Tuesday, December 18, 2018

5 Places: Five Places to Go in Kigali

A former red-light district in Rwanda’s capital has become red hot, buzzing with trendy bars, artsy boutiques, bakeries and clubs.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/travel/five-places-to-go-in-kigali.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The 52 Places Traveler: In Bhutan, Prayer Flags and Birds From Heaven

With two more stops to go, our 52 Places columnist, exhausted after nearly a year on the road, finds beauty and respite in the temples and valleys of this Buddhist kingdom.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/travel/places-to-go-bhutan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Monday, December 17, 2018

Update: New Flights to the Caribbean This Winter, an Island-by-Island Guide

Airlines are adding seasonal nonstop flights that will help cut down on the travel time between the airport and the beach.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/17/travel/caribbean-nonstop-direct-flights-added.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Road Trip: 44 Islands and 42 Bridges: A Florida Keys Road Trip

It’s only 113 miles from Key Largo to Key West, but take it slow and savor the subtropical, sometimes kitschy, flavor, of these fragile isles.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/17/travel/key-west-road-trip.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Travel Tips: Five Strategies for Stress-Free Travel

Keep these tips in mind for your next trip and you’ll travel more smoothly, spend more time enjoying your destination, and maybe even relax a little more.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/17/travel/five-strategies-for-stress-free-travel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sunday, December 16, 2018

NORWAY Dispatch: Where Reindeer Are a Way of Life

The indigenous Sami people have fought for generations to preserve their identity. The latest battles are against Norway’s limits on reindeer herds.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/16/world/europe/reindeer-norway-sami.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Saturday, December 15, 2018

BITES: In Edinburgh, ‘Local’ Sometimes Means ‘From Mother’s Garden’

Fhior seeks to create food that is “true to its produce,” with four- and seven-course tasting menus. Just don’t ask for a menu when you sit down.

from NYT > Travel https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/15/travel/in-edinburgh-local-sometimes-means-from-mothers-garden.html?partner=rss&emc=rss