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LifeStyle: Travel

Beat the crowds at these underrated attractions

Thursday  11:20,   28 october 2021

There are plenty of alternatives to the country's biggest sights, and they're often a little easier on the pocket too. Here are 23 of our... >>>

9 things to do when you get the Amex Business Platinum Card

Thursday  11:20,   28 october 2021

Editor’s note: This is a recurring post, regularly updated with new information. The premium card market in the U.S. continues to be competitive. Earlier this year, The Platinum Card® from American Express received a major refresh with new statement >>>

Canada's beautiful sights from the air

Thursday  10:30,   28 october 2021

Thanks to its enormous landmass that stretches from the US border to the Arctic Circle, Canada is a country of extraordinary wonder. With coasts bordering three oceans, multiple mountain ranges, dense forests, shining cities and harsh Arctic tundra, >>>

Greyhound resuming US–Canada service on Nov. 8

Thursday  10:30,   28 october 2021

Greyhound will resume bus service between the U.S. and Canada aligning with the U.S. reopening of its northern land borders on Nov. 8, the company announced on Oct. 26. For more TPG news delivered each morning to your inbox, sign up for our daily... >>>

These are the world's most charming lighthouses

Thursday  08:35,   28 october 2021

Not just navigational tools for ships, many of the world’s lighthouses have earned a reputation as beautiful attractions in their own right. From idyllic traditional designs to modern architectural feats, these stunning beacons of light are... >>>

Poet Cleo Wade on the Difference Between Being Alone and Being Lonely: Women Who Travel Podcast

Thursday  08:15,   28 october 2021

The poet and activist is Fairmont's new poet-in-residence.Even if you haven't seen her face, you've probably seen poet Cleo Wade's block letter handwriting and warm words on your social media feeds. The activist and author of three books—most... >>>

This is why the world's most important rainforest is most in danger

Thursday  06:25,   28 october 2021

The Amazon rainforest covers an awe-inspiring 2.6 million square miles (6.7m sq km), spanning Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela. It’s home to an incredible three million plant and animal species, >>>

These beautiful natural wonders are at risk

Thursday  03:30,   28 october 2021

The world is full of natural wonders but many of our most precious landscapes are increasingly at risk. Whether its the imminent threat of climate change, destructive weather systems or the toll of human impact, some of Earth's most incredible,... >>>

Infamous treasure hunts that cost people their lives

Thursday  01:05,   28 october 2021

We reveal the most ill-fated treasure... >>>

How to Score a Southwest Companion Pass and up to $6K in Free Flights

Thursday  01:05,   28 october 2021

Double-down on Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Credit Cards, obtaining both a personal and a business card to earn a Companion Pass and free flights valued up to $6,000.Southwest recently enhanced the benefits on its line-up of five Southwest... >>>

Where to travel to avoid snow this winter, according to weather reports

Thursday  01:05,   28 october 2021

With cold weather already spreading across much of the U.S., many people are preparing for the arrival of a long, snowy winter. But many travelers will refuse to go into hibernation mode, and opt instead for sunny skies and warm destinations. Much... >>>

The Best Hotels in UNESCO World Heritage Sites, From Versailles to Machu Picchu

Thursday  01:05,   28 october 2021

With early-morning access and private tours, these accommodations provide intimate experiences of heritage sites.Hands-on workshops and after-hours tours are underpinned by a growing interest in interacting with nature and culture in a more... >>>

Where to See the Northern Lights in the Contiguous United States

Thursday  00:35,   28 october 2021

Bookmark these seven U.S. getaways outside Alaska for your next aurora-hunting adventure.If and when the conditions are right, you can catch auroras in most northern-border states such as Maine or Montana. And catching the lights here isn’t merely a >>>

The First U.S. Passport With an 'X' Gender Marker Was Just Issued

Thursday  00:35,   28 october 2021

The State Department announced in June that it would soon offer this third gender option. Another change recently made to the passport application includes allowing people to self-select their gender as male or female without requiring medical... >>>

Jen Psaki says Biden is FOR last-ditch billionaire's tax

Thursday  00:10,   28 october 2021

Château du Sureau provides a European escape at the gateway to a beloved national... >>>