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How To Pack Like A Pro For A Long-Term Trip

BY JERRY ALONZO LEON Planning for a long-term trip is never easy, especially when it comes to packing. I’ve done a couple of long-term trips (three months in Europe and six-and-a-half months in South America) and I can tell you from experience that packing for a trip, whether it’s for a year, several months or […]

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Limited-Edition Year Of The Monkey Notebooks By Shanghai Tang x Moleskine

BY TEAM JST An avid traveler always carries a Moleskine to scribble down every colorful adventure or pensive musings from the road. If you’re a diehard fan of these Italy-designed notebooks like we are, then you’ll be just as excited for the latest limited-edition collab between Moleskine and chic Chinese clothing company, Shanghai Tang. SEE ALSO: Keep […]

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5 Upgrade Hacks To First Class

BY WENDY HUNG Spending a fortune on first class tickets may be how some people travel. Getting upgraded to first class, however, is an easier task than you imagined. Here are a few ways to get bottomless champagne, bigger seats, and way better plane food. SEE ALSO: Inside This Dreamliner’s First Class Upgrade 1. Be a part of the […]

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Backstage With MONO: Japan’s Most Passionate Band

BY EVAN MOLINEUX, MICHAEL SWIFT Chris Mølina Takaakira Goto is a man that loves his job. Lead guitarist and main composer of Japanese band Mono, he has had a long and successful international career making music and touring the world and from the sound of it, he doesn’t intend to slow down. On the band’s […]

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What Happened To The Pregnant Woman Who Gave Birth On A Plane?

BY TEAM JST Taking “baby on board” to a whole new level! On Tuesday, a woman went into labor and gave birth to her child on a Southwest Airlines flight from San Francisco International Airport to Phoenix, Arizona. Shortly after the plane took off from San Francisco, the woman went into delivery with the help […]

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Mantra Of The Day: “Eat Well And Travel Often”

BY LIZZY MONROE For me, food is an integral part of experiencing a foreign culture. I couldn’t have left Berlin without trying Mustafa’s famous Gemüse Kebap (even at the cost of a 45-minute wait in the snow) and my trip to Istanbul wouldn’t have been the same without sampling countless flavors of Turkish delights and Baklavas. […]

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Multi-City and Multi-Property Bookings At Once! The Ascott Limited Launches New Mobile Booking App

The Ascott has launched new web and mobile booking features to enhance guests’ search and reservation experience. Guests can now better navigate Ascott’s properties worldwide through user-friendly search functions, filters and reservation options. Tony Soh, Ascott, chief corporate officer, said: “Ascott strives to provide guests a memorable experience at every touch point, right from when […]

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