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Antarctica's Remote, Towering Mountains: Part 3 (PHOTOS)

Ed Stump | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Ed Stump

The central Transantarctic Mountains are a polar fastness of superlatives.

Airline Courtesy: Shrinking Seat Etiquette

Diane Gottsman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Diane Gottsman

As airplanes become increasingly cramped and uncomfortable, good etiquette is more important than ever. Here are the new rules for air travel.

The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights from New York

Hopper.com | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

The team at Hopper has put together this list of the 10 longest non-stop flights from New York City; the ones that take passengers further afield than anywhere else, from the bubbling bazaars of Indian Mumbai, to the seething streets of China's megacities.

Different From the Norm: 12 Unique Hotel Stays in NYC

Oyster | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Forget chain hotels with cookie-cutter appointments: In NYC, there is a new and exciting hotel waiting to be discovered on nearly every street corner (you just probably haven't noticed them before).

How to Rent a Car on Vacation

Fodor's | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Fodor's

Though renting a car can seem easy, it's important to know a handful of basic, but important facts--age restrictions, insurance coverage options, disc...

What's the Most Exotic Cocktail You've Ever Had?

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

One of the finest ways to immerse yourself in local cultures while traveling is through dining and drinking -- sampling regional fare and wine and mixing and eating with locals. In Galápagos, where wilderness reigns, there are still plenty of ways to discover regional flavors.

There's Street Art, Culture and Unique Places to Sleep: Berlin Is Where It's At

David Duran | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
David Duran

I've always been drawn to art-dominated cities, and by that I mean young art. Cities dominated by creative types, a place where you see graffiti on a ...

Virginia Beach's New Foodie Focus

Andrea Poe | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Andrea Poe

For years, Virginia Beach, like many beachfront resort communities, was better known for fun food like burgers, fries, and ice cream than it was for award-winning cuisine. But that's changing thanks to a thriving culinary scene driven in large part by a serious commitment to locally sourced food.

8 Under-The-Radar Foodie Cities

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The lesser-known dining scenes below are ambitious and unconventional, they're buzzing with new and noteworthy chefs, and they're diverse and unexpected.

What This Woman Learned About Life By Traveling Solo To Mexico

Maryjane Fahey | Posted 09.09.2014 | Fifty
Maryjane Fahey

It's a jolt to be called 'Ma'am' the first time. And it still sucks the 223rd time. Ouch...a realization nobody needs to be reminded of.

From the Runway to the Airway

Tracy Christoph | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

With New York Fashion Week in full swing, I find myself reflecting on the state of style and its implications on travel. Fliers often opt for comfort and function over couture and fashion.

A Hard to Believe but True Personal Story: 'How I Died and Then Came Back'

Quora | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weird News
Quora

The year was 1983 and yours truly, who worked at the UN Secretariat in New York, was on the last day of his summer leave at home in Moscow. The whole leave was spent in the rustic countryside village far from the spoils of civilization.

NYC's Red Cat Still a Beacon of Good Taste By John Mariani

John Mariani | Posted 09.08.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

For an elementary course on what "laid back" should mean at its best, a visit to the 15-year-old Red Cat in Chelsea is in order.

10 Of America's Most Beautiful Lake Resorts

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Book a blowout at the resort salon before heading to an on-site cooking class or wine tasting, or just spend the evening watching the wildlife from your private porch.

How To Eat Like A Local In NYC

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

There's no excuse for poor or overpriced eating in New York City. To eat like a local, follow these guidelines.

Adventures in Our Own Backyard

Ari Andersen | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Ari Andersen

We don't need to be in transit to be able to approach our days this way. It is possible for me to be living my normal life and be excited for the unknowns of the day. I meet new people and do new things every day.

Don't Even Think About Leaving Home Without These Apps on Your Phone

AskMen.com | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
AskMen.com

Spanning the entire gamut of the trip -- from packing to making your flight to finding a hotel to changing money -- these 10 apps will, without question, improve your overall travel experience.

When in Nashville: 8 Foods to Try

Alexa Cortese | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Alexa Cortese

Nashville, Tennessee is widely associated with country music. But there is so much more to "The Music City" than country music alone. Each neighborhood is like its own little world.

Baltimore's Star-Spangled Story

WHERE | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
WHERE

The sight that inspired Francis Scott Key to pen what became the national anthem? A giant American flag above Baltimore's Fort McHenry on Sept. 14, 1814, signaling the city's rebuff of the mighty British navy during the War of 1812.

London's Luton Airport Terminal Evacuated

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2014 | World

(Reuters) - The terminal building at Britain's Luton Airport, north of London, has been evacuated after a suspicious item was found, the police and ai...

10 Questions To Ask Before Booking A Vacation Rental

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

While vacation rentals can offer unique benefits for travelers, they can also cause major headaches, especially since rental policies can vary widely by company.

7 Reasons Single Women Are Moving Abroad

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.08.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We've been noticing something intriguing here in our little Andean mountain village in northern Ecuador. More and more single women from the U.S. and Canada are showing up. And they're not coming as tourists. They're settling here...as in, renting and buying apartments, condos, or houses and living here full- or part-time.

You Know Where You Are From the Very First Bite

Natalie Compagno | Posted 09.07.2014 | Travel
Natalie Compagno

I was discussing an upcoming New Orleans trip with friend and fellow foodie Jessica Collins. She said "When I took my first bite of turtle soup at Commander's Palace, I knew there was no other city I could be in than New Orleans." Truer words have never been spoken.

Why Botswana Is the Most Eco-Friendly Country in Africa

Jacada Travel | Posted 09.05.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Hunting has been temporarily banned throughout the country, there are no fences, with wildlife free to roam at will, and the lodges of Botswana are all designed to have as little impact on the environment as possible.

Ode to a Coconut

Tristan Welch | Posted 09.05.2014 | Taste
Tristan Welch

Mustique is lush with coconut trees and I quickly discovered that the coconut is an integral part of island life. I find it endlessly inspiring because nearly every part can be used to add complexity and a spectacular tropical flavor to any dish.