Last Updated: Saturday, September 22, 2018 06:25:54 PM 

US islands of slave descendants

Spanish moss draped over St Helena Island, South Carolina, as Elting Buster Smalls and his children hummed down the earthen path in their 1960s...

The islands with a ‘third gender’

As our old, rickety sailboat glides effortlessly over the calm waters of the Caribbean, I am overwhelmed by the feeling we’ve just arrived in...

The night nobody sleeps in Tlaxcala, Mexico

On a typically pleasant August 14 afternoon in Huamantla, an unassuming town in Tlaxcala, Mexico's smallest state, preparations are already underway for the evening's...

A French village committed to deception

On a wind-scoured plateau in France’s Haute-Loire department stands a village teeming with secrets. Through an extraordinary campaign of nonviolent resistance during World War...

The Italian city carved into solid rock

Today, it's one of the most astonishing places in Italy -- a city carved into a rugged hillside -- but just a few years...

Travel myths debunked

Travel helps to change our perception of places and people, but in order for that to happen, one has to go out to explore. There...

Longest lunar eclipse of the century occurs tonight

A total lunar eclipse will turn the moon blood red on Friday July 27, but even if the celestial show isn’t visible from your...

A waterfall that pours into the ocean

Some beaches are best enjoyed with umbrellas, lounge chairs and cocktails. But to experience beaches such as Mkambati, hiking shoes and canoes work better. That's...

Oak Plaza Hotels unveils luxurious penthouse suites in Kumasi 

Oak Plaza Hotels has boosted Ghana’s Tourism industry with the opening of a branch in Kumasi the Ashanti Regional capital. The Award Winning Hospitality Group...

The driving school for flying cars

It seems just about everyone has been launching a flying car lately, but the Kitty Hawk Flyer stands out for one big reason: it’s here today. Specifically,...