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June 22, 2014

Second of two parts There’s not much you can do to keep mosquitoes from finding you when you travel in tropical climes, but you can fend them off. There are 175 different species of mosquitoes around the world, and they all seem to love us. The Aedes variety, the one that carries the chikungun.../ ➝

June 20, 2014

First of two parts The likely spread of a debilitating virus across the Atlantic from Africa drives home the need to protect yourself against mosquito bites when you travel. Whenever I urge folks to consider travel to Africa — which is often — I inevitably hear fears of regional conflict.../ ➝

June 7, 2014

Carry-on scofflaws with their oversized bags move a writer to act. Can social media succeed where the airlines themselves have failed? If you’re one of those airline passengers who insists on dragging suitcases the size of hay bales onto an airliner and calling them carry-ons, you know the airline.../ ➝

June 6, 2014

The day that marks the official end of US slavery can be a great entrée for your kids to Black American history and heritage — not to mention a good excuse to travel. By the summer of 1865, the Civil War was over, the Confederacy was crushed and slavery had ceased to exist everywhere in.../ ➝

June 5, 2014

SITE: Hopper TYPE: Travel planning engine CAN I BOOK FROM THIS SITE? No FOUNDERS: Frederic Lalonde, Joost Ouwerkerk BASE: Boston, Montreal HOOK: “powered by the world’s largest structured database of travel information.” COST: Free How do you make yourself stand out in the midst of.../ ➝

June 1, 2014

No amount of research can guarantee that you’re going to fall in love with every destination you visit. But that doesn’t mean the trip was a waste. If you hear someone merge the words “travel” and “risk” into the same sentence, what comes to your mind? Terrorism? .../ ➝