8 mistakes even smart Americans make with passports

People who travel internationally are generally among the savviest travelers. But they can still make mistakes — and some of the most common ones involve passports.
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The one thing you must do before leaving for the airport

Being a travel agent can make you paranoid. But as the old line goes, just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they’re not out to get you.
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United Airlines finally puts children first

The airline boarding process, for want of a more family-friendly word, stinks. But on Feb. 15, it will stink a little less for families.

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Flying after the storm? Don’t give up

Some storms are overrated. Jonas wasn’t.

Flight cancellations started Friday afternoon and are continuing into Monday. From a traveler and travel agent point of view, not a great weekend.
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Why standby fees are a lose-lose for airlines and consumers

This story could have been worse. But it could have been better.
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