Travel

Stories of haunted travel that are scarier than overbooked flights

On second thought, nothing's scarier than being overbooked<p>We've all heard stories about haunted hotels. They send chills down your spine and …

Aviation

7 ways to fight jet lag like a flight attendant

Nobody wants to feel like a zombie on vacation. But no matter how much water they chug, even the most expert travelers can fall victim to jet …

Lifestyle

7 Tips for Getting Better Hotel Rooms for Cheap

Save money, travel more.<p>It’s an open secret of the hotel industry: There are almost always perks and discounts on hotel rooms that aren’t heavily …

Hospitality

9 Honeymoon Villas You Won't Believe Are On Airbnb

Whether you plan to splurge on your honeymoon or not, having a 5-star worthy home—or better yet, a villa—certainly beats vacationing next to strangers at a packed resort.<p>Check out the best in total privacy—at price points for every budget—which you can book on home-sharing sites like Airbnb, …

Weddings

Man pleads guilty to assaulting 16-year-old girl during Alaska Airlines flight

Sixteen months after a California man was accused of groping and kissing a sleeping 16-year-old girl on an Alaska Airlines flight, he has pleaded guilty to the incident.<p>On Oct. 16., the U.S. District Court of Seattle charged Jesse Salas with one misdemeanor count of simple assault on an aircraft, …

Crime

Italian mayor offers €2,000 to anyone willing to live in small idyllic village in Puglia

An Italian town is offering to pay people up to €2,000 (£1,800) to move there.<p>Nicola Gatta, mayor of Candela, a small town in Puglia, has made the …

Europe

This Italian town is offering people up to $2,350 to move there

Looking for a new place to live? The small town of Candela, Italy is looking at a unique solution to dwindling population numbers: paying potential …

Pilots suspended after mid-air stunt with 200 passengers

Officials in Germany have launched an investigation after Air Berlin pilots with 200 passengers onboard made a hard turn toward the control tower in …

Aviation

Here’s why Elvira is retiring from Knott’s Scary Farm

It’s no secret that this is the last season Elvira will be starring in a stage show at Knott’s Scary Farm.<p>But she’s not ghosting her fans.<p>“I wanted …

Walt Disney Company

This trailer transforms into a tiny apartment for 4

It even hauls two full-size motorcycles<p>There are plenty of campers that haul people or even lots of gear, but it can be hard to find an RV that does it all. Often if you want to sleep a family of four, you have to limit how many bikes or surfboards you bring along.<p>Not so with the new Deseo caravan …

This country has the world’s top three most beautiful islands

Boracay, a tiny island in the Western Philippines, was dubbed the best island in the world by Conde Nast Traveler’s readers.<p>The travel mag’s annual …

Authentic Indian restaurants across America

It’s hard to find a major U.S. city without at least one go-to Indian restaurant, but how authentic is the Indian food Americans have grown accustomed to eating?<p>“Indian food is becoming more popular in the United States,” says chef Rakesh Ramola, who owns Philadelphia’s Indeblue. While chicken …

Restaurants

Loretta the Paddelboarding Chicken Will Absolutely Make Your Day

It doesn’t get better than cruising the sparkling waters of the Florida Keys atop a paddle board at sunset. Unless you’re Keys resident Karly …

Florida Keys

A Blogger's Guide To St Lucia

The first thing that hits you about St Lucia is the incredible scenery. I can totally understand why the island is so popular with honeymooners and …

What to Do If You Lose Your Passport While Traveling

Losing a passport while traveling can feel terrifying. You might envision yourself stranded at the airport or stuck in a country you'd rather leave. …

Live like a king or queen in an Irish castle for €99

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News (Ireland)

France, Luxembourg and Slovakia in race for Eurogroup chair - Austria

VIENNA (Reuters) - French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire is competing with his counterparts from Slovakia and Luxembourg to replace Jeroen …

Bruno Le Maire

Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas to debut ahead of schedule

The world's largest cruise ship will be here sooner you think.<p>Royal Caribbean has moved up the first sailing of its much-awaited, 230,000-ton Symphony of the Seas by three weeks, saying construction of the vessel is progressing at a faster pace than expected.<p>Symphony now will debut on March 31 with …

Cruise Ships

Last-Minute Trips to Catch the Fall Foliage

An Indian summer on both coasts has kept leaves on the trees later than usual, and since the possibility of foliage-ending snow is never far from our …

Hotels

The Top 20 hotels in the UK 2017

These are this year's 20 best hotels in the UK - as voted for by you in our Readers' Travel Awards 2017.<p>Over the years, baths have trotted into …

Hotels

Virgin America Sale! Flights From $42, or Just $171 One Way to Hawaii

Virgin America launched a shorter weekly sale today with fares starting from $49+ one way.<p>The Sale:<p>Two notable routes I found for a great price:<p>Los …

Airlines

World's Fastest RC Airplane Has a Turbine Jet Engine and Reaches Insane Speeds Up to 451 MPH

German airline captain, Niels Herbrich, designed and built the world’s fastest remote-controlled airplane. Equipped with a Behotec 180 turbine jet …

Aerospace

There's a Museum in Vienna That's Full of Fake Art

Courtesy of Museum of Art Fakes Vienna<p>A Matisse fake in the Museum of Art Fakes Vienna<p>Those Picasso and Monet paintings aren't what they seem at this …

Artists

New Luggage Service in Japan Will Deliver Your Bags Wherever You Need on the Cheap

Starting in January, those visiting Japan will be able to travel luggage-free thanks to a new initiative.<p>Having to lug your bags with you once you …

Airlines

Giada De Laurentiis Ends Breakfast and Lunch

Plus Thomas Keller Bouchon news and Gordon Ramsay’s new show about cocaine<p><i>BEVERLY HILLS</i> — Thomas Keller’s <b>Bouchon</b> closes on Dec. 31, leaving Los Angeles without the bakery, bistro and bar. Keller couldn’t come to terms with a new lease on the multi-floored restaurant’s building, which is owned by …

Las Vegas

Iceland's airport just impounded an Air Berlin plane - Wandering Aramean

When you don’t pay your airport landing fees bad things happen. In this case ISAVIA, the operator of Iceland’s Keflavik International Airport decided …

Aviation

Four fall and winter getaways in Wisconsin

As the temperatures drop and the days get shorter, the urge to hunker down inside somewhere is strong.<p>Ideally, that somewhere is not at home, where the never-ending to-do list is always lurking.<p>Even better, that somewhere is a cozy cabin on a quiet lake, a lovely bed and breakfast in a quaint town …

Restaurants

'World's smallest hotel' created in old VW Beetle in Jordan desert

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most of us get rid of old autos when their engines finally give up, but one man has turned his battered old VW Beetle into what he claims is the world's smallest hotel.<p>And Mohammed Al Malaheem, 64, says guests sleeping in his converted jalopy in the Jordanian desert village of Al Jaya will …

Hotels

Wow: Southwest Companion Pass After One Purchase No Longer Targeted (California Residents Only)

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about a targeted offer that many California residents got by email for a Southwest Airlines companion pass as a credit …

Airlines

Where to Go For the Best Views of Florence

Piazzale Michelangelo<p>At the top of the list is Piazzale Michelangelo on the left bank of the Arno River atop a hill. Walk from the city centre, or …

Europe