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October 2018

By N/A, October 19, 2018
Let’s just get one thing straight: Sloths are the most magical creatures on earth. They are adorable, love warm climates, laze about all day, and their course furry bodies provide a home to hundreds of other organisms. But, there’s a lot more to t...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
A Southwest flight from Los Angeles to Dallas had to make an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico, due to an unruly passenger who was repeatedly harassing a woman seated next to him on the flight, Fox News reported. The passenger now fa...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
The 10-year anniversary is the Disney anniversary, right? At least, it is for this couple, and they decided to celebrate in a major way. For their 10th anniversary, Clark and Heather Ensminger of Kingsport, Tennessee, decided to go on the ultim...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
It was a dinner and a show for a whale-watching cruise in the waters near Barnstable Harbor on Cape Cod: A show for those on the boat and dinner for the great white sharks they came across. Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises was on a tour with aroun...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Barcelona’s famously unfinished Sagrada Familia church has agreed to pay $41 million to city authorities after it was found to be lacking a building permit — despite breaking ground on construction well over a century ago. The basilica will...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
A Thai Airways flight was delayed two hours last week because two off-duty pilots demanded first class seats while the cabin was completely sold out. The flight was only able to take off after two passengers agreed to bump themselves down to busin...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
The English countryside probably doesn’t rank very high on most vodka aficionado’s travel hit list. And understandably so, given that more than 70 percent of the vodka in the EU comes from the Nordic, Baltic, and Slavic countries that comprise Eur...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Meghan Markle’s life hasn’t always been glamorous. On Friday (Australian time), during a visit to Macarthur Girls High in Sydney as a part of her royal tour Down Under with Prince Harry, Meghan, 37, revealed her first job consisted of “taki...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Aspen has long held the spotlight as the chosen mountain destination for celebrities to don their best snow bunny gear in Colorado. But we’re gonna let you in on a little secret: There’s an even more charming town just 20 minutes away. And you ...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Those looking to take a winter or spring getaway to some of Europe’s most popular destinations will now find flights that start as low as $279 round-trip as part of Icelandair’s sale. The airline is running a flash sale throughout the weekend, ...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Meghan Markle is opening up about her pregnancy — and revealing what she is doing to cope with the changes to her body. During the fourth day of hers and Prince Harry‘s royal tour, the pair visited the world famous Bondi Beach in Australia. ...
By N/A, October 19, 2018
Disney Parks & Resorts has announced a brand new hotel coming to Walt Disney World. Set to open in 2022, this top-tier, deluxe-level resort will have over 900 rooms at its Bay Lake-adjacent waterfront property. Located between Disney’s Fort Wil...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
If you love a luxury vacation, but yawn at the idea of idling the hours away on some sun kissed beach, a polar cruise might be more your speed — and soon, you’ll have one seriously outstanding option. Starting in 2020, a new ship from polar adv...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
When it comes to celebrity travel, Shay Mitchell is at the top of our list of "Celebs We Want to Be so We Can Go on Their Amazing Vacations." Seriously. The former Pretty Little Liars star goes on so many stunning trips around the globe, her adven...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
Getting into the Halloween spirit and timed with the latest creepy motel-set film, "Bad Times at the El Royale," FandangoNOW surveyed more than 1,000 moviegoers and asked which films featured the most nightmarish lodging. “Movie fans are foreve...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
It’s time to spread some holiday cheer! With a little over two months left until Christmas, Pillsbury has released new ready-to-bake sugar cookies inspired by Elf— the 2003 film that follows one of Santa’s elves who learns he’s actually a human...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
A 22-year-old man was arrested at Baltimore Washington International Airport on Wednesday after attempting to bring a gun on a plane. When questioned about the firearm, he said he didn’t know it was inside his bag because his mother packed it, acc...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
After typhoons and irregular weather, some of Japan's famed cherry trees are already blossoming — months ahead of schedule. Cherry blossoms typically begin to bud at the start of spring but earlier this month Japan’s Weather News reported that ...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
It’s fair to say that no player in the cocktail world knows cherries better than Luxardo. The family-owned Italian company created Luxardo Maraschino liqueur—an essential ingredient in a number of classic cocktails, including the Aviation and the ...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
Spain will soon overtake Japan in the global life expectancy ratings for the first time, according to a new report by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. According to CNN, who analyzed the data published in the journal Lancet, peop...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
All "Game of Thrones" puns aside, colder, potentially dangerous weather really is heading to the region. According to AccuWeather, a wave of cold air is heading to the midwestern and northeastern United States. Along with the drop in temperature, ...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to have an entire ski resort all to yourself? This winter, you can. VRBO is partnering with Eagle Point Resort in Beaver, Utah, to offer one lucky winnter and up to 19 of their friends a full day of skiing with th...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
European budget airline Ryanair has been getting some severe criticism after a photo circulated online of one flight crew that allegedly was “forced” to sleep on the floor in Spain. According to Travel Pulse, a flight going to Porto, Portugal h...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
This Halloween deal is all treat, and no trick. The Cheesecake Factory is handing out free candy-themed slices of their signature cheesecake for a limited time in honor of the spooky holiday at participating locations. Customers who order from ...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
You don't need a telescope, binoculars, or even a dark sky to look at the moon, which next week, on Wednesday, will rise at dusk, shine brightly all night, and set at dawn. However, although October's full Travel Moon will be a glorious sight ...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
Prince Harry is a busy guy. Right now, he’s jet-setting around Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and the Kingdom of Tonga with his wife, Meghan Markle, for just 16 packed days. So it’s no wonder he wants to keep close tabs on his health. On Thursda...
By N/A, October 18, 2018
‘Tis the season for the best holiday food creations to start hitting store shelves. In November, Target will begin selling a Cheese Advent Calendar designed by British food blogger and creator of So Wrong It’s Nom, Annem Hobson. The calendar...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Meghan Markle just solidified her place as everyone’s favorite duchess thanks to her apparently very tasty baking skills. Somehow, the Duchess of Sussex found time in the midst of her busy touring schedule in Australia to head to the kitche...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Samantha Brown travels for a living as a veteran T.V. host and the creator of "Samantha Brown’s Places to Love" on PBS. But even people who spend more time in airports than at home still have to figure out how to pack efficiently. Travel + Leis...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
For years, vacations traditionally meant two parents and kids hitting the road. But these days it’s becoming much more common for just one parent to take the helm. This is due to a variety of factors, including the increase in single-parent househ...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Luckily, the areas that were devastated by Hurricanes Maria and Irma last year are on the upswing, according to Travel Weekly. Luxury travel agency network Virtuoso said that bookings in the Caribbean between December 22, 2018 and January 3, 20...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
It’s trick or treat season, people. Just remember not to get tricked. It seems like one person in Pickerington, Ohio was duped when they saw a “plane crash” in a man’s yard, so much so that they actually called 911, according to Fox News. When ...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Indian weddings are renowned around the world for their splendor. A traditional multi-day extravaganza includes many different events, but food, dancing, and a colorful feast for the eyes are always guaranteed. A wedding is often seen as a gate...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
All major U.S. airports are now legally required to provide lactation rooms for travelers who are breastfeeding. The Friendly Airports for Mothers (FAM) Act went into effect earlier this month as part of the Federal Aviation Reauthorization Act...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Companies often speak about how important travel is to millennials. But Contiki, a travel company specializing in trips for people aged 18 through 35, tried to nail down just how important it is. It turns out that travel is much, much higher on...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Shanghai’s Hongqiao Airport is speeding up the entire check-in process with a simple scan of your face. According to TIME, passengers who hold a Chinese identity card can now check-in using an automated facial recognition system. There are curr...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
First Lady Melania Trump’s aircraft returned to a military base about 10 minutes after takeoff on Wednesday morning, after the cabin of the plane began to fill with smoke. The Boeing C-32A was traveling with reporters on board. Shortly afte...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Life has many mysteries: What is the white stuff on cooked salmon? Why does the space bar make so much more noise than the other computer keys? Is it really illegal to remove one of those mattress tags? Well, now it's time to solve another one ...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
Meghan Markle may be pregnant with her first child with her husband Prince Harry, and she may be busy jetting off to far-flung places like Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and the Kingdom of Tonga, but that isn’t stopping her from being as trendy as ...
By N/A, October 17, 2018
The only thing better than getting a piece of chocolate in your advent calendar? Getting a mini bottle (or, a generous glass’s worth) of wine instead. Two months ago, Aldi announced that they were bringing their popular wine advent calendar—pr...

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