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World War II Museum captures all that was gained, and lost, in a conflict that still fascinates
World War II Museum captures all that was gained, and lost, in a conflict that still fascinates

There may come a time when World War II ceases to be a source of fascination for millions of Americans, but for now, the subject matter continues to inspire historians, novelists, screenwriters — and everyone who is glued to the American Heroes Channel.Perhaps...

For the budget traveler who wants a little luxury, an Asian vacation may be the ticket thanks to an emerging home rental market
For the budget traveler who wants a little luxury, an Asian vacation may be the ticket thanks to an emerging home rental market

Let’s say I decide four friends and I are going to Phuket, Thailand, for a week in early April. I just found a $498 round-trip fare on China Eastern from LAX, including all taxes and fees. Now all I have to do is find a reasonably priced place for...

Where to eat in New Orleans, from comfort food to haute cuisine
Where to eat in New Orleans, from comfort food to haute cuisine
Really? 'Hollywood Burbank Airport' is catchier than the name of Bob Hope, a comic actor who entertained millions?
Really? 'Hollywood Burbank Airport' is catchier than the name of Bob Hope, a comic actor who entertained millions?
Universal Orlando ticket prices increase
Universal Orlando ticket prices increase
Highway 1 road trip is now a two-parter after storm-battered Big Sur bridge cracks and slides
Highway 1 road trip is now a two-parter after storm-battered Big Sur bridge cracks and slides

After being battered by above-average rain this winter, California’s coastal Highway 1 remains temporarily closed in several places roughly between Ragged Point and Carmel.That’s bad news for anyone considering a road trip this spring...

Round trip to Big D is just $168 on Southwest from LAX, and it's good through September
Round trip to Big D is just $168 on Southwest from LAX, and it's good through September

Avoid the craziness of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and get a low fare with a $168 Southwest round-trip flight to Dallas’ Love Field from LAX.The fare, subject to availability, is for travel through September. (Seats are scarce for July.) You...

This road race in the Nevada desert is 400 miles of hell--and wickedly good fun
This road race in the Nevada desert is 400 miles of hell--and wickedly good fun
Gerry Frank's picks: Find the best baked goods at Cannon Beach Bakery and Grand Central Bakery
Gerry Frank's picks: Find the best baked goods at Cannon Beach Bakery and Grand Central Bakery
Tales from a train: Travelers share stories of their journey
Tales from a train: Travelers share stories of their journey
Historic home of late Florida Gov. LeRoy Collins finally opening
Historic home of late Florida Gov. LeRoy Collins finally opening

TALLAHASSEE4 Months AgoAfter repeated delays, the mansion that was once home to one of Florida's most well-regarded governors is finally going to swing open its doors to the public. The Grove, a historic house that symbolizes much of the state's terrible...

Planning a visit to Cuba? You better find a guy to help you
Planning a visit to Cuba? You better find a guy to help you

Anyone traveling on their own in Cuba needs to "know a guy."7 Months Ago6 Months AgoCould be a woman, but enterprising locals typically offer a guy.Looking for a casa particular, a comfy room rented by friendly, licensed homeowners? Someone knows...

Timber companies sue over expansion of Oregon monument
Timber companies sue over expansion of Oregon monument
San Francisco marks 24.5 inches of rain since Oct. 1 as new storm lands
San Francisco marks 24.5 inches of rain since Oct. 1 as new storm lands
How to see the Oregon Shakespeare Festival on the cheap
How to see the Oregon Shakespeare Festival on the cheap
Love the star treatment? Two California hotels shine with new Forbes Five-Star ratings
Love the star treatment? Two California hotels shine with new Forbes Five-Star ratings

When it comes to the star treatment, think resorts instead of the red carpet. Two hotels and two spas in California have received the luxury high mark of Five Stars from the Forbes Travel Guide for the first time this year. That’s out of just 174 hotels...

Norwegian just picked a fight with other airlines by offering a $65 fare to Europe. The winner: You.
Norwegian just picked a fight with other airlines by offering a $65 fare to Europe. The winner: You.

No-frills airline Norwegian on Thursday started offering crazy-low prices on 10 routes between small New England airports and five cities in Ireland and Scotland. One-way fares are advertised as low as $65.Starting in mid-June, sale destinations from...

How is a blade born in N.C.? Find out, with A. Sharpe knife
How is a blade born in N.C.? Find out, with A. Sharpe knife
How to have a relaxing vacation in a city
How to have a relaxing vacation in a city
See this, skip that: Paris
See this, skip that: Paris
LA the world's most traffic-clogged city, study says
LA the world's most traffic-clogged city, study says

Low fuel rates and economic stability are straining the country's roadways, leading to congestion that expense U.S. drivers almost $300 billion in wasted gas and time last year, according to a new report released nowadays. Los Angeles had the worst targeted...

Valentine's treats at Goofy's Candy Co.
Valentine's treats at Goofy's Candy Co.

The biggest candy retailer at Walt Disney World is also 1 of the resort's most preferred areas come Feb. 14. Goofy's Candy Co., in Disney Springs, is a kid's sugar-infused dream come true. There are all the standard candies you'd locate at a sweets store...