This visualization of taxi trips from NYC-area airports around the holidays reminds us all why traveling sucks. Traveling during the holiday season is the worst. In case you needed a visual reminder, here's what taxi trips from New York...Show More Summary
Winter weather may be a headache for airlines and travelers both, but the change of seasons brings with it one big plus: seasonal routes to sunny destinations! On October 29 JetBlue stuck another line on their route map with an inaugural...Show More Summary
There's a clear main event at 1:00, with the 7-3 Lions traveling to see the 8-2 Patriots. Then 4:00 gives us co-main events with the 6-4 Dolphins at the 7-3 Broncos and the 9-1 Cardinals at the 6-4 Seahawks. This is solid. Read more...
MapItOut (US$1.99) is a very enhanced map program for iOS. You can search almost any city on Earth and then easily find places to go. You save those destinations, and the app creates a customized map for you complete with directions. MapItOut can be...
Mark Millar opens up on the origins of his new sci-fi buddy comic and shares some exclusive examples of Sean Murphy's epoch-spanning interiors.
Fogo Island, a remote and rugged island south of Newfoundland, put itself on the savvy (and well-to-do) traveler's map with the striking, stilt supported Fogo Island Inn, which opened last year. Just getting to the 29-suite, five-star inn is an excursion right up the adventurist's alley - island hopping (via ferry or charter plane) is a prerequisite. Show More Summary
I have used Openstreetmap.org a great deal while travelling, and being a GPS anorak, I’ve added a great deal of previously unrecorded streets, shops and other points of interest. It has become my usual map reference, superior to Google Maps in its libre nature and its surprisingly richer coverage of certain areas. Show More Summary
Exclusive to Travel Retail, the Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve Exclusive Travellers’ Edition’s metallic, gold-colored coating is imprinted with an image of the world map. The special edition is available for a limited time only from travel retail outlets worldwide. Read the rest of the story at: Golden Map: Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve Exclusive Travellers’ Edition
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. If you’ve been looking forward to the prospect of travelling to York University via the subway in 2016, you may be out of luck: bad weather and issues with contractors are among various factors that have conspired […]
Bold colors and textures are in—and Google Maps is on trend, with a slick new style to make traveling with Maps even easier. Over the next few days, when you open up Google Maps on your Android or iPhone, you’ll be greeted by bright colors and a fresh new design. Show More Summary
Anybody who has ever traveled in Maine has probably heard a story like the one about coming to a rural fork in the road. From the map, it might appear that both roads end up in about the same place, but because there is an old man working alongside the road, you ask, “Does it... Continue Reading
The path traveled may not be what most people had marked on the map, but the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers are headed into an NFC South first-place duel on the Week 9 edition of Thursday Night Football. Drew Brees andShow More Summary
My husband can testify I am a horrible road trip wing woman. Put a contemporary map in my hand, and I’ll turn it topsy-turvy before I can decipher anything of travel assistance. The road names, byways, mile markers, and intersections all blend into a flurry of ‘huh?’ God forbid he ask me where the nearest gas station or fast-food joint might be. Show More Summary
Whether you’re sailing down the Mississippi River or trekking through the Swiss Alps, Google Earth can inspire your next adventure. To help power your digital travels, Google Earth for Android is getting an update over the next week—with...Show More Summary
A smartphone is now an invaluable part of travelling, allowing you to make reservations, access maps, and stay in touch with friends back home. When planning a trip, don’t forget to make sure that your Android smartphone or tablet is up for the journey. Particularly if you’ve had your device for some time, it could […]
If you've traveled around this great country of ours and thought, "Man, there are Cowboys and Patriots fans everywhere," guess what: you're absolutely right. One of the more fascinating and borderline sinister aspects of social media...Show More Summary
The Amazing Race continually attracts praise on Twitter for its unique contestants and authentic feel. But there’s more to the show than mere U-Turns and Detours. Turns out, a ton of planning goes into each Amazing Race course. The effort is definitely appreciated, as viewers and contestants alike encounter fascinating sights each season. Year after year, The Amazing […]
My usual whine about my part of the world (the Eastern Sierra) and my town — we don't get no respect ["Splendor in Motion" by Mary Forgione, Oct. 5]. Cute little thumbnail map of the area and no sign of Independence or Big Pine on it. Independence is 16 miles north of Lone Pine, which...
Don't you hate it when you have to constantly check your phone for map navigation, thus not able to fully enjoy the scenery while travelling? Rather than just switching to audio navigation (which can get annoying after a while), NTT Docomo believes...
One of my favorite features of Google Maps is the ability to create personalized maps that you can save and share. I have personally used the feature to map out travel routes (and more) for a road trip through the Western United States...Show More Summary