Tag Travel and Vacations

‘I Should Have Known Better’

BY JULIE BESONEN Or perhaps not. We are navigating a new world of travel where planning for the unpredictable, more than ever, is part of the itinerary. Published: May 13, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT Travel Read more: www.nytimes.com

How to Plan a D.I.Y. Alaska Trip

BY ELAINE GLUSAC In a state the size of Texas, California and Montana combined, planning an affordable itinerary can be a challenge, especially with this summer’s lack of cheap cruises. Published: May 12, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT Travel Read…

Heading Home for the Vaccine: One Expat’s Trans-Atlantic Journey

BY ANDREW FERREN With Europe’s vaccine campaign stymied, the Madrid-based author, along with his husband and children, boarded a plane for the U.S. “The act of taking matters into one’s own hands,” he writes, “can feel daunting.” Published: May 11,…

Surviving in Isolation, Where the Steppe Has Turned to Sand

BY MAXIM BABENKO In the Russian republic of Kalmykia, the encroaching desert has transformed the landscape. “Nature,” one farmer said, “is forcing us to leave.” Published: May 10, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT Travel Read more: www.nytimes.com

Roger Federer on His New Gig: Swiss Tourism Spokesman

BY DAVE SEMINARA In his new role, the tennis champion and avowed chocolate lover, shares favorite places to hike, play tennis and eat in his home country. Published: May 8, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT Travel Read more: www.nytimes.com