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7 Surprising Things to See and Do in Buffalo

If you thought you knew the Buffalo/Niagara Falls area, well think again. New York state's second largest metropolitan … Read More

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The Tuscany Hotel in New York City

These days all the major hotel chains are getting so big and dominant that it’s starting to affect my purchasing … Read More

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Travel Tip of the Day: Stay Out of the Bike Paths

Manhattan Beach

Stay Out of the Bike PathsYesterday’s tip was about watching out for bikers in cities like New York, since many ride on sidewalks, down the wrong way of one-way streets and through crowds. Well, when traveling to Europe, especially in bike-crazy cities like … Read More

My Norwegian Air Shuttle experience—by Katherine Belarmino

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One day, two Norwegian reviews. Here's guest contributor Katherine Belarmino's first-person account of what it's like to fly the increasingly affordable Norwegian Air Shuttle to Europe. Click here to see reader Abraham Lora's take. I could tell as soon as … Read More

My Norwegian Air Shuttle experience—by Abraham Lora

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One day, two Norwegian reviews. Here's reader Abraham Lora's first-person account of what it's like to fly the increasingly affordable Norwegian Air Shuttle to Europe. Click here to see guest contributor Katherine Belarmino's take. I was flattered to have … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Watch Out for Bikes

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Watch Out for Bikes Yesterday's and last Thursday's tips were about crossing the street (one in New York and the other in Ho Chi Minh City). Well, here’s another traffic-related tip: When I cross the street, no matter where I am (but especially New York), I … Read More

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of August 27, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: British Airways Customers Can Now Pay $10 To Hold Their Flight Bookings United Airlines launches self-service kiosks for luggage Hilton Now Allows Guests to Select Their Exact Hotel Room Cops called after fliers … Read More

Travel Style: Chris Backe

Chris Backe

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Chris Backe  Occupation: Self-publishing consultant, … Read More

Travel Contests: Week of August 27, 2014

Hawaiian Airlines

This week's travel contests include: Win 140,000 HawaiianMiles plus two-night stays at The Royal Hawaiian AND Moana Surfrider! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a Catalina Island getaway Win a two-week holiday to amazing Thailand with Anantara (on Facebook … Read More

Travel Product of the Week: SunBell Solar Lamp and Phone Charger

SunBell Solar Lamp and Phone Charger

If you're a frequent camper, or spend time in exotic destinations with limited infrastructure, you'll love the SunBell Solar Lamp and Phone Charger, which offers a unique all-in-one package for the modern traveler. It works as a reading lamp, a ceiling lamp, a … Read More