Posts Tagged “and”

Author Michael Pollan on food, travel and identity

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Author Michael Pollan on food, travel and identity

Writer, activist and food guru Michael Pollan continues to explore the relationship between human identity and plants. His most recent book, How to Change Your Mind, argues that psychedelics, like travel, can feed both the body and soul. Over interviews from his wood-lined Northern California home study, the author of classics like The Omnivore’s Dilemma and In Defense…

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J.D. Power Survey: These Are The Best And Worst Travel Apps

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J.D. Power Survey: These Are The Best And Worst Travel Apps

Travel apps have plenty of room for improvement, per a new J.D. Power study. GETTY Every travel brand has an app these days, but that doesn’t mean travelers are embracing them with equal enthusiasm, according to the inaugural The J.D. Power U.S. Travel App Satisfaction Study, which measures user satisfaction with apps made by airlines, hotels,…

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Books By, About And For Women Who Travel

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Books By, About And For Women Who Travel

These travel books will take you away. GETTY As Women’s History Month comes to an end, I reached out to my bibliotherapist, Rachel Stevenson, for some great female travel book suggestions to keep the inspiration going for the rest of the year. Is there a female author who really represents the travel genre for you? Elizabeth Gilbert…

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Hyderabad and Pune named the ‘Best Cities to Live in India’ in a global survey

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Hyderabad and Pune named the ‘Best Cities to Live in India’ in a global survey

In a global survey held recently by a reputed firm Mercer’s Quality of Living Ranking 2019, Hyderabad has been named the best city in India to live in and shares the 143rd position with Pune in Maharashtra. This is not the first time that Hyderabad has received the honour but it is the fifth time…

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The Mopelia Collection of Fine Atlases and Travel Books at Christie’s

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The Mopelia Collection of Fine Atlases and Travel Books at Christie’s

London – In anticipation of the Antiquarian Book Fair in New York, Christie’s is pleased to showcase highlights from Beyond the Horizon: The Mopelia Collection of Fine Atlases and Travel Books. This is an opportunity for explorers, sailors, distinguished collectors and all those who love global navigation, to view and acquire some of the most valuable maps…

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12 travel essentials to reduce stress before, during, and after trips

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12 travel essentials to reduce stress before, during, and after trips

The wanderlust that has inspired millennials to become supposedly the most important consumer generation for the travel industry isn’t going away any time soon. We aren’t going to tire of delicious foods, new experiences, or wider, deeper world views in the next five years. If anything, it’s becoming easier and more ubiquitous than ever. Gone are the…

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Reader travel tips, Italy: Forget Florence, Venice and visit these tourist-starved cities instead

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Reader travel tips, Italy: Forget Florence, Venice and visit these tourist-starved cities instead

TRAVELLER ASKS What other Italian cities and towns off the beaten track do you love? Let us know and we’ll publish the best letters here. TIP OF THE WEEK NOT THE USUAL SUSPECTS As a regular traveller to Italy, I am always amazed at how many tourists limit their experience of that fascinating country to…

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Travel free to 6 US cities and propose your beloved in the best romantic spots

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Travel free to 6 US cities and propose your beloved in the best romantic spots

If you are pondering to propose your girl any time soon, here is a way to make it a grand affair. You can make it even the most memorable moment of your life if you and your soulmate love travelling. Bingo! Get that dream job that will allow you to do so; travel free to…

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Walmart’s new private-label line of tech accessories and smart travel bags is affordable and surprisingly stylish

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Walmart’s new private-label line of tech accessories and smart travel bags is affordable and surprisingly stylish

If you saw the above photo as an Instagram ad, you’d think it belongs to another trendy online startup selling travel accessories. That’s what I thought after coming across Motile on my phone. Upon further research, however, I learned that Motile is actually an in-house tech and smart travel brand from Walmart that launched in late 2018. In many…

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