Matt Bell

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Venice to Ban Dragon Boats in Grand Canal

The city of Venice will impose new restrictions on self-propelled watercraft within its vast network of canals, according to guide company Venice Kayak.

Matt Bell
Feb 20, 2015

R.I.P. SkyMall—We Will Miss You

The classic inflight catalog that sold everything from life-sized gorillas to stationary bike-desks has filed for bankruptcy. Here, we mourn.

Matt Bell
Jan 23, 2015

National Geographic Launches Line of Branded Hotels

The National Geographic Society announced today its foray into the hotel business. The 126-year-old nonprofit launched Unique Lodges of the World—a hotel collection that emphasizes...

Matt Bell
Jan 6, 2015

Seeing India Just Got Easier. Go Visit!

Until this week, acquiring a visa for India was as frenetic as walking around the streets of Delhi or Mumbai. Anyone wishing to explore the inimitable country had to navigate a lengthy, bureaucratic...

Matt Bell
Dec 3, 2014