Summer travel blog: Bucknell's foreign tour ends in Paris

Summer travel blog: Bucknell's foreign tour ends in Paris

This summer, Mid-Major Madness is teaming up with schools across the country as they travel overseas to compete against elite competition and soak up the culture. Student-athletes will blog their experiences for us via written posts, photos, video, and just about anything else they want. Here’s Matt O’Reilly’s final installment, now that Bucknell’s trip has […]

The 'Crazy Rich Asians' guide to Singapore

The 'Crazy Rich Asians' guide to Singapore

(CNN) — Clean, green and safe are the adjectives that have long been associated with Singapore. But nowadays, travelers could just as easily hear the city described as glitzy, ostentatious and perhaps even passionate thanks to the new Hollywood romantic comedy, “Crazy Rich Asians,” the first Hollywood movie with an all-Asian cast since Disney made […]

Rising Travel Advisors Share Their Secrets to Success

Rising Travel Advisors Share Their Secrets to Success

We asked our 2018 class of 30Under30 how they’re generating revenue to their bottom line. Responses harkened back to using the best practices of Sales 101, to putting social media to good use. What did they all have in common? Consistent engagement with their clients, whether the customer is new or tried and true. Ryan […]

Shocking elephant footage: 'We didn't know' Intrepid Travel

Shocking elephant footage: 'We didn't know' Intrepid Travel

Geoff Manchester, co-founder of Intrepid Group tour operators, admits he had no idea of his company’s role in the dark side of elephant riding. The company has released a shocking video showing the practices of an industry that companies like Intrepid have fostered by leading parties of tourists to ride on the backs of elephants. […]

Travel size beauty products to pack for your next holiday

Travel size beauty products to pack for your next holiday

Packing a capsule holiday wardrobe is hard enough but managing to edit down your beauty arsenal is quite another thing.  While we make a conscious effort to take less with us, skincare, makeup and haircare can add quite the hefty burden to your suitcase, especially when you’re short on space to begin with. Luckily, a […]

How The Trump Administration's Travel Waiver Program Affected A Yemeni Family

How The Trump Administration's Travel Waiver Program Affected A Yemeni Family

ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: Earlier this summer, the Supreme Court upheld the Trump administration’s travel ban, which means people from Libya, Iran, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, North Korea and Venezuela cannot get visas to the U.S. But there is an exception called a waiver. Kelly McEvers of the Embedded podcast is here to talk about that. Hi, […]

Three travel fairs to visit this weekend

Three travel fairs to visit this weekend

Three travel fairs will be held this weekend, offering discounted airline tickets and accommodation. For travel enthusiasts, below is a list of travel fairs that you might consider attending, as compiled by kompas.com:  1. Singapore Airlines – BCA Travel Fair 2018 Private lender Bank Central Asia (BCA) and carrier Singapore Airlines will host a joint travel […]

The 21 Uncomfortable Truths That I Have Learned About the Travel Industry

The 21 Uncomfortable Truths That I Have Learned About the Travel Industry

I started exploring the travel industry in the fall of 2010, when I first began thinking about doing a consumer travel startup, after I had sold my first company and left earlier that summer on a two-year travel sabbatical. In Iceland near the Eyjafjallajökull volcano, a week after it stopped spewing ash in 2010, with […]