In eclectic Tucson, art scene keeps things cool despite the heat

In eclectic Tucson, art scene keeps things cool despite the heat

Tucson is a place of natural beauty, but I hoped to find a different kind of sight: its rich local arts scene.

Fodor's list of places to avoid in 2018 includes ... Missouri?

January 19
Fodor's list of places to avoid in 2018 includes ... Missouri?
At this rate the Show Me State might become the Don't Show Me State.

Exploring the archaeological wonders of Jordan, from Petra and beyond

January 19
Exploring the archaeological wonders of Jordan, from Petra and beyond
The country's archaeological wonders include Petra, but also less-visited forts and castles.
Travel
January 20

Luxury hotels by the hour; National Geographic snubs Minnesota cities

Luxury hotels by the hour Why pay for an overnight hotel stay when you need a room during the day for only a few hours…
Travel
January 19

Midwest Traveler: Something strange is happening in Uranus, Missouri

If you don't find this Route 66 tourist attraction amusing, it's not for you.
Variety
January 19

What Obama's and Reagan's photographer learned about travel

Former White House photographer Pete Souza shares his top moments with two presidents.
Travel
January 19

Travel Troubleshooter: Our VRBO rental was full of dead chickens!

Q: I recently rented a home from VRBO in Pinetop, Ariz., with a group of friends. The owner gave us permission to check in an…
Travel
January 19

A rare view of Yosemite National Park's High Country

THE Traveler: Jeff Cepek of Edina. The scene: From atop Clouds Rest, a mountain in ­Yosemite National Park’s high country (elevation 9,900 feet),…
Destination: MSP Airport
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Our comprehensive guide on where to eat, drink, shop, park, relax and play if you end up stuck at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport – or if you plan to spend a few extra hours there before your flight.
Travel
January 19

Why I love guidebooks more than ever: They clue you in to locals' tips

Even in this age of internet research, guidebooks are not dead. In fact, they’ve gotten better. The best, smartest guidebooks focus on insider tips from…
Variety
January 19

Michelin star awarded to goggle-wearing, 72-year-old Bangkok street-food chef

A recently-awarded Michelin star boosts a chef at an outdoor Thai kitchen to international stardom.
Variety
January 19

If you go

For more information on visiting Tucson, go to visittucson.org.
Travel
January 19

How to make sure you travel with medication legally

Trav­eling abroad with prescription drugs isn't always as simpl­e as just packi­ng them.
Vikings
January 16

Travel tips for Vikings fans heading to Philly for the NFC title game

Travel tips you need to know to paint the town purple next weekend.
Variety
January 13
Diamond Head, an extinct volcanic crater, and high-rises are seen in Honolulu on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Minnesotans visiting the sites in Hawaii on Saturday shared their stories of confusion and fear in wake of the faulty missile notice.

For Minnesotans in Hawaii, confusion, fear, then relief after missile alert

"It was maybe one of the more surreal experiences I've ever had," said Norah Shapiro, a Twin Cities film director visiting along with her husband.
Travel
January 13

Website lets you rent a car for free — but there's a catch

A ‘free’ one-way car rental How about a free trip to Florida? There’s a catch. You have to drive. But you get a free car…
Variety
January 13

Cambodia's temples shrouded in nature and mystery

The country's ancient temples, rising from the jungle, remain an ethereal mystery.
Variety
January 12

The most magical surprise at Disney? The world-class food

Orlando is more than Mickey Mouse-shaped pancakes and candy apples. Much more.
Travel
January 12

Midwest Traveler: Taking flight in Dayton, Ohio

The Gem City and nearby Yellow Springs, Ohio, emphasize quality of life.
Travel
January 12

State Department makes changes to its travel warnings

I have long suggested that travelers heading overseas review the U.S. State Department’s information about their destination country. It sounds nerdy and unnecessary, but it…
Variety
January 12

Bowling and a bed: Hotels vie for guests by offering entertainment

Competing for overnight guests in a changing environment, hotels venture into entertainment.
Travel
January 12

The world's best music festivals for 2018 travelers

Time your next vacation to a world-class music festival in a coveted destination.
Travel
January 12

Travel Troubleshooter: After Hurricane Maria, American won't refund customer's Puerto Rico vacation

Q: I booked my Thanksgiving vacation from Chicago to San Juan, Puerto Rico, through American Airlines Vacations. I had reservations at the Caribe Hilton San…
Travel
January 12

A gnarled tree stands as testament to beauty of Sonoma County, after the fires

THE Traveler: Craig Vanderah of Prior Lake. The scene: Afternoon light glowed on an autumn scene in Sonoma Valley, near Kunde Family Winery,…