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Latest Travel News from CNN - RSS Channel - Travel

08/29/2016 07:58 PM
US backyard grills might lead the charge, but plenty of other nations are cooking on flames

08/25/2016 06:20 AM
Highest, tallest, hottest: National park record-setters

08/28/2016 06:58 PM
10 things Hangzhou does better than Shanghai
Shanghai's backyard? Not a chance. Hangzhou's got a style all its own, making it one of China's most underrated cities

08/25/2016 07:10 AM
Sightseer Americanus: A throwback to tourists past

08/25/2016 07:46 PM
A beginner's guide to kaiseki, the world's finest meal
Japan travelers researching a trip to Kyoto will inevitably come across the word "kaiseki" -- usually hyped as a must-try culinary experience.

08/23/2016 05:14 PM
Posh pods: Inside Tokyo's swankiest capsule hotels
Offering a blend of function and style, reinvented capsule hotels attract both locals and foreigners in search of fashionable accommodation.

08/17/2016 05:37 AM
US vacations that'll blow the budget

08/29/2016 04:39 AM
The beauty of deserted underground stations

08/24/2016 04:25 AM
Bilinguals are more attractive, say 71% of Americans
Want greater success in your career and your love life, as well as a healthy brain long into old age? Try learning a second language

08/24/2016 11:03 AM
Obama names Maine woods as newest national park site

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USATODAY - Travel Top Stories

08/30/2016 04:48 AM
50 state road trip: Landmarks around the USA
These spots represent the historic, most popular, or most scenic destination in each state.

08/30/2016 04:07 AM
Tour the iconic Bellagio Las Vegas
Get a sneak peek inside the landmark resort's rooms, suites, pools, garden and eats.

08/30/2016 09:48 AM
Amtrak unveils new Acela trains
Amtrak’s new fleet of Acela Express trains will make its debut in 2021.

08/30/2016 04:33 AM
15 food and drink festivals to taste this fall
Celebrate the season with Epcot's global flavors, California lobster, NYCWFF and more.

08/30/2016 02:02 AM
How 'churning' credit cards for miles can backfire
Airlines and credit card issuers are cracking down on this ploy, and it may not be such a great idea for some consumers.

08/29/2016 04:46 AM
Volcanoes: 10 national parks with explosive origins
From Hawaii Volcanoes to Yellowstone, the parks provide a look at the planet's inner heat.

08/28/2016 08:32 PM
Taste Virginia's Eastern Shore on these culinary adventures
Kayak to a winery and dig for clams in this abode of agriculture and aquaculture.

08/28/2016 03:00 PM
These travel hacks just don't work
Srategies involve lying, exaggerating or using the system in a way it wasn't intended.

08/29/2016 05:36 AM
Ask the Captain: Are solar and biofuel jets coming soon?
The flight of the Solar Impulse 2 is a great step forward in alternative energy.

08/26/2016 04:57 AM
Affordable Riviera Nayarit: Bargains beyond the big resorts
Riviera Nayarit is a well-rounded destination for all types of travelers, including those on a budget.

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USATODAY - Today In the Sky

08/29/2016 07:43 PM
JetBlue adding third route to Aruba
New service also bolsters JetBlue's burgeoning base in Fort Lauderdale.

08/29/2016 08:04 PM
Allegiant: 7-route expansion features Puerto Rico, Austin and Pittsburgh
Allegiant's new Puerto Rico routes come even before its first flights there.

08/28/2016 11:22 PM
American parts ways with Kirby, who bolts to United
Scott Kirby, for years linked to American CEO Doug Parker, now reports to United CEO Munoz.

08/28/2016 07:44 PM
United pilots suspected of being drunk arrested in Glasgow
Pilots had been scheduled for Saturday flights from Glasgow to Newark.

08/28/2016 07:56 PM
Flying through Doha? Airport adds a new departure tax
Fee will be added to departures from Dec. 1 onward. Dubai added a similar tax earlier in 2016.

08/29/2016 05:23 AM
Fliers recount Southwest flight hit by engine malfunction
“I saw parts flapping in the wind because it was right outside my window," one tells KOCO-TV.

08/29/2016 02:26 AM
DOT fines 4 airlines for compensation information
Agency cited 'unprecedented series of inspections,' which it dubs ‘Task Force Lightning.’

08/26/2016 12:56 AM
LaGuardia fliers: Beware of rehab-related chaos
The airport has warned fliers about congestion on access roads. TSA says to arrive 2 hours early.

08/26/2016 05:17 AM
Name that airport ...
Here is this week's "name that airport" photo.

08/26/2016 12:45 AM
United links San Francisco hub to Detroit, Cincinnati
Flights will put United into direct competition with Delta at Delta's Midwestern hubs.

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USATODAY - Hotels Top Stories

08/30/2016 04:07 AM
Tour the iconic Bellagio Las Vegas
Get a sneak peek inside the landmark resort's rooms, suites, pools, garden and eats.

08/24/2016 05:11 AM
Five recently revamped European luxury hotels
These hotels have just undergone renovations to bring their luxe rating up a notch or two.

08/26/2016 02:10 PM
Best free hotel breakfast: Top picks from our travel panel
Embassy Suites has the best free breakfast, USA TODAY's Road Warriors say.

08/26/2016 06:28 PM
Hotels with a history -- as something else

08/29/2016 03:16 PM
Best hotel loyalty promotions for fall travel
Plan your fall vacations early, and in style, with these great promotions.

08/29/2016 09:48 PM
Aloft hotels debut voice-activated rooms
Aloft Hotels are letting guests control hotel room functions via Siri.

08/23/2016 08:16 PM
From monastery to caboose, 15 hotels with a history
Great locations are helping older buildings find new life in hospitality.

08/19/2016 09:03 AM
Readers' Choice: Best of America's wine regions
10Best readers voted on their favorite winery tours, restaurants, hotels and tasting rooms

08/17/2016 04:56 AM
12 historic hotels that still keep guests happy tracked down some of the oldest hotels in the country that are still worth a stay.

08/16/2016 04:24 PM
Wyndham Rewards named top loyalty program by U.S. News
Wyndham Rewards named best hotel loyalty program in U.S. News' annual ranking.

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USATODAY - Destinations Top Stories

08/26/2016 01:03 PM
The best beachcombing beaches around the USA
Get ready to fill your buckets with sand dollars, shark’s teeth, sea glass and more.

08/26/2016 05:59 AM
Photo tour: The castles of Scotland
Scotland's castles range from the ruins of Urquhart Castle on the shores of Loch Ness to the royal splendor of Balmoral Castle.

08/26/2016 04:52 AM
10 great international national parks
The U.S. is hardly the only country that preserves its natural heritage.

08/26/2016 04:57 AM
Affordable Riviera Nayarit: Bargains beyond the big resorts
Riviera Nayarit is a well-rounded destination for all types of travelers, including those on a budget.

08/24/2016 05:11 AM
Five recently revamped European luxury hotels
These hotels have just undergone renovations to bring their luxe rating up a notch or two.

08/25/2016 02:37 AM
Eight travel safety tips you probably ignore (but shouldn’t)
Stop ignoring the good advice and start following these rules to stay safe.

08/30/2016 01:15 PM
We talk to U.S. Open champs about their favorite destinations
USA TODAY spoke with the Williams sisters as well as Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray.

08/30/2016 04:06 AM
Bellagio Las Vegas

08/30/2016 02:46 AM
Oops! Burning Man stuck upside-down, headless
Giant gear that is supposed to turn the man upright is broken.

08/26/2016 06:28 PM
Hotels with a history -- as something else

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times

NYT > Travel

08/30/2016 06:57 AM
Amsterdam, Revisited
Tourism and global hipsterism have transformed the city where I once lived. But not entirely — the canals endure.
08/30/2016 04:00 AM
Summertime: Love Undone
I was in love with my boyfriend. I went with him to an island paradise, and was excited to get to know him better. It would have been wiser to know less.
08/30/2016 06:45 AM
Heads Up: Frankfurt’s Rough Red Light District Becomes Cool
Once a shady quarter in this prosperous city, Bahnhofsviertel has seen an influx of stylish new cafes, clubs and bars.
08/30/2016 06:45 AM
Update: New Destination for Art: Upscale Hotels
Hotels in London and Paris are appealing to guests with wide-ranging art collections that include sculptures, paintings and video installations.
08/23/2016 03:00 AM
Frugal Traveler: Russia’s Literary Icons, Explored on a Budget
From Chekhov to Tolstoy, experiencing literary Moscow and St. Petersburg.
08/24/2016 02:30 AM
Explorer: West of Key West, an Under-the-Radar National Park
Sea, sand, history and climate forecasts are all part of a trip to the Dry Tortugas, an aquatic paradise at the edge of the Gulf of Mexico.
08/30/2016 01:58 PM
In Transit: How to Stay Safe at the Airport
Attacks on international airports and mass shootings have left passengers on edge, prompting panics at J.F.K. and L.A.X airports. Here is how to handle potentially dangerous incidents.
08/29/2016 02:45 AM
On the Ground: For a Perfect Catch in Seattle, Fishmongers Go for the Halibut
At Pike Place Market, fresh fish may fly 20 feet or more before they drop into the waiting hands of a fishmonger.
08/29/2016 07:55 PM
Advertising: To Bolster KLM’s Identity, a ‘Charmingly Clueless Approach’ to Humor
The Dutch airline is working on a lighthearted social media video campaign in hopes of making it more recognizable to American travelers.
08/26/2016 11:43 AM
New York Story: The Last, Sweet Days of the Irish Alps in Upstate New York
A man and his family return to their old stamping ground, now past its heyday, and the memories of swimming and dancing and summer fun come rushing back.
08/30/2016 10:31 AM
Check In: In Mexico City, a Modernist Hotel and Temple to High Design
Hotel Carlota is a stylish spot to perch and those who prize form over function will relish a stay.
08/26/2016 03:00 AM
Q. and A.: Tips for Women Traveling Solo
Kelly Lewis, the founder of the Go! Girl Guides, on how women travel differently from men, staying safe and more.
08/26/2016 03:00 AM
Bites: A Madrid Tapas Bar With Global Influences
The small plates at KultO reflect a larger trend in Spain: After years of molecular gastronomy, a more recognizable cuisine is now the fashion.
08/25/2016 03:00 AM
In Transit: Donate to Charity, Get a Hotel Discount
Travelers using the booking website Kind Traveler can get a hotel discount if they contribute to a charity.
08/25/2016 03:00 AM
Travel Tips: How to Eat Like a Local on the Road
Want a memorable meal while traveling? Dine like a resident by asking locals for suggestions, and try appetizers instead of entrees.

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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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