Travel

August 22, 2017

Primitive Drawings Discovered on “Newspaper Rock” Reveal Daily Life From 2,000 Years Ago

Along the Utah State Route 211 a monumental rock covered in Native American carvings juts out. Now a state historic monument, Newspaper Rock is one of the largest collections of petroglyphs and is easily accessible from the road leading to Canyonlands National Park. The 200-square-foot rock is peppered with rock art dating back about 2,000 years, the surface scratched away in this primitive form of communication.

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August 14, 2017

Watch Gorillas Play From This Rustic Forest Retreat off a Rwandan Volcano

Residing anywhere near a volcano might seem like a crazy proposition, but as the 103-acre Bistae Lodge in northern Rwanda shows, it’s not as scary as it sounds. Developed by eco-tourism group Wilderness Safaris, they’ve created six forest villas that are nestled into an eroded volcanic cone on the edge of the country’s Volcanoes National Park.

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August 7, 2017

One-of-a-Kind Vacation Home Sits on a Lava Bed of the World’s Most Active Volcano

Over the years we've brought you all types of unusual vacation stays, from an evening in an 18th-century French chateau to a minimalist vacation home carved inside a rock. But if you are looking for something exotic and adventurous, the Phoenix House may be for you. Located on a lava field on Hawaii's Big Island, thrill seekers will have a bird's eye view of the Kīlauea volcano, which has been continuously erupting since 1983.

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July 31, 2017

Airline Announces Cheap Flights to Europe for Under $100 Round Trip

Would you like to see Paris in the springtime? Does a trip to London sound like your cup of tea? If so, a recently announced deal by Primera Air may pique your interests. Starting in spring 2018, the Denmark-based budget airline will offer roundtrip flights from New York or Boston to the beautiful capital cities for just $99. While Primera Air offers all sorts of cheap flights to Europe, none can compare to this $99 deal.

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