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First Listen: Jason Eady, 'I Travel On'

First Listen: Jason Eady, 'I Travel On'

Jason Eady’s I Travel On comes out Aug. 10. Scott Morgan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Scott Morgan/Courtesy of the artist Jason Eady’s I Travel On comes out Aug. 10. Scott Morgan/Courtesy of the artist Texas-based country singer-songwriter Jason Eady‘s I Travel On is the sound of a deep, restorative breath being taken, […]

The best places to travel to are the ones where no one cares you're there

The best places to travel to are the ones where no one cares you're there

As someone tasked with providing travel advice for readers, I often feel like I’m on a fool’s errand. After all, one person’s dreamy beach vacation, city break, or cruise ship cabin is another person’s overpriced packaged holiday, stressful urban jungle, or touristic nightmare. Who am I to tell them where to spend their precious time […]

Many Americans buy travel insurance for international trips. How to know if it's right for you

Many Americans buy travel insurance for international trips. How to know if it's right for you

Carlo Allegri | Reuters People walk past a board that announces cancelled flights at LaGuardia airport on the day before Thanksgiving, in New York, Nov. 26, 2014. The ability to get their money back if a trip is cancelled was the top reason cited by 88 percent of those respondents. Other reasons for opting to […]

Why travel is the ultimate test of a relationship

Why travel is the ultimate test of a relationship

(CNN) — “If you have someone that you think is The One,” Bill Murray once said (in a homemade viral video taken at a stranger’s bachelor party he crashed), “travel all around the world, and go to places that are hard to go to and hard to get out of. And if when you come back […]

Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce talks travel to Scotland

Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce talks travel to Scotland

CHARLES TOWN –The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce is planning a trip to Scotland — and hoping it may be the first of many trips planned by the group. The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday discussed a trip to Scotland scheduled for May 5-11, 2019. The chamber members discussed travel arrangements, events and […]

Travel Troubleshooter: Aigle Azur lost my bag six months ago. Now what?

Travel Troubleshooter: Aigle Azur lost my bag six months ago. Now what?

Dear Travel Troubleshooter: Aigle Azur Transports Aeriens lost my checked bag last November on a flight to Orly, France. The airline has refused to make a “determination” on my claim, despite numerous emails. Most recently, Aigle Azur asked me to send all my claim information to France by registered snail mail, which cost an additional […]

Storms and floods cause transport disruption

Storms and floods cause transport disruption

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Traffic queued up on the approach to the Eurotunnel terminal in Kent Storms and flooding have disrupted road travel and caused flights to be cancelled as the UK heatwave came to an end. In Northern Ireland, up to 88.2mm of rainfall was recorded in a few hours. Homes were […]

Air travel: Campaign warns holidaymakers of drink risks

Air travel: Campaign warns holidaymakers of drink risks

Image copyright One Too Many Holidaymakers have been warned their getaways could be ruined if they drink too much at airports or on flights. The travel industry unveiled its One Too Many campaign on social media and displays at 10 UK airports, including Gatwick and Manchester, ahead of what is often their busiest weekend. Passengers […]

Expense Management Startup Divvy Raises $35 Million: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Expense Management Startup Divvy Raises $35 Million: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Each week we round up travel startups that have recently received or announced funding. Please email Travel Tech Editor Sean O’Neill at so@skift.com if you have funding news. The total funding publicized this week was about $42 million. >>Divvy, an expense management software company, has raised $35 million in a Series B funding round. Insight Venture […]

The Latest Travel Trend? Bringing a Professional Photo Crew on Vacation With You

The Latest Travel Trend? Bringing a Professional Photo Crew on Vacation With You

For better or worse, traveling these days can be just as much about capturing like-worthy content as it is about discovering the joys of an exotic place. Pictures or it didn’t happen, right? Or, as Drake more bluntly puts it, “she finally got to Rome / and all she did was post pictures for people […]