Category: Travel

Cheaper Fuel Leads to Record Profits at Airlines

October 23, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The recent slide in crude oil prices contributed to soaring third-quarter revenue for the biggest airlines, and that trend seems likely to continue through the holiday travel season. NYT > Travel *Content is copyrighted by it’s respective owners* Advertisement: Looking for a rental home, condo or apartment? www.PutnamRenter.com Buying or selling a home in Putnam […]

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In Transit Blog: Getting Acrobatic at Club Med

October 23, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Guests at Club Med resorts will be able to learn circus arts through a new partnership with Cirque du Soleil. NYT > Travel *Content is copyrighted by it’s respective owners* Advertisement: Looking for a rental home, condo or apartment? www.PutnamRenter.com Buying or selling a home in Putnam County? www.MovingToPutnam.com

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T Magazine: Henri Samuel’s Modernist Twist

October 21, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The French decorator became interested in contemporary art late in his career and the results are now on display at New York’s Demisch Danant gallery. NYT > Travel

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T Magazine: A Hotel Room of One’s Own

October 21, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

As writers have long known, checking into luxurious lodging — even in your home city — is a glorious escape and its own kind of holiday. NYT > Travel

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In Transit Blog: What’s New in the French and Swiss Alps

October 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

To encourage Americans to visit this winter, France and Switzerland are promoting novel attractions including ice-diving, ski-jogging and suspension-bridge-hiking. NYT > Travel

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Experts Oppose Ebola Travel Ban, Saying It Would Cut Off Worst-Hit Countries

October 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Health specialists said a travel ban would do more harm than good because it would isolate impoverished nations that are barely able to cope with the Ebola outbreak. NYT > Travel

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Essay: Prized Souvenirs, Found for Free

October 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

My treasured mementos are the things I didn’t buy. They’re the things I found. Or maybe they found me. NYT > Travel

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In Normandy, Young Ambition Stirs a Traditional Brandy

October 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

A new wave of producers is bringing Calvados, an apple brandy, into the 21st century. NYT > Travel

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Business Briefing: NBCUniversal Looks to Create $3.3 Billion Beijing Theme Park

October 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The Comcast unit said it had plans to build a 1,000-acre park to capitalize on China’s growing middle class. NYT > Travel

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In Transit Blog: Farm to Table to Sky

October 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Delta Air Lines is embracing a farm-to-table approach for business class menus on a number if its flights from Atlanta to Europe. NYT > Travel

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