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Here's What a $1.3 Million Driving Simulator Looks Like

Dropping seven figures on a driving sim nets gives you the ultimate in gaming immersion.<p>Racing simulators comes in all sorts of shapes and sizes depending on how much money you want to spend. A few hundred bucks will get you a nice off-the-shelf steering wheel, while a few hundred thousand will get …

Virtual Reality

Park’s Tool Kits Get another modern makeover just in time for Valentine’s Day

When considering a bike purchase it is necessary to consider the things that you need with it. Helmet, gloves, spare tube… oh, and tools! Park Tool …

The 50 greatest hotels in the world

The George V, Carlyle, Cipriani, Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, Sandy Lane... the fabulous properties that have not made our final cut reads like someone else's hot hotel list. But here at Telegraph Travel we maintain that absence makes the list grow stronger. Starting with a clean slate, our team of …

These 10 Auto Museums Are Worth a Visit

Bored over the holiday break? Pay a visit to one of these ten excellent automotive museums.<p>Petersen Automotive Museum – Los Angeles, CA<p>The recently reopened Petersen Museum might just be the premiere automotive museum in the U.S. It’s probably the only place in the world where you can see both …

Museums

7 ways parents set their kids up for success

A lot of a child's success as an adult is determined by how they are raised. Here are 7 things, from a much longer list, that can result in having a more successful child.<p><i>Produced by Joe Avella</i><p>Original reporting by Drake Baer and Rachel Gillett.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Kids

Chicago's Most Underrated Attractions

In a city famous for its wealth of landmarks, we wanted to spotlight its lesser-known treasures. Read on for our list.<p>Chicago is undoubtedly an …

Biting the Big Apple: A Tour of Manhattan's Street Cuisine

Subways and buses rumble north and south, and elevators rocket workers to their day. But all of these motors mean little in New York. The Big Apple's real life is on foot.<p>Block to city block, sidewalk to crosswalk, and on into parks with paths, New Yorkers do what they have to do on the run and in …

Ice Cream

These Are Probably Some of the Coolest Bag Brands You've Never Heard Of

I spend a lot of time around bags, thinking about bags and searching bags. I even once asked someone across a plane aisle what bag they had. That was kinda awkward.<p>The point is, after a while this thing turns into a bit of an obsession. (Minaal founder Jimmy Hayes once admitted to me he'd often …

Shopping

The Biggest Travel Stories of 2015

According to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, jet fuel prices were down more than 40 percent this year compared to last, but for most of …

Travel Deals

Best Towns for Christmas: 6 Destinations That Go All Out

<i>By Jeanenne Tornatore for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>There's nothing like being home for the holidays, but if you can't make it there, go somewhere you know will completely embrace the spirit of the season with plenty of glowing lights, bustling Christmas markets, and cheery events galore. These six …

Travel

The best New York hotels with river views

The best hotels for views of the Hudson and East River, including the top places to stay to see the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, The High Line Park and the Manhattan skyline, for couples, families and romantic New York city breaks.<p>The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park Hotel<p>New York, United …

How To Avoid The Worst Seat On The Plane

Everyone agrees that legroom is a huge deal. But it's not the only way that airplane seats come up short. Some won't recline. Others are constantly bombarded with the scent of the airplane lavatory. Point is, there are <i>many</i> ways your seat can disappoint.<p>Fortunately, you can avoid most of these seats …

Aviation

Why Locals Love Fort Worth

There’s a deep-rooted sense of home in <b>Fort Worth</b>, even for new visitors. You immediately feel at ease because everyone seems at ease.<p>Billing itself as the city of “Cowboys and Culture,” Texas’s fifth largest town is proud of its Wild West attractions, such as the historic Fort Worth Stockyards, and …

The best airports in the world to get stranded at

Vancouver

Being an air hostess during the golden age of flying

Gaze around you at the snoring, coughing and occasionally bare-footed passengers on your next flight, packed like sardines, and "glamorous" will probably be the last word that springs to mind. It is also highly unlikely you will envy those tasked with escorting this irritable and sometimes unruly …

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Disney's U.S. Parks to Change Their Pricing for the First Time in 60 Years

The changes are supposed to make the park more magical, but only at the non-peak times of year.<p>The Walt Disney Company is considering switching to a …

Walt Disney Company

15 reasons why sailing around the world may not be for you

Selling up and sailing to the far-flung corners of the globe may sound romantic, but Aimee Nance reveals the practicalities you should consider …

Swimwear

In Hawaii, a Fitness Concierge Fuses Workouts with Vacation

On Hawaii, several trainers will blend a personal workout with the island’s natural beauty.<p>Next time you go on vacation, you don’t have to skip your …

Natural Beauty

The road less pedalled: cycling in the USA

The USA is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, from sun-kissed coastlines and deserts to vast wetlands and mountain ranges. One of the best ways to see the great American outdoors is by bike. Why? Travelling on two wheels is not only immersive – it can take you totally off …

Cycling

Revolutionary smartphone app may cure sea sickness

Soon they’ll have an app for everything – even sea sickness. Scientists say they’ll have a mobile phone app to alleviate sea sickness and several other motion sickness symptoms simply by applying a small current through a headset to the head.<p>Research has shown, according to the London Independent, …

Imperial College London

The dirtiest part of plane? It's right in front of you

The dirtiest part of a plane is not the toilet but right in front of your seat, according to new research.<p>An evaluation of germs per square inch on different surfaces in airports and on planes found that the average tray table harbours nearly 20 times more bacteria than the aircraft toilet …

E.coli

Short trips from New York City: readers’ tips

Readers share their favourite jaunts from the Big Apple, many to upstate New York, but also to New Jersey and beyond<p><b>WINNING TIP: Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania</b><p>A few hours by bus (from Penn station) or car is Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Rugged, verdant hills and a river of gentle tranquillity hide an …

Hudson Valley

The best New England hotels for autumn

<b>What to do</b><p>To appreciate the fiery colours of New England’s leaves, head for the 6,288ft peak of Mount Washington. Get there aboard the world’s first mountain-climbing cog railway. Take the first run of the day for a steam-engine ride (three hours round-trip). In clear weather, you can see as far as …

New England

Morning News: Work Begins on 2016's Record-Breaking Roller Coaster

Travel

Britain's greatest cycling climbs

Cycling

Six Hurricane-Proof Caribbean Vacations

Hurricane season runs June 1 through November 30, and although summer’s all but over the Caribbean’s discounted rates during shoulder-season (now, …

Caribbean

2015 Buyer's Guide: Aero road

Pinarello Dogma F8<p><b>$5,750 (frameset), Pinarello.com</b><p>Pinarello developed the Dogma F8 in conjunction with Team Sky and Jaguar. Pinarello’s Kamm-tail …