Airlines & Hotels

Marriotts will soon have an Amazon Alexa in every room

Amazon.com has partnered with Marriott International to provide Alexa Echo into their hotel rooms. Marriott ranked No. 1 for hotel rewards According to Reuters, Amazon is looking to expand its presence in the hospitality industry, and the new partnership would allow Marriott guests to use Alexa to do things in the hotel like order room […]

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Alaska Airlines to fly between Sacramento and Kona, Hawaii

Alaska Airlines will be flying from Kona, Hawaii from Sacramento, beginning in December of this year. The flight will operate three times a week and will be the only nonstop flight between the two destinations. Alaska Airlines currently offers nonstop service between Sacramento and Maui, Hawaii. Southwest Airlines announces flights to Hawaii from 4 California cities “We […]


Delta Air Lines adding a nonstop flight from Seattle to Osaka

Delta Air Lines is adding a nonstop route between Seattle, Washington and Osaka, Japan starting in 2019. The flight will be on a Boeing 767-300ER, which is equipped with 25 fully flat-bed seats in Delta One, 29 seats Delta Comfort+ and 171 seats in the Main Cabin. “As Seattle’s global airline, Delta offers service to […]


Delta Air Lines to to fly from Minneapolis to Seoul, South Korea

Delta Air Lines is launching a new nonstop flight from Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota to Seoul-Incheon, South Korea, beginning in 2019. The flight is a partnership between Delta and Korean Air. “Delta’s future is global and adding another nonstop flight to the joint venture’s Seoul-Incheon hub with Korean Air expands on our long-term vision,” said Delta’s […]


Norwegian Airlines to fly from Florida to Europe

Norwegian Airlines has announced three new routes from Florida to Europe, including from Fort Lauderdale to Madrid, Spain; Fort Lauderdale to Rome, Italy; and Orlando to Stockholm, Sweden. The flights will start as low as $204.90 each way. Norwegian to begin $79 flights to the French Caribbean from Providence and Ft. Lauderdale Service from Fort […]


Carnival Cruise Line’s 24-day cruise from California to Singapore

Carnival Cruise Line is offering the longest cruise in its history — a 24-day journey between Long Beach, California and Singapore. It also marks the first time the cruise line will visit Guam, Vietnam, and Malaysia on a North American departure. “In addition to visiting some of the world’s most beautiful destinations, guests sailing on […]


You can now use Alaska Airlines’ Mileage Plan miles on hotel stays

Travelers will now be able to use their Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles for hotel stays at more than 400,000 hotel properties around the world. According to Alaska, the new change is due to their partnership with Rocketmiles, a hotel booking site. “Redeeming miles for hotels was among the most requested enhancements to Mileage Plan, […]


Delta Air Lines will fly nonstop to Mumbai, India

Delta Air Lines has announced they will begin nonstop flights between the United States and Mumbai, India beginning in 2019. “It is exciting to be able to announce Delta’s return to India from the U.S. as part of our vision to expand Delta’s reach internationally,” said Delta CEO Ed Bastian. “We are thankful to the […]


Princess Cruises ship changes course due to Kilauea volcano

Princess Cruises will be changing their itinerary for their Sea Princess ship due to the erupting Kilauea volcano. According to USA Today Travel, the 2,000 passenger ship will skip their stop at Hilo, on the Big Island of Hawaii, and instead spend an extra day at sea. The cruise port at Hilo is only 43 […]


Where to stay in Venice, Italy: Locanda Leon Bianco

Whether you use a travel agent, booking website, or airbnb, you will soon find that there are so many hotels and apartments available in Venice, and it can soon become overwhelming. Because of this, we wanted to share with you the one we experienced ourselves, because it was such an amazing stay. Locanda Leon Bianco […]


Southwest Airlines announces flights to Hawaii from 4 California cities

Southwest Airlines finally announced more details of their Hawaii flights, including that will be flying from four different California cities to the Hawaiian Islands. The initial cities that Southwest will be flying from are: Oakland, San Diego, San Jose, and Sacramento. The flights will be flying to: Honolulu, Kahului Airport on Maui, Lihue Airport on […]


Southwest Airlines announces more details on flying to Hawaii

Southwest Airlines has announced their plans to fly to Hawaii — although is still not saying when those flights will start. Southwest will be flying to four Hawaiian cities: Honolulu (Oahu) Kahului (Maui) Kona (Island of Hawaii) Lihue (Kauai) Southwest Airlines may be flying to Hawaii beginning in 2018 “While we do not yet have details to […]


Caesars to open 2 new resorts in Dubai

Caesars Entertainment is opening two new luxury hotels and a beach club in Dubai. The two hotels, Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai and Caesars Bluewaters Dubai, are both non-gaming resorts and are expected to open by late 2018. Hilton Honors rewards benefits you never knew about The two resorts will be located on a man-made island […]


Alaska Airlines announces new policy for emotional support animals

Alaska Airlines has announced a new policy for emotional support animals and psychiatric service animals. The airline will follow some fellow airlines in requiring signed document from a medical doctor or mental health professional, at least 48 hours in advance of departure. However, the policy is separate from Alaska Airlines’ policy for traditional service animals. […]


Denver International Airport closes last smoking lounge

Denver International Airport (DIA) is now a completely smoke-free facility. According to KMGH-TV, the airport’s last smoking lounge closed on March 1, 2018. The Colorado Tobacco Free Alliance launched a campaign to make the airport smoke-free nearly 10 years ago, in June 2008. Airport spokesman Heath Montgomery said they have been working on closing all […]



Hilton Honors rewards benefits you never knew about

Hilton Honors members know they can get discounts on rooms, and occasionally a free cookie. But did you know there are even more benefits of the Hilton HHonor program? Hilton introduces a new trend: using loyalty points on Amazon Hilton owns more than 5,200 properties worldwide, and included 14 brands, including Hilton Hotels, Hampton Inns, […]


6 Best places to stay in Boise, Idaho

Boise, Idaho may be an overlooked destination, but it is quickly becoming a sought-after vacation destination. Whether it’s skiing, craft beer, floating the river, or catching a football game — you could easily spend weeks in the city and have plenty to do. Whether you prefer a hotel in Boise or bed & breakfast, there […]


Fly from New York to Dublin for as low as $148 on Norwegian Airlines

Norwegian Airlines is expanding their flights from New York to Dublin, Ireland, for as low as €120 each way (or around $148). The airline first launched flights from Dublin to Stewart International Airport in New York State and Providence, Rhode Island in summer of 2017, and will be expanding their service from Dublin to New […]


Airbnb is (slowly) adding hotels, verification process for hosts

Airbnb began as a way to find a place to stay when you didn’t want to (or couldn’t afford to) stay in a hotel. But the company has slowly been including hotels in their list of places to stay, and it is helping the company shed their “alternative” booking image. According to the company, 330 […]