Jerry Wiatrowski

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Everything You Need To Know About Traveling To Croatia, The Newest Member Of The EU

<i>What's the attraction?</i><p>The Croatian coastline stretches for more than 1,000 miles covering some 1,100 islands and islets which with their pine-tree scents, striking backdrops, beautifully-framed beaches (albeit mainly pebbly) and the swirling deep blue waters of the Adriatic (among the cleanest in …

Europe

Australian Near Disaster Deserves Continued Attention

It would take some really big news to eclipse the release of the final report by Australian air safety investigators into what happened to Qantas Flight 32, an event on the world's newest and largest airliner that came <i>thisclose</i> to disaster. The Australian prime minister might have to be ousted, for …

Mapping gimmick uses three-word addresses instead of streets and numbers

A new app has divided the globe into 57 trillion 3m by 3m squares and labelled each area with just three words.<p>The what3words app has assigned each …

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Southwest Airlines DISH Deal: 'TV Flies Free' On Southwest Airlines Thanks To DISH

Southwest flights are about to feel a lot shorter. At last -- free in-flight TV!<p>Beginning Tuesday, DISH Network is providing free access to live TV on Southwest Airlines on a platform called 'TV Flies Free.' Southwest customers using iPads, iPhones, iPod touches, and other Internet-ready devices …

How to Spend a Week in Arizona, Part II: Scottsdale

Boasting a vibrant art scene is the city the <i>New York Times</i> called "a desert version of Miami's South Beach," adding that it is one of the "hippest and happening" places in the country. And you won't find a better Mid-Century architecture community than this outside of Palm Springs.<p>Scottsdale, once …

Making the most of your frequent flyer miles

Airline passengers love collecting frequent flyer miles. Trying to redeem them? Not so much. A study conducted by Colloquy, which analyses loyalty marketing, found that the value of the points and miles issued each year through rewards programs in travel, hospitality, finance and more comes to …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

General Motors, Chrysler, and Ford report strong sales

<b>US car manufacturers reported their strongest monthly sales growth in June since the recession in 2007.</b><p>General Motors saw sales rise by 6%, Chrysler was up 8%, and Ford led the way with a 13% increase, led by truck sales.<p>Japanese carmaker Toyota reported the strongest sales of all, with a 14% …