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The winner of the World Cup of Travel: Spain, not France
16 Jul
4:12

The winner of the World Cup of Travel: Spain, not France

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Casa Mila or “Pedrera” (the stone quarry) is an emblematic modernist building by architect Antoni Gaudi.(Photo: JOSEP LAGO, AFP/Getty Images) The FIFA World Cup has come to an end with France beating Croatia to earn the most coveted title in soccer. But […]

The winner of the World Cup of Travel: Spain
16 Jul
4:12

The winner of the World Cup of Travel: Spain

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Casa Mila or “Pedrera” (the stone quarry) is an emblematic modernist building by architect Antoni Gaudi.(Photo: JOSEP LAGO, AFP/Getty Images) The FIFA World Cup has come to an end with France beating Croatia to earn the most coveted title in soccer. But […]

The most dangerous place to vacation might be close to home
14 Jul
12:04

The most dangerous place to vacation might be close to home

Christopher Elliott, Special to USA TODAY Published 8:00 a.m. ET July 14, 2018 Iden Elliott scales the cliffs in the Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It looks scary, and it was.(Photo: Christopher Elliott) Can we talk about the most dangerous place to vacation? It’s not necessarily some […]

All travel lanes open today on Whittier Bridge, I-95
13 Jul
4:59

All travel lanes open today on Whittier Bridge, I-95

NEWBURYPORT – The new Whittier Bridge is scheduled to open to four lanes of traffic in both north and southbound directions at 5 p.m. today, July 13, marking a milestone in the construction of the bridge and a four-mile section of I-95. The Mass. Department of Transportation made the announcement […]

Ryanair flights: Full list of cancelled flights due to 24 hour pilot strike
12 Jul
10:22

Ryanair flights: Full list of cancelled flights due to 24 hour pilot strike

Ryanair pilots are to strike from today for 24 hours, affecting thousands of passengers. For the duration of the day (12 July) pilots will strike over disagreements on seniority and promotions after 99 per cent supported the action according to pilot union Forsa. Ryanair has refuted the claim and state […]

The travel ban in numbers: Why families and refugees lose big
11 Jul
11:24

The travel ban in numbers: Why families and refugees lose big

On June 16, the U.S. Supreme Court lifted the 9th Circuit’s nationwide injunction against the third version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban. This ruling marks Trump’s first court victory since he issued the original travel ban back in January 2017. Thousands now face indefinite separation from family members from […]

Why Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX:FLT) shares surged higher today
11 Jul
5:51

Why Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX:FLT) shares surged higher today

The market may have sunk notably lower today, but not all shares have fallen along with it. The Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX: FLT) share price has been an exception and has surged higher. In afternoon trade the travel agent giant’s shares have risen 4% to $64.78. Why are […]

The CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies describes his vision for the future of travel: ‘Today we’re treated …
09 Jul
7:47

The CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies describes his vision for the future of travel: ‘Today we’re treated …

Dirk Ahlborn’s company is developing a transportation system to move the world in a new way. Until then, he’s stuck with what we’ve got. The perpetually-mobile Ahlborn is CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, one of several businesses working to make Elon Musk’s vision of hypersonic tube-enabled transportation into reality. We […]

Travel goods for today: Pack these hot picks to the beach
09 Jul
9:41

Travel goods for today: Pack these hot picks to the beach

Ah. Sunscreen-scented days and nights spent cuddling over a good book, a soundtrack of ocean waves and kids’ laughter playing in the background. Nothing beats a summer road trip to the beach — a much-anticipated outing for so many families that can only be enhanced by tossing a […]

Beware of major rail closures today – you may not be able to travel
08 Jul
9:22

Beware of major rail closures today – you may not be able to travel

‘Major engineering work’ taking place today is set to cause significant disruption in Sussex. Passengers are being told they may not be able to travel at all today due to the closures. The Brighton to London main line is closed today due to ‘essential’ upgrade work, according to Southern. All […]