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It's not hyperbole to say that London is home to many of the world's best museums. Venues such as the British Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, Science Museum and Design Museum can justly lay claim to being the best in their field (and most of them are free too). But with so many world-famous museums dominating the itineraries...

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Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Friday the government has opened a price-gouging investigation involving five airlines that allegedly raised airfares in the Northeast after a deadly Amtrak crash in Philadelphia in May disrupted rail service. The Transportation Department released letters to five airlines -- Delta, American, United, Southwest and JetBlue -- seeking information on Friday. "The idea that any...

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Forget about swim-up bars and elegant infinity pools. Today’s coolest hotel pools flaunt jaw-dropping, quirky amenities like sharks on the other side of a glass wall or the image of Andy Warhol’s face on the floor below. Forget about those old kidney shapes, too. These days a pool may be saucer-shaped, or a glass cube.  Tired of the same-old...

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If you’re the parent to a child with special needs (like me) travel takes on a whole different dimension. My seven-year-old daughter Jo Jo has Down Syndrome, and little things most other families take for granted — like a daytime stroll to the beach from the hotel — can be a major challenge. On a recent trip to Florida,...

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We've all tried it. We've all sauntered up to the hotel front desk, knowing full well our reservation was for the standard suite, but brimming with confidence that we would soon be talking our way into the penthouse. And, in short order, we've all been shot down.  It's a tricky game, wiggling your way into a free room upgrade, and...

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The Woods  family had flown 24 hours to London from Australia, but they weren't planning to ride the famous London Eye, see a West End play or even check out the Crown Jewels. In fact, they'd come for just one reason -- the  Warner Bros. Studio Tour London -- The Making of  Harry Potter, 20 miles north of  London...

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A Florida lawmaker wants to put a cap on how much travelers pay for checking bags on their flights. On Wednesday, Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.) and Chair of the House Transportation Oversight Subcommittee introduced the Baggage Fee Fairness Act of 2015 , which suggests a $4.50 cap. While the bill doesn’t specifically state the $4.50 figure, it mandates that...

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Six Flags has become the latest amusement park to ban selfie sticks at all of its locations. The park first made the announcement via email to annual park passholders Wednesday, obtained by Theme Park Insider: “Nothing is more important to us than your safety. After careful review we've decided to prohibit selfie sticks, monopods, and similar devices at all...

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ROME –  Popes and royals resided there in glorious splendor. An emperor dreamed in vain of doing so, too. Nowadays presidents live there. The Quirinal Palace, crowning one of Rome's ancient hills, is a storied gem whose architectural marvels, elegant gardens and fascinating history — four conclaves to elect pontiffs were held there in the 19th century — have...

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An unruly Russian airline passenger was punched, kicked and hogtied by fellow passengers after getting drunk and abusive on a flight from Hong Kong. After the Siberian Airlines flight took off on its way to Vladivostok in Russia, the passenger reportedly behaved inappropriately, threatening and insulting the flight attendants, according to RIA Vostok Media.  Video posted on YouTube shows...

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