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A Day at the Beach, a Pinch at Dinner on Hong Kong's Lamma Island

Christine Negroni | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

On a steamy but sunny Sunday in Hong Kong, I packed a swimsuit, an umbrella (to ward off rain) and a hotel hand towel, in the thoughtfully-provided ...

A Community Regroups After Police Shooting

R.J. Marx | Posted 02.24.2016 | Crime
R.J. Marx

Probably the most controversial aspect for us at the newspaper was coverage of Goodiding's alleged killer. Phillip Max Ferry, 55, was a longtime county resident when he wasn't incarcerated. Ferry was well-known -- for criminality, addictions and demons.

Invading Albania's Party Beaches

Jared S. Baumeister | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
Jared S. Baumeister

Albania was sealed off to foreigners for almost the entirety of the Cold War. With democracy came an influx of visitors from the rest of the world. No one knew quite what to expect. But getting to the pristine beaches of the Albanian Riviera is not an easy task.

5 of the World's Most Epic Ferry Rides

Thrillist | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
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Thrillist

Commuting sucks. Unless it involves a prison sentence, and you're the one getting out. But in general, it usually means gridlocked traffic, sardine-packed subways, and hours of wasted time. Which is why water commutes are so special.

Captain or a Slave?

Jung-kyu Kim | Posted 07.07.2014 | Business
Jung-kyu Kim

What the ferry tragedy highlights is the dehumanizing nature of the labor practice prevalent in South Korea today. We wish we could say Chunghaejin is an isolated case, one of the few bad apples in an otherwise benign society.

How Korean Media Got The Ferry Tragedy All Wrong

Yongjun Min | Posted 06.17.2014 | World
Yongjun Min

On Wednesday 16, Korean media broadcasted the news about the sinking of the ferry in Jindo during the whole day. It was horrible. And the current state of Korean media is as horrible as the news.

On the Trail of the Whales: Crossing Borders

Doreen Walton | Posted 09.23.2013 | Green
Doreen Walton

I'm aiming for Anacortes, on the coast near Seattle, tonight. It's our springboard into the ocean, the gateway to the San Juan islands. From there we'll ferry-hop to Canada, while scouring the sea for migrating grey whales.

Authentic Alaska

MiniTime | Posted 07.22.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

Over a million visitors will view Alaska's spectacular Inside Passage this year, and the vast majority will do so from a cruise ship. Yet very few of these folks will spend quality time exploring Alaska's wonderful coastal communities or get a glimpse of authentic local life.

Reasons To Visit Toronto Now

Edward Schneider | Posted 10.28.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

There is no use pretending: Our afternoon at Niagara Falls (including a soaking wet ride on the Maid of the Mist) was the highlight of a recent trip to Toronto. But the museum-going, strolling and dining were delightful too.

Ferry Service From Detroit To Canada?

CBC | Posted 07.20.2012 | Detroit

The Detroit Port Authority wants a ferry up and running to and from Windsor by spring of 2013. The authority told CBC News it already has a new boa...

Cities Where Workers Most Use Public Transit

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.23.2011 | Business

In such an urbanized country as the United States, it surprises how few of the nation's workers depend on public transport to make their daily commute...