FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.
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May 2009
2009 / May 2009
May 1, 2009

Greek Islands And Turkish Coast: Epic Voyage

Travel is not what it was. When Odysseus journeyed home across the Aegean after the fall of Troy 3,000 years ago, his epic odyssey took 10 years and was fraught with whirlpools, cannibals, ghosts, monsters and alluring nymphs.

What To Expect When Flying: oneworld Debuts Information Portal

Though air travel slowed as airports temporarily closed and borders shuttered to stifle the spread of coronavirus, the airline industry — led by oneworld alliance member airlines — enacted enhanced protective measures to reduce risk and protect passengers.

2009 / May 2009
May 1, 2009

Yokohama: Outward Bound

Japan’s second-largest city, Yokohama has a long tradition of looking outward. Located just 20 miles south of sprawling Tokyo, it was the first treaty port to conduct foreign trade after Commodore Matthew Perry opened Japan to the West in 1854. Yokohama went on to establish Japan’s first English-language newspaper and intercity train line, but the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923 and the firebombing of World War II ended Yokohama’s preeminence. Nevertheless, the city has remained a major seaport, and its international outlook is its distinguishing mark.