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What happens when travelers test positive for Covid on vacation?
Sun, 24 Oct 2021 11:44:41 GMT
There's no denying that going on vacation has become a lot more complicated due to Covid-19.
A cyclist survived an attack from a 500-pound bear by kicking the animal after it charged toward him
Mon, 25 Oct 2021 20:55:45 GMT
A cyclist lived to tell his tale after a bear attacked him while riding alone in Cantwell, Alaska.
In Kenya, your next coffee could be a 'camel-ccino'
Mon, 18 Oct 2021 08:14:52 GMT
While tea may be Kenya's largest export, a new beverage is brewing in central Nairobi: cappuccinos made with a splash of camel's milk.
A small Australian town's attempt to lure Chris Hemsworth has gone viral. Here's how the actor responded
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 15:13:40 GMT
An Australian town's mission to convince actor Chris Hemsworth to visit has paid off after the actor gave a surprise response to their creative campaign video.
Bali now open to tourists from 19 countries
Thu, 14 Oct 2021 06:52:57 GMT
Indonesia's Bali and Riau Islands are reopening to visitors from 19 countries starting Thursday, according to the country's Minister of Maritime Affairs and Investment, Luhut Binsar Panjaitan.
How she was chosen to be the only tourist in Bhutan
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 07:23:00 GMT
Fran Bak never read "Eat, Pray, Love."
Yellowstone sets September and year-to-date attendance records
Thu, 14 Oct 2021 20:28:38 GMT
Yellowstone National Park has done it again.
Sheep replace cars as they cross Madrid en route to winter pastures
Sun, 24 Oct 2021 14:01:52 GMT
The streets of Madrid were filled with sheep and the clanking of bells on Sunday as shepherds guided their flocks through the heart of the Spanish capital, following ancient seasonal herding routes.
Royal Caribbean announces nine-month world cruise
Sat, 23 Oct 2021 10:36:34 GMT
It would've been unthinkable 12 months ago as the cruise industry reeled from the effects of Covid, but one operator is now offering an epic new voyage that will last nine months and take travelers to more than 150 destinations.
Singapore Airlines to fly A380 on 60-minute flight
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 09:24:09 GMT
The Airbus A380 is designed for long-haul flying, thanks to its hefty size and famously quiet inflight experience.
The hotel dog that saved its owner's life
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 15:32:42 GMT
Italy's Cinque Terre region was hit by a devastating flood in October 2011. But one hotelier's life was saved by his dog, Leo -- and they now run a popular hotel together.
Tourist returns Harrison Ford's credit card after star loses it in Italy
Mon, 25 Oct 2021 15:08:31 GMT
It was the saga of Indiana Jones and the Lost Ark, or in this case Harrison Ford and the lost credit card.
Scientists find rare fish trapped, and it nearly breaks their scale
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 09:44:58 GMT
The fish is nine and half feet long and scientists believe it could weigh more than 4,000 pounds.
How Italy's high-speed trains helped kill Alitalia
Thu, 14 Oct 2021 16:21:51 GMT
Alitalia takes to the skies for the last time on October 14. Did Italy's status as the only country in the world with two competing high-speed rail networks play a part in its national airline's fall?
Regenerative travel is protecting Colombia's coral reefs
Fri, 15 Oct 2021 19:55:37 GMT
San Andres is one of Colombia's most popular beach destinations in the country. Meet the local entrepreneur and diver who has been spearheading the island's regenerative tourism efforts since 2013.
Everest's 100 years of destiny and death on the roof the world
Mon, 25 Oct 2021 14:44:09 GMT
It's a fact every school child knows: Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world.
Southwest Airlines canceled her entire family's flights and they missed her wedding day
Wed, 13 Oct 2021 22:01:07 GMT
What was supposed to be a special day over the weekend instead became an emotional roller coaster for a bride whose family couldn't attend her wedding after Southwest Airlines canceled thousands of flights around the country.
$80M superyacht concept has a 'gaping hole'
Fri, 15 Oct 2021 13:04:14 GMT
Previous offerings include a yacht in the form of a swan and another devised to resemble a shark, but Lazzarini Design Studio's latest superyacht concept may be one of its most daring yet.
Airbus A380: Where to fly in a superjumbo as aviation returns
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 09:14:08 GMT
The Covid-19 pandemic threatened to render the A380 obsolete. But as international travel resumes, airlines including Singapore Airlines and British Airways are getting their superjumbos back into the sky.
Italy reveals its new national airline
Mon, 18 Oct 2021 09:08:10 GMT
They've long dominated the food and fashion worlds, this year they've dominated sports, and now they're aiming for the skies.
Saudi Arabia to launch enormous oil themed 'extreme park'
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:10:11 GMT
Saudi Arabia may be trying to reduce its dependency on oil, but that hasn't stopped the Arabic kingdom from using its petroleum industry as inspiration for a brand new tourist attraction.
Sydney mayor has plans for a swimmable harbor
Mon, 25 Oct 2021 03:06:05 GMT
Clover Moore, the lord mayor of Sydney, has presented an ambitious plan that imagines the city's legendary harbor as a swimming pool.
Thailand to allow some vaccinated tourists to bypass quarantine
Tue, 12 Oct 2021 16:26:54 GMT
Thailand has taken another step toward fully reopening to tourism by allowing fully vaccinated tourists from a handful of approved countries to bypass quarantine from November 1.
Europeans were enjoying blue cheese and beer 2,700 years ago, ancient poop shows
Wed, 13 Oct 2021 16:09:13 GMT
Iron Age Europeans enjoyed foods that are still part of our diet today -- like blue cheese and beer -- new research studying ancient poop has shown.
Here's who will be able to get into the US more easily -- and whose trip just got harder
Wed, 13 Oct 2021 21:30:56 GMT
Another bit of welcome news for travelers clamoring to get into the United States came Tuesday with the announcement that land borders with Canada and Mexico will reopen to fully vaccinated visitors in November.
Celebrating the tastes of Chinese American bakeries
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 01:44:41 GMT
In an age when Chinese food is no longer foreign to international audiences, with diners willing to embrace its many regional cuisines, there's one culinary area that has yet to receive much attention globally -- baking.
Meet the luxury travel agent who plans trips for former US presidents and world leaders
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 08:40:05 GMT
On a personal trip to Ethiopia in 2015, former US President George W. Bush encountered a pleasant surprise.
When your home becomes a tourist attraction
Mon, 18 Oct 2021 01:16:28 GMT
Have you ever looked at a beautiful little mews house in London and thought "it must be so amazing to live there?"
United States reopening plans: Here's what travelers need to know
Tue, 26 Oct 2021 19:09:10 GMT
The United States' new international travel policies are just weeks away from going into effect.
CDC moves large European country to its highest level of Covid-19 travel risk
Tue, 26 Oct 2021 04:58:28 GMT
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added just one new location to its list of "very high" risk travel destinations this week.