Latvia: Europe's nation of introverts

Latvia: Europe's nation of introverts

In a comic book produced by the organisation Latvian Literature for the recent London Book Fair, the main character gives a rare smile on realising that the weather outside is perfect. That is, it’s heavily snowing, and thus he’s unlikely to meet anyone out on the roads. As he says, “below zero = below average […]

New website helps travelers find tattoo-friendly hot springs in Japan

New website helps travelers find tattoo-friendly hot springs in Japan

(CNN) — “Can I go in an onsen if I have a tattoo?” It’s a question that’s crossed the mind of every inked-up person wanting to travel to one of the famous hot spring facilities in Japan. To help travelers navigate the country’s tricky policies on skin art, the team behind Tattoo-Friendly, a new English […]

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Time Travel with Epicenter's “Our Futures”

Time Travel with Epicenter's “Our Futures”

(Photo by: Justin Prather / Daily Utah Chronicle). We look forward to the future and often wish we could travel in time to experience it. Now visitors of the ACME Lab at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts can. Epicenter’s “Our Futures” installation allows visitors to travel into the future and experience Green River in […]

Israel's ban on Indonesians threatens east Jerusalem travel industry

Israel's ban on Indonesians threatens east Jerusalem travel industry

Tourists entering Jaffa gate in Jerusalem . (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST) Israel’s latest diplomatic tit-for-tat is playing out with the government of Indonesia, with each nation banning the entry of tourists from the other. Jakarta strongly condemned Israel for its use of force against the Palestinian protesters demonstrating along the […]

Anthony Bourdain, Chef, Travel Host and Author, Is Dead at 61

Anthony Bourdain, Chef, Travel Host and Author, Is Dead at 61

Anthony Bourdain, Chef, Travel Host and Author, Is Dead at 61  New York Times Quotes from Anthony Bourdain on life and travel: I’m going to ‘die in the saddle’  USA TODAY Anthony Bourdain’s Best Quotes About Life, Travel, and Adventure  TownandCountrymag.com Anthony Bourdain, TV chef and travel host, found dead aged 61  The Guardian Full coverage Source link

The Best Travel-Inspired Gifts for Father's Day 2018

The Best Travel-Inspired Gifts for Father's Day 2018

Sure, you could get Dad the same bottle of insert brand of booze you get him every year. But if, like us, you have a globetrotting father who took you on your first trip before you could say “passport” then you might want to be a little more imaginative. From a dapper pocket square with […]

4 Simple Tips to Stay Healthy on Your Next Trip

4 Simple Tips to Stay Healthy on Your Next Trip

Sticking to a healthy lifestyle on your next trip is the best way to stay healthy no matter where you go, but these four tips can also help. CreditLars Leetaru Traveling can take a toll on your health, said Dr. Douglas Kaiden, medical director of Priority Private Care, an emergency care facility in New York […]

Submit your photo to the 2018 Washington Post Travel Contest

Submit your photo to the 2018 Washington Post Travel Contest

by Post Staff June 6 at 2:30 PM 2017 first place winner: Kaitlyn Hay, 29, took this shot while leaning over the railing at the then-new extension of the Tate Modern in London. (Kaitlyn Hay) Submissions are now open for the 19th annual Travel Photo Contest! Please read the complete rules here before you submit […]

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