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Entries by Lisa_Miller from 10/2013

6 Ways To Kill Time At The Airport

Posted 10.01.2013 | Travel

The thought of being trapped in an airport with time to kill is one most of us fear. Whether you're faced with hours of layover, or you've arrived...

Signs It's Time To Quit Your Job And Travel (GIFs)

Posted 10.01.2013 | Travel

Each morning you awake from a lovely dream filled with adventure. And it sucks. On your morning commute, you dream of driving somewhere beauti...

The One Thing That Nearly All Air Travelers Agree On

Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel

Are you one of those people who presses the seat-recline button the second the airplane reaches cruising altitude? If so, chances are the person s...

National Parks Are Closed And Instagram Is Sad About It (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel

The United States government shutdown closed all 59 beautiful national parks yesterday and we're really sad about it. Apparently, so are lots of In...

Airport Food And Beverage Awards Highlight Best Of Airport Dining

Posted 10.03.2013 | Travel

Airport food ain't what it used to be. Back in the day, grabbing a pre-flight meal meant mediocre fast food that would leave you feeling greasy and...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Washington, D.C.

Posted 10.06.2013 | Travel

Washington, D.C. has had a rough week, so we thought we'd show our nation's capital some love. This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes from HuffPos...

Ski Season Will Not See Impact From Furloughs, Industry Officials Say

Posted 10.07.2013 | Travel

DENVER -- DENVER (AP) — A group representing the nation's ski industry said Monday it expects no major impact on this year's ski season because of f...

The World's Most Bizarre Tourist Attractions

Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel

From the strange to the creepy to the gross, cities around the world have some bizarre tourist attractions. Whether you have a love of all things ...

15 Hilarious Road Signs That Will Make You Giggle (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel

Road trips have their ups and downs, and long stretches of highways between destinations can be mind-numbing. Sometimes, however, while driving yo...

Michigan State Parks Offer 70 Fall Festivals

Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

LANSING, Mich. -- LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's state parks are offering a variety of fall festivals this month with activities such as hayrides,...

Grand Canyon Issues Citations To Visitors During Government Shutdown

Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

TUSAYAN, Ariz. -- TUSAYAN, Ariz. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people have been issued citations for entering Grand Canyon National Park after a partial g...

The World's Most Beautiful Places In Photos

Posted 10.10.2013 | Travel

Lonely Planet has been guiding travelers to destinations across the globe for 40 years. In celebration of those four decades, the company's trave...

Abandoned Philadelphia Prison Gets Spooky For Halloween

Posted 10.11.2013 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA -- PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An abandoned prison would seem creepy enough around Halloween. Now add blood-curdling screams and gruesome chara...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: National Parks

Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Angela Anderson of Angela Travels. Her photo was taken on an impromptu weekend trip to Yellowsto...

Britain's Largest Cave, Gaping Gill, Is Magical And You Can Explore It

Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel

Ever since discovering the magic of Son Doong, the world's largest cave, we've realized that everyone loves a good cave. Gaping Gill, located in No...

Foreign Airline Perks Have Convinced Us Never, Ever To Fly Domestic Again

Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel

It shouldn't surprise you that American airlines fail to top "World's Best Airline" lists. All airlines have their issues, but U.S. air carriers seem ...

British Airways Smartphone Bag Tag Could Save Time For Frequent Fliers

Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel

If waiting in lengthy lines to check your luggage peeves you and starts your travels off on the wrong foot, British Airways has found a solution for y...

Tim Hall's Alberg Mountain Photographs Will Transport You

Posted 10.15.2013 | Travel

It's not an easy task to capture the serene, still beauty of a snow-covered mountain, but British photographer Tim Hall manages to snap photos that en...

Ryanair Suggestion Form: Tell Them How You Really Feel

Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel

Have you ever complained about flying Ryanair? If so, the airline is ready and willing to take your suggestions. The oft-maligned Irish airline is...

These Incredible Hotels Will Leave You Feeling Like A Completely New Person

Posted 10.18.2013 | Travel

Healing Hotels of the World strives to change the way you think about vacation. The hotel collection offers a unique take on travel, one that emph...

Norwegian Budget Airline Will Offer London To U.S. Flights At Crazy Low Cost

Posted 10.18.2013 | Travel

Are you an anglophile who bemoans the exorbitant price of transatlantic flights to London? Well, we've got some good news for you. Beginning in Ju...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Safaris

Posted 10.20.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Susan Portnoy of The Insatiable Traveler. Her photo was taken on a trip to Kenya's Mara Triangle...

Beautiful Great Wall Photos Will Make You Want To Book A Trip To China

Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel

If you haven't made a trip to the Great Wall of China, you're missing out on one of the most impressive sites -- and some of the most impressive views...

World's Cheapest Airlines: Which Ones Top The List?

Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel

The world's cheapest airline is Ryanair, correct? According to some research conducted by WhichAirline.com, Ryanair is actually only the fourth c...

Ryanair Is Making Changes, Hopes To Improve Poor Image

Posted 10.23.2013 | Travel

Ryanair is making changes, hoping to improve its controversial image as one of the world's most hated airlines. On Monday, Ryanair CEO Michael O'L...