Favorite world airports: Top picks from our travel panel

Favorite world airports: Top picks from our travel panel
Maria Todd, an international health care consultant in Denver, once fell ill while traveling through Singapore's Changi Airport. She went straight to the on-site pharmacy, where the employees came to her aid with the medication she needed. “They were …
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Controversy over Christy Clark's travel expenses highlights lack of
WATCH: Almost a year after a new policy requiring MLAs to post their receipts online began, there's been nothing from Premier Christy Clark or her cabinet ministers. Randene Neill investigates.
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Where are we? Win a travel guide if you can identify the location of our
Each month, we post smartphone pictures taken by Daily Mirror Travel Editor Nigel Thompson while he was on his travels. You just have to work out where he was when he took it. This month's picture is of a the ruins of an ancient walled city by a …
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5 New Travel Startups Sidestepping the Models of Big Travel Brands
Some travelers don't have that or don't realize that booking technology, for example, isn't optimized to solve the problems they run into when planning travel. This week's five startups empower travelers to use booking technology in ways major brands …
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East Africa: EA Launches First Travel Document

East Africa: EA Launches First Travel Document
Arusha — President John Magufuli will be joining his four counterparts from Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi in launching the first community travel document here on Wednesday. The new digitalised and machine- readable East African Passport …
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Why Air Travel Is Claustrophobic, Dehumanizing And Unlikely To Change
When Greyhound buses start waking your nostalgia, you know you've hit the bottom of the travel barrel. When Greyhound buses start waking your nostalgia, you know you've hit the bottom of the travel barrel. Perhaps you, too, have read that the four …
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CEO of Egyptian Democratic Academy NGO Barred from Travel

CEO of Egyptian Democratic Academy NGO Barred from Travel
The CEO of the nongovernmental organization Egyptian Democratic Academy, Hossam El-Din Ali, was stopped at Cairo International Airport on Saturday and barred from travelling to the United States, where he was set to represent Egypt at an international …
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The Busiest Holiday For Travel Is…
Travel is supposed to be fun, but travel on a holiday weekend can be anything but. With millions more people on the roads and in airports, plans can go awry…fast. Luckily, every year AAA crunches the numbers to determine which holidays are the most …
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Presidential Private Jet Vacations Offers Commissions To Travel Agents
With Abercrombie & Kent, TCS Expeditions, Four Seasons, and Crystal Cruises leading the way, the idea of “private jet” vacations has been a hot growth area. However, these offerings are selling seats on a 757 (or in the case of Crystal, soon to be 777 …
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Book early or last minute? Tips for getting the best travel deals

Book early or last minute? Tips for getting the best travel deals
Admit it: While planning a trip you've watched the prices of flights rise and fall, fall some more, then spike just as you're about to book. The price of travel fluctuates wildly, and it can really put a damper on your trip before you even get off the …
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Hokies travel to Wake Forest for final ACC road contest
Virginia Tech plays its final ACC road game of the season at Wake Forest on Sunday night. The game, tipping off at 6:30 p.m., will be shown live on ESPNU. About Tonight's Game. The Hokies enter tonight's game 15-13 overall and 7-8 in ACC action …
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The travel adviser: A visit with the Redcoats
com, both excellent sites in choosing a hotel, as well as bypassing the wholesale companies used by Israeli travel agents, I chose to take a risk and go to www. priceline.com where the option exists to “Name Your Own Price.” Having reviewed judiciously …
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Why Charlottesville, Virginia Is A Hidden Travel Gem
One such stretch leads you straight to Keswick Hall and Golf Club, the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel about seven miles outside of the city that will serve as your home base for the weekend. When you walk into the main lobby, you will immediately …
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Washington turns up heat for Victoria sewage plant, eyes travel curbs

Washington turns up heat for Victoria sewage plant, eyes travel curbs
The lack of sewage treatment in the capital region has the Washington state Senate considering travel restrictions to Victoria for state workers. Under the proposal, costs for travel to Victoria would not be reimbursed unless a catastrophe or other …
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US Travel Association names David Jolly “Distinguished Travel Champion”
The U.S. Travel Association named Republican U.S. Senate candidate and current U.S. Rep. David Jolly as a Distinguished Travel Champion award winner, the group said Friday. “Rep. Jolly has clearly demonstrated his commitment to advancing …
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Travel notes: What's new and how to get the best from your holiday
Range Rover has roped in travel experts at Abercrombie & Kent to create The Most Luxurious Road Trip On Earth. The 21-day drive in the new SV Autobiography 4×4 crosses eight countries in five continents, with stops at nine of the world's best hotels.
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Overnight raises $2.5 million to launch its spontaneous travel booking app

Overnight raises .5 million to launch its spontaneous travel booking app
Overnight announced today that it has raised $ 2.5 million for its last-minute travel app. The seed round was led by Accomplice and CrossCut Ventures and comes as the company officially launches to the public in Los Angeles, Calif. Overnight has already …
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Chicago Couple Tackles the World on Bravo's New 'Tour Group' Travel Show
So the prospect of the couple joining the new Bravo travel show, “Tour Group” which starts on March 1, was a no-brainer. “It was the chance of a lifetime,” said Jetta. “Imagine someone like Rick Steves [the international travel expert and TV …
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Colorado-based travel company acquires Holiday Vacations
Xanterra Parks & Resorts announced that its acquisition of the Eau Claire-based provider of guided domestic and international travel tours closed on Thursday. There was no word on the financial terms of the agreement. Xanterra said in a news release …
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Astronaut Butch Wilmore on space travel, 'The Martian'

Astronaut Butch Wilmore on space travel, 'The Martian'
The Oscar-nominated film “The Martian” compels viewers to dream about space travel and cheer for the space program even if travel to Mars is still decades away. Hopefully, the movie will inspire people to grow excited about the possibilities of …
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Report: Corporate Travel Buyers Don't Understand What Business Travelers Want
“The Valuable Vendor Contract Add-ons: Prioritizing + Communicating = Savings” report surveyed more than 100 travel buyers in North America, and found that business travelers are spending on the amenities they most want instead of having them included …
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Europe's free travel will end unless Turkey halts migrant flow, officials say
BRUSSELS Europe's cherished free-travel zone will shut down unless Turkey acts to cut the number of migrants heading north through Greece by March 7, European Union officials said on Thursday. Their declaration came as confrontations grow …
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Spring Break Travel Tips

Spring Break Travel Tips
Maybe you're a teacher, or maybe it's the best time to go on vacation with the kids without taking them out of school; whatever the reason, you're interested in traveling during one of the most popular times all year. Of course, the popularity of …
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Online Travel Platform KimKim Brings Back The Travel Agent
Sometimes, there can be a little too much disruption. So goes the thesis of Joost Schreve, the former head of mobile for TripAdvisor, who left the company last November and started his own startup, KimKim, in December. The nascent company — seed …
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The World's Friendliest Islands
As part of Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards survey, readers were asked to evaluate islands around the world, ranking individual characteristics like romance, food—and even how friendly they are. It's no surprise that far-flung destinations like …
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