Travel Destinations

Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to drought

May 23, 2017

South Africa's city of Cape Town is telling people to severely restrict water use because of the area's worst drought in more than a century

India landslide strands 13,000 pilgrims near Hindu site

May 19, 2017

An official says a landslide has stranded about 13,000 pilgrims near a revered Hindu temple site in northern India

16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

May 18, 2017

Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey.

Mexico disarms local police in Pacific tourist destination

May 17, 2017

Federal and state authorities have detained 60 people and disarmed local police infiltrated by organized crime in the Pacific coast tourist destination of Zihuatanejo

Tour bus tips over in Turkey, killing at least 24 people

May 13, 2017

Turkish authorities say at least 24 people have died and 11 others are in critical condition after a tour bus tipped over.

Duke Energy spars with Civil Rights museum over power bills

May 11, 2017

Duke Energy could cut power to the International Civil Rights Center & Museum in a dispute over an $18,244 credit deposit

Destination Montreal: A perfect family getaway

May 10, 2017

A few days in Montreal makes a perfect family getaway _ and this year's a good time to go thanks to exchange rates and Montreal's 375th

Climbing Mount Tai: 6,000 steps up China's sacred mountain

May 9, 2017

Taishan, or Mount Tai, is China's most sacred mountain

For blues fans, Mississippi Delta has many stories to tell

Apr 20, 2017

Fans of the blues traveling the Mississippi Delta will find all kinds of attractions there, from museums to live music clubs

Hot air balloon accident in Turkey kills Frenchman; 7 hurt

Apr 9, 2017

Turkey's transport ministry says a hot air balloon in central Turkey has hit a high-voltage transmission line and crashed near a popular tourist destination killing a French tourist and injuring at least seven people