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The Booking Battle: OTAs Break Into the Loyalty Market

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.27.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Facing steep competition from fellow booking websites, online travel agencies have been experimenting with travel rewards as a means of incentivizing consumer loyalty -- at the expense of straining relationships with the hotels with which they partner.

Jeanenne Tornatore With Marlo Thomas (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

It was such a thrill to have Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore as my guest on Mondays With Marlo. An expert on all things travel, Jeanenne share...

How To Avoid Hurricane Season In The Caribbean, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

A trip to the Caribbean could easily get deterred or even ruined by hurricane season. Luckily, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore was here to giv...

Best Days Of The Week To Book Airfare, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore shared a few handy tips on when to book airfare for the cheapest rates possible. “When you’re looking...

The Cheapest Month To Go To Europe, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to booking a cost-effective trip to Europe, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore recommends the off-season for the cheapest options. ...

Three Items For Your Carry-On, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore let us in on one of her very useful travel secrets: the three items she always keeps in her carry-on bag. ...

Money-Saving Travel Tips For Big Families, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore offered her first-hand knowledge with us about money saving travel tips for big families. “I have three ...

Lesser-Known Summer Travel Destinations, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

If you’re interested in booking a trip to a lesser-known travel destination this summer, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore has a few cost-effe...

Three Surprising Honeymoon Destinations, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

With so many options for honeymoon destinations, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore revealed a few lesser-known, surprisingly affordable picks. ...

The Ultimate List Of Cheap Vacation Resources

The Huffington Post | Jenna Rak | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel

There are hundreds, maybe even thousands of travel websites and apps all claiming to be the best, but which ones are really worth your time and how do...

How to Create a Travel Budget

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Plane tickets to a certain destination may be cheap, but what about hotel rates, transportation expenses and entry fees to attractions?

How Mentoring May Be the Key to Solving Tech's Women Problem

Cassie Slane | Posted 04.10.2014 | Technology
Cassie Slane

Without women to look to at the top, many women in STEM fields get discouraged and leave the workforce. However, one group is changing that.

How Advertisers Can Use Your Personal Information To Make You Pay Higher Prices

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

What is at stake isn't purely a matter of annoying ads or nosy companies -- it's a deep set of customer protections that have taken decades of hard work to secure.

Kim Bellware

How Travel Discounts, Guitars And Sparkling Water Have Helped Build An Online Empire

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bellware | Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Wanderlusters and travel buffs alike may recall a cheeky 2012 ad campaign that encouraged America to "take vacation back." In that campa...

Best Ways To Use Travel Search Engines, From Seth Kugel (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

When you're searching for affordable airfare, do sites like Kayak.com and Orbitz.com really offer the best prices? When Frugal Traveler columnist for ...

Seven Spring Break Travel Freebies Worth the Search

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 04.17.2013 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

In today's travel environment of surcharges and extra fees, it may seem hard to believe that there are actually still freebies out there for the taking. The key is in knowing what to look for and where.

Paul Brady

Why 2013 Is The Year Of Mobile Booking

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Brady | Posted 02.04.2013 | Travel

When Hurricane Sandy caused chaos at Boston Logan International, Gary Swart was hardly the only business traveler stranded by canceled flights. He ...

Major Travel Site's Must-See Predictions For 2013 Travel

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 01.04.2013 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

Travel website Orbitz.com just released its 2013 forecast of all things travel and here's the inside scoop.

The Best Of Disney's New Fantasyland

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 02.21.2013 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

With the winter holidays upon us, there's no doubt that families will be packing up and heading out to visit one of the most iconic vacation destinations in the country: Walt Disney World. And this year, they'll have a whole lot more to experience with the recent opening of the new Fantasyland, the largest expansion ever in the Magic Kingdom's history.

PHOTOS: Perfect Hotels For Fall

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 12.19.2012 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

Check into these fabulous hotels in some of fall's most beautiful destinations and check some items off your bucket list along the way.

D.C. May Collect Millions In Back Taxes For Online Hotel Bookings

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 09.25.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The District of Columbia can collect sales taxes on the rates hotel guests pay for rooms they book through online travel companies, a ju...

Frontier Penalizes Passengers Who Don't Book Directly On Their Site

AP | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 11.12.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- Some airlines are making travelers work harder to find a deal. Carriers are offering more deals to passengers who book flights directly o...

Lawsuit: Hotel Chains And Travel Sites Are Conspiring Against You

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.23.2012 | Money

If you use online travels sites like Orbitz or Priceline to shop around for the best hotel deals, you might be wasting your time. A number of thes...

Popular Travel Sites Reportedly Guide Mac Users To Pricier Hotels

Reuters | Posted 08.25.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Orbitz Worldwide Inc has found that people who use Apple Inc's Mac computers spend as much as 30 percent more per night on hotels, so the ...

Global Hotel Exchange (GHX) Fights For What's Right in Online Hotel Booking

Bill_Robinson | Posted 06.16.2012 | Travel
Bill_Robinson

Just like Rockefeller was doing to small gas stations, these gigantic, well-entrenched online creatures can put smaller, independent travel businesses right out of business if they don't want to pay 35% of their revenues to these avaricious OTAs.