Submit your photo to the 2018 Washington Post Travel Contest

Submit your photo to the 2018 Washington Post Travel Contest

by Post Staff June 6 at 2:30 PM 2017 first place winner: Kaitlyn Hay, 29, took this shot while leaning over the railing at the then-new extension of the Tate Modern in London. (Kaitlyn Hay) Submissions are now open for the 19th annual Travel Photo Contest! Please read the complete rules here before you submit […]

Reversing the Decline in Travel to the US

Reversing the Decline in Travel to the US

Jonathan Tisch, CEO of Loews Hotels/Image credit: NYUSPS/Mark McQueen NEW YORK CITY—Travel and tourism are an $8 trillion market, approximately 10% of the world’s GDP, and expected to increase by 44% in the next decade, said Jonathan Tisch, chairman and CEO of Loews Hotels & Co. He was addressing an audience at the 40th Annual NYU […]

The negative health effects of business travel are your employer's problem, too

The negative health effects of business travel are your employer's problem, too

Consider, for a moment, the robust subculture of the business world’s vaunted road warriors. There are credit-card perks and business-class upgrades, elite clubs for hotel status-bearers, and boozy client dinners you’re entitled to put on the company credit card. Indeed, judging by the veneration of the points and miles world, you’d be right to think that […]

Melania Trump will not travel to Singapore summit or G7

Melania Trump will not travel to Singapore summit or G7

Last week Mrs Trump sought to quell speculation about her health. In a tweet the first lady said: “I see the media is working overtime speculating where I am & what I’m doing. “Rest assured, I’m here at the @WhiteHouse w my family, feeling great, & working hard on behalf of children & the American […]

From Travel Ban To Political Pins: Pending Decisions From The Supreme Court

From Travel Ban To Political Pins: Pending Decisions From The Supreme Court

People wait in line to enter the U.S. Supreme Court, on April 23, 2018. There’s less than a month left in the Court’s term and many of the most controversial and contentious cases will be decided in the coming weeks. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mark Wilson/Getty Images People wait in line to […]

Summer travel guide: Where to save (and splurge) in Las Vegas

Summer travel guide: Where to save (and splurge) in Las Vegas

Cocktails Save: Cocktail spot or not, everyone must do the High Roller, the largest observation deck in the world featuring glass-enclosed passenger pods that go around like a Ferris wheel. It lasts 30 minutes from start to end and the views from the apex (520 feet high) are breathtaking. Admission is $22, but if you […]