New and improved family-friendly hotels and resorts in the United States and abroad offer access to adventures in wild places and milder alternatives, too.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A judge rejected opponents' latest attempt to stall California's $64 billion high-speed rail project Wednesday, but will consider their arguments before the state issues voter-app
LONG BEACH, Calif. - Shelby the seal is now a senior citizen of Southern California's Aquarium of the Pacific.
Children and adults wished Shelby a happy 21st birthday Wednesday and she was served a "
DENVER - The nation's only airport-to-ski slope train connection was a hit with tourists this season, and is going to keep running from Denver to Winter Park Resort for the foreseeable future.
Concept designs for ‘The Big Bend’, a curved tower that would transform Manhattan’s skyline, have been unveiled. Stretching 4,000 feet, the slender skyscraper would straddle Billionaire's Row.
Mystery surrounds a pilot who was nowhere to be found when a plane that took off in Ann Arbor, Michigan, crashed in Ontario, Canada, investigators said.
LISBON, Portugal - Have you ever heard a song so tender and soulful it brought you to tears, even though you couldn't understand a word?
That's how I feel about fado, a Portuguese folk music traditio
At its 2017 winter maximum, the extent of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean covered just 14.49 million square kilometres (5.59 million square miles) on Feb. 22, almost the size of Russia
The incident happened on January 7, when an Bombardier Challenger 604 business jet (pictured) carrying nine people over the Arabian sea flew about 1,000ft below an Emirates Airbus A380-800.
PORTO, Portugal - I was lost, looking for port wine caves dug into hills across the bridge from Porto. I trudged up a hill and rounded a blind corner, sidling against a stone wall to avoid tour buses
A long splashy rope of a waterfall, Elowah drops 289 feet into an amphitheater of layered basalt, kicking mist into a mossy forest populated with boulders.
Apart from visits to all inclusive resorts, it seems every tourist to Cuba does the same three things: Tour the capital city of Havana, visit the charming colonial town of Trinidad, and commune with n
Travellers who have been the prey of scammers in destinations including Bali, Rio de Janeiro, Paris and Shanghai, have shared in an online thread, the tactics used to distract them to steal their po
MailOnline Travel has rounded up a selection of animals found in strange predicaments, including an alligator at a door in South Carolina and a deer in a Wisconsin motel room.
As the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between having to take off your shoes at the security checkpoint and hav
Now you can cap off a late night in Vegas with something different: a little axe-throwing. Anyone can tap their inner Celt, Viking or lumberjack at a new indoor facility called Axe Monkeys, which
Andrew Trace, from London, and William Drumm, from Colorado, spent two days getting up close and personal with the terrifying predators in Banco Chinchorro, Mexico, before sharing their snaps.
These portraits have all been shortlisted for the prestigious 2017 Sony World Photography Awards, capturing everything from tribes in West Africa to Syrian refugees.
In nine days Alexandra Genova covered just over 2,000 miles of the Golden State and experienced the most dramatically different terrains she'd ever encountered in one holiday.
The hotels of Central Florida topped the 80 percent mark for occupancy rates in February, according to a company that tracks the hospitality industry. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from Febru
With the news that surfing is to become an addition to the 2020 Tokyo games, where better for aspiring Olympians to brush up on their skills than Newquay, on our very own Duchy coastline?
William Hanson's plea was prompted by a group of women disturbing his preparation for a talk on table knives. When they sprayed Champagne on his knitwear, that was the final straw.
Northern Ireland’s castles, woods, lakes, forests, mountains and moorlands keep drawing the production team behind Game of Thrones back. Gareth Huw Davies explores these locations.
Whether you wish to get to the heart of a favourite European country or discover new destinations farther afield, The Mail on Sunday has picked some of the best cruises to book now.
Ibiza’s Hotel Es Vivé is a brilliant – and brilliant white - art deco hotel that remains one of Trip Adviser’s top-rated venues for the famous party island.
NEW YORK (AP) — As far as the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between taking your shoes off at the security ch
The artist Kingsley Ng has turned a tram into a mobile art experience that focuses on the passage of time, in both passengers’ lives and in the history of their city.
WASHINGTON - U.S. and British officials said Tuesday the decision to bar laptops and tablets from the cabins of some international flights wasn't based on any specific threat but on longstanding conce
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In a story March 21, The Associated Press reported that an exception within new Utah liquor legislation would allow restaurants to seat children closer to the bar if there are n
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah restaurants will have more freedom to mix and pour alcohol in front of customers under a measure awaiting Gov. Gary Herbert’s signature. But other concessions in the
HONOLULU - The Latest on Hawaii asking a federal judge to issue an injunction blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local):
Hawaii is taking its lawsuit challenging Presi
A national promotional tour in support of the upcoming Disney-Pixar film “Cars 3” will begin Thursday at Walt Disney World. The “Road to the Races” tour will spend four days at Disney Springs, accordi
LONDON - The next two artworks to be showcased on the Fourth Plinth in London's famous Trafalgar Square have been selected.
The art platform is currently home to a giant bronze thumb, but will be rep
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A snake carried onto a commuter airplane flying between Alaska communities caused a commotion this past weekend.
Anchorage television station KTVA (http://bit.ly/2naakIM ) reports