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May 21, 2019 - Venture Beat

Airbnb teams up with 23andMe to recommend heritage travel destinations - by Kyle Wiggers

Ever heard of heritage travel? It’s when folks pilgrimage to uncover family histories in their forebears’ home cities, towns, and countries. Many travelers in Australia, India, the U.K., and Brazil say that visiting a place connected with their relatives will be the most important consideration when planning their next vacation.

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May 21, 2019 - CNN Travel

Lonely Planet names top summer destinations in Europe - by Jack Guy
If the road to overtourism is paved with Travel guide books, then venerable publisher Lonely Planet can give itself a pat on the backpack for trying to steer vacationers off the beaten track. Announcing the 2019 iteration of its annual top European summer destinations list, LP has chosen a handful of lesser known places to accompany more classic getaways.
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May 17, 2019 - Earth Island

A Sense of ‘Flight Shame’ May be Changing Travel Habits - by Andy Rowell

In Europe, as a surge in climate activism and awareness, fueled by the daily dose of alarming climate science, is forcing people to change their travel habits to reduce their own carbon footprint by abandoning air travel.

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May 3, 2019 - The Guardian

Therapy dogs bound into Aberdeen airport to alleviate stress - by Libby Brooks

Canine Concern Scotland introduced the very first dog team bound to Aberdeen airport, UK to support anxious passengers.

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April 8, 2019 - CNN Travel

The best European sleeper trains - by Francesca Street
As the train pulls out of the station, you slowly drift off to sleep. Several hours later, you wake up in another country, exciting new scenes speeding past the windows. Welcome on board the sleeper train service.
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