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The 8 Oldest Restaurants in New York City

These iconic restaurants have withstood the test of time.


Incredible natural wonders that sadly no longer exist

From coastal beauty spots and volcanic phenomena to sacred trees and lakes, discover the natural sights we'll never get to see in person due to climate change, erosion and vandalism.


D’Vontaye Mitchell: Black man’s death leads to hotel staff termination

Several employees of the Hyatt Regency in downtown Milwaukee have been terminated following the death... The post D’Vontaye Mitchell: Black man’s death leads to hotel staff termination appeared first on The Independent News.


10 of the Most Unique Museums In the United States

Add these one-of-a-kind destinations to your travel bucket list.


Tiny plot of land with NOTHING on it is listed for $1.7 million

Looking more like a grass alleyway than a sought-after development dream, the 7,405sqft strip is attracting frantic interest for more than just its picturesque mountain views.


Are These Bucket List Trips Actually Worth The Hype?

You might just have to see it to believe it.


These Garden Arches Can Transform Your Backyard Into a Beautiful Oasis

Adding visual interest to your outdoor space has never been easier.


A complete guide to planning for Pride

From the parade to afterparties, we have rounded up everything you need to know.


The 15 Best Mother-Daughter Trips to Take Together

Celebrate mom more than once a year with these curated trips!


RNLI boats on show during charity event

Organisers of the Flag Day say souvenir stalls and a charity swim will also feature.


Plane makes emergency landing at Sydney Airport after fuel leak

A plane has been forced to make an emergency landing at Sydney Airport after a mayday report was made about a fuel leak mid-flight.


22 Adults-Only Resorts for a Well-Deserved Vacation

These romantic retreats have everything you need—except children.


Tragic incident in popular Philippine resort leaves three dead

Two Australian nationals and their Filipina companion were found dead in a hotel room in... The post Tragic incident in popular Philippine resort leaves three dead appeared first on The Independent News.


The Brandenburg Gate: a symbol of division or unity?

The Brandenburg Gate is one of the most recognized monuments in Germany, and, indeed, Europe. Located in Berlin, the triumphal arch has a tumultuous history. Completed in 1791, this neoclassical masterpiece has survived two global conflicts, and served as a physical and ideological barrier under Soviet rule during the Cold War. Today, this iconic structure is a symbol of peace and unity, and remains a popular and venerated visitor attraction. So, what else has this gate gone through in its 230-plus year history? Click through and take a thorough look at the Brandenburg Gate.


Inland surfing is coming to Scotland for the first time with the launch of Europe's largest wave pool (that's THREE TIMES the size of a football pitch)

Located near Edinburgh, Lost Shore Surf Resort will offer a 'state-of-the-art' surfing pool three times the size of Wembley's football pitch and up to 1,000 waves an hour.


10 of America’s Best Water Parks

Make a splash at these fun-filled oases.


Breathtaking acrobatics at the Pensacola Beach Air Show captured in photos

Breathtaking acrobatics at the Pensacola Beach Air Show captured in photos


Want to be a responsible tourist? Here's how!


40 Countries You Might Not Have Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

It's time to get your passport ready.


How I found bliss cycling along the coast of Estonia

I was barely out of Pärnu on the first morning when it happened. I’d stopped to listen to the reed warblers in a broad belt of roadside wetland. Down at my feet were four types of orchid, and cuckoos were calling. It was the beginning of my trip: I didn’t know that I would be seeing and hearing those things continuously for the next week. But this was no nature reserve, simply an ordinary Estonian country lane, close to the coast and the...


21 Creative Ways to Use Rocks in Your Landscaping

Carve out naturally beautiful borders, stairs, and sitting areas.


Australia explorer laid to rest in village

Matthew Flinders, the man credited with naming Australia, has been reburied in Lincolnshire.


The 24 Best Snacks You Can Find at Costco

Run, don't walk, to your nearest warehouse.


These Dog-Friendly Hotels Will Pamper Your Pup in Luxury

Save this for your next road trip.


These Small Towns in California Are Bursting With Beauty and Charm

Nope, this isn't Italy.


The 11 Best Antique Markets In The South

Put these can't miss shows on your calendar.


Surreal sea creatures: the weird wonders of the ocean down under

Australia is known to have some of the most spectacular wildlife in the world, particularly when it comes to creatures of the deep. There's a reason it's one of the most popular destinations for diving enthusiasts! The Great Barrier Reef alone is home to more than 1,500 species of fish and Australia as a whole has more than 4,000. Many of them aren't found anywhere else in the world, and some of them look like they're not from planet Earth... Click on to see some of Australia's weirdest, creepiest, and most colorful sea creatures in this gallery.


Thousands flock to photograph 'Manhattanhenge,' but clouds spoil the occasion

Thousands flock to photograph 'Manhattanhenge,' but clouds spoil the occasion


34 Rare Vintage Photos of The Plaza Hotel

It’s always been the place to be.


After 'staying in crappy hotels,' this mini-tour player is hoping for home cooking at Korn Ferry Tour event

Home is where the start is. That's how the saying goes, at least this week for AJ Ott. The Fort Collins native, Fort Collins High alumnus and former Colorado State men's golf standout is practically on home turf for his first-ever Korn Ferry Tour tournament in The Ascendant…


I never stay in Las Vegas for more than 2 nights. This is my foolproof itinerary for maximizing a weekend in Sin City.

I've been to Las Vegas a lot and don't stay more than two nights. Here's how I plan the best weekend in Vegas, plus my itinerary and recommendations.


German tourists have a cunning NEW trick to secure best holiday spots

German holidaymakers are beating their British counterparts to the punch by reserving parasols on the beaches of Mallorca, sidestepping deckchair bans.


Possible stone circle find near monument

An area around Arthur's Stone - said to mark the spot where King Arthur slew a giant - is being excavated.


13 Beautiful City Skyline Photos Snapped Around the World

Dazzling views from the top await.


Texas lowriders convene for cruise around Capitol: See photos

Texas lowriders convene for cruise around Capitol: See photos


Beautiful Cities in Greece That Deserve More Love

Don't overlook these hidden gems!


Europe's BEST off-the-radar islands you need to visit

Discover Europe's lesser-known but beautiful island destinations.


After a Night at These Luxurious New International Hotels, You’ll Never Want to Come Home.

Wanderlust is not a deadly sin.


Is purgatory mentioned in the Bible?

Many of us are familiar with the concepts of heaven and hell, but how about purgatory? What is it, really? Is this some space in-between, like a waiting room for sinful souls who haven’t earned a direct ticket to heaven? And if so, how does one end up there? Plus, is it even mentioned in the Bible? In this gallery, we delve into the history of purgatory. Click on to learn all about it.


Anti-tourism protestors take to the streets of Alicante in Spain

Hundreds of protestors take to the streets of Alicante in Spain as protests across the country against tourism rises. Spain 's tourism minister has finally condemned the mob who soaked holidaymakers with water pistols, in the country last week.


Stilts, dinosaurs and fairies: see the wild photos from this bohemian Oregon fair

Stilts, dinosaurs and fairies: see the wild photos from this bohemian Oregon fair


Adorable animals that could soon be lost forever

Time is running out for these incredible endangered creatures, which are all listed on the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List.


30 of the oldest things on Earth

Did you know that the world's oldest religion dates back 5,000 years? Or that the oldest country is found in Europe? And what about the oldest ship still in use, or the oldest shoe company? Yes, you'd be surprised at the age of some of the things on our planet, with a few actually spanning billions of years. So, what else is truly advanced for its age? Click through and find out why age is no barrier.


TV writer sparks FURIOUS plane debate after slamming controversial flight habit - so what do you think?

American TV writer and author Gary Janetti has sparked a furious debate after he shared that he hates this common flight habit - joking that it makes people look like they've got the flu.


The 13 Most Beloved Red Lobster Dishes of All Time

The future of pioneering seafood chain Red Lobster is now in jeopardy. Here's a look at the popular dishes that made it famous.


The Midwest state with lowest cost of living revealed

Oklahoma has been ranked as the state with the lowest cost of living after its major city was revealed as the cheapest big city in the country to rent in.


Southwest Airlines is teaming up with Archer to give passengers electric flying taxis

The partnership between Southwest Airlines and Archer Aviation could allow flyers to bypass road traffic on the way to and from the airport.


7 of the Most Ridiculously Long Interstates in the U.S.

Historic, iconic, impossibly long.


A FIRE couple who retired early visited every national park. They shared 6 of their favorites — and 5 to skip.

Steven and Lauren Keys retired early with a high net worth thanks to the FIRE movement. They shared their favorite and least favorite national parks.


Small sleepy town defeats billionaire's plans to build luxury resort

Joe Ricketts this week ordered crews to immediately stop construction on his $50million tourist trap in Bondurant to the delight of its 156 residents.