Bali earthquake update: Is it safe to travel to Bali? Can tourism recover?

Bali earthquake update: Is it safe to travel to Bali? Can tourism recover?

Aftershocks have continued to rock Lombok following the earthquake on August 5. The death toll has risen to at least 347 on the island, which is home to hundreds of holiday resorts.  Is it safe to travel to Bali?  The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is warning people to only travel to the Gili Islands, off […]

Ten reasons why your travel insurance could refuse to pay out

Ten reasons why your travel insurance could refuse to pay out

Buying the cheapest travel insurance the day before you are about to set off on your journey could cost you dearly if you need to make a claim.  Travel insurance policies are riddled with clauses and exclusions, and different providers set their own standards and thresholds on a range of some of the most common […]

Flight secrets reveal passengers could get HEAD LICE from plane seats

Flight secrets reveal passengers could get HEAD LICE from plane seats

Flights could be spreading head lice through the seat cushions, according to experts. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has found an increase in head lice cases in the last five years, with 45 per cent of parents admitting they had caught them. Passengers travelling by plane could find their heads full of unwanted visitors […]

How To Grow Your Travel Instagram, According To These 6 Quick Tips

How To Grow Your Travel Instagram, According To These 6 Quick Tips

Instagram is the perfect tool to experiment with your creativity. You can play around with different angles, props, lighting, etc. to figure out your own personal style. If you want to grow your audience, it’s important that you find a niche and stick to it. Are you interested in adventure travel, budget travel, travel fashion, […]

Old-time plane crashes in Swiss Alps, killing 20 on board

Old-time plane crashes in Swiss Alps, killing 20 on board

BERLIN (AP) — An old-time propeller plane crashed near-vertically at high speed into a Swiss mountain, killing all 20 people on board, police said Sunday. The Junkers Ju-52 plane, operated by the Swiss company Ju-Air, went down Saturday on the Piz Segnas mountain above the Alpine resort of Flims, striking the mountain’s western flank about […]

Travel woes force cancellation of Aces-Mystics game

Travel woes force cancellation of Aces-Mystics game

Posted: Aug. 3, 2018 7:00 am Updated: Aug. 3, 2018 7:20 pm The game between the Las Vegas Aces and Washington Mystics on Friday night has been canceled. The decision was made about 1 1/2 hours before the scheduled tip-off in Washington. Las Vegas had an adventure getting to Washington with travel woes causing the […]

With travel-inspired rooms, staycation has never looked better

With travel-inspired rooms, staycation has never looked better

Maybe your budget is keeping you from skipping town — or perhaps your boss is to blame. Even without an out-of-town adventure or hotel overnight on the calendar, travel-inspired interiors can banish the daily doldrums. Introducing elements from your favorite destinations into your home can help make every day feel a bit more like vacation […]

TCA 2018 Travel Log #2 – The Apu controversy, a “9-1-1” actor tells about the time she was shot, and much more

TCA 2018 Travel Log #2 – The Apu controversy, a “9-1-1” actor tells about the time she was shot, and much more

Today was all about Fox programming. As usual, it started with an executive session with Fox honchos Dana Walden and Gary Newman. Then there were panels for “9-1-1,” “The Passage,” “Proven Innocent,” “Last Man Standing,” “The Cool Kids,” and “Rel.” A number of previously unannounced series were also unveiled. Also, as usual, was a bevy […]