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SF plane crash: Crew tried to abort landing

The doomed Asiana Airlines jetliner had its throttles set to idle and was moving so slowly that it nearly stalled before it smashed into a seawall bordering a San Francisco International Airport runway, federal investigators said Sunday.<p>The crew tried to abort the landing and avert the disaster, …

Top Ten Money-Saving Family Travel Destinations for 2013

It's the halfway point of 2013, and certain travel hot spots have already been pointed out as excellent money-saving destinations, packed with thrilling attractions, entertainment and thriving nightlife. In an infographic addressed to the value-hunting tourist who wants to travel this summer …

FAA may clear personal gadgets for takeoff, landing

Federal officials could be loosening restrictions on those personal electronic devices airline passengers hate to put away at the beginning and end of their flights, NBC News reported Friday.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration is expected to relax the ban on devices that now need to be completely …

Electronics

A Traveler's Guide to Packing: Less Is More

With the anticipation of every trip comes the stress of packing for that trip. If ever a saying were true, it's this one: Less is more. If you've read my book, <i>A Traveler's Passport to Etiquette</i>, you'll know the No. 1 rule for packing is to pack lightly so you can make room for your purchases or …

Family-Friendly Europe

Say what you will about Europe in the summer. Sure, there are longer lines, sweatier tourists, and pricier flights, but there’s also gelato on sunny piazzas, warm evening walks through historic sites, and, most important, no school.<p>My husband is from Spain, so summer break quickly became our time …

To Gefyri Tis Plakas Araxthos River Greece

Plakas Bridge is the biggest one-arced bridge in Greece with arc length of 40 meters and hight of 20 meters. It has been built and fallen twice. …

Greece

Homes for sale remain in low supply

The spring home-buying season looks better for sellers than buyers, who may find choices more limited than a year ago in many markets.<p>The supply of homes for sale is still unusually tight as the spring buying season opens, helping sellers by turning up the heat on already-rising prices.<p>The number …

Lisa Loeb's 'Stay' Serenade at Billboard HQ

How to choose a South Pacific island

The South Pacific confounds even the savviest map buffs with its splatter of dots spread across the world's biggest ocean. What you can't tell from a map, or even most tourist brochures is that these palm-laden pinpricks are as diverse as the region is vast. While the postcards might look similar, …

Best Beach Towns in France To Spoil Yourself

Visitors to France will be spoiled for choice of excellent beaches and beautiful beach towns, here is a short list of some of the best.<p><b>St. Tropez</b> …

France

Hotel Offers Job as Professional Sleeper — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Helskini’s Hotel Finn has an unusual employment opportunity. The hotelier is seeking a …

The 10 best family holiday destinations

Who says that successful travel <i>en famille</i> means a week in the company of a certain famous mouse? In this excerpt from <i>Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Experiences,</i> we've got some suggestions for a trip your brood will never forget.<p>1. Sing a rainbow in the desert, Rajasthan, India<p>It might be dry but …

After spending $1 billion on wireless tickets Disney lobbies to change Florida laws

Walt Disney World has spent close to $1 billion developing its “MyMagic+” system, which includes replacing conventional tickets with …

Disney Characters Come To Life As Topiaries At Epcot (PHOTOS)

The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival has arrived at Walt Disney World for spring 2013. The event, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, has Epcot blooming with themed gardens and character-based topiaries that delight both the young, and young at heart; we're looking at you, …

Bag fees would cost Southwest $1 billion per year

Southwest’s very corporate new ad campaign doesn’t have a trace of maverick in it, and that led the Los Angeles Times and some analysts to speculate …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

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