Nita Cooper loves traveling solo, and says it's okay! She says freedom, friends and finances are three things to think of when deciding to travel alone. Safety is a big concern for some, and she provides safety travel tips when traveling alone.
The cruise line has to balance passenger safety and what customers want. The two aren't always in line.
Ever since Disney World in Orlando, Fla., opened in 1971, the theme park operator has been working to explore the limits of what imagination can build. The property spans over 25,000 acres and has water parks, theme parks, hotels, golf courses, a camp site, and other venues and shopping. Disney's themed attractions and rides are in perpetual repair and reinvention to stay as relevant as possible.
The cruise line has fended off complaints from smokers and has answered rumors about its onboard policies.
Cruise ships offer a mix of family fun and adult access. If you cruise on Royal Caribbean , Carnival Cruise Line , or Norwegian Cruise Line , you get a mix of all-ages activities as well as areas just for kids and teens, and of course, adult-only areas. Aside from the kids/teen-specific spaces, the casino, and to an extent the Solarium pool area, which is 16+, the vast majority of the spaces on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship are all ages.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Weather, food and activities were considered when ranking 170 towns across America.
A lower cost of living, better weather, lower taxes and a higher quality of life are all reasons to think about making the move to another country when you get ready to retire -- and leaving the U.S....
- American City Business Journals
The Walt Disney Co.'s latest ride patent looks at how to add a new level of surprise to the theme park experience. The patent, "Park Ride with Drop Swing Propulsion," describes a system where a ride track can be transferred from an elevated track to a lower track with the ride vehicle on it, where the ride can continue on the new track system. "The new park ride design is particularly well suited for use in roller coasters, water rides and the like in which vehicles are configured to ride or roll, at least a portion of the time, upon a track," added the patent.
Here at Jalopnik, we bring you only the hardest hitting news in automotive and transportation culture. And when there is a cat involved, well, it’s all hands on deck, stop the presses. We brought you the tale of a cute little feline stowaway last week, caught hiding in a checked bag by Transportation Security Agents at JFK Airport on November 16. Here’s the nail-biting update you’ve all been waiting for: The cat’s name is Smells, and he had an excellent Thanksgiving at home in Brooklyn with his
- Springfield News-Leader
Day hiking as well as camping is allowed and you can bring along your leashed pets while hiking on the less than 3-mile round trip trail.
Colorado offers endless outdoor adventures, a laid-back lifestyle, and excellent economic prospects.
- Miami Herald
Florida’s beaches aren’t just a natural wonder and a magnet for tourism dollars. They’re also the state’s first line of defense against storm surge.
- USA TODAY
What travelers to Hawaii can expect following Mauna Loa's eruption: flight cancellations, closures, dangers
The largest active volcano in the world, Mauna Loa, is erupting after 38 years. This is how the eruption might affect travel plans to Hawaii.
People Are Ditching Their Uggs for These Best-selling Amazon Boots — and They’re on Sale for a Few More Hours
Shoppers say they’re comfortable, stylish, warm, and “as good as Uggs” but with a cheaper price tag.
If you've been saving for retirement and your date is drawing near, where you take your nest egg will determine how well you live off of it. The country's most popular retirement destinations are...
A Luxury, Adults-only Hotel Is Opening in New York's Hudson Valley This Week — Here's a First Look Inside
Habitas on Hudson, the hospitality brand's first U.S. outpost, is a 30-room hotel near Rhinebeck, New York.
When booking a flight, you want the option that will get you and your stuff where you want to go — preferably on time. Unfortunately, that’s not been a given…
- American City Business Journals
Travelers looking to fly on Dallas-based JSX's regional jets can now book their flight through United Airlines after the carriers expanded upon a partnership they entered into earlier this year. JSX started partnering with United (Nasdaq: UAL) in March by creating a new private aviation track for students in the Chicago-based carrier's Aviate pilot career development program. The companies then expanded the partnership in June to allow members of the United MileagePlus awards program to earn miles on JSX flights.
- Robb Report
How Designer Tatiana Sheveleva Creates Immersive Properties for The Ritz, St. Regis and More Luxury Hotels
The Kazakhstan-born co-founder of Chapi Chapo Design firm is behind the company’s global luxury hotel projects.
- Florida Today
The Western Caribbean & Perfect Day cruise, scheduled to sail Sunday, will be delayed one day due to a delay in the cruise ship's arrival.
- USA TODAY
The state is seeing big improvements at Haena State Park's lush valleys after cracking down on illegal campers in Kalalau.