Tag: Travel News

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. involved in plane crash and escapes with minor injuries

NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family have been involved in a plane crash near Bristol, Tennessee from which Dale, his family (and two pilots) apparently walked way from… Read more »

U.S. DOT: Unlimited Pit Bull Service Animals allowed on planes

The United States Department of Transportation issued updated guidance regarding the use of service animals on airplanes. This guidance, known as the Final Statement of Enforcement Priorities Regarding Service Animals,… Read more »

SFO bans plastic water bottles…will other airports follow suit?

As has been widely covered, the San Francisco Airport Authority has banned the use of single-use plastic water bottles at the airport. This first-of-its-kind prohibition is sure to send shockwaves… Read more »

Crazy Travelers: Woman smashes boyfriend on head with laptop for looking at other women

In a now viral video two travelers were involved in an altercation on a recent flight that got violent. Apparently the dispute started when the boyfriend was caught checking out… Read more »

Attempted Airport Kidnapping caught on tape, struggle ensues

An attempted kidnapping by a Kansas woman at the Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport today was caught on surveillance tape. The The Atlanta Journal-Constitution first reported the incident (which occurred last… Read more »

American Airlines Eliminates Oversize Baggage Fees for Music Gear and Most Large Sports Equipment

In a press release published today, the Texas-based airline noted that it was eliminating oversize baggage fees for sports equipment and instruments and other musical equipment. The timing could not… Read more »

Buc-ee’s rated cleanest gas station bathroom in US – bathrooms now cleaner nationwide

Texas-based Buc-ee’s was rated the cleanest gas station nationwide after a survey conducted by GasBuddy which also revealed gas station bathrooms are improving in cleanliness overall. Popular mobile app company… Read more »

Thai officials say Phuket selfie snapping tourists get death penalty

New restrictions will soon be in place on the infamous “selfie runway” at Phuket International Airport. Readers are probably familiar with the photos of tourists on a beach snapping a… Read more »

United goes full Bonvoy on us and ditches award charts, revamps reward program

As was widely reported by many yesterday, United has revamped their mileage program. Starting in November of 2019, United will no longer publish an award chart that lists the specific… Read more »

Airbnb reports solo females booking 2x as many Experiences as Males

Airbnb recently reported that solo female travelers are booking twice as many Airbnb Experiences than males. Airbnb Experiences are: “…activities designed and led by inspiring locals. They go beyond typical… Read more »

Cruise for Stupid People now available with Flat Earther Cruise in planning stages

According to the Flat Earth International Conference (wtf…there’s a conference!?!), a cruise is in the planning stages and slated for 2020. Few details are available on their website (literally…nothing…just a… Read more »