(CNN) – Shoulder season is just around the corner, when travel shifts from overcrowding and prices to something — hopefully — a little more palatable. Join us for our weekly travel news as well as tips on where to travel in late 2022.
Seasons in the Sun
If you want to vacation like the Europeans, skip the Riviera and Amalfi Coast and check out our tours of the continent Less visited pleasures, such as Portugal’s Alentejo region and Croatia’s Zadar archipelago. And if you’re saving your travel time until the summer rush is over, plan your trip with our guide. Best places to go this autumn. Cape Town and Buenos Aires are the most popular tickets.
Enjoy the world
The best parts of traveling are the sightseeing and eating — and snacking on street snacks lets you enjoy both at the same time. Asia is the undisputed king of tempting, tasty street foods Hong Kong Egg Waffles To Japanese Takoyaki. Here’s our round-up Try 50 delicious dishes.
In Africa, Ghana-based chef Fatmata is presenting Binta Fulani Nomadic Food Culture Her traveling pop-up restaurants serve people around the world, while her charitable foundation helps rural women in West Africa. And down in Cape Town, a local creamery is experimenting with some rather bold flavors: you should try it Dried Fish Ice Cream with Scotch Bonnet Chilli?
Turkey drinks more tea than any other country; Here’s what the new brews are like Things are stirring. And if you’re a little stronger, a beer garden in North Carolina holds the world record for most beer on tap — See here. Finally, in Ukraine, a company is selling wine salvaged from a warehouse hit by a Russian missile. See how the team is fighting After it lost $15 million.
Cars and planes
Two pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines plane fell asleep and missed their landing on a flight between Sudan and Ethiopia on August 15. Air traffic control was open Unable to reach crew Before overshooting the runway.
And on August 23rd there were passengers from France to England Stuck for hours In the undersea Channel Tunnel after their Eurotunnel train breaks down. At 31.4 miles, the tunnel is the longest tunnel in the world.
Discovery of Drought
Severe drought conditions worldwide have had the effect that long-lost archaeological treasures are now being regularly uncovered.
Dozens of Nazi warships were also exposed in eastern Serbia after the water level in the Danube River receded. After that Last week’s findings A 19th-century Welsh village and the “Spanish Stonehenge.”
The most beautiful roads in the world
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Time Out recently released its annual list of the world’s coolest city streets where you’ll find flaneurs with flair. A Canadian street known for “killer cocktails” and “best sandwiches in town.” This year’s list. — insert link —
In case you missed it
Remember phone boxes, travel agencies and turning somewhere at an agreed time as we mentioned?
Next month, it will be 21 years since the tiny Gander Airport in Newfoundland, Canada, sheltered 7,000 people on 9/11.
The tragic and eventful story of the world’s first floating hotel.
Personalized travel items
Is there anything so chic as a monogrammed piece of luggage? Our partners at CNN Underscore, CNN’s proprietary product reviews and recommendations guide, have collected 20 customizable Travel equipment — from backpacks to packing cubes — to stamp your name.