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Posts by Adrien Glover

Meet Smart Luggage, the Must-Have Travel Gadget of 2015
Just as the year’s latest and greatest tech gadgets are being introduced at the annual Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, another must-have tech-e... Read More
Study Finds Tourist Trash Cause of Colored Geysers at Yellowstone
For anyone who's visited visited Yellowstone, our nation's first national park, and marveled at the the vibrant hues of its hot springs—indigos, vermil... Read More
The Maine Course: Reasons to Book a Trip to Vacationland, and a Table
With Down East magazine recently naming Central Provisions as the hot new restaurant in the mushrooming little food city of Portland, Maine, and heavy-wei... Read More
Q+A: Heidi Brown Discusses Flexible Airfares and Up-and-Coming Website, OptionsAway.com
At Travel + Leisure, we love hearing about services that bring a refreshing level of ease and flexibility to booking travel. Enter OptionsAway.com. Starte... Read More
Why Go on an Adventure with Kammok
Kammok @ Yosemite with OnLocation from Jordan Bellamy on Vimeo. We enjoy discovering great new travel brands, companies, and products—especially ones tha... Read More
San Francisco Dispatch: Check In to Hotel Palomar and Check Out with a Tattoo
Gimmicky packages and marketing campaigns are far too common in the travel business, which is why we love it when we hear about a hotel tie-in that is fre... Read More
Vacation Rentals You Don’t Pay For?
Accommodations around the world for free? The idea is admittedly utopian, but it’s also a reality thanks to the fast-growing website Trustedhousesitters.c... Read More
Q+A: Keith Cox Explains How Vacatia Is the StubHub of Timeshares
Travel + Leisure has long celebrated hotels as the go-to choice for travel accommodations, and in recent years we've covered the explosion of the vacation... Read More
Tucson’s Westin La Paloma Resort Partners with Arizona’s Desert Museum
On a recent trip to Tucson, I was amazed to learn that the Sonoran Desert, which laps at the city’s doorstep, is second only to the Amazon for its diversi... Read More
How to Avoid Tick Bites: A Hiker’s Guide
Late spring and early summer is one of the best—and most exhilarating—times of year to take to outdoors for a hike. It’s also peak season for tick bites, es... Read More
Severe Weather Across the US: Be Ready With These Smart Weather Apps
UPDATE: Whether you live in the Deep South, the Midwest or along the East Coast, you're likely to experience severly stormy weather today. According to CN... Read More
World’s Best Frozen Yogurt in New York City?
As freezing rain pelts New York City streets, it feels strange to acknowledge, let alone celebrate, yet another made-up holiday: National Frozen Yogurt Da... Read More
Q+A Series from PhoCusWright 2013: Cheryl Rosner of Stayful.com
At this year’s PhoCusWright Conference—an annual gathering of the world’s most influential travel innovators—all eyes were on the Innovation Summit and th... Read More
(Travel) Agents of Change: PhoCusWright Announces Winners of its 2013 Travel Innovation Summit
All sweat and nerves and butterflies last night, some 30 next-gen travel innovators eagerly awaited the results of this year's PhoCusWright Travel Innovat... Read More
Q+A with My Yacht Group Founder Nicholas Frankl
The Formula One U.S. Grand Prix—where some of the world's fastest and most expensive cars will compete—kicks off tomorrow in Austin, Texas. People travel ... Read More
Emirates Debuts First Transatlantic Flight
Beginning today, Oct. 1, Emirates Airlines launches a new route: JFK-Milan. Why is this big news? Because the expanding UAE-based airline will offer the o... Read More
Q+A: James Cluer, Mountaineer and Master of Wine for Qatar Airways
When Napa-based wine master James Cluer told his client, Qatar Airways, that he would be out of contact for a month and a half, the airline asked question... Read More
Q+A: Sarah Simmons of New York City’s City Grit Culinary Salon
One recent evening in New York City, I traveled to Memphis, and back. At City Grit, a culinary salon founded and nurtured and helmed by Food & Wine’s ... Read More
Video: How to Eat a Lobster with Seafood Expert, Luke Holden
Last week, a six-clawed lobster was found off of Midcoast Maine, and just a week earlier a two-toned lobster was pulled from similar waters. But most lobs... Read More
Grace Hotels Acquires Two Top New England Properties
Grace Hotels has acquired the distinguished Mayflower Hotel & Spa in Washington, Connecticut and one of Maine’s premier properties, the White Barn Inn... Read More