Most people don't taste one "perfect" wine their whole lives; now you can taste 10 in one four-day tour.
A resort on remote Sumba has one of the world's best surf breaks, but that's only the start of the superlatives.
CNN's David McKenzie reminisces about some of the stranger things he's eaten on the road, as he tastes a crispy cockroach.
Because a sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture.
The National Corvette Museum will reluctantly fill a monster sinkhole that brought it both pain and gain.
The crashing waves on the shore and sand beneath your toes: These 31 beaches are calling you for one last visit.
Tech culture, female golfers, mixing work and booze -- here's how a relatively small country leads the world in so many categories.
Newfound political freedom has made the once-closed country a 2013 travel hot spot.
From temples so gold they'll make your eyes water, to food you'll be longing for days after it hits your lips, Punjab is India at its colorful, lively best.
Inching into another passenger's knee space has some airline passengers itching for a fight. Why are people so angry about seat reclining in the air?
Southwest Airlines has enough surplus leather to fill the Empire State Building. They want to use it to save Africa.
Thirst for victory competes with thirst for wine as runner raise their glasses before they cross the finish line.
The symbol of the untamed American West is both worshiped and condemned -- one eco sanctuary hopes to provide a partial solution.
From dining next to massive predators to drinking atop a rock in the middle of the ocean, Africa boasts some of the most interesting places to eat.
The grizzly bears that claim this park as their home demand respect. They're emblems of a tough and inspiring untamed wilderness.
The boundary between Tennessee and North Carolina might be one of the loveliest border crossings ever: It's the crest of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Hikers on the Appalachian Trail walk the line between the two states for most of the trail's path through the park.
Don't like the country you live in? Why not create your own, as many people have done. We uncover the parallel world of "micronationalism."
Ancient Roman bikinis, volcano-skiing and some of the sweetest desserts on Earth.
Copenhagen: not only the capital of the happiest country on Earth -- officially -- but also probably the center of the designer goods universe.
How are Quebecois chefs putting their unique spin on traditional French cuisine?
Wine, food, churches, festivals -- Lyon, France's second city, has a sophistication that can elevate it above even the capital.
At these fun Los Angeles bars, the the drinks come with a chaser of kitsch.
Veteran, expert bull runner, badly gored in Pamplona, is back at other smaller bull runnings in Spain, but walking with a cane.
Little can compare with the rush that comes from sharing the skies with an Egyptian vulture at 2,000-plus meters.
The first couple weeks of each new year start with grandiose visions.
Farewell, salty snacks and salads wrapped in plastic. Top chefs are opening airport restaurants -- and these, we think, are the best.
Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries.
Hailed as one of the top 10 things to see in India, the backwaters of Kerala offer a look at another side of the country.
The SALT Arctic arts fest kicks off in Norway in August to highlight fragility of sparsely populated landscapes.
Tired of sun-bleached, postcard-ready surf spots? There are different ways to carve waves.
The places that offer networking opps with the world's most influential people ... for a price.
India's Basunti retreat was made for unwinding.
Forget space. Our very own planet is ripe for investigation.
Gumball 3000 2014. Once a year, a motley crew of superstars in supercars carve out an impossible, hedonistic adventure.
Scrap all those other bucket lists you've been compiling and start saving -- these memorable-for-a-lifetime trips don't come cheap, or easy.
A squabble over a device that limits how far a seat can recline has brought inflight etiquette into the spotlight again.
Check out these travel photographer's 13 glorious photos from these lovely spots around the country.
The simmering debate over reclining in airplane seats boiled over Sunday aboard a United Airlines flight.
A CNN producer experiences China's poor on-time flight record firsthand as his plane takes off eight hours late.
Welcome to the Delta Flight Museum, home to some of the airline industry's historic jewels, including a first-of-its-kind aircraft
New Yorker Kerrin Rousset's exploration of Swiss city aims to lure cocoa fans over to the dark side.
Japan isn't a country to which you just show up and wing it. Here's how to arrive prepared.
It appears that the earthquake that struck California Sunday did not impact vineyards or the grapes on the vine.
Ever wondered what it takes to get that movie to your inflight screen? Our special report details who, what and how much.
Some things are just better after dark. These experiences around the world prove it.
It's a small dot on the map between Coos Bay and Newport, but slipping by Florence, Oregon, and all this historical city offers, would be a shame.
Spooks have left their mark on a once-divided city still thought to be an espionage hotbed.
With more than 6,000 years of history, Nanjing is one of the few cities in China still practicing the country's endangered traditional crafts.
These rocky natural bridges were formed over millennia by flowing waters, which slowly eroded away the rock to create the shape of a bridge.
Four hundred years after the death of Countess Elizabeth Bathory, her murderous exploits prove a grisly attraction.
From Myanmar to Mickey Mouse, Stefan Zwanzger, aka The Theme Park Guy, gives his rundown of the best.
A one-nun brewing operation, Sister Doris is putting Germany's women beer makers on the map. Sort of.
Despite Kyoto's allure, branded hotels are few in Japan's cultural capital.
The new College Football Hall of Fame opens this week in Atlanta with a revamped roster of high-tech features.
Hawaii is celebrating 55 years as a U.S. state. CNN's iReporters share a breathtaking collection of photos.
The top U.S. airlines earned a net profit of $3.8 billion during the first half of this year -- up from $1.6 billion during the same period last year.
The last time a Ryan stood in the dirt-floored hut's doorway would have been the day before Willie Ryan passed.
A constant inclusion on lists of "forests to see before you die," here's how to see the real thing.
Transcending Wi-Fi, pillow menus and full minibars, these hotel amenities truly give you something to brag about back home.
History buff? Hardcore surfer? These South Pacific islands have every traveler covered.
Eight of the top 10 scoring cities in the Economic Intelligence Unit's annual Liveability Survey are in Australia and Canada. But where's top?
Airlines and airports are going high-tech to reduce your time in line.
Summer isn't over yet. These new hotels are keeping it alive and fresh.
Efforts to preserve the memories of one of Hong Kong's most storied districts are underway in an old tenement building known as the "Blue House."
It's not for the faint of heart or full of stomach, but soaring off a Swiss mountain is worth the fear factor.
A passenger accused of posing as an airport security agent and taking women into a private screening room will not be prosecuted.
There's probably a belt in this guy's future.
From Colombia to Canada, this handful of urban centers is leading the two-wheel charge.
Australians and New Zealanders tend to get annoyed when their accents get mistaken for one another, but there's one thing they do share.
Want to "Walk the Line" where Johnny Cash once played as a child? His childhood home, now an Arkansas Heritage Site, opens for visitors on Saturday.
If you're heading to Panama to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Canal, here are 10 other things to see while you're there.
Investigation launched after Flybe aircraft with 47 passengers had heavy landing at the UK's Belfast airport.
Who among us hasn't fantasized about what it would be like to fly like a bird? Scroll through the gallery and imagine yourself soaring through the sky.
In Taiwan, tourists pay to ride along in local cabs, letting fate -- and locals fares -- decide where they'll go and what they'll see.
We've all wondered what it's like to die. Now in Shanghai there's a game that claims it can fulfill our curiosity, without actually killing us.
Don't order Corona and don't freak out when you see Jessica Alba without makeup and you might pass for local.
Tough economic times have inspired the county's travel industry to try creative new ways to attract visitors.
Based on user comments, new TripAdvisor awards name best zoos and aquariums around the world.
What pizza is to New York and the cheesesteak is to Philly, the food truck has become to Los Angeles -- essential.
Cars, craft beer, yetis? Since when did in-flight purchases get so strange?
A house is just a house, right?
Home to big game, sparkling beaches, and stunning sunsets, Malawi makes for an idyllic travel destination.
These eight "fossil finds" are T-Rex free and can provide learning enrichment for paleontologists of all ages.
A visitor center telling the story of King Richard III's life and death and of the discovery of his remains beneath a car parking lot is open.
There's nothing like high drama on a beach.
Traffic-free Prince Islands offer a break from the mayhem on the shores of the Marmara.
A day after she pleaded no contest to stowing away, Marilyn Jean Hartman was re-arrested at the Los Angeles airport on Thursday.
Vowing to wipe out corruption, the Thai government is forcing officials in Phuket to crack down on mismanagement and clear the beaches.
In honor of National Lighthouse Day, we invited you to share your best lighthouse photos with CNN iReport.
Nice, France, draws celebrities and tourists from all over the world -- for good reason. Check out iReporters' snapshots to see why.
After trying three times to stowaway on a flight, Marilyn Hartman made it aboard a Southwest flight from San Jose to Los Angeles
For 19 years and counting, Travel + Leisure magazine has asked readers to vote for their favorite hotels and resorts. Here are the top 10.
Where in the U.S. will you be welcomed like a friend and shunned like foe? Conde Nast Traveler says it knows.
From high school, to prison and torture center, to tourist spectacle -- the lessons learned at Cambodia's Tuol Sleng should never be forgotten.
A day after New York's Union Street Guest House was slammed for its policy of fining wedding parties for negative online reviews, its owner has apologized.
The lessons we learned and changes we made as a result of previous airline accidents.
Oceanfront nightclubs and restaurants have transformed Angola's capital into a tropical playground for the super rich.