TRAVEL BLOG

June 15, 2017

American Just Isn’t the Airline Its CEO Thinks It Is (Makeshift Window Shades Edition)

At the American Airlines annual stockholders meeting yesterday, airline Chairman and CEO Doug Parker noted that they earn less revenue for flying similar distances than their […]
June 15, 2017

7 Common Myths About Traveling Africa – And Why They Are Wrong

Kristin Addis from Be My Travel Muse writes our regular column on solo female travel. It’s an important topic I can’t adequately cover, so I brought […]
June 15, 2017

The Best Card Offer Right Now That Many Of You Can’t Get

This card launched around 8 months ago with a big signup bonus and strong points-earning. But it’s a $95 annual fee card, not a $450 annual […]
June 15, 2017

Chairman of Chinese Company That Tried to Buy Starwood Reportedly Detained

The Chairman of China’s Anbang Insurage Group, which owns the Waldorf=Astoria New York and other hotels in the U.S. and which tried to buy Starwood ultimately […]
June 14, 2017

Hyatt Playing Chicken With Expedia, May Disappear From Online Booking Sites August 1

Hyatt informed its hotel owners last week that it intends to terminate its distribution agreement with Expedia. This is a negotiating tactic to drive down the […]
June 14, 2017

A night at the Harry Potter Symphony in Nashville

On Sunday, my family and I went somewhere I have been eager to go to for a while now – The Harry Potter Symphony with the […]