The proposed merger of United and Continental airlines is unlikely to raise fares in the short term, industry experts say, even though it would create the world’s largest airline. The deal would, however, make United the only choice for travelers on certain routes at 17 U.S. airports, including Chicago O’Hare, Cleveland, Denver International, Honolulu, Houston, […]
We’ve come to expect air travel will be uncomfortable, frustrating and expensive. But travel search engine InsideTrip seeks to maximize comfort and alert you to difficult travel arrangements before they’re even booked. When you plug in your dates, also select what’s important to you (e.g., legroom, on-time statistics, lost bag rankings, and number of stops). […]
Traffic congestion is a problem nearly everywhere you go. As a result, there are more inventive solutions and modes of transport than ever before. Here’s a look at some creative ways to get your attendees to and from the airport:
If you’re spending a lot of time in airports these days, consider getting a Priority Pass which gives users access to more than 500 airport lounges worldwide. Lounge amenities include business centers with WiFi access; some offer added benefits such as spa treatments, sleeping areas and showers.
I almost lost my luggage on my way to the MPI World Education Congress in Montreal. Debarking from my flight behind most of the other passengers, I wound up in the back of the line through customs and arrived late at the luggage carousel. After watching it go round and round with the same few […]