This Week in Travel – January 28, 2011

India is Emerging as an International Sports Powerhouse.  It’s not just Cricket anymore.

Tim Leffel Provides Tips for Packing Light.  The article gives some great pointers on packing everything you need for a two week trip into one carry-on bag.

Scuba Diving with Manta Rays in the Maldives.  Great article on one of the world’s top diving spots.

Caribbean Solitude For a Song.  The New York Times’ Frugal Traveler finds isolated beaches in the Dominican Republic, far away from the package tour crowd.

British Airway’s London City Flight. The Cranky Flier checks out this unique business-class only flight, which leaves from a small airport in London’s financial district, stops in Ireland for US customs preclearance, and then jets you to New York in style.

Who’d Be a Hotel Owner? A hotel owner in the UK has some sour grapes about TripAdvisor reviews.

Kitten Freezes in Airline Cargo Hold.  Probably would have cost the same to just fly with Snickers as a carryon.  Just sayin’.

Grand Piano Stranded on Miami sandbar.  I love it.  Very dada.

Bogota Street Art.  We have some very creative taggers down there.

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One Response to This Week in Travel – January 28, 2011

  1. Thanks for including my post!

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