Monday, March 24, 2008
THE BEST NEW THRILLS
Seven new adventures—from the Grand Canyon Skywalk to the Singapore Flyer—are sure to deliver a rush, but you might not want to look down.
Watch as our writer rolls down a slope inside a transparent ball. Turn up your computer's volume to hear the screaming.
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Ever look out an airplane window and see an extraordinary landscape? Well, here are aerial photographs to show you what you saw when you flew over our fair land. Google Earth can't compete with this slide show.
For Budget Travel
's 10th anniversary issue, we asked readers to submit their all-time best travel photographs for our cover image. The response was incredible—nearly 1,500 of you sent in pictures documenting trips all over the globe. Now we need your help selecting the shot that will grace our June cover. You have until Tuesday, March 25, to vote. Come summer, your favorite image might be on the newsstands!
FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
On April 1, JetBlue will start offering seats with 38 inches of legroom, which is four inches more than the standard amount of legroom on JetBlue's largest planes. Fees will be between $10 and $20 each way and must be paid when you book your ticket.
THE REAL DEALS
Discover the many different facets of this coastal country as you drive from Cape Town through the Cape wine region and the scenic Garden Route to the Amakhala Game Reserve.
why it's a deal
A land and sea package that starts in the heart of ancient Greek civilization, Athens, and then takes you on an island-hopping cruise from Mykonos to Santorini.
why it's a deal
ONLINE TRIP COACH
Nick Edwards, coauthor of The Rough Guide to the USA
, answers your questions about San Francisco and Northern California on Tuesday, March 25, at noon (ET).
Submit a question now