Travel

Now is the best time to begin booking your winter holiday flights.

Gas prices in Charlotte have decreased for the third week straight, according to officials.

When traveling, finding a good hotel can be a challenge.  MadameNoire, an international online magazine, recently listed five black owned hotels you might consider. The Ivy Hotel in Baltimore, MD was founded in 2014 by a husband and wife team, Eddie & Sylvia Brown, who met at Howard University.  Known for it’s unique décor and […]

The high gas price or the shortage may not be stopping some from still traveling during the Memorial Day holiday. According to AAA, 1.1 million North Carolinians are expected to travel during the holiday weekend. That’s about a 61% increase from last year, when fewer than residents traveled, due to the pandemic. Gas prices are […]

Mecklenburg County Public Health officials advise residents do not travel during spring break due to the potential of catching and spreading COVID-19. On Friday, MCPH issued an advisory against travel over the spring break holiday. The reason behind the advisory, officials say involves increased exposure for contracting COVID-19. The county provided a list that outlines […]

The NAACP has issued its first-ever travel advisory for a state.  The organization is warning that discriminatory and racist practices in Missouri make it dangerous for people of color to visit. The civil rights group also highlights recent legislation, The “Jim Crow Law”, that has made discrimination suits harder to win, particularly with regard to […]

In this Ericaism, Erica Campbell talks about her ongoing struggle to consistently exercise and take care of her body. She talks about how sometimes, she feels tempted to skip a work out, especially when she has traveled or has to do the radio show at odd hours. But, she says, the other night she was […]

A woman named Bernice made a Get Up Call one morning to mobilize the prayer warriors for her. She made a big decision to relocate to an entirely new region of the country, and things haven’t quite turned out the way she had hoped. Now, she’s making a risky trip back to where she came, […]

GooGoo joined Erica Campbell and GRIFF live with a fresh set of Fashion Tips for the ladies out there! She talks about the best ways to pack light and fashionably for travel by packing neutrals and statement items. Plus, she explains how she went from singing with Mary Mary to working in fashion full time. […]

Some flights have been released after Delta Air Lines grounded all flights worldwide this morning due to a “system outage.” By about 9 a.m. EST, Delta had lifted a few flights and some departures have resumed. The carrier released a statement saying the issue began with a power outage in Atlanta around 2:30 a.m. Flights already in the air […]

Since the thawing of longstanding oppositional relations between the United States and Cuba in the past year, the island nation has seen a serious uptick…

Gearing up to travel by air this holiday season? You may have to sacrifice your carry-on space for all those gifts, and you may have…