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The Dirt on Duty-Free

National Geographic Traveler Editor at Large Christopher Elliott is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips. Here’s his latest advice.

The Radar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog on Wednesdays for our Travel Lately roundup.

The Radar: St. Patrick’s Day Beer Guide, Best Airports for Freebies, Improve Your Mandarin Through Song

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The Radar: Brazil Solo Travel Tips, 2011 Travel Highs and Lows, 10 Places to Spend Christmas

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the Web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the Web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

The Perfect Airport

Remember when going to the airport was something special? Well, you may not, but your parents or grandparents might. Mass travel, deregulation, and security clampdowns have turned the airport experience into a real slog, a gauntlet we’re lucky to get through without a pat-down. But every once in a while there are glimmers of what…

The Radar: London 101, TripAdvisor Adds Professional Travel Tips, Solar Powered Airports

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The Radar: Foodie College Towns, Quickest Way to Board a Plane, 8 Must-See Fall Art Shows

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The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

The Radar: The One Airport to Avoid, World’s Free Attractions, Budapest’s Best Baths

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

The Radar: EdgeWalk Toronto’s CN Tower, Surviving LAX, International Etiquette

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The Radar: 10 Thrilling Airports, Iceberg Diving in Newfoundland, How to Travel With Friends

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Always on the lookout for exciting new travel destinations? As the saying goes, often what’s more rewarding is the journey itself—in this case, the flight.  From the low-flying, almost beachcombing landings in St. Maarten to the high-altitude (6,588 ft.) Courchevel Airport in the French Alps, read on to hear more on the world’s 10 Most…

The Radar: Best of Santa Monica, What to Do When Stranded, Hotel Deals for Baseball Fans

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Stay active in Santa Monica this summer: rent a bike, take surf lessons, or explore one of the more than 80 trails in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. [Dabble Mag] The summer travel season has officially begun, which means crowded airports and the occasional flight cancellation. Here are a few tips to deal…

The Radar: American Craft Beer Week, World’s Biggest Model Airport, Rushdie’s Reading List

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American Craft Beer Week kicks off next Monday and for the first time, official events—from tastings to tappings—will be hosted in all 50 states. American Craft Beer Week, now in its sixth year, honors the more than 1,700 small and independent craft brewers in the U.S. [Craft Beer] Watch this video of the world’s largest…