Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air will introduce new direct service from Boston's Logan International Airport to Copenhagen, Oslo, and London (Gatwick) this May, making it Boston's largest international airline. Norwegian joins other low-cost carriers like WOW Air in targeting Boston as its gateway to Europe. ... read more»
What is it: Merrell Capra Bolt Mid Hiking Boot
Pros: Unlike the vast majority of hiking boots, these are so comfortable from the get-go that they require very little breaking in. They feel light but have enough structure and tread to keep feet totally protected on uneven surfaces. And while they won't pack down small, because they weigh less than most hiking boots, they won't weigh down a suitcase. They're also vegan-friendly but still waterproof.
Cons: These boots seem inspired by the running shoe school of design, with bright colors patterns. So if you're pining for for a subdued earth-tone hiking boot, you'll need to look elsewhere.
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Beginning this May, G Adventures' Yolo and Classic trips to Africa will provide transportation on via a brand-new and fully outfitted Lando—a full steel overland adventure vehicle.
If you've ever been on a safari, you know that not all safaris are created equal. G Adventures has reinvented the way to comfortably tour while still (safely) offering the best views for wildlife spotting. ... read more»
President Obama loosened the rules substantially and you can now travel to Cuba as an individual; you no longer need to be in a group. But the U.S. government maintains some limitations on entry. With rules updating on a constant basis, you'll need to know these eight new things if you want to travel to Cuba in 2016. ... read more»