Travel

The travel bug you really don’t want to catch

The travel bug you really don’t want to catch

SYDNEY — Smallpox, syphilis, plague, cholera – some of the planet’s most notorious scourges dramatically expanded their reach thanks to unsuspecting travellers. With a record 3...

Two must-visit places in Montreal

Visitors to the Petite-Patrie neighbourhood northwest of Montreal’s city centre previously had little reason to venture beyond the Marche Jean-Talon, a popular food market...

Feast as you go

Feast as you go

NEW YORK — Where should your appetite take you in 2017? The temptations to travel abound, from festivals honouring crowd-pleasing foods to those that celebrate downright quirky...

Gallery: New York in One Day

New York in One Day

NEW YORK — No one visits New York to relax. That is like going sunbathing in Helsinki during the winter solstice, or saying you want to order bak chor mee without the “bak”.

Stay home this Chinese New Year

Stay home this Chinese New Year

SINGAPORE — In what seems like a most unusual move for an airline, Jetstar is encouraging Singaporean families to amend their travel plans for Chinese New Year, and to stay home...