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Airport hotels with the best runway views
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 02:11:51 GMT
Airports are fascinating places, yet with the rush of check-in, security lines and boarding gates as we head out on our travels, we often don't have time to truly experience them.
Asia's most beautiful heritage hotels
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 23:45:09 GMT
Creaky wooden floors, teak antiques, afternoon tea, marble staircases. There's just something magical about a hotel with some history.
Huge spelling mistake on Cathay Pacific plane
This livery typo is making news. Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific spelled its own name wrong on the side of one of its Boeing 777s.
As the pair eats eyeballs, rides camels and parties on a bus in Kenya, they discover that 'we're all the same, even through our differences.'
The first truly American cuisine is having a revival
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:01:38 GMT
Without measuring any ingredients, Southwestern Pueblo chef Norma Naranjo scoops handfuls of flour, baking powder, salt and shortening into a stainless steel bowl.
Travelers saved after emergency Facebook post
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:01:45 GMT
Mikey Lythcott and his friend Stacey Eno were left dying on a remote Indonesian hillside after a scooter accident. On the barely conscious, he managed to post a plea for help on Facebook. This is what happened next.
World's most popular destination revealed
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 09:12:36 GMT
Those hoping their favorite global city will be a bit less crowded the next time they visit are in for a disappointment.
Dirtiest place in the airport revealed
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 21:17:16 GMT
What's the most germ-filled spot in an airport? The bathrooms? Those crowded waiting areas? The passport checking counter? You might be surprised to learn the results of a study carried out at an airport in Finland.
Italian city bans eating in the street
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:05:02 GMT
Italy might be the home of al fresco dining, but in the city of Florence a new law has banned eating in the streets of its historic center, with fines imposed of nearly $600.
Captain Cook's ship Endeavour may have been found off the US coast
Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour may have been found off the US coast, some 17,000 kilometers from Australia, the country with which it's most famously associated.
Going to Berlin? Here's where to stay
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 19:51:01 GMT
History and creativity are twin forces that run through Berlin, and the hotels in the capital of Germany reflect this. The mix makes for an interesting lineup of choices.
The mud volcano capital of the world
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 17:16:38 GMT
Stretching to the horizon, the gray-white earth rises in peaks, like a well-whipped meringue petrified into mud and rock.
Can Thailand's Phi Phi Islands be saved?
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 09:03:23 GMT
That Thailand's Phi Phi Islands are among the country's most popular beach destinations should come as little surprise to anyone.
Disneyland sells booze to public for first time
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 16:05:56 GMT
After more than 60 years of teetotal fun, Disneyland Resort in California will begin serving alcohol to the general public in 2019.
Aretha Franklin gets respect from the NYC subway
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 19:35:29 GMT
Two subway stops in New York City, both called Franklin Avenue, are getting "Respect" signs in tribute to Aretha Franklin.
Free admission to nearly 1,500 US museums
Nearly 1,500 US museums are participating in Museum Day on Saturday, September 22. Museum Day is hosted by Smithsonian magazine.
Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour was the first European ship to reach Australia. It's been lost for hundreds of years, but researchers think they may have finally located the historic ship.
A moon beach here on Earth
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 09:33:26 GMT
Dazzling white rock formations, hidden caves and breathtaking beaches contrast with arresting blue seas to make Milos one of the most impressive islands in Greece.
Huge airplane hidden in hangar
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 12:11:27 GMT
One of the world's biggest airplanes lies in a hangar outside Kiev, Ukraine, awaiting completion since the collapse of the Soviet Union decades ago. Will this enormous plane ever take off?
After months-long volcanic eruptions, Hawaii park is set to re-open, but warns visitors to be extra careful
The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is set to re-open on Saturday, but officials are warning of the damage and hazards that the Kilauea volcano eruption in May 2018 left behind.
Is this the future of cruise ships?
The brand new Celebrity Edge ship uses a radical engineering concept to create cabins with epic panoramas that experts say could be a game-changer for the cruise industry.
Bolivian chefs are trading colonial cuisine for national pride
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:25:13 GMT
Midway through a 17-course tasting menu at Gustu, a La Paz restaurant where dinner and drinks for two could cost more than many Bolivians could afford, a plate arrived bearing three translucent cubes of ceviche.
Aircraft hits blood-boiling height
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 08:26:39 GMT
Airbus Perlan Mission II achieves a new altitude record by flying at more than 76,000 feet over El Calafate, Argentina
The world's best luxury hotel brands
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 15:40:32 GMT
LTI -- Luxury Travel Intelligence -- has rounded up the best hotel brands for when you want a vacation that oozes luxe and opulence.
CNN Travel got a sneak peek of new cruise liner, Celebrity Edge, designed to revolutionize the cruise ship industry with its unique features.
Huge spelling mistake on Cathay Pacific plane
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:50:42 GMT
Sometimes, a massive typo is right in front of your eyes and you can't see it.
America's best urban national parks
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 12:00:55 GMT
Many travelers hear the words "national park" and immediately imagine vast expanses of land with no people around for miles.
How to design an airplane cabin
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:13:05 GMT
Designing aircraft is probably the best job in the world," says Paul Priestman of London-based design consultancy PriestmanGoode, grinning ear to ear. "It's brilliant."
Legendary Aussie airplane brought back to life
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:14:04 GMT
Classic Lockheed Super Constellation from 1950s rescued from years of decay on Manila airfield and restored as the legendary aircraft that brought Qantas to the world.