John Kennick

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Your Guide to Airline Stopover Programs

With so many new entrants in the long-haul market, it’s a good idea for an incumbent airline to leverage the assets that are hardest to replicate by …

Air Canada

Finding The Perfect Cabin Bag For My Four Month, Hand Luggage Only Trip

This week I’ve headed off on the longest trip I’ve ever taken.<p>After travelling non stop for around three months last year, this year I’ll be …

Luggage

Priority Pass Adds Yet Another US Restaurant Lounge — Here’s a List of All 26 of Them

With access to more than 1,200 lounges worldwide, Priority Pass has quite the network. Recently, the program has branched out and started to add …

San Francisco

Hong Kong Street Food: Dai Pai Dongs

Hong Kong's street food is one of the city's unique experiences. Identifying individual Dai Pai Dongs is nigh on impossible, as they often have no …

Hong Kong

Top 11 Things to Do in Spain

A vacation in Spain can easily be spent taking part in the country's quintessential activities: Eating paella, sipping espresso at a café along a …

Cider

Turkish Airlines To Roll Out New Business Class Suites

There is a new Turkish Airlines business class coming - and it is going to be private suites! These new business class cabins will be coming on …

Turkish Airlines

Five Places to Go in Burien, Wash.

When you think of communities located near major metropolitan airports, you probably think of noise. But Burien, Wash., a relatively affordable suburb just south of Seattle and west of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, avoids such a fate with flight paths mercifully positioned to the east. …

Puget Sound

Review: Turkish Airlines Business Class, San Francisco to Istanbul, Boeing 777-300ER

Turkish Airlines is one of my favorite airlines and it’s always a joy for me to fly with them. From their fantastic Do&Co catering and attentive …

San Francisco

Fendi opens a hotel in Rome

TRAVEL A HOTEL, A STYLE<p>Designed by the Italian house with Marco Costanzi, Fendi’s lesson in understated luxury has opened its doors near the Piazza …

Italy

How I discovered the joy of returning to the same destination every year

Travel is, traditionally, all about the new. About exploration and discovery. About ticking off destinations we haven’t visited before. Sure, many people enjoy the familiarity of returning to the same part of Cornwall, or booking into the same hotel in Mallorca year after year. But surely that is …

Travel

Weekend Itinerary for the Explorer in Venice

Travel<p>You can spend weeks in this city and never run dry of activities. But if you only have a few days, let a local help you plan.<p><b>Meet the Weekend Explorer:</b> Marco is a photographer, content creator, and architect born and raised in Venice, Italy. After completing his degree in architecture and a …

Italy

Rome debuts new beach along the Tiber River

Rome has officially inaugurated a new beach along the banks of the Tiber river. Dubbed Tiberis, the sandy, waterside hangout stretches 10,000 square metres between the San Paolo and Marconi districts, just south of the bustling historic centre.<p>Inspired by the City of Light’s Paris <i>Plages</i>, or …

Italy

What SPG Members Have Lost in the Marriott Integration

When Marriott initially announced plans to acquire Starwood almost three years ago, the collective, worried gasps from SPG members were almost …

Flying

Can I Buy Same-Day Tickets For Italian Trains? – Ask Anything

Recently, I got a question about the Italian train system. Can travelers buy tickets on the day they want to travel, Hannah wants to know, and what …

Trains

The most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants around the world revealed

Michelin-starred restaurants have long been reserved for the few with a large price to pay for exclusive fine dining. But according to travel booking platform Traveloka, treating yourself to a world-famous meal needn't cost an entire month's wages.<p>The website scoured the globe for the 50 most …

Hong Kong

Amalfi Coast Destinations Only Locals Know About

From hairpin bends and Alfa Romeos to Limoncello liquor, there's more to the Amalfi coast than Jamie Oliver would have you believe. So before you …

Italy

A ‘Meat Speakeasy’ Exists, and We Need to Know the Password

Holy Ground isn’t just any ol’ speakeasy selling pricey craft cocktails in a dimly lit, banquette-filled bar. Its underground specialty isn’t booze, …

You Can Travel Around Italy for Less Than $25 This Fall

You can score great deals on high-speed train tickets between Florence, Rome, and Venice this fall.<p>Visiting Italy is a bit like discovering the …

The Best Tiki Bars for a Trip to Polynesia Without Leaving NYC

Bring on the flaming cocktails!<p>Want to escape NYC's hustle and bustle, but can't quite make it to Polynesia? Do the next best thing and head to one …

Just back from: Venice

Claire and family enjoying their Venice explorations © Claire Richardson<p>Claire Richardson, Picture Editor for Lonely Planet Traveller magazine, recently returned from a trip to Venice, Italy.<p><b>Tell us more…</b> My family and I were in Venice celebrating my mother-in-law’s birthday. It was my first time …

Maui Wowie Shrimp Recipe

"Easy recipe to put together for that laid-back 'Maui Wowie' person. Great for the beach or backyard BBQ. You will be surprised by the onolicious …

Our guide to Italy’s most gorgeous beaches

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Dive on into the deep blue waters of these Italian beaches – white sand and seaside resorts await from the Amalfi coast to Sicily.

Here Are My Favorite Travel Podcasts (And A Few More)

Here are some of my favorite travel podcasts, and a few others I can't stop listening to.The post Here Are My Favorite Travel Podcasts (And A Few …

28 hawker stalls make it to Singapore’s Michelin Guide

In the world's most expensive city, the best food doesn't always come at a high price<p>On 25 July, Michelin announced its 2018 picks for the best …

Where to Find the Best Hong Kong Seafood

Seafood in Hong Kong is a passion and an integral part of Cantonese cuisine. With a population that demands ‘caught hours ago’ freshness and knows …

The 5 Best Places for a View of Hong Kong Harbor

Today Hong Kong Harbour, or Victoria Harbour as it is properly known, is all but retired as a maritime motorway but it does remain one of Hong Kong’s …

The Top 10 Things to Do in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn

Bed Stuy has become increasingly trendy in the past decade. Similar to neighboring Bushwick, Williamsburg, and Clinton Hill, the area has transformed …

These Premium Economy Seats Are Leading The Charge In The Skies

Every traveller knows the pain of cattle class. The cramped seating. The pitiful entertainment choices. The food (or is it?) with the nutritional …

36 Hours in Seattle

Every Seattle resident has a ready statistic about how rapidly the city is growing — 75 people move here each day, you’ll hear, or maybe it’s a thousand new arrivals a week. Whatever the actual figure, the impact on residents is real: rising costs, housing shortages, increased traffic and herds of …

Puget Sound

Palaces, Gelato, and David Himself: The 4-day Weekend in Florence