Visa applicants can expect to get a visa decision more quickly outside of the peak period, and benefit from quieter visa application centres and more available appointment slots
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New Oklahoma Travel Guide is out for 2017
The new 2017 Oklahoma Travel Guide pays tribute to the sense of nostalgia that can be created by travel. “All of us have those travel souvenirs we just can't let go: the patches on a travel bag, the magnets on the refrigerator, the collection of well ...
Euthanasia should be option for those unable to travel, says widow Angelika Elliott - The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Sydney Morning Herald
Euthanasia should be option for those unable to travel, says widow Angelika Elliott
The Sydney Morning Herald
It was ten years ago on Sunday that Angelika Elliott left Sydney for Switzerland with her terminally ill husband, John, so he could end his life on his own terms. John Elliott, a medical doctor, was suffering multiple myeloma, or bone marrow cancer.and more »
- Florida Today
Luxury air travel isn't what it used to be
The flight crew that gathered in the lobby of the Hilton in Tysons Corner, Virginia, looked like they'd stepped straight out of 1962. I looked around for cameras. Was someone filming a period movie? The women wore slim wool suits with matching leather ...
Major ice storm creates slick travel conditions in central US
Major ice storm putting much of the country in a deep freeze and sending road travel into a tail spin. (WLS). AP. Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:23AM. KANSAS CITY, Mo. --. A third wave of sleet and drizzle glazed swaths of the central U.S. on Sunday, ...
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Severe central US ice storm to cut power, immobilize
Could Space Travel Make You Go Blind?
Astronauts who return from long trips in space often return with vision loss, and now researchers think they know why. BY JULIAN HUGUET. Astronauts on extended space missions have enough to worry about, what with the xenomorphs, the orbital cascades ...
Terrifying moment French travel blogger sails past a massive Great White shark while kitesurfing - and is powerless ... - The SunThe Sun
Terrifying moment French travel blogger sails past a massive Great White shark while kitesurfing - and is powerless ...
THIS is the terrifying moment a kite-surfer had a close encounter with a Great White shark off the coast of Western Australia. French blogger Isabelle Fabre, 30, who has been documenting her travels on social media, shared her hostile encounter with ...and more »
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Israelis to travel abroad to honor fallen lone soldiers in hometowns
Jerusalem Post Israel News
Soldiers comfort each other at the funeral for Max Steinberg, the American lone soldier killed in one of the first days of Operation Protective Edge.. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST). Honoring Israel's fallen soldiers is a ...and more »
A Top-10 List Of 2017 Travel Trends And Destinations
Tis is the month for 2017 predictions: Co-founder and CEO Swapnil Shinde of the personal travel concierge app, Mezi shares his thoughts on top destinations and travel trends for 2017. And I add my opinions, too! Top 2017 travel trends: “Bleisure” Boom: ...
- Executive travel: Double debut in Dubai for Four Seasons hotel brand
Until recent years Dubai was a blank spot on the map of Four Seasons hotels around the world. But now the city has two, a Mediterranean beachfront property on the Jumeirah side of the newly opened Dubai Canal, and a boutique hotel in the Dubai ...and more »
- The Australian Financial Review
Data drives new flight path for air travel
The Australian Financial Review
Routehappy rates business-class products based on the type of seat and whether it offers all passengers direct aisle access. Paul Blackmore. Share on twitter. by Michael Smith. Airline passengers are the fussiest consumers on the planet. We love to ...and more »
- Cuba is high on this year's must-see travel lists
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It seems like every travel organization in the country is out with its “must visit” list for 2017. What do they say? They're literally all over the map, but one place gets repeated mentions: Cuba. The U.S. Tour Operators Association singled out the ...
- Business Standard
Unreserved train travel down 7% in Dec, but demonetisation not to ...
Train travel dipped massively among the poorest in December last year. The Indian Railways data shows there was a fall of nearly 7 per cent in the number of ...and more »
Save HUNDREDS on holiday currency using THIS sneaky trick
WITH the pound struggling against the euro, getting the best rate for your holiday money is more important than ever. But how can you get the best rates? By Helen Coffey. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 07:01, Sun, Jan 15, 2017 ...
- Jerusalem Post Israel News
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
Jerusalem Post Israel News
A new generation of ultrafast jetliners may soon kick off the next age of supersonic passenger flights. british airways. A BRITISH AIRWAYS flight lands at Heathrow Airport. (photo credit:AMY SPIRO). Perspective, people, perspective. We've all heard the ...
Travel longer, for lesser: How we prepared to become full time travellers
It all seemed logical — even after a night's sleep. The decision to travel long term had happened over dinner, past midnight. It had been an exhausting day. “Let's quit it all and travel the world” had sounded, not surprisingly, like the best idea ...
Dont' wake up to a travel nightmare on your dream holiday - how to ensure you're protected - Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk
Dont' wake up to a travel nightmare on your dream holiday - how to ensure you're protected
January really is the longest month ever, isn't it? Well, you've made it! For most people, payday is around the corner and after a few weeks of enforced austerity, you might be planning a blowout! This time of year is one of the busiest for travel and ...
These Two "Airlines" Are Redefining "Private Jet" Travel - Forbes
JetSuiteX and JetSmarter are giving consumers a new way to access some benefits of private aviation at prices in line with commercial airline travel. Private jet ...and more »
- Business Standard
Travel with AirAsia for Rs 99 | Business Standard News
Read more about Travel with AirAsia for Rs 99 on Business Standard. Special fares can be booked between Jan 16 to Jan 22 for travelling from May 1 to Feb 6, ...and more »
How To Travel Like A Rock Star - Without The Tour Bus
The iconic Alfonso XIII is the top hotel in Seville – and a member of the RockStar Hotels group. Photo: RockStar Hotels. A new wrinkle in the travel industry, RockStar Hotels is a group of lesser-known and hidden gem luxury properties worldwide that ...
- Business Insider
Where to travel every month of the year
LONDON — If you love to travel, chances are your destination bucket list is long and overwhelming. In order to help plan your next trip, we consulted Lonely Planet's "Where to Go When" guide, which acts as a trip planner for every month of the year.and more »
- The Guardian
2017 travel planner: where to go on holiday … and when
The big blue … the fishing village of Sardina del Norte, Gran Canaria. Photograph: Getty Images. Beverley Fearis. Saturday 14 January 2017 02.00 EST Last modified on Saturday 14 January 2017 08.04 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...
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Win a holiday to Costa Rica in our readers' travel photography ...
Our 2017 competition gives readers the chance to win a fantastic 16-night wildlife holiday for two to Costa Rica with Exodus Travels – and see the photos from ...and more »
Senior VW managers warned not to travel to US: Report
Senior Volkswagen managers have been warned not to travel to the United States, legal and company sources told Reuters, after six current and former managers were indicted for their role in the German carmaker's diesel test-cheating scheme. One of the ...and more »
- via TravelLearn to fish using nothing but a mesh basket and some sturdy branchesHave you ever wondered what you would do if you were caught in a Man vs Wild situation? Would you be able to do all that’s needed to survive? If not, sign up for a unique overnight survival skills workshop organised by Grassroutes.The workshop will teach you methods used by the Hindu Mahadeo Koli tribe that inhabits Purushwadi village. The tribals are rice cultivators and skilled animal herdsmen. “These are useful
Why $69 Flights to Europe Are a Thing in 2017
If you haven't already heard, $69 flights from the United States to Europe are the hottest travel news of 2017 (so far). Norwegian Air has been promising to offer $69 flights from the U.S. to Europe later in the year, and in an attempt to steal the ...and more »
How Airlines Are Selling Tickets to Europe for $69 | Travel + Leisure
If you haven't already heard, $69 flights from the United States to Europe are the hottest travel news of 2017 (so far). Norwegian Air has been promising to offer ...and more »
- Huffington Post
10 Best Travel Instagram Accounts to Follow Around the World
Instagram is a fantastic resource for travelers. It provides travel inspiration, can introduce you to new destinations and allows you get to know people as they travel the world. I've made some great friends through the Instagram travel community and ...
- Washington Post
While Cuba is high on 2017's must-see travel lists, see it while you can
It seems like every travel organization in the country is out with its “must visit” list for 2017. What do they say? They're literally all over the map, but one place gets repeated mentions: Cuba. The U.S. Tour Operators Association singled out the ...and more »
- ABC Online
Ciobo defends politicians claiming travel costs for sporting events
A senior federal minister is adamant it is appropriate for politicians to claim travel expenses for sporting events. Trade Minister Steve Ciobo says he did nothing wrong in charging taxpayers more than $1,100 to travel to the AFL grand final in 2013 ...
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Netflix's Travelers Has the Most Ethically Messed-Up Time Travel I've Ever Seen
Travelers features an icky, insidiously clever form of going undercover: agents from 100 years in the future take up residence in people living in the present's bodies. It makes things morally complicated. Like when a heroin junkie watches a man die ...
ICE WARNING: Rail network to be frozen solid and black ice on roads – UK travel hell - Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk
ICE WARNING: Rail network to be frozen solid and black ice on roads – UK travel hell
WINTER travel chaos is expected to continue across the UK as ice and snow wreak havoc with roads and train lines. By Joey Millar. PUBLISHED: 19:24, Thu, Jan 12, 2017 | UPDATED: 19:57, Thu, Jan 12, 2017 ...and more »
- Huffington Post
17 Epic Places You Never Thought To Travel, But Should
Paris? Been there. London? Done that. No offense to those storied standbys, but 2017 is a time to break out of your travel bubble and try someplace you've never thought to visit before. Travel teaches us invaluable lessons we can't learn in school. It ...
60 years since publication of famous travel guidebook
NEW YORK (AP) — This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication of his 1957 book, "Europe on $5 a Day." Frommer began writing about travel while serving in the U.S. Army in Europe in the 1950s.and more »
Greater Anglia rush hour travel chaos as death causes major delays
GREATER Anglia trains are facing major delays and cancellations to and from London Liverpool Street after a body was found on the tracks. By Patrick Christys. PUBLISHED: 16:44, Thu, Jan 12, 2017 | UPDATED: 23:04, Thu, Jan 12, 2017 ...and more »
NFL playoffs: Ice storm to pose travel hazards ahead of Chiefs, Steelers game
Football fans planning to attend the NFL divisional round matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers in Kansas City on Sunday should prepare for icy travel in the hours leading up to the game. A large and potentially destructive ice ...and more »
Experts Predict Last-Chance Tourism As Top Travel Trend For 2017
Whether it's fatigue from 2016 or the changing political climate, the new year promises to be a banner year for travel with nearly one-third of of American adults saying they are more likely to take time off this year compared to 2016, according to a ...
New Study Shows 80 Percent Of Illinoisans Will Travel In 2017CBS Localall 5 news articles »
France reintroduces travel restrictions for minors over ISIS trips
The French government is rolling back the policy allowing minors to travel abroad without their parents' permission, over concerns that more radicalized teenagers will head to warzones to join terrorist groups such as Islamic State. The measures will ...and more »
Meeting the Needs of Supertravelers — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report
Supertravelers want the experience to be easier and more pleasant when they travel. Here, the lobby of Hotel Okura in Tokyo is pictured. fletcherjcm / Flickr. Photo: fletcherjcm / Flickr. Share Tweet Post Send ...
The Megatrends Defining Travel in 2017
From overtourism to power-hungry digital platforms to big hospitality and beyond: These are the trends we're watching closely in 2017. — Rafat Ali. Download Skift Megatrends 2017 here. Last night we released our annual travel industry trends forecast ...
- A.V. Club
Time-travel timelines get wonky on Frequency
I'm at the TCAs right now, and yesterday there was a question for a panel on yet another time travel show, ABC's Time After Time. A few questions were brought up about the prevalence of time-travel series right now, and the producers pointed to the fun ...and more »
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"Negative Copy" · Frequency · TV Review Time-travel timelines get ...
I'm at the TCAs right now, and yesterday there was a question for a panel on yet another time travel show, ABC's Time After Time. A few questions were brought ...and more »
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Russia Beyond the Headlines
Belarus now allows foreigners short-term, visa-free entry into the country. But what does this mean for the Russian-Belarusian border crossings, and how will ...and more »
- 3 bln trips expected during China's holiday travel rush
About 2.98 billion trips are expected to be made during China's 2017 Spring Festival travel rush between Jan. 13 and Feb. 21, China's top economic planner said Thursday. The figure represents an increase of 2.2 percent from the same period in 2016 ...and more »
- Files pertaining to processing of PM's travel bills 'secret': CIC
NEW DELHI: The procedure involved in raising the bills for chartered flights for Prime Minister's visit abroad cannot be disclosed because of "important security concerns", the Central Information Commission has held. The current Chief Information ...and more »
Lola Gets $15 Million to Fund App Update: Travel Startup Funding This Week
Lola, a company that launched a travel agent mobile app that's pictured here, raised $15 million this week. Lola. Photo: Lola. Share Tweet Post Send. Skift Take. While some entrepreneurs argue that speech, not messaging, is the future of how consumers ...and more »
- Jakarta Post
Astindo eyes 25% increase in revenue from travel expo
Astindo eyes 25% increase in revenue from travel expo Garuda Indonesia's PK-GIC Boeing 777-300 aircraft flies toward the runway at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands. (Shutterstock.com/Nieuwland) ...
- The Hindu
France restricts travel for minors over jihadi trip fears
People gather around a makeshift memorial at the bottom of the Marianne statue on Place de la Republique in Paris on November 13, 2016 as France marked the first anniversary of the Paris attacks. From Sunday, children in France will not be allowed to ...and more »
- Camel races, safaris for tourists and camel fur cutting will be the highlights of the annual Camel Festival beginning in Bikaner from January 14
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