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  • On safari in Kenya, safe from Ebola and reveling in nature's splendor

    On safari in Kenya, safe from Ebola and reveling in nature's splendor
    As we drove away from our luxurious tented camp and turned toward the river, we spied yet another creature — in a trip that had been full of them — that took our breath away: a 25-foot crocodile. Our guide guessed the dozing reptilian...
  • Carnival launches first fast wireless network for cruise ships

    Carnival launches first fast wireless network for cruise ships
    Carnival said on Monday it is outfitting its cruise ships with a hybrid wireless network that will provide guests more reliable and faster connectivity at sea, one of the trickiest places on earth to obtain Internet access. The Wi-Fi service, a $10...
  • City to welcome traveling veterans' memorial

    City to welcome traveling veterans' memorial
    In honor of Veterans Day, Hallandale Beach will welcome the American Veterans Traveling Tribute's replica Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The memorial will be in town for four days, Nov. 8-11, at the Mardi Gras Casino, 831 N. Federal Highway. The 108-foot-...
  • Ebola causing air travelers to wash hands, not cancel trips, poll says

    Ebola causing air travelers to wash hands, not cancel trips, poll says
    A new poll finds that while air travelers aren't canceling plans from fear of contracting Ebola, 40 percent said they are taking extra precautions while flying, such as washing hands more frequently and using hand sanitizer. Previous polls suggested...
  • Traveling Holocaust exhibit opens

    Traveling Holocaust exhibit opens
    More than 100 people attended the Oct. 29 opening reception of The Historical Society of Palm Beach County's special traveling exhibition, "The Courage to Remember: The Holocaust 1933-1945," in the Historic Courtroom of the 1916 Courthouse in West Palm...
  • Travel is broadening

    Travel is broadening
    Travel is broadening, so I'll be spending the next week or so expanding my horizons on a reporting trip. Posting on the Economy Hub will be sporadic at best through next Sunday. Feel free to catch up in the meantime by visiting the archives.  Keep up to...
  • From fascinating historical details of London to the nitty-gritty of Disney World, travel books have it

    From fascinating historical details of London to the nitty-gritty of Disney World, travel books have it
    "National Geographic London Book of Lists: The City's Best, Worst, Oldest, Greatest, & Quirkiest" National Geographic, $19.95 London is endlessly fascinating, a city so iconic that even if people have never been there, they recognize its landmarks....
  • Homeland Security tightens screening of foreign air travelers

    Homeland Security tightens screening of foreign air travelers
    Concerned that Europeans who joined Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria might try to launch terrorist attacks in the West, Homeland Security officials boosted screening Monday of people traveling to the United States on Western passports. Officials will...
  • WOW Air pushing cheap fares from BWI to Europe for launch of new routes

    WOW Air pushing cheap fares from BWI to Europe for launch of new routes
    There's a deal out there to fly from Baltimore to London for $99. No kidding. Icelandic airline WOW Air is pushing some major deals as part of the low-cost carrier's introduction of new routes starting next summer between BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport...
  • Charlie Crist in Broward on final day, preceded by Rick Scott's No. 2

    Charlie Crist in Broward on final day, preceded by Rick Scott's No. 2
    Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist are in a dead heat on the last full day of the campaign for governor. Scott spent Monday touring Central Florida with two of his party’s potential 2016 presidential candidates,...
  • Opera soloist discusses motherhood on the road

    Opera soloist discusses motherhood on the road
    When Kelly Kaduce steps on the Florida Grand Opera stage this November, she will portray a Japanese geisha named Cio-Cio-San who falls in love with an American soldier during the performance of Madama Butterfly. But, when the stage lights go out and the...