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Fatal Amtrak Derailment Blocks Washington Interstate

<b>UPDATE: 9:30 a.m. ET 12/19/2017</b><p>According to The Associated Press, three people were killed during the train derailment in Washington Monday, not the …

Sneak Peek at the Future of Hotels

Turn down service and the nightly chocolate on your pillow at hotel rooms across the globe may soon be a thing of the past.<p>Five-star hotels around …

Hospitality

Best Christmas Beers For 2017

Eggnog, bourbon and creamy liqueurs like Bailey’s tend to steal most of the spotlight this time of year. But beer lovers know that the holidays are …

Great Lakes

Several US Airlines Ban Smart Luggage

Several major airlines in the United States have taken steps to ban passengers from checking high-tech luggage if the lithium-ion batteries inside …

Flying

Airlines Making Bank With Add-on Charges

Look up in the sky: It's a bird? It's a plane? It's airline ancillary revenue, and it doesn't appear to be coming down anytime soon.<p>Aviation …

Flying

Volcano Traps Thousands at Indonesia's Top Tourist Spot

As the volcanic ash from Mount Agung continues to spew into the air, officials in Bali have shut down the island’s international airport for another …

Airports

Flight Delay Turns into Canadian Airport Party

There's very little inspiring about a flight delay, especially around the holidays.<p>Nonetheless, a group of passengers stranded at Toronto Pearson …

Airports

Caribbean Resorts Roll Out Cyber Week Deals

<i>FIND THE HOTTEST DEALS VIA TRAVELPULSE:</i><p><b>Countdown to Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals</b><p><b>Cruise Savings</b><p><b>Deals on Mexico Resorts</b><p><b>Hotels Worldwide</b> …

Cyber Monday

What to See and Do in Atlanta This Winter

Atlanta, Georgia offers several options for travelers looking for a southern getaway this winter.<p>Of course, the weather is warmer down south. It may …

Travel

What is Your Favorite Airline Doing Well?

Airlines are bumping passengers less heading into the hectic holiday travel season.<p>According to the Department of Transportation's (DOT) latest Air …

Flying

Southwest's Sensual New Safety Demonstration

A Southwest Airlines crew member has gone viral for all the right reasons.<p>Flight attendant Nicholas Demore brought some much-needed entertainment to …

Escape to California's Best-Kept Secret

Every now and then, it’s a breath of fresh air to find a place that has a unique blend of timeless magic—where art and nature work together in …

California

Turn Your Tablet to Airplane Mode, or Else

A flight preparing to take off from Australia was forced to turn around and return to the terminal after one of the passengers refused to put his …

Qatar Airways

Airline Loyalty Programs Ranked

JetBlue's TrueBlue frequent-flyer program members are the industry's most satisfied, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Airline Loyalty Program …

Loyalty

Experience Luxury in Chicago for Under $12

One of Chicago's newest luxury hotels is celebrating its first birthday with an eye-popping rate.<p>The Conrad Chicago is offering overnight stays for a …

Hospitality

Orlando Has a Perfect Holiday Season Planned

Looking to enjoy a vacation during the holiday season?<p>Orlando is annually ranked as one of the top warm-weather destinations for winter travel.<p>Theme …

Walt Disney Company

California Just Got a Brand New Beach

A stretch of beach along the California coast that’s been in private hands for more than 100 years will soon be made public once again.<p>Late last …

California

You Can Now Visit Egypt's Cursed Tombs (If You Dare)

Movies, cartoons and books have all portrayed the calamities that could befall those who dare disturb the resting places of ancient Egyptians, …

Family Travel

Tips for Visiting National Parks

Some of Jared Buker’s earliest travel memories are visits to National Parks in Utah when he was a child, especially Arches National Park in Moab.<p>“My …

National Parks

2018's Luxury Travel Trends and Destinations

Luxury travelers are seeking off-the-beaten-path experiences—far, far off the beaten track—with requests for everything from herding cattle in …

Luxury Travel

TSA Officer Hailed a Hero at Orlando Airport

A TSA agent and 20-year Army veteran, Ricardo Perez, is being hailed a hero after he grabbed a smoking bag at Orlando International Airport and …

#MeToo in the Travel Industry

It happened the first day of a travel industry conference.<p>I walked into an elevator at 8:45 am. There were already two large men with menacingly …

Couples Salutes First Responders With a Fourth Night Free

Couples Resorts invites first responders to enjoy a fourth night free at its flagship property, the Couples Tower Isle, where guests can enjoy …

5 Destinations to Visit in Central America

Central America is one of the world’s most fascinating corners.<p>Not only are Central America’s lush landscapes, fascinating cultural sights and …

Central America

The Millennial Travel Agent: Gotta Find Your Niche

Have you ever had a moment when you realized you were supposed to do something more with your life?<p>There I was, on a solo hike in the high desert of …

Travel Industry

Which Caribbean Islands Are Back in Business?

Caribbean destinations are racing to re-build their tourism business and infrastructure, with the most devastated destinations making incremental …

Caribbean

United Flight Turns Back After Passenger, Crew Altercation

Another day, another intoxicated and unruly passenger forces an emergency landing.<p>According to the South China Morning Post, a United Airlines flight …

Flying

Uber, Lyft Ban Right-Wing Activist

Both Uber and Lyft have banned conservative activist Laura Loomer after she posted a series of inflammatory tweets Wednesday questioning why the …

Airline Loads Plastic Forks, Leaves Dead Bodies

Employees at a New York City airport reportedly forgot about two bodies in coffins that were supposed to be loaded onto a plane bound for …

New York City

Universal Details New Fast Furious Attraction

The Universal Orlando Resort announced more details about one of its most anticipated attractions, Fast & Furious–Supercharged.<p>The collective Fast & …