Andrew Hooper and Josh Bastyr were kayaking near Spencer Glacier in Alaska when they heard cracking noises. Moments later, the massive glacier collapsed right in front of them. ... read more

For one city in the Ukraine, the Chernobyl explosion in 1986 was an act of creation. Find out how the nuclear disaster gave birth to Slavutych and what a traveler will find there today. ... read more

The globe is criss-crossed with flight routes, but one stands out from all the rest -- the only one to break the billion-dollar barrier. ... read more

Workers in the United States left a record number of vacation days on the table last year, equating to billions in lost benefits, according to research from the U.S. Travel Association, Oxford Economics and Ipsos. ... read more

Adrenaline junkies, get ready. King's Island amusement park in Ohio will unveil its latest ride, Orion, next spring -- featuring a 300-foot drop. ... read more

Is it the speed, the angle, the height or the view? These roller coaster drops around the world have a high fear factor but are definitely worth the fright. ... read more

Cruise operators say they are working hard to mitigate their impact on crowded tourist destinations and the main problems lie elsewhere, but some campaigners insist limiting ship access is the only answer. ... read more

Roller coaster fans savor every second of the ride, but there's something really special about that big drop. ... read more