travel

Princess announces west coast culinary cruise

Travel  

Princess announces west coast culinary cruise

From Travel Pulse Foodies everywhere rejoice! Princess Cruises announced Monday it will be hosting its fourth Culinary Cruise, which will feature food journalist Bill Esparza this year. Departing Los Angeles on March 22 on the Ruby Princess, the voyage will take passengers along the west coast of the United States and Mexico, stopping at four ports along the […]


Business travel outlook for 2018

Travel  

Business travel outlook for 2018

From Travel Pulse More travelers plan to hit the road in 2018 for business and leisure than last year. According to a survey from ground transportation company The GO Group, LLC., 27 percent of respondents plan on traveling more for business while 33 said they would be traveling more for leisure. Last year’s version of the study […]


U.S. passport ‘execution fees’ to increase in April

Travel  

U.S. passport ‘execution fees’ to increase in April

From Travel Pulse U.S travelers who will need a new passport in 2018 can potentially save themselves a few dollars if they avoid waiting until the last minute to apply. According to the U.S. Department of State, passport “execution fees” will increase from $25 to $35 starting April 2, 2018. The fee change will bump […]


South Dakota’s monumental moments and new offerings for 2018

Travel  

South Dakota’s monumental moments and new offerings for 2018

From Travel Pulse From celebrating Crazy Horse Memorial’s 70th anniversary and the City of Presidents’ unveiling of the Barack Obama statue, to new adventures including zip-lining and finding your inner paleontologist, South Dakota is planning for an exciting 2018. In between all the fun, visitors can also get a taste of the state’s burgeoning culinary scene by […]


Acapulco still a top tourist destination

Travel  

Acapulco still a top tourist destination

From Travel Pulse Acapulco was a popular tourist destination for those heading south of the border this holiday season—and throughout 2017. Seeing a vast improvement in hotel occupancy for the entire year, Acapulco received 40 percent more visitors in all of last year as compared to 2016. “As we close 2017 on such a high note, […]


Millennials, baby boomers to spend big on travel: AARP

Travel  

Millennials, baby boomers to spend big on travel: AARP

Will this be your bucket list year for travel? According to a recent survey conducted by AARP, travel is the top aspiration for Americans of all ages, not just Baby Boomers. In terms of travel spend, Boomers expect to take four or five leisure trips in 2018, spending almost $6,400 on them. Millennials estimate they […]


Top music travel destinations around the world

Travel  

Top music travel destinations around the world

From Travel Pulse Awards season is upon us, and next up is the Grammys, one of the music industry’s biggest extravaganzas. On January 26, the show turns 60. To mark that occasion, Kayak has just released its list of destinations music lovers need to put on their radar: Places that are not only home to multiple Album […]


How to handle unruly seatmates on the plane

Travel  

How to handle unruly seatmates on the plane

From Travel Pulse Sometimes, the skies aren’t so friendly and neither are your fellow passengers when you fly. They can be rude and unruly, but you still need to get to your destination. What do you do when you’re on the flight with some not-so-nice seatmates who cause a major ruckus? Echo Garrett and her husband Kevin boarded […]


O’Hare travelers may have been exposed to measles

Travel  

O’Hare travelers may have been exposed to measles

From Travel Pulse Hundreds of travelers who passed through a Chicago airport last week may have been exposed to measles after an infected passenger arrived at and departed from the facility. According to Fox Chicago, an unidentified passenger dealing with the highly-contagious illness arrived at O’Hare International Airport on January 10. The passenger arrived on an international flight […]


Mexican officials reiterate tourism safety vigilance

Travel  

Mexican officials reiterate tourism safety vigilance

From Travel Pulse After the United States government said Mexico’s most popular tourist destinations remain safe to visit, the Hotel Association of Cancun and Puerto Morelos said the travel industry must remain vigilant. According to Reportur.com, Hotel Association president-elect Roberto Cintron Gomez said that, despite the recommendation from the U.S. State Department that travelers exercise increased caution when […]