Blake Bushy

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The 10 Best Breweries in the U.S. to Visit, According to Yelp Reviewers

For tours, tastings, or both.<p>It’s National Beer Day today, and there may be quite few Americans celebrating: More Americans prefer an ice-cold beer …

Who is Ankhesenamun? Archaeologists start excavation into tomb of Tutankhamun's wife

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered what they believe is the burial chamber of Ankhesenamun, Tutankhamun's wife.<p>Archaeologists have taken a step …

The creepiest urban legend from every state

People love telling stories about some of the scariest places in America— it's a tradition at campfires and sleepovers all over the country.<p>While some stories, like Bigfoot, have entered mainstream pop culture, others have stayed local, like the poisoned girl at Centennial Hall in Nebraska.<p>Keep …

A local's guide to Hawaiʻi's must-see beaches

You won't find Waikiki or Lanikai on this list. These beaches are the local favorites, where families picnic and camp, where teens hang out and …

Playing Mermaid - Diving in the Maldives.

Tips for Scuba Diving Maldives<p>I came to the conclusion that there is no best time to visit the Maldives and in fact, even offseason can show off …

To Get to These Secret Moss Water Slides in Hawaii, You First Have to Cross a Hidden Bridge

Hawaii has some more-obvious "must-see" spots, but it's the hidden ones we're obsessed with. When exploring the Maunawili Falls Trail on Oahu, you can sneak off of the beaten path to find natural moss "waterfalls" to slide down. The slides (which look like <i>so</i> much fun) are just part of the package — …

Hula is Life: The Legacy of Hawaii

<b>Hula is Life: The Legacy of Hawaii</b><br>By Michele Bigley<p><i>An accomplished dancer who has mastered many forms struggles to get in the groove of hula, the</i> …

The Florida Keys are Temporarily Closed to Visitors

Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys hard, and the island chain has started to put the pieces back together. In the meantime, they’re asking visitors …

Why Colombians are trying to save this idyllic island

Providencia’s isolation has long been chalked up to its relative inaccessibility compared to the surrounding islands – but all that may soon change.<p><i>BBC's Travel Show</i> <i>brings you the latest insider travel news, a wealth of destinations, amazing experiences and features and practical hints, tips and</i> …

Travel

Destiny 2 guide: Which class should you choose?

How to pick between a Hunter, Titan and Warlock<p>Before you even grab a gun and start blasting away killer robots or aliens in <i>Destiny</i> <i>2</i>, you need to pick a class. Hunters, Titans and Warlocks can all technically operate (most of) the same weapons, but the way they move and the abilities they can …

Why You Should Visit the Hawaiian Island of Lanai

Favored by celebrities ranging from Jessica Alba and Will Smith to Bill and Melinda Gates, this Larry Ellison-owned idyll is unlike anything on the planet<p>It may seem odd that Bill and Melinda Gates got married on a golf course, but one glance at the view from hole 12 of the Four Seasons Resort …

The Road to Atlantis: Diving the Bahamas' Mysterious Bimini Road

It's my long-anticipated first drop on Bimini Road. The boat anchors, and my model and I are ready to go.<p>We drop over the side, and as the bubbles …

Rastas finally at home in their Zion

Hawaii vacation tips: What to do -- and what to avoid

<b>(CNN) —</b> Looking to get to Hawaii without blowing your child's college fund? Want to experience the islands but not sure when to go?<p>Here's how to avoid costly and exhausting mistakes during your Hawaiian vacation.<p>Don't travel to Hawaii during school holidays.<p>Tourists crowd Hawaii's stunning beaches …

Luxury Resorts

Inside Jack Johnson and Kelly Slater's Surfing Safari

Before singer-songwriter recorded upcoming LP, 'All the Light Above It Too,' he hit the waves with his surf-champ friend<p>Jack Johnson was hard at work …

New Albums

5 Reasons Why Sierra Leone Is The World's Fastest-Growing Travel Destination

*Frank Ocean plays softly in the background*<p>Topping the list of fastest-growing travel destinations in the world — above countries like Iceland, Japan, and Chile — Sierra Leone won by a landslide. The United Nations World Tourism Organization found that the West African country saw a 310 percent …

Dream-Worthy Oahu Beaches That Aren’t In Waikiki

Sadly, most tourists to Oahu only visit Waikiki, and they miss the most beautiful Oahu beaches. I avoid Waikiki. The beaches in that area are crowded …

Beaches

Ballast Point Distribution Rights Sold in Brewery’s Second Largest Market

Constellation Brand’s continued effort to move Ballast Point Brewing into its so-called “Gold Network” of U.S. beer distributors took a significant …

Riding the Road to Hana

Six hundred and twenty curves, fifty-nine bridges, fifty-two miles, two to four hours...<p>Such is the Road to Hana from Kahului, Maui.<p>But a collection …

These Are the Best Beaches in The World

Want to go somewhere insanely gorgeous, where you can lay in the sun and not feel overwhelmed by throngs of tourists? These are the beaches for you.<p>The beach is where you can brazenly exhibit the most Vitamin-D-deficient parts of your body, drink something strong and slushy at any hour of the day, …

Beaches

7 of the best state parks in Hawaii

THE HAWAIIAN ARCHIPELAGO, made up of eight main islands, has around 30,000 acres of state parks on five islands. The Hawaii State Park System …

Tohoku: Beautiful scenes of an overlooked region

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nothing beats Tokyo for bright lights and busy nights. But when it comes to natural beauty in Japan , it's hard to top Tohoku.<p>Located at the tip of Japan's main island of Honshu, the Tohoku region is made up of six prefectures: Aomori, Akita, Fukushima, Iwate, Miyagi and Yamagata.<p>Though …

Japan

Cheap Flights to Hawaii Could Be Available Very Soon

Increased service to Hawaii could force other airlines to lower prices.<p>Last Tuesday, United Airlines celebrated its 70th year of flying to Hawaii by …

What Sells? Local Images and Iconic Locations

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The 12 Essential French Quarter Bars

If there’s another American neighborhood with a higher concentration of bars, do tell. No need to even include Bourbon’s strip clubs or party hardy clubs among the count. At just one square mile, New Orleans’ oldest neighborhood contains a wide spectrum of watering holes, from upper crust …

17 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit Mexico Right Now

Home to 67 national parks, more than 5,000 miles of coastline, and landscapes ranging from deserts to snow-capped volcanoes, Mexico is so much more than the stuff of spring break clichés. Add to that some world-class cities and a bourgeoning food scene, and you have yourself one seriously perfect …

Mexico

Cannabis users are more successful and satisfied, finds new study

Cannabis consumers are frequently affiliated with lazy, unsuccessful and apathetic labels. But, contrary to the popular stereotype new research …

Beyond beaches: why you'll love the Cook Islands

From the mirrored horizon of Aitutaki's lagoon to the snorkel-friendly Rarotonga, the Cook Islands are brimming with beaches worthy of a few relaxing days' attention.<p>But this South Pacific nation – easily reached on direct flights from New Zealand, Australia and the United States – also offers …

Destination Face-Off: California vs. Florida

From a distance, California and Florida can seem fairly similar. They both have great beaches, fresh seafood, tons of theme parks, and lots of …

California