Different, Interesting Travel Destinations for Student Groups

Caitlin Busscher

Caitlin Busscher

Posted on April 2, 2019

The world isn’t as scary as you think. I promise. So that means it’s time to consider new destinations for student groups.

As a traveler, people ask if I feel “safe” traveling to certain countries they would feel “nervous” to visit. I think the nervousness probably comes less from fear of danger and more from the fear of the unknown.

JetBlue Raises Bag Fees to $30

Kenny Totten

Kenny Totten

Posted on August 29, 2018

The airline industry operates on extremely low margins. Because so little of the ticket goes to the actual airline, they are extremely sensitive to operational price increases and with fuel costs likely to rise. The public may begin to see increases in fare costs and ancillary services.

This week, JetBlue shook up the industry by charging $30 for the first checked bag. This marks the first carrier that isn’t a low-cost airline to deviate from the industry standard of $25 for the first checked bag.