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Thank you for being a fan: 'Golden Girls'-themed cruise to set sail in 2020

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 03:03:29 GMT

"Golden Girls" fans have been given the biggest gift, but they'll have to get on board next winter to see the card attached.

Temple of thrust: Delta debuts world's largest jet engine test room

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 18:27:17 GMT

Delta Air Lines opened what's billed as the largest facility of its kind Thursday, adding a key layer to safe and reliable air travel.

Five-star concierges share their wildest stories

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00:42 GMT

When you're the person who can make the impossible possible, you're going to get some strange requests.

An Ohio city will vote on whether Lake Erie has the same rights as a person

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:39:52 GMT

Voters in Toledo, Ohio, will decide next week whether to give Lake Erie the kind of rights usually granted to a person.

Stay, visit and experience a beautiful iconic, boutique hotel in the heart of Los Angeles.

The secrets to running the best hotel in the world

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:13:38 GMT

A look inside Adare Manor, an estate in the Irish countryside that was christened "Hotel of the Year" by the influential Virtuoso network.

Airlines will add new gender options for non-binary passengers

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:32:34 GMT

US airline passengers who don't identify as "male" or "female" will soon have more gender options to choose when booking tickets.

There's a new national park. Find out where.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 20:29:27 GMT

Indiana may have been the 19th state to enter the United States, but it took until 2019 for the Hoosier State to get its first national park.

Choreographing Dubai's giant fountain

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:11:19 GMT

At more than 900 feet long, with water firing nearly 500 feet into the sky, The Dubai Fountain has become a focal point in the city.

The top nine reasons to visit Houston in 2019

The largest city in Texas has never been more ready for fun-seeking visitors. So what's there to do in Houston? From the Space Center to its food scene, read about its biggest travel draws.

As China modernizes, the stilt walkers are facing a new challenge: how to keep their audience interested. Inspired by dance moves, the troupe has been working on some new routines.

Regina Eisert was studying the eating habits of Type-C killer whales when one of those whales came up close to show her something.

China's street-dancing stilt walkers risk safety in exchange for thrills

As China modernizes, the country's traditional stilt walkers are facing a new challenge: how to keep audiences interested.

Where to fly in an A380 before they go away

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:59:09 GMT

Airbus has announced it is discontinuing production of the world's largest commercial passenger airplane. But there are still plenty of opportunities to fly in an A380 before they go.

Scientist films encounter with killer whale

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:11:29 GMT

An extraordinarily close encounter between a scientist and a killer whale has been captured on camera.

Wanko soba: Japan's all-you-can-eat noodle challenge

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 02:15:33 GMT

A chain of restaurants in Iwate prefecture invites diners to compete in the ultimate all-you-can-eat noodle competition

Oscar Mayer "Hotdoggers" drive the meat company's fleet of Wienermobiles around the United States. It's a doggone fun job for recent college grads.

Photographers in Yosemite National Park encountered the natural phenomenon known as "firefall" where lava appears to be flowing over a cliff at sunset.

Wienermobile: Drive a hot dog, see the country

Oscar Mayer Wienermobiles have been around since 1936. These days, recent college graduates are hired to drive them across the US. Find out from two of them what the job is like.

Airbus Beluga XL spreads its wings at long last

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:34:15 GMT

It's almost here.

British Airways 1960s-styled Boeing 747 flies to New York

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:41:39 GMT

Among the usual traffic taking off at London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday morning was an eye-catching blast from the past -- a retro-painted British Airways Boeing 747.

Welcome to the 'temple of thrust'

In Atlanta, Delta Air Lines opens what's billed as the world's largest jet engine test room, adding a key layer to safe and reliable air travel.

8 best hotels on the Las Vegas Strip

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 16:34:14 GMT

The world comes together on the Las Vegas Strip.

The top nine reasons to visit Houston in 2019

Fri, 22 Feb 2019 22:35:27 GMT

From its integral role in the world's first moon landing 50 years ago this July to a new lineup of appealing options in the arts and culinary scenes, Houston has never been more ripe for exploration.

Northern China's professional stilt walkers are looking to new styles of dance to keep audiences interested and their tradition alive.

World's 12 best places for heli-skiing

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 13:58:55 GMT

Whop, whop, whop. The thump of the rotors fades as the helicopter lifts away. Silence, just for a moment -- a chance to drink in the pristine peaks. Then the rush of excited chatter as skis or snowboard are clicked on and the group turns to listen to the guide.

For the first time in 94 years, Beijing's Forbidden City to open at night

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 04:40:42 GMT

A rare opportunity for those who have long dreamed of watching illuminated lanterns dancing across night skies in the stunning historic setting of Beijing's Forbidden City.

See photos of our eight favorite spots around the the globe where films fans can take studio tours and visit shrines to the movies.

Our favorite travel photos of 2019 so far

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:31:53 GMT

A sea of lanterns light up the night in Tangshan, China to mark the Chinese Lantern Festival.

25 of the world's most romantic hotels

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:31:00 GMT

For some, a romantic getaway means five-star luxury and poolside pampering. For others, it's all about glorious solitude and stunning scenery. And then there are the action-and-adventure lovebirds who prefer excitement and high-adrenaline sports over rest and relaxation.