Travel Blog

Pop-Up Beaches Bring Summer to Cities, Far and Near
Summer in the city can be stifling, with its sticky-hot subway cars and the odor of leftovers slowly broiling behind every restaurant. For those of us who... Read More
Vermin Disrupting Vacations Underground, in Gardens, and Up in the Air
  Hand sanitizers are no match for the creepy crawlies that have made headlines around the world this week: In New York, a bedbug infestation forced... Read More
Richard Linklater's Boyhood: A Texas Valentine
In Richard Linklater’s new Boyhood—a masterful film documenting twelve years of a boy’s life—little happens but everything seems monumental and emotionall... Read More
Summer Beach Essentials, Part 2
Just back from the Hamptons, T+L editorial assistant Katie James reveals her packing musts. Nearly every Friday in July and August, I find myself toting ... Read More
Test-Driving the New Foursquare
Today, Foursquare unveils its newly refreshed self to the masses—and we got an early look at the overhauled app. The verdict? Falling closer to Yelp than ... Read More
Orbitz Rewards Adds Restaurants to Loyalty Program
On the heels of Priceline’s OpenTable acquisition, Orbitz is getting into the restaurant space—the company yesterday launched Orbitz Rewards Dining, a new... Read More
“Dronies” Take Flight on New Zealand Slopes
Sick of the selfie? Tourism New Zealand’s new take on the trend may peak your interest. Enter the “dronie,” a video taken by a high-flying, remote control... Read More
Surf’s Up in Munich Airport
We already know that Munich International Airport is one of the best for a long layover—and now it's even better, thanks to “Surf & Style,” an indoor wa... Read More
The World's Most Epic Outdoor Cinemas
Dinner and a movie is pretty much the lamest date idea ever. Dinner and a movie while soaking in a hot tub or sitting in a castle? Better! Because nothing'... Read More
Summer Beach Essentials
Just back from vacation to Rosewood Jumby Bay in Antigua, Jacqueline Gifford, T+L’s Senior Editor, Travel & Beauty, shares her makeup, skin, and hair ... Read More
Summer Culture Twitter Chat on Tuesday, August 5
One of the best ways to explore a destination is through its local (or visiting) culture. From theater to the arts and performances, we're discussing Summ... Read More
Pay-What-You-Want Hotel Program Launched in Paris
Last winter, we loved Switzerland’s creative “pay what you want” hotel initiative—and for three weeks this summer, Paris is following in its neighbor’s fo... Read More
Star Trek’s George Takei on How He Travels and His New Documentary, ‘To Be Takei'
Actor George Takei, best known for his role as Lt. Hikaru Sulu on the Star Trek TV series and films, is the focus of a new documentary, To Be Takei, which... Read More
TSA Offers $15,000 for Ideas to Improve Airport Security Checkpoints
Think you know what it takes to make airport security checkpoints less hellish? The Transportation Security Administration has put a call out for ideas on... Read More
Which Credit Card Points Program is Right for You?
It’s pretty much indisputable that airlines are making frequent flyer miles harder to use. Across the board, we’ve seen programs increase the amount of mi... Read More
Delta Airlines to Roll Out Free In-Flight Entertainment
In a move that dramatically challenges the monetized world of inflight entertainment, Delta Airlines announced that all classes of passengers on domestic ... Read More
Hawaiian Airlines Update: New Premium Economy Seats, Inter-Island Flights, and More
Hawaiian Airlines—one of T+L's World's Best Airlines for food (and the only U.S. carrier to still serve complimentary meals in coach)—is the latest to inv... Read More
New App Targets Last Minute Flight Deals
Last week during our Twitter chat on Best Apps & Websites for Travelers, we asked participants what travel app they’d invent, if given the opportunity... Read More
Finnair Opens New Helsinki Airport Lounge Complete with Finnish Sauna
On August 4, Finnair is upping the airline lounge ante with a new Premium Lounge at Helsinki Airport, open to Platinum and Gold Finnair Plus members and o... Read More
What Customers Need to Know Before Booking with Airbnb
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Apartment and house sharing services like Airbnb are only becoming more popul... Read More