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Latest Travel News from CNN - Travel

05/23/2014 10:51 AM
Getting to know the Mississippi Delta
The Mississippi Delta is a storied region that sets the standard for all things Southern, good and bad. Here are some of our favorite spots to explore.

08/28/2014 07:45 AM
What to know about Mexico City
Mexico City began as the home of an ancient empire and grew into a massive, modern metropolis.

04/25/2014 06:35 AM
8 ways Lyon outshines Paris
Wine, food, churches, festivals -- France's second city has a sophistication that can elevate it above even the capital.

05/07/2014 08:32 AM
8 amazing American caves
Far beneath our feet, amazing caverns yawn and twist. Grab a flashlight and head underground to explore amazing rock formations, underground streams and in some cases, plenty of bats.

02/06/2014 07:23 AM
50 states, 50 spots to visit
The coasts get all the glory in the United States, but there's something fun to do in each and every state. Yes, every state. Check out our gallery of travel suggestions for 2014 and share your own.

05/12/2014 05:50 AM
50 United States in 31 years
The quest to visit all 50 states is a tradition in Holly Kearl's family. She just checked off her 50th state -- Alabama -- last weekend.

04/30/2014 03:50 PM
Nature's most spectacular shows
Fireworks are fantastic and human endeavor has its place, but sometimes Mother Nature outshines any performance we can produce.

03/07/2014 02:37 PM
10 record-setting natural wonders
The natural wonders of the United States are beckoning to us as the country thaws out. Tallest, highest, hottest: Here are 10 record-setting sites.

02/06/2014 06:54 AM
Blood Falls and more natural oddities
Earth never stops surprising us. Every corner of the planet offers some sort of natural peculiarity with an explanation that makes us wish we'd studied harder in junior high Earth science class. Here are some favorites.

02/06/2014 07:02 AM
Never a typical night for police
Officer Jeanet Franklin works the shift from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. at Atlanta's airport, where there's never a dull moment.

Latest Travel News from USA Today

USATODAY - Travel Top Stories

09/16/2014 05:11 AM
10Best: Iconic Southern restaurants
To truly appreciate classic Southern fare, it's best to head straight for the source.

09/16/2014 09:18 AM
Spirit picks flamboyant yellow as U.S. airlines repaint planes
The carrier known discount fares and add-on fees unveiled a flamboyant new paint scheme.

09/15/2014 08:46 AM
The grind of air travel: Where did it all go wrong?
The perception is that flying is to be endured, not enjoyed, even as perks have improved.

09/16/2014 05:13 AM
Virginia is for (oyster) lovers
Virginia, the east coast's capital of oysters, announces an official trail to come.

09/16/2014 06:12 AM
The 'world's strangest-looking airplane' turns 20
Airbus' distinctive "Beluga" aircraft made its first flight 20 years ago this past weekend.

09/16/2014 05:12 AM
Best deals for Caribbean shoulder season
You can live large and stay longer in the Caribbean when you travel during the "shoulder" season.

09/15/2014 05:29 AM
Ken Burns shares secrets of Arches National Park
In the park you're free to walk right up to famous structures such as Delicate Arch.

09/14/2014 09:50 AM
When gross things happen to good passengers
You board a plane and find your seat stained with bodily fluids. Now what?

09/12/2014 08:00 AM
Photo tour: The most beautiful places in Connecticut
Connecticut gets its name from the Mohegan word "quinnehtukqut," or "land of the long river."

09/16/2014 08:47 AM
Ask the Captain: Are pilots underpaid?
Readers wonder why such an important job has such low starting salaries.

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USATODAY - Today In the Sky

09/16/2014 05:07 AM
Exclusive: 45 shots of Spirit's new livery
Spirit rolled out a flamboyant yellow aircraft livery on Tuesday.

09/16/2014 05:01 AM
Spirit picks flamboyant yellow as U.S. airlines repaint planes
The carrier known discount fares and add-on fees unveiled a flamboyant new paint scheme.

09/16/2014 02:10 AM
United offers up to $100,000 for attendants to leave
Airline hopes that at least 2,100 of its 23,000 flight attendants will accept.

09/16/2014 05:59 AM
The 'world's strangest-looking airplane' turns 20
Airbus' distinctive "Beluga" aircraft made its first flight 20 years ago this past weekend.

09/15/2014 01:36 AM
British Airways to fly its Airbus A380s to San Francisco
British Airways will replace 747s on about a third of its flights to San Francisco.

09/14/2014 11:03 PM
Frontier launches first of 7 O'Hare routes with $29 fares
New flights will give the carrier a presence at both of Chicago's major airports.

09/11/2014 10:13 PM
Officials: Don't worry about that fighter jet at D.C. airport
Public told an "unarmed" fighter jet will be landing at D.C's close-to-downtown airport.

09/12/2014 05:11 AM
Name that airport ...
Here is this week's "name that airport" photo.

09/12/2014 04:48 AM
U.S. Customs preclearance coming to more European airports?
U.S. reportedly is asking five European countries to set up preclearance checkpoints.

09/12/2014 03:25 AM
Southwest: Costa Rica is newest international destination
Route will give carrier its first international destination beyond Mexico and the Caribbean.

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USATODAY - Hotels Top Stories

09/15/2014 05:34 AM
Photo tour: The stunning SLS Las Vegas
September's photo tour reveals Vegas' newest resort, SLS Las Vegas. Take a look inside.

09/10/2014 05:23 AM
Adorable hotels on America's Main Streets
Experience the charm of small-town America with these hotels right in the center of things.

09/03/2014 04:00 AM
Have dog, will travel: Top pet-friendly hotel chains
More hotel chains are making it easier (and less expensive) to bring along your dog.

09/12/2014 05:47 AM
10Best: Hotels for fall leaf-peeping
These hotels make perfect home bases for fall foliage tours.

09/10/2014 05:32 AM
10Best: Beautiful and historic Southern resorts
Between their scenic beauty and lavish enticements, these resorts are worth a visit.

08/06/2014 06:07 AM
Send us your photos of hotel key cards
Key cards are the newest trend in souvenirs. Snap a photo of your favorite and tell us the story behind it.

09/08/2014 06:55 AM
Business travelers opt for homes on the road
Some business travelers say residences offer more comfort and conveniences than hotel rooms.

09/08/2014 06:34 AM
10Best: Nashville Hotels
Book a room at one of Nashville's best hotels for a memorable trip to Music City.

09/08/2014 06:01 AM
Are your travel standards too low?
Incredible customer service and travel used to be more or less synonymous. Not anymore.

09/08/2014 01:43 AM
10Best: Romantic boutique hotels
Turn up the romance at one of these sexy boutique hotels.

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USATODAY - Destinations Top Stories

09/15/2014 08:53 AM
10Best: Conspiracies and legends around the USA
Like a good conspiracy story? These spots are worth the visit (if you can find them).

09/15/2014 05:29 AM
Ken Burns shares secrets of Arches National Park
In the park you're free to walk right up to famous structures such as Delicate Arch.

09/15/2014 05:35 AM
Three cheers for Las Vegas beer festivals!
Raise a glass to September! Sin City hosts three beer festivals this month.

09/12/2014 08:00 AM
Photo tour: The most beautiful places in Connecticut
Connecticut gets its name from the Mohegan word "quinnehtukqut," or "land of the long river."

09/15/2014 08:00 AM
Rail buffs revel in old train station-turned-restaurant
While it's hard to beat the romantic ambiance, the main attraction turns out to be the food.

09/12/2014 09:54 AM
Swim with the stars of 'Dolphin Tale 2'
At the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, guests can interact with world-famous marine mammals.

05/15/2014 04:50 PM
Jamaica, tropical escape of all times!
Dunn's River Falls & Bob Marley Museum is a must-see. Foodies, visit Jerk Hut.

05/15/2014 05:15 PM
Nassau, Bahamas – so much to see & do!
From relaxing on the beach to stingray experience, visiting Atlantis is a must.

05/15/2014 05:00 PM
St. Maarten, paradise for vacationers.
Enjoy the beautiful blue waters, bask in the sun, or go on a sailing adventure.

08/27/2014 05:17 AM
Best SkyMall Product for Business Travel
Vote for your favorite SkyMall product for business travel until Sept. 23 at noon.

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Latest Travel News from the New York Times

NYT > Travel

09/16/2014 09:39 AM
Uber Ban in Germany Is Lifted by Court
A judge in Frankfurt said that Taxi Deutschland, which had brought the case against the American ride-hailing service, had waited too long to do so.

09/15/2014 05:01 PM
Frequent Flier: Surfer’s Travels Accompanied by Whales and Wipeouts
For a top professional surfer, airplane turbulence is nothing compared with crushing waves and shark worries.

09/15/2014 04:30 PM
On the Road: Airlines Head Abroad, and Also Inland
The growing importance of international air traffic is redrawing route maps, even to cities away from the coastal United States.

09/15/2014 12:56 PM
Flight Upgrades Much Harder to Secure, Even for Elite Travelers
While free upgrades to the front of the plane were once a common perk for frequent fliers, such giveaways now are largely limited to the ultra-elite.

09/15/2014 11:55 AM
In Transit Blog: Walkabout: Marriott Encourages Tipping; Air France Pilots Strike
A weekly capsule of travel news curated by our writers and editors.

09/15/2014 11:37 AM
Have You Visited Any of Our 52 Places to Go in 2014?
With just a few months left in the year, check out our updated list to see if there are destinations you’d like to hit before 2015.

09/15/2014 09:20 AM
Campaign Spotlight: Richmond, Va., Makes a Bold Appeal for L.G.B.T. Tourists
A regional tourism organization has begun a campaign in which the city comes out of its closet.

09/15/2014 07:32 AM
T Magazine: A Complete Guide to This Year’s London Design Festival
The week promises a host of mind-blowing installations by names like Barber Osberby and Zaha Hadid, plus gallery madness, curated shopping and more.

09/14/2014 06:55 PM
Wisconsin Town Races Llamas to Draw Crowds
The small town of Hammond has made an annual llama-racing event into a quirky tourist draw, now in its 18th year.

09/13/2014 04:24 PM
On New York City Beaches, Endless Summer
For some, Labor Day marks the beginning of the choicest time on the city’s beaches, despite the city’s official policy of closing all the beaches to swimming after the holiday.

09/13/2014 09:04 AM
Air France-KLM Warns of Flight Cancellations as a Strike Looms
A dispute with pilots over the carrier’s planned expansion of a low-cost unit has the potential to disrupt the travel plans of tens of thousands of passengers.

09/13/2014 08:25 AM
In Transit Blog: Acapulco Tries a Rewind to Its Jet Set Days
A big, new resort might represent a reversal of Acapulco’s reputation as a drug-gang crime center.

09/13/2014 08:00 AM
T Magazine: Phoebe English, London’s Newest Designer to Watch, on Her Hometown Haunts
The young Brit, who presents her spring 2015 collection today, shares her favorite places to eat, drink, unwind and get inspired.

09/12/2014 01:48 PM
In Transit Blog: Anniversary Dinners for Relais & Châteaux
Relais & Châteaux, a network of more than 500 luxury hotels and restaurants, will observe its 60th anniversary with dinners in which chefs from around the world will collaborate.

09/12/2014 11:54 AM
Three Sides of Ecuador
On a journey through the diverse South American country, taking in the coast, the mountains and a town with colonial charm.

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.

Top Of New York Times Section


Latest Travel Tips from ESL

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...
Catriona Robertson -- 2013-06-14 16:24
In the current economic climate a holiday can take its toll on your purse strings and leave you longing for your next pay day with fervent vigour. But it really doesn’t have to be this way. There are plenty of bargains to be had if you know where to look for them and how to tweak them to your circ...
Tom Brown -- 2012-10-06 14:17
Being single does not need to hold you back from going on an exciting holiday. Adventure tours for singles, which range from several days to several weeks in duration, are geared toward people who love sightseeing and meeting new friends. Learn more about the three main benefits of these trips. Grou...
Paul Symonds -- 2012-06-23 15:27
Even if you are a teacher and spending the whole year abroad, there are certain travel insurance policies which cover this type of scenario, an example now being the gap year policies many companies now offer. Other types of policy might also be useable but do be sure to check the fine print on the ...

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