World Cup fans put off by prices, beer limits commute by air

World Cup fans put off by prices, beer limits commute by air

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Travel at this World Cup was supposed to be easy in the tiny host nation of Qatar, after fans had to take long flights between cities at the last three tournaments. The eight stadiums in Qatar are in or near the capital, so fans don’t have to go too far to … Read more

Where can disabled people easily travel? Survey names the top cities

Where can disabled people easily travel?  Survey names the top cities

The Valuable 500, a business coalition, released its list of the top 10 most accessible cities in the world. The report cited a survey conducted among 3,500 individuals with disabilities, who rated cities based on “transport links, proximity of accommodation to attractions, shops, and restaurants, and the availability of information about accessibility.” The survey was … Read more

Is it safe to cruise again? Yes, say fans who are cruising again

Is it safe to cruise again?  Yes, say fans who are cruising again

Outbreaks, port refusals, travelers stuck onboard. Cruise ships dominated the news in early 2020 for all the wrong reasons. Some people predicted the industry would never recover. But cruising fans say: That’s ancient history. “Given a choice, we would be living on the cruise ship for the remainder of our lives,” said Singaporean Peter Lim. … Read more

What are the best business hotels in the Middle East: Dubai, Abu Dhabi

What are the best business hotels in the Middle East: Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Preparing for a business trip to the Middle East? CNBC has made it easy to find the best hotel for the trip. CNBC Travel and the market data firm Statista today release a ranking of the “Best Hotels for Business Travelers” in the Middle East. This is the first ranking of its kind between CNBC … Read more

What are the best business hotels in Europe: London, Paris, Frankfurt

What are the best business hotels in Europe: London, Paris, Frankfurt

International travel may still have its challenges. But finding a solid hotel for a business trip isn’t one of them. CNBC Travel and the market data firm Statista today release a ranking of the “Best Hotels for Business Travelers” in Europe. This is the first ranking of its kind between CNBC and Statista, who are … Read more

How much does it cost to visit Bhutan? $200 a day plus travel costs

How much does it cost to visit Bhutan?  $200 a day plus travel costs

The Kingdom of Bhutan is reopening to tourists on Friday with a hefty hike to its daily tourist tax. Before the country closed its borders in March 2020 in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, travelers to Bhutan were required to pay a minimum daily package rate of $200-$250 — depending on the time of year. … Read more

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways | Lifestyles

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways |  Lifestyles

Julie Loffredi — Lifestyle (Broadry) — With the dog days of summer winding down and autumn in the air, there’s still time to take advantage of the warm weather and hit the road for an adventure with your pet. Every pet owner knows that when you can bring your four-legged friends along, your trip is … Read more

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways | Lifestyles

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways |  Lifestyles

Julie Loffredi — Lifestyle (Broadry) — With the dog days of summer winding down and autumn in the air, there’s still time to take advantage of the warm weather and hit the road for an adventure with your pet. Every pet owner knows that when you can bring your four-legged friends along, your trip is … Read more

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways | Lifestyles

7 Pet-Friendly Glamping Getaways |  Lifestyles

Julie Loffredi — Lifestyle (Broadry) — With the dog days of summer winding down and autumn in the air, there’s still time to take advantage of the warm weather and hit the road for an adventure with your pet. Every pet owner knows that when you can bring your four-legged friends along, your trip is … Read more

How to find cheap hotel rooms? Survey compares popular website rates

How to find cheap hotel rooms?  Survey compares popular website rates

Many travelers try to save money by searching the internet for cheaper hotel rates. But a new study suggests it may not be worth the time — at least in some places. The travel insurance comparison site InsureMyTrip compared rates for 950 hotels in 19 global cities on three popular booking websites as well as … Read more