This week on CNN, Pauline Frommer spills the beans about new developments with the airlines and with travel insurance. Among other subjects, she covers:

  • Which airlines have the best and worst on-time records.
  • The airports you'll want to patronize and which are best to avoid.
  • When you need travel insurance and when you can skip it.
  • What to do if your travel insurance company refuses to pay up.

Many of her answers were based on questions sent in by viewers. If you've got a burning travel question and want to get in on the conversation, send an email to

Find out more about the Pauline Frommer Travel Guide series, read articles by Pauline, and listen to Podcasts at Pauline's page on