| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:47 PM
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO DUBLIN, IRELAND
From LAX, United, Delta, US Airways, American, British, Lufthansa and Aer Lingus offer connecting service (change of planes) to Dublin. Restricted round-trip fares from $659 to $1,214, including taxes and...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 6:04 PM
If you're against letting airline passengers talk on cellphones, you've gained a powerful ally.
The Global Business Travel Assn., a trade group for the world's business travelers, submitted its opposition last week to a plan by the Federal...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Popular home rental website Airbnb will start paying San Francisco's 14% hotel tax, addressing a key regulatory concern.
David Hantman, Airbnb's head of global public policy, said in a blog post that "we’ll soon be collecting and remitting taxes...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:00 AM
For those who can't plan ahead, here's another app to help you find travel savings.
Name: Last Minute Travel Deals
Available for: Website (www.lastminutetravel.com), Android and iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
What it does: Accesses flights from more...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:09 PM
David Koff, a filmmaker and union activist whose investigation of a campus construction project profoundly changed the Los Angeles school system, has died. He was 74.
He committed suicide March 6 in Hastings, N.Y., his family said.
Koff was the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Has the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 nearly two weeks ago had an effect on travel to the Asian country?
It depends on who you talk to.
A Germany-based hotel booking website says it has seen a significant drop in searches among U.S....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
If you're a Kayak user like me, you're always looking for new ways to use the travel search engine to find good deals.
Kayak this week revamped a tool that makes it easier to compare the price of airfare-hotel vacation packages from a variety of...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:01 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Afghan officials Friday raised the death toll in a Taliban assault on a luxury hotel to nine people, including four foreigners, as police investigated a devastating security lapse at one of Kabul’s supposedly safest locations....
| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:48 PM
If you're an outdoors enthusiast or weekend warrior, chances are you're a fan of Sport Chalet Inc. If you're an investor, well, that's another story.
Living up to its moniker, "the Experts," Sport Chalet staffs its stores with marathon runners,...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:50 PM
BERKELEY – Something was definitely amiss when I returned to my hotel Tuesday afternoon after an interview on the UC Berkeley campus.
At least three big firetrucks were blocking the street in front of the Berkeley City Club, a historic women&...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:13 AM
A recent trip to Europe was an exercise in saving money. Here is some of what I discovered.
Ground transportation: Taxis may seem like the most convenient and civilized way to get around, and sometimes they are, but sometimes they're expensive and...