Airlines & Hotels

Your Wine Flies Free on Alaska Airlines from 29 cities

If you are wine-cationing, Alaska Airlines may be the best option for your next west coast trip. The airline is expanding their Wine Flies Free program, allowing Mileage Plan members departing from cities in California, Oregon, Washington and Idaho to check an entire case of wine for free. The Wine Flies Free program is not […]

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7 Best places to stay in Bend, Oregon

Bend, Oregon is an outdoor lover’s dream, and the town is full of adventure (and adventurers) during all four seasons. But in order to really enjoy your experience, you need a great hotel — and there are plenty of hotels in Bend. Here are some of the best places to stay in Bend, Oregon: Click […]


Norwegian Airlines launches $169 flights from the Bay Area to Rome

Norwegian Airlines has launched a nonstop flight from the Bay Area to Rome, starting at $169 each way. The route will fly from Oakland to Rome, and means Norwegian is the only airline to offer year-round, nonstop service from the San Francisco area and California to both Barcelona and Rome. They also offer more routed […]


Hampton Inn is most popular hotel for business travelers

Business or pleasure? According to a new study from Certify, Hampton Inn was the most expensed hotel chain among business travelers. Traveling for work is a lot different than traveling on your own — and business travelers follow some very similar trends when traveling for work. Hampton Inn is owned by Hilton, and the average […]


Southwest Airlines may be flying to Hawaii in 2019

Hawaii, here we come! Southwest Airlines is planning to launch flights to Hawaii, very soon, although they are not clear whether it will be beginning flying to Hawaii in late 2018 or early 2019. Although they have not yet announced which city the flights will be flying out of, they did say they’d like to […]


Disney plans Marvel, Star Wars cruise for 2019

Disney Cruise Line is planning to launch a few brand new theme cruises beginning in 2019 — Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea. Star Wars Day at Sea The Star Wars-themed cruise will begin in January 2019 and run until March 2019. The seven-day cruise will “transport guests to the Caribbean […]


Tinder of the skies? Southwest Airlines introduces in-flight dating app

Have you ever met your soul mate on a plane but were too shy to say anything? Southwest Airlines has you covered with their new in-flight dating app. Dating while traveling is not necessarily new, but Southwest Airlines is looking to take it to new heights. The airline has announced a new in-flight matchmaking app […]


Delta Air Lines’ pet policy is about to get a lot stricter

Delta Air Lines’ pet policy has some new, stricter rules. The airline announced the new rules for service and support animals, by requiring advanced documentation requirements for animals boarding their planes. “This comes as a result of a lack of regulation that has led to serious safety risks involving untrained animals in flight,” Delta said […]


Hilton is hiring 650 new work-from-home jobs

If you are looking to work in the travel industry, Hilton is hiring 650 part-time, work-from-home jobs across the United States. The positions will be in customer care, specifically as new reservation sales agents. Delta Air Lines is hiring 1,000 additional flight attendants for 2018 “As a company that is growing at almost a hotel […]


Fly from the U.S. to Madrid, Amsterdam, and Milan for as low as $199

Norwegian Airlines is launching new flights from Los Angeles and New York to three European destinations. The low-cost airline is launching flights from New York City and Los Angeles to Madrid, Spain; New York City to Amsterdam, the Netherlands; and Los Angeles to Milan, Italy. The flights will begin at $199 and $229 each way. […]


Track your bag on the new United Airlines app

United Airlines has added new enhancements to their United Airlines app, including the ability to track your bags while flying. “With this new capability, customers will be able to see real-time updates of when the bag has been loaded onto a flight, unloaded from the flight and when it is available at baggage claim,” the […]


Alaska Airlines launches service between San Diego and Mexico City

Alaska Airlines has launched nonstop service between San Diego and Mexico City, their ninth destination from the United States to Mexico. Passengers can already currently fly from Los Angeles and San Francisco to the Mexican capital. Alaska Airlines currently operates more than 100 flight a week between Mexico and California, to nine destinations, including Cancun, […]


Alaska Airlines discontinues flights to Havana, Cuba

Less than a year after Alaska Airlines began their historic flights to Havana, Cuba, the airline has announced they will be discontinuing the route. Alaska currently has a daily flight between Los Angeles and Havana, but will be redeploying their aircraft and staff to routes with higher demand. “Travel is about making connections, and we […]


It’s easier to get into Harvard than to become a flight attendant

Delta Air Lines has announced they are hiring another 1,000 flight attendants for 2018 — but it may not be as easy as just getting a new job. According to the airline, it is now easier to get into Harvard University than it is to become a Delta flight attendant. “Last year 150,000 applicants applied […]


United Airlines is adding airplanes with rows of 10 seats

United Airlines has found a completely new way to make you uncomfortable on an airplane. The airline has announced it is planning on fitting 10 seats in a row on their Boeing 777s. The plan will add an additional 21 seats to their planes. The Boeing 777s are used mostly for long-haul flights, and will […]


JetBlue is pulling its flights from many online booking sites

JetBlue is following Southwest Airlines and is pulling its product from numerous online travel agencies. The airline said the move should lower costs and give them more control over offering “a full range of fares.” The airline will no longer appear on more than 10 online travel agency websites, although they have not yet announced […]


Alaska Airlines and Virgin America celebrate their merger

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America’s merger is about to become reality, and so they are celebrating with a sale. For only two days, the airlines are offering 1,200 daily flights to 118 destinations across the Unites States, Mexico, Canada, Costa Rico, and Cuba for as low as $49 each way. Virgin America was recently named […]


Get tickets as low as $49 during Southwest Airlines’ 3-day sale

Southwest Airlines launched their latest low-fare sale, but for three days only. The domestic fares start at $49, $79, $99, and $129 (each way) to a number of different cities. You may also be able to find some international flights starting at $99 one way. The 72-hour sale ends Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017 at 11:59 […]


United Airlines adds flights to Europe from SFO, NYC, and D.C.

United Airlines is giving North American passengers more options to fly to European destinations. The airline announce new nonstop seasonal service to Reykjavik, Iceland; Porto, Portugal; Edinburgh, Scotland; and Zurich, Switzerland. The flights will travel nonstop from Newark, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. — but connects to more than 100 North American cities. “As we […]


Hilton planning to open 100 hotels in Africa

Hilton is growing significantly in Africa over the next five years, with an announcement of a $50 million investment into the Hilton Africa Growth Initiative. The initiative’s goal is to convert around 100 hotels in multiple markets in Sub-Saharan Africa — or around 20,000 hotel rooms — into Hilton hotels, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, […]