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May 3 2018

The Times Herald: Breaking News, Sports, Business, Entertainment & Montgomery County News, times travel.#Times #travel

times travel Hot Topics: Breaking News Trump lashes out at own FBI in a series of tweets Television: Brittney Shipp returing to your screen on Channel 10 McConnell: No government shutdown this week over immigration Motorists see slight drop in gas prices in Pennsylvania Regional Morning Briefing: Communities help fire victims; it s a party line in D.C.; Eagles hope to brew up win in Seattle Kehoe Rodgers: Santa still shines in innocent eyes Lower Providence church program targets millennials King of Prussia worker with disability testifies on Capitol Hill about maintaining independence Reaction to Senate tax cut plan falls …

Apr 8 2018

Travel News – Los Angeles Times, travel times.#Travel #times

TRAVEL If you re visiting Yosemite, bring tire chains. Snow has shut Glacier Point and Tioga roads until spring Popular roads to Yosemite National Park’s backcountry have closed for the season because of hazardous driving conditions after a recent storm, according to a park news release Wednesday. Tioga Road (California Highway 120), the east-west route through the park, and Glacier Point Road have shut. Las Vegas cocktails inspired by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle s engagement Santa Barbara s Biltmore turns 90 with photo show and custom-made wines California Bucket List Ski in the morning, surf in the evening, with …

Feb 10 2018

China Travel Coverage – The New York Times, times travel.#Times #travel

China Travel Coverage The ‘New Seven Wonders of the World’ Experience these majestic sites during moments of solitude in 360 video. By VEDA SHASTRI, GUGLIELMO MATTIOLI and KAITLYN MULLIN Latest Articles November 30, 2017 36 Hours 36 Hours in Shanghai By JUSTIN BERGMAN Shanghai is a city flush with cash and Ferraris, but beneath all the excess, there’s more artistic and culinary substance than ever. Handicrafts and Boutiques Off Shanghai’s Beaten Paths By JUSTIN BERGMAN Artisans, designers, traditional and innovative fashions, pottery, and more can be found by any shopper willing to leave Shanghai’s malls behind. At Shanghai Disney Resort, …

Feb 10 2018

National Rail Enquiries – Official source for UK train times and timetables, times travel.#Times #travel

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Feb 10 2018

Amsterdam Travel Coverage – The New York Times, times travel.#Times #travel

Amsterdam Travel Coverage The Dutch Way: Tulips, Windmills and Barnyard Animals A mother recalls a favorite ritual with her young daughter, visiting some of Amsterdam’s many neighborhood children’s farms or petting zoos. Latest Articles August 30, 2016 Amsterdam, Revisited By RUSSELL SHORTO Tourism and global hipsterism have transformed the city where I once lived. But not entirely — the canals endure. At Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, Art on the Plate By EDWARD SCHNEIDER The cooking at Rijks is precise and imaginative in both flavor and technique. A Religious Museum Expands in Amsterdam By DIANE DANIEL The reconfigured Our Lord in the Attic …

Feb 9 2018

Travel News & Deals Blog – Los Angeles Times, times travel.#Times #travel

Travel News & Deals I always read the Travel section looking for bargains and was happy to see the article about deals in Paris [“The City of Light for Less,” Money Matters, by Debbi Kickham, Nov. 26]. All the ideas were great until it came to shopping. What I don’t understand is why a tour guide for $125 an hour is a deal. If her fee is even less than the discount I would get, I probably couldn’t afford the final price. With a loud crack, Coconut Joe deftly whacked a fresh green coconut with his machete, slipped a straw …

Feb 9 2018

The Times Herald: Breaking News, Sports, Business, Entertainment & Montgomery County News, times travel.#Times #travel

times travel Hot Topics: Breaking News Trump lashes out at own FBI in a series of tweets Television: Brittney Shipp returing to your screen on Channel 10 McConnell: No government shutdown this week over immigration Motorists see slight drop in gas prices in Pennsylvania Regional Morning Briefing: Communities help fire victims; it s a party line in D.C.; Eagles hope to brew up win in Seattle Kehoe Rodgers: Santa still shines in innocent eyes Lower Providence church program targets millennials King of Prussia worker with disability testifies on Capitol Hill about maintaining independence Reaction to Senate tax cut plan falls …

Feb 3 2018

Travel News & Deals Blog – Los Angeles Times, travel times.#Travel #times

Travel News & Deals I always read the Travel section looking for bargains and was happy to see the article about deals in Paris [“The City of Light for Less,” Money Matters, by Debbi Kickham, Nov. 26]. All the ideas were great until it came to shopping. What I don’t understand is why a tour guide for $125 an hour is a deal. If her fee is even less than the discount I would get, I probably couldn’t afford the final price. With a loud crack, Coconut Joe deftly whacked a fresh green coconut with his machete, slipped a straw …

Feb 3 2018

Travel News – Los Angeles Times, travel times.#Travel #times

TRAVEL If you re visiting Yosemite, bring tire chains. Snow has shut Glacier Point and Tioga roads until spring Popular roads to Yosemite National Park’s backcountry have closed for the season because of hazardous driving conditions after a recent storm, according to a park news release Wednesday. Tioga Road (California Highway 120), the east-west route through the park, and Glacier Point Road have shut. Las Vegas cocktails inspired by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle s engagement Santa Barbara s Biltmore turns 90 with photo show and custom-made wines California Bucket List Ski in the morning, surf in the evening, with …

Feb 3 2018

The Tico Times, Costa Rica News, Travel, Real Estate – Costa Rica’s leading English-language newspaper since 1956, featuring breaking news, regional news, travel, business, sports, entertainment and real estate, travel times.#Travel #times

travel times LATEST NEWS U.S. tourist killed in shark attack off Costa Rica s Isla del Coco How a Costa Rican coconut can turn you into a beautiful Barbie Costa Rica to face off against Brazil, Switzerland, and Serbia at 2018 World Cup Bring on the high season All eyes on Russia: Costa Rica awaits World Cup draw WATCH: Making tamales in Costa Rica TRAVEL / REAL ESTATE Driving in Costa Rica: Do you know the way out of San José? Friday sunset: Manuel Antonio National Geographic Says Costa Rica Has Two Of The Top Eco Lodges In The World …

Jan 5 2018

Australia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #greece #travel #packages

#australia travel # Australia Travel Coverage The Hidden Bars of Sydney The hidden drinking den is something relatively new to — and apparently dearly loved by — Australia’s largest city. Hiking and Biking in Tasmania Tasmanian Tour Ride & Seek, an Australian outfitter offering trips in a dozen countries, has added a destination close to home. Resort and Cruise News: Safaris by Air in Australia What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including new lodging at a safari park in England, and a new water park on a Royal Caribbean ship. Identification, Please …

Dec 26 2017

Chicago Travel Coverage – The New York Times #book #airline #tickets #online

#chicago travel # An Airport Survival Guide for Thanksgiving Travel Delayed? Have some time between flights? What to do (and where to eat, do yoga, or charge your phone) at major American airports during the busy holiday travel season. Tracing Frank Lloyd Wright in Oak Park, Illinois By JOHN L. DORMAN The houses he designed in this Chicago suburb show the first traces of his famous work that was to come. Dale Talde’s Six Must-Eat Chicago Dishes Here are the dishes the chef says you can’t miss in Chicago, including a no-frills burger and kare-kare that’s still not as good …

Dec 22 2017

France Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #agents #jobs

#travel to france # What Travelers Can Expect in Paris If you’re visiting Paris, here’s what you need to know about flights, hotels, getting around and how to help in the wake of the attacks. A Left-Bank Bistro Raises the Bar The distinguished Michelin-starred chef Jean-François Piège has opened a 20-seat spot that deserves high marks for exquisite execution. The True Heart of French Seaside Chic Let the partiers keep the Riviera. Just a few hundred miles to the west sits the alluring little island of Île de Ré, and its unspoiled pastures and vineyards. An Old Paris Hotel, in …

Dec 7 2017

The Moscow Times #book #airfare

#how to find the cheapest airline tickets # Pobeda’s Cheap Flights to Europe Take Off The lack of competition will play into Pobeda’s hands, as will the patronage of its influential owner, Aeroflot. Dylan Ashe / Wikicommons While foreign air carriers quit the Russian market in droves amid falling demand, Russia’s only low-cost airline, Pobeda, is in the midst of launching unprecedentedly cheap flights to Europe. On Nov. 12, the low-coster, a subsidiary of Russia’s national carrier Aeroflot, opened sales of tickets for its first international destinations, Bratislava and Vienna (which includes a flight to Bratislava and then a bus …

Dec 6 2017

Morocco Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #centre

#morocco travel # In Morocco, Exploring Remnants of Jewish History In looking for traces of the Jews who lived in the walled quarters of Morocco, a sense of urgency prevails about future of the country’s Jewish legacy. Morocco, From Coast to Desert A seven-day journey turns up a kaleidoscope of centuries-old souks, dusty colonial-era outposts, livestock markets and luxury restaurants. Four Stops Across Morocco Planning a seven-day journey across Morocco, from Atlantic shores to Saharan dunes, can be an odyssey. Here’s how to do it. A Stroll by the Casbah in Northern Morocco Chefchaouen may be known for its location …

Dec 6 2017

New Zealand Travel Coverage – The New York Times #airline #travel #tickets

#new zealand travel # New Zealand Travel Coverage House Hunting in. New Zealand By VIRGINIA C. McGUIRE The market in Wellington has experienced modest growth, with home prices just now returning to levels not seen since the 2008 global financial crisis. New Zealand for Beginners Finding himself in a country he’d never given much thought, the author manages to hurtle down slopes, go on a picturesque “tramp” and hit some pubs — all in a few days. After Earthquakes, a Creative Rebirth in Christchurch Imaginative projects and resilient residents are helping Christchurch, the largest city on New Zealand’s South Island, …

Dec 5 2017

Patagonia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #holidays

#patagonia travel # Patagonia Travel Coverage Sailing to the End of the World in Patagonia A three-night cruise through southern Argentina brings views of mountains, glaciers and 100,000 penguins — and not a cellphone in sight. Chilean Patagonia’s Peaks, Up Close Even as the world has gotten smaller and more familiar, dramatic Patagonia retains a feeling of being truly far away. In Argentina, Glaciers by Way of Patagonia A four-day road trip in search of adventure and solitude takes a traveler by some of Argentina’s most dramatic vistas. Bahia Bustamante: Argentina’s Secret (and Private) Answer to the Galapagos In a …

Dec 2 2017

South Africa Travel Coverage – The New York Times #cheap #cars #rental

#south africa travel # South Africa Travel Coverage 36 Hours in Cape Town A plan for this stunning city might include a 5K run (or walk), browsing farm markets, dinner at a wine estate and, no surprise, heading up Table Mountain (by cable car). Apps Help Navigate Africa’s Many Gems Tracking wildlife, following in history’s footsteps or learning which documents are needed for travel, all from your phone. Want to Visit South Africa? How to Survive a Long Flight There are ways to make a 16-hour flight a little less painful. We all know to hydrate, but how about a …

Nov 29 2017

The Best Times to Travel to South America and Central America #no #1 #travel

#travel south america # The Best Times to Travel to South America and Central America Skip summer in Rio — December through February — when temperatures soar over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. (Photo: Ablestock.com/AbleStock.com/Getty Images ) Related Articles The prospect of sun, summer temperatures and sandy beaches over below freezing temperatures and snow-filled streets draw Americans to Central and South America in droves during North America’s dreary winter months. In the Southern Hemisphere, South America benefits from the exact reverse seasonal calendar as the north, and equatorial Central America also has its dry season during the North American winter. Just skip …

Nov 26 2017

Turkey Travel Coverage – The New York Times #best #deals #on #airfare

#travel turkey # Finding Paradise in Turkey’s Munzur Valley Deep in the rugged heart of eastern Anatolia, the resilient Alevi Kurds open their hearts and homes to a visitor. Hotel Review: Vault Karakoy in Istanbul In a former 19th-century Ottoman-era bank, the 63-room hotel brims with period details and has an elegant interior. From ‘Midnight Express’ to Discovering the Allure of Turkey The writer Billy Hayes, whose memoir about his 1970 arrest and imprisonment in Turkey cast a shadow on tourism there, now praises the country’s hospitality. A Turkish Town Where Baklava Beckons Gaziantep, a city of about a million …

Nov 23 2017

Airfare Expert: Cheapest times to fly in 2013 #travel #las #vegas

#airfares cheap # Airfare Expert: Cheapest times to fly in 2013 Spring is a great time to go to Europe because the weather s good and you can save a couple of hundred bucks over summer prices. Cities, like Budapest, often have colorful floral displays as well. (Photo: Veronica Gould Stoddart, USA TODAY) 455 CONNECT TWEET 40 LINKEDIN 9 COMMENT EMAIL MORE If you must fly in the peak of the summer, you might as well quit reading now, as airfare will be consistently high. But if your plans are more flexible, you can save big by choosing the right …

Nov 22 2017

Asia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #how #to #get #cheap #flight #tickets

#asian travel # In Tokyo, Tsukiji Fish Market Braces for an Uncertain Future In a city in a rush to wipe away its history, the Tsukiji fish market is a gem that evokes Japan’s pre-World War II past and its love of food. From Hotel to Hospital: The Perils of Reporting in Pakistan Rod Nordland, the Kabul bureau chief, recounts a banal poisoning episode in one of the world’s cloak-and-dagger capitals. New Tour Reveals Vietnam’s Many Sides A new tour to Vietnam from Adventure Life combines cultural and outdoor activities in urban and rural settings. Can a Trip Ever Be …

Nov 10 2017

The New York Times – Travel. #new #zealand #travel

#times travel # State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs: www.travel.state.gov State Department Travel Warnings: travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html Lonely Planet: www.lonelyplanet.com Users can click on the Postcards link, which leads to an online bulletin board where they can get information about crime and practical concerns. (Lonely Planet doesn’t vouch for the accuracy or usefulness of these missives.) Source: “Clicking on the Side of Caution ” (March 11, 2001) Airplane Delays Weather.com: www.weather.com com is comprehensive, easy to use and fairly fast. Useful features for travelers include an Interstate Forecast. Accuweather: www.accuweather.com has 5-day forecasts for thousands of cities around the world. National Climatic …

Nov 10 2017

The life and times of Southall #cheapest #airfares

#south hall travel # Time for a change I think. When I initially set out on my Afritrex expedition at the end of December 2007 I’d decided that setting up a blog would be a fantastic way for my friends and family to keep up-to-date with my experiences and to follow my progress around the African continent. Since then blogs and blogging applications, widgets, add- ons etc have moved on in leaps and bounds and it’s now possible to add posts by text, video or speech, through your desktop machine, laptop or iPhone. With the help of my web-guru Ben …

Nov 9 2017

Spain Travel Coverage – The New York Times #delgado #travel

#travel spain # Places Where Hemingway Lived or Traveled Hemingway liked Idaho in the fall, Key West for the fishing, but lived in Cuba longer than anyplace else. In Europe’s Top Destinations, Hotels to Suit Your Wallet Hotel pairs in six popular European cities, including Paris and Barcelona, offer alternatives at the high or low end of the budget spectrum. A New Place to Sleep in Old Barcelona A hotel housed in a 19th-century building toes the line between classic and modern. Menorca, the Ibiza Antidote Imagine the white-sand beaches of Spain’s most famous island — but without the thudding …

Oct 4 2017

Los Angeles Times Travel & Adventure Show #travel #vouchers

#times travel # The most stunning TRAVEL SHOW in the West. Bigger. Better. Be There. Go to the 2010 Los Angeles Times Travel Adventure Show AT THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER! It s the West’s largest travel event! Get SHOW ONLY specials and giveaways on travel you won t find anywhere else! Click here for a complete list of specials you ll only find at the Travel Adventure Show! From safaris to scuba diving, wind surfing to wine tours, archeology excursions to relaxing on a pristine beach, here’s where you ll discover amazing travel destinations, attractions, activities, resorts, products, luxury …

Sep 21 2017

Czech Republic Travel Coverage – The New York Times #cheapest #airfares

#travel repubic # Czech Republic Travel Coverage Spring Symphonies in Prague The 70th Annual Prague Spring International Music Festival runs through June 3, with more than 40 classical music concerts scheduled at 14 venues. 10 Hotels in Europe That Make You Feel at Home More than just places to rest your head, these properties in Paris, Vienna and other cities offer a sense of community. At the Prague Marathon, History Is a Spectator To run through the city’s medieval streets and working-class neighborhoods, where dissidents had conspired against Communist rule, is to run through Czech history. 8 Trips Inspired by …

Sep 6 2017

Are airlines padding flight times to improve on-time performance? LA Times #find #cheap #flights

#airline flight # Are airlines padding flight times to improve on-time performance? Airline schedule Erik S. Lesser / EPA Canceled flights are seen on a video display at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport during a severe winter storm in February 2014. A new study suggests that airlines have been padding the allotted time for flights. Airlines say they set aside as much time as needed to deal with weather problems and tarmac congestion. Hugo Martin Contact Reporter About a decade ago, Joe Nolan, a semi-retired electrical engineer from Palm Desert, could expect to hop on a flight at Palm Springs International …

Sep 5 2017

Croatia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #bug

#croatia travel # 36 Hours in Split, Croatia Surrounded by mountains and sea, Split has it all: Roman ruins, trendy shops and fashionable restaurants. 36 Hours in Zagreb, Croatia No longer just a stop on the way to the coast, Croatia’s capital has seen a surge in popularity, with lounges, bistros and chic designer ateliers in an Old World setting. In Varazdin, a Thriving Arts Scene Emerges A cultural explosion is taking place in castles and squares, in churches and a synagogue and along the ancient streets of Varazdin. 10 Hotels in Europe That Make You Feel at Home More …

Aug 26 2017

Israel Travel Coverage – The New York Times #germany #travel

#israel travel # Gay Pride Week in Tel Aviv-Jaffa The city of Tel Aviv-Jaffa’s annual Gay Pride Parade will focus for the first time on Israel’s transgender people. Herod the Great’s Israel Epic was the king’s preferred scale. He planned, sited, sourced and landscaped structures of classical antiquity across Israel and the West Bank. In Israel, Opera Echoes From Rocks and Ruins In the Judean Desert, with the mountain fortress Masada as a backdrop, the Israeli Opera mounts a “festival out of nothing.” Hoping War-Weary Tourists Will Return to Israel After a drop in visitors during this summer’s Gaza conflict, …

Aug 25 2017

London Travel Coverage – The New York Times #air #travel #booking

#london travel # At Two London Restaurants, It’s All Cereal, All the Time The two restaurants, Cereal Killer Cafe and 26 Grains, focus on cereal — one cold, the other hot — all day, all the time. London Gets in the Halloween Spirit From witches to a Victorian medium and ghost tours, London is ready for Halloween. In Europe’s Top Destinations, Hotels to Suit Your Wallet Hotel pairs in six popular European cities, including Paris and Barcelona, offer alternatives at the high or low end of the budget spectrum. A $1,000 Day in London for $100 Our traveler, more pauper …

Aug 23 2017

Portugal Travel Coverage – The New York Times #smithsonian #travel

#portugal travel # Restaurant Report: Bastardo in Lisbon The best dishes from the chef, Luis Miguel Rodrigues, are grounded in traditional cuisine, with only subtle twists. Restaurant Report: Cantina 32 At a friendly bistro on the pedestrian Rua das Flores, there are two rules: do not refuse the bread, and order the cheesecake. 10 Hotels in Europe That Make You Feel at Home More than just places to rest your head, these properties in Paris, Vienna and other cities offer a sense of community. 36 Hours in Lisbon From old townhouses filled with chic shops to docklands harboring night clubs, …

Aug 21 2017

The Exodus Route: Travel times, distances, rates of travel, days of the week #travel #magazine

#exodus travel # Moses spends another forty more days on the mountain, then returns. God replaces 2 tablets, God passes by while Moses was in the cleft of the rock. God said he would perform new miracles and Moses face is shining in view of the people so he puts a veil over his face. Ex 34:1-9; 2 Cor 3. Now in the second year, in the second month, on the twentieth of the month, the cloud was lifted from over the tabernacle of the testimony; Numbers 10:11 Israel departs from Sinai for promised land after spending 11 months, 5 …

Aug 9 2017

The New York Times – Travel. #best #price #flights

#times travel # State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs: www.travel.state.gov State Department Travel Warnings: travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html Lonely Planet: www.lonelyplanet.com Users can click on the Postcards link, which leads to an online bulletin board where they can get information about crime and practical concerns. (Lonely Planet doesn’t vouch for the accuracy or usefulness of these missives.) Source: “Clicking on the Side of Caution ” (March 11, 2001) Airplane Delays Weather.com: www.weather.com com is comprehensive, easy to use and fairly fast. Useful features for travelers include an Interstate Forecast. Accuweather: www.accuweather.com has 5-day forecasts for thousands of cities around the world. National Climatic …

Aug 8 2017

Small Business – Business Travel – The New York Times #cuba #travel

#business travel # Business Travel Business travel can be a grind whether you’re a road warrior or just an occasional traveler. This section offers advice on getting the best fares, dealing with the inevitable hassles, and getting the most out of the trips you take. Chronology of Coverage Oct. 27, 2015 Rise offers subscription memberships for $1,650 to $2,650 a month that allow unlimited private jet travel between four Texas cities; organization leases Beechcraft planes from charter companies. MORE Oct. 13, 2015 Airports are opening on-site hotels in effort to be more competitive and lure both tourists and business travelers; …

Aug 4 2017

Dominican Republic Travel Coverage – The New York Times #gullivers #travels

#travel replublic # Hotel Review: Occidental El Embajador in the Dominican Republic This beachside hotel, with a list of past guests from Trujillo to Rock Hudson, has reopened after a major renovation. High Season Over, Now Is the Time for Beach Getaways Beach destinations around the world are offering big savings without the crowds of winter — good reasons to book a trip and get a jump on summer. Driving the Seam of Hispaniola A road trip down the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti reveals international strains and cultural highlights. On an Island Hunt for Pieces of My …

Aug 3 2017

Jamaica Travel Coverage – The New York Times #how #to #find #cheap #flights

#jamaica travel # Jamaica Will Always Be Home for Damian Marley The son of the legendary reggae artist Bob Marley, who spends much of his time touring and also lives in Miami, talks about the joys of going back to Jamaica. Tuesday’s Digest: Ace Hotel Expands, and Other Hotel News What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including new Ace hotels in Pittsburgh and New Orleans, a deal in Dubrovnik and popular hotels expanding in Jamaica. One Price Fits All By SHIVANI VORA Some luxury hotels’ all-inclusive vacation packages offer good value. Music …

Jul 30 2017

Akbar Travels opens branch in Kuwait – Kuwait Times #first #class #travel

#akbar travels # Akbar Travels opens branch in Kuwait KUWAIT: Akbar Travels, the leading travel services company in India, is further widening its footprints by opening its branch in Kuwait today. The new branch located at Al-Qatami/Maryam complex, Grand Hypermarket, Fahaheel, will offer “every aspect of travel and tourism industry services to its customers with a special focus on holiday travel and leisure market”. Announcing the company’s entry into Kuwait at a press conference on Monday evening, Akbar Travels of India General Manager R Kannan said, “We are here not to compete, but to co-exist and cooperate with the local …

Jul 30 2017

Australia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #airline #tickets

#australia travel # Australia Travel Coverage The Hidden Bars of Sydney The hidden drinking den is something relatively new to — and apparently dearly loved by — Australia’s largest city. Hiking and Biking in Tasmania Tasmanian Tour Ride & Seek, an Australian outfitter offering trips in a dozen countries, has added a destination close to home. Resort and Cruise News: Safaris by Air in Australia What you need to know if you’re on a trip or planning one soon, including new lodging at a safari park in England, and a new water park on a Royal Caribbean ship. Identification, Please …

Jul 26 2017

Budget Travel Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #soon

#budget travel # Budget Travel Travel Coverage Latest Articles November 9, 2015 Weak Ruble Makes Russia More Accessible for Budget Travel By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The ruble’s weak. The warnings about a complicated visa process were wrong, at least with a travel agency’s help. And current geopolitical tensions make this a good time to temper headlines about Russia with everyday people and places. A Tour of the Middle East, and More, in Dearborn, Michigan By SETH KUGEL A sprawling Arab museum, a detour to the Henry Ford Museum, and a Lebanese meat market, where all is not as it seems. …

Jul 25 2017

France Travel Coverage – The New York Times #boscov #s #travel

#travel to france # What Travelers Can Expect in Paris If you’re visiting Paris, here’s what you need to know about flights, hotels, getting around and how to help in the wake of the attacks. A Left-Bank Bistro Raises the Bar The distinguished Michelin-starred chef Jean-François Piège has opened a 20-seat spot that deserves high marks for exquisite execution. The True Heart of French Seaside Chic Let the partiers keep the Riviera. Just a few hundred miles to the west sits the alluring little island of Île de Ré, and its unspoiled pastures and vineyards. An Old Paris Hotel, in …

Jul 25 2017

Germany Travel Coverage – The New York Times #cheapest #air #ticket

#germany travel # The $2,000-a-Day Berlin A resident explores the unfamiliar, rarefied side of the city, with Michelin-starred restaurants, sumptuous spas and vaulted nightclubs. In Europe’s Top Destinations, Hotels to Suit Your Wallet Hotel pairs in six popular European cities, including Paris and Barcelona, offer alternatives at the high or low end of the budget spectrum. Inventive Menus at Soho House Berlin’s New Restaurant The Store Kitchen, off the lobby of Soho House in Mitte, is drawing a stylish crowd with its creative takes on ambitious, vegetable-focused dishes. An Expat in Berlin for 36 Hours By CHARLY WILDER A writer …

Jul 23 2017

Israel Travel Coverage – The New York Times #airline #cheap #flights

#israel travel # Gay Pride Week in Tel Aviv-Jaffa The city of Tel Aviv-Jaffa’s annual Gay Pride Parade will focus for the first time on Israel’s transgender people. Herod the Great’s Israel Epic was the king’s preferred scale. He planned, sited, sourced and landscaped structures of classical antiquity across Israel and the West Bank. In Israel, Opera Echoes From Rocks and Ruins In the Judean Desert, with the mountain fortress Masada as a backdrop, the Israeli Opera mounts a “festival out of nothing.” Hoping War-Weary Tourists Will Return to Israel After a drop in visitors during this summer’s Gaza conflict, …

Jul 23 2017

The Best Times and Seasons to Fly #trek #travel

#best prices for flights # Best times seasons to fly Looking for the best time to fly. no problem. the best fares within the entire month or If you want advice on the best times to fly please read the article below. It is important when contemplating a trip somewhere to consider the season you are planning to depart in and how busy your destination is likely to be. These factors play a significant role in the overall price you could pay for your airline ticket. Choosing a destination There are times when certain destinations in the world have their …

Jul 22 2017

Mexico City Travel Coverage – The New York Times #brazil #travel

#travel mexico # Mexico City Travel Coverage Seeing Mexico City, Guided by Architects A pair of Mexico’s starchitects lead a selective tour of the capital’s buildings, including some of their own design. Finding Mexico City, and Luis Barragán, Again After an absence, the author returns to the capital and renews his appreciation of the great Mexican architect. Must-Eat Dishes, From Myanmar to Mexico City Food experts offer their tastes to try in five parts of the world. 36 Hours in Mexico City Where to begin in the nearly 500-year-old capital? This weekend itinerary can get you started, with stops at …

Jul 22 2017

Morocco Travel Coverage – The New York Times #sherman #s #travel

#morocco travel # In Morocco, Exploring Remnants of Jewish History In looking for traces of the Jews who lived in the walled quarters of Morocco, a sense of urgency prevails about future of the country’s Jewish legacy. Morocco, From Coast to Desert A seven-day journey turns up a kaleidoscope of centuries-old souks, dusty colonial-era outposts, livestock markets and luxury restaurants. Four Stops Across Morocco Planning a seven-day journey across Morocco, from Atlantic shores to Saharan dunes, can be an odyssey. Here’s how to do it. A Stroll by the Casbah in Northern Morocco Chefchaouen may be known for its location …

Jul 22 2017

Paris Travel Coverage – The New York Times #going #places #travel

#travel to paris # What Travelers Can Expect in Paris If you’re visiting Paris, here’s what you need to know about flights, hotels, getting around and how to help in the wake of the attacks. A Left-Bank Bistro Raises the Bar The distinguished Michelin-starred chef Jean-François Piège has opened a 20-seat spot that deserves high marks for exquisite execution. An Old Paris Hotel, in the Hands of a Graffiti Artist André Saraiva teamed up with the writers Glenn O’Brien and Olivier Zahm to reimagine the famous Hôtel Grand Amour. A Scourge in Paris, Love Locks Prevail in Other Cities The …

Jul 21 2017

Patagonia Travel Coverage – The New York Times #cheap #flight #and #hotel #deals

#patagonia travel # Patagonia Travel Coverage Sailing to the End of the World in Patagonia A three-night cruise through southern Argentina brings views of mountains, glaciers and 100,000 penguins — and not a cellphone in sight. Chilean Patagonia’s Peaks, Up Close Even as the world has gotten smaller and more familiar, dramatic Patagonia retains a feeling of being truly far away. In Argentina, Glaciers by Way of Patagonia A four-day road trip in search of adventure and solitude takes a traveler by some of Argentina’s most dramatic vistas. Bahia Bustamante: Argentina’s Secret (and Private) Answer to the Galapagos In a …

Jul 21 2017

South Africa Travel Coverage – The New York Times #travel #guide

#south africa travel # South Africa Travel Coverage 36 Hours in Cape Town A plan for this stunning city might include a 5K run (or walk), browsing farm markets, dinner at a wine estate and, no surprise, heading up Table Mountain (by cable car). Apps Help Navigate Africa’s Many Gems Tracking wildlife, following in history’s footsteps or learning which documents are needed for travel, all from your phone. Want to Visit South Africa? How to Survive a Long Flight There are ways to make a 16-hour flight a little less painful. We all know to hydrate, but how about a …

Jul 14 2017

The Best Times to Travel to South America and Central America #travel #to #jamaica

#travel south america # The Best Times to Travel to South America and Central America Skip summer in Rio — December through February — when temperatures soar over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. (Photo: Ablestock.com/AbleStock.com/Getty Images ) Related Articles The prospect of sun, summer temperatures and sandy beaches over below freezing temperatures and snow-filled streets draw Americans to Central and South America in droves during North America’s dreary winter months. In the Southern Hemisphere, South America benefits from the exact reverse seasonal calendar as the north, and equatorial Central America also has its dry season during the North American winter. Just skip …