US Airways & American Airlines are Merging

Mayor Michael A. Nutter released a statement regarding the settlement among the Department of Justice, state attorneys general, US Airways Group and American Airlines parent, AMR Corporation. Seven mayors—Philadelphia Mayor Nutter, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings,
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Traveling to the United States

A record 62 million international travelers visited the United States in 2011. From students and tourists to academics and professionals, travelers from all over the world flock to the United States each year to learn, work and catch a glimpse of the landmarks they have seen (more...)

Higher Toll Fees For PA & NJ

Toll collections will have rise on three area roads in 2012. According to CBS News, "the cost of commuting is going up by 50 % on the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. But spokesman Tom Feeney says drivers can take comfort from knowing none of the (more...)

Travel With Pleasure

Travel With Pleasure

1. Be ready for poor service, big crowds and unreasonable people.  It is what it is. Lamenting the social injustices committed will get you nowhere, and you'll become the barrier to progress that you so despise already. 2. Pay the  extra baggage fee: the overhead bins will be full. Even though (more...)

Enjoy Labor Day Weekend!

What are your plans for Labor Day weekend? Many Americans go far and near to achieve the best of it. If you want to go to the beach, consider the idea of organizing some beach picnic. And you should be able to make the right preparation. It is always a great (more...)

2010 Sales Of Philadelphia Hotel Rooms At All Time High

Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that, despite the economic recession, hotels in Philadelphia sold more rooms than ever before in 2010. In its end-of year report, Smith Travel Research, a firm that monitors and analyzes hotel trends, reported that approximately four million room nights were sold in Philadelphia in 2010, (more...)

A Gift Of Adventure, Discovery And Connection

As a nation we depend on the youth of each generation to carry the torch of Jewish continuity. That is why the Jewish community is willing to gift talented young people with a unique opportunity to experience the adventure and essence of connection by exploring their Jewish identity and developing (more...)

The Belle Returns to the Delaware River

The Belle is coming to the Delaware River Waterfront to offer guests a variety of sightseeing cruise options It is a four-deck, paddlewheel-style riverboat, modeled after the majestic boats that plied the Mississippi River during the 1800s. The spectacularly renovated riverboat is able to accommodate up to 1,000 guests. The top (more...)


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