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Archived Since:May 28, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Taylor Swift Welcomes You to New York

The singer Taylor Swift has been named New York's "global welcome ambassador' by the city's tourism group.

Butterflies by Bicycle

The Bacara Resort & Spa in California offers guests a "Bike to the Butterflies" program to see migrating monarchs.

A Resort for a Busy State Capital

The Edgewater in Madison, Wis., on the shore of Lake Mendota, is a luxury resort with a spa and plans for boat docks and an outdoor cafe.

Dinner, a Movie and a Flight Out of Minneapolis

The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has transformed its C Concourse into an “arts corridor,” culminating next month with the opening of a screening room.

On Yelp, Reviews With a Side of Bookings

Yelp now allows users to make vacation bookings without ever leaving the site.

Getting Acrobatic at Club Med

Guests at Club Med resorts will be able to learn circus arts through a new partnership with Cirque du Soleil.

In Curacao, Helping Hands for Reefs

REEF, a nonprofit group, is offering a trip in which participants help remove invasive lionfish in Curacao.

On Vieques, a Yoga Retreat

The W Retreat & Spa on Vieques island in Puerto Rico is offering a yoga program in partnership with Tara Stiles.

Cruises That Go Deep Into the Amazon

Rainforest Cruises is offering trips exploring the Rio Negro in the Amazon River basin.

Pas de Rooms

With a goal of enhancing service at its hotels, JW Marriott has developed a new employee training program with the Joffrey Ballet in Chicago.

Farm to Table to Sky

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

Delta Air Lines is embracing a farm-to-table approach for business class menus on a number if its flights from Atlanta to Europe.

Walkabout: Ebola Comedy Doesn’t Fly on US Airways

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

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Hotel Apps Tailored to What a Guest Wants

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

The next generation of hotel smartphone applications is proving more powerful than the first, giving guests incentives to download them, if only for the length of their trips.

A Respite for Military Travelers

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

A new U.S.O. lounge for service members and their families has opened at Terminal 5 at Kennedy Airport in New York.

Cocktails Made for Hotels and Airport Clubs

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

The well-regarded mixologist Ryan Chetiyawardana has created cocktails that will be served in a number of Virgin Atlantic airport clubs as well as in two hotels in the Morgans group.

Cruise Lines to Avoid West African Coast

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

Ebola concerns have led several cruise lines to change itineraries and avoid the West African coast.

In Turkey, a Display of a Coffee Ritual

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

The Pera Museum in Istanbul tells the history of Turkish coffee in "Coffee Break: The Adventures of Coffee in Kutahya Tiles and Ceramics."

History at Work in Cedar Key

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

In Cedar Key, Fla., a traveling Smithsonian exhibition called "The Way We Worked" is complemented by events and shows in the city.

A Cavalcade of Cocktails in London

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

London Cocktail Week has become a bustling festival, with a number of venues offering special drinks.

In Iceland, Roaring Geysers and Roasting Beans

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

With its tourism up in Reykjavik, there are more tourists — and in its coffee shops — than ever.

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