Where to Stay, Eat, Drink

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Welcome to NYLON’s City Guides, your one-stop shop for the ideal vacation. Here, you’ll find the ultimate recommendations when it comes to where to stay, eat, drink, shop, and more for the world’s hottest cities — all tried and tested by NYLON editors. Read on for your ideal, NYLON-approved itinerary.

If it seemed like everyone on your Instagram feed spent the summer of 2021 on the Amalfi Coast, well… you aren’t wrong. From this year’s class couple, Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker to just about every supermodel, there’s no denying that the glamorous coast of Italy was the place to

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69% of Leisure Travelers to Reduce Trips Amid Rising Covid-19 Cases

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AHLA – 69% of Leisure Travelers to Reduce Trips Amid Rising Covid-19 Cases



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42% Likely to Cancel Existing Trips Without Rescheduling

U.S. leisure travelers plan to significantly pare back travel plans amid rising COVID – 19 cases, with 69% planning to take fewer trips, 55% planning to postpone existing travel plans, and 42% likely to cancel existing plans without rescheduling, according to a new national survey conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA). Nearly three in four (72%) are likely to only travel to places within driving distance. 
 
While leisure

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Wreath laid and poignant poem read in Llandudno to mark Merchant Navy Day

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BRANCH members gathered together to mark Merchant Navy Day in Llandudno.

North Wales Merchant Navy Association branch members were joined by their wives and two representatives from each of the RNLI and HM Coastal Watch on September 3.

Despite a chill wind, members congregated from about 10.30am, ready to start the memorial on time at 11am.

Mike Ridehalgh, chairman, said: “We give thanks to the local Harbour Master’s office which had kindly arranged for our easy access to the memorial for wreath laying and photographic purposes and a Red Duster was flying high and proudly close by.

“Our wreath was

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Dominguez, So Play Knockout in Last Champions Tour Event

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courtesy Meltwater Champions Chess Tour

 

Top American Grandmasters Leinier Dominguez and Wesley So have advanced to the knockout stage of the last regular-season event of the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour, the online tournament series launched by World Champion Magnus Carlsen and his Play Magnus Group. 

On Tuesday, So begins a quarterfinal match with French GM Alireza Firouzja, while Dominguez faces Russian GM Vladislav Artemiev. The knockout bracket matches are played over two days, with each day featuring one set of four rapid games.  

The Aimchess US Rapid began Saturday with 16 of the world’s top GMs and

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7 Best Amtrak Travel Packages for Visiting Coastal Cities and National Parks

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With fluctuating travel restrictions and safety concerns, many travelers have shifted their gaze from the sky to the rails. Domestic train travel not only allows passengers to skip the hectic lines at the airport and dreaded middle seat on flights, it also presents an opportunity to see some of America’s most stunning landscapes en route to the destination.

Trains also provide the ticket to the meaningful slow travel movement. From national parks to coastal communities, Amtrak’s travel packages offer an expansive way to experience more than 500 destinations—both bucket list and lesser-known ones—on a network of more than 21,400 miles

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