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Travel Alert July 2018: Tornado Near New York City; Rough Weather in Northeastern United States

If you are traveling to, from or through — or live within — the northeastern United States right now at the time when this article was written, know that rough weather has already caused ground stops and canceled or delayed at least 1,500 flights.

Rain has been the big story in many areas of the northeastern United States, as local areas have been dumped with several inches of rain within only an hour. Some stations in the subway systems of…

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Travel Alert July 2018: Port-au-Prince in Haiti

If you are traveling to, from or through Port-au-Prince in Haiti over the next few days, be aware that widespread civil unrest, violent demonstrations and crime which is currently rampantly occurring there may disrupt your travel plans.

According to this official travel advisory from the Department of State of the United States…

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Travel Alert July 2018: Colorado Wildfires

If Aspen and other areas of western Colorado are in your travel plans over the next few weeks, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the latest information pertaining to the weather — as wildfires continue to rage out of control.

The Lake Christine fire — which was caused by…

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Travel Alert June 2018: National Strike in Argentina

A national call for labor strikes for Monday, June 25, 2018 has been issued by the Confederación General del Trabajo — or the General Confederation of Labor as translated in English, which is a major labor-union federation in Argentina — which will adversely affect air travel, public transportation, taxis, banking, education and other sectors for the day.

This means that all flights scheduled for Monday, June 25, 2018…

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Women Can Drive in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia was the only country left in the world where women were not allowed to drive — but starting tomorrow, Sunday, June 24, 2018, that all changes in a country which has been attempting to reinvent itself and improve its image to become more friendly to tourism and improve its economy.

This change does not only apply to…

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