Fascinating photo book documents Pyongyang’s frozen-in-time accommodation options

Poolside bars, revolving restaurants, marbled lobbies and huge indoor swimming pools. These are standard features in posh Western hotels – and, it turns out, in North Korean hotels, too, as a fascinating new book reveals.

Hotels of Pyongyang, by author James Scullin and photographer Nicole Reed, takes readers inside the frozen-in-time, yet surprisingly glamorous, hotels of the hermit country’s capital city.

Extraordinary photos in the tome show how its hotels

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Taste the Adventure in Chef Mary Chamberlin’s Themed Recipe Book

CARMEL, Calif., Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Chef Mary Chamberlin has a taste for adventure that she shares with others in the release of her newest themed recipe book, The Traveling Cook Book. Exploring over 26 different countries with her husband, Captain Roy Chamberlin, she has created 156 pages of culinary delight. The cook book includes delicious discoveries from Argentina, England, France, Greece, Hawaii

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Luxury for less: Five Maldives hotels you can book for under Dh1,000 a night

Having reopened to tourists in July, the Maldives is attempting to lure travellers back to its shores by offering socially distanced stays coupled with cut-price room rates.

Across the archipelago, 223 hotels have reopened, meaning there are now more than 24,000 options available for travellers to book. As coronavirus restrictions ease, people are slowly venturing back to the sun-drenched hot spot with more than 17,000 tourists visiting in the past

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Airlines slashing holiday schedules following mass furloughs, experts advise when to book

Experts say if you’re flying for the holidays booking sooner rather than later would be wise, especially with airlines offering more flexibility than ever.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Congress is facing off tonight over the fate of airlines. President Trump has urged legislators to pass 25 billion dollars for airline payroll support, but house speaker Nancy Pelosi is pushing back. 

All of it could affect your travel plans and your wallet. 

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Hotels of Pyongyang: New book takes readers inside North Korean capital’s colorful accommodations

Hong Kong (CNN) — For many travelers, spending a lot of time in a hotel means you haven’t properly gone out and enjoyed a destination.

For James Scullin, who has visited the Hermit Kingdom eight times, hotels were the highlight of the trip — and one of the only ways to get to know locals in a social setting.

That’s the premise of his new self-published book “Hotels of Pyongyang,”
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How Eagles fans can buy tickets, book travel, lodging for game against Pittsburgh Steelers this Sunday

The Philadelphia Eagles travel to the other side of Pennsylvania to Pittsburgh this Sunday to face the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in NFL Week 5 action.

Their fans can follow along and attend the game.

Eagles fans can buy tickets to the contest at StubHub and book travel to Philadelphia via Trip Advisor, Expedia or Priceline, and lodging via Hotels.com or Choice Hotels.

Heinz Field will allow 5,500 fans

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The Photography Book Taking a Trip Around the World’s Most Charismatic Homes

Moshe Mayer’s striking modernist design for the Hôtel Ivoire in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.Photo courtesy of: Matthieu Salvaing

“With this book, I wanted to tell a story. The story of these incredible homes, their uniqueness, and their identity. Much like how a film brings to light, in certain angles, the soul of a place,” says Salvaing. “For example, with Villa Planchard, it seemed essential to me to showcase the strong

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America’s Top Designers Share Travel Inspiration In New Book

The latest release by luxury book publisher Assouline, Travel by Design compiles the most compelling travel photographs and destination tips of more than 150 top architects and designers in the Design Leadership Network.

With so many restrictions currently imposed on where we travel, this is the inspiration we all need as we dream of future journeys and an engaging addition to your home library.

In

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Lonely Planet Announces 2nd Edition Of Bestselling Ultimate Travel List Book — And U.S. Destinations and Experiences Rank High

NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Twenty-nine of the world’s best travel experiences are in the United States, according to leading global travel authority Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel List released today.  

Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel List is the 2nd edition of the travel powerhouse’s bestselling coffee table book. It’s the definitive wish-list of the 500 most thrilling, memorable and interesting travel experiences in the world –

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Now book IRCTC train ticket in Amazon app, here is how



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Amazon on Wednesday partnered with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to provide their customers with the facility to book reserved train tickets on Amazon. It will be convenient for Android and iOS users to book their tickets using the Amazon App as the IRCTC app is sometimes subject to heavy traffic that causes the site to go down.

Moreover, users booking tickets through Amazon App will also get

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You’ll be able to book Mr and Mrs Smith hotels with IHG points this month



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Last year, we learned that IHG was forming a partnership with Mr and Mrs Smith, a chain of boutique luxury hotels with properties all around the world. When the tie-up was first announced, there were few details available,

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How Giants fans can buy tickets, book travel, lodging for game against Dallas Cowboys this Sunday

The New York Giants travel to Arlington, Texas, this Sunday to face the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in NFL week 5 action.

Their fans can follow along and attend the game — if they dare.

Giants fans can buy tickets to the contest at StubHub and book travel to Dallas via Trip Advisor, Expedia or Priceline, and lodging via Hotels.com or Choice Hotels.

AT&T Stadium will be at 25%

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Williams Sonoma Announces Ina Garten & Friends: A Virtual Book Tour Event Series Featuring Jennifer Garner and Katie Couric | Business Ap

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 14, 2020–

Williams Sonoma, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, announced today the launch of a new virtual event series with Ina Garten to celebrate the launch of Ina’s new cookbook, Modern Comfort Food. At each event, Ina will be joined by one of her favorite celebrity friends as she shares behind-the-scenes stories of filming her award-winning television show, writing her best-selling

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Time to Book Your Holiday Travel

One sure way to keep happy in the holidays is to get deals on your holiday travel expenses. Airfare is by far the most expensive item in our holiday budget. Traveling over the holidays can be as much as 30% higher than other times during the year.



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When Is A Good Time To Book Holiday Flights And Hotels?

Your family is likely starting to shape your holiday travel plans, so you know which days to be off work. Normally, you might have booked your holiday flights and lodging in the summer months. But you might be able to wait a little longer this year to set your travel itinerary for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

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‘ABC Travel Green Book’ aims to redefine Black tourism in a modern way

Wanderluster Martinique Lewis has achieved a holy grail of sorts: She turned her passion for travel into a full-blown career.



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Lewis, who works as a content creator and diversity consultant, noticed a lack of diversity in the travel industry and grew determined to change the status quo. Travel publications and companies

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This New Cocktail Book Takes You Around The World In 600 Recipes

Featuring 610 cocktail recipes from 60 countries and 6 continents, Phaidon’s Spirited: Cocktails from Around the World is the gorgeous new cocktail-making encyclopedia for at-home bartenders and travel lovers.

It’s not easy to find a cocktail book that covers so much territory and history.

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American Express Will Pay You $150 to Book a Vacation

American Express announced this morning a new set of perks for its Platinum Card holders, including a $150 bonus for trips booked this fall.



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Holders of the American Express Platinum Card can now enroll in an Amex offer to score the $150 statement credit if they spend at least $800 on hotel bookings by Dec. 7. Card members can also earn a

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Wigtown Book Festival review: “Sometimes it takes a plague year to appreciate the good things in life”

This year’s Wigtown Book Festival has taken audiences to some very dark places, but it has also been a celebration of life’s beauty and goodness, writes David Robinson

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I don’t know about you, but I’m a complete stranger to the Hindu goddess Durga. She first came into being, Neil MacGregor told the Wigtown Book Festival on Saturday, because the male gods

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Book holiday travel now with $50 off JetBlue flights, $300 off vacations



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Normally, the airlines are in the power position when it comes to holiday travel demand. A systemwide airline fare sale or discount valid for peak holiday flights wouldn’t have happened in the recent past, but in 2020, that’s

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