Travel Destinations

Landslide in northern Malaysia kills 3, 11 more trapped

Oct 21, 2017

Officials say a landslide at a construction site in northern Malaysia has killed three foreign workers, with rescuers searching for 11 others feared trapped in the rubble

Malnourished lion captured outside Mexico's Puerto Vallarta

Oct 13, 2017

Mexican environmental protection officials say a 5-year-old female lion found malnourished and wandering the streets near Puerto Vallarta has been brought to a refuge in Mexico City

3 German tourists killed in traffic accident in Turkey

Oct 7, 2017

Turkey's official news agency says three German tourists were killed in a bus accident in a popular tourist destination.

Saratoga's oldest hotel opens after 4-year, $24M facelift

Oct 2, 2017

A 140-year-old Victorian-era hotel in a popular upstate New York tourist destination has reopened after a four-year, $24 million restoration

'Too many people': Refugee influx worries Bangladesh town

Sep 25, 2017

A miles-long beach makes Cox's Bazar Bangladesh's top tourist destination, but to the south, vast areas are now taken over by a sea of bamboo and plastic tents, homes for many of the more than 430,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled from Myanmar

Romania's Merry Cemetery offers visitors dark humor

Sep 20, 2017

Romania's Merry Cemetery located in a village in the northwest is a collection of more than 1,000 Orthodox crosses decorated with colorful epitaphs and naive drawings

College towns feel pinch from rental sites like Airbnb

Sep 20, 2017

College towns say they are feeling the pinch in the debate over whether short term rental sites like Airbnb have driven up housing costs

Stone Mountain another (huge) test for Confederate symbols

Aug 21, 2017

Stone Mountain, like a Mount Rushmore of the Confederacy, poses another (huge) test for Confederate symbols

Barcelona van attack kills 13 in agonizing repeat for Europe

Aug 18, 2017

A van veered onto a promenade and barreled down the busy walkway in Barcelona, Spain, killing 13 people and wounding dozens

The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

Aug 18, 2017

The Catalan government says an attack in the seaside resort town of Cambrils is linked to the vehicle attack on a popular Barcelona promenade that killed 13 people