This Week in Travel
WestJet is adding a $25 first-checked-bag fee
Effective September 15, 2014 all passengers traveling on Econo fares for domestic flights and flights between Canada and the United States, will be charged for the first checked bag.
Read more at Business Travel News
Five airport services you should be using
Secret security lines? Dry cleaning services? Free airport lounges? Yes its true, wonderful perks like this exist and are at an airport near you.
Read more at USA Today
Transatlantic bonus miles for Mileage Plus and Aeroplan members
United Airlines Mileage Plus and Air Canada Aeroplan members who fly between London and North America can earn up to 35,000 bonus miles.
Read more at Business Traveller
‘Frozen’ getting its own Disney World attraction
‘Frozen’ fever strikes yet again as Disney announced plans to open a themed guest experience based on the hit-movie.
Read more at Fox News
All Aboard! Miami to Orlando in 3 Hours on Planned Florida Train
A private high-speed Florida railway service linking Miami with Orlando is set to begin operation by the end of 2016, using German rolling stock made in the U.S. All Aboard Florida plans an hourly schedule on 195 miles of existing tracks that have not been used for passenger trains in almost 50 years.
Read more at NBC News