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Cruise News from Viking and Windstar
Big news from Viking River Cruises: they’re launching an ocean-going line. Viking Ocean Cruises’ first vessel, the 928-passenger Viking Star, sets sail in... Read More
Classic Travel Scam Led To Death of Malcolm X's Grandson
Family members have planned a private burial service for Malcolm Shabazz, the grandson of slain civil rights activitist Malcolm X, in Hartsdale, New York ... Read More
Vacationist Hotel Deals: Jamaica, Belize + Berlin
Book now on Vacationist, and you can stay in some of your favorite hotels and resorts for up to 45% off. Sale ends in 5 days! Jewel Runaway Bay - up to ... Read More
Trip Doctor Series: Trekking, Walking, and Hiking (Peru)
This month, travel to Machu Picchu and the Peruvian Andes is almost in full swing: if you’re headed to the region and haven’t already asked an outfitter t... Read More
Guess Where? Clock Tower
Can you guess where this clock tower is? Hint: You might find it in our slideshow of beautiful clock towers. Do you know which one it is? Head over to our... Read More
The Doctor Recommends: Must-Reads for the Week Ending May 17, 2013
  Enterainment Weekly's Sara Vilkomerson lives out the dream of millions of tween readers by spending the weekend at the Key West home of Judy Blume: Are... Read More
Tech Thursday: A Playlist to Cure Your Fear of Flying
Listen up, airlines—it’s time to start playing Adele’s Someone Like You on the PA as you’re boarding your flights. According to research launched today by... Read More
TODAY Show Video: Beach Getaways for Memorial Day Weekend
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Act fast to take advantage of these all-American beach getaways over Memori... Read More
New Grounds for Diverting a Plane: Unsolicited Karaoke
In many instances, airlines seem to assume that passengers have a pretty high threshold for discomfort and inconvenience. Yes, they seem to think, you can... Read More
Beauty Road Test: Adventuress Sunscreen Swipes
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
Obsession: Hotel Sewing Kit
It’s a good thing I’m heading to London this month since I just lost a button on my favorite Brunello Cucinelli jacket. A needle and thread is hard to fin... Read More
New York's Soho Grand Launches the City's First Hotel Dog Park
Thinking of bringing Spot to the Big Apple? Guests at the Soho Grand Hotel—a dog-friendly hotel if there ever was one—now have a couple of new amenities f... Read More
3 Things to Do Around Boston
  Three ways to get your New England fix, whether you have a few hours or a whole day. The Sanctuary: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Dodging th... Read More
Q&A with Director Maria Sole Tognazzi
Can a nitpicky hotel inspector ever find fulfillment? That’s the question of Viaggio Sola (I Travel Alone), the new film by Italian director Maria Sole To... Read More
High-End Boat Hotels
High-end hotels are taking to the water, deploying luxury yachts to give guests a taste of the sailing life. In Indonesia, the 151-foot, five-cabin Alila ... Read More
"How Did They Get Here?" Q&A with Lonely Planet Founder Tony Wheeler
Few people can claim they personally changed the way an entire generation sees the world. Tony Wheeler, who co-founded Lonely Planet with his wife Maureen... Read More
Where the Wild Things Are: Q&A with "Wild Ones" Author Jon Mooallem
"When the nation was founded, it didn't have a Sistine Chapel or any Great Books. It had coastlines gushing with oysters and crustaceans, forests crammed ... Read More
HotelTonight Introduces New “Snap Your Stay” Feature
With a new update that was released last week, HotelTonight is seemingly taking a page out of the TripAdvisor playbook by adding user-generated content. B... Read More
Video: Summer Getaways: Splurge or Steal
T+L's Laura Begley Bloom appeared on The Today Show this morning to talk with Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb about summer getaways. (Watch the video abo... Read More
Guide to Art Basel Hong Kong
The newest franchise of the influential—and see-and-be-seen—fair, Art Basel Hong Kong (May 23–26) marries the banking bling of Switzerland with the balmy ... Read More