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Budget air travel loses its final luxury in inevitable push for efficiency

The Independent - ‎4 hours ago‎
For half-term holidaymakers, and many others, the now established "budget" airlines have always been something of a conundrum.

Luxury Travel Insurance Just Got Better: Terrorist Threats Now Covered

Forbes - ‎7 hours ago‎
In a medical emergency, you don't want to be stuck in a remote hospital. You want to get home, to the hospital you trust. Yet most kinds of travel medical insurance, platinum card programs and medical evacuation insurance will only get you to the ...

Travel Guidebook Showdown: Lonely Planet vs. Fodor's Travel

Lifehacker - ‎11 hours ago‎
Smartphones, Wi-Fi, and GPS have made traveling easier, but a physical travel guide is always a smart investment when trotting the globe.
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France braces for further strikes in half-term travel chaos

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎10 hours ago‎
Half-term holidaymakers in France may be stranded by further strikes that will disrupt flights and rail services as fuel shortages persist in the worst labour unrest for decades.

Travel question of the day: Simon Calder on travel insurance for Turkey

The Independent - ‎17 hours ago‎
A I'm intrigued you got the idea that travel insurance for Turkey is unavailable. Most policies are invalidated if you travel somewhere against the advice of the Foreign Office (FCO). The FCO warns of a high threat of terrorism in Turkey, which has ...
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President Erdogan knows that visa-free travel for Turkey could solve his 'Kurdish problem'

The Independent - ‎11 hours ago‎
Just why is the Sultan of Turkey so impatient to get hold of that visa-free EU travel for his people to visit Schengen Europe?
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Low loonie shifting Canadian travel from U.S. to other global destinations

Hamilton Spectator - ‎2 hours ago‎
MONTREAL - Canadian travel to the United States hit a six-year low this winter as a weak loonie and lower airfares prompted more residents to visit other international destinations.

Criticism follows travel ban lifting

The Nation - ‎9 hours ago‎
The government on Friday lifted the international travel ban imposed against some politicians and activists after the 2014 coup.

Tunisians urge Foreign Office to rethink travel advice one year on from deadly attack

The Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
The refusal of the Foreign Office to relax its travel advice for Tunisia almost one year after 30 Britons were killed is allowing the terrorists to believe they are “on the winning side”, the country's UK-based tourism officials have said.
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Missing Rye Hunt argued with friend before vanishing from Rio de Janeiro airport in taxi

Daily Mail - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Speaking to Daily Mail Australia on Monday, Romany Brodribb, Mr Hunt's sister, said her brother and Mr Sheppard had only decided to travel to Bolivia on the day of his disappearance. After researching flights online they decided to go to the airport ...

3 Ways to Travel Free This Summer

ABC News - ‎9 hours ago‎
When people think about free travel, they mostly think about redeeming miles or points for free flights. But the truth is, the average person doesn't fly often enough or spend enough to earn free flights.

5 little things that will make your travel better

Inquirer.net - ‎5 hours ago‎
You've had good vacations, right? Those vacations that are so fun and exhilarating that you feel well and satisfied from the moment you get to the destination until your arrival back at home.

Watchdog sounds warning over online travel site that left 15 travellers $80000 out of pocket

SmartCompany.com.au - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Holiday Club is a popular international travel organisation based in South Africa but operates all over the world. “The [myholidaysclub.
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New Acer Switch V 10 and Switch One 10 Laptops: Best Travel Laptop Contenders?

Forbes - ‎12 hours ago‎
Acer just announced two new small, inexpensive laptops, the Switch V 10 and Switch One 10. Both are Windows 10, and have most of the features I listed as ideal for a travel laptop, like small size, light weight, long battery life, and recharging via USB.
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Delta's 'Innovation Lines' could change travel forever

The Next Web - ‎18 hours ago‎
If you travel a lot, you likely know how shitty TSA checkpoints are. Getting through an airport safety check can be a nightmare, but Delta may have just solved it with something called “Innovation Lanes.
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TSA Says Passengers Only Have Themselves to Blame For Long Lines

Travel+Leisure - ‎13 hours ago‎
“Individuals who come to the TSA checkpoint unprepared for a trip can have a negative impact on the time it takes to complete the screening process,” the agency said in a press release, which also included travel tips to help cut down on delays. The ...

VIDEO: Hyperloop reveals how you'll travel at 1220km/h

Motoring - ‎6 hours ago‎
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has released a short video showing how passengers of the future will travel in its tiny capsules along the Hyperlink railway at speeds of 1223km/h.

Gross things travellers do

NEWS.com.au - ‎May 28, 2016‎
I prefer to wear slip-on shoes when I travel, for comfort and ease of getting through airport security. But there's nothing worse than forgetting to wear socks (or at least bring a pair to slip on) when you're going through the security screening ...

Back to the Costas: terror fear sees travel industry return to its roots

The Guardian - ‎May 28, 2016‎
That warning coincided with the disappearance of an EgyptAir flight on its way from Paris to Cairo, renewing concerns that consumers would be reluctant to travel. The plane was later found to have crashed into the sea, killing all 66 people on board ...

Taiwan does travel SIMs properly: Unlimited data on LTE-A

TechRepublic - ‎2 hours ago‎
Taiwan does travel SIMs properly: Unlimited data on LTE-A. A week of unlimited 4G+ data for $15 and no restrictions on tethering or other such rot.
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