Eurostar has been sending mixed messages lately, first announcing plans to expand with a new route from London to Amsterdam for 2017. Now comes word the company is making cutbacks, reducing staff numbers and rolling back the number of trains running between London, Paris and

JetBlue plans to increase Boston (BOS) service by more than 40 percent to 200 peak day departures. It’s also launching a new non-stop flight to Atlanta (ATL), beginning March 30, 2017. “Boston travelers have spoken, and we are listening by adding Atlanta to our route map and

Celebrating its 70th birthday, SAS brings upgrades to its entire short- and medium-haul fleet with new connectivity options and cabin upgrades. Now offering the fastest in-flight WiFi in Europe, SAS gives passengers onboard speeds of 12 Mbps and higher, with high-quality, gate-to-gate streaming capabilities. Additionally, crewmembers now

Late last month, Delta Air Lines opened its second largest Sky Club, a 500-seat, 30,000-square-foot facility in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The new lounge is located near the center of Concourse B, the busiest in Delta’s portfolio. The new Sky Club is smaller only than the

Travelers who choose to fly with American Airlines previously had the option of three ¨choice¨ add-on bundles from which to choose, each of which differs based on price, cancelation policies, change fees and other potential add-on fees. Introduced in 2012, these options have made it easier

Chinese company Didi Chuxing, a ride-hailing service, is expanding its business model to include car rental. The company hopes to capitalize on the growing number of domestic and international tourists in China; in 2015, 58.5 percent of China’s 4 billion domestic tourist trips (some 2.34

Guests at select Marriott locations can now enjoy various specially curated TED Talks and other TED-related media. Each quarter boasts a new topic, but each is intended to inspire guests through new innovations, travel and entrepreneurial ideas. Later in the year and next, Marriott hotels in

Passengers may despise checked baggage fees, but a new study shows they actually help reduce departure delays. The study was published in the August issue of peer-reviewed journal Management Science. The study’s authors analyzed more than 9 million flights between May 2007 and May 2009 and

Beer lovers will soon have a new reason to visit Escondido, Calif., as Stone Brewing is currently constructing a hotel/brewery in the Southern California town, scheduled to welcome guests by 2018. Aptly named Stone Hotel, the 100,000-square-foot property — situated just a short walk from the Stone

Ride-share company Uber followed through with its stated goals of rolling out self-driving car technology in Pittsburgh. The first cars hit the road in September. However, the technology isn’t advanced enough to be completely driverless; for now, cars will come with drivers to ensure safety. Uber