TRAVEL CONTESTS: WEEK OF JUNE 19, 2019

This week's travel contests include: Win a trip to Jordan Win a trip for two to Malaysia Win a two-night trip for two to Iceland Win...

TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS: WEEK OF JUNE 19, 2019

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Delta saves 41 stranded students with a private flight after American Airlines cancels trip First...

 
 
 

BEHAVE ON A CRUISE SHIP OR ELSE

It should be common sense to behave respectfully anywhere you go, but it's not. Today's example is the story of a man who was kicked...

CITI PREMIER BONUS OFFER INCREASES FOR A LIMITED TIME

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NOOB Q&A: ARE THE CHASE SAPPHIRE PREFERRED BENEFITS WORTH IT? (2019)

THIS IS WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS WEAR YOUR SEATBELT WHEN FLYING

There's always a risk of turbulence when you fly. As our resident pilot has written, it's more common in certain conditions, but whenever...

 
 
 

THE MAP THAT SHOWS JOHNNY CASH HAS BEEN EVERYWHERE, MAN

I call into Leo Laporte's The Tech Guy show to do a 10-minute travel segment every Saturday at 12:30pm PT. Sometimes when I'm traveling...

VIDEO: INSIDE A SCAM CALL CENTER

This week's video isn't a travel video per se. What it is is a look inside a scam call center in India. I first saw it in a story posted...

 
 
 

MOST EXCLUSIVE CREDIT CARDS FOR YOUR WALLET

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TRAVEL TO CUBA FOLLOWING RECENT POLICY UPDATES

On June 5, the U.S. government enacted new regulations on travel to Cuba, which in the words of TravelPulse “effectively end people-to-people...

 
 
 

10 THINGS TO DO IN DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA

Durban, South Africa, touts itself as “the warmest place to be,” a place of friendly people and year-round balmy temperatures. This...

5 NEW ENGLAND SUMMER ROAD TRIP IDEAS

I grew up in Connecticut and even though I call California home now, I love going back to the East Coast during the summertime. It's...

 
 
 

YOU CAN GET AN EXPEDITED PASSPORT AND PASSPORT PHOTOS AT FEDEX OFFICE

Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week's tip comes from reader Steven F., who says:...

HOW HARD IS IT TO GET THE AMERICAN EXPRESS BUSINESS GOLD CARD?

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10 OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH THINGS TO DO IN SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa is a massive country, the size of France and Spain combined, and it varies in both landscape and culture. From picturesque...

TRAVEL CONTESTS: WEEK OF JUNE 12, 2019

This week's travel contests include: Win a trip to Beverly Hills Win epic summer experiences from DQ and Coca-Cola Win flights for...

 
 
 

TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS: WEEK OF JUNE 12, 2019

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: London to get ‘world's first' infinity pool with 360-degree views Boeing Built Deadly Assumptions...

YOU CAN'T BRING CERTAIN OVER-THE-COUNTER AND PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS TO JAPAN

I've written before about the importance of bringing a prescription with any medications you need to travel with. But there's a step...

 
 
 

BRAND NEW MARRIOTT BONVOY BOLD WITH 50,000 BONUS POINTS

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BEFORE FLYING WITH A PET, KNOW THESE 6 DEBUNKED PET TRAVEL MYTHS

Flying with a pet can be tricky. For starters, different airlines have different policies (you should always visit this website and...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Marriott's Protea Hotels voted as “Coolest Hotel Brand” in South Africa

Marriott's Protea Hotels voted as “Coolest Hotel Brand” in South Africa

For a ninth consecutive year, Protea Hotels by Marriott has been named South Africa's Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey for 2019. This recognition... Read more ...

Victoria welcomed 3.1 million international tourists till March this year

Victoria welcomed 3.1 million international tourists till March this year

The tourism in Victoria is breaking records and increased by unprecedented growth in international visitors drawn to country and regional areas. Tourism Research Australia... Read more ...

Tourism: A Global Force For Growth And Development - UNWTO Executive Council...

Tourism: A Global Force For Growth And Development - UNWTO Executive Council meets in Baku

The World Tourism Organization has met in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the 110th Session of its Executive Council. At the meeting, Member States endorsed the Organization's progress... Read more ...

Russia, Turkey hold joint tourism festival to boost numbers

Russia, Turkey hold joint tourism festival to boost numbers

On June 17, Russia and Turkey agreed to expand their cooperation in tourism and strengthen cultural ties at the opening of a joint festival in St. Petersburg. Addressing a news... Read more ...

Comment of the Day: We Have a Better Name for the Tesla Truck

Comment of the Day: We Have a Better Name for the Tesla Truck

Today we saw a moment of innovation, the likes of which had not been seen since some BMW engineers chopped up an M3 into a pickup , or maybe since people in the ‘70s put... Read more ...

Hilton Garden Inn Albany, first Hilton Garden Inn signing in Australia

Hilton Garden Inn Albany, first Hilton Garden Inn signing in Australia

Hilton Garden Inn Albany is the first Hilton Garden Inn signing in Australia. Under a management agreement with Foreshore Investments Albany Pty Ltd, Hilton will manage the... Read more ...

The 6th Russia-China EXPO will run in Harbin on June 14-19

The 6th Russia-China EXPO will run in Harbin on June 14-19

At the 6th Russia-China EXPO, Yamal offered an ethnic tourism project, the Russian region's Deputy Head of Foreign Relations Department Vladislav Petrenko informed TASS on... Read more ...

First edition of Restaurants Cafés & Lounges to be held in Oct. 19'

First edition of Restaurants Cafés & Lounges to be held in Oct. 19'

The first edition of Restaurants Cafés & Lounges Conference and Exhibition will be held on the 7th & 8th of October 2019, at Roda Al Bustan Hotel. Read more ...

My New Hero Is This Woman Who Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck

My New Hero Is This Woman Who Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck

If you want an electric pickup truck, you sort of don't have any options right now because none currently exist for the public to buy, at least here in the U.S. There's the... Read more ...

International Airlines Group Announces Intent to Buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX...

International Airlines Group Announces Intent to Buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX Airplanes

One of the world's largest airline groups announced today it plans to build its future fleet with the Boeing 737 MAX with an intention to purchase 200 MAX jets. International... Read more ...