Category Archives: Travel

Carnival in Rio: Our favorite places to go

Before the prayer and sacrifice of Christianity’s Lenten season, there’s a time to celebrate.

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Source:: CNN Travel

Fewer Niceties, Similar Price: Airlines Turn to ‘Basic Economy’ Fares

The new basic economy class seats are expected to be in many cases the same price as the existing standard economy fare. Read More

Source:: NYTimes

Hungry City: Tables for Snooker and Bhutanese Food at Weekender Billiard

A restaurant in Woodside, Queens, trades in the keyed-up spicing of the Himalayas. Read More

Source:: NYTimes

Instant vacation: The world's best travel photos

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Source:: CNN Travel

How to Visit Malta on a Budget

For centuries, the Maltese archipelago passed between North African Moors and European Crusaders in an epic struggle for control of this important hub. This constant back and forth created a culture that blended architectural, culinary, and cultural styles (in fact, the Maltese language is a mix of Arabic and Italian) unique to nowhere but maybe Southern Spain.
Now, the country draws people less with the whole conquering-empires-thing and more with its warm summer temperatures, pristine beaches, clear Mediterranean water, striking hiking, friendly locals, and cheap prices.
Though I didn’t spend as much time as I wanted in Malta, I spent enough (literally Read More

Source:: Nomadic Matt