Travel & Outdoors

By Jay Jayasuriya | All things Travel and more!

This airplane window casually detached from plane mid-flight

Fear of flying is a fairly widespread phobia, and for those who share this aversion to air travel, you may want to stop reading now. One brave …

Airplanes

The Most Affordable Ski Resorts for Your Next Winter Getaway

Winter is approaching in the northern hemisphere, and with it comes the arrival of ski season.<p>Ski resorts across the country are starting to open up, …

Travel

How to Save Money on Your Hotel for the Holidays

The holidays can be a wonderful time for visiting with friends and family, but they can be a terrible time for your wallet. Flights, hotels, …

Hospitality

3 Ways to Spend Thanksgiving When You're Abroad

And how to start new traditions.<p>It's not easy to be away from home on Thanksgiving, and if you're feeling homesick, it can be even harder to spend …

Thanksgiving

How To Travel For Cheap (Full Documentary)

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Flight attendant filmed falling from plane while preparing food for passengers

A flight attendant in China is currently being treated for a broken bone after appearing to fall through a gap between a moveable platform and the cabin door.<p>According to the South China Morning Post, Xiamen Air Flight MF8253 was in the midst of a trip from Fuzhou to Lanzhou, although the incident …

Aviation

Plane makes emergency landing after wife discovers husband’s affair mid-flight

A plane passenger who spied on her husband’s phone mid-flight and discovered he was having an affair caused such a commotion, the flight had to make …

Aviation

Sri Lanka

Bourdain’s Field Notes<p>The first time I went to Sri Lanka, 10 years ago, nobody talked—not about the important things. Not about the elephant in the …

Sri Lanka

Why You Should Visit Sri Lanka Now

Sri Lanka's hotel boom—coupled with otherworldly beaches and national parks fit for safari—makes this Asian hot spot one of our top destinations of 2016.<p>For a quarter century, Sri Lanka was largely off-limits to tourists, riven by a brutal civil war that finally ended in 2009. Now, Asia-bound …

Sri Lanka

9 reasons to visit Sri Lanka

All photos: Dominic DeGrazier<p>Yes, I was sure.<p>But what about traveling through these lands when the terrorist group, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam …

Travel

Minimalist Travel Camera Essentials | Ultimate Travel Vlog Gear Review

Minimalism

11 Airfare Gotchas to Avoid at All Costs

It’s no secret that airlines don’t care too much (or at all) about helping customers make informed decisions. But have you ever felt like you’re up …

Air Travel

The Ultimate Day Hike Checklist

You’ve had the date marked in your calendar for weeks now and the excitement of a full day out on the trails is starting to build. The last thing you …

Shopping

11 gorgeous views you’ll only see in Ireland

EVERY PLACE HAS its draws — usually specific attractions like the Grand Canyon, Stonehenge, or big cities like London or New York are what bring in …

Ireland

This city is one of the most visited in Europe — and you’ve probably never heard of it

One of the fastest-growing cities in Turkey is among the most visited destinations in Europe — and you may not have even heard of it.<p>According to Euromonitor International's annual Top 100 City Destinations ranking for 2017, which measures international tourist arrivals in 100 of the world's …

Travel

Here are the best places to travel in 2018 according to Lonely Planet

There’s only a couple of months left in 2017, which means you’re probably starting to think about the year ahead. What will you change? What will you do? Most importantly, where will you go?<p>Well, the team at travel guide publisher Lonely Planet is here to help with their just-released annual report …

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How to Take Care of Your Feet

Use these tried-and-true tips from a professional adventure athlete to keep your feet healthy.<p>Our mistake was textbook. A few miles before our first camp, Gerry mentioned to me that he might have some blisters coming on. We should have known to address them immediately, especially since we'd …

Adventure Travel

Polish Pilot lands plane without its wheels

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Southwest Just Announced Cheap Flights to Hawaii

Here's when you can get tickets<p>After years of speculation, Southwest Airlines announced it will expand its service to Hawaii — and officials from the …

Airlines

Airstream's Globetrotter trailer keeps it clean and curvy inside

Announced today, the Globetrotter is a tip of the hat to the company's origins, when founder Wally Byam and a friend traveled around Europe in an …

Curvy

Amorgos: the fairest of the Greek Islands

Hidden-away Amorgos, with its secret beaches and untouched timelessness, is one of the most intriguing of all the Greek Islands, turning up surprises …

Travel

The Recovery Process: Caribbean Tourism, Island by Island

After an unforgiving start to the hurricane season, some idyllic Caribbean destinations are in the midst of a slow and arduous recovery that may take months, even years, while others are ready — or nearly ready — for the all-important holiday travel season.<p>In September, two of the most powerful …

Caribbean

Someone brought a dog on a plane and people loved it

Someone brought a dog on a plane and people absolutely loved it.<p>At least most of them did, anyway.<p>Some were upset with seeing the adorable pet on a …

British Airways

The Rules You Need To Know When Airlines Lose Your Luggage

It's more than you might think.<p>When an airline loses your luggage, it’s never fun. But smart travelers can end up collecting major cash after such instances if they follow the correct protocol.<p>You should know that <b>on flights within the U.S., airlines are legally required to reimburse you up to</b> …

Airlines

Amazing 50% off on Qatar Airways for 3 days!

Qatar Airways is offering a 50% off sale right now which should allow for a 50% off if you travel with a companion. The sale is open through Monday, …

Airlines

72-hour sale: Southwest fares fall below $100 round-trip

Deal hunters, get ready. Southwest’s broad twice-a-year blockbuster fare sale is back, dropping round-trip fares below $100 on dozens of the carrier’s shortest routes.<p>The sale also includes longer routes, with the price of flights loosely tied to distance. Flights begin at $49 each way on …

Air Travel

Find the Clearest Waters in Texas at This Popular Diving Spot

Texas has a number of great watering holes but no watering hole in the Lone Star State is as crystal clear and blue as the Blue Lagoon. This …

Scuba Diving

Airport check-in systems fail across the globe

A computer glitch leaves travelers waiting.<p>Major disruptions are being reported in airports around the world following the failure of computer check-in systems.<p>The mishap has struck some of the world's busiest airports, including London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Zurich, Melbourne, Johannesburg, …

Airports