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Wednesday, September 14
The Hedonist: Mykonos
The party capital of the Cyclades, this Greek island is a hedonistic hotspot... The Independent

Eating, drinking, shopping in Old Montreal
Old Montreal lures visitors with narrow stone streets and luminous facades, behind which are art galleries, bars, restaurants, intimate hotels and unique boutiques...Seattle Times

England's Wild Style 
Explore England's quirky traditions... Conde Nast Traveler

The ultimate guide to St Petersburg
The pick of the city's best hotels, restaurants, bars, shops and attractions... Telegraph (London)

Tours and Activities
For a Wis. cheese tour, let your taste buds plan
Only at an airport in Wisconsin can the phrase "half my bag is cheese" attract nothing more than a shrug... Yahoo Travel News

Brew up fun at lesser known Oktoberfests
Oktoberfest, that annual rite of raising steins of free beer amidst lederhosen-clad lads and dirndl-garbed misses in Munich, starts Saturday and runs through Oct. 3... USA Today

Cambodia: Scholar-led tours of Angkor temples
The ancient temple complex in Angkor, Cambodia, represents remnants of the Khmer Empire from the 9th to 15th century... LA Times

Fall cruise lineup runs from baseball to bikers
Here's a sample of theme cruises, offered by cruise lines or tour operators, that will bring kindred spirits together on the high seas this fall... Chicago Tribune

Portland's new pier for cruise ships opens
The new pier for large cruise ships at the Portland Ocean Gateway is open... Houston Chronicle

Names announced for Norwegian's new ships
Norwegian and USA TODAY readers name new ships Breakaway and Getaway... USA Today

Bill to avert another FAA shutdown passes House
The House on Tuesday approved a stopgap bill intended to avoid a shutdown of federal highway and aviation programs, with Senate action expected later this week...Yahoo Travel News

New airport security policy for kids unveiled
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says a new pat-down policy for children under 12 will be rolled out in the coming months... USA Today

Google debuts new flight search service
Google's long delayed flight search is finally taking off...LA Times

With Fees Here to Stay, Trying to Crack the Code
Airlines say they want to provide as much transparency as possible for their fees, but there is no standard for classifying and selling their for-fee services... New York Times

7 resorts that celebrities love
Like most vacationers seeking a luxury getaway, celebrities look for a fabulous location, impeccable service and posh accommodations... CNN

USA's Top 10 dog-friendly hotels
Hotel review giant TripAdvisor compiled a list of the Top 10 most pet-friendly hotels by crunching its 2011 review data... USA Today

Disney World to get $360 million Four Seasons hotel
Four Seasons announced on Tuesday that it has the financing, and that the developer will break ground in December... USA Today

Other and Odd
Disabled Travel Guide
Find tips for navigating the ins and outs of accessible travel in our practical guide for disabled

Five credit cards every traveler should consider
Before you travel, make sure your credit card will help you make the most of your trip... CNN

Three TSA agents arrested over interstate drug ring
Three Transportation Security Administration employees, a police officer and a state trooper were among 20 people arrested and accused of running an interstate prescription drug ring... [Back to Press Releases Main]