Category: Travel News

Step 1: How to Start Planning your Trip 0

Step 1: How to Start Planning your Trip

Rick Steves. You’ve seen him on TV. You’ve heard him on the radio. He travels everywhere, and dedicates most of his time to helping others traveler; whether it’s making luggage lines for them, or writing guidebooks for them, Rick Steves is the name to know in this business. In these three series of blogs about Rick Steves, I will present my research on his best advice, tips and gear.

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U.S. Passport Fees Going Up 0

U.S. Passport Fees Going Up

Starting July 13th fees associated with obtaining U.S. Passports will be going up. An extensive study in 2009 by the State Department determined the true cost of providing passports has risen substantially and per...

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Number One Consumer Irritation 1

Number One Consumer Irritation

Consumer Reports recently compiled a list in their June 2010 issue of the top irritations people experience when dealing with airline travel, the top five were: poor communications about delays, can’t reach a live...

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Budget Travel – Help Yourself & The Economy 1

Budget Travel – Help Yourself & The Economy

“The Air Transport Association said carriers expect to fly about 202 million passengers between June 1 and August 1, with international travel expected to strongly outpace (7% increase) domestic flying (0% increase).” Overall this...

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