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Check Out The 18 Most Dangerous Roads In The World

You would be wise to avoid these most dangerous roads in the world….Especially if you’re a speed freak…. When it comes to road safety, nothing
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Guest's horror as she spots a hidden camera while taking a shower in a Travelodge room: Management 'claimed device was for maintenance purposes

A young woman went for a shower in her Travelodge hotel room... and found a hidden camera beside the unit. Harmony Hachey, 23, spotted a small...
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The 10 best cities in the world, according to travelers

Travel + Leisure just released its World's Best Awards for 2015. The awards are based on a survey that includes responses from thousands of experienced travelers. Along...
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Stunning images show daredevil couple cling on to Rio de Janeiro's 2,769-foot Pedra de Gavea to 'feel alive'

While some people live life on the edge, here's a daredevil couple who take the concept to a whole new level. Leonardo Edson Pereira, 23, and...
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Glastonbury from the air: Amazing aerial photos show how a city the size of YORK has sprung up in just one day as 175,000 revellers descended on Somerset countryside

Incredible pictures taken from the skies above Glastonbury show how the sprawling festival that has sprung up in just a day is the same size...
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Ocean of Love: We Met on a Boat in the Pacific Ocean

    Vincent and Ashley found love on a boat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. (Photo: Ashley Johnson) Who: Vincent Oletu and Ashley Johnson  Where we met: On a...
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Florida beachgoers watch in horror as sharks are spotted swimming just FEET from the shore

Florida beachgoers who were cooling down in the mid-afternoon sun on Monday afternoon were sent fleeing from the sea in terror after spotting sharks swimming...
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The expert's guide to packing a suitcase thoughtfully... and forget sitting on it to cram everything in

It is one of those stressful moments, just before a holiday, when you realise you have packed so much you can't close your suitcase.And even...
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Lavish gifts, $20,000 tips and invitations to join the mile high club: What it's like to be an air stewardess on a private jet

When it comes to air travel, there is nothing more luxurious than flying from point A to point B with all the comfort – and...
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World's 10 most dangerous holiday destinations for women (and some of the places may surprise you)

Sex attacks, muggings and harassment: World's most dangerous holiday destinations for women (and some of the places may surprise you)Travelling to far-flung exotic destinations can...
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The Week in Pictures

  Jennifer Rice and Mike Femia battle wind-driven snow as they make their way to their jobs at a pharmaceutical lab, as seen through a window,...
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Airport suspends flights due to snow

Police in Durham say roads are still dangerous and advise motorists to take care Heavy snowfall has forced flights at Manchester Airport to be temporarily suspended...
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Daniel Watts: Teen driver smoked cannabis before killing schoolgirl and motorist in head-on crash

A teenage driver smoked cannabis before killing three people, including a schoolgirl in a horror crash. Daniel Watts, 19, has been jailed for 20 months following...
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Tornado deaths in Mississippi an ugly prelude to bad holiday travel weather

Clouds dumped rain and snow across much of the continental United States on Wednesday, causing delays at major airports and dangerous road conditions for holiday...
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The countries where British travellers get the biggest spending power boost as pound strengthens against 42 currencies in 2014

Trips abroad have become significantly cheaper for British tourists this year as strengthening economic conditions in the UK have helped the pound strengthen versus the...
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The latest Concorde? Programme Unveiled designed for the World's Fastest Supersonic Jet

Have you ever dreamed of flying from New York to London in just three hours? That dream may become a reality with the development of what will be the world’s fastest business jet....
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Makeup-free Selena Gomez looks downcast as she departs Toronto without on-again beau Justin Bieber

She was seen arriving in Toronto with her on-again boyfriend Justin Bieber on Saturday. But just one day later Selena Gomez was looking downcast as she left the Canadian city on Sunday by herself....
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List Of Top 10 All-Inclusive Resorts

Who needs a vacation? We all do. Deciding the best option involves many factors such as location, prices, and amenities, which makes the selection process...
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Pilots Snoozed at 30K Feet in Cockpit of 300-Passenger Plane

Cruising at 30,000 feet, pilots snoozed in the cockpit of a 300-passenger airliner en route to Britain last August, UK aviation authorities told CNN on...
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Ten Things the U.S. Does Better Than Anywhere Else

Even if it's not the land of opportunity it once was, the Big Mobility Scooter still has a lot going for it. In fact, there are...
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Meet the World's Best New Skyscraper

A pair of buildings colloquially known as "Marilyn Monroe" has won the prize for best new skyscraper completed in 2012. The curvy, twisting buildings, officially known...
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9 Rules for Surviving Oktoberfest

Raised steins, raised bosoms, leather-clad Bavarian thighs. Oktoberfest's sure got a beer tent full of clichés about it. But bet you don't know why "Gemütlichkeit" is untranslatable...
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Disney Tightens up Resort Disability Program

Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort will no longer allow visitors with disabilities instant access to rides, starting next month, in an attempt to reduce...
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Qantas: Snake Grounds Flight From Sydney to Tokyo

A tiny exotic snake was found on a Qantas Boeing 747 airliner, leading to 370 passengers being grounded in Sydney overnight, the airline said Monday. Staff...
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Tips for Flying With Dogs

Flying is stressful enough these days with all the security hassles and baggage limits and $5 bottles of tap water, so the thought of bringing...
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California Firm Unveils Gigantic Amphibious Airship Which Could Revolutionize Air Travel

Zeppelins were once considered the future of air transport - but after the horror of the Hindenburg disaster, they disappeared from the skies for more...
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Keep your shoes, jackets on: TSA to expand pre-screening program

Washington -- More airports around the United States will soon allow passengers to go through security without removing their shoes, light jackets, and belts. The Transportation...
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Court finds legal right to international flight in no-fly list case

Washington -- In a lawsuit challenging the federal no-fly list, a U.S. District Court in Oregon has ruled that passengers have a constitutional right to...
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Where is the world's busiest airport?

Atlanta's enormous airport is still the busiest passenger airport in the world. More than 95 million passengers passed through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in 2012, an...
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It's the Hotel Review Website That Millions Use to Help Choose Their Holiday

By sharing all your experiences, you’re helping other travellers make better choices and plan their dream trips. That’s what you are told before posting a...
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The Best Travel Photos in the World: 2013 Traveler Photo Contest

National Geographic Traveler Magazine has announced the winners of its 2013 photo contest, featuring breathtaking images that celebrate the earth’s incredible diversity. This year, more than 15,500 professional...
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Overpopulation, Subtropical Climate and It's Long and Thin

Of all the strange stories to emerge from the U.S., it seems one state is overrepresented in the bizarre news category: Florida. Florida is a melting...
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Houston's Bizarre Attraction: Beer Can House

HOUSTON -- A child of the Great Depression, John Milkovisch didn't throw anything away – not even the empty cans of beer he enjoyed each...
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Pictures royal baby: Kate, Prince William and their newborn baby travel home to Kensington Palace

The world has seen the royal baby for the first time as the future king left hospital with his ecstatic parents yesterday evening, who revealed...
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Gatlinburg Cabin Rental Agency Adds Thriteen New Cabins

GATLINBURG, Tenn., June 19, 2013 -- Cabins of the Smoky Mountains, one of the largest operators of Gatlinburg cabin rentals, has announced the addition of...
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Devils Tower Climbing Routes Reopened

DEVILS TOWER, Wyo. | Superintendent Reed Robinson has reopened 45 climbing routes on the north side of Devils Tower. Park staff have recently determined that...
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Woman Found Living at Cancun Airport

A MEXICAN woman who arrived on a flight from the United States has been living at the airport in the resort city of Cancun since...
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Dennis Rodman Wants Nobel Peace Prize Nomination, Former NBA Star Tells Sports Illustrated

Dennis Rodman has high hopes for the coming year. Specifically, the former NBA star says he hopes to clinch a nomination for the 2014 Nobel...
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'Hilarious' Airline Complaint Letter Catches Eye of CEO

Most airline complaint letters are so filled with rage and tales of woe, it's hard to see any humor in the situation. But that's not the...
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4th of July Fun Next Week at Springfield

The annual Springfield 4th of July celebration will kick off with a parade at 9 a.m. The parade starts in front of Springfield High School,...
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Tourists Stranded on Ice Floe in Canadian Arctic Rescued After Spending 7 Days at Sea

Twenty tourists looking to "get away from it all" in the Canadian Arctic went a little farther than expected earlier this week when they found...
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Small Explosion at Atlanta Airport

There has been an explosion at the Atlanta, Georgia airport. An evacuation has been trigged after a maintenance shed explosion at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. The incident...
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JFK Airport Guards Caught Dozing on the Job (PHOTOS)

JFK airport guards dozing off while on duty have been caught on camera, part of what a former security supervisor said is an epidemic of...
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101 Students on Senior Class Trip Kicked Off Flight

A New York high school senior class and an airline agree on one thing: 101 students and eight chaperones were kicked off an early-morning flight...
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54 Loaded Guns Seized at Airports

The TSA announced this week that it seized 54 loaded guns at airport security checkpoints. The government agency confiscated 65 firearms in total at airports around...
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Passenger Describes Terrifying Moments Before BA Plane Made Emergency Landing at Heathrow

A passenger has described how 'big flames' were visible from the cabin of a British Airways plane before it was dramatically forced to make an...
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Changing an Airline Ticket?

If you buy an airline ticket and need to change or cancel your itinerary, you could be in for an even more unpleasant surprise. Most travelers...
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2013 Traveler Photo Contest: Breath-Taking Shots Taken Around the World

National Geographic is calling for travelers the world over to share their epic adventures with its readers. The 25th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is...
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Why I Drug My Children on Airplanes

Somewhere high above the Atlantic, I caved in. It wasn’t so much the fact my daughter, Flo, then one, had been screaming since take-off three...
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Airlines Should Charge 'Fat Tax' on Obese Travellers Because They Burn More Fuel

A pay-what-you-weigh airline pricing scheme should be introduced because heavier people cost more in fuel to fly, a professor has claimed. Heavier passengers would pay...
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No Intrusive Security Checks or Paying for Your Drinks When Flying Across the Globe Was a Real Pleasure

Forget aggressive queues, squashed seats and foil boxes of inedible food - there was once an age when flying was something altogether more glamorous. A...
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The World's Craziest Hotel Pools

There are the most memorable hotel pools and even what people consider the "best" hotel pools , but what about the craziest hotel pools? We've...
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Pot Tourism in Colorado OK'd by Marijuana Task Force

Marijuana tourism is on the way to Colorado, under a recommendation made Tuesday by a state task force to regulate the drug made legal by...
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Carnival Cruise Ship Floats in Gulf of Mexico After Engine Fire, Will Be Towed

Thousands of people were left stranded on a cruise ship 150 miles off the coast of Mexico, after a fire broke out in the engine...
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