How the shutdown has snarled Americans' travel plans
How the shutdown has snarled Americans' travel plans

By Marnie Hunter, CNN The partial US government shutdown raises all sorts of questions for travelers on topics from aviation safety and security to passports and national parks.

January 18th, 10:02 AM HST
Canada and Norway lock horns over who's got the world's biggest moose
Canada and Norway lock horns over who's got the world's biggest moose

By Rob Picheta, CNN A Canadian mayor says he is considering putting a hat on his town's statue of a moose, after affronted residents discovered that it is no longer the world's tallest.

January 18th, 8:02 AM HST
Misrepresentation a 'constant problem,' says Muslim-American journalist misidentified by Vogue
Misrepresentation a 'constant problem,' says Muslim-American journalist misidentified by Vogue

Emanuella Grinberg, CNN Noor Tagouri shrieks in delight as she opens the latest issue of Vogue magazine to find a dazzling portrait of herself in head-to-toe Givenchy.

January 18th, 7:32 AM HST
Legendary great white shark filmed swimming with divers off Hawaii
Legendary great white shark filmed swimming with divers off Hawaii

By Rob Picheta, CNN, Video by Jeff Simon A great white shark, believed to be one of the largest on the planet, has been spotted by divers as it fed on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii.

January 18th, 2:01 AM HST
$1 Home deal triggers property stampede in Sambuca, Italy
$1 Home deal triggers property stampede in Sambuca, Italy

Silvia Marchetti, CNN Tempted by the deal offering homes for just over $1 in the town of Sambuca on Italy's island of Sicily?

January 18th, 4:32 AM HST
Autoland: When pilots can't see the runway
Autoland: When pilots can't see the runway

By Howard Slutsken, CNN It's been a smooth flight, and you've spent it engrossed in a juicy novel on your tablet. You barely noticed the captain's announcement about a half-hour ago that "we'll be starting...

January 18th, 1:31 AM HST
Italian town of Sambuca in Sicily sells homes for a dollar
Italian town of Sambuca in Sicily sells homes for a dollar

By Silvia Marchetti, CNN Looking for a dose of instant sunshine to help you through the winter? This latest deal out of Italy could be just the warm jolt of vitamin D you need.

January 16th, 1:30 AM HST
MLK national park will reopen during government shutdown with help of Delta Air Lines
MLK national park will reopen during government shutdown with help of Delta Air Lines

By Nicole Chavez, CNN The National Park Service will use a grant from Delta Air Lines and fee revenues to reopen the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta despite the government shutdown.

January 17th, 3:16 PM HST
AeroMexico's new 'DNA Discount' ad goes viral
AeroMexico's new 'DNA Discount' ad goes viral

By Lilit Marcus, CNN In 2017, about 35 million American citizens traveled to Mexico, visiting beachy spots such as Puerto Vallarta to historic sites such as Chichen Itza.

January 17th, 1:16 PM HST
'Friendly' Satan statue causes anger in Segovia, Spain
'Friendly' Satan statue causes anger in Segovia, Spain

By Francesca Street, CNN How would you feel if you spotted a horned figure perching near a bridge, cell phone in hand, snapping a selfie?

January 17th, 5:31 AM HST
Louisville renames airport after hometown hero Muhammad Ali
Louisville renames airport after hometown hero Muhammad Ali

By Lauren M. Johnson, CNN Louisville visitors will fly "like a butterfly" after the city renames its airport after hometown great Muhammad Ali.

January 16th, 4:31 PM HST
CNN Travel's 19 places to visit in 2019
CNN Travel's 19 places to visit in 2019

By CNN Travel editors Whether you want to rest on a beach in the Caribbean, hike the world's most famous canyon, explore ancient ruins, eat world-famous cuisine or learn more at historically significant sites this...

January 16th, 1:01 PM HST
How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in and out of the UK and Europe?
How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in and out of the UK and Europe?

By Joe Minihane, CNN It's prime time to start booking summer vacations, but for millions of people, the persistent threat of Britain crashing chaotically out of the European Union could transform their annual break...

January 15th, 11:45 PM HST
Move over, Vatican -- there's a new church in town!
Move over, Vatican -- there's a new church in town!

By Delia Gallagher, CNN Italy's first ever Mormon temple opened on Monday, just a few miles up the road from the Vatican, in the Eternal City of Rome.

January 15th, 6:00 AM HST
Strict ticket policy introduced at Machu Picchu
Strict ticket policy introduced at Machu Picchu

By Francesca Street, CNN It's the spectacular Incan citadel in the Andes Mountain range that's on everyone's travel bucket list, but access to Machu Picchu is becoming more strictly regulated.

January 14th, 6:45 AM HST
Palau's Jellyfish Lake reopens as thousands of jellyfish return
Palau's Jellyfish Lake reopens as thousands of jellyfish return

By Maggie Hiufu Wong, CNN Here's one bit of good news for the environment -- and your 2019 travel wish list.

January 14th, 4:30 PM HST
Spain's most pivotal 'Game of Thrones' filming locations
Spain's most pivotal 'Game of Thrones' filming locations

Joshua Mellin, CNN The striking scenery of HBO's "Game of Thrones" has inspired scores of travelers to retrace their favorite characters' journeys across The Seven Kingdoms.

January 15th, 12:45 AM HST
Japan has so many vacant homes it's giving them away
Japan has so many vacant homes it's giving them away

By Emiko Jozuka, CNN Four years ago, Naoko and Takayuki Ida were given a house. For free.

January 14th, 3:30 PM HST
A calico lobster turned up at a Maryland fish market. The chances of finding one: 1 in 30 million
A calico lobster turned up at a Maryland fish market. The chances of finding one: 1 in 30 million

By Mallory Hughes, CNN He spared her life and named her Eve. Now instead of a lobster pot she's going to live in an aquarium.

January 14th, 10:30 AM HST
Cathay Pacific accidentally discounts business-class tickets -- again
Cathay Pacific accidentally discounts business-class tickets -- again

By Emily Dixon, CNN After Cathay Pacific accidentally listed some first-class and business tickets at a discount of up to 95% at the start of the month, the airline tweeted a sheepish "#lessonlearnt."

January 14th, 6:45 AM HST