LifeStyle: Travel

Airlines Are Making It Harder to Book Frequent Flier Seats

Thursday  01:55,   25 may 2017
Condé Nast Traveler

Reward seat availability went down for the first time since 2010.In its eighth annual Reward Seat Availability Survey, Ideaworks found that "76.6 percent of reward queries provided access to a saver-style reward seat; this dropped to 72.4 percent[...]

After 10 Year-Gap, Thousands of Lotuses Bloom in Thailand

Thursday  00:55,   25 may 2017
Condé Nast Traveler

The flowers are so fragile, however, that curious visitors are being asked to stay clear.The Khao Sam Roi Yot swamp, located three hours from Bangkok in the Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, had not seen a single lotus bloom since around 2007,[...]

After 10 Year-Gap, Thousands of Lotuses Bloom in Thailand

Thursday  00:55,   25 may 2017
Condé Nast Traveler

The flowers are so fragile, however, that curious visitors are being asked to stay clear.The Khao Sam Roi Yot swamp, located three hours from Bangkok in the Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, had not seen a single lotus bloom since around 2007,[...]

Most Expensive Shore Excursions That Might Be Worth Your Money

Thursday  00:50,   25 may 2017
GOBankingRates

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Most Expensive Shore Excursions That Might Be Worth Your Money

Thursday  00:50,   25 may 2017
GOBankingRates

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Ostrich riding disappears after practice ruffles feathers

Thursday  00:41,   25 may 2017
The Washington Post

South African farms end once-popular tourist activity now seen as bad for the animals.Not so much[...]

The world's best landmark, according to travelers

Thursday  00:05,   25 may 2017
Travel + Leisure

TripAdvisor has announced the world's best landmarks to help you decide which famed cultural and historical sights to add to your bucket list. TripAdvisor has announced the world's best landmarks to help you decide which famed cultural and[...]

Passenger with Prosthetic Was Told to Give Up His Seat

Wednesday  23:45,   24 may 2017
TravelPulse

Despite paying for the extra leg room, an Asiana passenger was told to move.According to ABC7News.com, Tim Seward was on an Asiana Airlines flight Sunday from Beijing, China, to Seoul, South Korea, when a crew member approached him and asked him to[...]

Orlando's not the only hot spot: theme park fun around US

Wednesday  21:37,   24 may 2017
Associated Press

Orlando, Florida, often gets the spotlight when it comes to theme parks. This year is no exception with the openings of Disney World's Pandora-World of Avatar and[...]

The best time to book for July 4 travel deals

Wednesday  21:36,   24 may 2017
Travel + Leisure

Memorial Day may be right around the corner, but it’s already time to start looking at your next summer vacation. According to troves of historical data, it’s time to start booking your flights for the Fourth of July if you want to score major[...]

The most popular summer destinations in America named in new TripAdvisor survey

Wednesday  21:32,   24 may 2017
AOL

Summer has a special meaning in everyone's heart. Summer has a special meaning in everyone's[...]

The most popular summer destinations in America named in new TripAdvisor survey

Wednesday  21:32,   24 may 2017
AOL

Summer has a special meaning in everyone's heart. Summer has a special meaning in everyone's[...]

Surge in US passport applications prompts special passport fairs across country

Wednesday  21:27,   24 may 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

To respond to the record surge in passport applications which is expected to last through to 2018, the US State Department is holding a series of special Passport Acceptance Fairs across the US that will expedite the process for first-time[...]

The 4 Ways to Get Cleared Through Airport Security and Across Borders Fastest

Wednesday  20:07,   24 may 2017
MSN

Four little-known U.S. government programs allow you to be pre-screened so TSA lines, border crossings and re-entry to the U.S. are quick and easy. The Department of Homeland Security has four different (but overlapping) “trusted traveler” programs [...]

Massive slide buries stretch of iconic California highway

Wednesday  19:30,   24 may 2017
AFP

A massive rockslide has buried a stretch of California's iconic seaside Highway 1 which had already been hit by a number of road closures caused by severe winter storms, state transportation officials said Tuesday. The slide on one of America's[...]