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Convenience on the fly: Airport vending machines now spit out puffer coats, shaving kits, cupcakes

1 hour 48 min ago

Travelers can now buy Sprinkles Cupcakes, Uniqlo down coats, CVS sundries, Stance socks and Dollar Shave Club kits from airport vending machines.


Family flying guide: Avoid these mistakes when you travel with kids

2 hours 35 min ago

Planning to travel with kids? Before you make plans or fly with your family, you'll want to read this.


12 children rescued after roller coaster stalls at Texas amusement park

2 hours 38 min ago

A dozen school-aged children were rescued after their train of roller coaster cars stalled at Wonderland Park in Amarillo, Texas.


Family trip ideas: 5 affordable vacations to take with your kids

4 hours 56 min ago

Don't know where to take the kids this summer? Try these budget-friendly spots across the country.


Camping stove review: The Optimus Hiker+ is small, dependable and easy to use

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 6:19pm

The Optimus Hiker+ camp stove is a portable, no-nonsense, self-contained liquid-fuel stove.


Airport security bins are gross; these antimicrobial replacements might help

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 5:41pm

Airport security bins carry more viruses and germs than other areas of an airport, according to one study.


Road tripping? Must-see attractions in every state

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 4:26pm

Road trips can be one of the best ways to experience the diversity of American landscapes and cultures. Check out the must-see roadside attractions.


May the force be with you: How to snag collectibles at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 4:02pm

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge opens on May 31 at Disneyland. Here's a look at how to score limited edition merchandise if you didn't get a reservation.


Carnival cruise ship reverses course, rescues man from sinking boat near Cozumel, Mexico

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 1:46pm

Carnival Paradise came to the rescue of a Mexican national whose boat was sinking in nearby waters — reversing course to bring him onboard.


Dry Tortugas National Park: An overlooked gem in the Florida Keys

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 1:24pm

Dry Tortugas, about 70 nautical miles west of Key West in Florida, is one of the least-visited national parks. But that’s exactly its appeal.


Here's what time NOT to leave for a Memorial Day trip

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 10:46am

The best time to leave for a Memorial Day trip was last week.


Lonely Planet's top Europe destinations in 2019

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 10:29am

Lonely Planet's annual list of top European destinations for this year is here, from Madrid, Spain, to Shetland, Scotland and more.


American just made it cheaper to travel with bikes, surfboards, skis and tubas

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 9:46am

American Airlines will now charge standard checked bag fees for items including bikes, surfboards and skis.


American Airlines blames mechanics for 2,200 flight delays, cancellations, warns of summer travel trouble

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:07pm

American Airlines says a slowdown by mechanics led to nearly 2,200 flight cancellations, delays since February and has intensified.


Relaxation on the road: 8 luxury hotels with world-class spas

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:53pm

Nothing relaxes quite like a proper spa treatment, and theses luxury resorts are making a splash with stunning settings and intricate treatments.


Aeroflot crew member winds up with broken leg after altercation with passenger

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:08pm

An intoxicated passenger on a recent Russian airline flight attempted to break into the cockpit and broke an employee's leg in the process.


Italy airport strike leads to hundreds of flight cancellations

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:56pm

Hundreds of flights will be canceled this week because of the strike.


Disneyland Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: What to know about opening day, rides, food and more

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:16pm

Disneyland's highly anticipated Star Wars Land opens May 31. Here's what we know about reservations, tickets and rides at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge.


Eiffel Tower closed down after intruder tries to climb up

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:13pm

The Eiffel Tower closed down on Monday after a man began trying to scale the Paris monument.


10 places where you can see endangered sea turtles hatch and help conservation efforts

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:16am

It's turtle nesting season, and it's a magical sight to behold. Here are 10 places where you can help them along.