A massive fire destroyed the historic Veranda House Hotel on Nantucket Island, Mass. The building is more than 338 years old. All hotel guests were evacuated and no civilians were injured. The hotel did not have a fire sprinkler system because it was not required to have one when constructed.
I spent 22 hours on planes with a carry-on bag and a backpack. Here are 5 items I regret not packing and 7 items I'm glad I brought.
An Insider reporter shared her biggest packing tips and regrets from shoewear to melatonin, after traveling from Los Angeles to Paris by plane.
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I sailed on the Celebrity Millennium to Alaskan ports like Juneau and Skagway and didn't expect the lack of sea-day activities or amount of sunlight.
This Ecuadorean city in the Andes has perfect weather — and you can retire there for as little as $1,500 a month
“If the place you live in doesn’t delight and amaze you every day, you’re doing it wrong. And that’s how I feel about Cuenca,” says Saralee Squires.
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Fourth set of skeletal remains, as yet unidentified, discovered at Swim Beach in Nevada as lake hits lowest level in 80 years
A Cape Cod beach closed Saturday afternoon after a “number” of Portuguese man o’wars washed ashore.
A former airplane crew member advises fliers against walking barefoot on dirty floors, drinking too much alcohol, and sitting in bulkhead seats.
I moved to Brooklyn after living in Orlando for most of my life. Here are 5 things that surprised me since relocating.
Insider's reporter lived in Florida for over two decades, so she experienced a culture shock when she moved to Brooklyn, New York.
This Coastal Waterfall Is One of California's Hidden Treasures — and It Runs Right Into the Pacific Ocean
The half-mile round-trip trail in Big Sur, California, opens up to a stunning viewpoint of 80-foot-high McWay Falls and a pristine beach.
9 mistakes you're making when visiting national parks, according to a former park ranger of 37 years
Former national park ranger Tom Haraden's seen visitors make tons of mistakes on the job, from not packing enough water to forgetting the bear spray.
Hong Kong's iconic Jumbo Floating Restaurant is stuck upside down on a coral reef after capsizing earlier this summer
Jumbo Floating Restaurant, which closed in 2020 as the coronavirus reduced tourism in the area, capsized in the South China Sea after being towed from Hong Kong.
- WMUR - Manchester
The United States Geological Survey reported a 2.3 magnitude earthquake around 8:05 p.m. in Deering.
- USA TODAY
Plus-size travelers have an extra list of things to consider, including seat width or lavatory sizes, before even stepping foot on the plane.
It has been more than a month since the last tropical storm, Colin.
- Associated Press
More than 800 competitors will be trudging through the Florida Everglades for the next eight days, in search of invasive Burmese pythons that will bring in thousands of dollars in prize money. The python hunt officially began Friday morning and runs through 5 p.m. on Aug. 15, according to officials who gathered in Miami to kick off the annual event. “This is significant because every python removed is one less invasive species preying on our native birds, mammals and reptiles," said Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis.
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I used a $29 Apple AirTag to track my luggage on 2 buses and a plane and I'll never travel without one again
My carry-on luggage was unexpectedly "valet checked" for my Delta flight back to New York City and knowing its location eased my anxiety.
About 80,000 tourists reportedly stranded in China resort city after authorities declared it a COVID-19 hot spot
Some 80,000 tourists are stranded in the Chinese resort city of Sanya after authorities put the area under lockdown calling it a COVID hotspot.
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Owning a rental property is a great way to generate income. If you're going to rent out your income property on a short-term basis, you may opt to list it on a site like Airbnb. There's nothing wrong with talking up your rental property's best features in a listing.
- American City Business Journals
Frontier Airlines wipes two nonstop destinations off the map for KCI flyers; American's flight cuts hit three hubs
According to data from aviation data company Cirium Inc., Frontier Airlines no longer will provide nonstop service from Kansas City to Orlando International Airport or Philadelphia International Airport.
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With an estimated 115,000 pounds of debris accumulating on the reefs of Papahānaumokuākea, crews struggle against a pileup that keeps building.