Sat Mar 8, 2014 9:38 pm
By Pam Louwagie Star Tribune
BAYFIELD, Wis. — Erno Hettinger stood atop a vast, frozen field of Lake Superior ice, hunched his back against whipping wind and gazed at the fantastic walls of icicles hanging from sandston...
Sat Mar 8, 2014 9:16 pm
By Helen O’Neill Associated Press
DUBLIN — St. Patrick may have banished snakes and brought Christianity to Ireland, but perhaps his greatest feat was one of sheer endurance. After all, there were hundreds of other future sai...
Fri Mar 7, 2014 3:20 pm
Preview hotel rooms with virtual reality glasses, get the latest slope information via your ski goggles. These are just some of the things travelers will be able to enjoy in the near future.
Sat Mar 1, 2014 10:41 pm
By Mary Ann Anderson McClatchy-Tribune News Service
KEARNEY, Neb. — Just before sunrise, in the hourglass heart of the North American continent, the temperature dipped to 15 degrees on the Platte River.I’m shivering in a wooden blind, ev...
Sat Feb 22, 2014 10:30 pm
By Tamra Bolton Special to the Tyler Morning Telegraph
Have you ever dreamed of having a private island, a secluded paradise to call your own? Well, you can have your dream…at least for a weekend, with the Private Islands of Georgia as your host...
Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:18 pm
By Christopher Reynolds Los Angeles Times
MOSCOW — Once I came to Moscow to cover an urban ballooning expedition. In winter. But when the balloonists came face to frigid, wind-lashed face with the winter here — well, we never g...
Mon Feb 10, 2014 11:21 am
A search by The Associated Press of government safety databases and media reports identified at least 150 instances of U.S. commercial air carriers landing or starting to land at wrong airports sin...
Sat Feb 8, 2014 10:43 pm
By Jill Schensul The Record
KEY WEST, Fla. — Getting good and scared is one thing.
Getting a curse placed upon your head is quite another.
Sat Feb 8, 2014 9:53 pm
By Bob Downing Akron Beacon Journal
TOBOSO, Ohio — There is a little bit of everything at Blackhand Gorge State Nature Preserve.You’ll find nature, water, history and trails in a picturesque gorge with cliffs and rock out...
Mon Feb 3, 2014 11:49 am
The site of the 2014 Winter Olympic games is a popular Russian tourist community known little to the rest of the western world. Sochi, Russia offers a unique blend of historic charm, snow and fun i...