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The world's first 100% solar-powered five-star resort has opened

1/12<p>Finolhu Villas Solar Resort by Yuji Yamazaki for Club Med<p>The world's first 5-star resort to be completely powered by solar proves that luxury …

This airline is launching the longest flight in the world

Emirates said Thursday it would begin offering daily flights between Dubai and Panama City, according to the Associated Press. The duration of the …

Condo cruise ships second homes

The World circumnavigates the globe year-round.Courtesy of The World<p>For anyone who has ever struggled with the idea of spending their savings buying a home or using it all to travel the world, condo cruises present a perfect solution.<p>These floating communities are increasingly popular modes of …

Real Estate

Tips for flying on private jets while on a budget

Recently, Delta airlines announced it will begin offering invitation-only private-jet upgrades to some of its most loyal fliers. (And just this week the airline, along with United, said it is banning the shipment of hunting trophies.) Rather than booking a flight at over $3,000, the starting cost …

The Airport Restaurant Pricing Scam

<i>For this month’s installment of “Fly&Dine Tuesday,” a series that explores the intersection of food and travel,</i> <b>TPG Contributor (and expert food</b> …

Airbus claims its new jet design could take you from New York to London in one hour

As anyone who’s ever sat on an airplane for more than eight hours can attest, long plane rides tend to be a royal nuisance. Aside from the sheer …

Aviation

This is why New York City can be a nightmare for air travelers

Over 3,000 commercial flights pass through New York City airports every single day, according to Port Authority statistics.<p>Each one of these aircraft — passenger jets, cargo planes, helicopters, seaplanes, private jets and more — has to be safely routed into and out of the area's crowded airspace, …

This Parisian Apartment Has the Most Creative Built-ins We've Ever Seen by Gessato

Renovated from an old Haussmannian building in Paris, the Arsenal Flat by h2o Architects is a truly unique approach to space-efficient housing. Once …

Why Cuomo's $4 billion plan to overhaul LaGuardia doesn't impress New Yorkers

Not the actual governor, mind you. He's more likely to have his flesh-and-blood presence transported by an SUV than the IRT, and had ignored repeated invitations from the group, the Riders Alliance, to come on down into the nation's largest public transportation system.<p>No, this was a life-size …

LUFTHANSA 2 For 1 FIRST CLASS SALE!

Lufthansa has quietly launched a fantastic First Class fare sale. Before you get too excited there are a few provisions that you have to abide …

North America

3,000 bags to miss their flights in a single day in Phoenix

On Thursday, a technical issue with the TSA’s automated bag screening system caused roughly 3,000 bags to miss their outbound flights in Phoenix. And …

The 10 best ways to use your frequent-flier miles

Frequent travelers come in many forms. The frugal guy who's always looking for a couch to crash on. The wealthy lady who cheerfully pulls out her plastic anytime she wants to go anywhere. And then there are the travel fanatics -- the "mileage geeks." This type is neither rich nor cheap, but man do …

British Airways

Top 5 fried chicken restaurants in America

While we’re all for eating healthy and counting calories, sometimes nothing satisfies our cravings like some crispy-fried wings served with homestyle sides such as waffles and mashed potatoes. Thankfully, fried chicken is currently enjoying a renaissance in America, with everyone from small town …

Meanwhile In Venezuela... The Socialist Paradise Has Arrived

As we recently warned, the <b>hyperinflationary collapse in Venezuala is reaching its terminal phase</b>. With inflation soaring at least 65%, murder rates …

Supersonic Jet Could Fly People from NYC to London in 3 Hours

A new luxury jet could get you (and 17 of your closest friends) from New York to London in just 3 hours.<p>Spike Aerospace's S-512 Supersonic Jet was …

If you want to try Singapore’s famous street food, you’d best make your trip now

When the former British colony of Singapore became a country nearly 50 years ago, its people were sustained by a multiethnic street food culture that …

Venezuela's currency is sinking so fast, its biggest bill is worth just 16 US pennies

Cashier Marisol Garcia makes the bolivar boats to illustrate roaring inflation and the currency's tumble on the black market, where even the country's biggest bill is worth just 16 U.S. cents.<p>"People ask: 'What's that?' I say: 'Our reality,'" explains Garcia, 44, as she rapidly counts wads of notes …

World's Top Airlines 2015

Score: 82.72<p>Consistent growth has finally placed Australia’s flag carrier on the International Top 10 list. Chalk it up to continued improvements to …

World's Best Luxury Hotel Brands? Think India

<i>Photo: Getty Images</i><p>Readers of <i>Travel + Leisure</i> magazine just named an obscure (from a U.S. perspective) resort in India the 2015 Best Hotel in the World. But if you knew how good India’s homegrown luxury hotel brands were, you would hardly be surprised. The <i>Forbes Travel Guide</i> star rating system does …

Hospitality

How Reclining an Airplane Seat Gave One Passenger Whiplash and Another a $400 Fine

Last week, airplane seat recliners around the world found (theoretical) justice when Shane Mathew Diedrichs—a 38-year-old traveler who decided to …

How to break the bank in Nevada: An outrageous luxury travel guide

HERE ARE 11 ideas for going all out in a state renowned for its celebrations of excess.<p>1. Get inside the Mansion at MGM Grand.<p>How do you recognize …

Middle Age

The One Airline That’s Actually Improving the Middle Seat

Tired of trying to wedge yourself into a middle seat? Frontier Airlines may have solved your problem.<p>The airline, known for its bargain fares and bare-bones service, is installing new seats that give passengers in the middle an extra inch of width compared to what they’d get next to the window or …

The Best Airfare Deals Are Now in First Class

This may be the summer you can afford to sit up front.<p>The price of first-class airfare within the U.S. keeps getting cheaper—at least when compared …

Want a Free Stay at a Luxury Hotel? Build up your Instagram Following

From the Ritz Carlton to the Mulia resort in Bali, luxury properties are courting people active on social media. Says one, “I was like, ‘Oh my god, I …

How to Save Money at the Airport Before You Get On the Plane

With all the talk about ways to save money on airfare, I thought I would write an article that explains how to save money before you get on the airplane. Try these ideas on for size.<p><b>Save on airport parking</b><p>Parking at the airport can be a real headache -- driving up and down mile-long lines of …

12 Surprisingly Free Airline and Hotel Perks

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Checking a bag. Snacking on the plane. Getting early access to your hotel room.<p>Nowadays any of these once gratis activities can come at a price when you travel, draining the fun—not to mention funds—from your vacation plans.<p>But take heart: There are some …

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