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17 Apr
Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.In the past six years, airlines have overhauled the way they operate to adjust to this new reality.






17 Apr

Surveillance cameras capture a startled horse as it runs through the streets of Savannah, Ga. while pulling a carriage carrying five passengers from New York.








16 Apr
Virgin Galactic's customers will be riding Land Rover vehicles over rugged roads en route to their rendezvous with outer space, thanks to a newly announced partnership between the space travel company and the British automaker.






16 Apr
Joining a diverse roster of iconic American objects from Judy Garland's ruby slippers to the space shuttle Discovery, a nearly complete T. rex skeleton was welcomed to the Smithsonian Tuesday.
16 Apr
An increasing number of travelers — not just millennials — are shunning the double decker bus, questing for something rare and authentic and in some cases, even unplugged.






16 Apr
The bucolic, once laid-back campus of one of Thailand's top universities is under a security clampdown. Not against a terrorist threat, but against Chinese tourists.






15 Apr
Carefree travel has long been the province of backpackers, 20-somethings and other free spirits without mortgages, jobs and other worldly concerns.






15 Apr
An increasing number of travelers — not just millennials — are shunning the double decker bus, questing for something rare and authentic and in some cases, even unplugged.






15 Apr

Airlines have been known to add a little comedy to liven up the otherwise boring but important messages about in-flight safety.








15 Apr

Fuel prices are on the rise, just in time for spring break and summer vacation. Chris Clackum reports.








15 Apr
Dutch police have arrested a 14-year-old girl in Rotterdam after she sent American Airlines a threatening tweet on Sunday.






15 Apr
With satellite-based Wi-Fi, Internet speeds on jetliners are getting lightning fast. And airlines are finding that travelers expect connections in the air to rival those on the ground — and at lower cost.






14 Apr
The Unisphere, a 12-story steel globe in the Queens borough of New York City, is one of the many remnants of the 1964 World's Fair. The structure was cleaned and reinforced in 1994 and designated an official city landmark in 1995.






13 Apr

Pyongyang was filled with runners from all over the world on Sunday for the annual marathon, open to foreign amateurs for the first time.








12 Apr
Lots of apps claim they can help you fight jet lag. Now Michigan researchers say mathematical formulas suggest it's possible to adjust to new time zones a bit faster than previously thought, and they created their own free app to help.Doctors have long said exposure to light is key.






12 Apr

The auspicious date, already a popular day for weddings, is the last sequential calendar date in this century.








11 Apr
The traveling public loves to complain about Spirit Airlines.That's according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. PIRG Education Fund, which found that the low-cost carrier generated the most complaints for its size.Frontier Airlines ranked second, with American and United, the two largest U.






11 Apr
Airlines are about to start making more money off fliers.The pro: It won’t cost fliers a dime. The con: It includes more ads with creepily accurate targeting.






11 Apr
Vote for the best image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:






11 Apr

A bride relishes Ladies Day, elephant kisses for the New Year, the president's handshake thrills, Rwanda remembers, UConn sweeps NCAA & more








11 Apr
As travel horror stories go, this one is a doozy.A Cathay Pacific flight from New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport to Hong Kong wound up being a 34-hour journey — including a 15-hour unscheduled layover in Zhuhai, China — where the 256 passengers never left the plane.






11 Apr
As the hunt for missing MH370 continues, it has emerged that Malaysia Airlines lost all the black box voice recorder data from a plane after an engine failure forced it to turn back to London’s Heathrow Airport nearly two years ago, a report by British investigators said Thursday.






11 Apr
Need an excuse to indulge in a cup of Mayan-spiced drinking chocolate, a buttery scone or a smoked turkey sandwich on homemade ciabatta?






10 Apr
Hotel fans, start your engines.Plans are on track to open the world's first Ferrari Hotel in a new Ferrari Land theme park in 2016 in Spain, a company spokesman confirmed to CNBC on Wednesday.






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