Home » Archives by category » TRAVEL (Page 38)

Wintry weather disrupts European travel – CNN International

Wintry weather disrupts European travel – CNN International

(CNN) — Travelers are getting back on the move Wednesday, a day after heavy snowfall caused cancellations and delays across much of northern Europe. Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service that connects London, Paris, Brussels and other cities, resumed a limited schedule on Wednesday. Journey times will be about two hours longer than usual on […]

10 best travel spots—if money’s no object – MarketWatch

National averages from Bankrate.com 10 best travel spots—if money’s no object – MarketWatch

Online travel bookers could owe $55 million to Texas cities – Dallas Morning News

Dallas and 172 other Texas cities could share a $55 million windfall from online travel bookers that failed to pay all of the hotel occupancy taxes they owed, according to terms reached in a federal lawsuit. Dallas alone could reap almost $10 million under a proposed judgment filed Tuesday in Online travel bookers could owe […]

Online travel bookers could owe Dallas nearly $10 million in back taxes and … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Online travel bookers could owe Dallas nearly $10 million in back taxes and … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

UPDATE: Robin Reck, spokeswoman for the Travel Technology Association sends this response. This is not a final judgment. The online travel agencies (OTAs) do not owe any municipality in Texas anything at this time. The judge told the parties that he would not render judgment prior to April 4. Given previous rulings in the state […]

Heavy snow snarls travel in northern Europe – CNN

Heavy snow snarls travel in northern Europe – CNN

A couple walk on a snowy sidewalk on Place de la Concorde in Paris, on March 12, during a heavy snow storm. Twenty-six regions in northwest and northern France were put on orange alert because of heavy snowfall. Cows search for edible grass in drought-stricken paddocks on March 12, in Waiuku, New Zealand. Drought was […]

Travel Q&A: Is it safe to travel to Mexico? – USA TODAY

You are logged in as Log outLog outSign In FAQ Travel Q&A: Is it safe to travel to Mexico? – USA TODAY

Senior travel gets 21st century upgrade – USA TODAY

A new partnership between AARP and Google Maps lets AARP members find discounts along their route. Put away those discount books and road atlases. In a seemingly unlikely pairing of brands, Google Maps and AARP have teamed together on a new road trip utility. Using the new tool, AARP members can plot a route using […]

Louis Vuitton Puts A New Spin To Luxury Travel With Objets Nomades – Forbes

Luxury travel has always been one of the core values of Louis Vuitton. Before the advent of the airplane, when travel meant boarding Louis Vuitton Objets Nomades Collection a train or ship, the French company made custom trunks and cases to fit whatever one desired. Trunks with individual shoe compartments or equipped with a safe […]

At the bottom of the Earth: How to travel to Antarctica in style – NBCNews.com (blog)

At the bottom of the Earth: How to travel to Antarctica in style – NBCNews.com (blog)

NBC News Correspondent Kerry Sanders and Producer Nery Ynclan recently returned from Antarctica. Below, Ynclan chronicles the journey; you also can click on the map above for more dispatches from across the breathtaking seventh continent. ANTARCTIC PENINSULA — Visiting Antarctica is like visiting another planet, where the aliens are friendly and greet you in tuxedos. A […]