Airlines & Hotels

Marriott ranked No. 1 for hotel rewards

U.S. News & World Report has announced its Best Travel Rewards Program of 2017-2018, and has named Marriott Rewards as the No. 1 Best Hotel Rewards Program. “Marriott Rewards is No. 1 among the Best Hotel Rewards Programs due in part to the ease of earning points and its large network of hotels in popular […]

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Alaska Airlines ranked No. 1 Best Airline Rewards program

Alaska Airlines has come in the number one spot for airline rewards on U.S. News & World Report‘s Best Travel Rewards Program of 2017-2018. “Soon to merge with the Virgin America Elevate program, Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is the Best Airline Rewards Program for the third consecutive year,” U.S. News said in its report. “Its […]


Norwegian Airlines offers family-shared frequent flyer points

Norwegian Airlines has introduced a new kind of points program. The airline announced a Rewards Family Account, which will allow up to seven family and friends to jointly earn points. The new program is free, and allows up to seven people, including children, to earn CashPoints that will then be pooled into one Family Account […]


Fly from Las Vegas, Toronto to London beginning in 2018

British Airways is adding two new flights from the London area to North America, beginning in 2018. The first, from Heathrow to Las Vegas, will begin March 27 with three flights a week — Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. British Airways will also be launching service from Gatwick to Toronto, beginning on May 1, with three […]


Alaska Airlines and Virgin America to offer chat and Wifi

Alaska Airlines is hoping to make their flights more enjoyable by upgrading their WiFi on flights and at gates. The company has selected Gogo satellite-based inflight WiFi across their Boeing and Airbus fleet. According to Alaska, the broadband 2Ku service has 20 times more bandwidth than their previous service – and will allow passengers to […]


Delta Airlines to expand service from the U.S. to Africa

If you are looking to visit Africa, you will soon have more options thanks to Delta Airlines. The airline announced they will be offering service from JFK Airport in New York City to Lagos, Nigeria beginning March 24, 2018. Delta currently flies from Atlanta to Lagos four times a week. “JFK is one of Delta’s […]


Delta Airlines to test video chat with reservations agents

Delta Airlines is planning to become the first U.S. airline to let customers video chat with the reservations team — but it may not be what you think. The new technology will only be used at airports, which likely means customers will be using the video chat only to change reservations for missed or delayed […]


British Airways increases flights from Nashville to London

British Airways is making it a lot easier for Nashville residents to get to London, beginning in May 2018. The airline just announced that they will be launching service from the Music City to Heathrow five times a week. The new route takes the number of US destinations the airline flies to from London in […]


New TSA regulations will have you taking more out of your carry-on

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new airport security rules, and it could affect the electronics you bring on a flight. The new regulations will require any electronics larger than a cell phone to be removed from carry-on luggage and placed in bins for X-Ray screening. The new regulations were tested at 10 airports, and […]


Things to do in Regensburg, Germany

Although not as well known as other German cities, Regensburg has 140,000 residents, and is the fourth-largest Bavarian city in the State of Bavaria. It is only hours away from numerous metropolitan European cities, and can even make a good day trip. Whether you plan a vacation here, or just find yourself driving through, here […]


Frontier Airlines launching flights as low as $39 from 21 new cities

Frontier Airlines is coming back — and has announced they will be adding 21 new cities to their destinations, with fares starting as low as $39. The announcement means Frontier will now be operating out of 82 cities, with 85 new routes. Nonstop routes by the airlines will nearly double — to 314 — by […]


Norwegian launches $149 flights from the U.S. to Paris

Norwegian Airlines has announced service from Boston and Oakland to Paris, with fares starting at $149 each way. Additional flights from New York and Los Angeles to Paris will also be added. Norwegian Airlines offers six routes from the United States to Paris. In June, they launched nonstop service from the United States to Barcelona, […]


Fly from Austin and Chicago to London for as low as $179

Norwegian Airlines has announced service to London from Austin and Chicago, with fares as low as $179 each way. Service from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to London Gatwick will launch on March 27, 2018, and service from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to London will launch on March 25, 2018. Norwegian Airlines launched their transatlantic service to […]


Stream your personal cable subscription in your next hotel room

When checking into a hotel room, it’s always been a given that you watch the TV service they provide. However, AT&T and Dish are looking to change that, by offering subscribers the possibility of streaming their own video services over hotel TVs. That means hotel guests could watch their favorite shows whenever they want, according […]


Norwegian Airlines to fly to Barcelona from 4 U.S. cities

Norwegian Airlines has launched its latest nonstop flights to Europe with a series of flights to Barcelona. The routes will take off from Los Angeles, Newark, Oakland, and Fort Lauderdale. Norwegian’s transatlantic flights to Barcelona are for sale now, and it looks like you can get them for as little as $173 each way. Service […]


United Airlines to fly between LAX and Singapore

United Airlines is increasing their Asian routes with new daily nonstop flights between Los Angeles and Singapore. The flights will travel between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Singapore’s Changi Airport (SIN) beginning Oct. 27, 2017. According to United Airlines, the flight between LAX and SIN will set the new distance record for any airline […]


Delta Airlines launches daily nonstop flight between Atlanta and Seoul

Atlanta residents will soon be able to fly daily and nonstop to Seoul, South Korea, thanks to Delta Airlines. The flight will complement existing Korean Air service between Delta’s Atlanta hub and Seoul-Incheon International Airport, giving customers more nonstop options to and from Asia. “The flight is operated on Boeing 777-200LR aircraft featuring 37 lie-flat […]


Eurostar launches high-speed service between London and Brussels

Eurostar has officially launched its newest train, the e320, on the London to Brussels route. The train will allow high-speed service between the two cities, and is the same type of train travelers currently take between London and Paris, which launched in November 2015. Eurostar also recently finished an extensive renovation of the Eurostar terminal […]


Norwegian Airlines to fly to Rome from LA, NYC, and Oakland

Norwegian Airlines has announced flights to Rome, Italy from three U.S. cities. The flights, which will begin in November 2017, will travel to Rome from New York City (Newark), Oakland/San Francisco, and Los Angeles. Tickets from Newark to Rome start at only $189 each way, and flights from Oakland and Los Angeles will start at […]


Norwegian flies to the Caribbean from Providence and Ft. Lauderdale

Norwegian Airlines will soon launch nonstop service between some new locations this fall, including a flight to the French Caribbean from Providence, Rhode Island. The flight will take off from Providence’s T.F. Green Airport beginning in October 2017 and land in both Guadeloupe and Martinique — and will start at only $79 one way. The […]