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Airport Security Lines See Hour-Long Wait Times Amid Government Shutdown
Airport Security Lines See Hour-Long Wait Times Amid Government Shutdown

The TSA said it is working with airports and airlines nationwide to consolidate operations and get the most out of resources.

Machu Picchu Adopts New, Stricter Ticket Policy
Machu Picchu Adopts New, Stricter Ticket Policy

Three daily time slots are available for visitors to choose from, and they must arrive on time or they will not be admitted.

Japan Follows Trend, Adds Departure Tax
Japan Follows Trend, Adds Departure Tax

The new ‘sayonara tax’ is added to the air and sea travel fares of passengers visiting Japan, regardless of nationality.

More Airports Close Security Checkpoints Because of TSA Staff Shortages
More Airports Close Security Checkpoints Because of TSA Staff Shortages

The TSA has maintained that security standards have not been compromised.

National Parks Make Headlines, Serve as Reminder to Travel Advisors to Ready Clients for Peak Season
National Parks Make Headlines, Serve as Reminder to Travel Advisors to Ready Clients for Peak Season

Despite the current shutdown disruptions, the time for travel to these natural wonders will soon be upon us once more. Tour operators are at the ready, which means now is the time for travel advisors to think ahead.

Judge Blocks New York City Law Aimed at Cracking Down on Airbnb
Judge Blocks New York City Law Aimed at Cracking Down on Airbnb

It would have required Airbnb and other home-sharing sites to disclose its hosts’ personal information.

Concerns Mount Over Impact of Government Shutdown on Travel
Concerns Mount Over Impact of Government Shutdown on Travel

Among the more than 400,000 federal workers who are working without pay are employees who have a direct involvement in aviation and air travel.

Despite Playa del Carmen Shooting, Industry Insiders Say Tourists Need Not Worry
Despite Playa del Carmen Shooting, Industry Insiders Say Tourists Need Not Worry

The question of Mexico’s safety resurfaced again yesterday after seven people were killed in a shooting in the resort city of Playa del Carmen this past weekend. 

Joshua Tree National Park to Close Temporarily
Joshua Tree National Park to Close Temporarily

Only eight rangers have been overseeing the nearly 800,000-acre park.

Kenya’s Minister Balala Makes His Case to USTOA
Kenya’s Minister Balala Makes His Case to USTOA

The charismatic representative talks about the product, the infrastructure, and the appeal of Kenya as a destination for American travelers.