TRAVEL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TRAVEL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tesla adds a fourth Utah charging station in Richfield http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57792102-79/located-company-supercharger-model.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57792102-79/located-company-supercharger-model.html.csp">Tesla adds a fourth Utah charging station in Richfield</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T16:48:17.753-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 04:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tesla Motors, the California-based electric car maker, has added its fourth Utah Supercharging site in Richfield. The new Supercharger is located at 20 W. 400 North near the Holiday Inn Express, Flying J Travel Plaza and Chuck Wagon restaurant. It is open 24 hours a day with four charging stalls. It is located just off Exit 40 on Interstate 70. Other Tesla Superchargers in Utah can be found in Green River, Blanding and Moab. They are among 84 the company has constructed in the United States wit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792102@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:48:17 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes, others scramble to travel to NCAA Regionals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57765009-89/travel-utah-state-teams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57765009-89/travel-utah-state-teams.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes, others scramble to travel to NCAA Regionals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T11:31:59.315-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With many years of postseason experience behind him, Utah gymnastics coach Greg Marsden was savvy enough to go ahead and book flights for Arkansas when he had a hunch the Utes might be headed to Fayetteville for the NCAA regional championships Saturday. Doing so probably saved the Utes thousands of dollars in travel expenses once the regionals were announced last week. Other Utah teams weren’t so lucky, causing all kinds of headaches and travel nightmares. BYU, which is headed to Seattle for its...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57765009@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:31:59 MDT New travel company offers genealogy tours http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729683-79/travel-company-hughes-england.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729683-79/travel-company-hughes-england.html.csp">New travel company offers genealogy tours</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T07:15:02.214-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 07:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In a state such as Utah with perhaps the largest trove of genealogical research found anywhere in the world, it might make sense that a travel company would take advantage of that interest. Ancestral Ventures is a new Beehive State travel agency founded by Chip Hughes that will specialize in leading tours to Great Britain and Colonial America designed to help travelers discover their roots. “Nothing can compare with walking in the same streets, along the country roads, and through the farm field...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729683@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 07:15:02 MDT FAA predicts steady growth in air travel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57678415-79/travel-faa-percent-expected.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57678415-79/travel-faa-percent-expected.html.csp">FAA predicts steady growth in air travel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T09:52:46.139-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 09:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Air passenger travel is expected to increase by 2.8 percent year from this year through 2034 according to a report issued this month by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration. But one major player in the travel industry is wondering if the country’s airports can keep up with increased demand. “What the FAA’s release politely understated is that our air travel infrastructure is woefully under-resourced to cope with the demand we already have, let alone what is co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57678415@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:52:46 MDT Stolen passports probed in Malaysian plane mystery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57659286-68/plane-stolen-malaysian-travel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57659286-68/plane-stolen-malaysian-travel.html.csp">Stolen passports probed in Malaysian plane mystery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN NG and JIM GOMEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T11:43:54.204-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pattaya, Thailand • Authorities questioned travel agents Monday at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia Airlines plane with stolen passports, part of a growing international investigation into what they were doing on the flight. Nearly three days after the Boeing 777 with 239 people on board disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, no debris has been seen in Southeast Asian waters. Five passengers who checked in for Flight MH370 didn’t board the pl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576592862014-03-10T11:43:54.204-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T11:43:54.204-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659286@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:43:54 MDT Movie review: ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ a fun trip through history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57636715-223/peabody-sherman-voiced-history.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57636715-223/peabody-sherman-voiced-history.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ a fun trip through history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T19:03:30.932-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 07:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The animated time-travel adventure “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” is a happy surprise, an instance when updating a beloved cartoon character results in a fun romp for kids without despoiling baby-boomer memories of the original. To explain our heroes, let us briefly travel back in time to the years 1959 to 1963. It was then that Jay Ward, creator of Rocky & Bullwinkle, also created the super-smart dog Mr. Peabody, who adopted an orphaned boy, Sherman. Mr. Peabody is the inventor of the WABAC (pronounce...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57636715@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:03:30 MDT Snow, slush and rain making for slippery Utah travel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57631344-78/highway-summit-rain-snow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57631344-78/highway-summit-rain-snow.html.csp">Snow, slush and rain making for slippery Utah travel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T15:50:42.263-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steady rain in the valleys and mountain snow, in places heavy, prompted issuance of several travel warnings Tuesday afternoon. The Utah Department of Transportation warned that Wasatch Front valley routes were wet and slick as a series of rain showers moved over the region. Meanwhile, some mountain passes were snow-clogged, making travel treacherous. Interstate 80’s Parleys Summit, and stretching eastward to the Wyoming border, was snowpacked in the higher elevations and slushy on the plains. By...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57631344@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:50:42 MDT