Upscale tour leader Tauck expanded its Cuba programs in 2018 to include an 11-day, small-ship cruise itinerary, Cruising Cuba: A Cultural Gem. Working with longtime partners, Tauck was able to reduce the price of its two Cuba land journeys — the seven-day Cuba: Connecting with People

[caption id="attachment_80933" align="alignright" width="300"] Mondrian Doha Bridge[/caption] With enough glitz and glamour to make Las Vegas look dull, the brand-new Mondrian Doha opened in the West Bay area near Lagoona Mall and Lusail City. Under the umbrella of sbe, a privately-held lifestyle hospitality company, Mondrian Doha

Dubai Airports will introduce biometric “smart tunnels” to speed travelers through immigration checks in 15 seconds. The Gitex 37 technology was unveiled last month in Dubai. The system will eliminate the need for travelers to show passports to security officials during immigration checks. Passengers will be able

Beginning late spring 2018, United Airlines will offer four new routes from the United States to Europe. Two of these routes will depart from the airline’s hub in Newark (EWR) and travel to Reykjavik (RKV) (May 23–Oct. 4, 2018) and Porto, Portugal (OPO) (May 4–Oct. 4, 2018).

Elegantly hip, Oddfellows on the Park offers a different perspective of Manchester, England, and its surrounding vistas. Football, sure, but northwest England’s dynamic city is more than a sports destination. Just a 15-minute drive from the airport, this boutique property is sister to award-winning Oddfellows

It’s for good reason Austria’s lovely and dramatic Arlberg region is commonly referred to as The Cradle of Alpine Skiing. Linked by the Flexenbahn cableway, the Trittkopfbahnen I and II and the Albonabahn II, Arlberg’s ski resorts are all connected to one another and can

Following the devastating wildfires in California last month, wineries and businesses in the region are open and welcoming visitors — including some of the region’s most famous wineries like Robert Mondavi, Beringer, Sterling and Domaine Chandon. Of the more than 400 wineries in the region, only

Until Jan. 28, 2018, the Picasso Museum in Malaga is the setting for “We Are Completely Free: Women Artists and Surrealism.” The exhibition features more than 100 works in painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, collage and film by 18 surrealist women artists including Frida Kahlo, Dora

Apple’s newest update adds several new airport terminals to the Maps app for iPhones. The beta release of the new operating system has two airports included — San Jose International (SJC) and Philadelphia International (PHL) — and there are more to come. The full release of the

Could airline boarding policies help spread communicable diseases? A new study suggests this may be the case. Researchers at Arizona State University released findings showing airlines help spread disease by shuttling people from diverse origins in close quarters for hours at a time. Making the problem worse

A summer 2018 opening is planned for the new luxury AYANA Komodo Resort, Waecicu Beach on the Indonesian island of Flores. Located about an hour by plane from Bali, the property will enjoy distinction as the first (and only) 5-star property in the region. All