Some vacation-planning strategies, from websites to haggling

(AP) — Natasha Rachel Smith was good at math as a teenager and intrigued by personal finance. As an adult, she was determined to turn “mar...

March 1st, 2018 |  


Mexico wine country: Foodie paradise and tastings in Baja

ENSENADA, Mexico (AP) — Wine lovers, listen up: There’s a little-known gem just south of the border called Valle de Guadalupe.It’s a...

March 1st, 2018 |  


Charleston drops Tall Ships festival

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — There will be no Tall Ships Charleston festival this year.The Post and Courier of Charleston reported organizers ran out...

February 10th, 2018 |  



California Redwood Coast top destination

By The Associated Press(AP) — Lonely Planet, the travel guidebook company, put California’s Redwood Coast No. 1 on its top 10 list of U.S....

February 10th, 2018 |  


Spring break more than ‘fly and flop’ vacations this year

By Beth J. HarpazAP Travel Editor(AP) — Spring break isn’t just about “fly and flop” anymore — heading to a beach where ...

February 10th, 2018 |  


Embrace the Bold North in Minneapolis for Super Bowl

Embrace the Bold North in Minneapolis for Super Bowl

By Amy ForlitiAssociated PressMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis is the northernmost city to host a Super Bowl. Tourism officials are making the mos...

February 1st, 2018 |  


Dead-of-winter trips from northern lights to festivals

A(P) — Despite frigid temperatures plaguing some parts of the U.S., winter does have unique charms, whether it’s getting cozy by a firepla...

January 13th, 2018 |  


A look at where to go in 2018

A look at where to go in 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — From Malta to Minneapolis, here’s a look at some destinations around the world that will be making news in 2018. They incl...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Skiing: How do you know when your child is ready?

Skiing: How do you know when your child is ready?

(AP) — Ski season is starting. For parents, that may mean getting kids on the slopes for the first time. But is there a perfect age to learn to ...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Din0-mite

Din0-mite

For the Troy Daily NewsCOLUMBUS — COSI, the Center of Science and Industry in Columbus, has opened a new exhibit — the American Museum of ...

December 16th, 2017 |