| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Best known for her roles on "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "What I Like About You," Jennie Garth is showing fans another side of herself in "The Jennie Garth Project," a new HGTV reality series in which the 42-year-old actress works with a contractor to...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:00 AM
So you have upgraded your iPhone to iOS 8 -- now what? You’ll be pleasantly surprised that some of the top travel apps in the iTunes Store have enhanced their offerings for iOS 8 -- and it makes no difference whether you have the newest iPhone or an...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The best way to toast the end of a long, hot summer is with a special family trip during the Labor Day weekend. It’s the perfect time to get serious about back-to-school mode, remember good times past and plan for all the good times yet to come....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:15 AM
It's not even the middle of October and I'm already worried — on your behalf — about booking Thanksgiving and year-end holiday travel. Why? Fuller-than-ever planes and increasing demand, thanks to a better economy. We don't often associate...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 7:02 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
•Friendly Planet Travel has seven-night southern Caribbean cruises on Royal Caribbean International as low as $404 per person...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Mexico: Just a month after Hurricane Odile smashed the popular resort area of Los Cabos, officials reported that at least 15 hotels have reopened, and many commercial flights have resumed. Though some hotels suffered major damage and will not reopen until...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Walt Disney World has announced two vacation deals in time for the holiday season, including the return of the "Play, Stay, Dine, & Save" package.
The 5-night/6-day room, ticket and dining plan package can save a family of four up to $600 at 25...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:03 PM
The affordable vacation is becoming more and more rare. Rising fuel costs have made air and automotive travel considerably more expensive, hamstringing many would-be travelers' budgets before they even begin their search for a hotel or private rental....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Brittany Smith was ready for a vacation when she showed up at Indianapolis International Airport in early June. The only thing she needed was a destination.
Smith, 25, a community manager for Yelp, was launching an experiment she had long considered:...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:28 PM
The flickering flames can't seem to erase the chill that pervades the campfire. The plentiful goose bumps have nothing to do with the temperature. They're the result of the ghost stories being told.
The storyteller swears these aren't far-fetched fables...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:02 AM
During your next hotel stay, would you give up clean sheets in exchange for food vouchers or discounted Internet access?
That was an easy choice recently for Glenda Oakley, 31, who stayed at a Westin hotel in Charlotte, N.C. When Oakley checked in,...