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Rental Car Giant Hertz Files For Bankruptcy Protection
A decrease in travel amid the coronavirus pandemic has dealt a "sudden and dramatic" blow to the company's revenue.
How expensive will air travel be after the Covid-19 crisis?
When the state of Florida began enacting stay-at-home measures and closing beaches in mid-March, in response to the threat of Covid-19, Miami-based real estate agent and artist Nadia Bouzid was in the middle of painting a mural inside a ...
Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump
CEO Brian Chesky says company is facing "hard truths," including uncertainty about when travel demand will resume.
A Trip Through Paris and New York in late 1890s / Un voyage à travers Paris, 1890
Upscaled with neural networks footage from the dawn of film taken in Belle Époque-era Paris, France from 1896-1900.
Everything travelers need to know about coronavirus
Travelers are increasingly on edge as the coronavirus pandemic grips the globe, prompting travel restrictions, cancellations and suspensions.
Tourism to Cuba drops significantly, official figures show
The number of tourists and Cuban-Americans visiting Cuba fell almost 20 percent in January compared to the same period last year, according to official figures published Thursday by the National Bureau of Statistics and Information. The ...
Inside Vladimir Putin’s Outrageous Underground Wine Cellar In Moldova
Separated from Russia by Ukraine, the tiny Republic of Moldova operates the state-owned Cricova wine cellar, and is President Vladimir Putin’s personal wine playground when he visits.
Here are all the things that could go wrong in 2020, according to Nouriel Roubini
A number of potential disruptive ‘white swans’ can be seen on the horizon. Any of them could trigger severe economic, financial, political, and geopolitical.
10 of the coolest neighbourhoods in Europe
There are must-sees, of course, but to really get under the skin of Europe’s great cities go for our pick of less-touristy districts
Something's Not Right Here Folks
Mario Cavolo, Shenyang
A Look at USA 2009 H1N1 Virus Compared to China 2020 Corona Virus
Japan Airlines giving away 50,000 round-trip tickets to Tokyo Olympics attendees - to try to get them out of Tokyo
The promotion aims to give tourists coming to the Olympics a chance to see Japan outside of Tokyo.
A shipwreck worth billions off the coast of Cartagena
For centuries, the San José galleon lay lost on the ocean floor, but now it’s at the centre of a custody dispute, with several parties all staking claim to its riches.
20 Most Beautiful Islands in the World - Travel Den
20 most beautiful islands in the world. From French Polynesia to the Caribbean, here are the best islands in the world to visit.
18 Expert-Approved Ways to Prevent a Hangover
Why regret more than your dance moves last night, amirite?
How To Know If Any Room Is Bugged?
Is your room or hotel room bugged? There might be a secret hidden camera concealed in your hotel room acting as a surveillance tool recording an investigation you and private things you do!
Travel hacks for a long-haul flight, from seats to socks to sleep, plus how to entertain yourself on that 13-hour journey
Force yourself to sleep, but not for too long, bring your own entertainment, and your own ear buds or earphones – experts offer tips for making trips tolerable. Don’t self-medicate, with pills or alcohol, and don’t imagine a flight is th...
Airbnb bans 'party houses' after five die in Halloween shooting
Brian Chesky, CEO of Airbnb, tweeted on Saturday that the company would bar “party houses” and step up its efforts against unauthorized parties. The initiatives rolled out after five people died in at a Halloween party hosted at an Orind...
‘Roof-to-roof’ helicopters hop to HK, Guangzhou, Shenzhen
Chopper rides between airports and CBDs cater to needs of deep-pocketed execs in bourgeoning economic dynamo.
Flight attendant shares horror stories about plane travel
Revealing why you should NEVER order hot drinks, avoid asking staff to help with luggage, and always bring your own pillow
6 things flight attendants want to tell you but can’t
These airline staff share some secrets that will make their lives easier, which in turn means a smoother journey for you.
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