LifeStyle: Travel

TSA Saves Cat Crammed in Checked Luggage Without Food, Water or Air

Thursday  20:31,   11 january 2018
People

It’s hard to leave your cat at home when you go vacation, but there is a right and wrong way to travel with your feline. A North Port, Florida, couple picked not only a wrong, but extremely dangerous, way to pack their pet on return trip home from[...]

Why Passengers Prefer the Right Side of the Plane

Thursday  17:29,   11 january 2018
Travel + Leisure

Forget the debate between aisle and window seat.  Forget the debate between aisle and window seat. The newest question concerning seat selection is over passengers' preference of a side of the[...]

This Is the Best Time to Use the Airplane Bathroom

Thursday  15:41,   11 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

Let’s face it: You don’t want to think about what actually happens when you flush the airplane toilet, much less use one. Thankfully, your days of sitting tight on a flight are over. One flight attendant has revealed the most convenient[...]

WWE Superstar Gets Stuck in Airplane Bathroom

Thursday  08:49,   11 january 2018
TravelPulse

WWE's Heath Slater became stuck in a bathroom during a recent flight.According to FoxNews.com, 34-year-old Slater was on a flight to Miami for Monday Night Raw on December 31 when he got stuck in an airplane bathroom after the knob on the inside [...]

Why Passengers Prefer the Right Side of the Plane

Thursday  08:47,   11 january 2018
Travel + Leisure

Forget the debate between aisle and window seat.  Forget the debate between aisle and window seat. The newest question concerning seat selection is over passengers' preference of a side of the[...]

Video shows terrifying Wellington landing that took three attempts

Wednesday  08:35,   10 january 2018
MSN

<p>An Air New Zealand plane took three attempts to land amidst strong Wellington winds on Monday.</p>An Air New Zealand plane took three attempts to land amidst strong Wellington winds on[...]

The 3 Longest Flights In The World Are Not For The Faint Of Heart

Tuesday  10:20,   09 january 2018
MSN

<p>If you really hate layovers, these are the flights for you.</p>Airlines are constantly outdoing each other for the longest commercial passenger flight in the world, and the lineup changes frequently as carriers announce new routes or change [...]

Travellers 'encouraged' to fake illness

Tuesday  10:20,   09 january 2018
BBC News

ABTA says millions of holidaymakers are being asked to pretend they were sick while awayA poll carried out for ABTA suggests that 19% of all holidaymakers may have been approached by a claims management company on their return[...]

Here Are the Exact Days to Book the Cheapest Flights in 2018

Monday  15:40,   08 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

A new year calls for new adventures—but your bank account might not always agree. Want to travel cheap? Forget about booking your flight on a Tuesday. It’s no longer the best day of the week to buy cheap plane tickets, for starters. And as it turns [...]

The Real Reason Why Passports Only Come in Four Colours

Monday  15:40,   08 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

Maybe you have the most powerful passport in the world, or perhaps you carry the rarest. No matter the case, your passport will likely be one of four colours: blue, green, red, or black. What gives?While there are no official rules regarding[...]

Bomb cyclone pummels NYC-bound cruise carrying 400 passengers

Sunday  12:45,   07 january 2018
New York Daily News

If you think a coastal cruise was the place to be when last week’s “bomb cyclone” hit the East Coast, think again. A Norwegian Cruise Line carrying 400 passengers on their way back to New York from the Bahamas ran smack into the storm at sea, and[...]

"Scariest moment of my life": Cruise ship rides through brutal winter storm

Saturday  12:10,   06 january 2018
CBS News

For 21 members of the Ross family, it was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime; instead they thought "this is not going to end well"They were cruising to the Bahamas for their patriarch's 80th birthday. Instead, they returned Friday after [...]

Disney World’s Worst Attraction May Finally Be Closing for Good

Friday  10:36,   05 january 2018
Travel + Leisure

While most Disney attractions around the world are beloved by the fans who ride them, even the Mouse can make a mistake. When it comes to Magic Kingdom, many fans would agree: that mistake is Stitch’s Great Escape.&nbsp; While most Disney[...]

Woman Gets Whole Airplane to Herself After a Booking Error

Thursday  21:39,   04 january 2018
Condé Nast Traveler

The literal[...]

A TSA Officer Revealed 18 Surprising Secrets About the Job

Thursday  19:23,   04 january 2018
PopSugar

TSA employees see it all. Sex toys, water bottles (yes, people still forget to remove these from their bags), the occasional bag of weed - you name it.&nbsp;".22 LR pen gun. Looked odd on x-ray, called an officer to check it out. Next thing I[...]