LifeStyle: Travel

Your Passport Can Become Useless Six Months Before It Expires

Sunday  12:05,   24 september 2017
The Daily Meal

Your Passport Can Become Useless Six Months Before It ExpiresOver 80 percent of the world’s nations require a passport for entry — and even if your destination doesn’t demand it, you’ll want to be sure to have yours for re-entry into the United[...]

7 Easy Ways to Get Into Ecotourism

Sunday  12:05,   24 september 2017
PopSugar

Going on vacation is great, but what if you could take a break and do something good for the environment? Ecotourism has been getting a lot of attention lately (the United Nations even declared 2017 as the year of sustainable tourism!), but some of [...]

Four arrested after easyJet flight diverted

Saturday  23:47,   23 september 2017
Sky News

Four passengers have been arrested after a flight from Barcelona to Liverpool was diverted to Bristol Airport. Intoxicated passengers had reportedly caused disruption on the easyJet service at about 11.30pm on Thursday evening.Flight EZY7208[...]

This Is the Creepy Way Hotels Could Spy on You—and How to Prevent It

Saturday  23:47,   23 september 2017
Reader's Digest

It’s no secret that hotel rooms can be pretty germy places. But your health might not be the only thing at stake when staying in hotels; your privacy could be, too. Many have heard the horror stories about hidden cameras and[...]

The 10 worst TripAdvisor hotel reviews that are so bad, they're good.

Saturday  08:36,   23 september 2017
Mamamia

Forget <g class="gr_ gr_11 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Grammar multiReplace" data-gr-id="11" id="11">watching</g> a comedy show – if you want a laugh just head to Trip Advisor. Forget watching [...]

Virtual reality, personalised adventures and boycotting countries - here are six travel travel trends to expect in 2018

Friday  11:35,   22 september 2017
Easyvoyage

Virtual reality, personalised adventures and boycotting countries - here are six travel travel trends to expect in 20182 - A genuine[...]

Istanbul's Ataturk airport closed after private jet crashes: reports

Friday  09:55,   22 september 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

Istanbul's Ataturk airport closed after private jet crashes: reportsThe plane, which had four people on board, was making an emergency landing at Ataturk International Airport, the DHA news agency said. All four were injured but the fire was[...]

Arctic cruise tourism comes of age

Friday  09:50,   22 september 2017
MSN

Arctic cruise tourism comes of ageJust ask Anna Aaluq, who's waiting on a pebbly beach to guide a group of cruise ship passengers around her hometown of Gjoa Haven,[...]

Airbnb founder opens up his own home

Thursday  10:11,   21 september 2017
The Financial Times

Airbnb founder opens up his own homeThoughtful and softly spoken, Gebbia still has the air of an art student about him. He is 36 years old and his black T-shirt and jeans are the Silicon Valley “tech bro” uniform perfected by Steve Jobs. Having[...]

Permits to hike Inca Trail to Machu Picchu to open four months earlier

Thursday  10:07,   21 september 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

Permits to hike Inca Trail to Machu Picchu to open four months earlierWhile the first batch of permits are normally released in January for travel that same year, the Ministry of Culture will be pushing that date up to October[...]

Tour One of the World’s Most Magnificent Modern Yachts

Thursday  09:42,   21 september 2017
Architectural Digest

Tour One of the World’s Most Magnificent Modern YachtsBut then a glimmer of light appeared on the horizon. “The first thing that piqued our interest was a prototypical design that Italian firm Benetti had done,” says Charles. “They found a Dutch[...]

If you see the letters 'SSSS' on your next boarding pass, prepare for a minor nightmare.

Thursday  04:05,   21 september 2017
Mamamia

Travelling to your next destination by plane may be the quickest way to get from point A to point B, but there’s no denying there are many, many things that air travel leaves to be desired.&nbsp;Like having to get to the airport hours before[...]

This Secret Button on Your Airplane Seat Will Instantly Give You More Space

Wednesday  18:32,   20 september 2017
Time

Ever wish you could just press a button and your airplane seat would become instantly less confining?&nbsp;As a traveler, there’s a lot we don’t know about airplanes: why the windows are round, why the lights dim during landing and takeoff, and[...]

11 of the most incredible landscapes on Earth, from Antarctica to the Cocora Valley

Wednesday  11:52,   20 september 2017
Wanderlust

Adventure travel bloggers, including Runaway Juno, Wanderlusters and Nomad Revelations, pick out the world’s most remarkable and beautiful landscapes that need to be seen to be believedAlso Watch: This Canadian destination might not be on your[...]

Amsterdam May Increase Tourist Tax to Dissuade Budget Travelers

Wednesday  11:51,   20 september 2017
Condé Nast Traveler

Tourists could pay as much as an additional €10 per night, thanks to a new city-wide tax.Want a cheap three-day weekend in Amsterdam? Think again. The city wants you to stay a while and, more importantly, spend, spend, spend. The Dutch capital saw[...]