Articles tagged “holiday travel”

Rental Cars

43 Million Americans Expected to Hit the Road This July 4 Holiday, Surpassing 2019

The global pandemic lockdown has awakened a new hunger for traveling. Despite the uncertainty of a new variant of coronavirus, the U.S. is seeing an increase in road trips that are good for the economy. But is it good for the environment?

43 Million Americans Expected to Hit the Road This July 4 Holiday, Surpassing 2019

Tourism

Travelers from Wuhan and Major Cities Lead Chinese Spike in Domestic Holiday Travel

Chinese travel spiked during the Labor Day holiday but authorities set a 30 percent capacity at major tourism sites. China is a first-mover in a global travel recovery.

Travelers from Wuhan and Major Cities Lead Chinese Spike in Domestic Holiday Travel

Hotels

Away Co-Founder’s Coach Seat Secret and Other Pro Tips for the Holiday Travel Crush

It's the most wonderful time of the year — or the most stressful, if you're traveling. Here's how to sidestep the pitfalls of holiday travel.

Away Co-Founder’s Coach Seat Secret and Other Pro Tips for the Holiday Travel Crush

Airlines

Airport Security Lines Won’t Be Crazy Despite TSA Agents Being Redeployed to Border

While officials say the redeployment of TSA agents to the border has not had a significant effect on airport wait times thus far, the situation is a testament to the far-reaching effects of the U.S. border crisis.

Airport Security Lines Won’t Be Crazy Despite TSA Agents Being Redeployed to Border

Tourism

Fourth of July on Tap To Be Busiest Air Travel Day in U.S. History

Many U.S. travelers have become accustomed to long security lines in recent years but new technologies could make the experience somewhat faster and more bearable this summer.

Fourth of July on Tap To Be Busiest Air Travel Day in U.S. History

Online Travel

Travel Companies Still Offering Last-Minute Holiday Travel Deals

There are deals out there for holiday travel, but airlines are getting savvier about canceling flights when there is low demand so some bargains of previous years, such as on Christmas Day, are vanishing.

Travel Companies Still Offering Last-Minute Holiday Travel Deals

Airlines

American Airlines Pilot Scheduling Glitch May Affect Holiday Travel

American's pilot union says this a "crisis." The airline says it has it under control. Which do you believe?

American Airlines Pilot Scheduling Glitch May Affect Holiday Travel

Tourism

Travelers Driving and Flying July 4th Weekend Set Records

The average roundtrip domestic U.S. airline ticket over the holiday weekend was said to be $186. That's hard to believe and is a testament to cheap fuel prices.

Travelers Driving and Flying July 4th Weekend Set Records

Airlines

More People Will Fly This Thanksgiving, But Airlines Expect Manageable Lines

Airlines think there won't be a repeat of this spring's long security line nightmare over Thanksgiving because more people have signed up for expedited screening programs. Here's hoping those fast lanes are adequately staffed.

More People Will Fly This Thanksgiving, But Airlines Expect Manageable Lines

Tourism

Alabama Says Holiday Weekend Will Help Give it Record Year For Tourism

Alabama and the rest of the Gulf Coast's tourism industry has considerably bounced back since the BP oil spill in 2010 but the region still has a long way to go before more inland areas, for example, also see the benefits.

Alabama Says Holiday Weekend Will Help Give it Record Year For Tourism