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Latest Travel News from CNN - RSS Channel - Travel

06/06/2016 01:37 PM
The roots of 'America's best idea'
Often called "America's best idea," the creation of the world's first national park at Yellowstone wasn't intended to be a radical new idea by a young nation.

06/06/2016 01:07 PM
10 stunning national park lodges

06/28/2016 01:50 AM
The world's top destination is ...

06/30/2016 01:18 AM
World's hottest destinations for vegans

06/27/2016 12:23 PM
9 of America's best beer gardens

06/26/2016 07:39 PM
SkySlide opens on tallest tower west of Chicago

06/28/2016 04:29 AM
#CNNFood challenge: Michelin-starred chef Bang
We asked the head chef of Olso's Maaemo restaurant to tell us his five favorite Instagram moments and why

06/23/2016 01:20 PM
Why you should kayak in the Bahamas

06/29/2016 05:46 AM
How I got a pilot license in 12 days
As an eight-year-old boy who dreamed of flying, the best I could do was obsessively play "Pilotwings" on my Super Nintendo.

06/28/2016 09:11 AM
Why Kellogg's is opening a cereal restaurant in NYC
Kellogg's is opening an all-cereal café in Times Square. CNNMoney's Cristina Alesci samples its sugary creations.

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USATODAY - Travel Top Stories

06/29/2016 07:34 PM
America's best grilling restaurants for Independence Day and beyond
Great American Bites looks back at the most notable restaurants that grill for the Fourth.

06/30/2016 04:57 AM
The perfect yoga routine to do before your flight
Doing yoga before your flight is a great way to prepare your body for the hours ahead.

06/30/2016 04:52 AM
Fourth of July: Small town celebrations that bring the bang
The firework displays might be smaller, but these towns still go all out for July Fourth.

06/29/2016 07:32 PM
What to sip this summer, from cold brew to cocktails
Our summer beverage guide covers all the trends: Rosés, summer ales, canned wine and more.

06/30/2016 06:13 AM
Peek inside the world's next class of giant cruise ships
MSC Cruises' soon-to-debut MSC Meraviglia will carry more than 5,000 passengers.

06/30/2016 01:49 PM
Join a giant outdoor dance party in NYC
Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing features a wide array of music and draws attendees of all ages.

06/29/2016 06:47 AM
Photo tour: Inside the cruise ship starting year-round Cuba sailings
The 960-passenger Celestyal Crystal will move to the island nation full time in 2017

06/29/2016 12:06 PM
Border crossing checklist: Tips for road trips to Canada and Mexico
Carelessness makes long lines longer.

06/29/2016 04:25 AM
Tour Las Vegas' suburban Green Valley Ranch Resort
Find luxury suites, a movie theater and a massive pool complex in Henderson, Nev.

06/29/2016 04:35 AM
Al fresco dining in America's food cities
These restaurants' patios and rooftops are travel-worthy in food capitals and beyond.

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USATODAY - Today In the Sky

06/30/2016 04:19 AM
Now flying: China's first modern passenger jet enters service
Regional jet part of China’s effort to become major player in the commercial aircraft market.

06/29/2016 11:16 PM
Ohio's Columbus airport renamed for astronaut John Glenn
Glenn says he hopes the airport's new name inspires kids to their own round of innovation.

06/29/2016 03:16 AM
Alaska Air's West Coast growth continues with new California city
City along state's central coast will become Alaska Air's 16th destination in California.

06/29/2016 12:45 AM
WOW: Discount airline brings its $99 Europe fares to New York
Iceland on sale for less than $100 one way; Other European connections priced at $149.

06/28/2016 04:38 AM
London for $639? Yes, British Airways is having a 'Brexit' fare sale
"Your dollar has never gone further," BA says in fare sale targeted to Americans.

06/27/2016 08:02 PM
Allegiant Air breaks into Newark as it adds 3 cities to route map
Denver and Ogdensburg, N.Y., also get Allegiant service in 12-route expansion.

06/27/2016 01:35 AM
Cause of dramatic Singapore Air 777 fire could take months to figure out
It could take weeks – even months – until safety officials pinpoint what caused the fire.

06/23/2016 07:50 PM
Southwest delays delivery of 67 Boeing 737s
Southwest also offered a guarded outlook on a closely watched revenue figure.

06/24/2016 04:34 AM
Name that airport ... (Cusco, Peru)
The photo in this week's "name that airport" is of the Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport serving Cusco, Peru.

06/24/2016 12:56 AM
Delta flier gets entire 160-seat jet to himself
"We're glad this customer enjoyed a somewhat rare solo experience," Delta said.

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USATODAY - Hotels Top Stories

06/28/2016 12:24 PM
Favorite mid-scale hotels: Top picks from our travel panel
Hilton Garden Inn, Courtyard by Marriott earn praise from frequent travelers.

06/25/2016 05:05 AM
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
Congress Hall has enjoyed its fair share of drama and notoriety over the decades.

05/24/2016 03:13 PM
Tour Las Vegas' Golden Nugget Hotel
Take a virtual tour through the historic hotel and casino on Downtown's Fremont Street.

06/30/2016 06:48 PM
First hotel by a U.S. company opens in Havana
Starwood has opened the Four Points Havana, first U.S. hotel in Cuba in nearly 60 years.

06/28/2016 09:49 AM
More Starwood guests to unlock doors with smartphones
Starwood is expanding its keyless entry program.

06/25/2016 05:03 AM
Cape May's Congress Hall resort celebrates 200 years

06/22/2016 05:18 AM
Escape from New York: Six budget-friendly weekend getaways
These places are easy to reach from the city and often have a hidden lodging gem or two.

06/15/2016 08:32 AM
'No need to break in': Watergate Hotel reopens after $125M renovation
The renovation emphasizes the building's mid-century design.

06/15/2016 08:08 AM
Photos: Legendary Watergate Hotel reopens

06/08/2016 01:31 PM
Best hotel loyalty promotions for June
Free stays make everyone's wallet happy, and these promotions will give you a head start.

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USATODAY - Destinations Top Stories

06/30/2016 03:39 AM
Walt Disney World: New attractions in all four parks this summer
From Frozen Ever After to Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular, there's a lot new at Disney.

06/29/2016 02:08 PM
Airport attack another blow for Turkey's tourism industry
The attack could deter visitors at a time when there's heightened alert throughout Europe.

06/29/2016 04:25 AM
Tour Las Vegas' suburban Green Valley Ranch Resort
Find luxury suites, a movie theater and a massive pool complex in Henderson, Nev.

06/29/2016 12:06 PM
Border crossing checklist: Tips for road trips to Canada and Mexico
Carelessness makes long lines longer.

06/29/2016 04:04 AM
Joshua Tree National Park: 10 tips for visiting the park
A variety of animals and plants, including the Joshua Tree, make their homes in the desert ecosystem.

06/27/2016 05:58 AM
Photos: The Gothic beauty of Notre Dame
The medieval cathedral is one of Paris' most iconic sites.

06/30/2016 05:27 AM
One of New York City’s biggest dance parties is in full swing
Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing is an annual, three-week dance festival that features a wide array of music and draws in attendees of all ages.

06/29/2016 04:21 AM
Green Valley Ranch Resort

06/29/2016 02:08 PM
Mysterious Montserrat: Volcano-buried city, Beatles legacy
Viewing the effects of a volcanic eruption is one of the most potent reasons to visit.

06/28/2016 05:10 AM
The beautiful and mysterious island of Montserrat

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times

NYT > Travel

06/30/2016 06:16 AM
My National Park: Badlands National Park: Bison Bison Bison
The writer Cheryl Strayed remembers a very up-close encounter with wild beast.
06/30/2016 11:33 AM
The Getaway: Celebrating the National Park Centennial
In honor of its 100th birthday, the National Park Service is organizing cultural events, canoe trips, hikes, stargazing parties and even musical performances.
06/28/2016 04:32 AM
Road Trip: 10 Months, 45 National Parks, 11 Rules
Drive the speed limit. Use paper maps. Avoid interstates. After 10 months and 45 national parks, a writer learned how to do a road trip right.
06/29/2016 12:19 PM
Traveling to Turkey? What Tourists Should Know
The latest on the terrorist threat in Istanbul and other parts of Turkey, including updates on flights and areas to avoid.
06/29/2016 03:00 AM
Explorer: Rafting Through the Grand Canyon in Vintage Style
Of the surviving three vintage cataract boats on the Colorado River, only one remains in use today, the ‘Sandra,’ and we were sitting in it.
06/28/2016 04:36 AM
Frugal Traveler: 10 Free (or Cheap) Travel Apps Worth Downloading
Let’s be honest: Most travel apps aren’t very good. These are worth your time (and, in a few cases, your money).
06/29/2016 03:00 AM
Footsteps: In Vermeer’s Hometown, Seeking Clues to His Interior Life
A discovery about the location of one of Vermeer’s most famous paintings brings a wave of renewed interest in the life of the Dutch master.
06/30/2016 11:38 AM
Q. and A.: How (and Why) to Camp in the National Parks
Chris Santella’s new book, “Fifty Places to Camp Before You Die” (Abrams Books),showcases some of the world’s most beautiful campsites.
06/30/2016 10:53 AM
How to Make Sure Your Overseas Wedding Is Legal
Some countries require couples to live there before marrying. Others require divorce certificates to be translated from English.
06/30/2016 10:49 AM
Field Notes: A Fairy-Tale Wedding, Castle Included
Cost no object? A “Downton Abbey” wedding can be yours. But not all castles charge a king’s ransom.
06/30/2016 06:21 AM
My National Park: Acadia National Park: Maine’s Bright Face
The novelist Alexander Chee on the national park he grew up with — and then returned to.
06/30/2016 06:20 AM
My National Park: Grand Canyon National Park: An Absence of World
The poet Patricia Lockwood on the place the Grand Canyon holds in her memory — as an “enormous not-there.”
06/30/2016 06:20 AM
My National Park: Grand Teton National Park: Truth in Beauty
The novelist Kate Christensen remembers how her relationship with a national park evolved from childhood to adult life.
06/30/2016 06:18 AM
My National Park: Glacier National Park: Return Trips
The novelist Adelle Waldman on how a national park has been a part of her marriage.
06/29/2016 01:08 PM
Travelers to Dominican Republic Lead New York City in Positive Zika Tests
Results from the latest tests were a stark reminder that many of the most popular destinations for New Yorkers in the Caribbean and Latin America pose a serious health risk.

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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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Latest Travel Tips from ESL

Sujain Thomas -- 2015-08-28 23:46
Travel Truths That Will Always Catch Up With You It doesn’t really matter whether you are one of those meticulous and go-by-the-book travelers or simply the fancy and footloose types without a care in the world, there are certain travel truths that will always catch up with you. You would have ten...
aggouni -- 2015-04-10 19:02
You may wonder what is the healthiest way to spend money? What causes us travel and be globetrotters? Where can a long trip on plane take us to? And where does the only palace exist in the United States? Discover 10 of the finest tourist facts that will introduce you to the world of travelling just ... -- 2015-03-01 04:13
Busted: Popular Travelling Myths Travelling is one of the THE rites of passage of the world. Everyone has this inherent need to travel whether they are from the stone age looking for better pastures or the new age man or woman looking to add some colour to life with a short trip abroad. Exploring ne...
Jude Tan -- 2014-04-26 01:50
So you've just had your Chinese visa stamped into your passport, your flights are booked, you have your farewell party sorted and it’s just a matter of days before the adventure begins. While a game of charades with your local waitress might be fun the first couple of times, getting chicken claw a...
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...
Emily Austin -- 2014-00-04 12:29
Whether you are dealing with forest camping for the first time, or you are a frequent camper, a new outdoor tour will always be very thrilling and scary at the same time, especially if it includes camping within it. If you are planning a tour to India for experiencing ultimate fun and adventure, the...
Sarsjh Patrick -- 2013-11-04 12:58
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...
Cliff -- 2013-06-19 15:59
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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