Travel News: Airfare Watchdog has the Top 10 Places Where The Dollar Goes Far. Road Warrior Voices has an Interactive Map That Shows How Countries Have Gotten Safer Or More Dangerous Over Time. Budget Travel has the 20 Best Destinations for Fall. Show More Summary
Back in 1962, John Steinbeck published Travels with Charley, a series of stories and observations from interactions with people across America. I happened to pick it up yesterday to re-read it, about 50 years after the first time it was assigned to me in junior high school. Show More Summary
Despite the limits on Obama's movement and interactions with the Kenyan people, his visit is highly anticipated in the East African nation. Before Obama's travel plans were announced, there had been some disappointment that the U.S.Show More Summary
Modder The Modern Storyteller is finishing up a rather large-scale mod for Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. The mod is called The Forgotten City and it features 30 different interactive NPCs, time travel and an all new city to explore.Click To Continue Reading
I’m currently on vacation where birds eat dogs, far from any airport security line—but given the time of year, it seems only fitting to do a cartoon about summer travel and the TSA. Sure, some other things are happening today, but there...Show More Summary
First came National Journal’s travel tracker tool, an interactive map that allows you to see every town and event each presidential candidate has visited since November 2014: GOP breakfasts, peach festivals, church stops, parades, fundraisers. Show More Summary
“The Marvel Experience”, a traveling, interactive indoor theme park intended to bring the Marvel universe to cities across the country will instead be shutting down early. The show’s summer tour will end after it completes a three week...Show More Summary
A new series of travel ads has pedestrians using their headphones to engage with the world, rather than block it out.
It’s a big week for time travel; July 3 marks the 30th anniversary of the release of Back To The Future and tomorrow, July 1, Arnold Schwarzenegger is back on the big screen in Terminator: Genisys. When dealing with time travel in film, things can get a little wonky. Show More Summary
Sarah Towle is trying to raise $40,000 for her company Time Traveler Tours & Tales to build an interactive story app that gives a tour of historic Florence through Mary Hoffman’s Tale of Renaissance Giants: Michelangelo & David. TheShow More Summary
I wrote about Scroll-o-Meter, an unusual Chrome extension that keeps track of how far your finger travels each day, a couple of weeks back. Now here’s an even more brain frazzling experiment from the same team: Jazz.computer. Created by...Show More Summary
Some people really don't want to interact with other people while traveling. Some people cherish the chance to disengage from the noisy world buzzing around them while stuck in airports. Some people dread the idea of having to acknowledge strangers in a sterile place. [ more › ]
There's a new map that will help you chart exactly how much Manhattan has changed over the years. This week, the New York Public Library released an interactive website that allows users to travel back in time using the Library's historical photography database. Show More Summary
Celebrity Cruises and Diageo Global Travel Americas have partnered to launch the world’s first "World Class Bar.” The bar provides interactive and luxurious drinks experiences created by World Class-certified mixologists. Read the rest of the story at: World’s first "World Class Bar” onboard the Celebrity Eclipse
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has kicked off their LEGO Dimensions marketing campaign with a blast from our Nerdy past. That’s right, everyone’s favorite time traveling scientist inventor Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd) from Back to the Future is smack dab in the middle of the LEGO Dimensions mix. What happens when Doc Brown receives a mysterious […]
You’ve changed a lot since birth, so has the Earth. A new interactive website developed by the BBC investigates how you and the Earth have changed together. How many times has your heart beaten? How many miles have you traveled through...Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Travelers Tales announced they’d be getting in on the toys-to-life category of games with Lego Dimensions last month. Lego Dimensions would blend together a variety of Lego Universes together, which will include The Lord of the Rings, DC Comics, Back to the Future, and more. Show More Summary
Games and interactive movies are fun, but modern virtual reality systems like the Oculus Rift also have the ability to let people travel and experience the world without ever leaving their couch. And the DORA telepresence robot, which can perfectly match the movements of someone wearing a headset, will help make that VR experience even more immersive. Read more...
Still from Traveling While Black, by Roger Ross Williams, an interactive experience Years ago, when I first started writing about films, I remember attending a luncheon for the Tribeca All Access program, offered by the Tribeca Film Institute, during the Tribeca Film Festival in NYC. Show More Summary
If you plan on traveling internationally, you might be surprised to see what countries have for their second language. This interactive map makes it easy to explore the whole world and see how many places might let you get by with just English. Read more...