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More people to travel this Labor Day, AAA says

Posted: August 21, 2014 in News

More people are projected to travel this Labor Day, a positive sign consumer spending is returning to normal.

Georgia authorities look to crack down on drunken drivers this Labor Day

Posted: August 21, 2014 in News

Georgia authorities are cracking down on drunken drivers this Labor Day in a bid to reduce the number of fatalities during the end-of-summer holiday.

Georgia state parks open for free on Sept. 27

Posted: August 20, 2014 in News, Travel Deals

Georgia state parks will be open for free on Sept. 27 in honor of “Your State Parks Day.” The day coincides with National Public Lands Day. National parks will also be open for free on the day.

National parks open for free on Aug. 25

Posted: August 18, 2014 in News, Travel Deals

National parks will be open for free on Aug. 25 in honor of the National Park Service’s 98th birthday.

No more locks in Paris, snap a selfie instead

Posted: August 11, 2014 in News

Paris city officials want lovers to snap a selfie rather than leave a padlock on one of the city’s famous bridges.

What to see in England: Six essentials in London and beyond

Posted: August 10, 2014 in Featured, International Terminal

England is one of the great destinations for travelers. The country is home to some of the greatest tourist attractions, including stunning churches, prehistoric monuments and iconic structures instantly recognizable worldwide.

Budget carrier PEOPLExpress ‘returns’ to the skies

Posted: August 3, 2014 in News

No frills airline PEOPLExpress has returned to the skies. The low-budget airline shares the name, philosophy and logo of a carrier that went out of business 27 years ago.

The Five: Hanging with the Founding Fathers in Philadelphia

Posted: July 30, 2014 in Featured, History, Seeing America

The City of Brotherly Love holds a unique place in American history. It was here during the American Revolution that the Founding Fathers met and ultimately signed theDeclaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. The city’s role in developing the country — and ultimately impacting the course of world history — cannot be overstated.

UPDATE: Despite high profile crashes, 2014 isn’t deadliest year for flyers

Posted: July 29, 2014 in News

More than 760 people have been killed in air crashes during the first seven months of the year, the highest number since 2010. Yet, despite several high-profile crashes, including three within a week, involving commercial aircraft, 2014 doesn’t look to be the deadliest year on record, the numbers suggest.

Despite high profile crashes, 2014 isn’t deadliest year for fliers

Posted: July 29, 2014 in News

Nearly 1,000 people have been killed in air crashes during the first seven months of the year, according to the Geneva-based Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Archives.