You Could Win a Trip to New Zealand’s Gorgeous Donut Island by Eating Some Donuts

1 year ago CAILEY RIZZO | Travel & Leisure 0
In honor of National Donut Day, Papa John’s is giving away a trip to Donut Island, New Zealand. Yes, the pizza chain just managed to one-up all the free donut giveaways happening today. Anyone who buys donut holes at Papa John’s (you read that right: Papa John’s sells donut holes) from June 2–30 will be entered to win a week-long trip Read More

How to Go on Summer Vacation Even If You Think You Can’t Afford It

1 year ago CAILEY RIZZO | Travel & Leisure 0
About one-quarter of Americans won’t go on vacation this summer because they can’t afford it, according to a survey from Bankrate. But, for Americans who get paid time off from their work, not taking those days is a waste of time and money. “It’s important for Americans who have vacation time to use it, even if Read More

The 19 Travel Apps You’ll Want to Download for the Summer

1 year ago TALIA AVAKIAN | Travel & Leisure 0
If you’re daydreaming about basking in the summer sun, now’s the time to find a deal on a summer vacation. The right apps can help you find great deals on flights and hotels, and give you ideas for what to do. Here are the travel apps that will make your summer better, whether you’re hitting the trails, Read More

The Perfect Coastal Maine Road Trip

1 year ago LAURA ITZKOWITZ | Travel & Leisure 0
Lobster shacks, waves crashing against rocky outcroppings, pine trees, and rugged bluffs—Maine is New England’s crowning gem. And with winding roads overlooking the Atlantic, secluded lighthouses, and charming cities up and down the coast, it’s a gem best experienced by car.Here now, the best places to eat, drink, shop, and sightsee between Portland and Bar Harbor. © Read More

Basic Greek Words and Phrases for Your Next Trip to Greece

1 year ago KAREN I. CHEN | Travel & Leisure 0
So you’ve booked a trip to Greece. On the to-do list: Dust off your camera to capture the awe-inspiring ruins and dazzling cliffside sunsets, find the perfect island-hopping outfits for stylish Instagram snaps in front of white-washed houses draped with bougainvillea, and prepare yourself to come back a few pounds heavier from all the feta and haloumi doused in olive oil that will surely be eaten at Read More

9 Things To Do In Manali For The Best Trip Ever

Come summer and it’s almost customary to run away to the hills. The first reason is of course to beat the heat, and the second, which is true for most people, is to just find an excuse to travel. While there are many breathtaking hill stations in northern India, making your way to the ‘less Read More

These Will Be the Busiest Days at the Airport This Summer

1 year ago CAILEY RIZZO | Travel & Leisure 0
About 9 million more passengers are expected to fly this summer than last, according to a report from Airlines for America, released Wednesday. From June 1 to August 31, the airline advocacy group estimates that 246.1 million passengers will take flight, or 2.68 million per day. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) estimates a 4 percent increase Read More

Hilton’s New Plan Will Help the Planet — and Could Help You Earn Extra Rewards

1 year ago TALIA AVAKIAN | Travel & Leisure 0
Hilton is looking at new ways to become a major player when it comes to reducing environmental impact and promoting human rights programs across the globe. By 2030, the brand plans to cut its environmental footprint across its more than 5,300 properties in half, becoming the world’s first major hotel chain to implement science-based targets. These goals are part of the Science Based Read More

A piece of Britain lost in Mexico

1 year ago Lauren Cocking | BBC 0
As I squeezed my way through the crowd, Marion Symonds was busy crimping one side of a 4.5m-long pasty in the central plaza. All eyes were on this Cornish baker as she held the still-malleable pastry shell in her hands, delicately crimping the edges of the dough with her fingertips to seal in the beef, Read More