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THE RICH ARE FLYING AGAIN - IN THE COMFORT OF THEIR PRIVATE JETS

Demand for private jet charters has rebounded from the pandemic. Travelers with money are flying again.

PUBLIC SPLASH PADS AND POOLS ARE OPENING IN L.A., BUT IT'S A TRICKLE, NOT A TORRENT

As rules shift, some L.A. pools are opening while others stay shut.

 
 
 

ALL ABOARD FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING: AMTRAK OFFERS 2-FOR-1 ROOMETTE SALE

Amtrak passengers can save money on private roomettes for travel through Sept. 30.

NATIONAL PARKS: AGGRESSIVE BEES CLOSE JOSHUA TREE CAMPGROUND

Jumbo Rocks Campground is shut through July 23 because of 'aggressive honey bee activity,' the park's website says.

 
 
 

LUSH GARDENS. A WATERFALL. AN AIRPORT BUILT TO AWE IN SINGAPORE IS QUIETED BY COVID-19

Coronavirus health and safety requirements could change the appeal of an airport that even locals visited on their days off. The pressure...

BEST SOCAL PLACES TO GO WHALE WATCHING RIGHT NOW

You can see blue and humpback whales off the coast in summer. Tours are happening for those who want to go.

 
 
 

WANT TO SEE ALASKA THIS SUMMER? TRY A SMALL-SHIP CRUISE

Small-ship companies American Cruise Lines and Uncruise Adventures hope to operate in Alaska this summer.

CORONAVIRUS CASES SURGE AT LAKE TAHOE AMID SUMMER TOURIST SEASON

The rate of new coronavirus infections is disproportionately high in the South Lake Tahoe region, a favorite California destination.

 
 
 

PASSPORT OFFICES START TO REOPEN AMID BACKLOG OF 1.5 MILLION APPLICATIONS

The COVID-19 pandemic is delaying applications for new passports and renewals. And it's hard to say for how long.

WHAT'S OPEN AND CLOSED: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BEACHES, PARKS, TRAILS

After the long holiday weekend, beaches reopen in L.A., Ventura, Santa Barbara and Orange counties.

 
 
 

FOR JULY 4, NATIONAL PARKS PLAN RESTRICTIONS, CLOSURES AND ONE TRUMP PARTY

Two parks shut in Texas, California sticks with restrictions, Trump plans Rushmore visit

HEADED ON A FIRST-TIME RV ROAD TRIP? READ THESE TIPS FIRST

First-timers don't always find their initial trip to be easygoing. But get the hang of it and you'll be hooked.

 
 
 

LAS VEGAS POOL PARTIES WON'T BE SO SPLASHY THIS YEAR. HERE'S YOUR GUIDE

Pool season

PERFECT FOR SUMMER VACATION THIS YEAR: 7 CALIFORNIA RV PARKS GOOD FOR BEGINNERS

In a COVID-19 world, camping and RVing might be the hottest vacation trend of the summer.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS RUINED OUR FAMILY VACATION THIS YEAR. WE TURNED TO AN RV FOR A NEW ADVENTURE

With the coronavirus crisis roiling vacation plans, some are turning to travel that allows for social distancing, including RV camping....

CORONAVIRUS FEARS SPOOK QUEEN MARY INTO CANCELING DARK HARBOR HAUNT

The popular spooky spectacle has been called off for 2020 as the pandemic continues, but is set to return in 2021.

 
 
 

LAS VEGAS: WHAT'S OPEN AND CLOSED OVER 4TH OF JULY

Las Vegas is planning a quieter Fourth of July celebration.

FOURTH OF JULY: WHAT'S OPEN AND CLOSED AT SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BEACHES, PARKS, TRAILS

As COVID-19 numbers swell and Fourth of July approaches, L.A. County closes beaches. Other public lands stay open.

 
 
 

CAN'T GO TO EUROPE? YOU CAN FIND THE EIFFEL TOWER, THE LONDON BRIDGE AND MORE IN THE U.S

Perhaps Europe will ban us, but Europe is still with us

DON'T WANT TO WEAR A MASK ON THE PLANE? TOO BAD. AIRLINES NOW WILL REQUIRE IT

All major U.S. carriers will require masks during the COVID-19 pandemic, Airlines for America, an industry trade group, announced Monday.

 
 
 



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