Category Archives: Tips and tricks

New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport Getting $13 Billion Makeover

New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, the sixth busiest U.S. airport in 2017 according to total passenger bookings, will be getting a major facelift starting in 2020. The airport will be made over with two new terminals, better runways and security, and a new centralized ground transport that will allow it to increase its…
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Lufthansa Group Members Fly High with “Stopover” Plans

The Lufthansa Group has launched two different stopover plans with SWISS and with Brussels Airlines that include customizable land packages for one to four nights. Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS), in close collaboration with Switzerland Tourism and Switzerland Travel Centre, is offering the “Stopover Switzerland” program, which allows leisure and business travelers to extend their…
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Time Is Money Say Business Travelers

A new survey from Travelport shows that business travelers are willing to shell out their own cash for convenience - even if it means handing out personal data or at the cost of privacy. This year’s U.S. Business Traveler & Travel Policy survey revealed that perks such as hotel upgrades, faster hotel Wi-Fi access and…
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Here Are the Best Airports in North America, According to Travelers

Dallas Love Field is the second best airport in North America according to passengers J.D. Power released its Airport Satisfaction Rankings this week and, overall, North American passengers are more satisfied than ever despite record passenger volumes across the board. “North America airports have been doing a tremendous job managing passenger volume, adding amenities, and…
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Millennials Name Top Travel Brands (Hint: J.W. Leads Hotels)

Nine of the top 10 travel brands among Millennial travelers are hotel brands, with J.W. Marriott having the highest brand equity rating among all travel brands, according to The Harris Poll's 29th annual EquiTrend Study. J.W. Marriott narrowly beat out Marriott Hotels and Hilton Hotels & Resorts. Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and American Airlines were…
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