When (and How) to Talk to Your Hotel’s General Manager

Seek out your hotel’s manager as soon as you arrive. Here's why. By Shivani Vora A hotel’s general manager can make your stay at a property that much better, said Bettina Landt, general manager of  The White Elephant in Nantucket, Mass. But Ms. Landt, who has more than 20 years’ experience as a general manager,

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Malta – St. George’s Beach, St. Julian’s Time Lapse Video

Less than a minute's walk from the restaurants, bars and shops of St. Julian's, St. George's beach is one the most accessible in Malta. This is a time lapse video of 24 hours at the beach. Malta has beaches for everyone, from windsurfers to sunbathers. Choose from golden sand, red sand,

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11 Trips You Need to Take as Soon as You Retire

Getty Images/iStockphoto You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning. PATRICIA DOHERTY MARCH 22, 2017 No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end until you drag yourself back to work needing another week off. You are retired— and if you’re reading this, you probably love

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Alternative summer vacation destinations

Ready to summer somewhere new? Pack your sunglasses and your best camera and start working your way through our list of alternative summer destinations. By Stine Gjevnøe Sørensen Skip the crowds this summer and try a road less traveled – and way more interesting. From the world’s highest-altitude capital city to an obscure

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The Difference Between Direct And Nonstop Flights

While you may have thought the two words were interchangeable, there's an important difference between “direct” and “nonstop” flights. To avoid any future confusion, listen up. Nonstop flights take you from one airport to another without stopping. Board the plane, buckle your seatbelt, and the next time you touch ground you

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