Ukrainian refugees accommodated on a cruise ship in Rotterdam

(CNN) — The travel industry has stepped up to help house some of the millions of people who have fled conflict in Ukraine over the past six weeks, with hotels and holiday home owners across Europe offering rooms to those who need it. Now a cruise liner has also opened its doors to refugees. Holland … Read more

USI Affinity Travel Insurance Services Launches New Route

PHILADELPHIA, April 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — USI Affinity today announced the launch of a new travel protection plan, Road Trip Insure, offered through its Travel Insurance Services division. The new Road Trip Insure plan contains travel insurance underwritten by the United States Fire Insurance Company, part of the Crum & Forster group of companies, … Read more

Why people act despite the risks

Incidents involving unruly passengers in the United States are on the decline. But the good news may end there. On average, there were about 500 unruly passenger reports per month in 2021, according to the US Federal Aviation Administration. In the first three months of 2022, that number dropped to around 350 reports per month, … Read more

Why JetBlue is willing to shell out $3.6 billion for discount airline Spirit

View of JetBlue aircraft at Terminal 5 at John F. Kennedy International Airport on May 12, 2020 in New York, NY. Pablo Monslave | Getty Images Jet Blue Airways the executives announced on Wednesday the acquisition Spirit Airlines is the airline’s ticket to growth and a chance to better compete with larger rivals. The $3.6 … Read more

Zoos hide birds as bird flu spreads across North America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Zoos across North America are moving their birds indoors and away from people and wildlife as they try to protect them from the highly contagious and potentially deadly bird flu. Penguins may be the only birds visitors to many zoos can see right now, as they are already kept indoors and … Read more

‘Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown’ — Most Watched Episodes

(CNN) — The legacy of the late Anthony Bourdain is long and complicated. CNN’s new movie “Roadrunner: a film about Anthony Bourdain” attempts to confront this legacy and reopen the conversation about how Bourdain is remembered. It may also inspire you to reminisce as you revisit Bourdain’s extensive TV catalog. As an accomplished author, leader, … Read more

SF woman rebooked flight that didn’t exist after Delta Air canceled Tahiti

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — A San Francisco woman found herself scrambling to get home after learning her flight home from Tahiti had been canceled. What are a client’s rights if this happens to them? Warm ocean water, tropical beauty and exciting adventures made for a wonderful journey for Lily Lee and her mother. But dark … Read more