Easy Solutions to 3 Common Air Travel Nightmares

Air travel is a mess these days given this summer’s onslaught of delays and canceled flights. In fact, the on-time arrivals rate hasn’t been this low since 2014, according to data from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. In the first six months of 2022, more than 20% of flights originating from a U.S. airport were delayed and more than 3% of flights were canceled. Staffing shortages and high demand further exacerbate why air travel is so broken. For travelers hoping for a seamless flying experience, the odds aren’t looking good.…

Global Business Travel Group (NYSE:GBTG) Research Coverage Started at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on shares of Global Business Travel Group (NYSE:GBTG – Get Rating) in a report released on Wednesday, The Fly reports. The firm set an “equal weight” rating on the stock. Separately, Redburn Partners began coverage on Global Business Travel Group in a research report on Tuesday, June 21st. They set a “buy” rating and a $12.50 price target on the stock. Global Business Travel Group Stock Down 1.7 % NYSE:GBTG opened at $7.12 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.96, a quick ratio…

UPDATED: When is the Queen’s funeral? A complete London travel guide to pay your respects

Across the world, millions are grieving the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. Tributes have poured in from every corner of the globe, from New Zealand to New York. But London – the city where the monarch spent the Blitz and lived much of her life – will doubtless be the centre of commemoration. As of Wednesday morning, more than 2000 people were already lining up to see the Queen lying-in-state. With hundreds of thousands more mourners expected, the cabinet office is urging travellers to plan ahead. “We recognise that many people…

212Quest Organizes Exploring Europe Travel Quest Adventure for Travel Lovers

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A, September 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — 212Quest is delighted to announce to the general public that the exploring Europe travel quest adventure is open for participation. The quest is a hearty combination of treasure hunt games and adventurous travel experiences that every travel enthusiast will love. Wondering how to discover at least 6 European countries in a fast-paced and adventurous manner? 212Quest can help with that. The exploring Europe travel adventure takes participants on a journey through the Eiffel Tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, delicious…

Grand Richmond Hotel Achieves GHA’s WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel & Well-being

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Grand Richmond Hotel, one of Bangkok’s premier hotels was awarded WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel and Well-being by Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA). It is an honor to achieve WellHotel® Accreditation which shows our commitment to our guests’ safety and well-being.” Tweet this GHA WellHotel Accreditation Setting the standard for luxury events and business and leisure stays, the Grand Richmond Hotel is a distinctive five-star convention venue and hotel located in northern Bangkok just a short drive from the city center. The hotel is operated…

Why You Should Become a Korea Travel Specialist

More people than ever before are adding South Korea to their list of dream destinations! Why? Because of the Korean Wave, or Hallyu, that is sharing this small Asian country’s traditional culture and popular trends with the rest of the world through Korean dramas, K-Pop groups and more. Travel advisors who specialize in selling travel to Asia, to bucket-list destinations or to younger generations such as Millennials or Gen Z should consider becoming a Korea Travel Specialist through the Travel Agent Academy, created in partnership with the Korea Tourism Organization! Click…

Travel Risk Management Services Market to Reach $223.62 Billion, Globally, by 2031 at 8.1% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Expansion of the travel & tourism industry, surge in government initiatives for the development of MICE segment & SME sector, growth of information and communication technology (ICT), industrial growth, and increase in globalization of business drive the growth of the travel risk management services market. PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Allied Market Research published a report, titled, “Travel Risk Management Services Market by Service type (Health Security, Travel Security, Crisis Management, Assistance and Tracking, Data Security, Others), by Enterprize Size (Small Enterprises, Medium Enterprises, Large Enterprises), by Industry (Pharmaceutical…

Travel Risk Management Services Market to Reach $223.62 Billion, Globally, by 2031 at 8.1% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Expansion of the travel & tourism industry, surge in government initiatives for the development of MICE segment & SME sector, growth of information and communication technology (ICT), industrial growth, and increase in globalization of business drive the growth of the travel risk management services market. PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Allied Market Research published a report, titled, “Travel Risk Management Services Market by Service type (Health Security, Travel Security, Crisis Management, Assistance and Tracking, Data Security, Others), by Enterprize Size (Small Enterprises, Medium Enterprises, Large Enterprises), by Industry (Pharmaceutical…

Hurricane Kay complicates Baja roadtrip: Travel Weekly

Meagan Drillinger We knew it was going to be a big undertaking when we decided to rent a car and drive the entire length of the Baja peninsula — a 20-hour trip with lots of stretches of nothing but mountains and desert. What we did not anticipate was the arrival of Kay, a Category 1 hurricane that bashed its way up the Pacific coast of Baja, bringing 75 mph winds and torrential rain. Fortunately, we had already made it up to Ensenada before the worst of the storm hit. At…

How a freight train strike could throw your plans to travel by train off track

CHICAGO — The United States may be hurtling toward a freight rail strike, one that spill over into passenger service in much of the country. Railroads are cutting shipments, Amtrak has stopped some passenger routes. The sticking point isn’t pay. It’s the tough lifestyle railroading imposes on people who drive trains, long shifts, lots of nights away, and the need to be on-call, able to get to work in two hours or less, for weeks on end. On a normal day about 7,000 freight trains crisscross, according to the Association…