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The Latest: Shanghai locks down 2 major hospitals over cases

BEIJING — Shanghai has imposed lockdowns on two of China’s best-known hospitals after they were linked to new coronavirus cases.… BEIJING — Shanghai has imposed lockdowns on two of China’s best-known hospitals after they were linked...

IHG Europe Third Night Free (34% Off)

IHG has extended its “Get a Night On Us” sale for stays in participating countries and hotels in Europe through May 31, 2021. You must now book by April 30. IHG Rewards Club members get a third night free (34% discount). There is...

Air Travelers to US Must Show Negative Coronavirus Test, CDC Says

Just In: Airbnb to Block and Cancel D.C. Reservations During InaugurationToday, in response to various local, state and federal officials asking people not to travel to Washington, D.C., Airbnb is announcing that they will cancel reservations in the Washington, D.C. metro area during the Inauguration week. Additionally, they say they will prevent any new reservations in the Washington, D.C....

[More properties added] Fairmont Buy One Get One Night Free through June 30, 2021

Update 1/12/21: When we originally published this post last June, this promotion applied to properties primarily in Canada. However, as reported by Frequent Flyer Bonuses, the list has now been updated to include many properties in the US as well as some in the Caribbean. Valid for...

The Five Most Expensive and Exclusive Hotel Suites in France : Elite Traveler

With Elite Traveler’s eagerly awaited database of the world’s top suites set to launch imminently, we have closely scrutinized the data to identify the most expensive hotel suites in the whole...

Sriwijaya Air Crashes Four Minutes After Departure

Sriwijaya Air flight SJ182 destined to Pontianak appears to have plunged to the sea four minutes after departure from...

From quality food to magical safaris — Gregg Wallace reveals all about South Africa TV tour

MASTERCHEF judge and TV presenter Gregg Wallace is delighting TV audiences with his tour of South Africa’s best-loved landscapes and experiences, as well as its glorious food. The new six-part series for ITV sees him go on safari in Amakhala, visit Cape Town, Augrabies Falls in the Kalahari Desert, the Whale Coast, Soweto in Johannesburg and the Garden Province —...

December 2020: Travel Summary and Statistics

When people ask me what it’s like to be in New Zealand right now, I tell them that it’s normal. There’s still an element of surprise, though, when I explain that it’s normal normal. New Zealand hasn’t had a community case of COVID-19 for two months, and even that cluster was composed of just six people, so life continues...

Prince William & Kate Will Visit Prince Harry & Meghan in Montecito

Prince William and Kate Middleton want to visit Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at their new California home before the end of the year. Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images After a tense year, Prince William and Prince Harry are making strides to repair their relationship. Prince William and Prince Harry’s fallout was “very real, very ugly and incredibly intense,” reports Us Weekly,...

Aeroplan adding Virgin Australia partnership

Air Canada’s Aeroplan announced today that effective January 19th, Virgin Australia will be added to the list of Air Canada’s partner airlines. This...