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Travel writer Colin Thubron receives outstanding contribution award

A lifetime of travelling, and detailing the sights, smells and sounds of the experience has led Colin Thubron to write more than 15 travel books, primarily on Central Asia, Russia and China. Now, after five decades as a travel writer and novelist, Thubron, 79, has received the 2019 Edward Stanford Award for Outstanding Contribution to […]

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Never Drink Bad Airplane Coffee Again, and Other Travel Tips

  At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our luxury fields—food, wine, fashion, cars, real estate—to learn about their high-end hacks, tips, and off-the-wall experiences. These are the Distinguished Travel Hackers. Schele Williams started her career as a dancer, […]

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US patients suffer long wait and travel times, which aren’t improving

Wait and travel times for healthcare services on average are higher than those of any other professional service, from vehicle repair to getting a driver’s license, according to a new study released Friday by the nonprofit research and consulting group Altarum. The industry has failed to lower travel and wait times over the 11 years […]

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Nikon announces new superzoom and new travel zoom ahead of CP+ trade show in Japan

Long zoom fans will be happy to hear that Nikon is continuing to stock the pond with new superzoom and travel zoom offerings debuting today ahead of the CP+ trade show in Yokohama. The Coolpix A1000 is a 35x compact travel zoom, while the Coolpix B600 packs a whopping 60x into a rather sleek new […]

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Parenting tips: How to stay connected with your child when you travel for work

New Delhi: Being a parent is a difficult task, not only because of all the responsibility that comes with it but also because of the guilt that creeps up every time you have to leave your child and go to work. Even when you are trying your best, you may feel like you are not […]

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The Best Travel Backpacks For 2019 That You Need To Bring With You On Your Adventures

When you’re traveling, you want your clothes to be a combination of beautifully stylish and functionally practical. You want all of your travel Instagram pics to look amazing, but you don’t want to feel uncomfortable in what you’re wearing. This mentality also applies to your accessories and bags. You want your luggage and carry-ons to […]

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A night in the great outdoors should be relaxing, not uncomfortable. Try these tricks for getting your sleep under the starry sky.

Spending a night under the stars can be a beautiful experience—but only if you’re actually able to fall asleep. And that’s easier said than done: Getting comfortable on the ground instead of a plush mattress, blocking out weird sounds all around you, and dealing with no temperature control isn’t easy. But don’t call it quits just yet! Follow these tips […]

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The best parts about June, July, and August may also be the worst for quality shut-eye. Learn how to protect yourself from bright skies, warm temps, and other sneaky sleep saboteurs.

Few things are more aggravating than lying awake in a hot bedroom covered in sweat. Beyond the annoying inconvenience of having to get up and change your shirt (or take a cold shower), this kind of summer sleep disruption can leave you feeling tired and lethargic the next day. But heat and humidity aren’t the […]

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Placing a few of these botanical beauties near your bed can help you sleep better

The furnishings of the average bedroom are fairly universal: a bed, probably a nightstand, a lamp, chair, and rug. But what about plants? Few bedrooms contain them—and that could be a mistake. Plants can improve the quality of the air in your sleep environment, while also encouraging sleep by reducing stress and improving calmness. If you are […]

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These smart tips will help your furry friend relax, so you can get more shut-eye on your next vacation.

For many people, pets are part of the family—and that means wherever you go, Fido goes, too. Thankfully, the travel industry is taking note of the fact that pet owners love to vacation with their animals in tow. These days, it’s easier than ever to find animal-friendly hotels, and trains like Amtrak recently started allowing pets on […]

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