The recent shutdown of the US government closed the entire US National Park System. While rarely mentioned during the shutdown, it also closed the US National Wildlife Refuge System. Ned Levi discusses visiting both, with special emphasis on the less known National Wildlife Refuge System and what the refuge system has to offer travelers.
Three sites to reopen with state funding, satellite Wi-Fi on United planes, new O’Hare runway could increase noise
Statue of Liberty reopens for first time since Hurricane Sandy The Statue of Liberty reopened on July 4 for the first time since Hurricane Sandy hit. When Sandy made landfall in New York City last fall, the storm surge hit Liberty Island. While the statue itself weathered the storm quite nicely, its surrounding support structures were […]
Statue of Liberty to close for renovations, America’s most expensive restaurants, woman sends message to Wall Street by plane
China Eastern and Shanghai Airlines are about to merge at the behest of the government.
Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary has been famous for making outlandish suggestions to cut costs including putting in pay toilets. Now the airline is considering cutting out the baggage handlers.