Mistakes Tourists Make While Visiting Chicago

When people think of classic American cities, Chicago inevitably comes to mind. As such, the Windy City attracts a large number of tourists with its music scene, delicious restaurants and varied cultural attractions. “Chicago is one of the most diverse cities I know, and this shows itself in the foods and the experiences that are available for travelers,” travel blogger Hayet Rida told HuffPost. “Now, not everyone … Continue reading Mistakes Tourists Make While Visiting Chicago

If Airplane Seat Belts Don’t Fit You, Here’s How To Get An Extender

For many people, air travel often involves a seat belt that doesn’t fit. Some travelers find they need to get a seat belt extender: a piece that goes between the belt and the buckle to help the two connect. TikTokers such as Remi Bader, Nikki Garza and Adelia Lauren have shared their experiences with these items, and the term “seat belt extender on airplane” has millions of views on the platform. … Continue reading If Airplane Seat Belts Don’t Fit You, Here’s How To Get An Extender

Why You Should Visit Ghana, the Gem of West Africa..

Here’s just a few (of many) reasons Ghana should be on your travel radar. You will feel welcomed Upon your arrival in Ghana one of the first things you’ll notice is the warm akwaaba (welcome) you’ll get from Ghanaians. During my first long-haul ride in a tro-tro (picture a large cargo van rearranged with bench seating, something that makes up the majority of Ghana’s public transportation), the man sitting next … Continue reading Why You Should Visit Ghana, the Gem of West Africa..

How Alcohol Affects Your Body When You’re On A Flight…

(Huffpost) Ordering beer, wine or a cocktail while flying is a common move. For some, having an alcoholic beverage on the plane is a travel day essential to relax, take the edge off, celebrate a vacation or even to fall asleep on a long flight. But is this really the best option? Alcohol can leave you groggy and dehydrated. When consumed in excess, it may lower inhibitions … Continue reading How Alcohol Affects Your Body When You’re On A Flight…

WHAT IN THE WROLD!! Passenger jumps off Carnival ship, third such incident in two months

A man jumped off a Carnival Cruise Line ship into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida Saturday morning, officials said The Coast Guard deployed two patrol boats and an airplane to search for the unidentified 43-year-old, whose jump reportedly had shaken vacationers running and screaming on the ship’s deck. The man plunged from the ship just after midnight, about 55 miles east of … Continue reading WHAT IN THE WROLD!! Passenger jumps off Carnival ship, third such incident in two months

This All-inclusive Resort in Mexico Now Has ‘Bubble Buyouts’ — for $18,000 a Night

CREDIT: COURTESY OF CASA VELAS If you’re going on vacation soon, you might as well invite a few friends along. You know what? While you’re at it, invite everyone you know, too, because Casa Velas, an adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, is hosting a new “bubble buyout” program that allows guests to book up to 80 suites at once. With the buyout offering, guests can take over … Continue reading This All-inclusive Resort in Mexico Now Has ‘Bubble Buyouts’ — for $18,000 a Night

Passengers stuck at sea after Norwegian cancels cruise mid-voyage

Travelers on a Norwegian Cruise Line ship in the Caribbean have become stuck at sea after the company called off the trip mid-voyage due to COVID-19 issues, according to a report. Aimee Focaraccio said she boarded the Norwegian Gem from New York for a 10-day trip last Sunday for her birthday, but the vacation became a “nightmare” when the cruise line canceled the voyage four days … Continue reading Passengers stuck at sea after Norwegian cancels cruise mid-voyage

Traveler enters cockpit, causes damage on Miami-bound plane, American Airlines says

A traveler was apprehended Tuesday after reportedly entering the cockpit of a Miami-bound plane at a Honduras airport and causing damage, American Airlines said. The alleged incident happened during boarding for Flight 488 from Ramon Villeda Morales International Airport in San Pedro Sula to Miami International Airport, the airline said in a statement. The airline said the flight deck of the Boeing 737-800 was open … Continue reading Traveler enters cockpit, causes damage on Miami-bound plane, American Airlines says