Aussie traveller Madolline Gourley shares her horror after being detained, interrogated and deported in the US

An Australian traveler has offered a detailed account of her ordeal after being detained, questioned and deported, six hours after arriving in the United States. Madolline Gourley, from Brisbane, was on her way to Canada via the United States to look after foreigners’ homes and feed their pets while they were on vacation – in … Read more

These 5 Most Romantic Cabin Getaways In The USA Are Sure To Make You Both Have A Good Time

When the weather gets too cold for people like us, getting cozy under a thick rug is probably the closest thing to a real “heaven on earth”. Relax under a blanket on your king-size bed and share a cup of hot chocolate with your loved one while reading a book and watching the beautiful sunset … Read more

If you’re planning to travel to the US with food items, read this

Last month, a passenger traveling from Indonesia to Darwin Airport in Australia’s Northern Territory was fined $1,874 after two egg and beef sausage McMuffins – along with a ham croissant – were found in their luggage. (Australian authorities had imposed strict new biosecurity measures on all arrivals after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in Indonesian … Read more

Native Americans urge boycott of ‘tone deaf’ Pilgrim museum

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Native Americans in Massachusetts are calling for a boycott of a popular living history museum featuring colonial re-enactors depicting life in Plymouth, the famous English settlement founded by Pilgrims who arrived on the Mayflower. Members of the state’s Wampanoag community and their supporters say the Plimoth Patuxet Museums have failed to … Read more

Lawyer: Giuliani won’t testify Tuesday in Ga. election probe

ATLANTA (AP) — Rudy Giuliani will not appear as scheduled on Tuesday before a special grand jury in Atlanta investigating whether former President Donald Trump and others unlawfully attempted to interfere in Georgia’s 2020 general election, his lawyer said. Last month, a judge ordered Giuliani, Trump’s lawyer and former New York mayor, to appear before … Read more

60 curators, 1 show: Native Americans pick favorite pottery

SANTA FE, NM (AP) — Native American voices and art are the focus of a new traveling exhibit of clay pottery from the Pueblo Indian region of the American Southwest, as major art institutions recover from increasingly to tribal communities for exhibits of ancestral art and artifacts. In all, 60 Native American artists, museum professionals, … Read more

Storms ground US air travelers as airlines cancel flights

NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of thousands of travelers had their travel plans upended Friday after airlines canceled about 1,400 U.S. flights as thunderstorms battered the East Coast. Another 6,300 flights had been delayed by early evening, according to tracking service FlightAware. It was the second day in a row of major disruptions and the … Read more

Record floods strand 1K people in Death Valley National Park

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Record rainfall on Friday triggered flash floods in Death Valley National Park that swept away cars, closed all roads and stranded hundreds of visitors and of workers. No injuries were immediately reported, but about 60 vehicles were buried in mud and debris and about 500 visitors and 500 … Read more

Over 1K flights cancelled as severe thunderstorm hits U.S. east coast – National

Tens of thousands of travelers saw their travel plans disrupted on Friday after airlines canceled more than 1,100 flights for a second day in a row due to thunderstorms that battered the East Coast. The three major airports in the New York area and Reagan National Airport outside of Washington, DC, had the most cancellations … Read more

2022 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Magnificent Art Collections | AP /KPNS

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul 29, 2022– Historic Hotels of America is known for its hotels’ stunning architecture, colorful gardens, elegant hospitality, and romantic settings, and their amenities are often enhanced with historic, museum-quality art collections. Historic hotels across the United States offer guests the opportunity to experience and enjoy a variety of artwork: furniture, paintings, sculpture, augmented … Read more