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.
Some cities will cost you more than other cities. Here are the most and least expensive.
An award sale is a great way to get more from your Delta frequent flyer miles.
Las Vegas resort fees just keep getting higher and higher.
Do you consider a country’s happiness when planning trips? Maybe you should.
A dog dies on a United flight. What went wrong?
Radisson has launched its first-of-the-year global promotion, and it’s a good one.
When you visit a hotel-user review site, what do you focus on?
Is Uber going to save us, or strangle us?
A new study purports to rank the 50 U.S. states by their sinfulness. See if you agree with the findings.
Here’s how to win a 7-day trip to Dublin, including air, hotel, and rental car.
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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