Category Archives: Travel

United Airlines Announces Four United Club Locations Coming in 2019

United Airlines announced Monday it was adding four new domestic United Club locations in 2019 to its network of more than 50 other sites around the world. The first locat

Flight Attendant Walks On Airplane Wing in the Skies

Flight attendants know first-hand the risks associated with flying, but that didn’t stop one United Airlines flight attendant from celebrating her 50th birthday by walking

CIE Tours Offers Free Pre-Tour Hotel Night in February

WHY IT RATES: The deal extends to travel agents who will receive an Amex gift card for each booking. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer CIE Tours International

TSA Agents Find Grenade in Luggage at New Jersey Airport

A Transportation Security Administration took to social media Wednesday to warn travelers against bringing a grenade of any type to the airport. TSA Public Affairs spokes

Why Mazatlán’s Carnival is the Third Best in the World

WHY IT RATES: Experience parades, fireworks and more during this exciting time in Mazatlán.—Codie Liermann, Associate Editor RELATED OFFERS 66% Savings + Mazatlán Beach

Belize: A Country Whose Star Continues to Rise

Between 2017 and 2018, the tiny Central American nation of Belize witnessed double-digit growth in tourist arrivals. That amounted to a 14.6 percent increase in 2018, brin

Barcelona Received Record Number of Cruise Passengers in 2018

According to recently released 2018 figures on cruise port traffic in Barcelona, the Spanish city had a record-breaking year. The Port of Barcelona reported a total of 4.4

Travel Trends Index Predicts Surge in Business Travel for 2019

Business travel is largely buoying the health of the domestic travel industry. According to a new report from the U.S. Travel Association, overall travel volume grew at a

G Adventures Announces Bonus Spot for ‘Change Makers Summit’

WHY IT RATES: In February, travel agents have a chance to earn a place at the summit this spring by selling the most travelers on G Adventures. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPu

Riviera Nayarit Celebrates Record-Breaking 2018

WHY IT RATES: Following a banner year for tourism, Riviera Nayarit has big plans for the years ahead, including expanding its hospitality inventory with the addition of 14

Real-Time Tracking of TSA and Taxi Wait Times Available at NYC Airports

WHY IT RATES: With BlipTrack technology at the Port Authority airports, travelers can better plan and prepare themselves for their airport visit beforehand. — Alex T

Hotel Captain Cook: A Symbol of Alaskan Spirit

In March of 1964, an earthquake struck Anchorage, Alaska, shaking the city and the surrounding region for four-and-a-half minutes. The quake registered 9.2 on the Richter

700,000 Travel Jobs at Risk in UK and EU Under No Deal Brexit

More than 300,000 travel and tourism jobs in the United Kingdom and almost 400,000 jobs in Europe could be at risk if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal in pl

De-Mystifying The Biz of Flying Private

Mention the words “chartered flight” and you’d be forgiven for thinking of celebrities on a plane ala Kardashian style. It’s a common perception that private charters are

United Adding More United Polaris and United First Seats

United Airlines announced Wednesday it would be adding more than 1,600 United Polaris business class and United First seats to nearly 250 international and domestic aircra

Universal Orlando Offers Buy One, Get One Sale for Halloween Horror Nights 2019

WHY IT RATES: With an event as popular as Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights, it’s never too early for travel agents and advisors to start booking a vacation for

Two New Luxury Hotels Are Coming to Tulum

Two new hotels, representing a total investment of $100 million, are set to open in Tulum in 2021 The company behind the upcoming properties is Grupo Posados, which alread

Alaska's Todrillo Mountain Lodge Unveils Renovations

WHY IT RATES: The redesigned lodge now offers a transformed summer guest experience to complement the existing winter heli-sking program.—Mia Taylor, TravelPulse Senior Wr