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Archive: July 22, 2007 - July 28, 2007

Elvis: Dead for 30 Years?!?!?

Just took a run through my e-mail inbox and came across a disturbing reminder that Elvis Presley has been dead for 30 years come this Aug. 16. Thirty years! I remember it as if it were three decades ago, but I'm alarmed that I'm old enough to remember it at...

By John Deiner | July 27, 2007; 10:08 AM ET | Comments (8)

Favorite Hotels -- or Not

Ritz Carlton nudged just ahead of JW Marriott and Four Seasons as the favorite luxury hotel of guests surveyed by JD Powers, an information agency. The 46,634 guests who were questioned also rated their favorite hotels in upscale, midscale, budget and extended stay categories. The just-released 2007 North America Hotel...

By Gary Lee | July 26, 2007; 10:22 AM ET | Comments (12)

MaxJet Feedback, Please

A local reader who bought a ticket to London's Stansted Airport for June says her flight was canceled on the way out, and MaxJet gave her the option of waiting until the next day or taking a Pace Airlines plane rented by MaxJet for this flight. Her return flight also...

By Cindy Loose | July 25, 2007; 11:41 AM ET | Comments (6)

Wishing for WiFi?

Coming back from a weekend on the beach -- this is the 29th summer I've spent time on the Jersey Shore -- I got to thinking about how much has changed since I was a kid. When we got down to the beach in the morning and realized we'd forgotten...

By Anne McDonough | July 24, 2007; 10:04 AM ET | Comments (4)

It's a Wonderful Region: Vote Now

Sure, the Taj Mahal, Machu Picchu and the Roman Colosseum are all well and good, but with all the brouhaha over the "Seven New Wonders of the World," we couldn't help but notice that the U.S. was, um, trounced. Here in the Post Travel section, we believe that our own...

By K.C. Summers | July 23, 2007; 9:55 AM ET | Comments (0)


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