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12/15/2017 06:48 AM
Anthony Bourdain's best bites

12/12/2017 05:48 PM
Welcome to Australia's new capital of cool
It was the unlikely setting of a dark basement rock bar named Alfred's Pizzeria that confirmed our suspicions about Perth.

12/12/2017 02:07 AM
Best cruise ships of the year

11/30/2017 02:14 PM
20 gifts travelers will actually want

12/11/2017 08:28 AM
A parrot safari in... Brooklyn?

12/15/2017 06:48 AM
CNN Travel takes a look at the making of tabasco sauce -- a fiery condiment produced on Avery Island in Louisiana.

12/15/2017 06:48 AM

12/15/2017 06:48 AM
Bridge project could 'dry up' Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls' American side might be shut down to fix a pair of 115-year-old bridges.

12/15/2017 06:48 AM
Wind, Water: Capturing the energy that moves Hong Kong
In a beautiful new photography book by Palani Mohan, feng shui acts as a vehicle to illustrate the more peaceful side of Hong Kong.

12/15/2017 06:48 AM
In a beautiful new photography book by Palani Mohan, feng shui acts as a vehicle to illustrate the more peaceful side of Hong Kong.








Latest Travel News from USA Today


GANNETT Syndication Service

12/15/2017 01:03 AM
Take a look at hotels' holiday lobbies
Hotels have dressed up for the holidays
     
 
 

12/15/2017 05:10 AM
Quiz: Name that airport
Calling all road warriors! Do these airports look familiar?
     
 
 

12/15/2017 05:45 AM
Disneyland's California Screamin' coaster closes Jan. 8
The popular ride in California Adventure will close as Paradise Pier is turned into Pixar Pier.
     
 
 

12/14/2017 07:10 AM
Take a look inside the Versace Mansion in Miami, now a hotel
You can stay at Gianni Versace's former mansion, and here's what it looks like.
     
 
 

12/14/2017 05:45 AM
13 holiday model train displays that delight this season
Get your miniature engineer's cap ready for a nostalgic trip back in time for the holidays.
     
 
 

12/14/2017 08:17 AM
Candy cane treats across the country
Pastry chefs, bakeries and bars sweeten the season with festive candy cane dishes, desserts and drinks.
     
 
 

12/14/2017 12:55 PM
Seven things not to do at hotel checkout
Checking out of a hotel seems like a simple enough process, but it can sometimes trip up even experienced travelers.
     
 
 

12/14/2017 06:06 AM
Top-notch duck hunting on Texas’ Gulf Coast
The strip of the south Texas coast near Port O’Connor is a waterfowl magnet.
     
 
 

11/08/2017 02:36 PM
When your vacation is too ‘real’ for Instagram
Can you turn a business trip obli-cation into a real life vacation?
     
 
 

12/13/2017 06:24 AM
Photo tour: Holiday treasures at European Christmas markets
Travel through Europe this time of year and you’re sure to come across traditional Christmas markets, in big cities and smaller towns and villages.
     
 
 

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06/19/2017 08:04 PM
Allegiant : 28 new routes, 3 new cities part of its biggest expansion ever
Allegiant bills news as “largest-ever announcement of new service in the company’s history.”
      
 
 

06/18/2017 08:52 PM
Weather delays: Monday turned out to be a terrible day to fly
Air travelers faced major headaches Monday afternoon as a long line thunderstorms blocked flight paths from New England to the Gulf Coast. 
      
 
 

06/20/2017 03:48 AM
Qatar Airways CEO warns of 'lasting wound' from 'blockade'
CEO: Fliers are returning and again using Qatar as aviation hub after initial hit to business.
      
 
 

06/18/2017 07:03 PM
Paris Air Show day 1: A bigger 737, huge Airbus order and the president
See all the stories that made news from the opening day of the Paris Air Show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 02:59 AM
Boeing unveils a bigger 737 in fight against Airbus
Boeing's plans for 'stretched' version of its 737 Max aircraft came at the Paris Air Show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 12:24 AM
Paris Air Show 2017: Airbus lands first big deal on Monday
Airbus has clinched a deal for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes in its first big move at the show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 12:36 AM
Paris Air Show: What to look for in 2017
Boeing-Airbus rivalry will again be huge, but there are other interesting story lines.
      
 
 

06/15/2017 06:37 PM
New era of budget travel? Norwegian begins Boeing 737 flights to Europe
Discount airline will be flying 12 Boeing 737 routes to Europe from small U.S. airports by fall.
      
 
 

06/16/2017 05:12 AM
Name that airport ... (Bangkok Suvarnabhumi)
UPDATE: The photo in this week's "name that airport" post is of Thailand's Suvarnabhumi Airport near Bangkok. 
      
 
 

06/16/2017 12:00 AM
Spirit Airlines adds new routes from Pittsburgh, Hartford
The budget carrier is growing at two of its newest cities with more flights to Florida.
      
 
 

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GANNETT Syndication Service

12/13/2017 06:28 AM
Eight of the most stylish hotels in Miami
You have seemingly limitless options when it comes to picking a place to stay.
      
 
 

12/14/2017 12:55 PM
Seven things not to do at hotel checkout
Checking out of a hotel seems like a simple enough process, but it can sometimes trip up even experienced travelers.
      
 
 

11/27/2017 08:47 AM
Caribbean honeymoons: Best resorts in Jamaica
With a little effort beforehand, couples can find a resort that’s perfect for their needs.
      
 
 

12/15/2017 12:09 AM
Photo tour: Hotels dress up for the holidays
      
 
 

12/14/2017 07:15 AM
December roundup: Notable hotel renovations
The hotel industry is thriving, with new properties popping up all over the USA. As a result, existing properties are renovating to keep up.
      
 
 

12/14/2017 07:10 AM
Take a look inside the Versace Mansion in Miami, now a hotel
You can stay at Gianni Versace's former mansion, and here's what it looks like.
      
 
 

12/14/2017 05:01 AM
A look into Gianni Versace's Miami Beach mansion--now a hotel
      
 
 

12/13/2017 05:00 PM
December roundup: A look at the hottest hotel renovations
      
 
 

12/12/2017 06:35 AM
Marriott plans to debut new luxury hotels next year
Marriott International is planning to open nearly 40 luxury hotels next year in an effort to target affluent travelers.
      
 
 

12/12/2017 03:00 AM
Vacation packages vs. a la carte: Comparing itineraries for savings
It takes some digging to see if the savings are real, but usually packages do cost less than booking airfare and hotel separately.
      
 
 

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GANNETT Syndication Service

12/12/2017 06:26 AM
A ski vacation rental for every budget
TripAdvisor has found a budget-friendly option and an over-the-top splurge option in eight ski destinations across the country.
      
 
 

12/13/2017 06:28 AM
Eight of the most stylish hotels in Miami
You have seemingly limitless options when it comes to picking a place to stay.
      
 
 

12/12/2017 03:23 PM
Honeymoon guide: Best resorts in Punta Cana, D.R.
Here’s a look at a handful of resorts that can really deliver on their promise of a romantic holiday, each in its own unique way.
      
 
 

12/11/2017 05:45 AM
Six Flags parks open for the holidays
In spite of the cold, you can still ride the coasters and enjoy the warm spirit at Holiday in the Park.
      
 
 

12/11/2017 07:01 AM
'Yule' feel the holiday spirit in Christmas, Fla.
There's a quiet joy to be found in the simplicity of this tiny Christmas. Christmas, Fla., that is.
      
 
 

12/11/2017 10:05 AM
Best and worst U.S. cities for driving: Annual Waze rankings
Everyone likes to kvetch about traffic and driving conditions, but drivers in some cities have far fewer complaints.
      
 
 

12/14/2017 04:23 PM
Ski like it's 1967 with $6.50 lift tickets at Snowmass
Just weeks after United Airlines turned back the clock for its final 747 flight, Snowmass Mountain will do the same for skiers.
      
 
 

12/14/2017 03:57 PM
Colorado's Snowmass Mountain celebrates 50 years of skiing
      
 
 

12/14/2017 06:02 AM
Duck hunting on Texas’ Gulf Coast
      
 
 

12/14/2017 05:43 AM
How Cincinnati fell in love with one of America's weirdest dishes
The dish is, in short, the ultimate anti-foodie food.
      
 
 

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times


NYT > Travel

12/15/2017 03:00 AM
Frugal Traveler: Cairo, Vibrant and Budget-Friendly, Is Ready Again for the World Stage
The Egyptian capital is as engaging as ever — and is a particularly great destination for bargain seekers.
12/15/2017 03:00 AM
The Getaway: New Tools and Tours for Solo Travelers
As more people explore the world on their own, travel companies are beginning to find more meaningful ways to serve them.
12/15/2017 04:18 AM
Chasing the deal: Four Luxurious London Getaways for Less
Value-seeking travelers interested in a London vacation for this fall and winter have their pick of affordable trips.
12/14/2017 01:52 PM
Travel Tips: Six Ways to Drink Like a Local on Vacation
These tips will have you mingling with locals and drinking local specialties the next time you travel.
12/13/2017 10:00 PM
Heads Up: In Japan, Haiku on the Rocks
Welcome to the world of the haiku bar trail. Matsuyama, Japan, is celebrating its 19th-century haiku poet, Masaoka Shiki, who coined the term haiku, with related events.
12/13/2017 11:10 AM
5 Offbeat Communities: Micronationalists, Mildly Offensive Fiber Artists and More
What do our readers care about? Some like to construct characters and recreate imaginary worlds, while others like to crochet mildly offensive sayings onto a quilt.
12/13/2017 03:00 AM
I Wanted to Backcountry Ski in Vermont. So I Helped Clear the Trails.
Brandon Gap, managed by the Forest Service, is a beautiful place to glide. But maintaining it requires some hard work — and that’s a good thing.
12/12/2017 03:00 AM
At Chapelco in Argentina, Skiing, Steaks, Sun (and Few Crowds)
This modern resort in Patagonia is relatively undiscovered, but the slopes can be stunning. And it’s close to a charming town with great empanadas.
12/13/2017 05:57 AM
How to Be a Better Traveler: Tips From 2017
This year, the Travel section covered a variety of topics to help you save time, money and your sanity while on the road.
12/13/2017 03:00 AM
Q&A: In Pittsburgh, the Airport Is a Destination
It’s open to non-passengers for shopping, dining and meeting people at the gate. Here’s how — and why — it works.
12/13/2017 03:00 AM
Christmas Around the World: 10 International Destinations to Visit
Cities all over the world celebrate Christmas in unique and memorable ways. Here are a few to consider for your last-minute Christmas trip.
12/13/2017 07:46 AM
Travel Tips: How to Have a High-End Ski Vacation Without All the High Prices
Stay outside of town, consider a hostel, buy a pass and eat where the locals do.
12/15/2017 03:37 AM
Ryanair Agrees to Recognize Pilot Unions in Bid to Avert Strike
Europe’s biggest budget airline reversed a longstanding policy in hope of avoiding disruptions during the busy holiday travel period.
12/13/2017 02:39 PM
New York City, Illuminated for the Holidays
’Tis the season of “’tis the season,” from Saks Fifth Avenue to the Oculus transportation hub.
12/14/2017 07:54 AM
Naples Journal: It’s Official: Naples Pizza Is One of Civilization’s Glories
Unesco put the century-old art of Neapolitan pizza making on its annual list of “the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.”

Top Of New York Times Section

 

NYT > Escapes

03/05/2010 01:42 PM
Paddleboarding in Hawaii: Who Cares About Surf
Paddleboarding while upright means venturing far and wide without having to hunt for waves.
03/05/2010 12:27 AM
The Falcon: A Jazz Haven in a Hudson Valley Hamlet
Away from Manhattan’s urban frenzy, one man’s hospitality has created an intimate stage for top-tier musicians.
03/05/2010 12:28 AM
Breaking Ground: Sound-View Homes in North Carolina’s Waterfront
A waterfront second-home community in Merry Hill, N.C.
02/27/2010 06:01 PM
From Frozen Vines In Ontario, a Sweet Specialty: Ice Wine
The Niagara Peninsula in Ontario is ground zero for ice wine, whose grapes are ready for harvesting in the middle of winter.

Top Of New York Times Section

 








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Well jaded traveler -- 2014-00-22 12:18
When arriving in a new city, from my hotel room (which I always chose in the middle of the hotel area of the city), I walk to a nearby 5 star hotel. They always have a line of taxi cabs waiting in their drive way. They only allow good taxi drivers to pick up their guests. I don't know what the proce...
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Every person who has spent some time teaching and travelling around the world has a taxi story to share. Over the past 30 years or so that I’ve been teaching and travelling (with breaks in between), I can safely say that I’ve heard a taxi story from every continent. I’ve heard some shockers in...
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As summer rolls on through, and we all sit in the office pining for a foreign getaway, regrets may begin to creep in that we didn’t think ahead and book something months ago. Thankfully there are plenty of holiday operators offering last minute holiday deals so you don’t have to miss out on a su...
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