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Tourism in disaster-stricken areas can recover

Jun 1, 2010
Recovery in disaster areas like those affected by the BP spill depend on tourists' perceptions.
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Paying for car rental without credit card

May 31, 2010
Car travel this weekend is expected to increase almost 6% from last Memorial Day, according to the AAA. And many of those cars will be rentals. But what if you want to rent a car and you don't have a credit card? Gregory Warner reports.
Posted In: Auto, Travel

GPS data may pay off for city bus riders

May 27, 2010
There's lots of bad news for transit agencies around the country -- service cuts, fare hikes, budget deficits -- but a few cities have figured out a way to improve their customer service, and spend virtually nothing. Andrea Bernstein reports.
Posted In: Travel

Airport full-body scanners raise concerns

May 24, 2010
Full-body scanners may soon be coming to an airport near you. The Transportation Security Administration hopes to have nearly 1,000 full-body...
Posted In: Travel

Greek crisis may have impact in U.S.

May 21, 2010
Tess Vigeland talks to Jacob Kirkegaard about how Greece's financial crisis can have an impact on American workers and the U.S. economy.
Posted In: Investing, Travel

Time for a Roman holiday?

May 20, 2010
David Lytle of Frommers.com talks to Tess Vigeland on how best to take advantage of the falling value of the euro against the dollar and the unrest in Greece.
Posted In: Travel

Is cheap euro driving people to Europe?

May 17, 2010
Tom Meyers, editor-in-chief of Eurocheapo.com, talks with Steve Chiotakis about whether more people are flocking to Europe because of the weak euro.
Posted In: Travel

Why not woo the masses to mass transit?

May 12, 2010
As gas prices go up in the summer, you might think transit systems would take advantage of people wanting to flee their cars. But Los Angeles Times columnist David Lazarus says not enough is being done get more people to use public transportation.
Posted In: Travel

Why the rental car market is so exciting

May 6, 2010
Avis has joined Hertz in the race to buy Dollar Thrifty. The rental car industry is anticipating a better travel market this summer, and Thrifty would provide an in to the tourist sector. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Auto, Mergers and Acquisitions, Travel

Parking rates go up, cities make bucks

May 4, 2010
Nobody likes paying for parking, but with city budgets tightening more municipalities are eying the parking meter as a source of new funds. Andrea Bernstein reports.
Posted In: New York, Travel

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