As hotels prices rise through fall, travelers are expected to hit the road, lured by new hotels, Ferrari driving packages and upgraded attractions.» Read More
Aug 1- Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc raised its earnings forecast for 2014 and reported a 35 percent jump in quarterly profit as increased business travel drove up occupancy and room rates at most of its properties. Hilton said it expects full-year adjusted profit of 67- 70 cents per share this year, up from 64- 67 cents.
July 28- Global business travel spending will reach a record $1.18 trillion this year, up nearly 7 percent from 2013, bolstered by growth in China, a U.S. trade group said on Monday.
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated and hurt their companies.
July 24- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as an increase in global business travel drove occupancy and room rates. The operator of the Sheraton and Westin chain of hotels also raised its full-year profit forecast to $2.78- $2.85 per share from $2.76- $2.83.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and airlines halting flights into Tel Aviv are stirring up controversy over who should decide where it's safe to fly.
Steve Singh, Concur CEO, explains how his company helps take the worry and frustration out of tracking corporate travel expenses.
George Hamlin, President, Hamlin Transportation Consulting, expects airlines to take on longer flight routes which will lead to higher travel costs as a result of the Malaysian jet crash.
Looking at metrics like traffic safety, costs and scenery, social media site WalletHub ranks top states for summer road trip friendliness.
A mass of polar air pushing south from Canada will threaten record lows for this time of year in the Midwest, NBC News reports.
Malware on computers in hotel business centers can record every keystroke a guest makes.
For all the attention Lyft has drummed up from investors, government regulators in New York are far from impressed.
Alaska Airlines will be the first carrier to get Boeing’s new Space Bins, designed to stow six standard-size, carry-on bags, NBC News reports.
A lawsuit seeking class-action status says passenger bags sometimes get bumped to make way for paid cargo, Crain's Chicago Business reports.
AirCare, a travel insurance company, insures tarmac delays of more than two hours for $1,000, plus more. NBC News reports.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports the "baby boomer" generation are hitting the road and they're doing it in style.
For thousands of Americans who flew this spring, fewer flights arrived on time and more of their bags were mishandled by airlines.
As MasterCard's Global Destination Cities Index reveals that top destinations are spending more on infrastructure, Ann Cairns, the company's president of international markets, says it's worth noting that other things also determine tourist numbers.
The quality of medical care abroad varies greatly. Travelers should know where to get adequate health care in case of a medical emergency.
Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.
Sub-orbital flight would give fliers the ability to fly from virtually any city on Earth to any other in two hours by 2020. GP reports.