Friday, February 15, 2019

T’s Wellness Guide to London

A shortlist of places to find wholesome food, color-therapy yoga — and even a lavender latte.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/15/t-magazine/london-wellness.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.S. Airlines to Offer New Gender Options for Non-Binary Passengers

American, Delta and United are among the carriers planning to allow passengers to choose something other than ‘male’ or ‘female’ when buying their tickets.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/15/business/airline-travel-gender-choices.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The 52 Places Traveler: Visiting Puerto Rico, and Finding the Up Beat

On the first stop of his yearlong journey, the 52 Places Traveler makes it his mission to get off the beaten path and into the island.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/15/travel/puerto-rico-places-to-visit.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Pop Culture Shock After the Trip of a Lifetime

Our 52 Places Traveler thought she could rely on downloads as armor against the unknowns of global travel. That’s not how it went down.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/15/movies/52-places-traveler-movies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Thursday, February 14, 2019

In Tour of Australia, Chinese Admire Clean Air but Bemoan Lack of Hot Drinking Water

We spent four days with a group of Chinese tourists visiting Australia. The visitors and locals approached each other with confusion, skepticism and sometimes racism.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/14/world/australia/chinese-tourism.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

52 Books for 52 Places

Explore the cities, countries, regions and states in Travel’s “52 Places to Go in 2019” through these books.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/14/books/52-books-for-52-places.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Least Vegas Neighborhood in Vegas

The city’s Arts District offers theater without blue men or topless women, no poker tables, and the kind of indie food and bar scene not often seen on the Strip.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/14/travel/las-vegas-neighborhood-arts-district.html?partner=rss&emc=rss