Darren loves nothing more than to be at an airport, board a flight or check-in to a hotel. He worked for a major airline and various travel companies, but now simply savors the world as a road warrior flying in excess of 100,000 miles annually. Contact Darren at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter for more airline, hotel and travel industry news.
This installment of "Road Warrior Tested" reviews a United Airlines flight in business class from Los Angeles to Sydney, Australia.
Virgin America has upgraded its frequent flier program. How about sub-orbital space flight in exchange for some miles?
Spirit Airlines will add five new destinations from Dallas, and relocate operations from Washington D.C.'s Reagan National Airport to Baltimore later this year.
Boston airport will be the first U.S. location to use upgraded body scanners that display more generic, "Gumby"-like images of passengers. The new machines offer more traveler privacy without sacrificing security.
Hilton Hotels will build two new properties in Egypt in the coming years, including one with views of the famed Pyramids at Giza.
More than 3.2 million travelers will take to the skies this week for the Independence Day holiday, according to the AAA. While airfares may be flat compared to last year, hotel rates are higher.