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Woman Forgets Baby At Airport, AA Denies Bachelorette Party From Boarding, Google’s Hotel Site, Ethiopian Airlines’ Black Boxes Sent To Paris, Muji Self-Driving Bus & More- Travel News!

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Win A $1,000 Hotels.com Gift Card In The Swear Jar Sweepstakes

gift cardHotels.com is currently running the Winter Swear Jar Sweepstakes.

In the sweepstakes up to 10 winners will win a $1,000 Hotels.com gift card! (If you win a prize, I hope that you don’t run into the issue we recently had with a booking.)

The way the sweepstakes works is that Hotels.com will search Twitter for a complaint about winter that includes a swear word. Continue reading Win A $1,000 Hotels.com Gift Card In The Swear Jar Sweepstakes

Chrissy Teigen Seeks Airport Layover Advice, Uber Price Hikes, Disabled Passenger Denied Boarding, Ride-Hailing App Driver Sentenced To Death, $9.5 Million Space Hotel & More- Travel News!

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Takeaways from the 2019 New York Times Travel Show

New York Times Travel ShowThe 2019 New York Times Travel Show just passed. The show, a three day event, was in session from January 25-27.

Like every year, the first day was a trade- day. I’ve always wanted to attend the day time sessions but I’m not sure that it would be worth taking a day off from work for it.

This year, I decided to attend the show with Lucas for a few hours on the first regular day. Continue reading Takeaways from the 2019 New York Times Travel Show

US State Department Issues Level 4 Travel Warning For Venezuela

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The US State Department issues travel warnings to countries for a variety of reasons.

Recently, the agency issued a warning for travel to China, saying citizens may not be able to leave. Early last year, there was one issued for Mexico due to an explosion aboard a ferry.

The State Department has just upped the travel warning for Venezuela, making it a Level 4. Continue reading US State Department Issues Level 4 Travel Warning For Venezuela

Shake Shack Opens Two More Airport Locations!

Shake ShackFor quite some time I’ve mentioned that Shake Shake was my favorite fast- casual burger shop.

Back in 2011, I went to the grand opening of the first Shack in Brooklyn. Recently, I shared a super- proud dad moment thanks to Shake Shack!

Food at airports used to be pretty underwhelming but it’s been improving in recent years. Continue reading Shake Shack Opens Two More Airport Locations!

Delta Air Lines Cleaning Crew Accused Of Stealing Passenger’s Laptop

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A passenger is claiming that his lap top was left behind accidentally on a Delta Air Lines flight and it was then stolen by a cleaning crew member.

The passenger who goes by Robert (no last name was shared) says that he called Delta in hopes of having his computer “tracked down”. Continue reading Delta Air Lines Cleaning Crew Accused Of Stealing Passenger’s Laptop

Behind The Scenes At World’s #1 Airport, Airbnb’s Act Of Corporate Anti-Semitism, Diving Into Accor, Getting What You Want From Airlines, PBR Going Extinct, New Airline Routes & More- Travel News!

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GROSS: Chinese Hotels Being Inspected for Unsanitary Cleaning Practices

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You never know how well  hotels have been cleaned after guests checked out and you show up for your stay.

Were the bed sheets changed, was the toilet seat wiped down properly? How about the the cups & utensils , were they washed or replaced with clean ones?

14 hotels in China are being inspected by the authorities  due to hidden camera recordings of cleaning crews using dirty towels to clean cups and glasses. Continue reading GROSS: Chinese Hotels Being Inspected for Unsanitary Cleaning Practices