Hawaii

It was a typical Sunday morning in Hawaii. But just before 8 a.m. 72 years ago, the serene morning quickly turned hellish. From the morning sky, 353 aircraft Japanese descended on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor intending “to destroy America’s military establishment in the Pacific.” A total of…

Here’s how major domestic airlines ranked according to the recently released 22nd annual national Airline Quality Rating (last year’s rankings are in parenthesis): AirTran (1) Hawaiian (2) JetBlue (3) Frontier (9) Alaska (4) Delta (7) Southwest (5) US Airways (6) SkyWest (10) American (11) Continental (8) United (12) Atlantic Southeast…

ATLANTA — To charge or not to charge? Since the FAA partially shut down on July 23, passengers travelling shouldn’t pay certain federal taxes. However, according to published reports, many airlines simply upped their fares. But Delta Air Lines this week said “it will process tax refunds for customers traveling during the suspension of non-essential…

TripAdvisor recently announced the Travelers’ Choice Destinations awards: New York City Honolulu, Hawaii San Francisco, Calif. Las Vegas, Nev. Lahaina, Hawaii Kailua-Kona, Hawaii New Orleans, La. San Diego, Calif. Sedona, Ariz. Seattle Award winners were determined based on a combination of travelers’ favorite places and overall destination popularity.

Travelocity has named its top fall hot spots. Travelocity’s most recent fall data report shows that while certain cities like Las Vegas, Orlando and New York are perennial customer favorites, other destinations are jumping in the ranks and headed up the “most popular” list. Many of these destinations are also…