Travel


Twenty Brilliant Ways to Save on Summer Travel

If you’re planning to head out on a summer vacation this year, you’re not alone. A 2017 AARP travel survey revealed that 99 percent of boomers intend to take at…

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Q&A: What to Know About Travel Ban Appeals

Does federal law give President Donald Trump broad legal authority to freeze immigration by refugees and citizens of some predominantly Muslim nations? That’s the question before two federal appellate courts…

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Appeals Court to Review Revised Travel Ban

A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments on Monday over President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban on people entering the United States from six Muslim-majority countries, the second…

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4.5 Million Expected Through Ben Gurion This Summer

Over 4.5 million travelers are expected to pass through Ben Gurion International Airport during July and August, officials said as they prepared for the summer “rush.” Some 1,360 flights are…

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Train Delays Continue in Penn Station

Train delays continue at Penn Station in New York City following a morning rush-hour commute snarled by a disabled Amtrak train that caused 45-minute delays. An Amtrak power problem in…

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April a Banner Month at Ben Gurion

April — which isn’t quite over — has been a banner month for Ben Gurion airport. A total of 1.7 million passengers have so far passed through the airport this…

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El Al Snags Award for Innovative ‘Poncho’ Blanket

El Al’s three-hole blanket is the most innovative travel amenity of 2017, according to TravelPlus, the large U.K.–based travel and consulting agency. The organization held its third annual Airline Amenity…

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Record Travel Season Seen for Pesach

Pesach is almost here – and with it the tourist crunch at Ben Gurion Airport, as traffic in both directions – in and out of the country – shoots up.…

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