Articles for Travel Style

Peach: New Grossly Pink Airline Starts Flying Over Japan

Peach: New Grossly Pink Airline Starts Flying Over Japan April 4, 2012 | Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
Airlines seem to be getting flashier and flashier. And now, apparently, pinker, according to Jaunted. Japan, home to the Ganguro and Harajuku styles, now has a budget airline called, “Peach”, although its signature colors are pink and purple. Yes, the planes are pink and purple. If that doesn’t...

Spanish Restaurant Cooks Food Over Live Volcano

Spanish Restaurant Cooks Food Over Live Volcano March 22, 2012 | Eco-Travel, Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
There’s nothing like grilled chicken right off the volcano. What? You have yet to experience volcano-grilled meat and fish? Well, it’s time for you to hop on the next flight to the Spanish island of Lanzarote and make a bee-line for the restaurant El Diablo. That’s because architect...

Softened Stance on Travel to Burma Leads to Boom in Tourism

Softened Stance on Travel to Burma Leads to Boom in Tourism March 15, 2012 | Culture/History, Travel News | Read More
If you were thinking about heading to Burma during your next vacation, you aren’t the only one. It turns out that everybody and their mom has decided to hop on flights to the country since Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the leader of the democratically elected Burmese government, softened her stance on...

Google Maps Invades the OCEAN

Google Maps Invades the OCEAN March 5, 2012 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
If you’ve been wondering how to get to back to that one spot in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef, you’re in luck. Google Maps has expanded its reach. According to Jaunted, University of Queensland Global Change Institute and Underwater Earth have teamed up with Google to provide photos...

Ultimate Pet-Friendly Hotel: W in Scottsdale, AZ Offers Dog Yoga

Ultimate Pet-Friendly Hotel: W in Scottsdale, AZ Offers Dog Yoga February 29, 2012 | Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
Your dog’s body deserves to remain as limber as yours, right? Or so the managers of the W Hotel in Scottsdale believe, it seems. According to Hotel Chatter, every first Tuesday of the month at 7pm, the courtyard of the hotel fills up with yoga mats and downward-dog-loving doggies. But this monthly...

Best Airline Food Winner: Turkish Airlines

Best Airline Food Winner: Turkish Airlines February 28, 2012 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
While many airlines continue to downgrade food options…and, well, flavor, Turkish Airlines has decided to move in the other direction. Meals on a Turkish Airlines flight can include such delectable items as stuffed eggplant and walnut pear tart. Plus, they offer tasty Kosher, vegetarian, and seafood...

Recipe: Spicy Mango Chicken Curry (easy!)

Recipe: Spicy Mango Chicken Curry (easy!) February 24, 2012 | Food Lovers | Read More
This Thai-style curry couldn’t get much easier…or more delicious. Mango compliments rich coconut milk and spicy curry paste perfectly, creating a fancy-tasting weeknight dish that’s way better than take-out. Enjoy with Basmati or brown rice. Adapted from AllRecipes.com Image: arsheffield/Flickr Ingredients: 2...

What to Pack: A Night Out in San Francisco

What to Pack: A Night Out in San Francisco February 17, 2012 | What to Pack | Read More
San Francisco’s notoriously cold fog seeps into the city most nights, making more skimpy going-out attire impractical. You’ll fit in perfectly with the artsy local scene with this edgy outfit – while still managing to still stay warm. MICHAEL Michael Kors polka dot blouse, $268 Diesel...

What to Pack: Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya

What to Pack: Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya February 17, 2012 | Travel Style, What to Pack | Read More
Giraffe Manor in Nairobi has been on our travel bucket list since we first saw pictures of the boutique hotel. Located in a stunning 1930s manor house, the hotel grounds are home to a herd of adorable (and curious) Rothschild Giraffes. A fantasy trip deserves a fantasy wardrobe, no? T by Alexander Wang...

Gear for the Adventurous Traveler – Osprey’s Shuttle 32 and Stratos 24 Pack

Gear for the Adventurous Traveler – Osprey’s Shuttle 32 and Stratos 24 Pack February 15, 2012 | Active/Outdoors, Gear Guide | Read More
There’s a classic gear problem for the adventurous traveler: You’re an active type who relishes the opportunity to hike, trail run, scramble, mountain bike and generally play hard on your upcoming trip. But, you’ve also got camera equipment, your iPad/iPhone, a neck pillow, a giant bag of peanut...