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World's Coolest Hotel Water Slides

trivago | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel

Hotel water parks have grown in popularity in recent years, allowing guests to enjoy all the thrills and entertainment of a water park without leaving the comfort of their hotel. Here are 10 of the most fantastic water slides onsite.

America's Favorite Labor Day Weekend Destinations

trivago | Posted 10.26.2013 | Travel

Americans are packing up and heading out of town over the long weekend that traditionally marks the end of summer. The top 10 most searched Labor Day destinations are...

8 Awe-inspiring Waterfalls

U.S. News Travel | Posted 08.06.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Nothing but water tumbling from a vertical drop, waterfalls have a transcendent beauty that's almost difficult to explain -- there's the rush of the flowing water, the crash falling over the rocks and the residual spray of the cascade.

LOOK: You've Never Seen Niagara Falls Quite Like This

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.05.2013 | Green

Chris Hadfield may no longer be in space, but he's still flying high. On Monday, the former Canadian astronaut tweeted a spectacular photo taken while...

Niagara Falls Like You've Never Seen Before

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 07.17.2013 | Green

Maid Of The Mist may have some competition for the best viewing spot in Niagara Falls. Youtube user questpact recently shared a stunning video of the ...

From homemaker to hell-raiser in Love Canal

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 06.16.2013 | Green
The Center for Public Integrity

By Ronnie Greene April 16, 2013 This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigat...

Band From TV in Niagara: Hollywood Heads North for Charity

Jaime Lubin | Posted 04.22.2013 | TV
Jaime Lubin

I spent this weekend bouncing breathlessly to every moment of Band From TV's three concerts at Niagara Falls' Fallsview Resort and Casino. Nestled among a bevy of international hardcore fans I realized that BFTV shows are actually an exercise in universal love.

25 Ways To Propose On The Road

Viator | Posted 04.16.2013 | Travel

For an adventurous way to mark your engagement, explore the jungle from the back of Thailand's gentle giants with an elephant ride in Phuket.

Where Wine Meets Winter

Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen | Posted 03.16.2013 | Travel
Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen

Visiting the more than 30 wineries in Niagara and Twenty Valley is also a great way to brave the cold.

Falling for the Niagara Falls

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 02.18.2013 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Everyone had been to Niagara Falls except for me -- I hate crowds and I don't like the idea of jockeying for position with camera-toting tourists. But when I watched the roiling Falls on TV last spring, I suddenly ached to see them in person.

PHOTOS: Great-Deal Destinations For 2013

Travelzoo | Posted 01.30.2013 | Travel

While other end-of-year travel lists highlight far-flung corners of the world that only the insanely intrepid or ridiculously wealthy could visit, Travelzoo puts the world within reach with its Wow Deal Destinations for 2013. These are places where Travelzoo Deal Experts predict tremendous value in the coming year based on recent travel trends.

Niagara Falls: Tales Of Survival

Posted 06.11.2012 | Travel

There's just a handful of people who've survived falling, either on purpose of accidentally, over Niagara Falls. In fact, the fourth person ever to su...

A 'Flying Wallenda' Will Tightrope Walk Over Niagara Falls

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2012 | New York

By Neale Gulley NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y., May 2 (Reuters) - High-wire performer Nik Wallenda announced on Wednesday that June 15 is the day...

10 Great Activities In Toronto This Spring And Summer

George Hobica | Posted 06.11.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

Simply put: There's a ton to see.

John Celock

Teen Lawmaker Retiring | John Celock | Posted 11.24.2011 | Politics

This year is going to be a memorable one for Brittany Catchpole, a 19-year-old from Niagara, N.Y. She went to the prom, graduated high school, started...

Best Eats At America's National Parks

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.28.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

Whether you're looking to get away from it all or your outdoor style leans more towards glamping, America's National Parks offer gastronomic delights with unparalleled vistas.

Dazzling Foliage And Great Wine at Niagara-On-The-Lake

Wicked Good Travel Tips | Posted 11.27.2011 | Travel
Wicked Good Travel Tips

Hugged by water on three sides, this tranquil settlement has emerged as one of the world's most respected wine-growing regions, yet remains largely undiscovered by oenophiles.

Searching For Woman At Niagara Falls Turns Up Man's Body Instead

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.16.2011 | New York

Officials searching for the body of a Japanese woman who fell into the water at Niagara Falls discovered the body of an unidentified man instead. ...

Woman Swept Over Niagara Falls, Presumed Drowned (UPDATE)

Posted 10.15.2011 | Green

Authorities presume that a female student drowned after being swept over Niagara Falls. The Associated Press reports that according to Niagara Par...

Matt Sledge

Kitty Lambert And Cheryle Rudd Aim To Be First Married Under New York Gay Marriage Law, At Rainbow-Lit Niagara Falls | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.21.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Two Buffalo women plan to be the first to legally wed under the state's new same-sex marriage law, which goes into effect on Sunday, one m...

New York Allows Daredevil Niagara Falls Tightrope Walk

Reuters | By Dan Wiessner | Posted 08.23.2011 | New York

(Reuters) - New York lawmakers on Wednesday gave final approval to a bid by daredevil Nik Wallenda to cross Niagara Falls on a tightrope. Such stun...

Five Bills The NYS Senate Voted On Instead Of Gay Marriage

Posted 08.22.2011 | New York

While the GOP-controlled New York state senate keeps delaying a vote on marriage equality, an important civil rights issue, they've had the time to de...

Two Police Rescued From Edge Of Niagara Falls

Posted 08.20.2011 | New York

Two New York parks police who got lost in foggy weather had to be saved from near the edge of Niagara Falls in a daring helicopter rescue. From the...

10 Cool Winter Hotel Deals Near NYC

offManhattan | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

When October is through taunting New Yorkers with its balmy fall weather, winter will arrive to wipe away the warm-colored leaves and "let's picnic" s...

Rare Empty Niagara Falls Photos Found (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

After 41 years, rare photos of Niagara Falls empty of water have appeared, portraying the enormous landmark in stark contrast to its typically gushing...