Azores

 This summer, for the first time ever, SATA Airlines will offer daily flights from Boston to Portugal. This new schedule will allow SATA passengers to connect from other U.S. destinations in Boston. From June until September, SATA Airlines will expand its weekly service to the Azores to a seven times a week flight from Boston Logan [...]

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Now you can get a free day with select Eurail passes! Details: Rail Europe Inc. is offering a free extra travel day with the purchase of the Eurail France-Italy Pass, Eurail Italy-Spain Pass, Eurail France-Spain Pass and Eurail Italy Pass, allowing travelers to further explore the popular destinations of France, Italy and Spain. * Booking [...]

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Visit California Takes Over YouTube for 24 Hours

by Max Hartshorne on February 25, 2014

In a first-of-its-kind global campaign in four countries, Visit California will take over YouTube with “24 Hours. 24 Dreams” – a collection of videos focused on inspiring and celebrating Californians who have made their dreamspossible in the Golden State. The YouTube takeover will start at midnight PST on Feb. 28 in the U.S., with a [...]

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Historical Casinos to Visit in Monte Carlo

by Max Hartshorne February 21, 2014
Monte Carlo

A few years ago, GoNOMAD published a story with a particularly apt headline: Monaco for the Average Joe. In the story Jennifer Wattam Klit outlined how even the less affluent would find fun and not break the bank on a trip to Monte Carlo. Monte-Carlo Casino Even if you have champagne dreams on a soda [...]

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Translocating 100 Rhinos to Safety in Botswana

by Max Hartshorne January 28, 2014

With rhino poaching at an all-time high in South Africa, two of Africa’s leading conservation companies, Great Plains Conservation and &Beyond, have joined forces to safely translocate up to 100 rhino from South Africa to the safe haven of Botswana. “There is a battle for Africa’s wildlife raging as we speak. Rhinos are being poached at [...]

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Eva Air Among the World’s 10 Safest Airlines

by Max Hartshorne January 15, 2014
Eva Air Boeing 777 ER

Industry Experts Rank EVA Among World’s 10 Safest Airlines AirlineRatings.com uses strict criteria to make assessments Taiwan-based EVA Air has been ranked as one of world’s 10 safest airlines by website AirlineRatings.com. Others among the top 10, in alphabetical order, are: Air New Zealand, All Nippon Airways, Cathay Pacific Airways, Emirates Airlines, Etihad Airways, Royal [...]

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The Top Ten Travel Stories of 2013 Published on GoNOMAD

by Max Hartshorne January 10, 2014

SOUTH DEERFIELD, MA—The best of the year’s travel stories have been selected again this year by Max Hartshorne, editor of the travel website, GoNOMAD.com.  “Every year we publish at least 300 stories, he said, “These ten have been carefully chosen to represent what we think is the very best in travel writing, from all sorts [...]

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