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Alright, travel peeps, here are the best travel articles we found this week. This week’s list of the best travel articles of the week is chock full of interesting and great travel stories and content. Don’t miss ’em.
Here at the CBoardingGroup.com we are love to read! We consume a (probably) unhealthy amount of travel articles each week. From the bizarre, the funny, the informative, to just plain interesting, we read it all. And each week we curate a list for our readers of the best of the best. Or at least the most interesting…
Best Travel Articles of the Week – curated for your enjoyment
This week features: Smoking on Planes, Dreamy Hiltons, Damaged Passports, Hotel Pillows, Scary Rides, Weird Food, WW2 books, and more.
“Once upon a time, anyone–from the crew to the captain–could smoke on a plane. And, in a way, those days are back again. Despite laws against it, apparently, lots of people are smoking or, rather vaping, on planes. And they’re getting away with it. Several FlyerTalkers have caught their fellow passengers sneaking a few puffs on flight and even celebrities have been spotted under vapor clouds. That’s apparently because, at least according to The Cut, everyone is vaping on planes.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“Hilton is back with another promotion. When you buy Hilton points, you can receive up to a 100% bonus — “limited packages available” so the opportunity might be gone before the end of the promo. So, start thinking about how you might be able to use a big chunk of Hilton points.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“Why are hotel pillows so comfortable? Many times hotel pillows feel like they were formed by angels who used clouds, rainbows and soft music as the key ingredients. Well, that fabulous hotel sleep you got can be replicated at home with the help of your favorite hotel pillow. In this article we share the 27 Best Hotel Pillows you can buy – including the Marriott Pillow and Hilton Pillow (and many more!).” Read the Rest of the Article.
“This week a former Miss Universe was left stranded in Bali due to her passport suffering water damage. So much so that she was not allowed to travel with it (it did not look THAT bad to me). The story grabbed my attention as I often travel with my passport in my back pocket – but should I do this?” Read the Rest of the Article.
By: Renes Points
“If we had to name one overarching trend in travel right now—especially among millennial travelers—it would be travelers’ desire for amazing experiences. That could mean anything from booking unique activities they’d never do anywhere else (like going on a world-class scenic hike or taking a whiskey distillery tour); choosing a local restaurant gem instead of hitting the typical dining hot spots; or seeking an unforgettable tour of a famed historic site—you know, to get the full effect.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“Dam Sen Park was also home to the scariest amusement park ride I have ever seen anywhere. It was closed during the day of our visit, but looked to be regularly open and in use. To start, let’s look at these advertisement photos surrounding the attraction. Yikes.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“One of the most amazing things about travelling is getting to try really interesting foods from around the world and what we Westerners might consider weird food that you may never see or have even heard of in your own country. Travelling for food is one of the mainstays of the travel blogger world and it is the best part of travelling and we love exploring the unusual and the weird food that we find.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“Hundreds of World War 2 books exist, and while there are endless must-read lists, these are my top World War 2 books. Because I read and review a lot of indie authors, I hope you find a historical WWII book that you have never heard of.” Read the Rest of the Article.
“Hotels.com is offering some crazy good savings for this coming 4th of July holiday. With over 40% (or more) on many hotels on their platform, travelers looking to get out and have a little mini-vacation this 4th could score a great deal.” Read the Rest of the Article.
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