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Sundance Film Experienced

Why bother coming to Sundance Film Festival without a festival ticket? Besides standing on the street looking for recognizable faces in media for photo opportunities, I found plenty to keep me busy all day over the past two days on the streets of Park City during the Sundance Film Festival 2015. Show More Summary

Hello, Halo-Halo: A Philippine Dessert

I had never heard of halo-halo, which is a popular dessert in the Philippines comprised of a plethora of ingredients which can vary. Basically, it contains a mixture which includes but is not limited to... The post Hello, Halo-Halo: A Philippine Dessert appeared first on The Gate.

Insider's Guide to Waikiki, Honolulu

It may be freezing where you live, but a warm vacation is still possible without scrambling for your passport. The average winter temperature is 78 degrees in Waikiki and airfares to Oahu are often lowest from January through March,Show More Summary

The Baths in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

Strewn about a sun-drenched beach on Virgin Gorda Island are a number of massive boulders known collectively as "The Baths," and hidden around and beneath these titanic rocks are a number of pools and grottoes waiting to be discovered by leisurely vacationers. Show More Summary

The Mail Rail in London, United Kingdom

Running beneath the feet of unsuspecting Londoners is an ever-clanging railway that quietly (at least on the surface) secrets parcels, missives, and other mail from one sorting station to another. This purpose-built system is known to...Show More Summary

Holmes Medical Museum in Foley, Alabama

While it might not be the largest or most diverse medical museum in the world, the Holmes Medical Museum in Foley, Alabama uses its humble space to celebrate the sterile, slightly frightening history of the obsolete tools of the trade. Show More Summary

The Pinnacles of Gunung Mulu in Sarawak, Malaysia

High atop the Malaysian mountain Gunung Mulu is an impressive alien landscape made up of sharp rock spires that rise up out of the surrounding jungle like spikes of angry earth. The climb to the Pinnacle of Gunung Mulu is gruesome and dangerous, so much so that the national park is sometimes used by the Malaysian Army for training. Show More Summary

Caos Bar & Antiguidades in São Paulo, Brazil

Brazil's Caos Bar & Antiguidades truly deserves its name, offering a chaotic explosion of vintage stuff literally crammed into every space from the floor to the ceiling. Only a few short years ago Rua Augusta in São Paulo was considered...Show More Summary

Airlines cancel 7,500 flights as storms hits East

By Sunday evening, nearly 3,200 flights had been preemptively canceled for Monday, Tuesday.        

Marriott Brown Palace Denver Just $41 All-in Per Night Including Breakfast and Upgraded Rooms!

Extreme Hotel Deals finds this rate, $41 per night, at the Marriott Brown Palace Denver on Fridays and Saturdays between May 8 and October 31. Indeed, $41 is all-in with taxes and there are multiple room types available with breakfast even thrown in. Show More Summary

Newcastle upon Tyne: 5 Best Bars to Get Drunk at in Newcastle

yesterdayLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Newcastle upon Tyne is known for stag parties, scantily dressed men and women (in the middle of winter), and general hedonism revelry. It?s also home to the UK's version of "Jersey Shore", called The Geordie Shore. If you're heading here, you're pretty much DTF--down to find...a good bar to drink at. Show More Summary

Hyatt Launching 20 New Hotels as Introduction to a “Lifestyle Brand”

The Wall Street Journal covers plans for Hyatt, Loews, and Langham to launch new ‘lifestyle brand’ hotels in 2015. Hotel chains have shifted their idea of luxury to meet what modern consumers want. Younger affluent customers aren’t necessarily looking for ornate or historical French design or formal service. Show More Summary

Michael Mina’s Las Vegas Bardot Brasserie Restaurant Introduces New Beverage Program

Chef Michael Mina’s newly opened Bardot Brasserie, located within the Aria Resort & Casino, launched its beverage program of signature spirits, exclusive beers, and rare wines on January 16. Striving to bring Parisian café culture—aShow More Summary

Hotel Deal and Tips for Those Weathering the Blizzard of 2015

The mall in @CentralParkNYC. #NYC #blizzardof2015 pic.twitter.com/eWD4rSpUFA — Anthony Quintano (@AnthonyQuintano) January 26, 2015 Snowmaggedon. Snow-pacalypse. Juno? Whatever you social media marketers folks want to call it, we're sticking with the simple Blizzard of 2015. Show More Summary

The Best Flight To South America Gets Downgraded

There are few things I love more than a good fifth freedom route, be it Cathay Pacific's flight between New York and Vancouver, or Singapore Airlines' flight between New York and Frankfurt. There's something exciting about flying between...Show More Summary

In Sedona at Super Bowl Time: A Little Escape

L’Auberge de Sedona in Arizona is offering an "Escape the Super Bowl" package in the week before the game.

How to Survive Flying Through This Week’s Historic Storms and Other Weather Events

I went on television earlier today to talk weather and navigating flight delays and cancellations. I’d sum up my advice as, expect the unexpected, be proactive, and be nice. There are five basic things to do to travel well through flight...Show More Summary

My Newest Credit Card: Easy 50,000 AAdvantage Miles

I've been lazy lately and haven't really applied for many credit cards. I don't have a good excuse, other than having been around the world more times than I can count in the past couple of months. I'm not one that necessarily applies...Show More Summary

Everyone Chime In Now: Who Has The Best Long-Haul Business Class?

2 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

British Airways Club World Let?s not beat about the bush: if you?re flying long-haul, business class is best. In fact, once you?ve turned left on a plane, and tasted that delicious champagne and that (hopefully) flat bed, it will take nerves of steel to cross an ocean in any other way. Show More Summary

New York: The Carlyle New York to Get a Makeover From Tony Chi and Associates

2 days agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The Carlyle, a Rosewood Hotel & Resort, is not just a hotel where Kate Middleton would stay while visiting New York, it is also a hotel where we would spend the end of our days. It is an Upper East Side institution, a quintessentially...Show More Summary

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