Thousand Oaks declares state of emergency amid fires
The Thousand Oaks City Council voted to declare a state of emergency Tuesday because of fires that burned hillsides and homes in the city last week. Shortly after the Hill and...
12 hours ago - LA Times - 2 articles
L.A. City Council committee endorses $1.2-billion expansion of convention center and hotel
A proposal for a $1.2-billion subsidized development that would add hundreds of hotel rooms at L.A. Live and substantially enlarge the Los Angeles Convention Center was moved...
13 hours ago - LA Times
Airline worker sleeps in cargo hold from Kansas City to Chicago
The cargo hold was heated and pressurized, and the man wasn't injured.
13 hours ago - NBC
New Newport Beach Hotel Set to Open
A comprehensive redesign of the Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach property is expected to be unveiled for travelers this fall. The advantageously located hotel...
14 hours ago - Global Traveler - 2 articles
India's Oyo to Build First Out-of-Asia Property
India's largest hospitality company Oyo announced plans to expand by opening properties in 10 cities in the United Kingdom. Throughout the next 1.5 years, Oyo will work with...
14 hours ago - Global Traveler
Reno-Tahoe Withdraws Olympic Bid
The Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition has announced that it will no longer seek a bid to host the 2030 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, citing concerns over the financial...
15 hours ago - SportsTravel
AAA Report: More Than 50 Million Americans Plan to Travel for Thanksgiving
Once again, the days surrounding Thanksgiving look to be some of the busiest travel days in the United States. According to a report from AAA, more than 54 million Americans...
17 hours ago - Global Traveler
New York Hotel Offers Exclusive Fall Deal
The Sanctuary Hotel in New York City launched its exclusive fall deal. The fall deal includes 26 percent off flat room rates and three free rewards, including Uber credit, a...
17 hours ago - Global Traveler - 2 articles
Live Aqua Urban Resort San Miguel de Allende now open
The 153-room newbuild is the city's first Live Aqua property and the fifth for the brand in Mexico.
17 hours ago - Travel Weekly - 4 articles
The Academy, a Small Luxury Hotel, opens in London
The hotel, part of YTL Hotels' U.K. portfolio, comprises five Georgian townhouses in the city's Bloomsbury district.
17 hours ago - Travel Weekly
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A globetrotter's guide to Cape Town: a city that improves with every visit
At least once a year, Andrea Oschetti finds himself soaking in the view from Table Mountain, driving along Chapman's Peak and marvelling at Cape Town's natural beauty and...
6 high fashion restaurants that are as stylish as they are delicious
High fashion is always something of a love-hate relationship. You hate that it's frivolous and ever-changing, yet you want to be a part of its beauty in this unapologetic...
7 of the best things to do in Laos
Laos is often overlooked by visitors to its neighbouring countries. But with gilded temples, stunning scenery and one of Asia's most epic waterfalls, there's every reason to...
Muji designs an autonomous shuttle bus for the streets of Finland
Muji has made a name for itself not only in Japan, but all around the world. Just last year, it made its foray into hotels. Now, the Tokyo-based brand has announced its plans...
5 ways to embrace chalet chic with Canada Goose, newly launched in Hong Kong
Popular purveyor of extreme cold weather jackets, heritage brand Canada Goose has just stepped foot into Hong Kong with a flagship shop at IFC Mall, marking the brand's...
Who lives in a house like this? Miniature abodes crop up on the Isle of Man
Taking to Facebook, locals have shared stunning images of the intricate houses on the Isle of Man - which world-renowned street artists Anonymouse Mmx have now claimed...
Hotel staff reveal the weirdest requests they've received from guests
The bizarre demands from the last 12 months were revealed by budget hotel chain Travelodge, which polled staff across its 552 UK properties.
Can you spot the runway? Extreme fog sees plane blindly land as it touches...
Nerve-wracking cockpit footage shows a plane descending into Minsk National Airport in Belarus, with zero visibility due to thick fog.
From morning prayers to fresh coffee: What 8am looks like in different parts...
In a bid to find out how peoples' early morning routines vary around the world, Belgian photographer Pascal Mannaerts ventured to Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East.
Russian hackers made £9.4m from British Airways data breach'
Magecart, a Russian-linked criminal group, is said to be behind the cyber attack in August in which details of 244,000 British Airways customers were stolen.