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Trip Doctor: I Accidentally Damaged My Hotel Room!
Do... Assess the mess. One that only requires cleanup costs less than one that calls for replacing broken furniture and fixtures. Fess up. The hotel wil... Read More
Everything Is an Excuse For an Adventure: Q+A with "The Telling Room" Author Michael Paterniti
  "A story is time itself, boxed and compressed," writes Michael Paterniti in his new book, The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the ... Read More
Trip Doctor: Do Airfare Prices Increase the More You Search?
Q: Why does it seem that the more I search for an airfare online, the more the price increases? A: Pure coincidence, say the online travel agencies tha... Read More
Family Friday: Dallas Adventure Garden
Why do kids get to have all the fun?  The Rory Meyers Adventure Garden is set to open in Dallas at the end of September—and it might just be the coolest i... Read More
The Doctor Recommends: Must-Reads for the Week Ending July 26, 2013
In an attempt to shrink the gap between Africa and Europe, African artists and photographers in “Invisible Borders” are capturing their experiences across... Read More
Guess Where? Storm
Can you guess where this lightning bolt is striking? Head over to our Facebook page and leave your guesses there. Check back on Monday for the answer. Ly... Read More
Trip Doctor: New Twitter-Themed Hotel Opens in Mallorca
OMG, is this the latest #traveltrend? The Sol Wave House hotel in beachy Mallorca, Spain, has officially become the world's first Twitter-themed hotel. N... Read More
Tech Thursday: RocketMiles Goes International
Three months ago, we introduced you to RocketMiles, a disruptive booking service whose purpose is to score its users thousands of airline points for every... Read More
Pet Travel Wednesdays: Beach Day
Nothing beats summer days on the beach—playing fetch in the ocean, burying your paws in the sand, and soaking up the sun with your snout in the air. If on... Read More
Travel to Israel with Chef Michael Solomonov
Philadelphia-based chef Michael Solomonov, known for his modern Israeli restaurant Zahav, is heading to Israel on October 6 for 10 days—and a few lucky fa... Read More
Beauty Road Test: Tom’s of Maine Fresh Mint Whitening Toothpaste
Are the latest beauty and wellness products worthy of a spot in your teensy carry-on? T+L Associate Editor Kathryn O’Shea-Evans shares her take. The Prod... Read More
Sweetgreen Salad Shop Debuts in New York
Ask a New Yorker where to get a salad in Midtown Manhattan, and you’ll likely get an answer that includes “too expensive,” “wilted lettuce,” or other unen... Read More
Trip Doctor: New Oahu Smoking Ban Extends to Beaches
  Visitors to Oahu will soon breath more easily, thanks to new smoking bans that Honolulu’s mayor Kirk Caldwell signed into law yesterday. The prohi... Read More
Famous California Beach Bonfires Will Continue--But With Restrictions
Beachside bonfires have been a Southern California tradition since at least the 1950s. Families cooking hot dogs. Surfers warming themselves against the e... Read More
Trip Doctor: Packable Summer Dresses
Read the article Having problems downloading the file? Download Adobe Acrobat Reader Mimi Lombardo is Travel + Leisure’s style director. Packing is rare... Read More
TSA Opens PreCheck to the General Public
It’s official: the days of long airport security lines are over—if you want them to be. At least that’s what TSA Administrator John Pistole promised on Frid... Read More
Trip Doctor: Will Heathrow Airport Close?
Could Heathrow close? Heathrow airport, Great Britain’s major international hub, handled a whopping 70 million passengers last year. Its two runways, how... Read More
Balthazar NYC's London Clone
Keith McNally’s New York institution recently cloned itself in London—but does the buzz match that of the original? T+L hops across the pond to find out. ... Read More
Trip Doctor: Why Is It Getting Harder to Redeem Hotel Points?
A: The salad days for points holders may be ending. In general, demand for rooms is rising, and with it rates, according to Brian Kelly, founder of thepoi... Read More
Cruise News: New Regent Ship + More
Huge news: Regent Seven Seas Cruises is building a new uber-luxe ship, the 738-passenger Seven Seas Explorer (hitting the high seas in summer 2016). Speci... Read More