Despite the structural and community setbacks due to Superstorm Sandy, the beach along the Rockaways is experiencing large crowds and renewed investment this summer. Numerous new restaurants have emerged and most old establishments damaged by flooding have re-opened.
Whether you’re still looking for that perfect August getaway or you’re already shopping for next summer’s stylish steals, here are 10 world-class U.S. vacations that won’t break the bank. The shadows are slightly longer. The evenings are a little cooler. The crickets are starting to chirp their rendition of "September ...
A village built for retired Chinese soldiers after World War II has become a distinctive tourist attraction after a retired soldier painted hundreds of brightly colored murals.
The recently opened New Century Global Center is being called the "world's largest standalone structure" by Chinese officials.
Get out of the sun — and air-conditioning — with a chilly escape. Quentin Fottrell tells you how on Lunch Break. Photo: Quark Expeditions.
Take a look at some iconic American postcards from the Kropp Company.
Heading out of town this Independence Day? We’ve got some ways to make it a little easier AND cheaper.
Up to 115,000 people — many of them clad in furry boots and bikini tops — crowded into the Las Vegas Motor Speedway - for the Electric Daisy Carnival.
These beach-born works of art go above and beyond your typical sand castle. Check out these sensational sand sculptures.
Take a look at the unusual and trendy swimsuit fashion from the past.
The best apps for car, air, or train travel this season.
This has been an exciting week for Gatorland as it has received dozens of giant alligators and crocodiles from Everglades Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs. None larger than Wednesday's newest arrival, Bonecrusher II, who measures in at 15-feet and roughly 1,400 lbs. The giant American crocodile is a direct descendant ...
Watch as a family takes turns drive a tank at Tank Town USA in Morganton in North Georgia. And for a little extra that have the opportunity to pummel a few cars that sit in their way. (Video by Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Traveling to Yosemite National Park
As the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum gets ready to open in University Park, Texas, we take a look at all 13 U.S. presidential libraries across the country. Patriots, make your vacation plans.
Photos of fans who travel great distances to attend music festivals. There are about 270 festivals of various types annually in the U.S., and worldwide there are more than 800 in 57 countries, according to Pollstar.
Busch Gardens has plenty to see and do on a trip to the Tampa amusement park.
Photos of destinations from AAA Traveler's list of 13 places to visit in 2013.
OINK, OINK: You know you hate them, those people who pile their towels, sunscreen and beach bags on loungers by the pool, then disappear for hours. Known as “chair hogs,” they tie up row after row of prime real estate, while the rest of us are relegated to an uncomfortable ...