Sunday musings: Travel is new diploma, gourmet in coach, TWA 800

This Sunday we muse about travel as education as we read an essay about the importance of travel for the family of one of America’s top travel writers. We look at new gourmet choices in coach on long-haul flights. And, Bill McGee, a safety and customer service expert takes a stand on the reopening of the TWA 800 investigation.

Do you book train and plane travel based on gourmet meals?

Some people live to travel while others travel by their stomachs. If you fall into this category, perhaps the Eurostar’s announcement will cause you to book the high-speed UK, French and Belgium rail. Chef Raymond Blanc, of television fame, has devised new menus to (hopefully) persuade passengers that train food can be gourmet. He’s not […]

Flying with family? 7 holiday tips

Holidays can be stressful, and air travel doesn’t make them any easier. Here are seven things to consider before leaving for the airport.