Four Seasons Serengeti Tanzania

Travel News: August 28, 2017

Despite warning, Mexican officials say resort areas are safe Travel Weekly Mexico tourism officials this week were working to protect their $20 billion tourism industry following a new U.S. travel … Read More

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Sydney Opera House Australia

Travel News: August 25, 2017

Harvey intensifies to hurricane, likely a major Texas storm Travel Weekly Tropical Storm Harvey intensified Thursday into a hurricane that forecasters said would be the first major hurricane to hit … Read More

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Statue Malecon Puerto Vallarta

Travel News: August 24, 2017

State Dept. updates Mexico warning, adds resort states Travel Pulse The U.S. State Department on Tuesday issued an updated travel warning for Mexico advising travelers about organized crime-related safety and … Read More

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Reykjavik, Iceland

Travel News: August 23, 2017

Alaska Airlines to adopt satellite-based WiFi Travel Weekly Alaska Airlines will use the satellite-based Gogo 2Ku WiFi solution for its integrated Alaska and Virgin America fleets. 2Ku, which Gogo says … Read More

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Hollywood, Florida

Travel News: August 22, 2017

Less-popular destinations get eclipse boost Travel Weekly As Americans flocked to witness the total solar eclipse on Monday, states within the path of totality experienced a surge in hotel bookings, … Read More

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Stonehenge England UK

Travel News: August 21 2017

Norwegian Re-Routes Escape Due to Tropical Storm Harvey Travel Pulse Tropical Storm Harvey, which is barreling westward through the Caribbean Sea has caused at least one cruise line to change … Read More

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Luxor Egypt

Travel News: August 16, 2017

Air Berlin insolvent, breakup imminent Travel Weekly Air Berlin, Germany’s second-largest carrier, has filed for the German equivalent of bankruptcy, and the sale of Air Berlin parts are well underway … Read More

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Azamara Cruise ship

Travel News: August 15, 2017

Azamara and Pearl Seas expand Cuba cruise options Travel Weekly Two cruise lines have expanded options for travelers interested in Cuba. Azamara Club Cruises will have additional cruises to Cuba … Read More

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Grand Cayman Marriott

Travel News: August 11, 2017

NOAA expects more hurricanes than first predicted Travel Weekly The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, already expected to be more active than normal, could be worse than previously forecasted, according to … Read More

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Man Mo Temple, Hong Kong

Travel News: August 9, 2017

InterContinental Hong Kong closing for renovations in 2019 Travel Weekly The InterContinental Hong Kong will close during the first quarter of 2019 for an extensive renovation. All of the luxury … Read More

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Cathay Pacific Lounge Hong Kong

Travel News: August 8, 2017

Tropical Storm Franklin makes landfall on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula USA Today Tropical Storm Franklin made landfall early Tuesday on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, dumping heavy rain and gusty winds. It could push a … Read More

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antarctica

Travel News: August 2, 2017

National Geographic Quest embarks on inaugural cruise Travel Weekly Lindblad Expeditions’ new ship, the National Geographic Quest, made its inaugural voyage from Juneau, Alaska, on July 29. The introduction of … Read More

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Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: August 1, 2017

Australian Police Thwart Plot to Bring Down Airplane Travel Pulse Security has been heightened at airports across Australia after four suspects were arrested on suspicion of planning to bring down … Read More

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jw marriott cancun

Travel News: July 31, 2017

TSA to X-Ray Electronics Larger than a Cell Phone Travel Pulse The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced Wednesday that it will begin implementing stronger screening procedures, including forcing travelers to … Read More

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Paris France

Travel News: July 26, 2017

IHG goes to 24-hour cancellation policy Travel Weekly InterContinental Hotels Group is introducing a policy enabling customers at most hotels to cancel without penalty if they give at least 24 … Read More

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The Logan Hotel Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Travel News: July 25, 2017

Delta Approved for $4 Billion LaGuardia Facility Travel Pulse Delta Air Lines has received the final green light to begin construction on its $4 billion, 37-gate facility at New York’s … Read More

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Paris France

Travel News: July 21, 2017

East Coast Hyperloop One Step Closer to Reality Travel Pulse Elon Musk took to Twitter Thursday confirming that his Boring Company has reached a verbal agreement with government officials to construct … Read More

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Machu Picchu Peru

Travel News: July 20, 2017

Avis to enable voice reservations on Amazon Alexa Travel Weekly Avis next month will become the first car rental company to allow customers to make voice reservations through Amazon’s Alexa. … Read More

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Chincoteague Virginia

Travel News: July 7, 2017

Robots to aid tourists, clean floors at South Korean airport ABC News Robots will start roaming South Korea’s largest airport this summer, helping travelers find their boarding gates and keep … Read More

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jw marriott cancun

Travel News: July 6, 2017

Airline Capacity is Fueling Mexico’s Meetings Boom Travel Pulse When the world’s top aviation officials met during the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Annual General Meeting in early June, the … Read More

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Paris France

Travel News: June 30, 2017

Travel is Plateauing for Everyone but Millennials Travel Pulse Following a record-breaking year for leisure travel in 2016, vacation spending during the year ahead will be flat, according to MMGY … Read More

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Los Angeles, California

Travel News: June 29, 2017

InterContinental hotel opens in L.A.’s tallest skyscraper Travel Weekly The InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, occupying part of the tallest U.S. building on the West Coast, is now open. The 73-story … Read More

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Angkor Wat Cambodia

Travel News: June 28, 2017

House bill would allow airlines to exclude taxes from fare ads USA TODAY Airlines would no longer have to include taxes when initially advertising their fares, under House legislation a committee … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Chengdu China

Travel News: June 27, 2017

Ships filling up fast as Alaska anticipates a record year Travel Weekly Since cruise passengers have clearly been enamored with Alaska for the past year, the state expects record tourism … Read More

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Alta Norway

Travel News: June 26, 2017

Airbnb testing premium listings Travel Weekly Airbnb has begun a pilot program in which the peer-to-peer accommodations service will certify larger residences with more amenities in an effort to lure … Read More

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Le Meridien Bora Bora Tahiti

Travel News: June 16, 2017

Death Valley National Park to Upgrade Guest Experience Travel Pulse Death Valley National Park’s iconic Furnace Creek Inn and Furnace Creek Ranch are getting an upgrade. Xanterra Parks & Resorts—which … Read More

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Travel News: June 15, 2017

Lindblad cancels inaugural cruise of National Geographic Quest Travel Weekly Lindblad Expeditions canceled the inaugural voyage of the National Geographic Quest, saying the ship has a technical problem that will … Read More

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