<![CDATA[Travel News & Reviews | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:16:44 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:16:44 CST Travel 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com New York-area airports on pace to set records http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97615192.html#storylink=rss Passenger traffic at New York's three major airports plus Atlantic City is on a record-setting pace.

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Lost-luggage problem is getting better, slowly, at airports http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97510507.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:05:17 CDT

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Global travel spending still growing but at a slower pace http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97099737.html#storylink=rss Global travel spending is still growing, although at a slower pace, despite weakening economies and fears over terrorism.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:01:04 CDT By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97099737.html
In motorcycle paradise on the route of enchantment http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095997.html#storylink=rss I based my riding route on a pair of roads that bisect the Chianti region, following the recommendations of motorcycling friends. Both were said to offer the best in curving climbs, bella vistas and access to attractive hill towns.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHARLES FLEMING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095997.html
Wine, food, la dolce vita http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095992.html#storylink=rss It's Italy and it's summer, so the food, accommodations and sightseeing are splendid.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHARLES FLEMING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095992.html
Serious street riding in Italy http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095987.html#storylink=rss A word, please, about Italian drivers. They were weaned on Ferraris, Alfa Romeos and Lamborghinis. They are expert operators, generally, who seem to think every trip to the supermarket is a Formula One event.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHARLES FLEMING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095987.html
Family adventure on Turks and Caicos Islands http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095982.html#storylink=rss Our captain, the avuncular "Marvelous" Marvin Mullings, pilots our boat, the Always Something, away from a squall and toward a quiet beach - quiet, that is until all the other boat captains of Providenciales, the most-visited of the Turks and Caicos Islands, reach the same conclusion and join us, forming a moored flotilla. Marvin is one-part seaman, one-part showman; he encourages us to attend to his safety instructions while gently inebriating us on rum punch. We then snorkel above a school of small, blue and utterly complacent fish, next climb back onboard for our next destination, Half Moon Beach.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ALAN BEHR ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97095982.html
Moto bella: Experience the full beauty and bouquet of Chianti from a motorcycle http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096002.html#storylink=rss There's no bad way to see Italy. I've done parts of the country by train, by rental car and on foot, on multiple trips from Florence, Padua and Rome, and it's never been anything less than terrific.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHARLES FLEMING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096002.html
Knott's Soak City expands to add two new water slides http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096062.html#storylink=rss Knott's Soak City in Buena Park announced last week the addition of two new water slide attractions, including a thrill ride that drops guests through a trapdoor from a tower more than seven stories tall.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By HUGO MARTIN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096062.html
Queen Mary is getting a bow to stern makeover and a club in the boiler room http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096247.html#storylink=rss When Joshua Schwandt stayed at the Queen Mary several years ago, he loved the Art Deco woodwork and the way the Observation Bar oozed an old-timey feel.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ANDREW KHOURI ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096247.html
In the footsteps of the Bronte Sisters http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096322.html#storylink=rss Staring at the horizon, I might have been looking at a vast canvas where the technique of chiaroscuro, the interplay of light and dark, was used to create a specific mood. One minute sunshine dappled the landscape; the next misty rain enveloped it.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By PATTI NICKELL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article97096322.html
American Airlines posts worst on-time rate in June http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article96177237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:45:14 CDT

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Iowa State Fair: the Disneyland of state fairs http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article96111732.html#storylink=rss The Iowa State Fair, which runs through Sunday, was described to me as "our Disneyland. Well, not really ... but it is". It's something people look forward to every year, and it's easy to see why.

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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By SAMANTHA FEUSS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article96111732.html
Surfer heaven: Kauai's north shore http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694487.html#storylink=rss The surf instructor Rick, sitting next to us, points out to vast ocean as we sit in the crystal-clear water, where he's pushing a few beginners into waves.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By LAYLAN CONNELLY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694487.html
Exploring the revived Eau Claire, Wis. http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694492.html#storylink=rss My Wisconsin hometown is easy to miss - the real Eau Claire, that is. Take any of its three I-94 exits, 90 miles east of the Twin Cities, and you'll find gas stations, fast-food joints, chain hotels, a shopping mall. Nothing too memorable.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BILL HAMMOND ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694492.html
Harlem offers lively mix of old and new http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694507.html#storylink=rss Take a walk on 125th Street. Check out the Apollo Theater marquee, the latest exhibit at the Studio Museum, the patio dinner crowd on Lenox Avenue, the high-priced brownstones, the locals of all hues striding past Afrocentric sidewalk stalls while a drum circle grooves across the street.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHRISTOPHER REYNOLDS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694507.html
With dark days behind it, Greenville, S.C., springs to life http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694537.html#storylink=rss A river ran through it. Falls, too. But nobody noticed.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ALAN SOLOMON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694537.html
4-wheel-drive Australian adventure on legendary Gibb River Road http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694547.html#storylink=rss Ten years ago, my travel partner spent some time bumming around Australia in a four-wheel-drive SUV.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ERIC VOHR ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95694547.html
Disneyland plans 6,800-space parking structure and pedestrian bridge http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95695032.html#storylink=rss Parking at the happiest place on Earth should be easier to find in the future.

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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By HUGO MARTIN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95695032.html
48 hours in Bentonville, Ark. http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95579842.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Aug 2016 22:02:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article95579842.html Delta Air Lines’ problems begin to clear at KCI in third day of disruptions http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article94777587.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:30:28 CDT

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Delta flight delays and cancellations continue at KCI http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article94537842.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2016 08:44:01 CDT

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Delta Airlines system disruptions hit KCI passengers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article94371342.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:02:34 CDT

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Allegiant adds nonstop service from KCI to Las Vegas http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article92320007.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:44:50 CDT

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Kansas City International Airport to get a new OneJet private jet service http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article91785662.html#storylink=rss OneJet, a public charter service, says it will enter the Kansas City market in October

Passengers will use seven-passenger jets and security checks at Kansas City International Airport

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KCI air travel up 6 percent through first half of 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article91737497.html#storylink=rss 5.3 million travelers arrived or departed through Kansas City International Airport in the first six months of 2016

The totals were bolstered by a strong June, when total passenger traffic was up 5.3 percent to 1.03 million from June 2015

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Spirits take flight at airport arrival area http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/cindy-hoedel/article89579352.html#storylink=rss Like a scene from “Love Actually,” reunions bring smiles on an evening at KCI

After a troubling week, people from a variety of cultures share a common bond

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Nearly 1 million passengers passed through Kansas City International Airport in May http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article86655502.html#storylink=rss Kansas City International Airport had its fourth-busiest May last month

Nearly 1 million passengers arrived and departed through KCI’s gates

That was an increase of 6.2 percent from May of last year

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Regarding KCI’s future, City Hall ponders a new flight path http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article85755692.html#storylink=rss With election postponed, mayor looks to business community

But corporate leaders are not yet sure of role in influencing public opinion

Interim airport improvements are already planned

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What author and humorist David Sedaris can’t travel without http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article84242397.html#storylink=rss Author David Sedaris goes on twice-yearly 45-city lecture tours

Hotels figure highly in his repeat vacation spots

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