Business Travel

Couple offloaded from British Airways flight after dispute over business class upgrade

In a separate incident, British Airways passengers at Heathrow were left stranded for four hours without food.<p>British Airways, which has been …

Aviation

Emerging Markets Will Drive Business Travel Growth Over Next Decade

Despite the current climate of uncertainty surrounding business travel, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) projects that global business …

Hospitality

The Man Who Told Leisure Travelers to ‘Name Your Price’ Would Like a Word With Business Travelers

Priceline is now one of the biggest Internet companies in the world, but it wasn't always that way. When Jay Walker co-founded the company in 1997 …

Air Travel

The Best Airline First and Business Class Meals in the World

Food takes off<p>Economy meals on most airlines with international flights are pretty basic: a meat (or vegetarian) entree, a starch, a salad and a …

Business Class

Business class flights to Europe are on sale this summer, so treat yo’ self

This article originally appeared in Travel & Leisure.<p>Several airlines are selling steeply discounted business class seats to Europe, according to a …

Business Class

All Emirates Melbourne Services Will Be Operated By A380’s From March 25th

In another announcement today, all of Emirates’s Melbourne services will be operated by their flagship A380 by March 25th. This change is in …

Airlines

You Can Now Buy Etihad Guest Miles In Bulk

Buying airline miles is a fastly growing tactic from airlines to bring in more revenue. Airlines like Alaska, Amercian, United and Avianca make …

Airlines

Delta removes the guilt from keeping in-flight headphones

Starting on July 15th, you'll find a pair of premium LSTN headphones in your seat when you fly overseas in first or business class with Delta. They're really not quite like your typically plain onboard headset, with beautiful wooden panels the headphones maker is known for. LSTN has been working …

Business Class

Bits: win a Trespass rucksack today, £50 off at eBookers, HFP feedback

News in brief:<p><b>Win a Trespass rucksack – today only</b><p>Our sister site <i>Shopper Points</i> is <b>giving away a Trespass hiking rucksack, worth £100 (albeit £57 in</b> …

Frequent-flyer Programs

6 little-known tricks that can help you upgrade your next vacation

When you're planning a vacation, the last things you want on your mind are high airfare, hotel and food costs. After all, you should be relaxing in luxury — right?<p>Luckily, you don't need to spend a lot to get more out of your vacation. Follow these tips to upgrade your vacation and travel like a …

Airlines

Why Maputo? Taking advantage of foreign market business and first class prices

The Radisson Blu Maputo – 70,000!! Club Carlson points per night — but the only show in town on loyalty points<p>When I started working here at Frequent …

Airlines

BA unveils its refurbishment plans for Terminal 7 at New York JFK

<b>British Airways announced plans yesterday for a £52m refurbishment of its home at Terminal 7 at New York JFK.</b><p>Scheduled for completion by the end of …

Airlines

The Destinations With the Biggest Predicted Dips in Tourism to the U.S. This Year

Foreign tourism is a $250 billion-a-year business in the U.S., but all that may change in a matter of a few years. When Donald Trump won the election …

Airlines

After half a dozen trips abroad, I'm convinced an old-school travel tool is always worth the money

I'll admit that when my college roommate whipped out a guidebook on a trip to Croatia a few years back, I was skeptical.<p>Who wants to lug an unnecessary book across international borders? I'm very attached to packing light. Plus, don't we have the internet for that?<p>But half a dozen trips later, I've …

Travel

Bits: 10% off Qatar, £188 LAN deal, Good To Go Parking sale

More news in brief as I do a bit of an inbox clearout:<b>10% off Qatar Airways flights from the UK</b>The new Qatar Airways services from Cardiff are not …

Airlines

First Class Recap: Improved Business Class, Green Hotels, and Fee Waivers

Posted By Jon Nickel-D'Andrea on Apr 25, 2017 | 0 comments<p>Welcome to the First Class Recap. We’ve scoured some of the highlights from the travel …

Airlines

A LOT Of People Research Travel At Work

<i>PHOTO: We no longer just whistle while we work. (photo via Flickr/</i><i>Rym DeCoster</i><i>)</i><p>We’re all adults here. We can admit that at least some of the …

Travel

Can technology address the concerns of business travellers?

The Association of Corporate Travel Executives and American Express Global Business Travel have released a study of traveller trends including …

Travel Technology

Princess Cruises Hosting Innovation Tour for Travel Agents

<i>PHOTO: Royal Princess. (photo courtesy of Princess Cruises)</i><p>Travel agents in the UK and Ireland are getting a first-hand experience with Princess …

Royal Family

Delta is partnering with the on-demand helicopter startup Blade so that VIPs can avoid the airport

Blade, the on-demand "Uber for helicopters" startup, wants to help its customers avoid the airport completely.<p>The startup has launched a partnership with Delta Air Lines to streamline the transfer process for passengers flying in and out of New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.<p>Delta …

Airlines

Emirates CEO says US laptop carry-on ban still puzzles him

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The chairman and CEO of Dubai's long-haul carrier Emirates said Tuesday he "can't dig into somebody's mind" to understand why the U.S. instituted a ban on laptops and other personal electronics in carry-on luggage from 10 cities in Muslim-majority …

Dubai

Trump may expand laptop ban to include Europe

The Trump administration is reportedly considering an expansion of its large-electronics ban to include flights originating from Europe.<p>According to The Guardian's Chris Johnston, officials within the British government say their US counterparts are mulling over the possibility of expanding the …

Europe

Travel in Style Without Breaking the Bank - Grown-up Travel Guide.com

Posted on April 25, 2017 by Andy Higgs in Home.<p>Traveling in luxury is something that we all strive for. Be it a relaxing taxi journey to the airport, …

Airlines

Project Fi’s ‘Travel Trolley’ vending machines w/ free travel goodies are now at 9 airports

Google started giving away free stuff in airport vending machines last December, and now it appears the company is expanding this perk to more airports throughout the country. San Jose’s airport was one of the first, but now it appears that you’ll be able to find a Fi “Travel Trolley” in 9 …

Travel

How do you cope with mental illness while traveling? Travelers explain.

GOING ON HOLIDAY CAN be stressful. You’ve got packing to do, accommodation to book, important documents to keep an eye on — the list is endless. For …

Mental Health

Travel plans: 6 months until departure

<b>So, today it’s exactly 6 months</b> until we travel with our one way ticket, not knowing exactly when we’ll return to the UK. As you know, our plan is to …

Airlines

How safe is traveling in Southeast Asia?

And how does Vietnam compare to its regional peers?

South-east Asia

Childhood Road Trips

How have childhood road trips shaped the way you travel?<p>Childhood road trips. Remember those? Have you ever thought about how your first travel …

Travel

United ripped me out of my seat and threw me in the back of the plane

The once-friendly skies just keep getting nastier.<p>​A Manhattan socialite whose pals include first daughter Tiffany Trump ​​is suing United Airlines …

Airlines

New Southwest Sale from $39 - Save on New & Existing Reservations

A new Southwest sale from $39 is here. While there is only a single city pair at the $39 level (<i>Las Vegas – Long Beach</i>), there are many cities …

Airlines