Mexico City Streamlining Customs

If you find yourself flying into Mexico City’s Benito Juarez International Airport, some congratulations are in order. Things are now extremely easier for its foreign travelers. You are undoubtedly familiar with the red light-green light scenario that greets travelers at this and other airports. No, it’s not the game we played as kids. A green … Read moreMexico City Streamlining Customs

Emirates Adds Electronics Handling Service for US Flights

Starting Saturday, March 25, Dubai-based Emirates airline will introduce a new service which enables passengers to use their laptops and tablet devices until just before they board their flights to the United States. Once the passengers traveling from Dubai to the U.S. reach their gate, they will have to declare and hand over their laptops, … Read moreEmirates Adds Electronics Handling Service for US Flights

Delta to Offer New Route from New York City to Rio

Beginning on Dec. 21, Delta Air Lines will offer a new daily nonstop flight between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. While the new route is still subject to United States Department of Transportation approval, the proposal will help Delta Air Lines and its partner GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes … Read moreDelta to Offer New Route from New York City to Rio

O Canada!: Tourism surges north of the border

A traveler takes in the Whistler landscape in British Columbia. Photo Credit: G Adventures Canada is suddenly enjoying a moment in the travel spotlight as operators and suppliers report robust bookings for Canadian getaways in the coming year. Travel executives last week said there are two key reasons for the surge: The country is celebrating … Read moreO Canada!: Tourism surges north of the border

Hyatt unveils plans for four Pakistan hotels

Originally published in Travel Weekly.. Hyatt Hotels plans to open four hotels in Pakistan by 2023, as the hotel company looks to take advantage of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor trade agreement that was signed last year. The Hyatt Regency Lahore is scheduled to open in 2021, and the Hyatt Regency Rawalpindi is slated to open … Read moreHyatt unveils plans for four Pakistan hotels