They missed their New Year’s Eve cruise by a whole year. Are they entitled to restitution?

Sara Zalkin planned a special New Year’s Eve celebration with her husband and 16 friends aboard the Carnival Conquest, and they booked through the travel agency Legendary Journeys. But when the group arrived at the embarkation terminal, Carnival refused to allow them to board the ship: Their boarding passes were for Dec. 31, 2017, instead of Dec. 31, 2016. Read more “They missed their New Year’s Eve cruise by a whole year. Are they entitled to restitution?”

Oops, wrong city! Stupid travel mistakes and how to avoid them

Pay attention.

If you do, you won’t end up like Allan Jordan, who showed up for a recent Virgin Atlantic Airways flight from New York to London, only to discover he’d overlooked a small but important detail. Read more “Oops, wrong city! Stupid travel mistakes and how to avoid them”

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