Ranked: The Unfriendliest States in America, Is Yours Here?

A significant factor that goes into the moving process is the type of environment you want to move into. Will your neighbors be friendly? Will ... Read More

Haggard Bill and Hillary Clinton stroll down beach on Hamptons getaway spotted Bill and Hillary Clinton on a walk on the beach in The Hamptons on Tuesday.

Why Royal Caribbean and All Other Cruise Stocks Just Crashed

If debt costs eat up all of cruise companies' profits, is there any reason to buy cruise stocks?

A Growing Team: Emirates To Hold Three Cabin Crew Open Days In The US This Month

Prospective attendees are encouraged to pre-register.

Fire hits vacant Grossinger's hotel, once a Catskills jewel

LIBERTY, N.Y. (AP) — A fire consumed a building at the site of the long-closed Grossinger’s resort, once among the most storied and glamorous hotels in New York's Catskills. In its heyday after World War II, Grossinger's drew hundreds of thousands of vacationers a year, many of them Jewish. The resort had a 27-hole golf course, indoor and outdoor pools, a nightclub, two kosher kitchens and a 1,500-seat dining room. It drew crooners like Eddie...

The Most Charming Small Town in Every State

You'll find the heart of America in these small-town gems that seem lost in time. Add them to your must-visit list now. The post The Most Charming Small Town in Every State appeared first on Reader's Digest.

Watch hikers risk lives strolling beside giant hot spring at Yellowstone National Park

At least 20 people have been killed by falling into Yellowstone's geothermal features

15 must-try ballpark foods across America

If you love baseball, surely you love some of the ballpark foods that come with watching a game. These are some of our favorites.

Amtrak launches new menu items aboard select trains — including hot meals, nonalcoholic beverages and vegan options

There’s good news for Amtrak riders in the Northeast, along with travelers on Amtrak’s long-distance routes: They’ll be the first to see a variety of new food and beverage options available on board, including bacon-and-cheese egg bites, a vegan noodle bowl and a smoked-turkey-and-havarti sandwich. Enhanced menu options are currently available for passengers on Northeast …

Mark Morical: Remote Steens Mountain Wilderness can be explored along the highest road in Oregon, or deep at the bottom of its gorges

SOUTH STEENS CAMPGROUND, Ore. — In 1999, I took a trip with some college friends to Steens Mountain. Nearly a quarter-century later, memories of that trip were beginning to fade. But what I did remember was plunging up and down an impossibly deep gorge and being awestruck by alpine beauty that had no business existing in the middle of a vast desert of sagebrush. It was time to return to Steens ...

Libra: Your daily horoscope - August 18

Libra: here are your general predictions for the day August 18

Vacant New York hotel that inspired ‘Dirty Dancing’ suffers devastating fire

Vacant New York hotel that inspired ‘Dirty Dancing’ suffers devastating fire - The screenwriter of ‘Dirty Dancing’ spoke about her childhood vacations to Grossinger’s and how it influenced the film starring Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze

Human Umbilical Cord Found in Spirit Passenger's Luggage

A CBP spokesperson told Newsweek that some biological materials "must be accompanied by a CDC import permit or importer certification statement."

China Covid Cases at a Three-Month High as Even Fish Get Tests

China’s Covid cases surged to a three-month high, driven by a worsening outbreak in the tropical Hainan province that has become the country’s biggest since Shanghai was shut down in the spring.

This Abandoned Mining Town In Oklahoma Is One Of The Eeriest Places In America

Imagine living in small-town America going about life and having no idea you’re living in the most toxic town in America. This is what life was like for residents of Picher, Oklahoma in the mid-to-late 1900s. Picher was a booming mining town for lead and zinc for many decades in... The post This Abandoned Mining Town In Oklahoma Is One Of The Eeriest Places In America appeared first on Only In Your State.

Northern California hotel purchases cool off, nosedive looms statewide

Aug. 17—SAN JOSE — Hotel buying activity cooled off in Northern California, including in the Bay Area, during the first six months of 2022, a slump that might worsen during the rest of this year, an unsettling new report says. During the first six months of 2022, the dollar volume for purchases of Northern California hotels totaled slightly less than $1.03 billion, which represented a plunge ...

National Park campsites closed as hungry and "testy" bears scour area for beans

Two sites at Big Bend National Park in Texas have been closed to let bears forage for mesquite beans in peace

Live The Golden Age Of Railroad With Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railway

The Durango-Silverton Railway is an authentic ride into the Coloradan Rockies with vintage steam trains to historic mining towns.

Did you know that stocks that crashed during the pandemic have nearly returned 75% since their lows in 2020?

Stocks in this list have companies that had their businesses significantly impacted by the lockdown. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.

Best Travel & Tourism stocks to buy in 2022

Travel and tourism is a broad category, with a diverse list of well-known brands. Ecotourism is a fast-growing niche, especially among young travelers. Tourism sector has been perhaps the hardest hit part of the economy by the COVID-19 pandemic. This list presents some of the best travel and tourism investments to consider in the post-pandemic era. The list's performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.

What's happening in the Mid-Hudson Valley: Aug. 18, 2022

Enrollment for Lifespring, a Saugerties Adult Learning Community composed of retired and semi-retired adults is open through Thursday, Aug. 18, for the 2022-2023 academic year. Classes are offered on Zoom or in-person at the Woodstock Jewish Congregation located at 1682 Glasco Turnpike, Saugerties. New this year are an in-person concert series, and special outdoor events starting in ...

Caffeine on the concourse: TPG flew across the US to find the best airport coffee

There are a couple of things that help early morning flyers enjoy a smoother airport experience: a carry-on bag and, most importantly, a cup of coffee. But unfortunately, the idea of “airport coffee” seems to universally elicit an image of watery, weak, bitter coffee served in a plastic foam cup. As a traveler and coffee …

7 Great National Parks in Missouri

Missouri has a wide selection of national parks and national monuments to give vacationers a wonderful experience! Check

Here's What Black Expats Wish They Knew Before Relocating To Panama

Many of us have seen the posts on our feeds and the vlogs and had similar thoughts of relocating to Panama.

Rocky beach emerges from Italy's Lake Garda

The bottom of the rocky shore of Lake Garda, Italy's largest lake and major tourist destination, has emerged in Sirmione amid an ongoing severe drought that has gripped the country for months.

Venice Fines ‘Idiots’ Who Surfed Grand Canal $1,500 a Piece

Two young men who thought it might be fun to film themselves gliding down Venice’s Grand Canal on motorized boards have learned the hard way that fun comes at a cost. Ecco due imbecilli prepotenti che si fanno beffa della Città… chiedo a tutti di aiutarci a individuarli per punirli anche se le nostre armi sono davvero spuntate… servono urgentemente più poteri ai Sindaci in tema di sicurezza pubblica! A chi li individua offro una cena!...

Thinking of Diversifying your portfolio? Here are the top EM companies

Companies in this are based in Emerging Market Countries that trade in US exchanges that have outperformed their peers. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.

DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Hilton released the official DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie recipe this month and I couldn’t get into my kitchen fast enough. Who can say no to sinfully good, impossibly delicious DoubleTree cookies? Calories be damned (at least for the year 2020…and 2021). The cookies baked up beautifully and are every bit as delicious as you’d expectread more

Tower Of Fantasy: All Region Scenic Point Locations In Warren

The frigid region of Warren in Tower of Fantasy features four Scenic Points that Wanderers can discover across its vast frozen wilderness.

Ben Affleck Was "Freaked Out" on His Recent Paris Honeymoon With Jennifer Lopez

The reason is actually heartbreaking. 😞

Lewis Hamilton: How summer break trip to Africa has left him ‘fully transformed’

Lewis Hamilton visited Namibia, Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania during his transformative trip.

How to Spend a Perfect Weekend on Nantucket

I’ve gotten to travel to some pretty amazing places as a travel writer, but there’s just something special about the island of Nantucket, with all its history, natural beauty and folklore. Unlike the Hamptons or Palm Beach, this iconic vacation destination for the one-percenters doesn’t feel snooty or pretentious in the least. While you definitely can’t […] The post How to Spend a Perfect Weekend on Nantucket appeared first on InsideHook.

This abandoned 'Money Pit Mansion' in Florida is too expensive to save

In the heart of Florida sits this impressive abandoned mansion, known as the Money Pit. Having lain empty for decades, its various owners haven't been able to restore it to its former glory. Thanks to photographer Leland Kent of Abandoned Southeast, you can now take a look inside the home and discover it's long history.

A Historic English Countryside Cottage Gets a Contemporary Extension

When creatives Tom Baker and Natalie Silk purchased a centuries-old stone cottage in Devon, United Kingdom as a weekend home, they knew the historic structure would need a new extension. The existing garage and workshop were in a state of disrepair, so the two Londoners appointed Hackney-based architecture practice Studio Weave to replace them with a […]

Woman Scores Upgrade to Business Class All Because of Her Stunning Passport Photo

The picture really is amazing.

Truly Fascinating Places You Won't Believe Are in the United States

From lunar-like landscapes to European-style castles.

Flights were grounded again this week at New York's LaGuardia Airport — this time because of 'law enforcement activity,' FAA says

Unconfirmed tweets claimed the "law enforcement activity" involved a prisoner escaping from FBI agents.

Rare Photos From Princess Diana and Prince Charles’ Wedding

It was described as “the royal wedding of the century.”

10 Thrilling Turks & Caicos Activities For The Adrenaline Junkie

Turks and Caicos caters to all types of travelers, and this is for adrenaline junkies looking for some thrills.

I paid $250 for a jungle-themed hotel room with a treehouse bed and waterfall tub. I thought it was a fun concept, but I wouldn't go back.

Insider's writer stayed at Anniversary Inn in Salt Lake City, a hotel with themed rooms including her jungle-inspired Swiss Family Robinson Suite.

Fall Is The Perfect Time To Visit This Historic Mountain Town In Vermont

Grafton is a small town in southern Vermont that’s tucked between the stunning mountains that make the state so special. With a population of under 1,000 residents, there’s plenty to do and learn when you visit this quaint town in the Green Mountain State. Grafton is so much more than... The post Fall Is The Perfect Time To Visit This Historic Mountain Town In Vermont appeared first on Only In Your State.

20 essential tips for a successful road trip

Flip through the gallery for 20 essential tips that will help you have a successful road trip, from what you'll need to prepare ahead of time to the perfect snacks for the road.

Bear Interrupts Alabama Family's Gatlinburg Vacation, Just Wants to Hang Out

Dangerously cute.

This Little-Known Mission Helped Thousands Escape Manhattan on 9/11

We’ve read about so many heroes of that fateful day, yet somehow this mission—the largest of its kind in history—remains largely unknown The post This Little-Known Mission Helped Thousands Escape Manhattan on 9/11 appeared first on Reader's Digest.

AirTag leads to arrest of airline worker accused of stealing at least $15,000 worth of items from luggage

An Apple AirTag led to the arrest of an airline subcontractor accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of items from luggage at a Florida airport.

Armani, others flee wildfire on Sicilian island retreat

MILAN (AP) — Fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others were forced to flee from their vacation villas overnight as firefighters worked to extinguish the remnants of two wildfires on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria on Thursday. A photo shows flames that appear to encroach on Armani’s villa, but his press office said they stopped short of the property. Armani and guests evacuated to a boat in the harbor overnight. The head of the...

This Is Why You Never See Mosquitoes at Disney World

Have you noticed that Disney World, despite being in Florida, seems to be virtually mosquito-free? There's a reason for that. The post This Is Why You Never See Mosquitoes at Disney World appeared first on Reader's Digest.

A new fee is coming to the most visited national park next year

You'll still be able drive through Great Smoky Mountains National Park for free, but if you park your vehicle for 15 minutes or more, you're going to need to cough up a little money starting in March 2023.

The Danger in Relying On Employers to Protect Abortion Access

The benevolence of companies is a terribly shaky safety net.

Prince Harry Was Spotted in Africa After The Sussexes' European Tour Announcement

The duke is in Mozambique.