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Mission possible: Teens unplugged on a family vacation

Mission possible: Teens unplugged on a family vacation

Mumbai (CNN) — When we told our two teens they had to leave their phones at home for an upcoming trip to India, they looked at us as if we were asking them to give up a kidney. Imagine your kids unplugged for a day let alone a month in India during the monsoon. But […]

Fall travel 2018: 10 best places to go around the world

Fall travel 2018: 10 best places to go around the world

(CNN) — The end of summer doesn’t mean the end to your fun. Some folks think the best season for travel is about to arrive. We’ve done our homework to come up with 10 of the best places to go in the fall of 2018 and what to do there when you arrive at your […]

Egypt opens up 4,000-year-old hidden tomb

Egypt opens up 4,000-year-old hidden tomb

(CNN) — An ancient Egyptian tomb hidden away from public eyes for more than 80 years has opened near Giza, the home of the ancient pyramids. The 4,000-year-old Tomb of Mehu belonged to a high-ranking official. Archeologists say its colorful wall decorations shed light on how Egyptians lived more than a thousand years before the […]

America's best urban national parks

America's best urban national parks

(CNN) — Many travelers hear the words “national park” and immediately imagine vast expanses of land with no people around for miles. But there’s much more to America’s National Parks Service than destinations such as Joshua Tree and Yellowstone. Quite a few of the country’s designated parks and historic sites are in urban sections of […]

Disneyland sells booze to public for first time

Disneyland sells booze to public for first time

(CNN) — After more than 60 years of teetotal fun, Disneyland Resort in California will begin serving alcohol to the general public in 2019. It’s a watershed travel moment — right now if you fancy a beer between roller coaster rides, your only choice is to bag an invite to the enigmatic and private Club […]

Huge airplane hidden in hangar

Huge airplane hidden in hangar

Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) — On the outskirts of Kiev, somewhere between the city’s Nyvky and Sviatoshyn metro stations, sits a drab industrial building that you could drive past a thousand times without guessing it contains an extraordinary secret. Inside can be found the unfinished chapter of one of the greatest feats of Soviet aviation ever […]

Airport hotels with the best runway views

Airport hotels with the best runway views

(CNN) — Airports are fascinating places, yet with the rush of check-in, security lines and boarding gates as we head out on our travels, we often don’t have time to truly experience them. Next time you fly, you could experience a view of the airport rarely seen by passengers if you choose to stay in […]

A moon beach here on Earth

A moon beach here on Earth

(CNN) — Dazzling white rock formations, hidden caves and breathtaking beaches contrast with arresting blue seas to make Milos one of the most impressive islands in Greece. This craggy volcanic island in the Aegean Sea is the most southwesterly of the Cyclades group, and is where the Venus de Milo, the most graceful marble statue […]

Dirtiest place in the airport revealed

Dirtiest place in the airport revealed

(CNN) — What’s the most germ-filled spot in an airport? The bathrooms? Those crowded waiting areas? The passport checking counter? Surprisingly, none of the above. A new study from a team of experts from the UK’s University of Nottingham and the Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare, published in the BMC Infectious Diseases journal, […]

The first truly American cuisine is having a revival

The first truly American cuisine is having a revival

Editor’s Note — Where present, the chef’s tribal affiliation is noted in parentheses. (CNN) — Without measuring any ingredients, Southwestern Pueblo chef Norma Naranjo scoops handfuls of flour, baking powder, salt and shortening into a stainless steel bowl. Naranjo dribbles in tepid water as she kneads the simple ingredients into dough. When it becomes pillowy, […]

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