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A Travel Story Where the Readers Take Us Away

Apr 10, 2020 • 5:00 AM ET Travel The New York Times  

Just when the idea of going places seemed irrelevant, a different kind of adventure came to …

New, larger wave of locusts threatens millions in Africa

Apr 10, 2020 • 3:58 AM ET Travel The Washington Times  

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Weeks before the coronavirus spread through much of the world, parts of Africa were already threatened by another kind of …

CDC extends 'no sail' order for cruise ships as industry ravaged by the coronavirus

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:46 PM ET Travel USA TODAY  

Cruise ships won't be hitting the high seas again anytime soon. A new CDC order says about 100 cruise ships near the U.S. must remain idle.           …

I got my airline to refund my ticket amid the pandemic; here's how to get one if you're eligible

Apr 9, 2020 • 8:00 PM ET Travel USA TODAY  

You are due a refund if the airline cancels your flight or changes it significantly, even during a pandemic. Here's a firsthand look at securing one. …

President Trump says another airline bailout measure is under discussion

Apr 9, 2020 • 7:22 PM ET Travel USA TODAY  

President Trump said his administration would be in talks with the airlines through the weekend about how to help the beleaguered aviation industry. …

What's open and closed this weekend: Beaches, parks and trails in Southern California

Apr 9, 2020 • 6:29 PM ET Travel Los Angeles Times  

As pandemic stay-at-home campaign presses on, public lands restrictions keep tightening …

Virus closes Rio's Copacabana Palace for first time ever

Apr 9, 2020 • 6:20 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Rio de Janeiro's stately Copacabana Palace hotel will close its doors Friday for the first time since its inauguration 96 years …

Coronavirus: Universal Orlando, Universal Studios Hollywood to stay closed through May 31

Apr 9, 2020 • 5:43 PM ET Travel USA TODAY  

Universal Orlando and Universal Studios Hollywood will stay closed through the end of May, the company said. Find out what to do if you have tickets. …

Crew member of cruise ship with virus cases dies in Florida

Apr 9, 2020 • 5:19 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

MIAMI (AP) - A crew member who was hospitalized for days after two ill-fated cruise ships with coronavirus patients were finally allowed to dock in …

Officials close Indiana state parks, trails to contain virus

Apr 9, 2020 • 5:14 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - State officials have closed trails at some of Indiana's most popular state parks and campgrounds in response to large crowds …

Georgia sees unemployment claims triple in virus lockdown

Apr 9, 2020 • 4:33 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - The number of Georgia workers seeking jobless benefits last week surged to more than 390,000, eclipsing the total number of …

Disney, Six Flags and Big Lots rise; Costco falls

Apr 9, 2020 • 4:23 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Thursday: JPMorgan Chase & Co., up $8.46 to $102.76. The Federal Reserve …

Epstein tied to $336K donated to Wexner Center at Ohio State

Apr 9, 2020 • 4:02 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A review released by Ohio State University on Thursday identified $336,000 in donations and pledges that the university …

Holiday magazine: The rise and fall of the glamorous mid-century travel publication

Apr 9, 2020 • 3:49 PM ET Travel The Washington Post  

A stylish new book by Pamela Fiori chronicles the life of the celeb-studded …

Coronavirus: Airlines all over the world park planes as pandemic plays out

Apr 9, 2020 • 3:46 PM ET Travel USA TODAY  

Thousands of planes are being stashed around the world due to decreased demand for domestic and international travel amid coronavirus.             …

Yellowstone closure likely to delay summer tourist season

Apr 9, 2020 • 1:14 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

CODY, Wyo. (AP) - Yellowstone National Park likely won't reopen until May or later, delaying the start of its traditional summer season for millions …

Cruise ship docks in New Orleans; Infected staying on board

Apr 9, 2020 • 12:26 PM ET Travel The Washington Times  

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Hundreds of Carnival cruise ship workers who have tested negative for the coronavirus disease disembarked in New Orleans and …

Alaska suspends burn permits to stop wildfires during virus

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:44 AM ET Travel The Washington Times  

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska Division of Forestry plans to suspend all burn permits in anticipation of the effects of the coronavirus on …

Police: Domestic violence on rise in Phoenix amid pandemic

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:38 AM ET Travel The Washington Times  

PHOENIX (AP) - Domestic violence has increased in Phoenix as more people remain home during the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said. The Phoenix …

Superlative churches: Big, beautiful and unusual cathedrals

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:36 AM ET Travel USA TODAY  

In honor of Easter weekend, here are some of the world's most impressive churches and cathedrals             …