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Latest Travel News from CNN


CNN.com - Travel

07/02/2015 03:02 AM
Pizza farms sizzle in the U.S.

07/02/2015 03:09 AM
Last chance to see: 25 magnificent structures on the verge of extinction

07/02/2015 03:03 AM
11 people changing the way we travel

07/01/2015 03:47 AM
Best U.S. seaside escapes
In these quiet beach towns you'll find few tourists, casual seafood restaurants and photo ops that'll lure lots of likes on your Instagram feed.

07/01/2015 03:49 AM
What are the world's coolest new buildings?

06/26/2015 05:11 AM
21 astonishing images of Earth from above
French photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand takes breathtaking images of Earth from the sky.

07/01/2015 03:48 AM
Airline fees we love to hate
Now that JetBlue has started charging for your first checked bag, Southwest Airlines will be the only major U.S. airline not charging the fees.

07/01/2015 03:47 AM
Remote-control small passenger planes 5 years away, company says

06/30/2015 03:07 AM
Europe's best summer food festivals

06/29/2015 03:06 AM
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Latest Travel News from USA Today


USATODAY - Travel Top Stories

03/11/2014 05:21 AM
25 beautiful piers, promenades and boardwalks

07/02/2015 11:51 AM
Fourth of July: Firework displays in America's cities
Looking for the biggest bang for your buck (or lack thereof)? These fireworks will deliver.
     
 
 

07/02/2015 05:17 AM
America's best hot dogs and burgers for Independence Day
Don't feel like cooking this holiday? Head to these places for some outstanding fast food.
     
 
 

07/02/2015 04:02 AM
The best one-tank road trips for summer
Whether you want a romantic escape or a kid-friendly day trip, we've got you covered.
     
 
 

07/01/2015 04:00 AM
In your dreams: Ultra-luxurious Caribbean honeymoons
Looking for a honeymoon that goes way beyond the ordinary? The Caribbean has the answer.
     
 
 

07/02/2015 01:20 PM
Why are millennials least likely to join rewards programs?
The Harris Poll gives plenty of insight into the habits of travel rewards program members.
     
 
 

07/01/2015 07:56 PM
JetBlue opens outdoor rooftop lounge, with dog walk, at NYC's JFK Airport
The 4,046 square-foot lounge is open to all post-security fliers.
     
 
 

06/30/2015 10:24 AM
Celebrate America's birthday: The 50 most visited national parks
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a look at part of what makes America so beautiful.
     
 
 

06/30/2015 06:39 PM
Where to experience the '90s in Las Vegas
Party like it's 1999 at these old school attractions and shows.
     
 
 

06/29/2015 06:08 AM
Barbecue smackdown: Which region reigns supreme?
Which of America's famous barbecue destinations is the country's ultimate favorite?
     
 
 

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USATODAY - Today In the Sky

06/30/2015 09:37 PM
Airline 'capacity discipline' in spotlight after Justice probe
Focusing on profitable flights has brought profits to airlines, but have they gone too far?
      
 
 

07/02/2015 02:15 AM
Southwest unveils a slew of new routes for its winter schedule
Southwest Airlines is adding more than a dozen nonstop connections to its U.S. route map.
      
 
 

07/01/2015 03:02 AM
JetBlue opens outdoor rooftop lounge, with dog walk, at NYC's JFK Airport
The 4,046 square-foot lounge is open to all post-security fliers.
      
 
 

06/30/2015 02:09 AM
What you need to know about JetBlue's new bag fees
Move to charge for bags comes amid a broader revamp that includes three main fare types.
      
 
 

06/29/2015 04:44 AM
Frontier Airlines' pullout leaves Delaware with no flights
Frontier spokesman says Wilmington 'wasn't a profitable operation.'
      
 
 

06/29/2015 01:41 AM
Passenger exiting plane is struck by lightning in South Carolina
The woman had exited American Flight 5137 via stairs and was walking on the tarmac.
      
 
 

06/25/2015 08:30 PM
Tulsa tower still closed while air-quality is analyzed
Fumes from cleaning solvent drove out controllers Wednesday, but flights continue
      
 
 

06/25/2015 06:58 PM
Airlines, travel groups praise gay marriage ruling
American, United filed arguments at Supreme Court supporting gay marriage.
      
 
 

06/26/2015 05:10 AM
Name that airport ... (Montgomery, Ala.)
Here is this week's "name that airport" photo.
      
 
 

06/26/2015 01:44 AM
Old camera bag causes bomb scare on New York-bound plane
Discovery prompted bomb-sniffing dogs and army bomb experts to comb the aircraft.
      
 
 

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USATODAY - Hotels Top Stories

07/01/2015 04:50 AM
Eight prime locations for a destination wedding on a budget
From Belize to Vermont, consider these romantic locales for the wedding of your dreams.
      
 
 

06/25/2015 07:33 AM
Tour the palatial Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino
Peek inside the iconic hotel with Parisian decor, dining and replicas of landmarks.
      
 
 

06/26/2015 11:00 AM
11 coolest airport hotels around the world
A new breed of properties is changing the art of the layover.
      
 
 

06/26/2015 07:47 AM
10Best: Luxury hotels in Santa Barbara
Spoil yourself at some of the most posh luxury hotels that Santa Barbara has to offer.
      
 
 

06/24/2015 08:34 AM
10Best: Summer's best spa treatments
Explore the best summertime spa treatments for the mind and body.
      
 
 

06/17/2015 04:45 AM
Seven signature dishes at hotel restaurants
From eggs Benedict to Boston cream pie, these iconic dishes were invented in hotel kitchens.
      
 
 

06/12/2015 10:46 AM
Historic Detroit hotel will be razed to make way for hockey arena
The Historic District Commission voted 3-1 to allow the Park Avenue Hotel to be torn down.
      
 
 

06/10/2015 12:49 PM
Marriott introduces Netflix app on its room TV sets
Marriott has begun allowing customers to stream Netflix movies in its TVs
      
 
 

06/10/2015 05:16 AM
What $100 a night will get you in 10 cities around the world
The cost of a budget motel and a luxury resort may not be as different as you think.
      
 
 

06/05/2015 06:10 AM
Memphis Pyramid brings Bass Pro Shops, new lodging to booming city
Arguably the world's most unique hotel opening of 2015, the attraction is drawing big crowds.
      
 
 

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USATODAY - Destinations Top Stories

06/30/2015 10:06 AM
Fourth fireworks: America's birthday at the beach
Fireworks light up the water in celebration of America's independence this Fourth of July.
      
 
 

07/01/2015 04:50 AM
Eight prime locations for a destination wedding on a budget
From Belize to Vermont, consider these romantic locales for the wedding of your dreams.
      
 
 

06/30/2015 06:39 PM
Where to experience the '90s in Las Vegas
Party like it's 1999 at these old school attractions and shows.
      
 
 

06/29/2015 04:00 AM
Get a taste of nostalgia at these classic American diners
There's just something about a good diner that feeds the stomach and the soul.
      
 
 

06/29/2015 04:00 AM
Crazy colorful: Superb scenic spots in the Caribbean
Caribbean beaches are beautiful but it's the crazy colorful buildings that caught our eye.
      
 
 

07/01/2015 02:57 AM
Greece tourism unaffected by financial crisis
Limits on bank withdrawals do not apply to travelers, Greek officials say.
      
 
 

06/15/2015 07:12 AM
Seattle weekend guide
Coffee, rain and the Space Needle -- Seattle has all of these things, but so much more.
      
 
 

04/30/2015 01:01 PM
Denver travel guide
A modern town with an Old West flair, Denver boasts a sunny climate and an even sunnier character.
      
 
 

06/15/2015 08:26 AM
Guide to San Juan, Puerto Rico
Whether you are a history buff, a beach bum, a foodie or an adventurer, San Juan appeals to a broad range of travelers.
      
 
 

06/18/2015 06:16 AM
Plan your trip with USA TODAY Travel's in-depth city guides
Get the inside scoop on the best places to eat, stay, party and more in cities around the U.S.
      
 
 

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times


NYT > Travel

07/02/2015 06:19 PM
Air Passengers Applaud a Justice Dept. Collusion Case
Peeved passengers are cheering on government investigators looking into possible collusion among the major domestic airlines.










07/02/2015 08:58 AM
Should Swimmers Worry About Sharks?
A rash of shark bites in North Carolina has raised concerns. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe.










07/02/2015 08:37 AM
Frugal Traveler: A $50 Day in Knoxville, Tennessee
A full day spent in this inviting city in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains turns up two free concerts, a quirky museum, two great meals and a new friend.










07/02/2015 04:00 AM
Bites: Restaurant Report: Edwins Leadership & Restaurant Institute in Cleveland
A restaurant staffed by former prisoners being trained in the restaurant business does not take it easy with the menu, or the prices.










07/02/2015 02:45 AM
Pursuits: A Disney World Vacation in One Day
Here are tips on experiencing the thrills at the parks while still having time later for refreshments at Downtown Disney.










07/02/2015 02:45 AM
In Transit: Thursday’s Travel News and Tips
What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a Nashville food tour and a boat service from Uber in Istanbul.










07/02/2015 02:45 AM
Check In: Hotel Review: The Godolphin Arms in Cornwall, England
The St. Aubyn family, which has lived in the area for more than 600 years, recently gave the inn a multimillion-dollar overhaul.










07/02/2015 12:21 AM
Op-Ed Contributor: Are Hotels Dangerous?
What a recent Supreme Court ruling revealed about the world of hot towels and clean sheets.










07/01/2015 05:22 PM
White House Ends 40-Year-Old Ban on the Use of Cameras, to Delight of Tourists
Cellphone cameras and compact still-photo cameras with lenses no longer than three inches will be allowed during tours on Wednesday and thereafter.










07/01/2015 11:29 AM
Zozi Raises $30 Million in Financing
With the new capital, the start-up will continue its quest to become, in its words, the OpenTable of the travel industry.










07/01/2015 10:30 AM
Weekend Guide: 36 Hours in Chengdu, China
Despite being a center of high-tech industry, the old way of life persists in the city, with graceful teahouses, serene parks and a lively Tibetan quarter.










07/01/2015 07:21 AM
Q&A: Dale DeGroff on the Origin of Cocktails, Katrina and the Rainbow Room
DeGroff on the best cocktails when traveling, and New Orleans and New York drinking cultures.










07/01/2015 02:45 AM
The Getaway: Safety Tips for Using Hotel Gym Equipment
Experts advise on how travelers can avoid health risks when working out away from home.










07/01/2015 02:45 AM
In Transit: Wednesday’s Travel News and Tips
What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a Bach festival in California and an art weekend in London.










06/30/2015 02:18 PM
In Transit: Tourism in Greece Remains Steady During Debt Crisis
Credit and debit cards issued by foreign banks are being accepted throughout the country without any additional regulations.










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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.

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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...
Peter Goudge -- 2014-00-22 12:09
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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Wildlife photography is indeed very rewarding, yet challenging when compared with all the other kinds of photography. Getting all the animals together to click the perfect picture can at times be very irritating. You cannot control or order them the way you want and therefore, need to have lots of p...
Jon Cheney -- 2013-06-19 17:49
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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There is always a part of me that dislikes the environmental impacts of traveling. The use of fossil fuels for transportation, buying food in non-environmentally friendly packaging, the list goes on. Luckily, I've found a couple of ways to make traveling a little easier on the environment. Use these...
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In the current economic climate a holiday can take its toll on your purse strings and leave you longing for your next pay day with fervent vigour. But it really doesn’t have to be this way. There are plenty of bargains to be had if you know where to look for them and how to tweak them to your circ...








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