Tag: summer travel

Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees

Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019 19:05 0

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday released a survey finding that Americans avoided an estimated 47.5 million auto trips due to highway congestion in 2018—costing ... Read More

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019 00:15 0

Just in time for summer travel, the newest Delta Sky Club and first at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport will open for business on May 21. "Building ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019 07:35 0

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million per day — to travel on ... Read More

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019 20:20 0

48 million Americans say they would skip a credit card payment before they’d skip a vacation, according a new survey published today. Survey Key Findings: ... Read More

2019’s Best Summer Travel Destinations: Planning perfect summer getaway

2019’s Best Summer Travel Destinations: Planning perfect summer getaway

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019 19:30 0

With summer approaching, 2019's Best Summer Travel Destinations report compared 100 metro areas across 40 key indicators of budget- and fun-friendliness to help US travelers ... Read More

Air Canada updates schedule due to ongoing grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets

Air Canada updates schedule due to ongoing grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019 00:15 0

Air Canada said today that to provide customers greater certainty for their summer travel plans it has further adjusted its schedule through to August 1 ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new

Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new

editor editor- April 25, 2019 00:44 0

“Since our inception last July, we hit the ground running to accelerate the tourism economy,” said Brad Dean, CEO of Discover Puerto Rico. “This brand ... Read More

International travel drives February growth at Ontario International Airport

International travel drives February growth at Ontario International Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019 17:03 0

More than 363,000 airline passengers moved through Southern California's Ontario International Airport (ONT) in February, an increase of 2.7%, or roughly 10,000 travelers, over the ... Read More

U.S. Travel applauds Bill to end 9/11 fee diversion

U.S. Travel applauds Bill to end 9/11 fee diversion

editor editor- February 14, 2019 23:08 0

"The U.S. travel community strongly supports Chairman Thompson and Chairman DeFazio's measure to end the practice of using the '9/11' fee to pay for programs ... Read More

American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid

American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 05:05 0

American Airlines is opening up new options for summer travel with additional flights to more cities across the U.S. as well as two new flights ... Read More

Dollar hike should not reduce demand from Brazilian tourists for US destinations

Dollar hike should not reduce demand from Brazilian tourists for US destinations

editor editor- June 22, 2013 06:18 0

Leonel Rossi Jr., VP of International Affairs of ABAV, said the dollar appreciation should not result in retracted demand from Brazilians for U.S. destinations during ... Read More

One-third of Americans less likely to travel this summer due to economic outlook

One-third of Americans less likely to travel this summer due to economic outlook

editor editor- June 20, 2013 01:25 0

NEW YORK, NY - Many people have fond memories of those summer vacations of their youth – hanging out at the beach with siblings, getting ... Read More

Protecting soft targets in tourism

Protecting soft targets in tourism

editor editor- June 1, 2013 01:20 0

With the onset of the summer travel season in much of the world June is a good time to ask ourselves how well we are ... Read More

Airlines want you flying upfront during summertime

Airlines want you flying upfront during summertime

editor editor- May 11, 2013 06:34 0

NEW YORK, NY – Just as the swallows fly to Capistrano in the summer, airlines have traditionally unleashed their best upfront deals during this time. Read More

Top 10 European holiday hotspots: Best and worst fuel costs 2013

Top 10 European holiday hotspots: Best and worst fuel costs 2013

editor editor- May 11, 2013 02:00 0

LONDON, England - Thinking of hiring a car this summer? Here are the top 10 holiday hotspots ranked based on fuel prices Read More

US travel on solid footing for summer

US travel on solid footing for summer

editor editor- May 16, 2012 03:12 0

WASHINGTON, DC – For the second consecutive year, the outlook for summer travel continues to brighten with more than three in five US adults (64 ... Read More

Visit California launches premium Fun Spots promotion for summer travel season

Visit California launches premium Fun Spots promotion for summer travel season

editor editor- May 2, 2012 02:27 0

SACRAMENTO, California, USA - Visit California has launched a premium edition of its Fun Spots promotion to celebrate the significant enhancements opening this summer at ... Read More

Top summer vacation destinations listed

Top summer vacation destinations listed

editor editor- April 6, 2012 04:12 0

ORLANDO, Fla. - Large numbers of vacation loyalists are still traveling despite rising fuel costs, according to a recent AAA travel agent survey and travel ... Read More

Centara extends even better value summer rates in Krabi

Centara extends even better value summer rates in Krabi

editor editor- March 10, 2012 02:30 0

Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi is offering a special summer package between May and October that reduces the rate for selected room types ... Read More

Ensure safe summer travels with a current passport for your child

Ensure safe summer travels with a current passport for your child

editor editor- June 25, 2011 03:30 0

The advent of the summer season brings schoolchildren, newly released from the confines of the classroom, ready to explore the outside world, make new friends, ... Read More

Common sense safety tips for summer travel

Common sense safety tips for summer travel

editor editor- June 15, 2011 04:29 0

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - School is out, graduations are over and the official start of summer is less than a week away. Read More

Americans unlikely to alter summer travel plans

Americans unlikely to alter summer travel plans

editor editor- June 1, 2011 03:52 0

NEW YORK - Americans are expected to travel this summer in greater numbers compared to last year and joined by a higher number of international ... Read More

Delta welcomes summer travelers with product, service enhancements

editor editor- May 26, 2011 03:32 0

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines will welcome more than 45 million passengers this summer with product enhancements, new customer service features, operational updates and other ... Read More

Spanish holidays dominate UK summer sales rankings

Spanish holidays dominate UK summer sales rankings

editor editor- April 29, 2011 06:14 0

MANCHESTER, England - Online travel agent On the Beach has released its ten most popular destinations for British tourists this coming summer. Read More

JAL to increase fuel surcharge from June to July 2011

JAL to increase fuel surcharge from June to July 2011

editor editor- April 20, 2011 05:04 0

Japan Airlines (JAL) has requested for approval from the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) to increase the current level of fuel ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization concerned about summer cruise business

Caribbean Tourism Organization concerned about summer cruise business

editor editor- March 8, 2011 05:19 0

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has expressed concern over the loss of cruise business from the southern Caribbean, following the announcement by ... Read More

Top 10 geek destinations to visit this summer

Top 10 geek destinations to visit this summer

editor editor- June 23, 2010 06:07 0

As summer approaches, our thoughts turn to taking a break. Rather than bring you boring beaches or tacky theme parks, we're planning pilgrimages for our ... Read More

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