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Best Street Art in São Paulo
// On a quick trip to São Paulo for WTM Latin America, a travel tradeshow, I snuck away to Vila Madalena to shop the small boutiques, survey the... Read More
How to Book the First-ever Private, Three-room Airplane Cabin
Forget about seat pitch and roomy armrests: on Etihad Airways, you can book The Residence. This private, three-room cabin is a spacious 125-square-feet, and... Read More
New Survey Reveals State of U.S. Pet Travel
American travelers sacrifice significant vacation time for their pets—a whopping 69 percent have missed out on spur-of-the-moment getaways. So says a new ... Read More
Daily Transporter: Barcelona
Barcelona scarcely lacks diversions (including Tibidabo Park, pictured here), but in 2016 a new Ferrari Land theme park will open just outside the city. T... Read More
Beauty Road Test: Frédéric Fekkai Hair Fragrance Mist Collection
Say good-bye to the days of spritzing perfume on the neck, or dabbing fragrance along the inside of the wrist—so says Frédéric Fekkai. The stylist extraor... Read More
Q&A With A True Gentleman, Bryce Pinkham
Bryce Pinkham was recently nominated for a Tony Award as best actor in a musical for his role as the charming and scheming Monty Navarro in A Gentelman's ... Read More
Daily Transporter: Heartland Art Scene
A different kind of speedway opened in Indianapolis last May with the unveiling of the Indy Cultural Trail. The 8-mile-long paved trail, enlivened by publ... Read More
Frontier's Fees, Google's Self-Driving Cars, and a Bikini Ban in Mallorca
// The Travel + Leisure weekly news round-up includes the latest airline to introduce new add-on fees, Google’s update on self-driving cars, a p... Read More
Truth in Airfare Prices: Debating the Transparent Airfares Act
A new bill called the Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 was recently introduced in the House, stirring much debate among airlines and consumer advocacy gro... Read More
#SelfieWithMom for Mother's Day
What are you giving mom for Mother’s Day? Hint, if you’re blanking on a gift, a spa getaway is always a winner. This year you can put your obsession with se... Read More
Daily Transporter: NYC in Haiku
For National Poetry Month, the New York Times requested NYC-inspired haiku from its readers. Among other sentimental, funny, cranky entries, this: The Cit... Read More
Western Australia's Coral Coast Welcomes Whale Shark Season
Gentle giants aren't only bound to fairytales and bedtime stories. Western Australia’s Whale Shark season has officially commenced in the Ningaloo Marine ... Read More
Easy Summer Weekend Getaways Twitter Chat on Tuesday, May 6
With a breeze in the air, sand on your toes, and sun on your face, there's nothing like the experience, memory, and momentum of a summer getaway. With winte... Read More
New Book Shines a Light on Hinckley Yachts
For a generation of mariners, Hinckley has been a source of national pride—their handcrafted vessels are decked out with a classic style that stands out i... Read More
SC Johnson’s Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed Headquarters Open For Tours
For the first time in company history, SC Johnson—maker of Ziploc, Windex, and Raid, to name a few—is opening up its Frank Lloyd Wright-designed headquart... Read More
Daily Transporter: Laos
Luang Prabang’s daily alms offering—a silent procession of monks accepting food from alms-givers—was nearly cancelled because of some disrespectful behavi... Read More
Daily Transporter: Waikiki SPAM Jam
At today’s Waikiki SPAM Jam—the annual manifestation of Hawaii’s abiding love for the canned pink meat—local artisanal popsicle company Onopops will be se... Read More
8 Record-Breaking Roller Coasters From Around the World
It's a measurable fact, some roller coasters are better than others; whether it's super speeds, staggering heights, or a seemingly endless track, each of ... Read More
12 Things You Didn't Know About Hawaii
Everybody knows that "aloha" means both hello and goodbye, and that the Hawaiian pizza wasn't actually invented there (Ontario, duh), but did you know tha... Read More
The Latest Way to Camp Near Rocky Mountain National Park? On a Cliff.
Attention all adrenaline junkies: Thanks to a new program from Kent Mountain Adventure Center, you now have the chance to camp out on a sheer rock face ne... Read More