Why Is Getting a Refund From an Online Travel Agency So Hard?

Why Is Getting a Refund From an Online Travel Agency So Hard?

O.T.A.s say they couldn’t follow suit But an O.T.A. doesn’t have your money. When you book with a third-party site, they take your payment and parcel it out to the various suppliers of your vacation services. Online travel agencies are dependent on the decisions of their hotel and airline suppliers, so they can’t preemptively issue […]

State Department warns Americans not to travel

State Department warns Americans not to travel

The U.S. State Department raised the global travel advisory Thursday to Level 4: Do Not Travel, citing the coronavirus pandemic.Americans should consider returning to the U.S. immediately through whatever commercial means are available, the advisory warned. The...
What You Need to Know About Trump’s European Travel Ban

What You Need to Know About Trump’s European Travel Ban

LONDON — President Trump’s announcement of sweeping restrictions on travel from much of Europe to the United States dropped like a hammer on Wednesday.He said they were an attempt to stem the spread of the coronavirus. But the announcement left Americans and Europeans...