A few good links: Delta shuts many gates, Chicago's Olympics, and more Travel stories that caught our eye this week. Budget Travel Monday, Apr 6, 2009, 3:52 PM (Courtesy Andrei Dimofte/Flickr) Budget Travel LLC, 2016

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A few good links: Delta shuts many gates, Chicago's Olympics, and more

Delta Closes Up Gates. The airline will save tens of millions of dollars. [Gadling]

Minibar: The Self-Serve Nightclub. A new Amsterdam hotspot does away with the bartender altogether. [psfk.com]

Woman Arrested for Disrupting JetBlue Flight. It's a case of "air rage." [USA Today]

Chicago Olympics Gets More Backing Cash. An additional $250 million is guaranteed for the 2016 games. [chicagoist]

Hotel Bathrooms that are Part of the View. Exposed bathrooms are popping up in hotel designs from London to China. [New York Times]

Sick Turtle Checks Self into Hospital. In this week's cute animal news, a Loggerhead swims right up to the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Fla. [Treehugger]

Twitter Advice for Budget Travelers. An easy tutorial on what the micro-blogging service is and how you can get tips from other travelers with it [eurocheapo]

Note:This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.


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