The golden age of travel? Here's what it was really like to fly in the 1950s

The golden age of travel? Here’s what it was really like to fly in the 1950s
With air travel eclipsing train and boat travel in the 50s, it was finally decided that someone ought to be policing this booming industry. In November of 1958, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) was born, and Elwood R. Quesada got to work …
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Has Travel Peaked? Goldman Downgrades Priceline
Priceline is well positioned for Asia growth, Terry wrote in his research report, but it has a smaller inventory of large hotel chains there than in other regions, and the U.S. dollar remains strong. Add to that a less-favorable environment for online …
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Plan ahead to save money on spring break travel
For those planning to travel by air, don’t wait for last-minute travel deals. Experts insist you have to book early. “The minute you know you want to take a vacation, you have to book,” said Tammy Levent, CEO of Elite Travel Management Group. She tells …
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Russian gangster pulled over during NYC's travel ban — and charged with DWI
A Russian gangster was arrested after cops spotted him drunkenly blow through red lights while speeding around Brooklyn during the emergency travel ban Sunday morning. Aleksey Tsvetkov, 36, was arrested after cops said they saw him racing through …
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The Coolest Indiegogo Campaigns This Week: Travel Gadgets Edition
You've heard about the hottest backed travel jacket and the self-proclaimed world's most advanced smart suitcase, but chances are that you haven't heard about these Indiegogo campaigns. Are they hidden gems that every travel nerd needs to know about, …
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Broadway's Back, Travel Bans Lifted After Major Storm

Broadway's Back, Travel Bans Lifted After Major Storm
Broadway turned the stage lights back on, rail service was expected to resume in New York and Washington, D.C., and emergency travel bans were lifted Sunday following a historic snowstorm that dumped 2 feet or more in some areas. A portion of the …
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Newberry Township Travel Ban
Until further notice, nonessential vehicle travel is banned on all township roadways. Nonessential vehicles are defined as vehicles other than the following – emergency service vehicles, police and fire, public works, public utilities vehicles …

Animated map shows the time it took to travel the world 100 years ago

Animated map shows the time it took to travel the world 100 years ago
In 1914, English cartographer John G. Bartholomew created an isochronic map, a map that shows all points that are accessible in the same amount of time. Ships and railroads were the fastest modes of travel then, but relative to the planes, cars, and …
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You Can Still Change Your Weekend Travel Plans Without Being Charged
Thanks, Jonas. If you are one of the travelers whose plans are being put on the back burner because of winter storm Jonas, you're in luck. Many U.S. airlines are offering travel waivers, letting you change the dates of your travel without any fees. As …
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East Coast Blizzard Brings Travel Woes to Chicago
East Coast Blizzard Brings Travel Woes to Chicago. O'Hare ranked among the top 10 airports that canceled flights ahead of the blockbuster blizzard. By Regina Waldroup. View Comments ( 0 ). |. Email. |. Print …
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Travel treacherous throughout eastern Arkansas

Travel treacherous throughout eastern Arkansas
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – The latest on a major winter storm's impact in Arkansas (all times local): 8:40 a.m.. Arkansas highway officials say snow and ice cover roads in the eastern half of the state and that motorists should avoid travel until …
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14 Tips to Travel Healthy and Avoid Weight Gain
2016-01-21-1453411072-4876319-iStock_000067603309_Small.jpg. As we start the new year, I keep hearing about how difficult it is getting back into a routine after travel. The "all or nothing" folks out there tend to take vacations as a time to really go …
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Consumer Review Freedom Act Would Stop Travel's Gag Clauses
Fedigan's brother signed away his right to free speech, which appears to be an increasingly common occurrence in the travel industry. Non-disparagement clauses in contracts are multiplying, according to Whitney Gibson, a partner at the Washington law …
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For Nomads Who Travel The World Working From A Laptop, Kansas City Is Hard To

For Nomads Who Travel The World Working From A Laptop, Kansas City Is Hard To
Hansen gave up his permanent residence in Kansas City in January 2014, opting instead to travel the world doing freelance writing, technical consulting and teaching English. There's a term for people who leverage technology in order to travel freely …
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Boeing Lightens Travel with Double-Shot of Information and Entertainment
Slick entertainment screens, fascinating LED light displays and doors that raise from floor to ceiling are some of the concepts in Boeing's aeroplane of the future. Aiming to make cabin interiors far more entertaining, the Chicago-based manufacturer …
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CDC considers travel warning for pregnant women due to Zika virus

CDC considers travel warning for pregnant women due to Zika virus
"We're trying to get out some comprehensive travel guidelines that women can follow, with more specific information for pregnant women, " said said Dr. Lyle Petersen, director of the Vector-Born Disease division of the National Center for Emerging and …
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Travel advisory issued during snowstorm
In response to Saturday's lake effect snow watch issued by the National Weather Service (NWS) in Cleveland, Crawford County Emergency Management Agency Director Allen Clark has issued a travel advisory. Crawford County residents are advised not to …
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Travel expo in February to offer promo rates, discounts
Promo rates and discounts will again be offered to travelers when this year's Travel Tour Expo rolls around on February 5. Organized by the Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA), the three-day TTE will be held at the SMX Convention Center in …
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The Hottest Travel Destinations for 2016

The Hottest Travel Destinations for 2016
When it comes to New Year's resolutions, Americans are most concerned with their health, according to the social media monitoring company Digimind. However, with 12,224 mentions on social media, travel is the second most popular topic of discussion, …
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The Airline Tips They Can't Officially Tell You
Working behind the scenes also gave me unique insight into how the sausage is made. Ahead, I'm sharing five invaluable things I learned about how to travel most affordably and efficiently. Begin Slideshow. Illustrated by Mallory Heyer. SHARE IT. comments.
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Bitcoin Flies Farther in the Travel Industry after BitPay's Latest Partnership
Net, a leading IT solutions provider for the travel industry will soon see thousands of online agencies and travel booking platforms offer a bitcoin settlement option for customers. In a blog post , BitPay made the announcement of its partnership with …
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Companies are spending more on business travel—but not because employees are
Gone are the days when business trips meant cushy, wood-paneled flights, lavish meals, and boozy bashes, it seems. When the global recession hit, it dented corporate travel budgets everywhere. Now, with the world economy in recovery, spending on travel …
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San Antonio second-best travel destination in the world
SAN ANTONIO – Budget Travel recently released a list of top travel destinations around the world. The No. 1 spot went to Iceland, an exotic destination filled with glaciers, volcanoes, hot springs and waterfalls.
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Travel down Fifth Avenue in the 1930s
In 1935, during the Great Depression, photographer Berenice Abbott proposed an art project to the federal government called "Changing New York." Her work was turned into a book in 1939. More from Architecture. Ponte City Tower in Johannesburg, South …
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JetBlue Power Outage Causes Travel Trouble Thursday
JetBlue Airways said it has restored online booking and check-in after a power outage shut its main website for about 2 hours on Thursday, raising concern about delayed flights. A maintenance operation disrupted power at a data center run by JetBlue's …
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TRAVEL ALERT: Winter Weather Travel Advisories In Effect Now

TRAVEL ALERT: Winter Weather Travel Advisories In Effect Now
Winter Weather Travel Advisories are in effect for the southern Ohio, eastern Kentucky and West Virginia areas for Tuesday morning through Tuesday night. This advisory is not truly about the amount of snow. Many locations will see only light amounts in …
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Time Travel Comedy From 'Last Man on Earth' Producers Nabs Fox Pilot Pickup
Fox is expanding its relationship with The Last Man on Earth producers. The network has picked up an untitled time travel comedy from The Grinder's Julius "Goldie" Sharpe and Last Man trio Phil Lord, Chris Miller and Seth Cohen, The Hollywood Reporter …
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