July 2016

By N/A, July 25, 2016
Christmas in Germany officially begins at the start of Advent in early December, when seasonal treats like gingerbread and mulled wine pop up on street corners in big cities and small towns. And then there are the Christmas markets, for which Germ...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
Christmas in Germany officially begins at the start of Advent in early December, when seasonal treats like gingerbread and mulled wine pop up on street corners in big cities and small towns. And then there are the Christmas markets, for which Germ...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
Christmas in Germany officially begins at the start of Advent in early December, when seasonal treats like gingerbread and mulled wine pop up on street corners in big cities and small towns. And then there are the Christmas markets, for which Germ...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
Christmas in Germany officially begins at the start of Advent in early December, when seasonal treats like gingerbread and mulled wine pop up on street corners in big cities and small towns. And then there are the Christmas markets, for which Germ...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
Christmas in Germany officially begins at the start of Advent in early December, when seasonal treats like gingerbread and mulled wine pop up on street corners in big cities and small towns. And then there are the Christmas markets, for which Germ...
By Lindsey Campbell, July 25, 2016
Plane food may be something of a pain point for travelers, but one company is using it to change the lives of those less fortunate.  OzHarvest Brisbane is working with airlines to take unused and untouched food from first class and donate it to nu...
By Erika Owen, July 25, 2016
Not many foreigners get to see the North Korean capital of Pyongyang. Only about 5,000 Westerners visit North Korea each year, according to Uri Tours. However, photographer Aram Pan created a one-hour video of a drive through Pyongyang that will ...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
This story originally appeared on fortune.com Avis Now, the re-launched app for the world’s second largest car rental brand, is a big step forward for the industry, which has been notoriously slow to adopt new technology. Related: How to Hav...
By Erika Owen, July 25, 2016
Navigating Norway's fjords is beautiful, but daunting. Driving along the coast from the southern city of Stavanger to the North Cape takes around 40 hours, and there are more than a half a dozen ferries to take along the way. It's great if you'...
By Erika Owen, July 25, 2016
Navigating Norway's fjords is beautiful, but daunting. Driving along the coast from the southern city of Stavanger to the North Cape takes around 40 hours, and there are more than a half a dozen ferries to take along the way. It's great if you'...
By Erika Owen, July 25, 2016
Navigating Norway's fjords is beautiful, but daunting. Driving along the coast from the southern city of Stavanger to the North Cape takes around 40 hours, and there are more than a half a dozen ferries to take along the way. It's great if you'...
By Jessica Plautz, July 25, 2016
In a country rocked by recent terrorist attacks, an app that causes crowds to quickly gather and disburse is causing concern. Pokémon Go, the app that's launched an augmented reality craze, became available in France on Sunday. Players frequent...
By Jessica Plautz, July 25, 2016
Moscow is getting inspired by the worldwide Pokémon Go craze. Moscow City Hall has announced a revamped app that will allow users to “catch” historical figures, from Peter the Great to Yuri Gagarin. (Pokémon Go is not currently available in Rus...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
This story originally appeared on fortune.com With the rise of tech-savvy travelers, many independent boutique hotels have introduced amenities that cater to the needs of Fitbit-wearing guests. Some offer minibars stocked with fresh fruit, stat...
By Jessica Plautz, July 25, 2016
Firefighters in Los Angeles are battling a 51-square-mile fire that a fire department official called “almost unprecedented.” The Sand Fire has already burned 18 homes, and is threatening as many as 1,500 more according to NBC Los Angeles. I...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
This story originally appeared on Time.com. In a sense, all astronomical images taken from Earth are a look into the past, since it takes time for light from far away galaxies to travel through space and reach us. This image, released by Hubble...
By N/A, July 25, 2016
A tortoise was rescued on the street while trying to flee the Santa Clarita “Sand Fire” in Los Angeles County on Sunday. The 75-pound tortoise was picked up by the Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control and brought to an animal care ...
By Erika Owen, July 25, 2016
For the sentimental, souvenir buying is a vital part of vacationing. But worrying about what you're going to purchase to remember your trip shouldn't interfere with experiencing the destination. We all have those tchotchkes that we gravitate tow...
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Peter Schlesinger, July 22, 2016
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
Travelers who love sparkle, shine, and utter opulence can now have it all, thanks to the $300,000 Baccarat Heritage Experience. Baccarat, the crystal manufacturer known for everything from glassware to chandeliers, is offering a 12-day journey ar...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
Travelers who love sparkle, shine, and utter opulence can now have it all, thanks to the $300,000 Baccarat Heritage Experience. Baccarat, the crystal manufacturer known for everything from glassware to chandeliers, is offering a 12-day journey ar...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
Three decades ago, planning a trip meant going to your local travel agent’s office or giving them a call. Then websites came along and gave everyone with an internet connection the tools to book their own trips. And then came the start-ups, which&...
By Lindsey Campbell, July 22, 2016
There’s no worse feeling than finding the perfect unexpected flight deal only to realize you don’t quite have enough money to pay for it (just yet!). So, what if you could finance your vacation? Airfordable, a startup that lets you pay for your va...
By N/A, July 22, 2016
There’s no need to go to a galaxy far, far away to hang out with your favorite Star Wars droid. Fans can simply book a ticket on the latest addition to All Nippon Airways' Star Wars themed airplane fleet: the C-3PO 777-200. The new plane is desi...
By N/A, July 22, 2016
This article originally appeared on time.com. Shots were fired Friday at a shopping center in Munich, Germany, leading police to evacuate the location, as authorities said there were ‘several dead and wounded’ in the attack. German public br...
By N/A, July 22, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Rumor had it that Grammy-award winning Adele stopped by Vancouver's Catfé to spend time with some furry felines on Tuesday. And according to the Vancouver Sun, that rumor is true!  Related: No Plans...
By N/A, July 22, 2016
This story originally appeared on money.com Bad news for shoppers who rely on web reviews: New research has demolished the illusion that star ratings realistically reflect product quality. “Average user ratings are only slightly better than a c...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
TripAdvisor has announced the results of their annual TripIndex Cities cost-comparison study, showing that travelers can save $600 by opting for a trip to a more affordable city. Of the 39 key tourist cities included in the survey, more than half...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
TripAdvisor has announced the results of their annual TripIndex Cities cost-comparison study, showing that travelers can save $600 by opting for a trip to a more affordable city. Of the 39 key tourist cities included in the survey, more than half...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 22, 2016
TripAdvisor has announced the results of their annual TripIndex Cities cost-comparison study, showing that travelers can save $600 by opting for a trip to a more affordable city. Of the 39 key tourist cities included in the survey, more than half...
By N/A, July 22, 2016
The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will be suspended by the end of the year if no new clues emerge as “the likelihood of finding the aircraft is fading,” according to officials. The plane went missing on March 8, 2014, afte...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
An Australian couple returned from vacation to find an intruder in their house. But instead of calling the cops, they whipped out their cameras for a selfie with the adorable, fuzzy break-in artist. “We walked in and saw this lovely, beautiful, f...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 21, 2016
The High Roller Observation Wheel in Las Vegas began offering hour-long “Yoga in the Sky” sessions on Thursday—and celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis was one of the first to say “namaste” from 550-feet above the Strip. In addition to being a be...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 21, 2016
The High Roller Observation Wheel in Las Vegas began offering hour-long “Yoga in the Sky” sessions on Thursday—and celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis was one of the first to say “namaste” from 550-feet above the Strip. In addition to being a be...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 21, 2016
The High Roller Observation Wheel in Las Vegas began offering hour-long “Yoga in the Sky” sessions on Thursday—and celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis was one of the first to say “namaste” from 550-feet above the Strip. In addition to being a be...
By Lindsey Campbell, July 21, 2016
Cheap travel isn’t as hard to come by as you may think. This man is traveling the world—without flights—and doing it on just $100 a week. Wondering how he does it? Well, it just requires a few smart choices and a little flexibility. Check out his ...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on FWx.com Louisiana’s Cajun Country is undeniably moody; moss-draped Cypress grow out of the middle of swamps and flooded rice fields stretch to the horizon. This twenty-two-parish region of south Louisiana is al...
By Lisa Cheng, July 21, 2016
Florida   Get 50 percent off from the Club Med Sandpiper Bay, just north of Miami. Considered one of America's best all-inclusive resorts, travelers can sign up for everything from circus school or sailing lessons. The Wow Sale includes: ...
By Erika Owen, July 21, 2016
Air New Zealand is known for its creative in-flight safety videos. Past stars have included Betty White and Sports Illustrated swimsuit models, and now they've taken it up a notch by giving passengers a taste of Hollywood. The new video stars c...
By Melanie Lieberman, July 21, 2016
Flights from New York City, San Francisco, and San Jose to Tokyo, Seoul, Hong Kong, and Taipei are about to go on sale for as little as $399, according to DealRay. That’s for a round-trip ticket. Air China is holding the flash sale from July 22-...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
This story originally appeared on Health.com. Ever notice how mosquitoes seem to frantically feast on some folks while ignoring others? It's not just your imagination, says entomologist Joseph M. Conlon, a technical advisor to the American Mosq...
By N/A, July 21, 2016
There’s a gadget on the market that will help travelers become 21st century Renaissance Men at the airport. This contraption makes it possible to walk, talk on the phone, drink a coffee, and drag a suitcase all at the same time. How is this all...
By Marisa Garcia, July 21, 2016
If you call MoMA home, cherish your Eames chair, refuse to live without a little Alessi, and consider Jony Ive your personal savior, there is an airplane cabin for you. Fans of form and function need not despair when planning their flights. We ...
By Marisa Garcia, July 21, 2016
If you call MoMA home, cherish your Eames chair, refuse to live without a little Alessi, and consider Jony Ive your personal savior, there is an airplane cabin for you. Fans of form and function need not despair when planning their flights. We ...

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