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Posts by Caroline Hallemann

New E-Book Turns the Travel Guide on Its Head
Security lines. Passport stamps. Checked luggage. Have you ever stepped back and really thought about why we travel the way we do? In some ways, this i... Read More
Books About Town Brings Literary-Themed Benches to London
This summer, grab a seat next to Paddington Bear, Mary Poppins, or Peter Pan as the classic British characters are commemorated in bench form around London.... Read More
Ritz-Carlton Launches Photo-Sharing Social Network for Guests
Looks like Ritz-Carlton is already making a run for the 2015 SMITTY Awards. The brand just launched “Your Memories,” an image-based social network where gue... Read More
Q+A: The Gloaming's Thomas "Doveman" Bartlett
With an unintentional Radiohead reference for a name, and a rapidly expanding fan base that includes the prime minister of Ireland, The Gloaming is not yo... Read More
Daily Transporter: Rolling of the Bulls
If you can’t make it to Pamplona this year, consider a stateside alternative to the annual encierro. Hampton, Virginia celebrates San Fermin with a Roll... Read More
Daily Transporter: London
Yoga’s all about elevating the mind to a higher plane, but if you truly want to get your om on amongst the clouds, here’s your chance. Europe’s tallest buil... Read More
Daily Transporter: Hong Kong
Pandas are taking over Hong Kong! An exhibit of 1,600 papier-mâché bears designed by French artist Paulo Grangeon will be on view in the PMQ arts district... Read More
Daily Transporter: Route 66
From Jack Kerouac’s original manuscript for On the Road to a classic 1960 Corvette, L.A.’s Autry National Center of the American West traces the history of ... Read More
Daily Transporter: San Francisco
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is offering director George Lucas a prime location near the Bay Bridge for the Star Wars creator’s long-planned cultural arts mus... Read More
Travel For Teachers Program Offers Discounted Stays for Summer Break
With the school year winding down, kids of all ages are counting the days until summer vacation. But when the last bell rings, no one’s more deserving of a ... Read More
China Considers High-Speed Railway to U.S.
If a fear of international flights has long kept you from exploring China's Great Wall or visiting Xi’an’s famed terracotta soldiers, it's time to reconsi... Read More