Hirsch Zoltán

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Gangsters and Grime: Experience New York City's Darker Side

When walking around New York City, most people often don't pay much attention to the city's darker side, blinded by the cool, cosmopolitan vibe. But beneath Gotham's glamour lurks a seedy past. Whether it was nefarious mob families running their empires from Little Italy or the vice-ridden streets …

The Hottest New Hotels Of 2013, According To TripAdvisor

Planning a stateside vacation and need hotel ideas?<p>It's often hard to sift through countless review and price sites, so we're making the "where to stay next" list easier for you (thanks to the fine folks at TripAdvisor).<p>Herewith, 10 hotels across America you should be staying in right about now.

Here's How To Get From New York To Washington In Less Than Two Hours

I left my apartment building in Queens at 5:05 a.m. today. At 7:01 a.m., I was standing on a street corner in downtown Washington, D.C.<p>This 116-minute trip time shatters my previous personal door-to-door record of 145 minutes. And it should finally silence the Acela partisans who insist the train …

10 experiences you can only have in New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND. Also known as Aotearoa. Also known as that place that looks like Middle Earth.<p>Nobody needs convincing that New Zealand is one of the …

The Best Fall Travel Books

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>This fall, we’re seeing a heap of new #TripLit stocking the shelves, the kind of books that — no matter if they fall under the fiction, adventure, history, or foodie categories — open up the world and inspire us to make a break for new places and embrace new experiences.<p><b>So</b> …

The Business Travelers Giving Low-Cost Carrier EasyJet a Boost

Austerity is driving businessmen who “always turn left” when boarding a plane to turn to easyJet instead.<p>Carolyn McCall, chief executive of the no …

Brazil Forms Group to Protect Tourists from Hotel Price Gouging

Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff has set up a committee to monitor prices and service quality ahead of next year’s World Cup on concern visitors to …

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7 Most Mysterious Places In The World

There is so much we can learn about the ancient world. With every discovery, archaeologists uncover more about civilizations that came before us. What we know, however, is nothing compared to the questions left unanswered.<p>Even today, these 7 historic places remain obscure and mysterious to</b> …

In defense of the Olympics

When I talked to my editors about writing an article called “In defense of the Olympics,” I didn’t anticipate how hard it would be. The day I started …

5 New Safaris in Kenya

Land Rovers and khaki are so last year. As East Africa’s annual wildebeest migration gets into full swing, the classic safari is getting a new look …

Volcano Wine in the Azores

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Soon after arriving in the <b>Azores</b> in the 1430s and digging into the rich volcanic soil, Portuguese settlers planted Verdelho wine grapes.<p>Six centuries on, travelers are increasingly exploring the vineyards of the Azores, especially <b>Pico Island</b> (the archipelago’s second …

Who's First in First? Best in Business? An Airline Round-Up

Recently, this request from a reader popped into my Q and A inbox: "Can you tell me the difference between Business Class and First Class? Please let me know all the differences you can. I am trying to book a flight for a special occasion next year, and I am trying to figure out what is best."<p>I put …

How to Celebrate Your Birthday Abroad

Here's the thing about birthdays: When they go as planned, they can be a day full of celebrations, fresh starts and warm and fuzzy Facebook notifications. But they can also be a crushing disappointment when expectations are too high -- not to mention, admitting another year has flown by is …

Rob Gronkowski Medically Cleared to Play Sunday vs. New York Jets

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has reportedly received full medical clearance ahead of the team's Week 7 game against the AFC East rival New York Jets.<p>Agent Drew Rosenhaus told Pro Football Talk that Gronkowski was finally given the green light by all of his doctors:<p>Rosenhaus stopped …

Seoul's New Airport Terminal Will Have Gardens, Ponds, and Natural Light

Incheon International Airport on Thursday started construction on its second passenger terminal, which aims especially to meet a possible surge in …

10 Ways the iPhone's New iOS7 Can Help You Travel Better

By Joshua Pramis, Condé Nast Traveler<p><i>A man snapping with his iphone camera in the old bus station in Neveh Shaanan neighborhood Southern Tel Aviv Israel (Eddie Gerald/Alamy).</i><p>Not sure whether to upgrade to Apple's latest operating system? Here are 10 ways iOS 7--and some of its new and updated apps …

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Borneo, a land of wild exploration

Orangutans, scenic escapades and religious architecture create an experience as unique as the island itself.

World's Greatest Dream Trips

Cruising the fjords of Norway. Beach-hopping around Kauai. Seeing the new Seven Wonders of the World. For the first time ever, we asked Travel + Leisure followers on Twitter and Facebook, and veteran travelers we encountered on the streets of New York, to tell us about the destinations they most …

The Best Hike In Hawaii Might Be The Awaawapuhi Trail on Kauai

"This is the most unreal view I've seen on a hike," according to David Chatsuthiphan, which is saying a lot considering Chatsuthiphan runs the popular blog Unreal Hawaii, which is devoted entirely to unreal views and hikes.<p>The Awaawapuhi Trail on Kauai is, at the outset, an unassuming hike. After …

Mauritius from Above: Flying over the North Coast on a Seaplane – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

1<p>2<p>With miles and miles of picture-perfect sandy beaches and acres of greenery, Mauritius is definitely best seen from the skies. Exploring on land …

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

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The best beaches in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s miles of Pacific and Caribbean coastlines are a beach lover’s dream. Whether you body surf, soak up the rays or dance in the sand, there is a space for you.<p>The 1,016km of Pacific coastline in Costa Rica is infinitely varied as it twists and turns around gulfs, peninsulas and many small …

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Empire State Building Sells Shares to the Public

Instead of spending money in the gift store on a replica, fans of the iconic building can now own a portion.<p>This gives a whole new meaning to owning …

Africa’s wildlife in the raw

Ethiopia may not have the luxury safari lodges of its southern neighbours, but wildlife viewing here is an unbridled adventure that is big on nature and short on flashy tours.<p>Think of an East African wilderness adventure, and Kenya and Tanzania often spring to mind. Ethiopia – with its hidden cliff …