U.S. Travel

24 places in San Francisco to take your out-of-town relatives - Curbed SF

<i>Editor’s note: This map originally appeared in November 2016, and now we've updated and expanded it for the new holiday season.</i><p>The holidays are upon us, which for many means distant relatives, old friends, and new in-laws will be dropping in for a visit.<p>Naturally, you'll want to show them around …

San Francisco

The Areas of the U.S. Most Likely to Have a White Christmas This Year

These early predictions give us a sneak peek at Christmas Day snow.<p>We know you’re dreaming of it, but is a white Christmas in the cards for your town?<p>…

Travel

LaGuardia Airport has turned into hell before Thanksgiving

The holiday traffic at LaGuardia Airport got so bad during the pre-Thanksgiving crush on Wednesday that city buses were dumping passengers outside …

New York City

George Strait's Texas mansion has 14 fireplaces, 12 acres and a killer pool. Now it can be yours.

The "King of Country" George Strait has listed his nearly 8,000-square-foot hacienda in San Antonio for an undisclosed price.<p>The custom adobe estate …

Dallas

Look At The Fresh Hell That Is The Los Angeles Freeway Before Thanksgiving

So many lanes.<p>AAA estimated that 45.5 million Americans will travel by car this Thanksgiving and it looks like all of them were on the Los Angeles freeways Tuesday evening.<p>ABC News posted a video of the bumper-to-bumper traffic as travel for the Thanksgiving holiday kicked into overdrive in LA. The …

News (U.S.)

'New York Resized': Amazing aerial images turn Big Apple into dollhouse

New York may be the most photographed city in the world, but a new book of images shows it from a unique new perspective. Using a technique called "Tilt-Shift," photographer Jasper Léonard takes aerial photos and then renders only a select swath in focus. This has the mesmerizing effect of making …

Travel

Miami International is the most transportation-friendly airport in the nation, study says

Yes, No. 1<p>Miami receives a ton of heat over its lacking public transportation and rising traffic concerns but Miami International Airport is the most transportation-friendly airport in the entire country, according to a new study by TransitScreen.<p>Miami’s premier airport received a MobilityScore of …

Airports

These videos offer proof that traveling during the holidays is a death sentence

Going home for the holidays is a wonderful idea, in theory and in practice. It's <i>getting</i> there that's the stuff of nightmares.<p>Sure, we all want to be with our families on Thanksgiving, gathered round the dinner table, enjoying a feast, sharing some laughs and reminiscing. But at what cost? For most …

Golf

'I came down here to be forgotten': life in the tunnels beneath Las Vegas – video

An estimated 300 people live in the flood tunnels underneath Las Vegas, and many of them struggle with substance abuse and addiction. Paul Vautrinot was one of them. Vautrinot visits the tunnels regularly to try and help residents there find a way out, and into transitional housing

Las Vegas

The Bouncing Bridge

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Not So Steady: The Bridge Wobbles. So Do You. That’s When the Trouble Starts” (ScienceTimes, Nov. 14):<p>Squibb Park Bridge may be less wobbly after its repairs, but it’s no less beloved. An important component of park planning is accessibility, and Squibb provides that essential …

Opinion

Traffic in Los Angeles was everyone’s worst Thanksgiving travel nightmare

Aerial footage shows bumper-to-bumper traffic in Los Angeles as Americans get a head start on Thanksgiving travel. https://t.co/GAHCy45ous …

Boston

One Week Only: Book Top New York City Hotels For $100 A Night...

New York City is chock full of great food, fantastic museums, lovely walking but one thing you’d never add a superlative next to, is hotel rates. …

New York Fashion Week

51 million+ Americans to travel for Thanksgiving

51 million+ Americans to travel for Thanksgiving<p>Updated: 8:26 PM EST Nov 22, 2017<p>Hide Transcript Show Transcript<p>WEBVTT THIS MORNING.AUBREY: YOU CAN …

Upstate South Carolina

Chef Bryce Shuman OUT at Primrose

Only bar and lounge service for the next four weeks<p>Less than two months after its official launch, <b>Primrose</b> at the Monte Carlo has lost its chef, who earned a Michelin star at Betony in New York City.<p>Bryce Shuman developed the elevated, “French-ish” and “#provencalAF” spin on a three-meal resort …

Las Vegas

The Best Tours for 24-Hours In NYC

Shares 0<p>If you’ve only got a limited amount of time to spend exploring New York City, you have to be sure you’re choosing the best tour. There’s a …

North America

The Bowman family's American field trip explores U.S. National Parks

We’d love to be able to ship our bus around the world and roadtrip in other places—Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Patagonia, anywhere at all. We …

National Parks

Sensor Malfunction For Concourse Trains = Holiday Travel Nightmare At DIA

<b>DENVER (CBS4)</b> – People will have some terrible travel stories to tell at the dinner table this Thanksgiving.<p>The concourse trains that run underground …

Denver

Win A Trip For 2 To Hawaii From Billabong

Billabong is giving away a 5 day, 4 night trip for 2 to their Hawaii House!<p>The prize includes air fare and accommodations.<p>The Michael W Travels has …

Hawaii

Village Burger Bar Breaks Ground on Fifth Outpost In Uptown

The newly-acquired joint will open across from Klyde Warren Park<p>Village Burger Bar, named for the West Village location where it originated, is expanding to a fifth location across from Klyde Warren Park in December.<p>Recently acquired by Firebird Restaurant Group, the company that owns El Fenix, …

Dallas

You can live out Home Alone 2 IRL with this New York Plaza package deal

<i>Home Alone 2</i> is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month, and while that might make you feel old, The Plaza Hotel has created a pretty awesome hotel experience that'll have you thankful you're over 21 — and make you fall in love with the movie all over again.<p>The famous hotel dreamed up the …

Donald Trump

Opening Date Set for Troy Liquor Bar at the Golden Nugget

Gaming, views and a new nightclub scene<p>Proudly boasting it will be the only nightclub under the Fremont Street Experience canopy, New York’s <b>Troy Liquor Bar</b> will arrive right on schedule this month, taking over the former Gold Diggers nightclub space at the Golden Nugget resort.<p>Opening night will be …

Las Vegas

Someone's Delaying the Departure of This Train: Happy Thanksgiving!

Don't worry about that traffic jam on I-270...because even once you arrive at Denver International Airport, you won't be going anywhere fast.<p>There's …

Airports

2 Carnival ships to swap Galveston, New Orleans home ports

Carnival Cruise Line plans to swap ships between Galveston and New Orleans to increase both ports' capacity for short-term cruises starting in …

Business

Thanksgiving travel tips

The Civil War game Saturday and the Woodburn Outlet Mall onThursday evening and Black Friday are sure to cause backups on I-5, according to the …

Portland, OR

Rainy Commute For Thanksgiving Holiday Travelers

BOSTON (CBS) – Much like Thanksgiving dinner, it takes some preparation for the travel just to get to it.<p>“I have two and a half hours ahead. I’m not …

Travel

Giving Away Alaska Upgrades for Thanksgiving

I have four AS Gold Guest Upgrades that expire 12/31/17 and will give them away to people posting a reply to this post. These upgrade certificates …

Airlines

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New York is a layered city to visit. The first time you arrive in Manhattan, it's a blur of neon lights and deafening sirens, the second or third …

Travel

Everything to Know About Seeing the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2017

Two-thousand balloon handlers, 26 floats (accompanied by 400 float escorts), 17 giant character balloons and 3.5 million spectators will take to the …

Travel

How to Travel Safely in NYC

New York City is on top of most people’s bucket lists. It is a truly incredible city with bustling nightlife, art and culture, and the romantic …

Travel

CUNY Instructor Calls For Removal Of Columbus, Teddy Roosevelt Statues

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — A public hearing was held in Manhattan to give New Yorkers a chance to weigh-in on the statue removal debate.Packed house at …

Theodore Roosevelt