Travel

Airbnb adding hotels, luxury properties to its site

Airbnb has announced that it will expand its selection of travel accommodation options available to customers to include hotels, new housing categories, and a loyalty program. The new plans for the 10-year-old company were announced…


Uber launches Express Pool in more cities

Today, Uber is launching a new spin on its ride-hailing service called Express Pool — a service for passengers who don’t mind commuting with strangers or being picked up and dropped off at specified locations….






Monterey County, California offers a winter escape

Birds fly south for the winter, but Monterey County, California, beckons travelers to head west. The region, with its mild year-round climate, is promoting itself as a “winter getaway for couples,” featuring romantic B&Bs, award-winning wineries,…




Food and music draw travelers to Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee draws visitors from around the world for two things — its Southern cuisine and rich music heritage. On the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis has a claim to being the birthplace of…