Travel

(CNN) — Walking through Hoi An’s Old Town, in central Vietnam, the omnipresent buzz of motorbikes fills the air. Vendors push carts overloaded with ceramic vases and bowls. A pedicab slows down to offer a ride. A woman touts custom-made tailoring and leather bags from a store, where a lush curtain of foliage falls from
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(CNN) — It’s 24 years old this year, but the Boeing 777 airplane is still going strong — it’s one of the aviation manufacturer’s best-selling models and is used by airlines across the world. But, after nearly quarter of a century of flying, the first ever 777 has made its final flight — to an
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On 2018’s busiest day for global aviation, there were 66,000 possible international connections between flights arriving and departing at Heathrow within a six-hour window, a new report by UK-based air travel intelligence company OAG reveals. OAG’s Megahubs International Index 2018 pits the world’s biggest and busiest airports against each other to discover which lead the
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(CNN) — We all know being a tourist can be expensive, but in the Italian city of Venice, even just sitting down could soon cost you dearly. The city’s mayor, Luigi Brugnaro, has proposed a fine of up to €500 (about $585) for anyone planting themselves down in an undesignated spot. The proposal isn’t without
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(CNN) — The ancient monument of Stonehenge has entranced and intrigued visitors to England for thousands of years. You may no longer be able to get close enough to clamber over the stones, but it’s still a national icon and a universally recognized symbol of Britain. Now, to mark 100 years of these striking stones
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(CNN) — Folks who have never been there tend to think of Kenya as a one-trick pony — an awesome safari destination and little more. But East Africa’s No. 1 travel destination (nearly 1.5 million international visitors in 2017) is actually a multifaceted place with a wide variety of adventures both rural and urban. While
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(CNN) — It’s not just you: Airports really are getting busier. That’s according to 2017 travel data released Thursday by Airports Council International. Globally, there were significant increases in passenger numbers, air cargo traffic and total aircraft movements. Major connecting hub Atlanta can thank its location as a major connecting hub and port of entry
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(CNN) — Learning something new seems like the perfect way to usher in autumn. The fall equinox takes place on Saturday, September 22. It’s also Museum Day in the United States. Nearly 1,500 US museums are participating in Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day, when institutions in all 50 states and the District of Columbia offer free
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