Stories tagged: travel
Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
Airlines are looking forward to another big Christmas and New Year’s season, with 3% more people flying in the U.S. than during last year’s holiday stretch.
Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
Abandon big city, fall in love, repeat: Live out your Hallmark movie fantasies in these five festive towns
The Hallmark Channel is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Countdown to Christmas, a tradition that, this year, started 60 days before the actual holiday with the release of 40 …
Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
True, Morocco is largely a desert country. But during our two-and-a- half-week visit in early October, as we traveled through most of the North African country’s 1,200-mile length, we discovered …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 24, 2019
Some motorists who stopped by the Post Falls rest stop Sunday on Interstate 90 were on their way to holiday gatherings. Others looked forward to spending time with their family …
Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
A few boys had abandoned their bikes in a small grove of trees in one corner of the grassy
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
Smoke billowed out of a hole at the center of a grass-covered tepee as I passed plates of cured moose sausage, flat bread, cheese and cloudberry jam to the seven …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
Boeing hopes to resume deliveries of its 737 Max jet to airlines in December and win regulatory approval to restart commercial service with the plane in January.
Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Time to explore: Six days spent dabbling in Swiss art, history, clocks, hiking and, of course, chocolate
This time of year,
Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
Few tourists are aware of the history and cultural turmoil Hawaii has undergone over the centuries to become what it is today – a rich and complicated multicultural society contending …
Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
TV and streaming picks for Nov. 3-9.
Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
What King County leads the state in gross sales, Whatcom County has the most retailers and producers per capita in Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
In the picturesque mountains of north Georgia, an unassuming roadside building is now ground zero in the search for Bigfoot
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
My 10-year-old daughter, Chloe, squared her feet, raised her arm toward the dark, diamond-paned windows and waved her wand in a triangle pattern as she shouted an incantation into the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
HomeToGo factored in the cost of equipment rental, price of a one-day lift ticket, lunch and overnight accommodations at each resort for the 2019-2020 ski season.
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Fall is a season for rejoicing, because while the weather cools off in the Northern Hemisphere and birds begin their long slog south, travel to Europe is at its best. …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019
American Airlines now doesn’t expect to fly the Boeing 737 Max 8 until January, and says the grounding of the planes cut third-quarter pretax income by $140 million.
Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Weeks before I headed to Mammoth Cave National Park for a weekend trip, and a day after I’d booked several guided cave tours, I encircled my chest with a tape …
Sat., Sept. 28, 2019
“Don’t lose sight of me.” Physicist Abhigyan Dasgupta – “Riju” to his family and friends – looks over his shoulder to caution our 12-member group as we prepare to descend …
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Our Thursday started with a car, then a plane, then a couple moving sidewalks during a layover, and then another plane. That got us to Fort Myers, Florida, two months …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
I’d forgotten how it feels on your first day in the bush. Exhilarated and wide-eyed. Over the moon. And then, sobering up, eager but cautious. A safari lodge is a …
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
British Airways has canceled almost all its flights for 48 hours, affecting as many as 195,000 travelers, due to a strike by pilots over pay.
Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
It was a bucket list trip, but not in the way you might think. The Via Rail train journey across Canada was not about my do-before-dying list, but about the …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
The Duke of Sussex picked Amsterdam, a city hit hard by over-tourism, to announce Travalyst at a news conference Tuesday with his partners, Booking.com; TripAdvisor; Visa; China’s largest travel company, …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
As soon as Labor Day passes, September and November are great months for a Las Vegas visit. The summer crowds thin out, the Mojave heat starts to break, and good …
Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Boise, just an hour flight away from Spokane via Alaska Airlines, is quite possibly the best place in America to enjoy Basque food and culture. It’s also a great place …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019
Hong Kong authorities scrapped all flights after the airport was swamped by pro-democracy protesters, in a fresh escalation that risks tarnishing the city’s business-friendly image.
Sat., Aug. 10, 2019
Just a few miles from downtown, historic Highland Park is becoming one of the hippest – and most walkable – sections of L.A. It’s lined with trees, taquerias, vintage shops, …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019
A month after a flight attendant was bitten by an emotional support animal, the U.S. Department of Transportation told the airline industry Thursday that carriers can’t bar certain dog breeds …
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019
WINTHROP, Wash. – Part of the fun of running a nightly-rental booking service is conjuring memorable monikers for vacation cottages. “A good name is worth a lot,” according to Kyrie …
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019
Gone are the days when it was enough for a hotel to have rain shower heads and high thread-count sheets. In a world where there are more hotels to choose …