Author Archives: Lisa Schwarz
Question: Not sure if you ever heard of this, but we are considering a Daytona Beach 2015 vacation and also strongly considering renting a home there for two weeks. Are you aware of the possibility of having our things shipped … Hit the jump to read the rest
With a winter like we’re having, visions of white-sand beaches giving way to gently lapping turquoise waters are like money in the bank. And the Caribbean tourism industry is banking on it.
By the end of this year, 7,974 new … Hit the jump to read the rest
Question: Believe it or not, we are actually taking a family winter vacation in March (flying from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport) now that Zac has a spring break. However, it’s been 10 years since I’ve traveled by air. Where … Hit the jump to read the rest
Questions keep rolling in about getting to Florida from St. Cloud. Here are this week’s:
Question: Lisa, how was your trip to Orlando? My son and daughter-in-law live there, and it would be so great for me if … Hit the jump to read the rest
We’re starting out today with another reader question about St. Cloud’s new flights to Central Florida.
Question: Hello, I travel often to Fort Lauderdale and am wondering how easy it will be to get connecting flights to FLL from … Hit the jump to read the rest
A reader contacted me last week to find out why two Allegiant Air flights didn’t go as planned:
Major events and (to my memory) all foreign Olympic games spark travel advisories. … Hit the jump to read the rest
It’s time for another round of Stump the Travel Columnist. First up? A question from a local reader who wants a read on St. Cloud’s new destination option.
Question: I read your article (about taking Allegiant’s first St. Cloud-Sanford, Fla., … Hit the jump to read the rest
A winter storm bearing down on the northeastern United States had already caused more than 1,000 flight cancellations by Thursday morning.
Most major airlines are waiving fees to change tickets for travelers who can tinker with their itineraries. And even … Hit the jump to read the rest
A German leisure carrier has announced it will add nonstop flights between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and Frankfurt, Germany, starting June 26.
Condor Flugdienst (“just call me Condor”) will fly the route with Boeing 767-300s on Mondays and Thursdays through … Hit the jump to read the rest