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Travel From Seattle To Portland In Less Than An Hour With This Ultra-High-Speed Rail

According to a new report, ultra-high-speed ground transportation between Vancouver, B.C., Seattle, and Portland would allow passengers to travel between each city in less than an hour. The Governor of ...

Added July 18, 2019

Indonesian Ride-Sharing App, Go-Jek, Increases Cashless Payments In Southeast Asia

The ride-hailing company Go-Jek has teamed up with Visa Inc. in efforts to increase digital payments in Southeast Asia. Visa, the largest payment network in the world, has invested in Go-Jek as a part ...

Added July 18, 2019

EU Airlines Is Now Compensating Passengers For Delayed and Cancelled Flights

In a ruling last week, the European Court of Justice decreed that EU airlines selling tickets to destinations beyond the EU must provide compensation to passengers if their connecting flight is canceled ...

Added July 18, 2019

This Turks And Caicos Resort Has Been Named #1 Resort In The Caribbean

Travel + Leisure magazine recently released their annual World’s Best Awards, and a Turks and Caicos resort came in first place in the category of Top 25 Resort Hotels In The Caribbean. The Shore Club ...

Added July 18, 2019

You’ll Never Guess Which Airlines Have Been Rated Most Punctual

Imagine having to rush to the airport to make your flight only to be informed that your flight is delayed. Or, perhaps, arriving super early and ready for your flight to only end up waiting long hours ...

Added July 18, 2019

A Day In Black-Owned Denver, Colorado

Denver is an outdoor city known for its world-class cultural attractions, thriving craft breweries, chef-driven dining, and music scene. If you find yourself in the Mile High City, here is one way you ...

Added July 18, 2019

Travel Deal: Book This 4-Star Santorini Hotel For As Little As $65/Night

Santorini, Greece is one of the hottest vacation destinations but it’s not always the most affordable. However, a good travel deal can change all of that. La Bellezza Eco Boutique Hotel is a luxurious ...

Added July 18, 2019

Stay At This Candy-Themed Vacation Home For A Sweet Escape in Florida

Escape to the sweetest mansion in the world at this five-acre private estate in Clermont. It’s been viewed at least 388 times in the last week. The Sweet Escape in Mount Dora, FL is more than just a vacation ...

Added July 18, 2019

8 African Safari Parks To See Where The Lion Kings Roam

One of the best things about Disney’s new live-action revamp of The Lion King is getting the chance to see stunning African landscapes in greater detail and feeling like you’re roaming alongside these ...

Added July 17, 2019

Grab A Bowl At One Of These 14 Cereal Bars Around The World

Saturday mornings are meant for cereal, classic movies, and nostalgic memories from your childhood. Frosted Flakes, Cap’n Crunch, Lucky Charms and Apple Jacks are some of my favorite go-to’s. Now, with ...

Added July 17, 2019

Petition Seeks to Rename New Orleans’ Lee Circle After Beloved Chef Leah Chase

Plans to rename New Orleans’ Lee Circle Chase have been underway since the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was removed in May 2017. Lee Circle is a popular meeting spot during the Mardi Gras ...

Added July 17, 2019

Skip Bali And Go To These Other Indonesian Destinations Instead

Just search the hashtag Bali on Instagram and you will stumble upon tens of millions of photos capturing Bali’s beauty. From its beaches, the infamous Bali Swing, flower baths outside, and so much more ...

Added July 17, 2019

Here’s Proof That Naomi Campbell’s Pre-Flight Ritual Isn’t That Extreme At All

Last week, Naomi Campbell shared her pre-flight airport routine with thousands of fans via her vlog on YouTube. In the video, the supermodel strolls through the airport doing what most common people do ...

Added July 17, 2019

Fall Flights To Europe Are Cheaper Than Ever

With warm temperatures and school out of session, summer is a popular time for travel. But for those with flexible schedules or those who prefer low-season travel, Europe is proving to be an affordable ...

Added July 17, 2019

Wash Away The Retrograde At Brazil’s Crystal Beauty Display In Downtown LA

Mercury Retrograde got you down? LA residents can now give themselves a thorough crystal cleansing at Rhythm Visual Gallery’s latest exhibition titled Crystalline: Brazil’s Crystal Giants. The gallery ...

Added July 17, 2019

Black Pilots Blazing The Trail: First Officer Charlene Shortte

First Officer Charlene Shortte was always the one looking to try new hobbies as a kid. The Landover, Maryland native participated in everything from band to cheerleading, and even track. During her years ...

Added July 17, 2019

Visiting Antigua? Here Are 10 Of The Best Airbnbs

Recognized as the luxury destination of the year, Antigua should be next on your travel bucket list. Antigua is home of beautiful secluded beaches, welcoming smiles from locals, and Caribbean culture and ...

Added July 17, 2019

Helpful Tips For Traveling Abroad As A Vegan Or Vegetarian

When I traveled to Europe in the Spring of 2014, I was a vegan. Prior to traveling, I was skeptical of whether I could remain vegan while traveling. I managed to find plenty of vegan options on that trip ...

Added July 17, 2019

What We Know About The Death Of Baton Rouge African Museum Founder Sadie Roberts-Joseph

Sadie Roberts-Joseph was described as a “generous” activist who devoted her time towards helping the community. The 75-year-old was also the founder of the African American Museum in Baton Rouge, Lousiana ...

Added July 17, 2019

This Japanese Hotel Room Will Have Its Own Flight Simulator

Guests staying at Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu in Tokyo will soon be able to book a room with its own flight simulator. Starting July 18, you will be able to stay in the Superior Cockpit Room and enjoy marvelous ...

Added July 17, 2019

Frontier Airlines Adds New Routes This Fall, With An Emphasis On Pheonix

New routes will be added to Frontier Airlines’ schedule from Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix and a new route from Trenton, New Jersey and Sarasota, Florida. Book with Frontier Airlines and ...

Added July 17, 2019

Crosses, Turbans, Hijabs, Kippahs & Other Religious Symbols Banned From Being Worn By Public Servants In Quebec

Last month, Quebec’s conservative-leaning government quietly passed a bill that bans certain public servants from wearing religious symbols, including headscarves, Jewish kippahs, Sikh turbans, and Christian ...

Added July 16, 2019

Black Woman-Owned Bookstore In Chicago Offers Poets, Readers, And Artists A Space To Release

The newly opened Semicolon bookstore offers residents a place to take a pause and find community in the Windy City. The establishment had their grand opening last week and includes a community space and ...

Added July 16, 2019

Here’s How You Can Experience Black Culture In Paris

Paris has long been a dream destination for travelers all over the world. The city is filled with romance, food, and some of the world’s best museums. But, did you also know that Paris has a pretty dope ...

Added July 16, 2019

Enjoy A Day Of Caribbean Culture At New York’s 2019 Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival

Celebrating almost a decade, the 2019 Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival returns to Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, NY for another day of food, fun, and entertainment. On Sunday, July 21, 2019, the ninth-annual ...

Added July 16, 2019