The word travel is a noun. Travel means (1) self-propelled movement, (2) the act of going from one place to another, (3) a movement through space that changes the location of something.
Travel is also a verb that means (1) undergo transportation as in a vehicle, (2) make a trip for pleasure, (3) undertake a journey or trip, (4) travel upon or across, (5) travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word travel.
This travel agent page comprises information about travel agency careers in the United States of America plus a photograph of travel icons for air, rail, road, and sea travel.
Browse this travel agent guide and directory to learn about travel agents and agencies in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts a travel agent in a travel agency, holding airline tickets.
STA Travel is the world's largest student travel organization helping students travel in over 90 countries. On the site, students can find inexpensive flights both domestic and international; special rates for accommodations; car rentals; global phones; city tours and transfers; bus and rail offers and more. Students can also link to STA Travel online communities such as Facebook.
Many people travel for business, and there are a number of programs dedicated to serving this important market, such as corporate travel agencies and online business travel websites.
The Geographia site includes in-depth travel destination guides to more than 75 countries. Each country travel guide features cultural and historical insights as well as travel stories and more.
Ireland is home to lush green vegetation that gives it its nickname, the Emerald Isle. Learn more about popular travel destinations within Ireland with this Irish travel guide.
Italy is world famous for its architecture, fashion, food, wines, and culture. Learn more about popular travel destinations within Italy with this guide to Italian travel.
This page highlights regional travel and tourism resources that describe and illustrate selected tourist attractions in specific continents, nations, and cities.
Visitors come to Africa from all over the world to take part in a safari or see its unique plants and animals. Learn more about Africa with this helpful guide to African travel and tourism.
The continent of Asia is a popular destination for travel and tourism and boasts widely varying cultures and terrain. Learn more about China, India, Japan, and other Asian nations.
Introduction to selected Chinese travel and tourism destinations such as the Great Wall of China and Hainan Island as well as the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, and Xian.
Egypt was home to ancient civilizations who build pyramids and the famous Great Sphinx. Learn more about points of interest in Egypt with this Egyptian travel guide.
There are many breathtaking travel destinations within the country of Greece. Learn about the most popular ones, and find maps for planning the ideal Grecian getaway.
Japan has a long history and is home to many museums, historical sites, temples and shrines. Learn more about Japan with this guide to Japanese travel destinations.
Most of Russia is rural and undeveloped but Moscow and St. Petersburg attract many visitors annually. Learn more about points of interest with this Russian travel guide.
London is the capital of the United Kingdom and a popular travel destination. Find a free printable map of London, England, as well as helpful links to UK maps and travel destinations.
The following articles provide recent travel-related news.
Whether you bring a pet or board it at an upscale "pet resort", travelers are spending billions on their companion creatures.
By Michael Goldstein, Contributor. Forbes. Friday, 22 Feb 2019 21:40:00 -0500.
A winter storm in the U.S. Southwest that dumped snow on Arizona made travel treacherous on Friday as strong winds pushed powdery snow into drifts and forecasters predicted the blizzard would continue into the night.
Reuters. Friday, 22 Feb 2019 20:33:08 -0500.
The impact virtual and augmented reality software has had on the travel industry is small but growing. Here are a few examples you may encounter before or during your next trip.
Justin Sablich. New York Times. Friday, 22 Feb 2019 19:22:49 GMT.
The average fare for airline travel within the United States has hit the lowest level since the government started keeping track in 1995, after adjusting for inflation.
CNBC. Friday, 22 Feb 2019 14:38 GMT.
BEIJING (AP) - Travelers in China were blocked from buying plane tickets 17.5 million times last year as a penalty for failing to pay fines or other offenses. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 22 Feb 2019 06:37:58 -0500.
When investors think of low-risk investments, they often think of utility stocks. When times get tough it's much easier to cut back on discretionary spending like travel or apparel than it is to materially reduce your energy use. ...
Yahoo. Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 12:26:39 -0500.
The following pages provide more extensive travel news.