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Dining at the top 3 restaurants in Spain by private jet

Connoisseurs of grand cuisine and timeless culture can taste the difference on Spanish shores with a private jet vacation to a land of flamenco and flavor. Spain can boast some of the planet?s most awarded restaurants and their laid-back...Show More Summary

Patagonia ? ?the big three?

Patagonia: an unforgiving, sometimes grim, yet achingly handsome corner of the globe. So why visit this chunky blade of mountains and bleak desolation that slices into the ?Roaring Forties?, the endless stream of westerly winds that chase around the southern hemisphere? After all, it is hardly close to the great cities of the world. Show More Summary

Venice: Venice is Tired of Noisy Rolling Luggage, May Fine Tourists Up to $620

2 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Remember how we said that luggage is the worst? Yeah, well the whole of Venice, Italy agrees and may even be successful with a new proposal to outlaw rolling baggage. As there are only two ways to get around Venice (by foot or by boat),...Show More Summary

Two New Ways to Book a Hotel Room and One That Always Stays Constant

2 days agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

You use already use Amazon.com to do everything you need from buying books, diapers and shoes to streaming TV shows and movies so it makes sense that the e-tailer will start allowing you to book hotels through them. But this won't be just another massive web hotel deals aggregator. Show More Summary

Celebrate With a New 10-Year China Visa.. at 50% Off!

This month China has started issuing visas valid for multiple entry over 10 years to US passport holders for tourism and short-term business visits. Your passport must be valid for at least a year, and you can continue to use your 10 year visa even when your passport expires and you get a new one. Show More Summary

Cool Video Of Emirates A380 Maintenance Check

Last week Emirates uploaded a pretty snazzy video to their YouTube channel of an A380 3-C maintenance check, which took about two months to complete. I think a lot of people don't realize just how extensive maintenance checks on airplanes are. Show More Summary

Fort Lauderdale: The Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel Will Turn Into...

2 days agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

A B Hotel! This is an interesting turn of events. The other day we reported that the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel, formerly The Yankee Clipper, would stop being a Sheraton on December 1 but there was no clue as to who or what brand would go in its place. Show More Summary

Finding Human Connection at 30,000 Feet.

I experienced a priceless jewel—the profound power of authentic human connection—and the joy and aliveness that arises by turning towards each other to share in our fears and dreams.

Delta making more cuts at its former hub in Memphis

Delta will drop four more routes from the hub it had inherited in Northwest merger.        

Catch Me If You Can

2 oz. Highland Park 12 Year Old scotch 5 dashes orange bitters ¼ oz. Demerara syrup ¼ oz. green chartreuse Lemon twist Combine Highland Park scotch, bitters, and syrup in a mixing glass. Add ice and stir until well chilled. Coat a rocks glass with the chartruese, discarding any that remains floating. Show More Summary

Redeem Miles For Etihad A380 First Class?

There's no doubt that the "hottest" new aircraft entering the commercial aviation market this year is Etihad Airways' A380 (sorry Your Excellency, your plane might be a distant number two, unless we count the amount of drama, in which...Show More Summary

TSA Head Says Liquids Should be Allowed, A Loyalty Program for Infrequent Flyers, and How Not to Protest Uber

News and notes from around the interweb: When taxis protest Uber and Lyft by clogging traffic that means you can’t get a cab as easily and.. have no choice but to use Uber or Lyft. #ThinkAboutIt Terminals 1 and 2 are now connected at...Show More Summary

Southwest, pilots far apart in contract talks

Union asked federal mediators to help break a two-year stalemate in contract negotiations.        

Vote of the Week: Do You Play Carnival Games?

By Robert Niles: ORLANDO ? We've been in Orlando all week for the annual IAAPA Attractions Expo. The show fills the entire North/South building of the Orange County Convention Center, with more than one million square feet of exhibit space. Show More Summary

The Lowdown on Getting Around Burma by Taxi

3 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

It seems like everyone and their moms are going to Burma. Or is it Myanmar? (For the answer, see here.) Thanks to political and humanitarian reforms of the last several years, this Southeast Asian country is more open than ever to tourism. Show More Summary

In Geneva, a Skating Rink With a View (and Brunch)

The hotel La Réserve Genève in Switzerland will feature a skating rink inside a heated tent--bar and restaurant included.

Photo Lesson: Seeing and Using Light

In addition to being longtime contributing photographers for Traveler magazine, my wife Sisse and I are frequently invited to join National Geographic Expeditions trips as photography experts, interacting with guests aboard the National...Show More Summary

Review: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse New York JFK

I had a commitment in New York City until around 5:30PM, so only made it to JFK at around 6:30PM, less than two hours before departure. Singapore Airlines flies out of Terminal 4, and by the time I checked in I seemed to be the onlyShow More Summary

Sao Miguel: The Main Attraction on Sao Miguel in the Azores is a Hole in the Ground

3 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Now that you know what to eat when you visit the island of Sao Miguel, let's talk about where to go to burn it off. The island is filled with natural beauty, including a rocky coastline and rolling, hilly highlands. But the main attraction, without question, is the volcanic crater of Sete Cidades. Show More Summary

Kickstarter's 'Fugu Luggage' May Finally Solve the 2-Wheel or 4-Wheel Debate

3 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Luggage sucks. Don't think so? Take a flight without it some time, perhaps on a quick overnight with just a messenger bag, and you'll quickly find that luggage is its own particular brand of torture. Travelers with it are less agile,...Show More Summary

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