Niue: World’s first country to receive Dark Sky designation

(CNN) — The tiny Pacific island of Niue may just be the best place on Earth for stargazing.Niue, a Polynesian island about halfway between...

17 airlines that no longer exist

(CNN) — In the little more than 100 years of commercial air travel, thousands of airlines have come and gone as casualties of oil...

Attractions closed and events canceled amid coronavirus outbreak

As the virus spreads around the world, infecting more than 89,000 people globally, major tourist attractions and events that draw visitors from all over...

Travelers will face new restrictions and cancellations as coronavirus cases grow in the US

The US is expanding travel restrictions from Iran and heightening a travel advisory for certain regions of South Korea and Italy, Vice President Mike...

National Museum of American Jewish History files for bankruptcy

The museum -- which was founded in 1976 and is a Smithsonian affiliate -- announced it will continue operating while undergoing reorganization, according to...

Luxembourg makes all public transport free

(CNN) — With a population of 602,000, Luxembourg is one of Europe's smallest countries -- yet it suffers from major traffic jams. But that...

The Misanthrope Society: A Taipei bar for people who dislike humankind

Taipei, Taiwan (CNN) — Hidden away in a dead-end alley, a skeleton perches on a bar stool with a wine glass and a cigarette....

Are fat fliers being discriminated against by airlines?

(CNN) — Earlier this year, a family of three women from New Zealand -- a mom and her two adult daughters -- made headlines...

River Nile reveals ancient Egyptian treasures

Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over...

Air New Zealand unveils economy-class sleeping pods

(CNN) — There are people who can sleep anywhere, any time, in any position -- including upright in an economy-class airplane seat.And then there...

Climate activists just blocked plans to expand Heathrow, one of the world’s biggest airports

Judges in the closely-watched case at London's Court of Appeal said the UK government, which threw its support behind the proposal, had failed to...

Japan’s snow monkeys de-stress in hot springs

(CNN) — The Japanese macaques in Jigokudani Monkey Park begin most days with a relaxing dip in their own private hot tub. Located in...

12 of New Zealand’s most beautiful places

(CNN) — You've seen your friends' photos, you've watched the Lord of the Rings trilogy and you're desperate to experience New Zealand for yourself....