British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown completed the first nonstop transatlantic flight in 1919. An egg-shaped monument in Ireland marks this moment in aviation history.
We're told to eat our five a day, get 150 minutes of exercise a week -- and now a weekly blast of The Great Outdoors might one day be part of recommended guidelines too.
Down to its last 469 residents, the island of Arranmore, off the west coast of County Donegal, is appealing to Americans to move there, offering high speed internet, beautiful beaches and a sense of community.
You don't need to be a gambler to enjoy Las Vegas, since it's also known as the entertainment capital of the world.
Just like in the artisan neighborhoods of old European towns, each section of the factory floor is dominated by a particular craft.
It was the scene of the world's worst ever nuclear disaster, but three decades later Chernobyl is emerging as one of the planet's hottest tourism tickets after a new TV series.
Cruising Halong Bay has long been one of the top things to do when visiting Vietnam.
What you can do before, during and after your trip to stop sickness.
Travel to Cuba has become more difficult -- and more confusing -- for US citizens and travelers subject to American jurisdiction.
A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight at Manchester Airport caused severe delays after opening the emergency exit door in an attempt to reach the bathroom.
Tracey Cheatham didn't come to Kenya for the animals. She came for the people.
Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic is home to a Roman Catholic church decorated with grisly remains exhumed in the 15th century.
Ever pointed your camera at a gorgeous star-filled sky, clicked the shutter and then checked the shot to find nothing but darkness and a nagging sense of your own foolishness?
For more than 40 years, Kenya's Sheldrick Wildlife Trust has been rescuing orphaned elephants, raising them by hand and rehabilitating them into the wild. Here's why they do it
Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern, Zoë Kravitz and Shailene Woodley are the human stars of "Big Little Lies," the television adaptation of Liane Moriarty's story of the same name.
Shrouded in thick rainforest and centuries of mystery, the ancient Mayan city of Tikal is one of the greatest overlooked sites of antiquity in the West.
A kaleidoscope of diverse languages, beliefs and religious practices, India is home to some of the world's most spectacular temples. From the Sikh Golden Temple in Amritsar to the Buddist Mahabodhi Temple in Jharkhand, learn more about the incredible of these places of worship.
Whether it's bringing foraging to the forefront of the culinary landscape or finding ways to make familiar flavors stand out, chefs across Africa are pushing the envelope when it comes to food. Meet three African chefs who are taking cuisine on the continent to new heights
Jerusalem's Old City is many things: sacred to three major faiths, a UNESCO World Heritage Site -- and now, wheelchair accessible.
Passengers at London's Heathrow Airport could soon pass through security without removing liquids and laptops from hand luggage, under plans to introduce high-tech 3D scanners to help ease queuing times.
From Sweden's Midsummer to Eastern Europe's Kupala, the summer solstice celebrates the longest day of the year and the romance that comes with it. Learn about solstice traditions around the world.
If you were planning a trip to Seoul, South Korea to ride the intense Gyro Drop free-fall amusement park ride after seeing the video currently circulating on social media, you will be disappointed.
Turkey is climbing aboard a new trend in underwater tourism, sinking an Airbus jet off its northwestern coast to serve as a diving hotspot.
Venice is straining under the huge numbers of visitors that flock to see its canals and architecture. The Italian city has plans to restrict them, but will these measures allay fears it will become a theme park?
Tourism boosts economies around the world. But for many countries, the balance is shifting. Cities like Venice are tackling the challenges mass tourism can bring.
Here are a few exciting, strange and fascinating stops and destinations to suit every dad, from artsy to outdoorsy and everything in between.
Down to its last 469 residents, the island of Arranmore, off the west coast of County Donegal in Ireland, is appealing to Americans to move there, offering high speed internet, beautiful beaches and a sense of community.
The Irish island of Arranmore is billing itself as "the most connected island in the world" in an effort to reverse its population decline.
A UK study has found that spending two hours per week in parks, woodland or on the beach has a positive impact on mental and physical health and wellbeing
California cuisine is known to be fresh and healthy. So, it is no surprise you can great food at the airport!