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Latest Travel News from CNN - RSS Channel - Travel

05/29/2017 08:58 AM
Dr. Beach's top 10 US beaches for 2017

05/26/2017 08:07 AM
A roller coaster fanatic's 10 picks for 2017

05/16/2017 06:34 AM
First look inside Universal Orlando's Volcano Bay

05/26/2017 03:35 PM
Disney's new 'Pandora -- World of Avatar'

05/28/2017 06:16 PM
Cannes' top concierges share their best festival stories
CNN Travel sits down with Cannes' top concierges to talk outrageous tales and extraordinary careers.

05/26/2017 09:46 AM
Instant vacation: The world's best travel photos

05/29/2017 02:56 AM
Workouts that wow: The world's most amazing hotel gyms
Veteran road warriors know that the best way to beat jetlag and energy-zapping meetings is by working up a serious sweat.

05/26/2017 01:32 PM
Noma Mexico: The experience of a lifetime?
How much would you pay for the hottest meal ticket in town? In a world where access is everything, high rollers are willing to shell out big bucks for exclusive tables.

05/25/2017 06:19 AM
A Bermuda triangle: Where to eat, stay and play

03/28/2017 04:40 PM
The world's most beautiful island hotels
From Australia to the Caribbean, there's no shortage of beautiful island hotels around the world.

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GANNETT Syndication Service

05/23/2017 04:05 AM
The coolest ice cream sandwiches across the country
Sandwich summer's refreshing sweet between cookies, doughnuts, macarons and more.

05/26/2017 04:04 PM
Elite travel perks put to the test: Are they worth it?
Two reporters, one with perks and one without, compared notes from the same trip.

05/26/2017 08:24 AM
Travel bloggers: Money-saving tips all travelers should try
We’ve assembled an expert panel of travel bloggers to share their best advice.

05/26/2017 06:16 AM
America's best beaches: Florida, Hawaii sands top 'Dr. Beach' rankings
Siesta Beach in Sarasota, Fla., was named the USA's best beach by Dr. Beach.

05/26/2017 04:46 AM
Mid-century modern hotels swing into a new era
These properties have embraced their heritage with a renewed vibe and updated feel.

05/29/2017 11:13 AM
Disney parks begin a blockbuster summer
Visit the world of "Avatar" in Orlando, or break the Guardians out in Anaheim.

05/26/2017 04:03 AM
Spirited ways to toast to summer
Bars and restaurants are ready for summer with refreshing and festive libations.

05/26/2017 04:45 AM
Best beach bites: TV chef Katie Lee’s seaside faves
Maybe it’s the salt air, but there’s something special about eating at the shore.

05/25/2017 04:57 AM
This rum is so potent you can’t take it on a plane
Caribbean small-batch rum makers use time-honored techniques with an emphasis on ultra-pure ingredients.

05/25/2017 03:38 AM
Find hot dogs for sushi lovers in Canada and California
This wildly popular concept from Vancouver tops specialty sausages with Japanese flavors.

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05/29/2017 03:14 AM
Memorial Day: Vintage B-25 bomber takes to the sky to honor fallen vets
Flyovers with the WW II-era aircraft started a decade ago and are now in high-demand.

05/25/2017 06:48 PM
Elite travel perks put to the test: Are they worth it?
Two reporters, one with perks and one without, compared notes from the same trip.

05/26/2017 05:10 AM
Name that airport ...
Here is this week's "name that airport" photo. 

05/26/2017 01:23 AM
Southwest adds new routes to Mexico, Caribbean and Milwaukee
Southwest revealed the new service as it extended its booking schedule into early 2018.

05/24/2017 09:46 PM
TSA PreCheck additions: Singapore, Turkish and Silver among new airlines
The TSA's expedited security option for approved fliers is now up to 37 airlines.

05/24/2017 06:41 PM
Thursday flight headaches: Delays hit Northeast, California
Delays or cancellations were affecting a number of major airports on Thursday afternoon.

05/25/2017 01:29 AM
Allegiant to waive fees for military members, families
'Allegiant Honors' program will waive fees for items like bags and seat assignments .

05/24/2017 04:32 AM
Frontier's two newest cities: Providence and Long Island/Islip
The two new airports will join Frontier Airlines’ network this summer.

05/24/2017 02:34 AM
United 757 evacuated after apparent engine fire
Five people received minor injuries in Tuesday night incident at Newark Liberty airport.

05/24/2017 01:29 AM
Spirit Airlines opens $32 million hangar at Detroit airport
Spirit's new facility will primarily be used for overnight maintenance and repairs.

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05/26/2017 04:46 AM
Mid-century modern hotels swing into a new era
These properties have embraced their heritage with a renewed vibe and updated feel.

05/22/2017 04:52 AM
Photo tour: British hotels with gorgeous gardens
An 18th-century Arcadia in rural Devon. A subtropical seaside Cornish fantasy. An Elizabethan manor with a quintessential English garden.

05/24/2017 09:00 AM
Seven surprising hotel brands, from CuisinArt to Versace
Luxury fashion houses and dining establishments aren’t the only ones breaking into the industry.

05/23/2017 07:27 AM
The 20 most popular hotels in Miami
Expedia names its 20 most popular hotels in Miami

05/22/2017 11:32 PM
Hotels add plugs, ports for device-laden guests
Hotels add power outlets and USB ports to guestrooms and public spaces.

05/15/2017 04:51 AM
Luxury for less: Caribbean resorts on sale in summer
You’ll find cool breezes, uncrowded beaches and discounted rooms at top-notch resorts.

05/10/2017 05:01 AM
10 hotel gyms with invigorating views
Feel like you’re sightseeing while working up a sweat.

05/10/2017 04:49 AM
10 hotel gyms with invigorating views

05/09/2017 09:11 AM
A tour of the new Freepoint hotel outside of Boston
The independent hotel is located in West Cambridge in the Fresh Pond neighborhood.

05/09/2017 06:39 AM
A look at the new Freepoint Hotel in Cambridge, Mass.

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05/25/2017 04:58 AM
10 insanely affordable summer destinations for 2017
Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, a partner or solo, these destinations won’t disappoint.

05/25/2017 04:57 AM
This rum is so potent you can’t take it on a plane
Caribbean small-batch rum makers use time-honored techniques with an emphasis on ultra-pure ingredients.

05/23/2017 06:55 AM
America’s best train journeys, ranked
You’ll cross lofty trestles, swoop through long tunnels and snake alongside rivers.

05/24/2017 02:51 PM
Travelers to U.K. will face heightened security after Manchester attack
Tourists heading to the United Kingdom will face heightened scrutiny and security.

05/22/2017 04:48 AM
Great Smoky Mountains National Park has regrown
After the fires in November of last year, the region has bounced back.

05/22/2017 04:52 AM
Photo tour: British hotels with gorgeous gardens
An 18th-century Arcadia in rural Devon. A subtropical seaside Cornish fantasy. An Elizabethan manor with a quintessential English garden.

05/26/2017 04:40 AM
TV chef Katie Lee shares her favorite beach bites

05/26/2017 04:54 PM
Frommer's celebrates 60th anniversary with vacation giveaway
Military families have until June 4 to submit applications for free vacations from Frommer's

05/25/2017 11:16 AM
Best ways to explore New York by water
This summer, take advantage of the fact that you're on an island

05/25/2017 11:05 AM
Readers' Choice: Best of Canada
Vote for the best destinations, attractions, national parks, drives and cottage regions

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times

NYT > Travel

05/29/2017 02:00 AM
The Getaway: Greening Your Summer Vacation
Tips on how to be an ecotourist.
05/25/2017 02:14 PM
Finding My Florida
It’s a much-mocked place — but also many states in one. All of them can be fascinating and, yes, sometimes weird.
05/24/2017 02:00 AM
Footsteps: Mondrian’s World: From Primary Colors to the Boogie Woogie
Exploring the touchstones of Piet Mondrian’s life, as Dutch cultural institutions celebrate the 100th anniversary of the art movement he helped found.
05/29/2017 02:00 AM
52 Places to Go: A Bird’s Eye View in Laikipia
Here are three ways to spy wildlife, large and small, in the Laikipia region of Kenya.
05/25/2017 09:01 PM
On Set: ‘Dirty Dancing’: Where Kellerman’s Came to Life
The lake where Johnny lifted Baby may be gone, but the North Carolina and Virginia sites where the film was shot still offer plenty of nostalgia.
05/25/2017 02:00 AM
Heads Up: Then, a Vibrant Jewish Hub. Now, a Culinary Hotbed.
Ambitious chefs and independent entrepreneurs are flocking to the gritty Portobello neighborhood on the south side of Dublin.
05/23/2017 09:01 PM
Pursuits: In the Bars of Berlin, Both the Drinks and Design Are Bracing
The city’s cocktail dens offer intriguing interiors — a chic retreat, a 19th-century villa — and menus that combine classics and recent inventions.
05/26/2017 03:00 AM
Bites: At Bay Area Restaurant, Roadside Food With a California Accent
The chef at Dad’s Luncheonette is an alumnus of Saison, the wildly expensive San Francisco spot. Dad’s is anything but.
05/25/2017 03:00 AM
Chasing the Deal: Pets on the Premises? It’s a Hotel Perk
Guests who love animals can spend time with dogs, macaws and rescued tortoises and horses.
05/25/2017 03:00 AM
Update: For Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th, Tours, Exhibitions and Tattoos
To celebrate the architect, museums, foundations and hotels will showcase buildings and drawings. Also, a bike route and sketch workshops.
05/24/2017 03:00 AM
Q. AND A.: For a Hotel Beekeeper, Honey Is Just the Beginning
Noel Patterson educates guests at the Miraval Resort & Spa in Tucson on the importance of bees, leads tastings and encourages backyard hives.
05/23/2017 08:00 AM
Travel Tips: How to Best Use Your Hotel Concierge
Making friends with a concierge can get you that coveted dinner reservation or even a real estate agent. Just make sure you want what you ask for.
05/29/2017 03:32 PM
A Creationist Wants Rocks to Study. The Grand Canyon Says No.
A lawsuit by a creationist geologist brings to light a dispute between science and religion at Grand Canyon National Park.
05/29/2017 12:22 PM
Itineraries: Hotels, Feeling the Pinch of Airbnb, Promote Local Experiences
A tour of Princess Diana’s ancestral home, performances by local musicians: Hotels are seeking to offer more than just a place to sleep.
05/29/2017 10:02 AM
Shark Leaps Into Fisherman’s Boat in Australia
A 73-year-old angler was injured when a shark slammed into his arm, but he shrugged it off as “just a mundane story.”

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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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