Airlines are bending over backward to get flyers back in the skies, giving travelers the perfect opportunity to book 2021 travel on their terms.
Amtrak has been muddling through the pandemic with reduced ridership but is still full steam ahead of health and safety protocols. Face masks are required and capacity is blocked at 50% on all trains, and Amtrak now tells riders how full their train currently is during booking. I rode on […]
Airlines are offering unprecedented flexibility for travellers in a bid to get them back in the skies. American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines have all eliminated domestic and international change fees, though with some caveats. Even ultra-low-cost carriers like Allegiant Air and Frontier Airlines are doing […]
Hawaiian Airlines is growing its route network to the mainland United States in 2021 with more non-stop flights to the Lower 48. Florida, California, and Texas will receive the new routes starting in March. Demand for travel to Hawaii has spiked during the pandemic as one of the few tropical […]
Many people in the US are looking closer to home for vacations this year to avoid lengthy travel during the pandemic. Resorts and hotels are cashing in on guests’ restlessness from being stuck at home and desire for a safe escape by launching socially distanced and wellness-related amenities. Guests at […]
Freelance writer Molly O’Brien visited two hotels in vastly different geographic locations – Santa Monica’s Hotel Casa del Mar and Hotel Cerro in San Luis Obispo county – to compare and contrast their reopenings. While capacity and noise differed between the hotels, both had reopening plans with significant accommodations and […]
All-property buyouts, where one family or group rents out every single room, gained new urgency – and appeal – during the pandemic-constrained summer season. From inns on the coast of Maine to island resorts, buyouts presented an appealing option to travellers looking to minimise their exposure to others. Visit Business […]