Monday, August 17, 2009
THE BT CHALLENGE
With airlines slashing fares at the last minute, we pitted two travelers against each other in a competition to have far-flung adventures on seven days' notice. The mission: fly eight hours and stay four nights—for $1,200.
FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
We're excited about the new 12.2-megapixel "smart" camera, which has two
LCDs: a three-inch touch screen on the back, and a 1.5-inch front display that helps you take better self-portraits and comes with an innovative child mode.
A FIRST APPROACH
Here's a snapshot of Panama's defining experiences: a modern capital on the canal, near-deserted islands, and trails for spotting wildlife and waterfalls. Get a sense of which ones fit your travel style and your budget.
This fall, spend a week in Torremolinos, on Spain's sunny southern coast.
why it's a deal
- Jamaica Hotels, From $136 a Night
- Brazil, Air/10 Nights, From $1,719
- Mexico Cruise, 10 Nights, From $669
- Athens and Mykonos, Air/6 Nights, From $1,179
- Hawaii, Air/3 Nights, From $505
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