Travel Troubleshooter

May 17, 2014 12:00 AM

Bumped by Alitalita, so where’s my check?

Q: We were returning from Rome to Vancouver via Toronto last year when we were bumped from our flight on Alitalia. Alitalia rerouted us through London, where we ran into a great deal of difficulty, including a missed flight. Eventually, we caught a flight to Vancouver the next day.

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Christopher Elliott writes the Travel Troubleshooter column for the Miami Herald; he also writes about the travel industry for and for National Geographic Traveler. If you don't find the information you need here in his past columns, you can reach Elliott via his website at

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