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Latest Travel News from CNN - RSS Channel - App Travel Section

10/18/2017 06:47 AM
Lava and luxury: A wallet-scorching tour

10/18/2017 08:24 AM
World's best airport swimming pools
Forget on-site cinemas and private bars, it seems spectacular swimming pools have become the hottest airport amenity.

10/16/2017 02:12 AM
Aboard a 1938 flight from London to Australia

10/18/2017 05:44 AM
How tourists can save lives on their travels
Vacationing in developing countries can sometimes leave travelers feeling uneasy, particularly if they're concerned that tourism may be doing more harm than good.

10/05/2017 06:47 AM
Seattle architecture beyond the Space Needle
Award-winning architect Tom Kundig shows off his favorite Seattle buildings and tells the story of how a sixth-grade science teacher influenced his life's work.

10/10/2017 02:14 PM
Volcanoes and valleys on the Big Island
The youngest of Hawaii's main islands -- and it's still growing, with over 500 acres of new land added over the last 30 years -- the Big Island of Hawai'i overflows with outdoor adventures. Here you can hike to the edge of the world's longest-running volcanic eruption, then climb Hawaii's two tallest peaks.

10/16/2017 12:41 PM
They purchased paradise ... then gave it all away
This is the story of the couple who purchased paradise, the neighbors who curse their name and the idea that might save life as we know it.

10/10/2017 01:33 AM
Laps of luxury: 17 jaw-dropping pools around the world
Diving in at the deep end has never been more enjoyable than in these jaw-dropping pools.

10/05/2017 06:55 AM
Johannesburg gaining on its stunner of a sibling city
Arriving at the Saxon Hotel requires a series of grand entrances: the imposing 20-foot gate through the high walls that separate the grounds from Johannesburg's suburban expanse; the meandering drive through the lush gardens; the foyer to the hotel with its enormous ostrich egg chandelier.

10/04/2017 06:56 PM
Wake up to wildlife: Asia's best luxury tented camps
The glamping trend has swept through Asia, with new luxury tented camps setting up in the region's most pristine locations.

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GANNETT Syndication Service

10/18/2017 10:08 AM
First look: Delta shows off new 'flagship' Airbus A350 in Atlanta
Delta offered an up-close look of the Airbus A350, a jet it says will become its new “flagship” aircraft for international service.

10/18/2017 04:45 AM
Denali National Park: Untamed wilderness and scenic beauty
Denali National Park has only one road, but six million acres of wilderness to see.

10/18/2017 10:28 AM
Pilsners, pivovars and beer halls in Prague
Explore Prague's beer scene with beer halls, beer gardens and local snacks in the country with the most beer consumption per capita.

10/18/2017 04:59 AM
Nine Santa Monica hotels for a sunny SoCal experience
While Santa Monica offers dozens of solid properties to pick from, these have particularly captured our attention.

10/18/2017 05:03 AM
Dogs now welcome at Disney World resorts
Select Disney World resorts will let guests check in with dogs.

10/17/2017 04:43 AM
Celestyal Olympia: A cruise ship that will take you to the Greek Islands
The 1,664-passenger vessel operates short trips to the Greek Islands out of the port of Piraeus, near Athens.

10/17/2017 04:55 AM
‘Magical Towns’: Authentic Mexico off the beaten path
Travelers who feel comfortable striking out on their own will find small towns offering an authentic experience of bygone Mexico.

10/17/2017 03:28 AM
Chicago's can't-miss fried chicken has a signature spread
High-quality ingredients and a homemade honey butter spread have made Honey Butter Fried Chicken famous in Chicago's Avondale neighborhood.

10/17/2017 04:45 AM
Thrill of the week: Ride Busch Garden's InvadR
Ride Busch Gardens Williamsburg's first wooden coaster virtually.

10/16/2017 05:03 AM
Hotel del Coronado: San Diego’s luxury landmark for 129 years
Since its opening in 1888, the hotel has been a San Diego landmark, its silhouette rising from the coastline like a sandcastle reaching for the sky.

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USATODAY - Today In the Sky

06/19/2017 08:04 PM
Allegiant : 28 new routes, 3 new cities part of its biggest expansion ever
Allegiant bills news as “largest-ever announcement of new service in the company’s history.”

06/18/2017 08:52 PM
Weather delays: Monday turned out to be a terrible day to fly
Air travelers faced major headaches Monday afternoon as a long line thunderstorms blocked flight paths from New England to the Gulf Coast. 

06/20/2017 03:48 AM
Qatar Airways CEO warns of 'lasting wound' from 'blockade'
CEO: Fliers are returning and again using Qatar as aviation hub after initial hit to business.

06/18/2017 07:03 PM
Paris Air Show day 1: A bigger 737, huge Airbus order and the president
See all the stories that made news from the opening day of the Paris Air Show.

06/19/2017 02:59 AM
Boeing unveils a bigger 737 in fight against Airbus
Boeing's plans for 'stretched' version of its 737 Max aircraft came at the Paris Air Show.

06/19/2017 12:24 AM
Paris Air Show 2017: Airbus lands first big deal on Monday
Airbus has clinched a deal for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes in its first big move at the show.

06/19/2017 12:36 AM
Paris Air Show: What to look for in 2017
Boeing-Airbus rivalry will again be huge, but there are other interesting story lines.

06/15/2017 06:37 PM
New era of budget travel? Norwegian begins Boeing 737 flights to Europe
Discount airline will be flying 12 Boeing 737 routes to Europe from small U.S. airports by fall.

06/16/2017 05:12 AM
Name that airport ... (Bangkok Suvarnabhumi)
UPDATE: The photo in this week's "name that airport" post is of Thailand's Suvarnabhumi Airport near Bangkok. 

06/16/2017 12:00 AM
Spirit Airlines adds new routes from Pittsburgh, Hartford
The budget carrier is growing at two of its newest cities with more flights to Florida.

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GANNETT Syndication Service

10/16/2017 05:03 AM
Hotel del Coronado: San Diego’s luxury landmark for 129 years
Since its opening in 1888, the hotel has been a San Diego landmark, its silhouette rising from the coastline like a sandcastle reaching for the sky.

10/18/2017 09:30 AM
The 20 most popular hotels in Washington, D.C.
Expedia names the 20 most in demand hotels in Washington, D.C.

10/11/2017 10:09 AM
Honeymoon hotels: Five romantic resorts in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit
Couples can choose among a selection of secluded five-star resorts, boutique beach town hotels, or classic Mexican accommodations.

10/18/2017 04:59 AM
Nine Santa Monica hotels for a sunny SoCal experience
While Santa Monica offers dozens of solid properties to pick from, these have particularly captured our attention.

10/18/2017 04:48 AM
Nine Santa Monica hotels for a sunny SoCal experience

10/18/2017 05:03 AM
Dogs now welcome at Disney World resorts
Select Disney World resorts will let guests check in with dogs.

10/17/2017 09:34 AM
Staybridge Suites partners with celebrity chef Carla Hall
The Chew's co-host Carla Hall creates recipes for IHG brand

10/15/2017 07:09 PM
Celebrity chef Carla Hall creates recipes for Staybridge Suites

10/10/2017 04:53 AM
Photo tour: Marriott Marquis Bangkok, Thailand’s largest hotel
The property is the brand’s second international Marquis hotel and the first in the Asia-Pacific region.

10/04/2017 08:46 AM
Do your business in these 10 work-friendly bathrooms
The best bathrooms the Southwest has to offer

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GANNETT Syndication Service

10/13/2017 04:45 AM
Find beautiful fall colors in these public lands
From national parks to wildlife refuges, these public lands are perfect for leaf peeping.

10/17/2017 04:45 AM
Thrill of the week: Ride Busch Garden's InvadR
Ride Busch Gardens Williamsburg's first wooden coaster virtually.

10/13/2017 05:15 AM
Five must-see small towns in Arizona
These towns feature scenic beauty, easy access and welcoming main street businesses.

10/16/2017 04:45 AM
Halloween thrills at theme parks around the USA
Six Flags Magic Mountain turns out the lights on many of its coasters, while other parks dial up the scares with mazes.

10/12/2017 05:08 AM
Nine classic weekend getaways that are better in fall
Here are nine destinations across the U.S. that you can visit on a modest budget.

10/13/2017 05:16 AM
Classic Masonic temple transformed into new L.A. art museum
The temple on Wilshire Boulevard is now home to the Marciano Art Foundation, featuring more than 1,500 works of art.

10/18/2017 04:45 AM
Denali National Park: Untamed wilderness and scenic beauty
Denali National Park has only one road, but six million acres of wilderness to see.

10/17/2017 08:23 PM
From edible flowers to botanical art, Dallas is blooming
The "D" in "Big D" just may stand for delicious!

10/17/2017 08:19 PM
Readers' Choice: 50 states, 50 winning attractions
What attraction was crowned the best in your state?

10/16/2017 08:57 AM
Attention doggie owners! You can now bring your dogs to Disney World!
Good news for pet owners: next time you go to Disney World, your dogs can tag along!

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times

NYT > Travel

10/18/2017 02:00 AM
Drilling Near Dinosaur National Monument Draws Criticism
The Bureau of Land Management plans to auction drilling rights on land close to the park’s visitor center. Conservation groups have objections.
10/17/2017 07:42 AM
Next Stop: In Norway, the Journey Is the Destination
A writer finds emotional solace on some of Norway’s scenic remote roads, which have been transformed into architectural wonders.
10/18/2017 02:25 AM
Frugal Traveler: Navigating Sometimes Chaotic, Always Fascinating Addis Ababa
Not only can the Ethiopian capital be done inexpensively, you will also find fascinating cultural landmarks, wonderful food and an almost unparalleled coffee culture.
10/18/2017 02:00 AM
6 Spooky Travel Destinations for the Halloween Season
While a few cities provide a spooky vibe all-year-round, festivals, theme park pop-up events and other haunted happenings elsewhere have helped make Halloween a travel season all its own.
10/17/2017 02:00 AM
Chasing the Deal: Skipping Turkey at Home for Thanksgiving? Consider a Hotel Stay Overseas
Hotels from Italy to Argentina to Iceland are offering savings over the long Thanksgiving weekend.
10/17/2017 08:39 AM
Delta Passenger Says She Was Stopped From Singing National Anthem for Fallen Soldier
The airline said it was looking into what happened on the flight carrying the body to Atlanta, after a widely circulated Facebook video.
10/16/2017 02:00 AM
Update: How the Florida Keys Are Coming Back to Life
Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage. But the main road through the islands is open — and many hotels, restaurants and festivals are back in business.
10/17/2017 07:12 AM
The Free Meal, Long Gone, Returns on Some Airlines
Complimentary food, along with Wi-Fi and free entertainment, is an indication of the airlines’ emergence from hard economic times.
10/14/2017 02:00 AM
Trending: Surf and Safari: Packages Offer Two Hotels, Two Experiences
Properties are giving guests different destinations in one trip — including jungle and beach in Belize, city and country in New York.
10/16/2017 08:18 AM
Heads Up: Downtown Miami: More Than a Gateway to the Beach
Downtown Miami is bustling again, and a new express train connecting it to Palm Beach is set to deliver more visitors by year’s end.
10/13/2017 02:00 AM
Along the Mississippi
The Great River Road, the byway that runs next to the Mississippi River, was the organizing principle of a road trip that took a family through the history of this land.
10/11/2017 11:14 AM
Essay: As the 747 Begins Its Final Approach, a Pilot Takes a Flight Down Memory Lane
The iconic plane revolutionized air travel. Now it is being retired. Here’s why I’ll miss flying them.
10/12/2017 12:00 PM
Travel Tips: How to Celebrate Holidays on the Road
Book a private room for a meal, ask the kitchen to prepare family recipes and plan a special excursion.
10/17/2017 04:22 PM
After Drone Hits Plane in Canada, New Fears About Air Safety
Pilots are filing reports of drones flying too high on a weekly, almost daily basis, despite new rules and fines.
10/15/2017 10:32 PM
Heard the One About Asia’s Comedy Scene? First, You’ll Need a Permit
Comedians in some Asian countries must have their scripts approved while finding creative ways to joke about sex and politics so as not to offend the government.

Top Of New York Times Section


NYT > Escapes

03/05/2010 01:42 PM
Paddleboarding in Hawaii: Who Cares About Surf
Paddleboarding while upright means venturing far and wide without having to hunt for waves.
03/05/2010 12:27 AM
The Falcon: A Jazz Haven in a Hudson Valley Hamlet
Away from Manhattan’s urban frenzy, one man’s hospitality has created an intimate stage for top-tier musicians.
03/05/2010 12:28 AM
Breaking Ground: Sound-View Homes in North Carolina’s Waterfront
A waterfront second-home community in Merry Hill, N.C.
02/27/2010 06:01 PM
From Frozen Vines In Ontario, a Sweet Specialty: Ice Wine
The Niagara Peninsula in Ontario is ground zero for ice wine, whose grapes are ready for harvesting in the middle of winter.

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Latest Travel Tips from ESL

Sujain Thomas -- 2015-08-28 23:46
Travel Truths That Will Always Catch Up With You It doesn’t really matter whether you are one of those meticulous and go-by-the-book travelers or simply the fancy and footloose types without a care in the world, there are certain travel truths that will always catch up with you. You would have ten...
aggouni -- 2015-04-10 19:02
You may wonder what is the healthiest way to spend money? What causes us travel and be globetrotters? Where can a long trip on plane take us to? And where does the only palace exist in the United States? Discover 10 of the finest tourist facts that will introduce you to the world of travelling just ... -- 2015-03-01 04:13
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Jude Tan -- 2014-04-26 01:50
So you've just had your Chinese visa stamped into your passport, your flights are booked, you have your farewell party sorted and it’s just a matter of days before the adventure begins. While a game of charades with your local waitress might be fun the first couple of times, getting chicken claw a...
Well jaded traveler -- 2014-00-22 12:18
When arriving in a new city, from my hotel room (which I always chose in the middle of the hotel area of the city), I walk to a nearby 5 star hotel. They always have a line of taxi cabs waiting in their drive way. They only allow good taxi drivers to pick up their guests. I don't know what the proce...
Peter Goudge -- 2014-00-22 12:09
Every person who has spent some time teaching and travelling around the world has a taxi story to share. Over the past 30 years or so that I’ve been teaching and travelling (with breaks in between), I can safely say that I’ve heard a taxi story from every continent. I’ve heard some shockers in...
Emily Austin -- 2014-00-04 12:29
Whether you are dealing with forest camping for the first time, or you are a frequent camper, a new outdoor tour will always be very thrilling and scary at the same time, especially if it includes camping within it. If you are planning a tour to India for experiencing ultimate fun and adventure, the...
Sarsjh Patrick -- 2013-11-04 12:58
Wildlife photography is indeed very rewarding, yet challenging when compared with all the other kinds of photography. Getting all the animals together to click the perfect picture can at times be very irritating. You cannot control or order them the way you want and therefore, need to have lots of p...
Jon Cheney -- 2013-06-19 17:49
As summer rolls on through, and we all sit in the office pining for a foreign getaway, regrets may begin to creep in that we didn’t think ahead and book something months ago. Thankfully there are plenty of holiday operators offering last minute holiday deals so you don’t have to miss out on a su...
Cliff -- 2013-06-19 15:59
There is always a part of me that dislikes the environmental impacts of traveling. The use of fossil fuels for transportation, buying food in non-environmentally friendly packaging, the list goes on. Luckily, I've found a couple of ways to make traveling a little easier on the environment. Use these...

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