LifeStyle: Travel

Where Should I Go on Vacation?

Thursday  01:45,   24 august 2017

Travel is a three-legged stool supported by dreams, budget and available time.“Start with what you have always dreamed of doing or learning instead of where you want to go,” said Kerry Mooneyham, Travel Advisor with Midwest Travel Solutions in[...]

United Nations launches manual on tourist etiquette

Thursday  01:41,   24 august 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

Always ask before taking photos of other people to respect their privacy, and refrain from giving money to begging children and support community projects instead. 5/8 SLIDES © Provided by AFPRelaxNews Take appropriate health and safety precautions [...]

Six Flags Magic Mountain will open daily all year in 2018

Thursday  00:55,   24 august 2017

"More flags! More fun!" That's been a tagline for Six Flags advertising across its chain of amusement parks. Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, Calif. may want to consider modifying its slogan to "More days! More fun!"[...]

Tuvalu Island Is the Least-visited Country in the World

Wednesday  23:06,   23 august 2017
Travel + Leisure

With beautiful beaches, low crime, and expansive natural beauty, the island of Tuvalu is an ideal getaway in the South Pacific. But unlike some nearby islands, it still hasn't been over-run by tourists. In fact, it was the least-visited country in[...]

This City Will Fine You for Texting and Walking

Wednesday  22:57,   23 august 2017

This really shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone who’s done it: You are just no good at texting and walking. It really shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone who’s done it: You are just no good at texting and[...]

Paris On Track for Record-Breaking Tourism Year

Wednesday  22:30,   23 august 2017

Around 16.4 million tourists visited the city in the first half of 2017.The Paris Tourist Board announced Tuesday that 16.4 million tourists visited the city in the first half of 2017, a pace that would result in a record-breaking year for the[...]

How to Deal With a Rude Seat Recliner on a Plane, According to an Etiquette Expert

Wednesday  19:11,   23 august 2017

Perhaps the only thing more frustrating than shrinking leg room on airplanes is when a passenger reclines their seat, further encroaching on already tight space. While the impulse is understandable, the shift in angle can lead to severe discomfort. [...]

US State Department Updates Mexico Travel Warning

Wednesday  18:54,   23 august 2017

Travelers are being warned about visiting certain areas in Mexico.The United States Department of State issued a travel warning Tuesday for[...]

Today is cheap flight day — here's what that means

Wednesday  18:37,   23 august 2017

"Cheap flight day" is an unofficial holiday that people claim is the best time to get travel deals. If you're looking to buy plane tickets, you can get good deals today, but not for the reasons you might think.Some claim that cheap flight [...]

WOW Air, known for $99 Europe fares, adds 4 new U.S. cities

Wednesday  16:38,   23 august 2017

Can St. Louis support a non-stop route to Iceland? How about Cleveland, Cincinnati and Detroit? WOW Air announced on Wednesday that it’s adding service from those four cities, giving a total of 12 U.S. destinations and two in[...]

Today Is Cheap Flight Day. Here's What You Need to Know About This 'Magic Date'

Wednesday  16:37,   23 august 2017

Cheap Flight Day, which happens every year around this time, sounds awesome and is indeed worth noting if you love travel deals. Basically, Cheap Flight Day—which is generally said to be August 23, but sometimes August 21 or 22—is the day[...]

Father and Daughter Kicked Off Frontier Airlines Flight for 'Inappropriate' Behavior

Wednesday  16:37,   23 august 2017

A 70-year-old father and his 25-year-old daughter were kicked off a Frontier Airlines flight from Orlando, Florida, to St. Louis, Missouri, due to “inappropriate” behavior. GALLERY: We compared Economy and Economy Plus on 6 different[...]

Medieval Coffin Damaged By Photo-Taking Museum Visitors

Wednesday  02:20,   23 august 2017
International Business Times

Prittlewell Priory’s 800-year-old stone coffin was damaged when visitors tried to take a cheeky photo. Prittlewell Priory’s 800-year-old stone coffin was damaged when visitors Photo: william/CC BY-SA 2.0 “To prevent future damage we[...]

$99 flight to Europe? Here's what it really costs

Wednesday  01:26,   23 august 2017

We all love great deals to Europe, and how Norwegian Air has pushed airfares down for international travel, flying shiny new Boeing Dreamliners nonstop from an increasing number of U.S. cities. But older airlines such as British Airways, Delta and[...]

There Is a Sweet Spot For When You Should Book Your Thanksgiving Travel

Wednesday  01:16,   23 august 2017

I know, I know, it's still Summer, but it's a good time to start thinking about booking flights for Thanksgiving if you have travel in mind. According to data from Expedia, the sweet spot for booking Thanksgiving flights is 61-90 days in[...]