germany Take a combined bus and ferry trip from Husum (€22.50 return) to Pellworm in the North Frisians. Start with a coffee and a cake at Cornilsen Café then rent a bike for about €7 and explore this flat – but windswept – island. The charm lies in exploring lanes lined with […]

John Bolton will travel to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit

John Bolton will travel to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit

John Bolton will travel to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit  The Hill No decision yet on whether Moon Jae In will travel to Singapore to join Trump-Kim summit: Official  The Straits Times Full coverage Source link

Relive dad's adventures with the world travel tracker map this Father's Day

Relive dad's adventures with the world travel tracker map this Father's Day

While many Dads are happy with beer and football, some fathers are a little more adventurous. If your old man loves to travel, you should consider getting him a World Travel Tracker Scratch Off Map this Father’s Day. This awesome atlas lets your Dad record every trip, and display his worldliness with pride. Right now, […]

Melania Trump will not travel to Singapore summit or G7

Melania Trump will not travel to Singapore summit or G7

Last week Mrs Trump sought to quell speculation about her health. In a tweet the first lady said: “I see the media is working overtime speculating where I am & what I’m doing. “Rest assured, I’m here at the @WhiteHouse w my family, feeling great, & working hard on behalf of children & the American […]