Small airports bulk up for international service

What do small airports need to do to get ready for new international service?

Dancers descend on San Diego International Airport

Last year it was a circus. This year: a dance troupe. Today San Diego International Airport introduces its newest performing artists-in-residence.

Spotted at Albuquerque Int’l Sunport

Greetings from Albuquerque International Sunport.

Shirley Temple, a dog and an airplane

Shirley Temple, a dog and an airplane. In the movies.

Can messy hotel rooms save the earth?

When staying at a hotel, are you willing to make your own bed to save money – or save the earth?

Here’s TSA’s video screening transgender passengers

In response to criticism and concerns, TSA has a new video out – and a page of explanations – about how it screens transgender passengers.

Fiesta at San Antonio International Airport

San Antonio International Airport is kicking off Fiesta San Antonio with mariachi musicians, folklorico dancers and more through April 21.

Emirates cutting service to U.S. Guess why.

Emirates is cutting back on service to 5 of the 12 US cities it serves. Guess why.

Hotel tidbits

Sharing some tidbits about hotels I’ve stayed at recently in Portland, Paris and New York City.

Hockey at airports? In restaurants and bars, yes.

Love hockey and paying attention to the NHL season playoffs? Then you’ll want to know about some of the hockey-themed restaurants and bars in airports.

New terminal at Austin-Bergstrom Int’l Airport

The new South Terminal opened last week at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. It’s got an outdoor patio and food truck service.

Travelers leave TSA hefty tips

The amount of cash and coins passengers leave as “tips” for the TSA at airport security checkpoints just keeps growing.

Airports, vacation spots get autism-friendly

Airports, airlines and vacation sports are making extra efforts to make travel easier for people with autism and/or other intellectual and developmental disabilities,

Love this: Tennis court at Munich Airport

Tennis at the airport? Yup. Munich Airport is setting up two temporary tennis courts and offering free balls, rackets, lessons and court time.

United is – finally – sorry. Now what?

United Airlines -finally – issues an apology. Now what?