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Best Getaways Based on Your Zodiac Sign

What do the stars say about your travel style?

Luxe For Less: Tips For Scoring Great Hotel Deals

Luxury doesn't have to break the bank

U.S. Commercial Travel to Cuba Restarts

The first commercial flight from the U.S. landed in Cuba, ending a longtime Cold War-era ban

Travel: South Africa on a Budget

From the beach to the bush, and in between.

Hitting the Road? 6 Tips to Save $$ Behind the ...

Driving to fun this Memorial Day? Here are some pointers on saving fuel and money

Travel Guide: New Orleans

What to do and where to go in the Big Easy...

Shopping Trip: 5 Budget-friendly Beach Accessories

Five affordable beach accessories for spring and summer

10 Reasons to Get Your Butt Down to SXSW

We teamed up with two techie aficionados to get the scoop on SXSW 2013.

We Fly High: A JET Editor Pilots a Plane

Our Managing Editor takes his job a little too seriously and actually flies a JET

No Estimate on Reopening Liberty Island; Statue OK

The Statue of Liberty survived Superstorm Sandy but its surrounding island was so badly damaged that tit's unclear when ...

American Airlines Set to Hire Flight Attendants

American Airlines set to hire flight 1,5000 flight attendants starting in November to make up for rapidly declining staff losses. ...

Fela Kuti’s Legacy Lives in Nigerian Museum

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — “FELA LIVES,” reads the Gothic-lettered tattoo on the back of one of the sons of the ...

Top 5 Travel Spots For African-Americans

By//Mariah Craddick The Sept. 3, 2012 issue of JET features an interview with actor Laz Alonso, who serves as the ...

1 year later, MLK inscription unchanged

WASHINGTON — A year after the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial opened to visitors on the National Mall, the group ...

Travel: Tracing our roots to Curacao (video)

By// Miki Turner Everything is colorful in Curacao — the buildings, the flamingos, the art and even the liqueurs. Located ...

Travel: A guide to Aruba

By// Miki Turner If you’re looking to score a nice Rolex on your relaxing Caribbean holiday, Aruba is the place ...

Jackson’s voice echoes through Los Angeles court

2011-09-28 LOS ANGELES — First, prosecutors showed a photo of Michael Jackson’s pale and lifeless body lying on a gurney. Then, ...

Panama City offers a global feel and a melting pot ...

By// Maureen Jenkins PANAMA CITY, Panama — The global feel of steamy, tropical world-class Panama City, home to nearly 1.4 ...

If you go: Guided tours of Black Paris

Black Paris Tours Pre-arranged walking-bus-Metro tours Monday-Friday, except late December and January. Cost: Full-day walking-bus tours, 95 euros (about $120); ...

Travel: African-Americans going global

By// Maureen Jenkins When BlackGirlTravel.com founder Fleacé Weaver organized the first “Bella Italia” tour of Italy in 2006, she imagined the ...

Perceptions that keep African-Americans from traveling overseas

By// Maureen Jenkins Plenty of perceptions — many of them false — keep Black folks from traveling outside the States. ...