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Bangkok's new $1.65 billion mega attraction

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 02:28:48 GMT

Pack your travel bags, grab your credit cards.

Going offline in the world's most connected city

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 03:27:55 GMT

With lightning fast internet speeds and free Wi-Fi pretty much everywhere, Seoul is a tech addict's dream city. But it's also home to some fantastic creative spaces and museums that will are worth disconnecting for.

Why some women won't eat out alone

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:01:15 GMT

Taking myself out to a local Japanese restaurant for dinner shouldn't have been a big deal, but it became one before I even picked up my chopsticks.

Five dances that capture the magic of India

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:13:08 GMT

Whether it's lyrical movements, classical Indian style or a hip-hop take on the wildly popular Bollywood genre, dance is, without a doubt, one of the great visual icons of India.

A national museum where veterans, not war, come first

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:13:04 GMT

Military museums across the United States and around the world often offer visitors glimpses of world wars, commemorating the men and women who sacrificed their lives for their country.

From the beaches in the south to the Himalayas in the north, India's beauty is vast and varied. Check out these photos of India's 30 most amazing places.

Why travelers are crashing Indian weddings

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 05:36:18 GMT

Always fantasized about attending a big blow-out India wedding, complete with days of celebration, delicious food, vibrant interiors and spectacular clothing?

California's least-known airport is making a comeback

More than 100 US Marines are due on Catalina Island, 20 miles off the California coast, early next year to rebuild the main runway at the Airport in the Sky, a 3,000-foot-long asphalt strip built almost eight decades ago.

These pilots fly 100-year-old airplanes

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 23:09:05 GMT

As historians mark exactly a century since the end of World War I, a group of pilots take to the air in a museum's vintage airplanes, bringing a bygone era back to life.

A hotel with emotion-themed rooms

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:58:59 GMT

Smoking or nonsmoking? One bed or two? Street view or garden view? When it comes to choosing a hotel room, some people let their hearts make the decision.

Chilling photos of Antarctica expeditions

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 11:48:36 GMT

Henry Worsley is in the middle of nowhere. At every direction there is merely glistening whiteness, low glaring sun as far as the eye can see, reflecting off the blinding white snow.

World's best boutique hotel revealed

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 23:39:51 GMT

From the stunning Indonesian paradise island of Bali to the romantic streets of Lisbon, these unique luxury hotels have been named as the best on the planet.

10 abandoned hotels for the curious traveler

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:14:18 GMT

Luxury hotels and resorts conjure images of carefree travel, designer furnishings, lavish restaurants and the well-to-do milling about in grand fashion. But all that can change in rapid time, leaving decay and squalor in its place.

British Airways sued by tourist 'wedged next to obese passenger'

A tourist is suing British Airways, claiming he suffered injury and loss of earnings from having to sit next to an obese passenger on a 12-hour flight.

New Zealand asks travelers to help protect the environment

Travelers arriving in New Zealand are being asked to agree to the "Tiaki Promise," wherein they pledge to be good stewards of the environment during their trip.

30 of India's most beautiful places

India is a land of otherworldly landscapes from stunning lakes, rolling plains and the snow-capped Himalayas to buildings of worldwide acclaim. See 30 of India's most beautiful places.

40 Korean foods we can't live without

These 40 dishes are essential to the Korean heart, soul and digestive tract, including kimchi, bibimbap, sundae (a type of sausage) and mudfish soup.

Cliff-jumping off Ireland's Atlantic coast

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:55:34 GMT

If someone told you to jump into an often tumultuous and always frigid North Atlantic Ocean from a 30-foot-high cliff in Ireland, would you do it?

Ski down the roof of this new Swiss hotel

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:20:29 GMT

Until now, skiing off hotel roofs has been an exploit reserved for James Bond stunt doubles and drunken fools with a penchant for plaster casts.

A fairytale Italian castle wedding for $100?

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:33:25 GMT

Ever dreamed of tying the knot in a fairytale castle in Italy? You can now rent one for just over $100 -- and the whole place will be exclusively yours. 

World's 'most excellent' airline revealed has announced the winners in its Airline Excellence Awards for 2019, but which airline is No. 1? Hint: This Asia-based airline has the world's longest nonstop flight.

US Marines will 'invade' this airport

Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:53:50 GMT

When pilots land safely on a California resort island next year, they can credit a US Marine Corps "invasion."

Airplane so big it needs special hangar doors

The Airbus A380 superjumbo proves too big for hangar at Munich Airportin Germany, so special doors have been built to allow its tail to stick out.

World's 'most excellent' airline named

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:40:40 GMT

Air New Zealand gets regular kudos for innovating everything from in-flight services to safety videos, its funky films featuring Hobbits and other famous Kiwis.

Stinky fruit grounds Indonesian plane

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:31:46 GMT

A cargo of durian caused an Indonesian plane to be temporarily grounded after passengers complained about the fruit's room-clearing stench in the cabin.

Drivers beware: Salmon crossing

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 19:50:56 GMT

Why did the salmon cross the road?

Mayakoba: A relaxing vacation realized

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:12:53 GMT

I wanted to take my family on a relaxing vacation. Note that I didn't say an exciting vacation, or a mind-broadening one. I just wanted something easy.

This Tex Mex BBQ is the real deal

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:43:07 GMT

Miguel Vidal remembers the moment when he knew what he would serve at his new restaurant, even though it was still a dream.

Atlanta Food Blogger Erica Key takes Aladdin's Genie on a Little Italia food tour