Travel Tips

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5 things to eat in the American South
The classics, and where to find the best. The American South is its own country in so many ways, and most of all in its culinary heritage. This list could’ve been 500 things, given all the innovative...

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Cuba the promised land
Everything you need to know, now that everyone is going. In the past year Cuba has become one of the hottest destinations from the US. But not all travel restrictions have been lifted, and the Trump administration...

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Paris - The city of undimmed light
Paris is more vibrant than ever. With a typical Gallic shrug, Parisians have gotten over the terrorist attacks of past. Most Parisians hate Paris. They complain about the weather, the traffic, the pollution,...

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City Slicker 5 Ways to do Mexico City in 5 Days
While, sadly, certain people stateside focus on the blemishes of our neighbors to the south, a thriving and vibrant metropolis filled with culture, extraordinary cuisine, art and a tradition as rich as...

The Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
How Haunted is Haunted
Is being haunted a thing? Or is it all a marketing ploy. Well…. Across America, dozens of hotels want guests to believe they’re haunted. You’d think that was counter-intuitive: “Come to our hotel!...

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My Maine Erin French
The chef and owner of The Lost Kitchen in Freedom, Maine tells us how to get lost in the magical Pine Tree State. Maine. It’s so far up there, it’s like the Florida of the northeast. What is it a part...
Last UpdatedJuly 1, 2019
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Business travel tips
You travel a lot for work. Conquer it like a boss. Ah, business travel. No matter how seasoned you are, the world of business travel is ever-changing, thanks to ever-changing regulations and technology....
Last UpdatedJuly 1, 2019
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Beating travel anxiety
Traveling — what could go wrong? Everything, and that’s before our reporter gets out the door… My editor recently asked me what kind of traveler I am. A Romantic? An Adventurer? A Thrill Seeker;...
Last UpdatedJuly 1, 2019
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The enduring romance of traveling by train.  Jim Mathews explains why it never gets old. I don’t know this for a fact, but I imagine that Jim Mathews, President and CEO of the Rail Passengers Association,...

The Vessel sculpture centerpiece of Hudson Yards, seen from the inside
Dubai on the Hudson
“Build it and they will come” must have been the assumption behind Hudson Yards in NYC. The question isn’t will they, but why would they? In New York City revitalization and reinvention are a constant....
Last UpdatedJuly 1, 2019
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Frida Kahlo's Casa Azul in Mexico City
Frida Kahlo's Mexico City
Explore Mexico City, the native land of one of the most important painters of the early 20th century. As far as Mexico’s ambassadors go, there is none more iconic than Frida Kahlo. For decades she has...

A tented retreat at Capella Ubud
Glamping, Bali style
Capella Ubud is luxury camping seriously redefined. In Bali, so what more could you ask for? When asked to write this piece, my response was, I think understandably enough: “What!! You know my idea of...