Mark is an attorney, professor, coach, runner, world traveler & coffee drinker, as well as the founder and chief blogger for travelblawg, inc. The goal of travelblawg is to provide visitors like you with a place to land to find guides, tips, news, and information related to travel + law, two of his biggest passions. Enjoy!

Southwest Airlines Moves Into Top Spot For Travelers’ Choice Awards

Following TripAdvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice awards in 2017 in which Delta Air Lines took top billing for the North America region, Southwest Airlines comes out on top for 2018. Winners were based on airline reviews submitted on TripAdvisor Flights or via one of TripAdvisor’s review collection partners from February 2017 to February 2018. Award-winning Airlines in North America: Southwest Airlines, United States – Best (Best Economy Class Winner too) Alaska Airlines, United States – Winner Delta Air Lines, United States – Winner Hawaiian Airlines, United States – Winner JetBlue, United States – Winner (Best Business Class Winner) WestJet, Canada – Winner Who’s remarkably absent from the list? United Airlines and American Airlines missed the cut....

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Border Wall Prototypes Expected Soon

After a statement released by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Friday, we can expect to see the discussion of the border wall erected again as prototype walls will soon be developed. The project, directed by President Trump’s Executive Order 13767, aka “Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements,” was delayed while the Government Accountability Office (GAO) reviewed protests from the request for proposals (RFPs) in early 2017 to construct wall prototypes in San Diego. Two RFPs are on the table: One for a reinforced concrete wall design and one for alternatives to a concrete wall. After review of...

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