Even before steam locomotives rolled into the heart of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, this picturesque town was happening. It still is.
Gourmet classics, Peanut Soup and Spoonbread, date back to the 1700s in America.
The damage from superstorm Sandy has been cleaned up and the Statue of Liberty will be open for tours starting July 4.
Plus: Where to leave a tip (table or that thing with the bill)? And how to endure work travel with an annoying colleague.
A new museum opening, zoo exhibits and building projects will dominate Canada's largest city.
According to MissTravel.com, your best chances are on a Delta Air Lines flight if the object of your desire is a single woman.
A man dangling 65 feet up in a poplar tree is a man with a new perspective. Not just because of the view, although it was impressive, since
Locavorism, that culinary buzzword, seems to be everywhere these days. But a restaurant's dedication to regional cuisine can mean more than
While sleek minimalism set the tone for urban boutique hotels in the 1990s, rustic elements are warming up the newest crop of small hotels.
It's been a long time since scofflaw drinkers were forced to resort to bathtub gin. But after whipping up a batch of diluted grain alcohol f
I expected my juke joint pilgrimage to feel like a peripatetic wake. Decades ago, blues luminaries like Charley Patton, Robert Johnson and S
The $30 million Gatekeeper breaks seven world records. Also: US Airways and United Airlines raise their rebooking fee.
One Tank Destination: Founded by Protestants from Moravia and Bohemia, this Lancaster County spot was named "Coolest Small Town in America."
Dear TripAdvisor: No saving seats on Southwest Airlines. Plus, when kids kick the seats.
Sometimes it just helps to vent about annoying or absurd situations on the plane.
An exhibit of props and costumes at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, Calif., conjures memories for TV fans.
The stage offerings in July's Post-Gazette's motorcoach tour to the Shaw and Stratford festivals range from history to political comedy.
Passengers -- and airline employees -- need to be more respectful of people who need a little extra help.
A five-star resort in Cuba plays to a different standard than in other countries.
The industry deserves more respect, just as it needs to be more respectful, Elizabeth Becker writes.
It's Photo Op Land for Potterheads: the studio where the seven Harry Potter movies were filmed is an easy journey from London.
Using translation apps; what phrases to learn when visiting another country; and how to refuse complimentary alcohol.
A Lutheran theological seminary became makeshift hospital for Union and Confederate troops during Gettysburg battle.
The upstart carrier with a sense of humor is now the largest domestic airline and getting serious.
Travel etiquette: Watch where you tap your foot and keep your carry-on bag near you on the plane.
Plane? Train? Automobile or bus? Gretchen McKay takes a look at the pros and cons of various travel modes to New York City.
The popular waterpark in Erie celebrates its first decade with special promotions.
British stars shine brightly on the London stage during the Post-Gazette Critic's Choice theater tour.
"I'm not out of line in expecting a phone call to the front desk of a three-story midpriced chain hotel to be answered, right?"
There's no shortage of things to see, hear, eat and do in the capital of the Lone Star State.
Austin's Franklin Barbecue offers the silkiest, sweetest and best Q in the state.
The Texas capital's marketing campaign reflects dynamic mix of city's liberal and progressive culture and hipness.
Only 58 hotels in the U.S. -- with 12 in California -- were awarded the recognition this year.
Q: You must get lots of etiquette questions about flying.
The state's coastal areas offer pristine scenery and many opportunities for hiking, biking, boating and relaxing.
The 14-acre Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is a quiet oasis in Sarasota with its world-class collection of orchids, bromeliads and ferns.
Q: The other day I was happily surprised to see a very short security line at my local airport.
Pubs carry the life blood of Irish life, maintaing a wonderful tradition in this age of why meet when you can tweet?
How to book a hotel for a few hours without it appearing like it's for a quickie
Outspoken flavors dominate what's becoming a dining mecca in the City of Brotherly Love.
More local nonstop routes by Southwest could be on the way, according to Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald.
Decline to recline seats on airline flights, and all travelers could be more comfortable.
Spartan single-concepts or inexpensive ethnic places compete with fine dining. New Yorkers want authentic cuisine (at a decent price).
In retirement, Edd Hale is sailing the Great Lakes in the style of Master Commandant Oliver Hazard Perry, who helped win the War of 1812.
Q: What is the etiquette for using a laptop while dining alone in a restaurant?
Airlines and airports across the country are preparing for across-the-board federal budget cuts due to hit next week.