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Kate Auletta
Kate Auletta is the Executive Travel Editor at the Huffington Post.

Entries by Kate Auletta

Norwegian Air Will Adopt New Cockpit Rules

(7) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 1:48 PM

In light of this week's horrific Germanwings crash, Norwegian Air is taking steps to adopt new cockpit rules.

The airline will instruct all flights to have at least two crew members in the cockpit "as soon as possible," the company said in a press release. Airline spokeswoman Charlotte...

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How Ron Jon, The Little Surf Shop Down The Shore, Became A Vacation Destination All Its Own

(1) Comments | Posted March 16, 2015 | 8:32 AM

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The original Ron Jon location on Long Beach Island, New Jersey, as seen in the 1960s.

Souvenirs are often the sign of a great vacation, but what if the store you bought it from...
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6 Destinations You Should Visit In Ireland, As Recommended By The Actual Irish

(1) Comments | Posted March 13, 2015 | 7:00 AM

Chances are, Dublin, Galway or even Cork immediately come to mind when considering places to visit in Ireland. And those places are undoubtedly lovely, but what about the other, more unknown spots around the Emerald Isle?

Based on travel data collected by our friends at, we were...

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How To Find The Best Flight To Get You Where You Want To Go

(0) Comments | Posted March 11, 2015 | 2:37 PM

Well, this has just taken the lead for best Internet invention of the day., the wonderous ESPN site from Nate Silver, launched an interactive tool on Wednesday aptly named Which Flight Will Get You There Fastest?

It does exactly what you think it does. The site...

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Sugru Is The Home Hack You Never Knew You Needed

(0) Comments | Posted February 22, 2015 | 7:00 AM

Are you a little kid trapped in an adult's body (and by body, we mean life)? Meet your new friend, Sugru.

The stuff looks an awful lot like Play-Doh, but it's actually a totally useful (read: adult-friendly) silicone rubber that basically hacks everything in your home -- nay, in your...

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10 Surprising Hacks That Will Make Your Bathroom A Better Place

(13) Comments | Posted February 20, 2015 | 8:20 AM

We're always looking for the easiest, fastest and most effective ways to clean our homes... who isn't? And this is especially important when it comes to cleaning our bathrooms.

So we've rounded up 10 awesomely inventive, totally useful bathroom lifehacks that will make dealing with...

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12 Streets You Need To Know About In New York City

(14) Comments | Posted February 13, 2015 | 6:00 AM

Welcome to New York. It's been waiting for you.

Walking the streets of our fair city is one of the best pastimes we know of (even in the freezing weather). Here are the 12 streets around the boroughs that, for one reason or another, hold a special place in our...

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12 Things You Didn't Know About Disneyland's Main Street U.S.A.

(38) Comments | Posted February 11, 2015 | 7:00 AM

Main Street, U.S.A. is America at the turn of the [20th] century – the crossroads of an era, the gas lamps and the electric lamp – the horse-drawn car and the auto car. Main Street is everyone’s hometown . . . the heart line of America. - Walt Disney
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Paris' Most Secret Streets You Need To Walk

(3) Comments | Posted February 10, 2015 | 6:00 AM

Ah, Paris. From its famous food to the stunning architecture, hell, even its snobby locals, we love pretty much everything about the city (not to sound too American, but have you seen the Eiffel Tower?!).

And now there's a guidebook,...

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Paris está repleta de jardins secretos, você só precisa saber onde procurar

(0) Comments | Posted February 7, 2015 | 10:44 AM

Quando você pensa em Paris, provavelmente lembra da Torre Eiffel, da Notre Dame e do Louvre. Quando pensa em curtir a cidade, imagina descansar em um dos parques famosos da cidade, com um croissant e um livro clássico na mão, para se sentir bem parisiense. Os Jardins das Tuilleries e...

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The Most Popular Places To Study Abroad By State

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 6:00 AM

Ever wondered where American college students are going each semester? Well now we know thanks to the folks at Student Universe.

The travel deals site looked at booking data on their site to determine the results . Yes, London is awesome and Paris is stunning, but if...

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The Only Tipping Guide You'll Ever Really Need

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 6:00 AM

We all know Americans like to tip (and that's a good thing) and it seems as though we're always trying to remember how much to tip everyone from bell hops to restroom attendants when we're on the road.

Now we don't have to try to...

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Pantelleria Might Just Be Italy's Most Fantastically Awesome Island You Didn't Know About

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 6:00 AM

It's completely horrible outside and so of course you're envisioning your summer retreat, wherever that may be. Be it Greece or Italy (or anywhere else on the continent for that matter), summer is a great time to go to Europe, and Italy is a prime spot...

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Paris Is Filled With Secret Gardens, You Just Have To Know Where To Look

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 6:00 AM

When you think of touring Paris, you likely think of the Eiffel Tower or Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre. When you think of enjoying your time in Paris, you likely think about lounging in one of the city's famous parks with a croissant and a classic read to feel,...

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FlightAware's Misery Map Is Maybe The Best Way To Understand Snowstorm Juno

(3) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 3:38 PM

By now you're likely familiar with the "top-five historic storm" that's currently pounding the northeastern United States.

The storm has created a massive travel nightmare, with thousands of flights delayed or cancelled. This is most apparent when you look at FlightAware's massively helpful -- not to mention...

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트립어드바이저가 선정한 세계 최고의 알뜰 호텔 10

(1) Comments | Posted January 23, 2015 | 10:43 AM

여행을 다녀본 사람이라면 누구나 합리적인 가격에 숙박을 해결하고 싶을 것이다. 하루에 10만원 이하로 묵고 싶다면, 괜찮은 호텔보다는 게스트하우스가 나을 수도 있다. 썩 괜찮은 호텔에서 10만원 이하로 묵기란 그리 쉬운 일이 아니기 때문이다.

하지만 이 기사를 읽은 후에는 그런 고민을 떨쳐내도 좋을 것 같다. 여행 정보 사이트 '트립어드바이저(TripAdvisor)'가...

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The 10 Best Budget Hotels Around The World, According To TripAdvisor

(8) Comments | Posted January 21, 2015 | 7:30 AM

Let's face it: We all have places on our budget bucket list, lists of vacations we need to take for only $100 per night and dream trips you can actually afford.

But when your responsible, budgeting self can't stand the thought of another...

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What Flying Used To Be Like... And What We Hope It's Like In The Future

(0) Comments | Posted January 17, 2015 | 6:00 AM

We all know air travel has changed significantly over the years, but did you know that planes used to cruise at 100 miles an hour back in the day?

Back in January 1914, the Benoist Company began flying the first regularly-scheduled passenger flight between St. Petersburg and Tampa,...

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Barbuda Is The Best Caribbean Island You're Not Going To

(0) Comments | Posted January 16, 2015 | 6:00 AM

We like to think we're experts in relaxation and dreamy, beachy islands the world over. And we've seen some doozies. But let us just drop a new little nugget of knowledge on you that will hopefully blow your mind on this wintery day.

Barbuda is the best...

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The Most Extreme Rental Home EVER Is In Australia, Of Course

(1) Comments | Posted January 8, 2015 | 6:00 AM

If you want to escape the winter, there's probably no better place to do it than this insanely awesome suspended beach house in Australia.

Yes, The Pole House is suspended about 130 feet above Fairhaven Beach along the Great Ocean Road (aka Australia's awesomest...

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