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U.S. Citizens Can Now Apply for the APEC Business Travel Card
Big news for business travelers: For the first time since being introduced in 1997, the APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC)—which provides pre-clearance and ... Read More
New York City’s Knickerbocker Hotel Partners with Celebrity Hairstylist Ted Gibson
An exciting new development is about to hit Times Square—famed stylist Ted Gibson is moving into the Knickerbocker Hotel, a Beaux Arts-style landmark prop... Read More
A Weekend in Midcoast Maine
  Surf-to-fork food, Wyeth paintings, and pebbly beaches—the Midcoast is where even Mainers go to find the real Maine. Eat With a handful of... Read More
Aerin Lauder's Palm Beach
The glamorous oceanfront retreat is a treasure trove for style seekers. Palm Beach, Florida, has been a favorite family escape since I was a child. Whe... Read More
Summer Trend: Cocktails with Tea
Hearing words like "smooth," "smoky," and "floral" might bring to mind thoughts of bourbon, tequila, or gin, but those terms could also describe roobios, ... Read More
Q+A: Singer (and Soon to Be TV Star) LeAnn Rimes Talks Travel with T+L
After teaming up wtih LeAnn Rimes to DJ the performance of her new single, "Help Me Make it Through the Night," Wednesday on The View, I sat down with the... Read More
Malaysia Airlines Flight Shot Down in Ukraine
Breaking, horrifying news coming out of Europe today: a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 came down earlier today en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur while... Read More
Social Media 101: How To Take Cooler Instagram Photos
  For the third year, Travel + Leisure's Social Media in Travel and Tourism (SMITTY) awards is recognizng the brands and companies transforming the industr... Read More
A New Take on the Travel Uniform from Kaufmann Mercantile
Fashion equals function for Sebastian Kaufmann, purveyor of utilitarian chic. When it comes to style on the go, “quality is the number one criterion” f... Read More
#TLSMITTY Video: T+L’s Social Media Awards Party
SMITTY video from Cubavera on Vimeo. What’s better than a Twitter chat? Actually talking, face-to-face—with no concern over character limits. Which is wh... Read More
Kimpton Introduces Progressive New Karma Rewards
Just as airline loyalty programs are making it harder to cash in on rewards, hotels are upping the ante, letting guests earn points for tweets and social ... Read More
Coming to America...By Rowboat?
In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, where the water can be 10,000 feet deep and the waves proportionally enormous, a 22-foot long rowboat equipped with a... Read More
Sugar Mogul Dylan Lauren's Candy Collection
Sugar mogul Dylan Lauren recalls her global sweets pursuit. It was Chupa Chups that sold me. I was studying in Europe when I discovered these irresisti... Read More
The Best New Cameras for Travel
Whether you’re in the market for a user-friendly point-and-shoot or an expert-level DSLR, T+L tech correspondent Tom Samiljan has the model for you. Be... Read More
The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam Captures the City's New Golden Age
A hotel captures the city’s reclaimed luster. With the Rijksmuseum’s 2013 reopening and the Canal Ring’s recent designation as a UNESCO World Heritage ... Read More
Shaun Kelly's Guide to Shopping a Market à la Francaise
Harboring the fantasy that you can traipse through a Parisian marché like Amélie? Not so fast—there’s a decorum that isn’t obvious to newcomers. Here, tip... Read More
Travel Trend: Luxury Adventure
What does luxury adventure mean now? At Phulay Bay, A Ritz Carlton Reserve in Krabi, Thailand, guests can enjoy a luxury stay with days on the beach as we... Read More
Gin & Joysticks: A Night at the "Barcade"
A round of Ms. Pac-Man with that negroni? These new bars serve up a sidecar of arcade nostalgia. Bring quarters. In hip-kid Downtown L.A., Eighty Two ... Read More
Travel Diary: Just Back From Shanghai
Just back from China, T+L hotels & food editor Jennifer Flowers shares her best discoveries in this frenetic, hypnotic megacity. Best Bite You can’... Read More
Airbnb Redesign Brings Hosts Center Stage
In a live broadcast this morning, Airbnb cofounders Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia and Nate Blecharczyk announced a major site redesign for the San Francisco-ba... Read More