holiday travel

Deicing planes at Detroit Metro Airport. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Matt’s Favorites: Holiday break, holiday apps and more

So what’s the latest from the wondrous worlds of science and technology as we approach my favorite holiday, Thanksgiving? (Mostly because it involves family and good food but no worries whether Aunt Nell will like her present.) Well, grab a drumstick and settle in, it’s been quite a weekend…

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2013

(Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Tips For Traveling Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The following are five tips for traveling during Thanksgiving weekend that will make your life easier.



BBB Tips For Avoiding The Holiday Travel Headache

The holidays are a time of cheer, but they can also be a time for battling traffic and bad weather on the road. The Better Business Bureau has some answers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2012

The Amtrak Station in Dearborn. (Credit: WWJ Pat Sweeting)

Thanksgiving Travelers Getting An Early Start

The road to celebrate Thanksgiving is already busy, with holiday travelers hopping the train out of town to their destinations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2012

United Airlines plane. (Getty Images/Nick Laham)

Forecast: Even Busier Holiday Travel Season

David Fishman with Cadillac Travel says many airlines have consolidated and merged, meaning there are fewer seats and flights available.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012

Gas Prices Spike Before Labor Day Holiday

The auto club says about 1.2 million state residents have Labor Day travel plans – with most expected to travel on the road

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2012

Detroit Metro Airport . (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Busy Holiday Travel Running Fairly Smooth At Metro Airport

Metro Airport seeing high traffic as people head home on the busiest travel day of the year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2011

PR Newswire photo

10 Tips For Happy Holiday Travel With Children

While it’s a joyous time of year, the hustle and bustle can create anxiety for children. Make your family visits and adventures enjoyable for one for all — with just a little preparation.


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Travelers Head Out For The Holidays

The holiday rush is on at Metro Airport! Many travelers starting to head out Thursday to various destinations to visit with family and friends, and even enjoy a little fun in the sun. WWJ’s Ron […]


Airline Security

Know Before You Go: Ten Airport Security Tips

If your holiday includes a trip to the airport, you will definitely need these ten airport security tips to save you time:

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2010