An Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information & Inspiration

Post Tagged with: "shutdown"

Image credit: Wikimedia user z22
Travel News

Government Shutdown by the Numbers

It’s estimated that the U.S. tourism industry is losing more than $150 million a day. Here are just a few shocking statistics of the government shutdown.

TSA Blames Shutdown for 9-Year-Old Evading Security
Airlines & Airports

TSA Blames Shutdown for 9-Year-Old Evading Security

Is the government shutdown to blame for a 9-year-old boy, who was able to board Delta 1651 flight alone and without a ticket.

State Parks You Can Still Visit During the Government Shutdown
National Parks

State Parks You Can Still Visit During the Government Shutdown

The partial government shutdown has closed all of our national parks. It’s estimated that the parks are currently losing out on 715,000 visitors and $450,000 a day in  revenue. But… Read More…

How the Government Shutdown Has Impacted Travel in Just One Week
Travel News

How the Government Shutdown Has Impacted Travel in Just One Week

By now you know that the partial government shutdown has not derailed U.S. travel: The airports are open; the TSA is screening passengers; all air traffic controllers are at their… Read More…

Foreign Governments Warn Against US Travel Due to Government Shutdown
Travel News

Foreign Governments Warn Against US Travel Due to Government Shutdown

The partial government shutdown hasn’t derailed U.S. travel…yet. But foreign countries are now issuing travel alerts to the U.S. because of the government shutdown.  In the short-term, we’re seeing logistical… Read More…

How the Government Shutdown is Damaging Travel Safety
CBS News

How the Government Shutdown is Damaging Travel Safety

Peter Greenberg joins the team at CBS This Morning to examine the definition of terms of what is deemed essential and non essential for our travel safety during the government shutdown.