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TripAdvisor Adds New Feature to Warn About Unsafe Hotels by Luke McCormick Recently, TripAdvisor came under fire when the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ran a report alleging the company had been deleting customer comments about hotels that presented certain safety risks. Now, the...

TSA Fails 80 Percent of Homeland Security Tests  DONALD WOOD  NOVEMBER 09, 2017 PHOTO: TSA security checkpoint. (photo via Flickr/Ben Popken) The Transportation Security Administration is under heavy scrutiny after officers working at airports across the United...

Cruise Passenger Gets Seven Years for Smuggling Cocaine Lagace, right, with Roberge (Instagram) By MarEx 2017-11-03 20:24:38 Cruise ship passenger Isabelle Lagace, 29, has been sentenced to 7.5 years in an Australian prison for attempting to import $21 million in cocaine in her baggage. In combination with...
The 13 Safest, Cheapest, and Hygienic Countries in the World to Visit as a Tourist

by Thomas Colson of businessinsider.com The World Economic Forum's "Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report," which is published every two years, measures the relative health of 136 leading countries’ tourism sectors using a wide range of sub-indexes, including safety and security, natural resources, soundness of infrastructure, health and hygiene,...

By traveller24.news24.com If you're planning on taking a break this upcoming Easter holiday but have not booked holiday accommodation yet, you have to be extra wary of scammers and con-artists as fraudsters often target people who are desperate to secure last minute travel and accommodation. According to Sahil Mungar...

by traveller24.news24.com Cape Town - It's no secret that exploring new places and cultures is an exhilarating experience, but planning a trip can be a mission and a half - Going through visa application admin and having to decide what to take or what to leave isn't even the...

Changing political landscapes can make travel unpredictable at times and learning to navigate these new circumstances is key to making a trip a success these days. The folks at Breaking Travel News have some tips on making the best of tumultuous times. “No matter how experienced you are as a...

Silversea has released a selection of renders showcasing the beautifully crafted Silver Cloud interiors ahead of her conversion into an ice-class expedition ship, which will take place between August and October this year.     Silver Cloud, which launched the Silversea fleet in 1994,...

by cruiseindustrynews.com Windstar Cruises will make its debut in Canada/New England, offering a handful of new itineraries aboard the Star Pride in fall 2018. Four sailings will range from nine to 16 days. The season starts with an Iceland to New York sailing, spanning 16 days, which is followed by New...

by foxnews.com A widower in Colorado was charged almost $1,000 for rebooking his cruise itinerary after he had to delay the trip when his wife of 45 years died. Tom Ast and his late wife Marilyn had planned a trip last year on Viking River...