The cheapest time to buy your flight is upon us

The cheapest time to buy your flight is upon us

If you’re traveling during the holidays, you might be relieved to hear the best time to buy your ticket still hasn’t passed. Because it’s right, right now. Kayak gave Apartment Therapy the “inside scoop,” and said that if you’re looking to fly domestically during the Thanksgiving holiday, the cheapest time to purchase your ticket is […]

Cubs will travel to Washington without Kyle Schwarber, some starting pitchers

Cubs will travel to Washington without Kyle Schwarber, some starting pitchers

Some Cubs players will get a break by not accompanying the team on its two-hour flight to Washington after Wednesday night’s game. Manager Joe Maddon said several starting pitchers and slugger Kyle Schwarber will stay in Chicago while the team plays the Nationals at 3:05 p.m Thursday in a rescheduled game at Nationals Park. Schwarber […]

Air travel tips to weather Florence: Rebook, consider connections

Air travel tips to weather Florence: Rebook, consider connections

WASHINGTON — While the exact path of Hurricane Florence is still to be determined, what is already certain is the threat of devastating wind and rain will affect air travel for the next several days. “We’ve seen more than 600 flights cancelled through Thursday, and that’s going to continue well into Saturday, said Ben Mutzabaugh, […]

Ethics Panel Imposes Stricter Rules On Ohio Lawmaker Travel

Ethics Panel Imposes Stricter Rules On Ohio Lawmaker Travel

The ongoing federal investigation into former House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger raises questions about travel activities of lawmakers. Rosenberger has close ties with payday lending lobbyists who allegedly paid for some of his travel. Now a state panel that rules on ethics issues has released its opinion on travel rules to lawmakers. The Joint Legislative Ethics […]

How Florence will impact Virginia travel

How Florence will impact Virginia travel

For those who were planning to travel this weekend, Hurricane Florence has thrown a wrench in your plans.  According to Amtrak, Northeast Regional service will not operate south of Washington, D.C., starting on Wednesday and going until Sunday.  Customers who have tickets for the impacted days will typically be accommodated on trains with similar departure times […]

What US travelers need to know before traveling to Cuba | Travel

What US travelers need to know before traveling to Cuba | Travel

Travel to Cuba can be confusing, especially in light of U.S. travel restrictions and advisories that often make people think twice about visiting the island. But a new U.S. travel advisory should at least help alleviate some concerns about safety. Recently the State Department softened the travel advisory on Cuba from a Level 3 (reconsider […]

Palestinian protest family Tamimi says travel abroad denied | World

Palestinian protest family Tamimi says travel abroad denied | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The family of teenage Palestinian protester Ahed Tamimi says they have been banned from traveling abroad. Her father, Bassem, said they were informed by the Palestinian Ministry of Civil Affairs they are barred by the Israeli Authorities from leaving. He said they were set to leave last week upon initiation […]

House of Travel founder Chris Paulsen honoured at Travel Agents Association awards

House of Travel founder Chris Paulsen honoured at Travel Agents Association awards

House of Travel founder Chris Paulsen has been awarded a lifetime achievement award by the travel industry. Paulsen was described as a ”trailblazer” at the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand awards function last night which honoured excellence in the booming industry. Paulsen, who has been in the industry for around 50 years, said he […]

Galaxy Note 9 is an ideal travel phone

Galaxy Note 9 is an ideal travel phone

Tony Villas-Boas/Business Insider As most of us do, I brought along a smartphone for a vacation this summer. But I decided to try something different in selecting my electronic traveling companion and took the oversized Galaxy Note 9. The Galaxy Note 9 is large and relatively heavy, which goes against the mantra of packing light […]

New Look Government Travel Card Coming Soon

New Look Government Travel Card Coming Soon

A new look government travel card is coming by the end of the year, and it may cause problems for users. The new card is the result of a new contract with the card issuer Citi®, which will go into place this November. SmartPay3 will replace the current payment system known as SmartPay2, and as a […]