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Vote for the 2014 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards

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Voting for the 2014 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards has started, and with it, your opportunity to give credit where credit is due.  Scroll down to place your vote.
Last year, over 105,000 votes were cast.  This year’s stellar field of nominees includes over 100 airlines and alliances, hotels and resorts, and car rental agencies.  We’ve also added three new categories, namely Best Travel Tools and Apps, Best General Travel Blogs, …

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports in the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports in the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards

Vote today for your favorite airline, hotel, airport, or credit card loyalty program.  Balloting for the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards is almost over but you still have an opportunity to support your favorites.  You will also earn a chance to win historic airline memorabilia at the end of the balloting.
This year’s stellar field of nominees includes well over 100 airlines, hotels, car rental agencies, and travel Web sites.  …

What Are Your Favorite Hotels, Airports, and Airlines?

What Are Your Favorite Hotels, Airports, and Airlines?

Everyone has favorites, and the Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards allow you to recognize yours.
The GlobeRunner Awards cover hotels, airlines, loyalty programs, airports, car rental agencies, and more.  This year’s stellar field of nominees includes well over 100 airlines, hotels, car rental agencies, and travel Web sites.
Don’t keep your favorites a secret.  Over 73,000 votes have been cast so far this year but there’s still plenty of time so go …

Vote for the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards

Vote for the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards

Voting for the 2013 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards has started, and with it, your opportunity to give credit where credit is due.
This year’s stellar field of nominees includes well over 100 airlines and alliances, hotels and resorts, car rental agencies, and travel Web sites.  Most of the award categories, which include Best Airline, Best Airport, Best Frequent Flyer Program, Best Hotel Chain, Best Credit/Charge Card, Best Rental Car Agency, …

Airlines Cancel Flights as Second Storm Threatens Northeast Region

Airlines Cancel Flights as Second Storm Threatens Northeast Region

In preparation for the second major storm in little over a week’s time, airlines have been canceling flights to and from the northeast United States. These are in addition to the more than 20,000 cancellations that occurred due to Hurricane Sandy last week.
United Airlines intends to operate most flights before noon on Wednesday, November 7 at JFK and LaGuardia, but beginning at noon, the airline will suspend all service from …

Hurricane Sandy Travel Report Card

Hurricane Sandy Travel Report Card

While efforts to recover from Hurricane Sandy’s effects continue, hundreds of thousands of people in the northeastern United States are still without electric power and a potentially deadly storm could cause more power failures and flooding in areas that were already devastated by last week’s storm.
The good news was buried in the speed with which the nation’s airlines recovered from the storm.  Having used the weekend to recover, it is …

After Sandy: A Slow Return to Normalcy

After Sandy:  A Slow Return to Normalcy

Airports Open, Some Power Restored, Subways and Buses Running
For some, a sense of normalcy has begun to return to the Northeast. The cleanup continues, more people have power, and operations are starting resume at both John F. Kennedy International Airport as well as at LaGuardia.
The two airports were literally underwater after Hurricane Sandy struck earlier in the week. New York Governor Cuomo had previously gone on record saying that LaGuardia …