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SANTA ROSA, Calif. - Some Northern California residents who fled their houses nearly two weeks ago as wildfires threatened them started returning home Friday to see what is still standing. ......
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 9:45 a.m. The number of buildings destroyed by this month's California's wildfires has been boosted again, to 8,400 from 7,
The dramatic Abbots Grange, which is nestled in the lea of Broadway hill, the Cotswolds, was originally constructed for the Abbot of Pershore, but is now the industry's best B&B for travellers.
UK children are still being taken on foreign holidays during academic term-time - regardless of both £60 fines and government warnings to the contrary, new data reveals.
Mass shootings, potential terrorist attacks and natural disasters lead to a spate of new travel advisories.
Some vineyards were wiped out by devastating wildfires. But many, plus hotels, parks and restaurants, are reopening.
UK children are still being taken on foreign holidays during academic term-time - regardless of both £60 fines and government warnings to the contrary, new data reveals.
“Eat, drink, give!” says the promotion for a $30 food and wine tasting Sunday at Rutherford Hill Winery in Napa Valley. All proceeds from the event will go to local organizations that are help
The skyline of Disney Springs is changing again. Demolition of the DisneyQuest building has begun, making room for a new attraction called the NBA Experience. The structure has been being prepped for
The Kodiak Queen forms the centrepiece of a unique new dive site and underwater sculpture called The Maverick BVI Art Reef, located just off Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands.
The modest igloo has been given a modern overhaul thanks to a Finnish company that has created 24 luxury glass in Lapland.
Defensive barriers have been put up in the Cornish town of Fowey by the Environment Agency on roads most likely to be swamped as 70mph Storm Brian arrives.
From California to New York, ghost stories help unlock the truth about historical sites of all kinds.
A luxurious 48-acre private island oozing Gatsbyesque vibes on the gold coast of Long Island is hitting the market for a whopping $125million. It was built by J.P. Morgan's grandson Junius Morgan.
The sleeping quarters presented here are the 10 nominees for being named World’s Sexiest Bedroom by Mr & Mrs Smith, the travel club for lovers of extremely ship-shape hotels.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Couples who marry in civil ceremonies have been banned from taking wedding photos outside places of worship in a Cyprus region known for hosting destination weddings, a senio
Former airline pilot and aviation safety consultant John Cox answers questions from USA TODAY readers about flying.             
Although the Great Lakes make up the world’s largest body of freshwater, the inland seas are often overlooked.             
SPONSORED. This summer may be well and truly over, but there is plenty more to look forward to and there’s nothing quite like having your next big adventure on the cards already.
Fall produce and pumpkins overflow at Montreal's Jean Talon and Atwater Markets. Get a sneak peek of gourds and more on our photo tour.             
British men are more likely to be guilty of excessive drinking than women, according to a study, consuming almost double the amount of alcohol in-flight compared to women.
The work of the artist and architect — and the meditation and reflection it inspires — can be experienced in New England cities large and small.
Online services like When in Roam try to tailor itineraries to each traveler, using professional concierges. But hotel concierges favor face time.
French pastries and butter have become so popular abroad that the increased demand led to a mini shortage of the dairy product in French supermarkets. The price of butter has risen 60 percent in a ye
SAN ANTONIO - Remember the Alamo? A new Texas battle is brewing over how best to do so. Land Commissioner George P. Bush is overseeing a 7-year revamp of the shrine ......
BOSTON - The newly refurbished USS Constitution is taking its first spin under sail in three years. Friday's joyride from Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston to Fort Independence on Castle Island ......
PLYMOUTH, N.H. - The Museum of the White Mountains at Plymouth State University has started an online database of 19th century artists who were drawn to the scenic beauty of ...
OTTAWA - Travellers who are prescribed marijuana for medical reasons now have fewer hurdles to clear at airport screening points. Transport Minister Marc Garneau's office confirms that airport screen
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Fed
A Quebec man is trying to sue an airline after he was allegedly served sparkling wine instead of champagne on a flight.
The newest train in Central Florida dips, curves and echoes European sleekness during its three-minute, 1.25- mile dash between the existing and the future at Orlando International Airport.The newly i
A Quebec man is trying to sue an airline after he was allegedly served sparkling wine instead of champagne on a flight.
Flying rights are governed by EU-wide deals and because it is not part of the WTO, the aviation sector has no fallback to protect flights if there is no deal between Britain and the EU.
SAN FRANCISCO - California Gov. Jerry Brown issued an executive order to speed up recovery as fire authorities say they've stopped the progress of wildfires that have killed at least ...
Airstream's latest product, the recently-unveiled Globetrotter, offers its loyal customers a refreshing European twist - with an interior design inspired by the continent.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The house where Rosa Parks lived after sparking the Montgomery bus boycott will be returned to the United States from Germany and displayed for three months in ......
MILAN (AP) — A 52-year-old tourist from Spain was killed Thursday by falling masonry in one of Florence’s most famous churches, the Basilica of Santa Croce. The church, a top tourist attracti
MILAN (AP) — Falling masonry in one of Florence’s most famous churches killed a 52-year-old tourist from Spain on Thursday, the Italian news agency ANSA reported. The tourist and his wife wer
ORANGE CITY, Iowa — A conservative city in northwest Iowa is hosting its first pride festival to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. The Sioux City Journal reports that Orange
NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue has stopped selling tickets on a dozen smaller travel websites in hopes of driving customers to the airline’s own site and reducing the company’s costs. The airl
Hundreds of firefighters tried to quell the blaze, which broke out at around 3am local time, but were unable to stop the flames from consuming the lakeside Kandawgyi Palace Hotel.
Pasta lovers of the world, take note: Your favorite noodles may be coming to a cruise ship near you. Princess Cruises has added a new celebrity chef to its lineup, and his specialty is Italian foo
When we sisters-in-law (one in California, the other in Nevada) agreed to a midway Western weekend for the brothers, we should have known better. The setting and scenery would be grand, the river
Saint Bernard Wilfred, from Widnes, Cheshire, goes on weekly adventures with single dad Jon Morgan, 42, and 11-year-old schoolgirl Hollie Morgan across the UK's landscapes.
Symphony of the Seas will measure 230,000 tons and carry more than 6,000 passengers.             
Travelers preparing for one of the busiest times of the year may want to take some time to bone up on tips and tricks to make their journeys easier by attending Times Travel Talks on Nov. 12. This
Fight the urge to hole up inside this fall and winter and explore these four great escapes across the state.             
Slip away from the crowds, wander down cobblestone lanes and get a first-hand look at how the locals live.             
In honor of Diwali, explore authentic Indian food at these eateries across the country.             
Passenger Daniel Macduff is suing Toronto-based Sunwing for serving sparkling wine during a flight to Cuba, despite marketing the flight as having 'champagne service'.
Passenger Daniel Macduff is suing Toronto-based Sunwing for serving sparkling wine during a flight to Cuba, despite marketing the flight as having 'champagne service'.
The beautiful pure white owl was photographed at a secret location, on private land, just outside of Durham City Centre.
The lake, in Russia's Siberia, is a natural wonder of 'exceptional value to evolutionary science' meriting a listing as a World Heritage Site by Unesco.
MAUI, Hawaii - Maui firefighters are battling a sizable brush fire that has closed a highway and forced evacuations. Fire officials tell the Star Advertiser that the fire was about a ......
Researchers in Germany have documented a steep decline in flying insects at dozens of nature reserves. It is thought the decline could be caused by agricultural pesticides.
New Yorkers with a taste for an expensive city staple will have an opportunity to try the $1,000 bagel when it returns to the city next month. The Westin New York ......
At only an hour’s domestic flight away from Nairobi, Diani Beach is becoming one of the most popular sun, sea and sand destinations in Kenya.
At only an hour’s domestic flight away from Nairobi, Diani Beach is becoming one of the most popular sun, sea and sand destinations in Kenya.
PETALUMA, Calif. - The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 1:50 p.m. California fire officials have reported significant progress on containing wildfires that have ravaged parts of Nor
LUCKNOW, India - India's famed monument of love, the white marble Taj Mahal, is finding itself at the heart of a political storm, with some members of the country's ruling ......
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