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December 2018

By N/A, December 14, 2018
After Virgin Galactic’s successful space test flight, company founder Richard Branson is looking forward to the future — and it may come sooner than you think. According to CBS News, Branson estimated that he will be able to take his first spac...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
Procrastinators, get ready to rock around the Christmas tree: Amazon just launched a ton of holiday deals for last-minute shoppers. From now through December 22, Amazon will feature a series of Last-Minute Deals covering more than 30 department...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
The world has received its first 2018 Christmas gift in the form of the royal family Christmas cards. On Friday morning, Prince William and Kate Middleton, along with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, shared their Christmas card photos with t...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
Free shipping isn’t exactly a rarity in today’s shopping scene. So it’d seem that an annual special sales event called Free Shipping Day, which is being held on Friday, December 14 this year, wouldn’t be all that special. In fact, the website F...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
French luxury brand LVMH, whose portfolio includes brands ranging from Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, and Fendi to Hennessy and Dom Pérignon, will soon have a range of new luxury hotels, cruises, and train excursions under its belt. The luxury ...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
A 21-year-old American studying abroad in the Netherlands has allegedly been stabbed to death by her suite-mate, authorities said Friday. Sarah Papenheim, from Andover, Minn., was found with multiple stab wounds on Wednesday in a Rotterdam apar...
By N/A, December 14, 2018
T+L launched Operation Vacation to inspire workers to use their days off and get away, offering exclusive travel discounts as incentive. For the latest deals on hotels, airfare, cruises, and trip packages, visit travelandleisure.com/operation-vaca...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
It’s no secret that the Gilmore Girls have an unabashed love affair with food. From their daily meals at Luke’s Diner to their late night junk food binges, Lorelai and Rory always brought their appetites. Now, fans of the show can do the same w...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
You might want to pack your bags, because we just found your new dream home. And the best part is that it’s a whole island... inhabited by penguins. According to the BBC, Pebble Island, located in the Falkland Islands, is officially going up fo...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Here’s your casual reminder to watch your fingers when you’re flying. Actor Stephen Keys, known for his roles in "Soul Plane," Big Time Rush and "Fifty Pills" is currently suing American Airlines and SkyWest over an injured pinky finger, accord...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Carnival Cruise Line is known for being the most extra fleet in the sea, but its latest announcement may take the cake. Christine Duffy, Carnival’s president, shared with USA Today, that the company will soon add the 5,200-passenger ship known ...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Air France’s new CEO not only has an impressive resume, she’s also great at breaking glass ceilings. The European airline’s board of directors named their new CEO on Wednesday after a slew of resignations and employee strikes, and their decisio...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Vitaminwater wants you to put down your smartphone. And they’re willing to pay you $100,000 to do it. As part of a new contest, Vitaminwater will select one lucky winner to receive a $100,000 cash prize. But, in return, that person must be ...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Dozens of tiny songbirds have been flocking to the U.S., but not in the way you think. At New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport last weekend, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents stopped a man traveling from Georgetown, Guyana a...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
The royal family’s Christmas celebrations are all about tradition. Each year, the entire family heads out to the countryside to take part in a number of activities. Those activities include exchanging gag gifts, eating a few roasted birds, and hea...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Have you ever seen a sky full of shooting stars? Despite the hype about meteor showers, there are, in truth, very few that live up to their billing. However, one of the "big three" of the year, the Geminids, peaks tonight. Expect fireballs!  Wh...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Earlier this week, passengers on board a Southwest flight were a bit shocked to find out their plane had to turn back. It wasn’t due to weather or mechanical issues. Instead, the plane was forced to turn around because a human heart was left on th...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
This article originally appeared on BHG.com. They're back, they're back! Pillsbury brought back their seasonal favorite: Grands! Hot Cocoa Rolls for a limited time to ring in the holiday season. Related: 8 Hot Cocoa Foods You Need to Surviv...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
As America's largest convenience store chain, 7-Eleven is synonymous with grabbing things on the go. Now, that applies to wine as well. The chain has announced its first-ever, private-label canned wine — a new product that is fittingly called Roam...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
When Amazon announced it was going to build a second headquarters, it was a year-long PR campaign that inspired endless speculation and anticipation, with hundreds of cities narrowed down to 20 hopefuls, and eventually, the letdown that not one ci...
By N/A, December 13, 2018
Age — and height — are nothing but a number for Irene O’Shea! Over the weekend, the Australian woman celebrated her 102nd birthday by going skydiving, a yearly tradition she has kept since turning 100. This year, however, was even more special ...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
A Room with a View My husband, Gary, and I have been to Venice many times and have stayed in properties all over the city, from cheap B&Bs to high-end properties like Belmond Hotel Cipriani (doubles from $786). This time around, I’m tempted to ...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
There's a high chance we just found the perfect travel wallet to accompany you on your next trip. That’s no exaggeration; we really do mean perfect. In addition to its minimalist design, myriad of card slots, and many other essential features, thi...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Holly Monahan is a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world, and can help plan your perfect getaway. Below is an example of the type of itineraries she creates. To work with Holly, you can contact h...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Your hotel loyalty points can get you much, much more than a free night every once in a while. Like, perhaps, a night with Steven Tyler watching the GRAMMYs together. Hilton Honors is auctioning away a few fantastic experiences around the 61st ...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
The Candy Man isn’t the only one who can cover things in chocolate (and a miracle or two). Turns out, this chocolate factory in Germany found itself accidentally making its own chocolate river. According to the Associated Press, a storage tank ...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
You get a flight to Oprah, you get a flight to Oprah and you get a flight to Oprah! A Nashville councilwoman has proposed renaming the Nashville International Airport to the Oprah G. Winfrey Nashville International Airport. Although Oprah ...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
There’s a particular spot in England that you might not think of as a tourist attraction — until you see it during Christmas. A plastic tunnel, called the Bude Tunnel, connects a parking lot to an adjacent supermarket in Bude, Cornwall, England...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic is set to launch its SpaceShipTwo test flight as early as Dec. 13, bringing the company’s spacecraft all the way to space – depending on what your definition of space is. According to The Washington Post, the c...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Already known for its low flight prices, budget carrier WOW Air is now offering travelers half off round-trip airfare on all its routes. The airline is offering 50 percent off round-trip tickets booked between Dec. 12 and 16 for travel betw...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
You’re probably aware of the fact that Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra got married last week. You know, because of their plentiful social media posts, their People cover, and their constant gushing about their love for one another. Though you’v...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Movie dates just got more adorable. According to Plano Profile, K9 Cinemas, a movie theater designed for dog owners and their pets, opened in Plano, Texas, on Dec. 7. K9 Cinemas allows humans to bring up to two dogs each into the theater, to...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Crisp air, falling snow, and cozy sweaters are all winter staples. But what’s winter without a mug of comforting hot chocolate? The powdered, just add water kind is fine for those times you’re surrounded by friends and family in the comfort of you...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
On Wednesday, a gunman killed at least two people and wounded 14 more in Strasbourg, home to France’s largest Christmas market. The event, The Washington Post reported, was declared an act of terrorism by the Paris prosecutor. A manhunt is still u...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
Prince George knows which parent is best to go to for help with arts and crafts projects — and it’s not his dad! After visiting Evelina London Children’s Hospital on Tuesday, Prince William and Kate Middleton stopped by the Passage homeless cen...
By N/A, December 12, 2018
If you ended up having to book a middle seat for your trip home this holiday season, Smirnoff might have an upgrade for you. The spirit maker, which is owned by Diageo, is promoting its spiked seltzer by spending up to $50,000 this holiday seas...
By N/A, December 11, 2018
By N/A, December 11, 2018
Get ready, because the biggest train wreck in music entertainment history is about to hit your streaming device. The Fyre Festival, an ill-fated, heavily hyped and ultimately disastrous luxury music festival that (sort of) went down in April 20...

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