When Lauren Weichmann and her new husband took off on Frontier Airlines for their five-day honeymoon to Mexico, they never imagined that they would be returning home later that same day. Now Weichmann wants to know: Who is to blame for her honeymoon fiasco, and how can she get reimbursed?
Miranda Jennings Graham and her newly married husband, Weston, booked a honeymoon on Priceline to Tahiti, traveling via American Airlines from Dallas-Fort Worth to Los Angeles, where they had a connecting flight to Tahiti via Air Tahiti Nui.
Miranda Jennings Graham and her new husband, Weston, are today’s poster kids for a missed honeymoon. The Grahams booked their special vacation on Priceline to Tahiti, traveling via American Airlines from Dallas-Fort Worth to Los Angeles, where they had a connecting flight to Tahiti via Air Tahiti Nui.
Larry Bonistalli is a determined father. When his son’s fiancée suffers a sudden stroke right before their wedding and honeymoon, Bonistalli resolves to retrieve the money that the couple spent on the uninsured trip. Can we help him with this quest? Should we help?
This unfortunate couple had to cancel their wedding when the fiancé became seriously ill. Then when they tried to postpone their honeymoon cruise, things got even worse.
Jason Clements and his new wife planned the perfect honeymoon in Ireland, including tickets from Phoenix to Dublin via Philadelphia on American Airlines and British Airways, purchased through the online travel site CheapOair (a brand of Fareportal). They even purchased trip protection insurance. But they didn’t get to take the trip – or receive a refund for their airfares.
Erin Coffey and her husband were on Cloud Nine during their wedding. But when they departed for the airport the following day, they found figurative storm clouds hanging over their honeymoon. They were scheduled to fly to Italy on British Airways, but they weren’t allowed to board their flight.
Meghan Gnewikow books her honeymoon through Bookit.com, but because of a computer glitch, it fails to make the reservation at
In dealing with brands, sometimes all consumers want is an apology when something goes wrong — a genuine “I’m sorry,” that comes from a place of true empathy.
Marlo Sciarra and her new husband had a tough start to their life together. Their dream honeymoon turned into anything but.
Viviane Tran and her husband are flying from Washington to Tokyo on US Airways for their honeymoon in April. They’ve
I hate having to send cases to the recycler, especially deserving ones like Bill Bonilla’s.
From time to time, a case flutters across my desk with so many red flags that I have to sit
From time to time, a case crosses my desk that leaves me a little cross-eyed. Melissa Davenport’s does all that, and more.
The camera Tristan Caulfield and his wife bought at Target for their honeymoon doesn’t work, but the retailer is giving the couple a runaround in their effort to get it fixed. Is this camera a lost cause?
Rachel Meredith’s account of her honeymoon reads like a script from a National Lampoon’s Vacation movie — minus the funny.
Here’s another one for my “honeymoon from hell” file. It comes to us by way of Christine Vianello, who was all set to fly to Jamaica after getting married last October when something went terribly wrong.
If you don’t like bugs, you might want to skip this story. It comes to us by way of Allison Nawracaj, who recently flew to Jamaica for her honeymoon.
Nicholas and Katherine Welch didn’t have a good honeymoon. Actually, that may be something of an understatement. It was dreadful.
Heather Lockridge and her husband thought they would be checking into the honeymoon suite at the Ocean Maya Royal in Cancun, an all-inclusive beachfront resort described as the embodiment of “exotic serenity.” After all, it was their honeymoon.
We’ve had plenty of “honeymoon from hell” stories on this site, and they never get old. So let’s hear from Ben Barnhart, who just returned from his post-nuptial vacation at the Riu Guanacaste in Costa Rica.
Careful readers of this feature have probably figured out by now that it’s loosely based on the Ladies’ Home Journal column, Can This Marriage Be Saved?. We haven’t saved any marriages here — yet. But this week’s case may come the closest.
Becky and David Hovis’ honeymoon cruise on Carnival never happened. And it never will, probably.
Here’s a question that came to me by way of the Monday afternoon Washington Post chat on travel (and by the way, if you haven’t dropped in to ask a question, please do). Karen Luong booked her honeymoon flights from Baltimore to Naples, Italy through Orbitz in mid-June. She received reservation number from the online agency, but hasn’t been charged yet.
Loyd Jobe’s honeymoon doesn’t get off to a good start when his flight is canceled. His airline sends the newlyweds on their vacation the next day, but they must pay for an extra night in their hotel. Is that fair?
Jessica Kase describes her stay at Sandals Grande St. Lucian as a “honeymoon from hell” and she wants the all-inclusive hotel chain to make it up to her. But has it done enough for her already? And how do you make up for a honeymoon in which you spend “hree days in my room sobbing because what was supposed to be an amazing vacation and honeymoon was completely ruined”?
Doug Miller’s honeymoon flight to Costa Rica is canceled by US Airways, and he’s left with only one option: a full refund. The airline later agrees to reschedule him on a flight the following day, but it won’t cover his hotel bill. Is it allowed to do that? And is there anything he can do to make US Airways sweeten the offer?
Adam Salamon’s honeymoon did not go well.