Travel Blog

Colorful International Currency
The new euro notes, redesigned with high-tech security features, come out this month—taunting us yet again with the fact that everyone else’s currency loo... Read More
Vacationist Hotel Deals: Palm Springs, Chicago + Fiji
Book now on Vacationist, and you can stay in some of your favorite hotels and resorts for up to 55% off. Sale Ends in 5 Days! The Saguaro Palm Springs -... Read More
Dispatch from the Norwegian Breakaway
I just returned from a lunch on board New York’s finest… Cruise ship. Here’s what made me want to do a Rockette leg-kick on the Norwegian Breakaway: Sp... Read More
Trip Doctor Series: Trekking, Walking, and Hiking the Dolomites
Today I’m daydreaming about Europe—more specifically, about the magnificent Dolomites in Italy (read all about it in this compelling feature by Adam Sachs... Read More
Zambia: Africa’s Next Great Safari Destination
This month's Travel + Leisure includes my feature story about a 10-day safari in Zambia that I experienced last fall. I’ll be posting additional material ... Read More
Family Friday: A Travel Social Network for Kids
Attention mini-jetsetters: a new travel social networking site for kids, ShrinkJet, is set to launch next month. Once your child signs up, he or she can s... Read More
The Ritz-Carlton Looks East
Kyoto’s cherry blossoms hit their peak last month, but when the famous trees burst open again next year, the city will also be buzzing about a new Ritz-Ca... Read More
Beauty Bust: Turkish Airlines Lifts Lipstick Ban
Calling all flight attendants: if you enjoy getting dolled-up for work, you are now allowed to board Turkish Airlines.  As we mentioned earlier this mont... Read More
Guess Where? Ceiling
Can you guess in which train station this beautiful ceiling is? Hint: It didn't make the list the Coolest Ceilings or Beautiful Train Stations but it shou... Read More
The Doctor Recommends: Must Reads for the Week Ending May 10, 2013
Forbes's Larry Olmsted discusses Boston Bites Back, the tasting event happening next week in Boston's Fenway Park where top local chefs are teaming up to ... Read More
Jose Garces Pays Tribute to Mothers with International Bloody Mary Menu
Bloody Marys have been a brunch staple since 1921, when Fernand Petiot began serving them up at Harry’s New York Bar in Paris. As families across the cou... Read More
Frankfurt Bar Pops Up at Frieze Art Fair
While New York’s Frieze Art Fair will commence tomorrow on Randall’s Island, you may want to make a pit stop in Chelsea. Playing to both the contemporary ... Read More
Trip Doctor: Date Confirmed for NYC Bike Share
New York's bike share program, Citi Bike, has finally announced a starting date. Trip Doctor  previously reported that it was sometime in May—and now, we'... Read More
The New Hamptons Hot Table: Q+A with Gail Simmons and Tom Colicchio
When chef Tom Colicchio’s long-awaited Topping Rose House restaurant opened its doors last September, it became the most buzzed-about spot on the East End... Read More
EX-PATS: From New York Streets to Tulum Sands
Switching careers is always a bit of a tango, but for designer David Graziano hopping from New York City to Tulum, Mexico was a no-brainer. David spent th... Read More
Behind the Scenes of T+L's Dog-Friendly Hotel Photo Shoot
Think it's easy shooting a bunch of pampered pooches in a hotel room? Whatever it is, it sure looks fun! Watch this behind the scenes video of photograph... Read More
Go Around the World for 60 Days with DoubleTree
This week, DoubleTree by Hilton debuted DTour, a devoted YouTube channel created in collaboration with Google that lets travel aficionados add their favor... Read More
Pan Am Lives in Miami
Pan Am was grounded in 1991, yet its legacy endures at First Flight Out, an unlikely boutique in Miami's Coco Walk. Recently opened by Stephen Licata and ... Read More
"Inspire, Educate, Raise Awareness, and Transform": Q&A with the Founders of Epic Road
  Mark Lakin and Marc Chafiian believe that travel can not only change a person, but the world. Longtime friends and world travelers, Lakin and Chaf... Read More
Tech Thursday: How to Turn Your Hotel Stays into Airline Points
In the last few months, we’ve been tracking two new sites, PointsHound and RocketMiles—both trying to disrupt the stronghold of Expedia and Travelocity by... Read More