Travelers United has worked to get the airline industry to examine whether disinfectants are safe for humans and which are not. The FAA has joined with Travelers United in question what is sprayed in aircraft cabins.
Travel advisors sell something they don’t actually control. A big issue is whether it is safe to travel and other products over which they have no control. No matter what the Centers for Disease control says,
The CDC recommends no Thanksgiving travel –celebrate the holiday with household members and no one else, even close family. For years families have dealt with contention at family dinners. Now it is contagion.
Sunday musings: Why no Concorde? Delta middle seats, Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, Vacation travel plans
We take a look at the supersonic Concorde and its short life. Then we examine Airbnb to see if the home-sharing platform harbors bigots among its hosts. Finally, we learn that Apple TV is allowing Public Broadcasting Services (PBS) to show Charlie Brown’s Thanksgiving and Christmas programs during the holiday season.
Are we watching the death of guidebooks? Over the years, guidebooks have begun to disappoint. They have some severe limitations in terms of space (number of pages) and when published, the information is already a year old.
The promise of a light at the end of the tunnel is helping psychologically. The coronavirus vaccines are working already. Yes, hospital admissions are skyrocketing. But, the population is realizing that there is an end in sight for this pandemic. We are turning the corner. And, people’s behaviors seem to be changing.
Might as well throw out the rulebook for planning your Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year’s trips because you won’t need it. Your holiday travel decision will focus on personal responsibility rather than strictly on family factors.
Consumers want the money that should be in their pockets where it belongs. The airline corporate bandits who took our money in a holdup can be held in the OK Corral for all we care. Where are the DOT enforcers when consumers need them after 82,000+ complaints of theft?
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es Cruise line safety during COVID-19 without requiring face masks and other protocols is a pipe dream It was a Mission Impossible — cruise line safety by testing alone. On Saturday, November 7, the SeaDream I set sail from Barbados as the first cruise ship sailing...