How To Prevent Leeches With Pantyhose And Other Travel Tips

Writer Joey Green, 58, has carved out a career as a dispenser of quirky tips that straddle the line between absurd and ingenious, all proven to work in a pinch. A former contributor to National Lampoon magazine who lives in greater Los Angeles, Green takes on the world of travel with his latest book, “Last-Minute Travel Secrets: 121 Ingenious Tips to Endure Cramped Planes, Car Trouble, Awful Hotels and Other Trips from Hell.” Following are edited excerpts from a conversation with Green. Read more

A Note From One Of Our Editors: This Ad Was Controversial. I’m Proud We Ran it in Premium Herald Travel.

This week we at Premium Herald found ourselves at the center of a surprising dust-up: an organization called the American Family Association started a petition against the hotel company Hilton Worldwide, thanks to an advertisement that appeared in our June 2016 issue. While the petition has gathered some steam (reportedly more than 40,000 people have signed it), many have also come out against the AFA’s stance. Read more

Paris, Get Ready for Your Own Naked Restaurant

Remember The Bunyadi – London’s clothing-optional pop-up restaurant that garnered so much interest it had tens of thousands of people on its waiting list before the first nude diner even walked in the door? Well, on July 31, it will be closing its doors a month ahead of schedule, reportedly not because British people are too prude to dine in the nude but because the restaurant has gotten an offer to relocate to Paris. Read more

6 Holiday Locations Away from Work and Your Boss

Gone are the days when “we’re all going on a summer holiday” meant “no more working for a week or two”. The internet has done wonderful things. It’s toppled corrupt governments and proved how much cats love shoe boxes. But it also means you’re only ever a click from the office. Perhaps that’s why half of us can’t leave our emails alone, even when we’re at the beach, according to a poll by Travel Republic. Read more