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Boeing's 747, the original jumbo jet, prepares for final send-off

By Valerie Insinna and Tim Hepher SEATTLE/PARIS (Reuters) - Boeing's 747, the original and arguably most aesthetic "Jumbo Jet", revolutionized air travel only to see its more than five-decade reign as "Queen of the Skies" ended by more efficient twinjet planes. The last commercial Boeing jumbo will be delivered to Atlas Air in the surviving freighter version on Tuesday, 53 years after the 747's


The best country music artists of all time, according to data

Stacker explores the best artists in the country music genre.


Dakota Nation Winterfest brings thousands together from across Canada, US

Dakota Nation Winterfest, hosted by Sioux Valley First Nation, returned to Brandon’s Keystone Centre, after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic.. Running from Thursday to Sunday, it filled the Keystone Centre with traditional activities like powwow, jigging and moccasin games, paired with sports tournaments.


All the Rules You Never Knew Restaurants Have to Follow on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'

First rule of Flavortown? Don't say the word "Flavortown" on camera. Since 2006, we've watched Guy Fieri travel coast to coast visiting some of the country's greatest establishments for Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. It's one of the biggest shows on the Food Network, and with over 648 episodes and counting, it doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon. But what does it take to become a Triple D-featured spot and how does it all work? Both Fieri and producers have spilled behind-the-scenes secrets about the show throughout its 42 seasons—from who picks the restaurants to how you can tell if the host really likes a dish to what happens to these eateries after the cameras leave (spoiler: a little thing called the Triple D Effect!). Keep reading to learn about all things Flavortown and find out what really happens when Fieri rolls into your town.


The World's 19 Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.


An Alabama Airport Worker Died After Being Sucked Into a Jet Engine

Death by ingestion is uncommon, but not unprecedented.


The 14 most amazing attractions in Nice


The 10 best national cuisines in the world


Scientists Can Now Use WiFi to See Through People's Walls

This won’t get creepy.


The world's scariest hairpin roads

Some of the most attractive roads in the world are also among the most notorious for their hairpin bends, serpentine routes, and sheer-drop views. In fact, it takes a steady hand and nerves of steel to negotiate these perilous switchback highways. Click through and go round the bend following the scariest hairpin roads in the world.


Don't make these airport mistakes

A lot turns upon those critical hours leading up to a trip, and so much can go awry if you're not careful. Airport screening delays alone cause thousands of people to miss their flights every year, and that's a lot of money down the drain. But there are ways to be prepared. Check out this gallery to see the worst mistakes you can make at the airport.


Get the greatest grub when you travel to Katy


Most Affordable Cities in the US To Move To Now

You don’t have to spend over half your salary on rent to live in an exciting city filled with excellent dining, nightlife, and cultural attractions.


Falcon Flies Down for a Snack

Occurred on February 7, 2021 / Frosinone, Italy: "The ancient art of falconry, Staffi Field area above Filettino."


I visited the Guy Fieri restaurant that's on every Carnival cruise, and it was a far cry from an average fast-food meal

Guy's Burger Joint, a collab between the cruise line and the Food Network star, has a small menu that reminded me of "Diner's, Drive-Ins, and Dives."


I traveled in first and business class on trains across Europe. There was just a $3 difference but the cheaper one was better.

Insider's reporter was surprised to experience more luxury perks on a business-class train than first class while traveling in Italy and Switzerland.


Weekend Posted: Pronatalists, parliamentarians, and Zellers food trucks

Here’s your Weekend Posted, where we promise not to assault you with envy-inducing images of vacationing friends and relatives frolicking in Saint Lucia or Costa Rica or Maui or Barbados or wherever there’s the potential for a heat warning in late January. Consider this a safe space for frostbitten Canadians who prefer not to be reminded that we haven’t got sun-drenched getaways planned. Bundle up and read on. Ron Wadden, filling in for weekend...


I visited the Royal Yacht Britannia, the royal family's luxurious private cruise ship known as a 'floating palace.' Take a look inside.

The Royal Yacht Britannia was the royal family's private yacht from 1953 to 1997. The luxurious cruise ship is now a public museum.


29 Mardi Gras Appetizers To Get The Good Times Rolling

Oui, cher.


Do You Recognize The Most Famous Film Location From Your State?

Find the most famous filming location in every state, plus some fascinating facts movie buffs are sure to enjoy.


Wildebeest miraculously survives two crocodile attacks

A wildebeest was crossing a river in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania when it was attacked by a crocodile. The antelope was able to free itself – but then another predator struck.


UAE museum unveils Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust in tolerance push

By Bushra Shakhshir DUBAI (Reuters) - A private museum in the United Arab Emirates unveiled on Saturday a Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust, the latest sign of what Israel and its new Arab allies describe as a new approach to understanding Jewish history in the Middle East. Ahmed Obaid Al Mansoori, founder of the Crossroads of Civilizations Museum in Dubai's historic district, said the


50 facts about rock 'n' roll history you may not know

Using a variety of sources, Stacker created a chronological list of how the long, loud, and rebellious history of rock 'n' roll played out in the United States and around the world.


Jeff Bezos' girlfriend Lauren Sánchez says Southwest rejected her as a flight attendant because of her weight

Jeff Bezos' girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez, wasn't hired as a Southwest Airlines flight attendant after failing a mandatory weigh-in in 1989. She was 121 pounds but needed to be 115.


Nightmare Cities and Towns From Hell

From Kowloon Walled City and the crime-ridden Le Vele di Scampia, to Hitler's horrifying Welthauptstadt Germania metropolis, click through the gallery for eight of the most controversial modern utopias that turned into nightmares...


The 8 Best Road Trips From Austin

Adventure is calling on the road less traveled by.


14 Ancient Ruins That Are The Oldest In The World

From the petroglyphs of the Burrup Peninsula to the stone artifacts at the Theopatra Cave, these ancient ruins are some of the oldest in the world.


16 Photos of Rock Hudson's Suave Life

Explore the life of a Hollywood icon.


This Weirdly Long Montreal Mansion Costs $12 Million & Looks Like A Mutant Cottage

It's just so horizontally gifted!


The 24 Most Memorable Quotes About Paris

An ode to the city that has inspired so many great minds.


Meret Oppenheim: An artist beyond categorization

Best-known for a fur-lined teacup, the Swiss artist and photographer was a free-spirit whose work spanned half a century, and is now the subject of a new retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.


The Coolest Lord of The Rings Facts

Are any of those guys really hobbit-sized?


These are the most expensive neighborhoods in the world


I visited the world's largest open-air shopping mall in Hawaii. Take a look inside the 2.4-million-square-foot space.

Located in Oahu, the Ala Moana Center has four floors, over 350 stores, more than 160 eateries, live entertainment, and views of the harbor.


Plan your dream trip to La Palma

La Palma, also San Miguel de La Palma, is the most north-westerly island of the Canary Islands, Spain. La Palma has an area of 706 km² making it the fifth largest of the seven main Canary Islands. The total population is about 86,000, of which 18,000 live in the capital, Santa Cruz de la Palma and about 20,000 in Los Llanos de Aridane. La Palma has...


Picturesque view of Vancouver Harbour

Capturing Vancouver, British Colombia's beauty from the Coal Harbour neighbourhood.


The most iconic hot dogs in America

Because so many cities have their own version of the ideal dog, we put together this list of famous hot dogs around the U.S. in cities like Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and more.


Here are the top 19 countries that the US State Department says aren't safe for American citizens to travel to

Countries deemed too dangerous for travel by the State Department are known for civil unrest, terrorist activity, and kidnappings.


Standoff Between Arctic Fox and Snowy Owl

Occurred on August 10, 2022 / Deadhorse, Alaska, USA: "I had just finished work for the day and was in full waiters, soaking wet from being in the water. I saw an arctic fox running towards the snowy owl in the distance, so I quickly ran back to my truc


Charming American Towns Worth Taking a Road Trip to Visit

Hit the roads less traveled.


24 Rare Photos of Celebrities Inside L.A.'s Infamous Viper Room

Few photographers were allowed inside, but the pictures that were taken offer a glimpse of some wild times in the 1990s and early 2000s.


20 Best Places to Visit in March

From dreamy to adventurous, these top travel destinations are ready to be explored. Now that most of the country is thawing out in time for spring, it’s the perfect opportunity to get your luggage and carry-on bags ready and take a much-needed vacation. On the cusp of a new season, March is virtually synonymous with renewal and rejuvenation. Additionally, spring is symbolic of optimism and change. So, what better way to initiate inspiring fresh starts than by booking a trip this month? Plus, since it’s still early in the year, you probably have plenty of PTO just waiting to be used. With ample time and the world at your fingertips, it can be a challenge narrowing down where on the globe you want to go, but don’t fret. We’ve done the work for you and compiled some of the best places to travel to in March 2023. Travel preferences vary, so we’ve considered destinations that are sure to suit just about every traveler’s taste and lifestyle. From family-friendly spring break destinations in Florida to relaxing mountainside escapes in Switzerland, we’ve rounded up some of the best domestic and international travel ideas. Whether you prefer staying in the U.S. or want to broaden your horizons abroad, this list will provide suitable options. Depending on what time of the month you travel, you may find lower airfare and lodging rates. For example, if you opt for earlier in the month when weather can still be chilly, prices are likely to be less expensive than if you travel later in the month when temperatures start to warm up in many parts of the country. No matter where you land, keep in mind that peak travel times are only a couple of months away so take full advantage of deals while you can and plan accordingly. Let this list be your personal travel guide to finding the best places to explore and unwind this March. And for more recommendations, be sure to check out Good Housekeeping's Family Travel Awards.


'SNL' Trolls Southwest — And The People Who Fly It

"You obviously don't respect yourself, so why should we?"


The 10 Most Powerful City Destinations

These destinations are heavy-hitters in the tourism industry, generating billions towards their economies.


In pictures: underground megaprojects that were left to rot

From nuclear bunkers to top-secret military bases, these megaprojects lie buried deep underground in numerous locations around the world.


11 Worst Travel Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Vacation in 2023

Avoid wasting money and make your next trip the best it can be by steering clear of these costly travel mistakes.


17 Poolside Snacks Perfect for a Beach Day or Pool Day

Beach days and pool days require the three S’s. SPF, sunglasses, and snacks.


20 Towns Where You Can Still Experience the Wild West

While plenty has changed since fierce gun battles at the O.K. Corral, that doesn't mean you can't find towns that embrace their Wild West history and invite visitors to travel back in time.


Watch a Plane's Door Rip Open During a Horrifying Commercial Flight

Thankfully, nobody died. But that probably shouldn't have happened.


40 Vintage Photos of Bars Through the Years

From many years and all over the world, partying is universal!