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MANCHESTER, England - The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 11:05 p.m. British police say officers and the army are responding to an incident at a .
JOHANNESBURG - The Namibian harbour town of Luderitz is hoping to attract more tourists with the construction of a maritime museum. Developers say the museum, slated to open in 2019, will ...
Passengers at 10 sites asked to put devices bigger than a cellphone in separate bins to be examined more closely             
After driving past Volcano Bay nearly every day and seeing construction workers bustling with heavy machinery, Kevin Maw said he was surprised to see how ready the park is on the inside during Univers
Pandora – The World of Avatar, the new land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom that’s been in soft opening recently, is set on a moon – and it will be populated by Alpha Centauri Expeditions travel guides. Gi
The U.S. travel industry is expressing concern about the proposed elimination of funding for Brand USA in President Donald Trump's budget plan. Brand USA, a tourism marketing organization, was create
LONDON - The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Ariana Grande's management team says she has suspended her world ...
LONDON - The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 6:40 p.m. The British government says a national minute of silence will ...
It opened with great fanfare in 2012 and looks somewhat futuristic. But this subway station - Caojiawan - in China has one bizarre aspect to it - it has been built on wasteland.
Thierry Coup, senior Vice President of Universal Creative, said the experience of creating the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in a small space helped the Volcano Bay build. "We basically took everyt
LEAVENWORTH, Wash. - Officials say a wildfire has prompted evacuation orders for 168 homes and cabins at a popular Washington state and hiking and skiing destination. The fire was burning on ......
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A new low-cost domestic airline has landed at Rhode Island's main airport. The Rhode Island Airport Corp., which operates T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, announced Wednesday that De
As media members get a broad first look at Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay water park today, in advance of tomorrow’s grand opening to the public, one of the water slides that was initially available
BENEDICTA, Maine — Maine’s governor is refusing to allow road signs to be installed for a new national monument, so supporters of the park are taking matters into their own hands. Fans of Katah
LONDON - The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 4:35 p.m. A spokesman for the Manchester Islamic Center has denied ...
MANCHESTER, England - British security forces raided a building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated "a network" of people allegedly behind the city's concert bombing. Hundreds of sold
Unusually hot weather will see Britain bake in possibly the warmest spring bank holiday on record, although the north and west of the country could be subject to brief thunderstorms.
LONDON - The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 3:13 p.m. Manchester's police chief has told reporters that it is ...
MANCHESTER, England - British security forces arrested three more suspects and raided a building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated the deadly concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers w
Go north to Glass Beach at Fort Bragg or south to Sea Cliffs in San Diego. These places offer plenty of coastal views, from atop ocean bluffs or the shores of Lake Tahoe.
Go north to Glass Beach at Fort Bragg or south to Sea Cliffs in San Diego. These places offer plenty of coastal views, from atop ocean bluffs or the shores of Lake Tahoe, all within driving distan
What are you doing during these lazy, hazy crazy days? Share your pictures with L.A. Times Travel for possible inclusion in our Sept. 17 section. Or create a video for latimes.com/travel.
Two years ago, TripAdvisor travelers picked the former prison Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay as the top landmark to see in America. Last year, the Lincoln Memorial was No. 1. This year, the
Levi Siver, 36, who fell in love with the ocean as a child in Maui, took to the peaks of Mount Rishiri in Hokkaido, Japan, to pull off the daredevil stunt.
NORTHPORT, N.Y. - A famous New York bar once frequented by Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac has been gutted by a fire. Officials in the village of Northport on Long Island ......
MANCHESTER, England - British security forces arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester concert bombing and sent hundreds of soldiers to secure key sites across the coun
ORLANDO, Fla. - Florida's theme parks are taking advantage of new simulated technology with attractions they are introducing this year. But as good as they all are, the Flight of Passage ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Musical performances, a memorabilia auction and a candlelight vigil are among events planned this Elvis Week, the annual celebration honouring Elvis Presley. Every year around the an
Orlando, Florida, often gets the spotlight when it comes to theme parks. This year is no exception with the openings of Disney World's Pandora-World of Avatar and Universal's Volcano Bay ...
LONDON - The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Manchester police made an arrest early Wednesday at a ...
LONDON - The Latest on the suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester (all times local): 12:45 p.m. British police say they are now confident they know the identities of all ......
MANCHESTER, England - British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing and moved quickly to secure key sites across the
A new infographic spotlights wedding customs from near and far. In Kenya, it is customary for the father of the bride to spit on her head and chest as a gesture of good luck.
A pilot, two cabin crew and 14 passengers were given oxygen aboard the plane, which was making its way from Orlando in Florida to Bristol when it was forced to make an emergency landing.
MANCHESTER, England - British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing and moved quickly to secure key sites across the
MailOnline Travel has sourced passenger-submitted images of meals in both economy and business class, across airlines including British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Qantas.
Southwest has a liberal cancellation policy, but it does have a few rules that passengers must follow.             
We are inching ever-closer to sticking our toes into Volcano Bay, the new water park at Universal Orlando. Wednesday is a media-only preview ahead of Thursday morning’s grand opening. The Sentinel wil
DALLAS (AP) — Without the shocking video, it’s unlikely that the world would have learned or cared about the violent manhandling of a 69-year-old man on a plane last month. The outrage on socia
The city’s cocktail dens offer intriguing interiors — a chic retreat, a 19th-century villa — and menus that combine classics and recent inventions.
One in five Britons has been charged by an airline for exceeding a baggage allowance for a flight in the past two years, leading to an average of £135 in fees each.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ownership of the Idaho house where Ernest Hemingway wrote some of his last works before killing himself in the main entryway in 1961 has changed hands but will stay off limits to
Here are 10 things you should know Volcano Bay, the new water park at Universal Orlando that opens to the public Thursday. The attraction, fronted by a 200-foot volcano that contains the signature Kra
BURLINGTON, Ont. - The Royal Botanical Gardens, the largest attraction of its kind in Canada, has installed Lego sculptures of plants and animals throughout one of its parks. The colourful works ....
DENTON, Texas - Authorities say at least a dozen small planes have been damaged as winds of nearly 50 mph struck a North Texas municipal airport and flipped some aircraft. Denton ...
The wait is almost over. Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom opens to the general public Saturday. Walt Disney World’s newest land was inspired by the characters, mind-set and lus
TRENTON, N.J. - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says an agreement has been reached between New Jersey Transit and Amtrak that will limit the effect on commuters from this summer's ......
Will the next best beach in the U.S. be from Florida? There's a good chance as Stephen Leatherman, aka Dr. Beach, comes out with his top 10 best beaches in the U.S. list for Memorial Day.The Sunshine
Guests at Aruba's Renaissance Island have found themselves unlikely bedfellows with hot-pink flamingos, who've become Instagram stars after posing for selfies.
The first boutique hotel in Toronto’s east end, built on the site of a former strip club. A new luxury spot in the city’s Entertainment District with a floor designed by rock star Lenny Kravitz. Plus
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. — Nearly five years after Superstorm Sandy plunged a roller coaster into the sea in what became one of the storm’s most enduring images, the ride has been replaced — safely inlan
The build-up to the debut of two major theme-park additions will include livestreaming of ceremonial events this week. Anyone can tune in for the grand opening of Universal's Volcano Bay water park an
The reopening of Tioga Pass, the key east entrance to Yosemite, is a sign of the coming summer as sure as baseball returning to Chavez Ravine, or the swallows returning to Capistrano. Typically it
The reopening of Tioga Pass, the key east entrance to Yosemite, is a sign of the coming summer as sure as baseball returning to Chavez Ravine, or the swallows returning to Capistrano. Typically it
Here's your chance to sample the good life - at a fraction of the high-season cost. And the triple-digit heat? Don't sweat it. There's always the pool or indoor spa to keep your cool.
Photographers James and Karla Murray have been documenting the changes in storefronts all over New York City since the 1990s - and their shots reveal a shocking transition in the city's facade.
The BIKI, developed in China and available to pre-order for £420 ($549), can keep its balance in rough water conditions and automatically swerves to avoid obstacles.
The former president, and wife Michelle, arrived in Italy escorted by six fighter jets on Friday, to kick off their vacation at the 14th century village of Borgo Finocchieto.
JPC Van Heijst is often in a good position to capture the earth from above as he’s an air freight pilot. The Dutchman flies 747s around the world - and takes amazing pictures as he goes.
Two jetskiers who filmed a flock of seagulls feeding on a giant ball of the bait say they got scared when they realised the lure was attracting more than just birds off a Coolangatta bay.
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