Travel news – August 6th 2012 to August 8th 2012:
- Will Baggage Claim Soon Be a Thing of the Past? – Rachel Mosely recently posted this on This Just In… Newsweek's Travel Blog:
- Shanghai May Have World’s Scariest Hotel Pool – Sean O'Neill recently posted this on This Just In… Newsweek's Travel Blog:
- Travel Troubleshooter: My Hotel is Closed for the Season – posted this over on Frommer's : A traveler books a hotel online and arrives to see that the property has shuttered for the season. How should the online travel agency compensate the traveler for the phantom booking? And how did this slip through the cracks?
- Travel-Friendly Gadgets for Kids – posted this over on Frommer's : Need to keep your kids entertained on the road? Don't forget to pack some of these great gadgets on your next trip.
- Busted Kid Apologizes To Plane For Cutting In Line –
- Online Travel Companies Accused of Price Fixing – Budget Travel recently posted this on This Just In… Newsweek's Travel Blog:
- Southwest’s Facebook promotion backfires on ‘glitch’ – USATODAY.com –
Southwest Airlines' effort to thank its growing number of Facebook "friends" backfired over the weekend when customers booking a special Facebook …