Tagged With "Global Entry"

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Extra-day offers on Eurail passes

PHeymont ·
The Eurail pass has two current offers for extra days of travel. One adds a day to Single-Country or Regional passes; the other adds up to five days to Global Passes, which are good for 28 member countries of the Eurail consortium.   To qualify,...
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Lufthansa first European airline to join PreCheck

PHeymont ·
Lufthansa becomes the first European airline to partner with TSA PreCheck.
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Device and Smartphone App Tracks Your Luggage

Travel Rob ·
The Tumi Global Locator wasdemonstrated on Tuesday andwill go on sale before the end of the year. It will track your bags anywhere in the world. It has been developed by theluggage-maker TUMIin partnership with AT&T and LugTrack. It uses GPS, GSM, wi-fi and Bluetooth to maintain a connection with the supporting smartphone app and even knows to shut down when you board a plane. Read More: http://www.euronews.com/travel...bye-to-lost-luggage/
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T-Mobile expands 'Simple Global' to include all of Europe & South America

Travel Rob ·
 T-Mobile announced the addition of 20 new countries to Simple Global. They wrote, "With today’s expansion, T-Mobile Simple Choice™ postpaid customers enjoy unlimited data and texting at no extra cost and low flat-rate calls for just...
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TSA limits PreCheck to those who've paid

PHeymont ·
TSA PreCheck, the program that allows passengers to go through airport security lines with their shoes and belts on, and their laptops in their luggage, will now be limited to those who actually have paid for it, TSA on Monday ended the program where...
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Chinese ice cream truck visits NYC

PHeymont ·
An unusual sight late last month, this Chinese ice cream truck was parked in New York's Flatiron district, giving out samples of Chinese-style ice cream as part of a tourism promotion for Hangzhou Province. The flavors included Sweet Olive and...
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TSA hits the million mark for Pre-check

PHeymont ·
TSA's Pre-check program has enrolled a million "trusted travelers" in its program, designed to speed up processing at airport security.
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Re: TSA limits PreCheck to those who've paid

TravelGirlJenn ·
Well, shoot. I've benefited on "Managed Inclusion" during the last few trips at Oakland for work. I've been contemplating the actual program or Global Entry because I will be traveling for work so much, now it looks like I may have to bite the bullet.
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Lufthansa: Book with us, or pay 16€ fee

PHeymont ·
Lufhansa Group is planning to charge a fee of 16€ (about $17.60) for all tickets booked anywhere except through its own websites and counters. The airline group claims it needs that money to offset the cost of processing tickets bought through...
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Re: Lufthansa: Book with us, or pay 16€ fee

DrFumblefinger ·
It seems a huge and unfair fee. I can't believe a company with Lufthansa's finances really needs to impose something so draconian. And if they do, I think their business will suffer. As we all know, consumers are very price sensitive.
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UK Citizens now eligible for U.S. Global Entry

PHeymont ·
Officials look on as traveler uses Global Entry kiosk, away from the lines.   Global Entry, the U.S. "trusted traveler network" that is designed to speed entry into the U.S. for registered members, is now being opened to U.K. citizens. The...
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TSA Pre-Check: Less access if you're not signed up

PHeymont ·
TSA's Pre-Check, which allows travelers to pass through airport security without having to remove shoes, unpack laptops and generally move faster, will focus on passengers directly enrolled in the program, or in other government "Trusted Traveler"...
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