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4 Destinations for Lunar New Year Events

By Beth J. Harpaz | Jan 10

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For Western U.S., Too Much Snow is a Good Woe

By Thomas Peipert, P. Solomon Banda | Jan 13
For ski resorts in Colorado and the Sierra Nevada, it's a good problem to have: too much snow.

Chinese Head Home in World's Biggest Annual Human Migration

Jan 13
Hundreds of thousands of Chinese travelers were packing airports, train and bus stations Friday as they headed home for Lunar New Year celebrations.

Tradition Takes the (King) Cake During Mardis Gras Season

By Rebecca Santana | Jan 13
New Orleans is a city strong on traditions, and few inspire as much passion as the king cakes of Mardi Gras season.

Trump Plan to Donate Foreign Hotel Profits Can't be Checked

By Julie Bykowicz | Jan 13
It's a public relations win for the president-elect: Donald Trump's company says it will donate profits from any foreign governments that use his hotels. In practice, however, the public may never know if any money changes hands.

Frommer Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Travel Guidebook

By Beth J. Harpaz | Jan 13
This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication of his 1957 book, "Europe on $5 a Day."

Spain Posts New Record with 75 Million Visitors in 2016

Jan 12
Officials in Spain say the number of tourists visiting the country has soared by 10 percent in 2016.

France Restricts Travel for Minors Over Jihadi Trip Fears

By Lori Hinnant | Jan 12
France's government has quietly backtracked on a policy that allowed children to leave the country without their parents' permission, after years of complaints from families of radicalized teens who left to join extremist groups.

Ski Industry Targets Millennials to Keep Coffers Full

By John Kekis | Jan 12
As baby boomers begin to pull back from the athletic endeavors of their youth, ski resorts are focusing on attracting new participants to the slopes.

North Korea is a Bad Trip if You're Looking to Get High

By Eric Talmadge | Jan 11
North Korea has been getting some pretty high praise lately from the stoner world.

L.A. Beats San Francisco for George Lucas Museum Site

By Andrew Dalton | Jan 11
The force, it seems, was with Los Angeles. And San Francisco was left on the dark side.

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