Travel Industry Jargon

I was meeting a friend for coffee and he was planning a vacation.  I was providing some suggestions when he asked me for clarification when he didn’t understand some of the terms / acronyms I used.  I thought I would take this opportunity to explain some commonly used jargon in the travel industry. Charter Flight – A non scheduledContinue reading “Travel Industry Jargon”

Staying Healthy While Traveling

6 Ways to Stay Healthy While Traveling 1. Drink Tea Early and Often The saboteur: A weakened immune system Working long hours pre-vacation can destroy your sleep, and a study from Mount Sinai School of Medicine found that poor sleep before a stressful event reduces immune-system function. Save your vacation: Starting a week before youContinue reading “Staying Healthy While Traveling”

Rainbow Travel Tips & Tidbits – 23 December 2008

I apologize for the gap in my blog posts this month.  I was editing this a couple of weeks ago and I forgot to publish it. I just realized when I started writing the next post today.  So here it is…the topics are “Your Health” and “Wi-fi Availability”. Stay Healthy Whilst you are on Vacation!Continue reading “Rainbow Travel Tips & Tidbits – 23 December 2008”

Rainbow Travel Tips & Tidbits – 19 September 2008

Travel Tidbits from Rainbow Travel Inc: WestJet Eliminates Fuel Surcharges WestJet has just announced that they are eliminating fuel surcharges effective immediately.  Travelers will save $20 to $45 each way! Fuel surcharges have just been dropped on all routes including these two great fares we came across: – Calgary -> Las Vegas …. $99 –Continue reading “Rainbow Travel Tips & Tidbits – 19 September 2008”