Daily Archives: November 8, 2011

New fee on travelers arriving from Canada or Mexico

Travelers arriving in the U.S. from Canada and some other countries will start paying a $5.50 tax when they come by plane and ship, a consequence of a trade deal. Legislation signed by President Obama recently eliminated a tax exemption … Continue reading

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The New New List for Travel – NYTimes.com

Curaçao Is the New Belize A year into independence from the Netherlands, the Caribbean island Curaçao is polishing up its eco cred. The new prime minister, Gerrit Schotte, 37, has put top priority on clean energy, protecting the country’s more … Continue reading

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Photo tour: Royal Caribbean’s private beach destination, Labadee – USATODAY.com

Royal Caribbean’s private beach destination in Haiti, Labadee, has received a major makeover the past few years to accommodate the line’s new generation of larger ships. What’s new at the resort, and what’s it like these days to visit it? … Continue reading

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How to Save Money on Train Trips in Italy – NYTimes.com

Taking a train has always been one of the most economical, and easiest, ways to travel around Italy. And thanks to promotions from Italy’s main train operator, Trenitalia, taking the train just got even cheaper. Here is a selection of … Continue reading

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