Travel Blog

The Doctor Recommends: Must-Reads for the Week Ending July 12, 2013
Tired of waiting at customs? This pilot program lets businesses pay to ease border delays, as covered by TravelMole. (Adrien Glover) A tongue-in-cheek lo... Read More
Guess Where? Gondola
Can you guess what city this is? Don't let the gondola trick you! Head over to our Facebook page and leave your guesses there. Check back on Monday for th... Read More
TODAY Show Video: Hotel Stays for Pets
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Going on vacation? Don’t leave Buddy home. It’s just another dog day at these... Read More
Vancouver Hotel Solves Roaming Fees
What’s one of the biggest headaches when traveling internationally? Cell coverage, of course; phone-bill panic can drive us to embark on desperate expedit... Read More
Tech Thursday: Google Maps Launches New Explore Feature
In what has become routine news, Google has announced this week that they are, once again, pushing the envelope with Google Maps. So what are they up to t... Read More
Kickoff: Pet Travel Wednesdays
From their wind-sniffing snouts to their wagging tails, dogs truly are travelers' best friends. Besides the obvious perks (wet kisses), travel companies a... Read More
Trip Doctor: The Lesson of Asiana Flight 214
The cause of Saturday’s crash of Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport, which left two dead and a number of others critically injured, ... Read More
Meet the Château that Inspired Versailles
Nearly six million people traipse through the gardens and Hall of Mirrors at Versailles annually, braving lines and elbowing through crowds. Let us tip y... Read More
Live and On Demand TV Now Free on Southwest
In this day and age, it’s pretty rare to hear about new services on flights—unless they come with a side of sticker shock. Southwest is an exception to th... Read More
T+L Twitter Chat on “Secret Europe” on Wednesday, July 10
Love Europe but want to head off the beaten path? Looking for uncrowded beaches, secret shopping sources, and locals-only restaurants? Join our live Twitt... Read More
Trip Doctor: How to Prevent Altitude Sickness
Most travelers can adjust to elevations below 8,000 feet with only minor headaches, treatable with over-the-counter medications. Even individuals in the b... Read More
Spotted: New Boarding System for United
On a recent trip through Houston’s IAH, we noticed these unusual—but clever—markers, which United is now using to corral flyers waiting to get on their pl... Read More
Packing: Hotel CEO Jeremy Goring's Favorite Toiletries
Family-run for more than a century, the Goring ($$$$), in London, gained international fame when Kate Middleton prepped there for her wedding; it later re... Read More
T+L Classic: Alberta’s Prince of Wales Hotel
In the 1920’s, when the owners of Alberta’s new Prince of Wales Hotel ($) announced that it would offer unparalleled views of Waterton-Glacier Internation... Read More
Guess Where? Theme Park
Can you guess where this theme park is? Hint: It's located on one of America's Best Beach Boardwalks. Head over to our Facebook page and leave your guesse... Read More
Trending: Glamorous Train Travel
High-speed rail may be the wave of the future, but romantics seduced by the old-school glamour of train travel have new options, too. In Ecuador, Tren Cru... Read More
Trip Doctor: Lolë’s Quick-Dry Swimsuit
Q: I’m so tired of my swimsuit taking eons to dry. Help! —Kay Ekblad, via e-mail A: Here’s the solution: this one-piece from Montreal-based Lolë ($70). T... Read More
Tech Thursday: Travel Safe With React Mobile App
Safety is a constant concern when traveling, whether you’re hopping in the car for a weekend getaway or backpacking across Europe. Besides being unfamilia... Read More
T+L Inter-office Memo
To: BossFrom: MarkSubject: Nude Recreation Week, July 7-14 I took a look at that press release from the American Association for Nude Recreation (AANR) and... Read More
Pastel Fashion for Summer
As refreshing a sight as Miami’s Art Deco hotels, pastels are the hottest hues of the summer. Read the article Having problems downloading the file? Dow... Read More