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How good is your travel app? Even the best could be better – Detroit Free Press

Southwest Airlines, Choice Hotels and Marriott have the best travel apps and mobile websites, according to the Mobile Satisfaction Index: Travel Edition, released today by Ann Arbor-based ForeSee data analytics company. Still, even those travel sites need to get better, according to the study of consumers’ mobile experiences with 25 airlines, hotels, online travel […]

Airline ‘fat tax’: Should heavy passengers pay more? – CNN

Airline ‘fat tax’: Should heavy passengers pay more? – CNN

An economics scholar in Norway has recommended that air ticket costs be calculated according to a passenger’s weight. Dr. Bharat P. Bhatta, associate professor of economics at Sogn og Fjordane University College, Norway, is proposing three models that he says, “may provide significant benefits to airlines, passengers and society at large.” In his paper, published […]

Four Travel Lodgings That Won’t Break the Bank – Fox Business

Save Money: Share a Bathroom Even a squeaky-tight budget doesn’t mean the backyard is your only choice for a vacation. Ultra cheap travel is easier to do than you think, but it will mean setting priorities and making a few trade-offs. Opting for bare-bones lodging is one way to do that. The average U.S. hotel […]

Airline ‘fat tax’: Should heavy passengers pay more? – CNN

Airline ‘fat tax’: Should heavy passengers pay more? – CNN

An economics scholar in Norway has recommended that air ticket costs be calculated according to a passenger’s weight. Dr. Bharat P. Bhatta, associate professor of economics at Sogn og Fjordane University College, Norway, is proposing three models that he says, “may provide significant benefits to airlines, passengers and society at large.” In his paper, published […]

Four Travel Lodgings That Won’t Break the Bank – Fox Business

Save Money: Share a Bathroom Even a squeaky-tight budget doesn’t mean the backyard is your only choice for a vacation. Ultra cheap travel is easier to do than you think, but it will mean setting priorities and making a few trade-offs. Opting for bare-bones lodging is one way to do that. The average U.S. hotel […]

Four Travel Lodgings That Won’t Break the Bank – Fox Business

Save Money: Share a Bathroom Even a squeaky-tight budget doesn’t mean the backyard is your only choice for a vacation. Ultra cheap travel is easier to do than you think, but it will mean setting priorities and making a few trade-offs. Opting for bare-bones lodging is one way to do that. The average U.S. hotel […]

US Warns on Myanmar Travel as Deaths Rise – Wall Street Journal

Email Newsletters and Alerts The latest news and analysis delivered to your in-box. Check the boxes below to sign up. New! To sign up for Keyword or Symbol Alerts click here. To view or change all of your email settings, visit the Email Setup Center. US Warns on Myanmar Travel as Deaths Rise – Wall […]

Print Travel Books Are Dead, and There’s No Good Replacement – TIME

Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images Travel-guide legend Arthur Frommer, left, poses with his daughter Pauline Frommer and fellow guide author Rick Steves at the New York Times Travel Show on Feb. 26 2011 Travel news site Skift is reporting that Google, which purchased the venerable Frommer’s travel-information empire last August, is killing off its line […]

Susan Vollenweider – How to travel from worry to amazing – Kansas City Star

Susan Vollenweider – How to travel from worry to amazing – Kansas City Star

‘+’>’); } –> “); <!––> Jobs Cars Rentals Homes Classifieds FindnSave Place an Ad Home News Two KCK men charged in three-state dogfighting case Federal prosecutors have charged Pete Davis Jr. and Melvin L. Robinson of Kansas City, Kan., with participating in a three-state, 71-dog fighting ring that was broken up Saturday at a fight […]

Budget Travel Strategy: Smart Travel Uses For Your Tax Refund – Gadling

Budget Travel Strategy: Smart Travel Uses For Your Tax Refund – Gadling

If a tax refund is headed your way, common recommendations include paying off debt; making a major purchase and paying cash, rather than putting it on a credit card and other assorted common sense moves. Travelers can benefit too by using some of the same thinking about what we spend on airline tickets, cruise fare, […]