Category Archives: Travel

JW Marriott Announces Immersive Gastronomic Festival

WHY IT RATES: As part of this event, Gather by JW will bring together an incredible roster of chefs, wine experts, and other culinary talent and offer a range of mindfulne

VIDEO: Meet Denver International Airport's Conspiracy Gargoyle

Any conspiracy theorist worth their salt knows all about odd rumors surrounding Denver International Airport, but the facility has introduced an interactive gargoyle desig

Beat the Winter Blues With an Active Vacation in Puerto Vallarta

WHY IT RATES: Puerto Vallarta’s location in the Bay of Banderas means it’s well positioned to offer a number of activities to inspire wellness. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPu

JW Marriott Miami Turnberry: Renewing a South Florida Classic

It can be difficult to update a classic. It can be even more difficult to update a classic that’s viewed as the iconic seminal resort in an area that was virtually u

TSA Pre-Check Adds Nine Additional Airlines

WHY IT RATES: With nine additional carriers added to TSA Pre-check, passengers have more opportunities to use this service when traveling domestically and abroad. —Alex Te

Lawsuit Claims 'Emotional Support Animal' Mauled 5-Year-Old at Portland Airport

The mother of a young girl who was allegedly mauled by a pit bull at Portland International Airport in December 2017 has filed a $1.1 million lawsuit against the dog’

American and Delta Fined by FAA for Tarmac Delays

American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have received hefty fines from the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA said that it fined American $1 million and Delta $750,000

Lindblad Signs Agreement for Second New Polar Vessel

WHY IT RATES: The addition of a second new ship will expand its polar fleet to four ships. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer Lindblad Expeditions Holdings Inc.

Southwest Issues Brief Ground Stop Over Computer Issue

Southwest Airlines passengers were met with unexpected headaches after arriving at the airport on Friday morning after a computer issue prompted the low-cost carrier to is

Amtrak Offering Valentine’s Day Buy One Get One Free Sale

Are you in the mood for some travel with your significant other? Amtrak is making it easier than ever with its Valentine’s Day Buy One Get One Free Sale. Starting on Vale

America's Top Party Cities for a Spring Break Celebration

1/20 Where the Party Never Ends Spring break isn’t just for college students. You can never be too old to have a good time and for those whose idea of th

Travelport Extends Contract With United Airlines

WHY IT RATES: The ongoing partnership will help United introduce NDC initiatives. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer Travelport announced that United Airlines w

Railbookers Unveils New Independent Train Vacations in Japan

WHY IT RATES: For travel agents and advisors working with clients who love rail travel, Railbookers’ new selection of train vacations in Japan would be an interesting opti

All New TODAY Cafe to Open at Universal Orlando

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors already sell theme park vacations to their clients, but the addition of the TODAY-themed cafe to Universal Orlando Resort should h

Winter Storm Petra to Impact Travel, Disrupt Thousands of Flights

Update: February 21, 2019 at 8:40 a.m. ET Passengers flying into and out of major airports in the Midwest and Northeast continue to deal with flight delays and cancellatio

Meow Wolf Reimagines Art and Hospitality With Hotel in Phoenix

A Santa Fe-based arts and entertainment group known for creating dynamic, immersive, interactive experiences is expanding its creative footprint into hotels. The company,

Silversea Enriches In-Suite Experience

WHY IT RATES: Silversea guests now have even more onboard entertainment.—Codie Liermann, Associate Editor Silversea Cruises upgrades in-suite television programming acros

Avanti and Italian National Tourist Board Launch Joint Promotion

WHY IT RATES: New e-brochure, itineraries and hotels give travelers access to off-the-beaten-path towns and villages in Italy. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer