Travel & Leisure

Executives at Southwest Airlines like to joke that they run a California airline, based in Texas. For good reason. The Dallas-based carrier flies more passengers in…
For years I’ve used this forum to criticize new and ever-higher ancillary travel fees, particularly from airlines. I’ve also been vocal about fighting for greater transparency…
J.K. Rowling conjured the village of Hogsmeade for her series of Harry Potter books. The Potter films brought her mysterious outpost to life onscreen. For a…
Butterbeer, wand selection and the Forbidden Journey await at Universal Studios Hollywood. When Universal Studios Hollywood opens the Wizarding World of Harry Potter on Thursday, April…
Brussels' transport system is largely on lockdown and foreign governments have warned their citizens to be vigilant when visiting the country, following two deadly explosions at…
Finally, there’s a scientific answer to that magic number of days before a flight when tickets are at their cheapest. The answer? Are you ready? Are…
If you’re planning a trip to Universal Studios Hollywood this year, you can save money if you’re willing to visit on less-crowded days. A new advance-purchase…
From the moment the first African slaves arrived in the United States, through Reconstruction, war, Jim Crow and the civil rights movement, they've influenced American culture through…
After a year of historic announcements, surprising discoveries and unexpected natural phenomena in 2015, it's hard to say what 2016 will hold for travelers. But we…
When you ask someone how their trip to Mexico went, no one ever says, "Eh, it was OK." No. It was either a glorious weekend on…