“"I've got a list of corporations that have gotten out of their airplanes [because of criticism from politicians]. It is the stupidest thing I've ever seen. When you look at the time and cost savings; it does not make sense not to fly [privately]. You can't let public perception interfere with your business decision to fly. It either is a good business decision or it isn't."”
Man's Best Friend Deserves Fido's Best Resorts
The accommodations are accommodating, but will they accommodate man's best friend? Fido Friendly Magazine (
www.fidofriendly.com) recently showcased what its readers consider the 10 most dog-friendly luxury resorts in the U.S. About 29 million dogs travel with their owners each year, according to the Travel Industry Association of America, and some resorts appear to be keeping that in mind. The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia, for example, has fresh gourmet doggie biscuits at the concierge desk and a doorman who will take Fido for a walk.