Stories tagged: travel
Sat., March 23, 2019
Separated from Hilton Head’s southwest tip by less than a mile of water, Daufuskie couldn’t be more different from its densely populated neighbor.
Sun., March 17, 2019
In a recent informal tally, I counted nearly 20 retro resorts in nine states from California to Tennessee, with more on the way.
Sun., March 10, 2019
New York’s Finger Lakes region is a beautiful destination filled with history, adventure and the great outdoors.
Sat., March 9, 2019
Most college basketball teams fly to games. Commercially. In the same planes we all do. But one of the perks of playing for one of the nation’s elite college basketball …
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019
So, what’s it like to travel when you’re one of the elite college basketball programs in the nation?
Sat., March 2, 2019
More than a half-million sandhill cranes stop here each year as they migrate north.
Sat., March 2, 2019
Pullman Airbnb operator claims city short-term rental codes – or lack thereof – forced her to cancel $35K in reservations
When Pullman resident Tami Grady purchased a home last year, she thought it would be a good option to transform it into a short-term rental that provides lodging for travelers …
Sun., Feb. 24, 2019
The boat rose and fell relentlessly, one ocean swell after another. I leaned over its stern, fixing my eyes on the decoy floating a few yards away. I had watched …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
As Karin Dicker and Steven Sarott have both struggled with health issues in the past, they find solace and joy in the couple hours spent in the company of Freddie …
Sun., Feb. 17, 2019
For travelers who seek out historic hotels, learning about a property firsthand and from an expert is a lovely perk. No brochure or website can make history come alive – …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
Some say there are 25 springs, while others count as many as 300 sprinkled throughout the rolling hills near Spa, Belgium.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
The deal with Reno, Nev.-based Aerion should accelerate technology development and design of Aerion’s planned AS2 supersonic business jet, a sleek, needle-pointed design concept that resembles a small version of …
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019
It’s not only the dogs that are hardy. So, too, are the people in Alaska’s interior who endure long, dark and shockingly cold winters. In January 1934, the air temperature …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019
You can overlook the problems, or engage with them, as we tried to do on our trash walk. But however you experience Bali, you will be charmed by its spiritual …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
A major winter storm brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season and covered a large swath of the country in snow.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
“San Francisco’s past isn’t just frozen in an old picture or sitting in a museum,” says Ed Reiskin, the transportation agency’s director of transportation. “You can actually get on and …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
With a range of styles and different types of RV, consumers have plenty of choices. Should you go with a tiny pop-up, or stretch a bit for a fifth-wheel? Will …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019
Knepp Castle is a 3,500-acre estate that has been owned by the Burrell family for more than 220 years. They’ve always farmed it, despite the poor clay soil. But in …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
A Western AAA official debunked the notion, prevalent among drivers in the East and Midwest, that driving through the West was lonely and perilous.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019
Gov. Jay Inslee plans a political trip to Nevada on Saturday as he continues to explore a possible 2020 run for president.
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
The urban heart of Sonoma County’s wine country provides an easy-going launch pad for exploring the region’s wineries.
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
“Tenacity: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia,” an exhibition at Jamestown Settlement running through Jan. 5, 2020, aims to tell the little-known stories of the English, African and Native American …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018
We have found Christmas spirit and joy distilled to its purest forms, and you can find it, too. All it takes is a trip to Germany.
Fri., Dec. 21, 2018
Holiday travel numbers expected to hit a record high; snow possible in low-lying areas of Eastern Washington
The trade group AAA estimates a 4.4 percent increase in holiday travel nationwide this year compared to 2017, and weather conditions are expected to be wet and potentially snowy in …
Sun., Dec. 16, 2018
Washington’s small Victorian seaport is an end-of-the-road destination all year long, even in late fall and early winter. Just bring your peacoat.
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018
As one all too accustomed to America’s obsession with a standardized urban design Portsmouth came as a breath … no, make that a gust of fresh air.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
Travel author and television host Rick Steves urged more than 700 readers to get out of their comfort zones and venture “beyond Orlando.”
Sun., Nov. 25, 2018
The series of once-legendary pathways connecting cities, from Kashgar to Paro to Constantinople, which originated at the dawn of the common era and collapsed with the fall of the Mongol …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
Flyers who want roomier seats, better meals, larger entertainment screens and more personalized service without an extravagant price tag, the options are starting to grow.
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – I had been looking forward to this for a long time – a road trip in Rhode Island with two friends to see New England fall foliage …