US Airlines Call For The End Of Mask Mandates For Travel
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30th Sep | 2 min read

On Wednesday, the CEOs of American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and several other airlines urged President Biden to repeal all federal mask mandates for public transportation, stating that they are "no longer aligned with the realities of the current epidemiological environment."


This comes on the heels of some major international airlines also easing their COVID-19 requirements. Last week, Virgin Atlantic and British Airways announced their plans to drop mask mandates after news that Jet2 would be doing the same for their UK routes. 

As more countries relax their COVID-19 testing requirements for entry, we may soon see the end of over two years of border and airline restrictions.


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11 Ways To Curb High Gas Prices On Your Next Road Trip


As gas prices continue to rise, many travelers are feeling the pinch as their travel costs, particularly gas, rise. CNN recently published a great list of tips to help you keep your road trip dreams alive this Spring. Here are their 11 easy ways to mitigate the impact of high gas prices on your road trip:

1. Use apps to find less expensive gas

2. Take advantage of card discounts

3. Bypass stations just off major highways

4. Get stingy at expensive gas stations

5. Keep up with your vehicle maintenance

6. Develop good driving habits

7. Drive more slowly and steadily

8. Consider a 'nearcation'

9. Target states with cheaper gas

10. Ditch the car in a big city

11. Share the ride

The first ten tips are largely within your control, and of course, we're here to help you with the eleventh.

Simply click here if you're looking for travel companions to share costs and experiences with while on the road.

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