Airlines around the world launched a combined 3,042 new routes last year, with European carriers leading the pack with new flights to the US. More than half of the added services were new and not served by another airline.
Southwest Airlines is adding five destinations out of San Diego International Airport. The airline will offer seasonal flights to Newark, N.J.; Spokane, Wash.; and Indianapolis this summer in addition to launching year-round service to Salt Lake City and Boise, Idaho.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is warning travelers to plan for crowds from Jan. 19 through Jan. 22 at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport. A surge of travelers is expected to attend the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.
Star chef Amanda Cohen has opened Thyme, an all-vegetarian restaurant, at United Airlines Terminal C in New Jersey's Newark International Airport. "This is an exciting, unique opportunity to expand vegetable-focused cuisine to a wide range of international travelers," Cohen said.
Robot butlers, supersonic travel and gourmet meals tailored to guests' DNA are among highlights of the hotel of the coming decade as envisioned by noted futurist James Canton. His study, done in conjunction with Hotels.com, was presented at a recent conference in San Francisco.
Often in writing classes, teachers tell their students that a good piece of prose is "something you can almost dance to," meaning the words are crafted in a way that they essentially create a rhythmic cadence when you read them out loud.
Poll: If fitness facilities were available at an airport you were traveling through, would you use them?
Depends on the length of layover.
I'm not sure.
Sometimes we have the dream but we are not ourselves ready for the dream. We have to grow to meet it.