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iPhoneography: Tips and Tricks for iPhone 5s
After carrying the iPhone 5s in my pocket for the past month I can say my favorite upgrades are all in its camera.  ƒ/2.2 Aperture: Lets in twice as much... Read More
Is Your Photo Worth $100,000? Let The Instagramers Gallery Decide
A picture is supposedly worth a thousand words. But when it comes to an Instagram photo, the worth may be more like 100,000 (dollars, not words). The Ins... Read More
Our Airport Survival Kit For Holiday Travel
How do you travel better? We asked a team of experts in a recent Twitter Chat for their rules of the road, which we’re revealing in a series of blog posts... Read More
New Fabergé Museum Opens in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg’s first Fabergé Museum, a must see, has opened at the Shuvalov Palace, 21 Fontanka Canal, close to the Imperial Anichkov Palace and a 10 mi... Read More
Hemingway Bar Takes to the Skies With the Ritz Paris and Air France
Guests of the Hotel Ritz Paris are still waiting to enjoy a drink at the renovated Hemingway Bar—a two-year plus makeover is scheduled to last until the e... Read More
Bullet Train Cuts Travel Time in Half From Paris to Barcelona
Traveling around Europe just got faster with the new TGV train linking France and Spain. On Sunday, the inaugural journey began at 7:15 a.m. in Paris, and... Read More
Instagram Hits The Wall at Portland's Hotel Lucia
This month, a wall in the lobby of Portland’s Hotel Lucia became the first permanent installation of futuristic social art.  Like a scene from The Outer ... Read More
Shangri-La Paris Hosts Afternoon Tea Inspired By Works of Art
What better way to pass a Wednesday in Paris than with three of the great European passions—art, pastry, and tea?   Since October, the Shangri-La Paris h... Read More
Business Trip Restaurants: Break the Chain
As any frequent traveler will tell you, there comes a point when all the rental cars, airline seats, hotel rooms, and even cities start to blur together. ... Read More
3 Weekend Getaways From Atlanta
  Three ways to get your Southern fix in and around Atlanta. The Sanctuary: Piedmont Park Honking horns give way to birdsong in Piedmont Park’s ... Read More
Q+A with Anya Fernald, CEO of Belcampo
After a slew of food industry jobs, including a stint as the director of Slow Food Nation in San Francisco, Anya Fernald turned her attention to Belcampo,... Read More
Jungles in Paris Debuts Video: Hong Kong's Outdoor Escalators
Scaling the hills of Hong Kong can make touring the city seem like more of a trek. Luckily, outdoor escalators allow both visitors and residents to take i... Read More
American Airlines' Plusgrade Program Lets Fliers Bid on Upgrades
How much would you pay to upgrade on your next flight? That’s what American Airlines is finding out, now that they’ve launched their trial Plusgrade progr... Read More
Guess Where? Forest
Can you guess where this forest is? Leave your guesses on our Facebook page. Check back on Monday for the answer. Lyndsey Matthews is an assistant digita... Read More
JetBlue’s Super Fast Wi-Fi Arrives at Last… For Free!
Finally, the day that travel-obsessives have been waiting for is here: JetBlue’s new in-flight Wi-Fi, the product of endless chatter for months on end, is... Read More
Instagram Direct Launches For Private Sharing
Today, at a rare NYC-based launch event, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom announced a new feature called Instagram Direct. Like your private inbox on Twitter o... Read More
Street Artist Axel Void Paints Murals in Palermo, Italy
With a street name that rings like a comic book anti-hero, and a polynym straight out of a fairy tale, it’s no wonder that Axel Void(Alejandro Hugo Dorda ... Read More
T+L Tech Pop-Up Store Opens in Chicago
In our Decemeber issue, Travel + Leisure spun out a list of the top tech gadgets in 2013. Now, we’re giving our fans in Chicago a chance to test drive and... Read More
Smithsonian Now Offers 3D Printing on Popular Exhibits
What do Amelia Earhart’s flight suit, a remnant of a supernova, and Abraham Lincoln’s face have in common? You can now have your own life-sized replica of... Read More
Skyscanner Launches Soccer Flight Finder for 2014 World Cup
Skyscanner already helps travelers compare flight prices for the best deals, but they’ll be focusing on the sports-crazed in 2014. Just as soccer fans aro... Read More