Oodles of closer places make cheaper but equally fascinating stand-ins for dream vacations to world destinations.
Updated: June 04, 2012, - 06:14 AM
This weekend marks the traditional launch of summer (never mind the 90-degree temps we've already seen) and the summer driving...
Updated: May 26, 2012, - 02:20 PM
"Can I help you," my friend asked a young woman at the Detroit airport. The woman was weeping and disoriented,...
Updated: May 19, 2012, - 11:20 AM
Ever been on a flight and looked on with wonder as someone remained riveted to his or her portable electronic...
Updated: May 12, 2012, - 01:21 PM
Being a female solo traveler has its advantages: You set your own agenda, eat wherever you like, take luxurious baths...
Updated: April 21, 2012, - 11:19 AM
Given the high price of gasoline, it's time to take a look at what goes into prices at the pump and steps drivers can take to save on fuel before a road trip.
Updated: April 14, 2012, - 01:17 PM
One week ago, the luxury cruise liner Azamara Quest reached a Malaysian port. On the previous Friday, Day Five of...
Updated: April 07, 2012, - 11:18 AM
Imagine walking along the trail at Interstate State Park, on the St. Croix River in Taylors Falls, Minn. You peer...
Updated: March 31, 2012, - 01:59 PM
Want to take Amtrak this summer? I suggest you book now -- unless you were smart enough to have booked...
Updated: March 24, 2012, - 05:29 PM