Thursday, May 24, 2018

I Also Went to the Royal Wedding

And all I got was a devastating reminder of my own insignificance.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/style/i-also-went-to-the-royal-wedding.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Australia Fare: Great Mexican Food in Australia Is Scarce. Bar PatrĂ³n Isn’t Helping.

The restaurant, from Neil Perry and the Rockpool Dining Group, offers margaritas and tacos that mostly miss the mark.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/dining/bar-patron-rockpool-review-sydney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Pour: Reviving Ancient Spanish Vineyards, Building New Traditions

In the hills outside of Madrid, Comando G prospects for old vines of garnacha at high altitudes, and makes wonderfully fresh, distinctive wines.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/dining/drinks/spanish-wine-comando-g.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

36 Hours: What to Pack for a Trip to Chattanooga, Tenn.

Any trip to Chattanooga, Tenn. will involve three things: great food, friendly people and the great outdoors. Before you go, get ready for the outdoor experience with these essentials.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/travel/what-to-pack-for-a-trip-to-chattanooga-tenn.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

36 Hours: 36 Hours in Chattanooga

Nearly geeky in its optimism — and all the better for it — this friendly Tennessee city is a breath of fresh air.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/travel/what-to-do-chattanooga.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Travel Tips: 6 Tips to Book the Best Hotel for You

Booking the best hotel goes beyond just booking the cheapest, or the most centrally located. Here’s how to make sure you find the best fit.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/travel/choosing-hotel-tips.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Q&A: Why Old Enclaves and New Islands Matter to Travelers

The author Alastair Bonnett explains why people are drawn to places that offer solitude and surprise.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/travel/alastair-bonnett-geography-interview.html?partner=rss&emc=rss