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A playlist of over 1000 travel guide audiocasts offering insights on travel.

A library of 455 published travel articles exploring a range of destinations, cruise, and travel perspectives.

A growing selection of 12066 travel press releases issued by travel associations and suppliers around the world.

An expanding gallery of Gigapixel panoramas of great cities and landscapes around the world.

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Our Interactive Album of Gigapixel Panoramas

Recognizing the unprecedented possibilities to capture, archive, and display urban environments in a whole new way, photographers around the world are shooting high resolution panoramas of the cities they love. Clicon the image above to get a global listing of city vistas captured with gigapixel images. 

Each week, The Traveler's Journal recognizes the best of these amazing images with a GIGGY. 

This week's featured GIGGY:

Montreal Dinner en Blanc 8/14/14 3 360’s with sound   

 

Or scroll through our gallery of Past GIGGY selections

 

Featured Travel Articles (455 Online)

The Traveler's Journal travel articles are written and hosted by David Bear, travel editor emeritus of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. These columns and articles have appeared in newspapers across North America. You can access these travel articles by scrolling our lists or using the search feature. 

Riding a River of Time
08-03-2014

Rafting the Colorado River Through Grand Canyon National Park WITH TWO-MIN SLIDESHOW

Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village
06-25-2014

 "America's Greatest History Attraction," ranks as the nation's largest indoor-outdoor museum

TAXING CARIBBEAN FAREWELLS
01-21-2014

No one rule applies to all Caribbean islands when it comes to entry and exit requirements

In Toronto, the arts scene shines
11-25-2013

Canada's largest city is a far more sophisticated place than the recent behavior of its mayor might lead you to believe

In the cradle of industry
10-23-2013

The birthplace of the modern metals industry is a now placid, tree-draped valley along the Severn River, 100 miles upstream from Bristol.

Rome in a Day
10-16-2013

One of the best ways to explore an unfamiliar city is in the company of a knowledgeable someone who lives there.

Visit to the 41st Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
09-23-2013

Starting October 9, hundreds of hot air balloons will fill the skies of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Here's a preview with a Special video presentation

Winging it: Soaring on a glider plane gives a bird's-eye view and experience
09-19-2013

The uplands of Central Pennsylvania have become a mecca for glider pilots

Three Great Houses unveil hidden England
08-28-2013

England boasts dozens of "Great Houses," established by history's wealthy and powerful and sustained by their heirs

Crossing Alder Creek
08-05-2013

Hikers encounter nature's force in West Virginia's Dolly Sods 

Door-way to Cape Cod of the Midwest
07-25-2013

Peninsula in Lake Michigan makes lovely summer retreat

Taking orchids to Jan Mayen on the MS Hanseatic
07-20-2013

An Arctic expeditionary adventure cruising the sea of the midnight sun

Bridge walk over the gorge
07-18-2013

We now can stroll over New River Gorge 

The melting pot of Malta
07-15-2013

Rich history has given this Mediterranean island an eclectic flavor

King Biscuit Blues Festival
07-14-2013

Kicking out the blues in Helena, Arkansas

We come to Bury St. Edmunds ... and to praise it
07-10-2013

Cambridge is the quintessential university town, but many other attractions await visitors to the surrounding English countryside

Mex appeal
06-02-2013

Train ride through Copper Canyon provides 'Chepe' thrills

The magic of music in Nashville
08-26-2012

For more than a century music has flowed to Nashville like rivers to the sea.

A Song Is Born in Nashville
08-26-2012

So what do you tune your heartstrings to? SPECIAL AUDIO BONUS!!! 

We tackle Big Cedar Resort and the Bass Pro Shops
06-12-2011

Fair evaluations of a destination are difficult when the conditions are extreme.

Watching our son shine in Santa Monica
03-31-2011

Although my evidence is personal, I suspect parental curiosity motivates many journeys

Naming Mount Obama - An Antiguan Adoration
08-23-2009

It is always a notable event when a politician from one nation is moved to confer such a tangible honor on a living politician from another country. Special slideshow from this event.

Antigua, Barbuda brim with enchantment
08-23-2009

The beach is only the beginning.

 

 

 

Featured Travel Releases

Driving Route 80 from New York to San Francisco

12-30-2013

A Holiday Excursion on the Australia's Grand Pacific Drive

11-21-2013

Vacation in North Wales

08-15-2013

In search of Pura Vida

07-13-2013


Recent Travel Releases (12066 Online)

Hotels, airlines, cruise companies, travel agencies, tour operators, adventure travel outfitters, local visitor and convention bureaus, state and national tourism offices all regularly release press information meant to promote themselves to the traveling public. You will find updates about big changes, travel guidebooks, travel books, travel events, travel tips, exotic trips, and everyday bargains. It is indeed news you can use. You can access these travel press releases by scrolling our lists or using the search feature.

McKenzie News Service - news releases on nationwide events

09-18-2014

17th Annual Sacramento Arts Festival Showcases America's Best Art & Craft

09-17-2014

Special Touches Make Visitors Feel Welcome at Bar Harbor's Bluenose Inn

09-15-2014

ONE&ONLY PALMILLA LAUNCHES EXCLUSIVE CRUISES ABOARD NEW 90-FOOT CATARI YACHT

09-12-2014

CASTIGLION DEL BOSCO INTRODUCES ITS NEWEST LUXE RESTORED FARMHOUSE - VILLA ODDI

09-12-2014

There's still time to plan a last-minute fall getaway to Bar Harbor

09-11-2014

The Spas at Four Seasons Resorts Bali Introduce Masters in Residence Program

09-09-2014

Fall Women's Weekend at Maine Huts & Trails

09-06-2014

ABRACADABRA!

09-04-2014

Event Press Releases - McKenzie News Service - 9/2/2014

09-02-2014

Unique Inns: New Horizons

08-28-2014

New Mountain Bike Trail, Guided Paddling Package at Maine Huts & Trails

08-27-2014

The Pierre New York Reveals Diwali Festivities

08-25-2014

Vietnam’s Highlights in 12 Days—Only $1,899

08-25-2014

44th Annual Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest , Weekends, September 13th - October 25th

08-25-2014

149th Scottish Highland Gathering & Games, August 30 & 31, Pleasanton, CA

08-22-2014

Helicopter Air Show Plans Unveiled at American Helicopter Museum in Philadelphia

08-21-2014

Visitors getting true taste of Gettysburg, Pa.

08-21-2014

Holiday in Paris from $1,269 with Air

08-20-2014

Safari and Wine Tour: The Two Splendors of South Africa

08-20-2014

Las Alamandas Introduces Guest Program to protect baby Sea Turtles

08-12-2014

The Stars Come Out in Downeast Maine

08-08-2014

San Francisco Fringe Festival Brings Stunning, Surprising Indie Theater

08-08-2014

CELEBRATE WORLD LION DAY, AUGUST 10TH AT FOUR SEASONS SAFARI LODGE, SERENGETI

08-07-2014

Help Save the Carrie Deer Restoration - Iconic Urban Art - Rankin, PA, August 16th

08-07-2014

FOUR SEASONS RESORT BALI AT JIMBARAN BAY

08-05-2014

TourCrafters’ Europe Deals for Fall Include Air Fare

08-04-2014

COMPAGNIE DU PONANT ANNOUNCES ANTARCTIC AND SOUTH AMERICA CRUISES

07-31-2014

A BUCKET-LIST TRIP: CHINA FOR $999

07-30-2014

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Goes All Out

07-30-2014

Loudonville Looks Great For Turning 200 Years Old!

07-30-2014

Unique Inns Summer Specials

07-30-2014

Discover the Specialties of the German Regions in the New German Food Tour, Berlin

07-28-2014

45th Annual “A Fair in the Park” Set for September 5th-7th, Pittsburgh, PA

07-25-2014

FOURTH EDITION OF MUNICH AIRPORT’S SPECTACULAR SURFING EVENT KICKS OFF ON JULY 30

07-24-2014

Jewish Heritage Tour Takes in Highlights of Southern India

07-23-2014

FOUR SEASONS COSTA RICA CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH THREE WONDERS

07-21-2014

FOUR SEASONS COSTA RICA INITIATES NOCTURNAL JUNGLE GOLF UNDER THE MILKY WAY

07-21-2014

Spend the Holidays in Italy for $1,265 Including Air

07-17-2014

“ANALYTICAL CARPENTRY: TIMBER IS ALIVE”

07-17-2014

Brandywine River Museum of Art - Charles Burchfield Exhibition and Educational Programs, 8/23- 11/16

07-16-2014

THE 2014 SURFING CHAMPIONS TROPHY LINE-UP

07-16-2014

Yummy Tummy News From Wales

07-15-2014

‘World’s most luxurious surfing event’

07-14-2014

Top 5 reasons to visit Gettysburg, Pa., this fall

07-11-2014

41st Annual Waterfront Art Festival, July 26th & 27th, Canandaigua, NY

07-11-2014

What are the little secrets your airline keeps?

07-10-2014

NEW YORK'S HIGH LINE HOTEL LAUNCHES CHAMPAGNE CHARLIE'S

07-10-2014

Berkshire Choral Festival

07-10-2014

North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival Set for Marion, NC

07-08-2014

Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival - Port Angeles, WA

07-08-2014

KO OLINA RESORT: ON OAHU

07-07-2014

PASSAGE TO AFRICA GOES ASIAN

07-07-2014

The World’s Best Whale Shark Encounters

07-07-2014

Midsummer Mozart Festival Continues in Bay Area

07-07-2014

Serengeti Lion Project Wildlife Photography Exhibition August 1-31

07-02-2014

CELEBRATE SUMMER IN LONDON

07-01-2014

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES PROVIDES DISCOUNTS TO MILITARY PERSONNEL

07-01-2014

AUSTRALIA'S NEW ULTRA-LUXURY RESORT

07-01-2014

I've lost my Pre-check status and I can't get it back!

07-01-2014

TourCrafters’ Rome & Florence Special Includes Air--from $1,259

06-30-2014

Screaming babies on a plane!

06-30-2014

Unique Inns - Delightful Destinations

06-28-2014

Cape Town: A Hiker’s Dream Come True? A Foodie’s Dream Come True?

06-28-2014

3,000 Years of Jewish India in 14 Days

06-26-2014

SIMPLIFYING TRAVEL FROM JERUSALEM TO TEL AVIV'S BEACHES

06-26-2014

La Riserva Montebello in Italy, in the magic atmosphere of Tuscia

06-25-2014

QuoteWright's Guide to Travel Insurance

06-25-2014

Israel Announces Jerusalem Season of Culture Summer 2014

06-25-2014

Renaissance City:

06-25-2014

Has JetBlue lost its heart?

06-24-2014

150th Anniversary of Middletown and Frederick Ransom Commemorations Planned For July

06-24-2014

Loved to death in Paris

06-23-2014

China’s Highlights in 12 Days--Only $1,599

06-23-2014

Four Seasons Resort Langkawi Offers Extraordinary Eco-Experiences

06-20-2014

Beaver Island Music Festival

06-20-2014

EXPERIENCE FOUR SEASONS MALDIVES NEW ‘EXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCES’

06-19-2014

Celebrate “National Martini Day”

06-18-2014

Africa News: SDA Collected Tidbits

06-18-2014

New England & Canada: Mother Nature Works Her Magic

06-18-2014

Gettysburg re-enactment marks 151st Anniversary

06-17-2014

$2,500 Savings on Luxury Florence Package

06-17-2014

Newport Restoration Foundation Hosts Gospel & Jazz Programs at Doris Duke's Newport Home

06-16-2014

BOOMSDAY COMING AUG 30!

06-13-2014

Cairns, Australia – Adventurous by Nature

06-12-2014

9th Annual Wedgwood Art Festival, July 12-13

06-11-2014

Celebrate 55 Years of Family Fun at the Kitsap Arts & Crafts Festival

06-11-2014

Crystal Cruises - New England & Canada Splendors

06-10-2014

Travel insurance and Supplier Default Coverage

06-10-2014

Bar Harbor Fourth of July Celebration

06-05-2014