Travels

May 1 2018

Amsterdam Travel Coverage – The New York Times, times travel.#Times #travel

Amsterdam Travel Coverage The Dutch Way: Tulips, Windmills and Barnyard Animals A mother recalls a favorite ritual with her young daughter, visiting some of Amsterdam’s many neighborhood children’s farms or petting zoos. Latest Articles August 30, 2016 Amsterdam, Revisited By RUSSELL SHORTO Tourism and global hipsterism have transformed the city where I once lived. But not entirely — the canals endure. At Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, Art on the Plate By EDWARD SCHNEIDER The cooking at Rijks is precise and imaginative in both flavor and technique. A Religious Museum Expands in Amsterdam By DIANE DANIEL The reconfigured Our Lord in the Attic …

May 1 2018

Travel News & Deals Blog – Los Angeles Times, times travel.#Times #travel

Travel News & Deals I always read the Travel section looking for bargains and was happy to see the article about deals in Paris [“The City of Light for Less,” Money Matters, by Debbi Kickham, Nov. 26]. All the ideas were great until it came to shopping. What I don’t understand is why a tour guide for $125 an hour is a deal. If her fee is even less than the discount I would get, I probably couldn’t afford the final price. With a loud crack, Coconut Joe deftly whacked a fresh green coconut with his machete, slipped a straw …

May 1 2018

The Tico Times, Costa Rica News, Travel, Real Estate – Costa Rica’s leading English-language newspaper since 1956, featuring breaking news, regional news, travel, business, sports, entertainment and real estate, times travel.#Times #travel

times travel Despite its dark past, Medellín, Colombia, remains one of Latin America s great cities COLUMNS A second round, Holy Sunday and the poor electoral menu My little brother: remembering Kevin Multipurpose malinche, an attractive and useful ornamental Amateur Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion The bird who rules Costa Rica, and the language of rain FEATURED CONTENT A second round, Holy Sunday and the poor electoral menu Let’s assume it s a fact that Costa Rica will vote for its next president for the 5 questions for English artist Jonathan Minshull “I decided to come to Costa Rica …

May 1 2018

National Rail Enquiries – Official source for UK train times and timetables, times travel.#Times #travel

5,700 new carriages by 2021 Read the railway’s plan to improve your journey. You could help save a life Check before you travel this Christmas and New Year Get 1/3 off rail fares with a Railcard All the information you need to understand your train ticket and train services your ticket is valid for Major improvement work in 2018 See live departures arrivals for your favourite stations here Special offers Railcards 2FOR1 offers Ticket Offers InterRail Railway Children The generous support of people like you has enabled us to help thousands of street children around the world. Donate today Home

Apr 8 2018

Amsterdam Travel Coverage – The New York Times, travel times.#Travel #times

Amsterdam Travel Coverage The Dutch Way: Tulips, Windmills and Barnyard Animals A mother recalls a favorite ritual with her young daughter, visiting some of Amsterdam’s many neighborhood children’s farms or petting zoos. Latest Articles August 30, 2016 Amsterdam, Revisited By RUSSELL SHORTO Tourism and global hipsterism have transformed the city where I once lived. But not entirely — the canals endure. At Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, Art on the Plate By EDWARD SCHNEIDER The cooking at Rijks is precise and imaginative in both flavor and technique. A Religious Museum Expands in Amsterdam By DIANE DANIEL The reconfigured Our Lord in the Attic …

Apr 8 2018

The Seattle Times, Local news, sports, business, politics, entertainment, travel, restaurants and opinion for Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, travel times.#Travel #times

travel times After talking to The Seattle Times about his girlfriend’s arrest by immigration officials, a Pacific County man was detained himself. He said an agent told him it was because of what had been written. No. 11 Huskies to play in Fiesta Bowl against No. 9 Penn State Updated 4:04 pm CVS expands into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid Updated 4:27 pm No. 18 Washington State gets a repeat Holiday Bowl bid, this time against No. 16 Michigan State What the Seahawks need to do to beat the Eagles on Sunday Night Football The big deficits in GOP …

Apr 8 2018

Travel News & Deals Blog – Los Angeles Times, travel times.#Travel #times

Travel News & Deals I always read the Travel section looking for bargains and was happy to see the article about deals in Paris [“The City of Light for Less,” Money Matters, by Debbi Kickham, Nov. 26]. All the ideas were great until it came to shopping. What I don’t understand is why a tour guide for $125 an hour is a deal. If her fee is even less than the discount I would get, I probably couldn’t afford the final price. With a loud crack, Coconut Joe deftly whacked a fresh green coconut with his machete, slipped a straw …

Feb 10 2018

National Rail Enquiries – Official source for UK train times and timetables, times travel.#Times #travel

5,700 new carriages by 2021 Read the railway’s plan to improve your journey. You could help save a life Check before you travel this Christmas and New Year Get 1/3 off rail fares with a Railcard All the information you need to understand your train ticket and train services your ticket is valid for Major improvement work in 2018 See live departures arrivals for your favourite stations here Special offers Railcards 2FOR1 offers Ticket Offers InterRail Railway Children The generous support of people like you has enabled us to help thousands of street children around the world. Donate today Home

Feb 10 2018

Travel News & Deals Blog – Los Angeles Times, times travel.#Times #travel

Travel News & Deals I always read the Travel section looking for bargains and was happy to see the article about deals in Paris [“The City of Light for Less,” Money Matters, by Debbi Kickham, Nov. 26]. All the ideas were great until it came to shopping. What I don’t understand is why a tour guide for $125 an hour is a deal. If her fee is even less than the discount I would get, I probably couldn’t afford the final price. With a loud crack, Coconut Joe deftly whacked a fresh green coconut with his machete, slipped a straw …

Feb 10 2018

Travel News – Los Angeles Times, times travel.#Times #travel

TRAVEL If you re visiting Yosemite, bring tire chains. Snow has shut Glacier Point and Tioga roads until spring Popular roads to Yosemite National Park’s backcountry have closed for the season because of hazardous driving conditions after a recent storm, according to a park news release Wednesday. Tioga Road (California Highway 120), the east-west route through the park, and Glacier Point Road have shut. Las Vegas cocktails inspired by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle s engagement Santa Barbara s Biltmore turns 90 with photo show and custom-made wines California Bucket List Ski in the morning, surf in the evening, with …

Feb 10 2018

The Tico Times, Costa Rica News, Travel, Real Estate – Costa Rica’s leading English-language newspaper since 1956, featuring breaking news, regional news, travel, business, sports, entertainment and real estate, times travel.#Times #travel

times travel Despite its dark past, Medellín, Colombia, remains one of Latin America s great cities COLUMNS A second round, Holy Sunday and the poor electoral menu My little brother: remembering Kevin Multipurpose malinche, an attractive and useful ornamental Amateur Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion The bird who rules Costa Rica, and the language of rain FEATURED CONTENT A second round, Holy Sunday and the poor electoral menu Let’s assume it s a fact that Costa Rica will vote for its next president for the 5 questions for English artist Jonathan Minshull “I decided to come to Costa Rica …

Feb 10 2018

The Seattle Times, Local news, sports, business, politics, entertainment, travel, restaurants and opinion for Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, times travel.#Times #travel

times travel It’s the game of the year so far, and we’ve got you covered with live updates, highlights, photos and analysis as the Seahawks (7-4) take on the Eagles (10-1) in primetime at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Updated 5:39 pm ICE tracks down immigrant who spoke to media in SW Washington: ‘You are the one from the newspaper’ No. 11 Huskies to play in Fiesta Bowl against No. 9 Penn State Updated 5:03 pm CVS expands into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid Updated 4:27 pm The big deficits in GOP tax plan aren’t a glitch — they’re the …

Feb 3 2018

The Seattle Times, Local news, sports, business, politics, entertainment, travel, restaurants and opinion for Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, travel times.#Travel #times

travel times After talking to The Seattle Times about his girlfriend’s arrest by immigration officials, a Pacific County man was detained himself. He said an agent told him it was because of what had been written. No. 11 Huskies to play in Fiesta Bowl against No. 9 Penn State Updated 4:04 pm CVS expands into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid Updated 4:27 pm No. 18 Washington State gets a repeat Holiday Bowl bid, this time against No. 16 Michigan State What the Seahawks need to do to beat the Eagles on Sunday Night Football The big deficits in GOP …

Jan 6 2018

Are airlines padding flight times to improve on-time performance? LA Times #simpsons #travel

#airline flight # Are airlines padding flight times to improve on-time performance? Airline schedule Erik S. Lesser / EPA Canceled flights are seen on a video display at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport during a severe winter storm in February 2014. A new study suggests that airlines have been padding the allotted time for flights. Airlines say they set aside as much time as needed to deal with weather problems and tarmac congestion. Hugo Martin Contact Reporter About a decade ago, Joe Nolan, a semi-retired electrical engineer from Palm Desert, could expect to hop on a flight at Palm Springs International …

Dec 31 2017

Europe Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #discount #sites

#travel europe # In London, Portuguese Fare, Served With a Twist At Taberna, the food is traditional Portuguese as seen through the eyes of an imaginative, skilled chef. But this sharp focus does not mean monotony. An Unlikely Tourist Attraction in Poland: Storks Following the trail of white storks through northeast Poland, where almost three-quarters of them live, offers an opportunity to explore the area’s history, wildlife and landscapes. In Iceland, a Literary Tour Explores Rich History To the residents of Reykjavik, the culture of storytelling seems to be the source of their greatest national pride and Iceland has a …

Dec 23 2017

Budget Travel Travel Coverage – The New York Times #online #travel #agent

#budget travel # Budget Travel Travel Coverage Latest Articles November 9, 2015 Weak Ruble Makes Russia More Accessible for Budget Travel By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The ruble’s weak. The warnings about a complicated visa process were wrong, at least with a travel agency’s help. And current geopolitical tensions make this a good time to temper headlines about Russia with everyday people and places. A Tour of the Middle East, and More, in Dearborn, Michigan By SETH KUGEL A sprawling Arab museum, a detour to the Henry Ford Museum, and a Lebanese meat market, where all is not as it seems. …

Dec 23 2017

Best Times to Travel to South America #ireland #travel #packages

#travel south america # Best Times to Travel to South America There s a good time to travel to South America, and then there s the best time to make the trip.  Think about it for a second  clear skies, mild temperatures, few crowds, good hotel selections, and empty beaches just waiting for you to sink your toes in the sand. We re here to help you sort out the good times from the best times to travel to South America . First of all, as a general rule, South America s seasons are the opposite of North America s …

Dec 23 2017

Best Times to Visit Cape Town #how #to #find #cheap #airfare

#travel to africa # Precipitation (in) Cape Town’s summer season sees the most tourism, with travelers flocking from all over the world to take advantage of the city’s sprawling beaches and outdoor attractions. You’ll want to book your accommodations several months in advance to ensure availability. The weather during this season is warm but not overwhelming, with average daytime highs ranging from the mid- to high 70s. Autumn in Cape Town is the ideal time for lovers of vino. The temperature drops, and the tourist exodus signifies the start of the annual wine harvest. Many of the wineries in and …

Dec 9 2017

Indonesia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #directions

#indonesia travel # Indonesia Travel Coverage Parks and Recreation News: R.V.-Sharing Website Launches and More What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including narrated guides to two national parks and a new reserve in Sydney. Finding the Other, Cheaper Side of Bali Avoiding the tourist crowd meant heading away from southern Bali’s two tourist epicenters. In Papua, Indonesia, a Visit to the Welcoming Dani People A trek that ends up in a visit to the Dani people proves to be an enlightening experience as the villagers share their customs. In Indonesia, a Region …

Dec 6 2017

New York City Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #spain

#new york travel # New York City Travel Coverage To Save on New York Hotels, Look Outside Manhattan Comparing hotel rates in central and Downtown Manhattan with those in Queens, Brooklyn, Upper Manhattan and New Jersey. Resort and Hotel News: Pods for Meditation; Jazz in New York What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a new tennis program at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic. Tribute to Lennon at Symphony Space Endures in 35th Year Joe Raiola, now an editor at Mad magazine, founded Theater Within’s John Lennon Tribute, and its …

Dec 4 2017

Portland, Ore. Travel Coverage – The New York Times #cheap #flight #and #hotel #deals

#travel portland # Portland, Ore. Travel Coverage Wandering the Wonders of Oregon A state tourism campaign promotes Oregon destinations from Crater Lake National Park to the Columbia River Gorge; here’s how to see them. On the ‘Wild’ Movie Trail in Oregon Visiting places in the state that were locations for the new film based on Cheryl Strayed’s book. Restaurant Report: Kachka in Portland, Ore. Vodka stars at this spot, where the menu includes more than 50 brands of the spirit, as well as a selection of small plates meant to complement a night of imbibing. In the Northwest, 3 Trips, …

Nov 9 2017

Surfing Travel Coverage – The New York Times #airline #tickets

#surf travel # In Morocco, a Surf City Scene Includes Camels Surfers have enjoyed waves here for decades, but insiders say there are still lots of great spots to be found. Four Cool New(ish) Summer Surf Breaks The waves await, at spots near (the Rockaways in New York) and far (Bundoran, Ireland). Monday’s Travel News: A Surf Park in Wales; Talking Statues in Chicago What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a new surf park in northern Wales, hotel promotions in Switzerland, and a hotel special in Los Angeles. A Small Child, …

Nov 9 2017

Small Business – Business Travel – The New York Times #air #ticket

#business travel # Business Travel Business travel can be a grind whether you’re a road warrior or just an occasional traveler. This section offers advice on getting the best fares, dealing with the inevitable hassles, and getting the most out of the trips you take. Chronology of Coverage Oct. 27, 2015 Rise offers subscription memberships for $1,650 to $2,650 a month that allow unlimited private jet travel between four Texas cities; organization leases Beechcraft planes from charter companies. MORE Oct. 13, 2015 Airports are opening on-site hotels in effort to be more competitive and lure both tourists and business travelers; …

Sep 28 2017

Отель TRYP by Wyndham Times Square South, Нью-Йорк, США – 3406 Отзывы гостей #tryp #by #wyndham #times #square #south, #нью-йорк, #сша, #d:мидтаун-уэст, #r:штат #нью-йорк, #отель, #отели

# TRYP by Wyndham Times Square South Этот современный отель на Манхэттене расположен всего в 5 минутах ходьбы от вокзала Пенн. К услугам гостей бесплатный Wi-Fi и современный ресторан. Гости могут проверить электронную почту и распечатать документы с планшетов. Номера отеля TRYP Подробнее Этот современный отель на Манхэттене расположен всего в 5 минутах ходьбы от вокзала Пенн. К услугам гостей бесплатный Wi-Fi и современный ресторан. Гости могут проверить электронную почту и распечатать документы с планшетов. Номера отеля TRYP Times Square South стильно оформлены в ярких тонах. В них установлен телевизор с плоским экраном и док-станция для iPod. Полы сделаны из …

Sep 25 2017

How to Read Times on a Plane Ticket #travel #network

#plane ticket # How to Read Times on a Plane Ticket The departure and arrival times are listed on the plane ticket. (Photo: BananaStock/BananaStock/Getty Images ) Related Articles Plane tickets contain important information about your trip — but that information is not always easy to read. In fact, due to limited space, your flight information may appear as nothing more than a bunch of jumbled-up letters and numbers. Even something as straightforward as your arrival and departure times may be difficult to read or understand. Fortunately, although plane tickets vary in appearance depending on the issuer, they all follow the …

Sep 22 2017

Marketing automation growth is unprecedented, yet B2B marketers agree it is time-consuming #marketing #automation #times

# Marketing automation growth is unprecedented, yet B2B marketers agree it is time-consuming Marketing automation is experiencing unprecedented growth with data this month indicating that more than half of B2B companies (55 per cent) are adopting the requisite technology. To date, there are nearly 11 times more companies with marketing automation today than there were in early 2011. However, a gulf is growing between high-performing companies who are 67 per cent more likely to use a marketing automation platform — compared to many businesses with 20 or more employees who have only about 4 per cent using marketing automation software. …

Sep 8 2017

Alabama Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #consultant #jobs

#al travel # From Michigan to Alabama, a 690-Mile Yard Sale By RILEY HOOPER Travel down U.S. Highway 127 and meet the people at the world’s longest yard sale — an annual four-day exchange of not only goods, but also stories. Driving the Juke Joint Trail Once too numerous to count, many juke joints have slipped away. So what remains? A pilgrimage through the South reveals the music and magic keeping this culture alive. On the Path of Walker Evans Few guidebooks navigate the highways that stretch from Birmingham to Selma, Ala. and it can seem as if little has …

Sep 8 2017

Air India offers tickets for Rs 100 – The Times of India on Mobile #cv #travel

#air ticket booking # Air India offers tickets for Rs 100 Air India will sell tickets for Rs 100 (taxes extra) for five days from Wednesday which it will celebrate as Air India Day to commemorate the merger of erstwhile Indian Airlines and Air India on this day in 2007. Text resize: A A A NEW DELHI: Air India will sell tickets for Rs 100 (taxes extra) for five days from Wednesday which it will celebrate as Air India Day to commemorate the merger of erstwhile Indian Airlines and Air India on this day in 2007. “On this occasion Air …

Sep 7 2017

Miami Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #essentials

#miami travel # In Miami, the Brainy Side of the Beach Attractions like classical music, museums and a graffiti district make Miami a draw away from the beach. Baz Luhrmann’s Miami Hotel The filmmaker and his wife, the costume designer Catherine Martin, created dramatic, tropical interiors. Hotel Review: Hotel Croydon in Miami Among its high-priced neighbors, the Croydon is a reasonably priced, convenient and comfortable option with perks that make choosing it worthwhile. Restaurant Report: 27 in Miami Beach The restaurant, in an Art Deco building just a few steps away from Ocean Drive, stands out for its unpretentious vibe. …

Sep 6 2017

Belize Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #watchdog

#belize travel # Leonardo DiCaprio Builds an Eco-Resort The actor has teamed up with the developer of an eco-conscious condominium in New York to build a resort in Belize. The Beasts and Beats of Belize A jaguar preserve loaded with natural wonders is driving an eco-tourism boom in the country’s Stann Creek District. But nature isn’t the area’s only draw. The Caves of Cayo: An Inside Look at Belize Cave tours, featuring jaw-dropping archaeology, are now offered by dozens of outfitters around the country. The Villas at Amangiri and Palmetto Bay Resort By NICK KAYE Luxury residences adjacent to a …

Sep 6 2017

Europe Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #insurence

#travel europe # In London, Portuguese Fare, Served With a Twist At Taberna, the food is traditional Portuguese as seen through the eyes of an imaginative, skilled chef. But this sharp focus does not mean monotony. An Unlikely Tourist Attraction in Poland: Storks Following the trail of white storks through northeast Poland, where almost three-quarters of them live, offers an opportunity to explore the area’s history, wildlife and landscapes. In Iceland, a Literary Tour Explores Rich History To the residents of Reykjavik, the culture of storytelling seems to be the source of their greatest national pride and Iceland has a …

Aug 31 2017

Best Times to Visit Cape Town #single #travel #groups

#travel to africa # Precipitation (in) Cape Town’s summer season sees the most tourism, with travelers flocking from all over the world to take advantage of the city’s sprawling beaches and outdoor attractions. You’ll want to book your accommodations several months in advance to ensure availability. The weather during this season is warm but not overwhelming, with average daytime highs ranging from the mid- to high 70s. Autumn in Cape Town is the ideal time for lovers of vino. The temperature drops, and the tourist exodus signifies the start of the annual wine harvest. Many of the wineries in and …

Aug 27 2017

Indonesia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #aus #travel

#indonesia travel # Indonesia Travel Coverage Parks and Recreation News: R.V.-Sharing Website Launches and More What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including narrated guides to two national parks and a new reserve in Sydney. Finding the Other, Cheaper Side of Bali Avoiding the tourist crowd meant heading away from southern Bali’s two tourist epicenters. In Papua, Indonesia, a Visit to the Welcoming Dani People A trek that ends up in a visit to the Dani people proves to be an enlightening experience as the villagers share their customs. In Indonesia, a Region …

Aug 26 2017

New York Times Trashes Its Own Reporting on Obama Admin Wiretapping #barack #obama, #donald #trump, #fbi, #michael #schmidt, #michael #shear, #new #york #times, #russia, #wiretapping,big #government, #big #journalism, #national #security,new #york #times

# New York Times Trashes Its Own Reporting on Obama Admin Wiretapping 5 Mar, 2017 5 Mar, 2017 The New York Times has inadvertently attacked the credibility of its own reporting on the Obama Administration s investigation of Russia and now-President Donald Trump. Times reporters Michael Schmidt and Michael Shear write that Trump believes the deep state intelligence community, staffed with holdovers from the Obama Administration, wiretapped several of his campaign associates because of a spurious article from Breitbart News: On Sunday, the president demanded a congressional inquiry into whether Mr. Obama had abused the power of federal law enforcement …

Aug 25 2017

Mexico City Travel Coverage – The New York Times #hotel #travel

#travel mexico # Mexico City Travel Coverage Seeing Mexico City, Guided by Architects A pair of Mexico’s starchitects lead a selective tour of the capital’s buildings, including some of their own design. Finding Mexico City, and Luis Barragán, Again After an absence, the author returns to the capital and renews his appreciation of the great Mexican architect. Must-Eat Dishes, From Myanmar to Mexico City Food experts offer their tastes to try in five parts of the world. 36 Hours in Mexico City Where to begin in the nearly 500-year-old capital? This weekend itinerary can get you started, with stops at …

Aug 24 2017

New York City Travel Coverage – The New York Times #bing #travel #predictor

#new york travel # New York City Travel Coverage To Save on New York Hotels, Look Outside Manhattan Comparing hotel rates in central and Downtown Manhattan with those in Queens, Brooklyn, Upper Manhattan and New Jersey. Resort and Hotel News: Pods for Meditation; Jazz in New York What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a new tennis program at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic. Tribute to Lennon at Symphony Space Endures in 35th Year Joe Raiola, now an editor at Mad magazine, founded Theater Within’s John Lennon Tribute, and its …

Aug 23 2017

Peru Travel Coverage – The New York Times #usa #travel

#travel peru # Restaurant Report: Isolina in Lima The restaurant, a stylish tavern in Barranco that opened in January, aims for authenticity. 36 Hours in Lima, Peru Lima’s attractions include a rich pre-Columbian heritage, ethnic diversity, and emerging art and fashion scenes, along with remarkably great food. Pink Dolphins and Sunsets Along the Amazon Skiff excursions and jungle walks, hot showers and cold drinks are all part of a luxury river cruise. Traveling From Ocean to Ocean Across South America The new highway that crosses Brazil and Peru is transformative — both for the villages it now connects and for …

Aug 22 2017

Top travel destinations for 2015 – LA Times #travel #jobs

#top travel destinations # Top travel destinations for 2015 Where should you travel in 2015? If you want to make the most of your budget, consider Tunisia, Samoa or Uruguay. Lonely Planet includes these three spots in its list of best value destinations for 2015. If you’re like me and you’re too lazy to renew your expired passport, how about Wildwood, N.J. or Nags Head, N.C. They topped TripAdvisor’s list of upcoming U.S. destinations for 2015. National Geographic Traveler Corsica Medell n, Colombia Koyasan, Japan Maramures, Romania Haida Gwaii, Canada Oklahoma City, Okla. Tunis, Tunisia Choquequirao, Peru Sark, Channel Islands …

Aug 22 2017

South Africa Travel Coverage – The New York Times #madagascar #travel

#south africa travel # South Africa Travel Coverage 36 Hours in Cape Town A plan for this stunning city might include a 5K run (or walk), browsing farm markets, dinner at a wine estate and, no surprise, heading up Table Mountain (by cable car). Apps Help Navigate Africa’s Many Gems Tracking wildlife, following in history’s footsteps or learning which documents are needed for travel, all from your phone. Want to Visit South Africa? How to Survive a Long Flight There are ways to make a 16-hour flight a little less painful. We all know to hydrate, but how about a …

Aug 17 2017

Turkey Travel Coverage – The New York Times #virgin #money #travel #insurance

#travel turkey # Finding Paradise in Turkey’s Munzur Valley Deep in the rugged heart of eastern Anatolia, the resilient Alevi Kurds open their hearts and homes to a visitor. Hotel Review: Vault Karakoy in Istanbul In a former 19th-century Ottoman-era bank, the 63-room hotel brims with period details and has an elegant interior. From ‘Midnight Express’ to Discovering the Allure of Turkey The writer Billy Hayes, whose memoir about his 1970 arrest and imprisonment in Turkey cast a shadow on tourism there, now praises the country’s hospitality. A Turkish Town Where Baklava Beckons Gaziantep, a city of about a million …

Aug 15 2017

American Airlines overhauls loyalty reward program – LA Times #travel #review

#airplane flights # American Airlines overhauls its loyalty reward program APphoto_Chicago Airport Jeff Roberson An American Airlines jet is pushed back from its gate at O’Hare International Airport Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in Chicago. The company plans to overhaul its loyalty reward program, starting in 2016. Hugo Martin Contact Reporter American Airlines. the last major carrier to reward travelers based on the miles they travel, said it will follow the lead of the rest of the industry by converting to a program that doles out points based on dollars spent. Starting next year, American Airlines announced its AAdvantage program will …

Aug 13 2017

Cheapest Times to Fly to Australia by Season #book #cheap #hotels

#the cheapest airfare # Airfare Pricing Tips to Australia the South Pacific Airfare Pricing to Australia and the South Pacific is significantly affected by the  Dates you chose to travel.  Typically there are three travel seasons: Basic, Shoulder and Peak.  Basic is the cheapest (low season) and typically has cooler climates with the lowest demand for travel.  Shoulder is in-between Peak and Low .  Peak (high season) has the most demand for travel and is typically over the Christmas Holidays. Airfare Pricing Seasonality Basic Season (cheapest):  Example: The Standard Published Return Fare from Los Angeles to Sydney is approximately $2000 including tax. Shoulder …

Aug 10 2017

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Aug 9 2017

The Best Times to Buy Flights #jabbar #travels

#buy flight tickets # The Best Times to Buy Flights Getting a bargain on plane tickets requires advance planning. (Photo: Stephanie White/Photodisc/Getty Images ) Related Articles Getting a bargain on plane fare may seem like trying to pull a rabbit from a magician’s hat, but more strategy is involved than magic. Flexibility and understanding the reasoning airlines use in setting fares also helps. With a bit of advance planning, it’s possible to purchase a seat at the lowest possible price. Time of Day The time of day can make a significant impact on the price of your plane ticket. In …

Aug 9 2017

Surfing Travel Coverage – The New York Times #new #zealand #travel

#surf travel # In Morocco, a Surf City Scene Includes Camels Surfers have enjoyed waves here for decades, but insiders say there are still lots of great spots to be found. Four Cool New(ish) Summer Surf Breaks The waves await, at spots near (the Rockaways in New York) and far (Bundoran, Ireland). Monday’s Travel News: A Surf Park in Wales; Talking Statues in Chicago What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including a new surf park in northern Wales, hotel promotions in Switzerland, and a hotel special in Los Angeles. A Small Child, …

Aug 7 2017

Provence and the French Riviera Travel Coverage – The New York Times #alliance #travel #insurance

#riviera travel # Provence and the French Riviera Travel Coverage Pedaling Through Provence Ride & Seek, the bicycle outfitter, is offering a new tour of French villages. Restaurant Report: Le Canon in Nice, France “A modern Niçoise cuisine du marché” is how the chef of this bistro, which opened early this year, describes his cooking. 36 Hours in Nice, France A city for all budgets, Nice now buzzes with an energy and diversity that often surpasses its rivals on the Riviera. Hotel Review: InterContinental Marseille Hôtel Dieu Architecture is the star at this property that opened in April 2013 in …

Aug 7 2017

New York Times launches tour program: Travel Weekly #inflatable #travel #pillow

#times travel # New York Times launches tour program The New York Times’ travel program, Times Journeys. has expanded to include 21 land-based tours. The Times is working with Abercrombie Kent, Mountain Travel Sobek and Academic Travel Abroad to operate the tours, which are commissionable to travel agents through the partner operators. Times Journeys launched in 2012 with primarily a cruise product. Times Journeys has three trip styles: Luxury Travel, Active Travel and Focus On, the last of which provides an in-depth experience into a particular subject, such as Italian opera or Israeli-Palestinian relations. Each package is inspired by New …

Aug 6 2017

Los Angeles Times Travel & Adventure Show #travel #repubic

#times travel # The most stunning TRAVEL SHOW in the West. Bigger. Better. Be There. Go to the 2010 Los Angeles Times Travel Adventure Show AT THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER! It s the West’s largest travel event! Get SHOW ONLY specials and giveaways on travel you won t find anywhere else! Click here for a complete list of specials you ll only find at the Travel Adventure Show! From safaris to scuba diving, wind surfing to wine tours, archeology excursions to relaxing on a pristine beach, here’s where you ll discover amazing travel destinations, attractions, activities, resorts, products, luxury …

Aug 5 2017

How to Read Times on a Plane Ticket #one #travel

#plane ticket # How to Read Times on a Plane Ticket The departure and arrival times are listed on the plane ticket. (Photo: BananaStock/BananaStock/Getty Images ) Related Articles Plane tickets contain important information about your trip — but that information is not always easy to read. In fact, due to limited space, your flight information may appear as nothing more than a bunch of jumbled-up letters and numbers. Even something as straightforward as your arrival and departure times may be difficult to read or understand. Fortunately, although plane tickets vary in appearance depending on the issuer, they all follow the …

Aug 4 2017

Is the Best Travel Search Engine Around the Corner? The New York Times #travel #to #ireland

#travel search engines # Is the Best Travel Search Engine Around the Corner? By Seth Kugel February 14, 2012 2:04 pm February 14, 2012 2:04 pm Chester Higgins Jr./The New York Times The offices of Joy World Cruise Tour agency in New York. I remember the days when it wasn’t faceless online search engines that helped me find the best deals on flights, but real live people called travel agents. Ivica got me a great bargain to Croatia. Alla helped me maneuver domestic flights within Russia, with an unbeatable price. And Fanny planned my dream trip to China with expert …