Editor’s Note — CNN Travel’s series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy. (CNN) — Just an hour — and a world — away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port
It’s always unsettling for consumers when a ski holiday company goes into liquidation, as happened to Ski-Val last week. It operated 24 chalets in Val d’Isère and St Anton – two of the most popular ski resorts with British skiers and snowboarders. Last week the following statement appeared on the operator’s website: “It is with great
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From December, British Airways will operate a daily round-trip between two Gulf destinations that are only 54 miles apart and connected by road. BA is extending its current Heathrow-Bahrain service to Dammam in Saudi Arabia. It is the nearest Saudi city to the island nation of Bahrain, to which it is linked by a causeway.
Starbucks is updating its Rewards program. (Photo: Getty)Getty Since it rolled out its Rewards program in 2009, Starbucks has convinced 16 million members to sign up. They’re often first to hear when the company introduces a new drink, and they are crucial to the coffee company’s efforts to build customer loyalty. In fact, Rewards members
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(CNN) — Concerns about cameras fitted to airplane seats have prompted two US senators to demand that airlines clarify how the devices are used. The letter was in response to CNN Travel reporting on the issue after malware researcher Vitaly Kamluk tweeted Singapore Airlines when he spotted what appeared to be a camera lens built
Peace ribbons at the Demilitarised Zone in South Korea © Chris Zeiher As always, our travel-obsessed staff have been off exploring new destinations around the globe. This month they share some of their recent adventures from hitting the hiking trails in New England to finding the perfect pastéis de nata in Portugal. Exploring the DMZ
Andrew Zimmern travels south to Oaxaca, Mexico, for tastes and traditions thousands of generations old. From winged ants and grilled intestines to grasshoppers and dried beef hearts, Zimmern eats a path through Mexico’s culinary capital.
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(CNN) — The most expensive cities in the world have been revealed — and the No. 1 spot belongs not to one singly city, but to three destinations. France’s capital city, which has been one of the top 10 since 2003, moved up this year, while last year’s fourth most expensive city, Hong Kong, jumped
A passenger said he felt “completely violated” after an easyJet flight attendant burst in on him while he was using the aircraft toilet. Adil Kayani, 35, accused cabin crew of racial profiling after they manually unlocked the lavatory door, claiming he’d taken too long. The food wholesaler from Birmingham was on a flight from Marrakech
(CNN) — Towering high above the Kenyan landscape, this female elephant is huge, her long tusks curving right down to the ground. Known as a “big tusker” she’s a rare and extraordinary sight — it’s estimated that fewer than 30 of these animals still exist in Africa. British photographer Will Burrard-Lucas captured a series of
When you’ve been CEO of a major commercial airline (Frontier Airlines), an Uber for private flights (Surf Air) and a vacation membership club (Exclusive Resorts), you probably have some ideas about gaps in the leisure travel marketplace. In this case, Manifest Escapes is the vision of Jeff Potter, its founder and CEO, who believes avoiding the
Discover New Zealand and Australia on a 15-night all-inclusive luxury cruise. Exclusive to the Telegraph, uncover incredible sights, fine foods and unique wildlife of the illustrious islands. Fly overnight to New Zealand, where you’ll spend a total of three nights, before embarking on your luxury voyage. Staying at the five-star Pullman Auckland Hotel, you’ll have
Kristi Knoblich PalmerKiva Confections I first became acquainted with Kiva Confections when a friend of mine passed me one of their tiny blueberry/chocolate confections. You know the ones, the tiny infused blueberries are offered in a lovely tin, enrobed in lusciously smooth chocolate, without a tinge of the grittiness that sometimes plagues lesser brands of
The more evidence that emerges from the tragic loss of the Ethiopian Airlines flight on 10 March, the more it appears that there were profound flaws in the development and certification of the Boeing 737 Max. All 157 passengers and crew aboard flight ET302 lost their lives when it hit the ground at high speed