You can get two and maybe three cities with this airfare deal for little more than the cost of the $564 round-trip fare from LAX to Tallinn, Estonia, on Turkish Airlines: Estonia’s capital is directly south of Helsinki on the Gulf of Finland, and an overnight layover in Istanbul may be required but with a free tour offered through Touristanbul.Read more
Mammoth Lakes visitors can expect a living snow globe this weekend. “Photos don’t do it justice,” said resident Cynthia Hayes on Thursday as snow continued to pile up at 4 to 6 inches an hour. “I’ve never seen snow like this, and I grew up in Saskatchewan.”
What can visitors expect this long holiday weekend, in terms of travel and services?Read more
When President Obama leaves office, part of his legacy will swim on. In a remote and almost inaccessible national monument about 1,300 miles from Honolulu, a recently discovered species of fish was named for the 44th president: Tosanoides obama.
Scientists described the new yellow and pink species as a coral reef fish, according to a research paper published in December.Read more
Eighty-eight years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. was born in a modest Atlanta home. Now the house where he lived until age 12 will partly reopen Monday after being closed since August.
“We had some minor repairs that needed to take place,” says Judy Forte, superintendent of Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site in Atlanta. “There was wear and tear from foot traffic.Read more