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Hotels want guests to experience 'luxploration'

Do you want to explore the globe in a comfortable, luxurious way? The travel industry now has a name for that.             
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The portraits were taken by Russian photographer Alexander Khimushin and offer a fascinating insight into the lives of people in Siberia - some of them in communities of only 100.
Between June 24th and 27th, the portion of the Larsen C Ice Shelf accelerated to more than ten meters per day. Now, scientists say detachment of an iceberg the size of Delaware is imminent.
Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for Star Wars creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art just down the road from his alma mater, USC.
RANGELEY, Maine (AP) — An Australian company is buying the family-owned Saddleback Mountain ski area in Maine that has been shuttered for the last two winter seasons. Majella Group and former owners
Jill Simmons is a Minnesota flatlander who moved to Seattle 17 years ago and found her place on a mountain path.
NEW YORK - The Latest on a subway train derailment in New York City that left more than 30 people injured (all times local): 12:30 p.m. New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority says ...
The tenth annual iPhone Photography Awards received thousands of entries - all submitted by amateur photographers from dozens of countries around the world, from China to America.
The airline that served it was Greek carrier Aegean and the ‘oriental part was the Chinese celery’, according to the traveller who posted a picture of it to social media.
PRESTON, Md. - As Harriet Tubman's role in the fight against slavery gains new appreciation in the nation and world, a historic trail in Maryland has been getting more attention. A ...
Summer travel can be crowded, hot and expensive, especially in Europe, where it's peak tourist season. Travel expert Rick Steves , the guidebook writer, public radio and TV show host, ......
Joe Furness, 21, from Oldham, found that a one-way train fare from Newcastle to London would set him back £78.50. He flew via Menorca for just £38.48.
PHOENIX - A wildfire burning Wednesday through a dense Arizona forest has forced hundreds of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke ...
With a rapidly growing population and limited housing supply, Frankfurt has seen prices increase by more than 10 percent in the last year.
If you think it’s not often that the laws of physics are defied – think again. These incredible photographs from around the world reveal sights that would leave Sir Isaac Newton gobsmacked.
In Allstate's annual report, California cities did not fare well.
NEW YORK - The Latest on a subway train derailment in New York City that left more than 30 people injured (all times local): 9:15 a.m. New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority says ...
Rock out with Broadway tunes from the shows "Jesus Christ Superstar," "Aladdin" and "The Lion King" during “An Evening with Tim Rice,” a new Seabourn production. The concert-style presentation, wi
If Southern California's early summer heat has you wishing for cooler weather, try heading north for a combined weeklong rail-ferry trip of British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies. The nine-day
The Travel section is being redesigned. It will not appear in the print edition of the Sunday Los Angeles Times from July 2 through Aug. 13. The print section will return to your newspaper on Aug.
Only 25 glaciers still remain in the park, so see them while you can.             
It’s the home of harbors, herring, Hamlet and Harald Bluetooth.             
Celebrate seasonal fruit, barbecue, ice cream, and even potatoes at these events from the National Cherry Festival to Bite of Seattle.             
One lucky reader will have the opportunity to win the ultimate sporting break in this dynamic Australian destination.
Mike DeFrino, the Kimpton chief executive, says the expanding brand emphasizes the “social experience” of its restaurants, wine hours and coffee in the lobby.
What do you get if you cross a tropical island in the Indian Ocean with a luxury hotel that's received a $48m makeover? The Shangri-La Le Touessrok on Mauritius, writes Tom Laing. And it's superb.
MailOnline's Khaleda Rahman checked into The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas - and was surprised to find a hotel that was homely, as well as being an entertainment centre in its own right.
From eating our cake to stealing our newspapers and slurping on our drinks, these cats, pictured on Bored Panda , don't seem to mind being caught red-pawed.
Passengers found a large number of crabs on the carousel at an airport's baggage claim. The crustaceans were filmed on video, though it is unknown where the bizarre scene was shot.
Brexit, terrorism concerns and hit UK TV shows like Poldark have led to a rise in holidays in Devon and Cornwall. So, MailOnline's Naomi Hazelmere toured the coastline in search of the perfect beach
What do you get if you cross a tropical island in the Indian Ocean with a luxury hotel that's received a $48m makeover? The Shangri-La Le Touessrok on Mauritius, writes Tom Laing. And it's superb.
NEW YORK (AP) — Filmmaker Michael Moore, who is making his Broadway debut this summer in a solo show, says he will donate $10,000 to New York City’s Shakespeare in the Park after it lost fundin
Flight D7327 began 'shaking like a washing machine' when one of its engines seized up less than two hours into a flight to Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, forcing it to return to Perth Airport.
NEW YORK (AP) — An iconic castle in New York City’s Central Park is set to undergo a $6 million restoration this fall. NY1 television reports ( ) Belvedere Castle, a 19th c
NEW YORK (AP) — A subway train derailment that injured nearly three dozen people and sparked major delays is being blamed on human error, not a track defect, and two supervisors have been suspended w

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