What happens on the Danube stays on the Danube

What happens on the Danube stays on the Danube

Cruising on the Blue Danube is a wonderful experience Of course, the highlights of our Blue Danube River Cruise with Grand Circle Tour Company were the four European capitals we were visiting. Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria; Bratislava, Slovakia; and...

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5 ways to avoid flight delays

5 ways to avoid flight delays

America’s flying public have no protection from airline issues with late arrivals and departures. If a traveler is flying on a single ticket on the same airline alliance, there are some protections. However, if a passenger has booked his ticket on separate airlines and with separate tickets, that traveler is at the mercy of the airlines.

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4 ways to make airplane boarding announcements more useful

4 ways to make airplane boarding announcements more useful

Airlines are boarding flights earlier and earlier these days. Most US carriers now seem to be boarding domestic at least 30 minutes and sometimes as much as 50 minutes in advance. From an airline point of view, it increases the chances of an on-time departure. Here are a few things I wish they’d include in boarding announcements now that they have extra time.

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7 shipboard mistakes that could sink your cruise

7 shipboard mistakes that could sink your cruise

Use your commonsense — It will pay off in helping you have a great cruise  Cruise vacations can be a wonderful way to have a relaxing vacation and visit destinations to which you might not travel any other way. There are some mistakes that you might not think are...

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