The next time you take a flight, if you suddenly feel more cramped, it may not just be the shrinking airline seat and the addition of more passengers.
In 2001 a plane carrying 293 passengers and 13 crew lost power in both its engines over the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.
Travelmania manifests itself in compulsive list making—places to go, packing lists, things to see, and of course where to go next.
On a chilly afternoon deep in northern Germany’s Dodauer Forest, 100km north-east of Hamburg, a postman wearing a bright yellow uniform was walking alone through the woods.
The numbers are in, and if you’re in the U.S. travel industry, they are not uplifting.
Those of us who love to travel always want to make sure we're doing it right.
From hotel bookings to restaurant recommendations to the best ways to get around–these are the apps to turn to when you're stumped in transit.
Walking among the slate-roofed brick homes of Roebling, New Jersey, along the banks of the US East Coast’s Delaware River, it’s strange to think that so many of the world’s best known transportation structures and mechanisms – from the lifts in the Eiffel Tower to the ski lifts in Lake Tahoe, California – stem from this small, self-contained company town.
For many of us, February 14 usually involves picking up some flowers on the way home from the office and hoping the best ones haven't already gone (they usually have).
Bucket list! What is it? For many Ghanaians and non-travellers, this may seem a very funny term. Could it mean a list of buckets or even items that can fit into a bucket?
There are a few questions that most people have about the lush Caribbean island of Nevis, all of which I was asked when I told friends I was planning a trip there. I will attempt to answer them now, in order.
Japan already has the world's smartest toilets, but now there are smart shoes, furniture and accessories.
Tanzania is one of Africa’s and the planet’s most beautiful and exciting travel destinations and a trip to this country should be on the bucket list of every traveller.
Now I know what some of you think about airline food.
A review is being launched into airlines' seating policies, the Civil Aviation Authority says.
Welcome to Monowi, Nebraska, population 1. According to 2010 U.S. Census data, Monowi is the only incorporated town in the country with only one resident.
A good vacation is an escape from the every day and this upcoming resort in the Swedish Lapland, couldn't be further from normal life -- it's literally floating on a river in the middle of nowhere.
From bespoke itineraries to seeing a place like a local, the latest travel companies are adding a big dollop of imagination to the process of booking a holiday.
The travel life is great – mesmerizing locales, beautiful beaches perfect for "Formation" photos with the girls and of course, bragging rights.
Ever dreamed of owning a home in a pretty Italian village? The news you've been waiting for has finally arrived.
Statistics made available by the Ghana Heritage Conservation Trust, managers of the Kakum National Park, indicates that patronage of the site has significantly reduced over the past years.
In 1985, Jorge Eckstein, long-time resident of Buenos Aires’ historical San Telmo neighbourhood, purchased an abandoned mansion near his home that he intended to transform into a restaurant.
Tourism backlash has been in full effect over the last 12 months, with several destinations announcing they'd had enough of foreign visitors flooding their streets or disrupting their fragile ecosystems.
Travel to the US is falling, a decline some in the tourism industry blame on US President Donald Trump.
One hot July, I was sitting at a cafe in Dubrovnik waiting for someone to show up with keys to the apartment I was renting. It had been over an hour.
The African Union Commission is set to launch the first AU Agenda 2063 Flagship project, the Single African Air Transport Market, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on January 28.
Sitting in the terminal building waiting to be called for our flight is a regular occurrence for most of us -- but what's really going on out there on the ramp while we're inside staring at our phones?
Several million miles away from home and you are wondering what to eat. When you travel to a different continent, you don’t only deal with the change in weather, culture and lifestyle. You also have to adapt to the local food.
For centuries, this arctic Norwegian port has been at the mercy of Mother Nature and man, and yet has risen from the ashes with a deep and defiant response.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has predicted that African Airlines will lose about $100 million in 2018 based on a collective net loss of $100 million in 2017.
Intrepid Travel said it recently began offering an El Salvador trip, due in part to North American demand.
It may have a history stretching back 3,000 years, but Beijing is fast becoming today’s modern ‘it’ city.
Are you spending afternoons trawling Instagram for jungles, glaciers, and ancient temples, dreaming of an adventure you’ll take in an all-too-distant someday
Wedding planning, while exciting, can be a major source of stress–and your honeymoon is likely going to be your first real chance to enjoy some quality time with your spouse.
What makes a country well-run? Whether minimising corruption or spearheading educational and medical initiatives, governments around the world use different policies to facilitate a high-functioning society.
I’d lived in Mexico City for about six months before witnessing somebody get visibly angry in public. And it wasn’t a Mexican.
More than 200 years after the Illuminati was founded to oppose religious influence over daily life, it has become one of the world’s greatest conspiracy theories.
Rome’s ultra-wealthy took weekend trips here to party.
A spoonful of the sex-enhancing powdered herb ground from the tree’s roots is sold for only $1 in the Shona Village.
These travel aficionados know how to make good eye candy, are passionate about their travels and know how to travel in style.
The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) on Thursday launched the 2018 Kwahu Paragliding Festival, on the theme: “You too can fly”, which is one of the flagship events of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.
Here are 15 options the world over to get you the well-deserved rest and relaxation your post-holiday mind and body deserve.
Everywhere we go in this world, culture forms one of the most unique and dynamic characteristics of individual groups and people. Some are colourful, others are loud.
Elmina Castle built by the Portuguese in 1482 as São Jorge da Mina in the Central Region, is in ruins as a result of lack of maintenance.
For many expats, finding new friends can ease the often overwhelming task of adjusting to a new life abroad. But with huge variances in local culture and language capabilities, some places can definitely feel more welcoming than others.
Two people have died in Japan and several are in a critical condition after choking on traditional rice cakes as part of the new year celebrations.
While the great warrior’s tomb may contain treasure from across the ancient Mongol Empire, Mongolians want its location to remain a mystery.
Uri’ isn’t a mere grammar point, it’s a cultural canon that captures the very essence of a nation.
Thailand, land of golden temples, white-sand beaches, smiling hosts - or of overcrowded airports, epic traffic jams and littered seashores.
If you ask Finns where Santa Claus comes from, they will say Korvatunturi, a fell in Lapland.