Following is our regular summary of the latest travel news and best frequent traveler promotions reviewed during the past week.
If it was a good deal—or a notably bad deal—from an airline, hotel, or car rental loyalty program, you can read all about it here, and plan your travel accordingly.
Airlines are making big bucks on bag fees, and the outlook is for more of the same.
Inflight Wi-Fi quality and availability still vary widely. Here are the airlines with best service, and the worst.
InterContinental’s new promotion can be very lucrative. Details are here.
Stressed out at the prospect of traveling over the holidays? Here are some tips to keep your spirits elevated.
Could basic economy fares get any worse? Here’s how Delta’s is doing just that.
The very busiest airline route sells for an average of just $72.22 each way.
Wondering which airlines serve the healthiest inflight food? We have answers.
During the upcoming Hotel Week NYC, travelers can book hotel stays in New York City for as little as $100 a night.
Online shopping bonuses from four airlines make it easy to earn more miles for holiday gift-buying.
Enter for a chance to win a Rhine River or Western Mediterranean cruise for two. Your choice!
Somebody has to win this trip, right? Might as well be you.
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After 20 years working in the travel industry, and 15 years writing about it, Tim Winship knows a thing or two about travel. Follow him on Twitter @twinship.
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