Tokyo: $870 round-trip fare from LAX  for late summer, early fall

Tokyo: $870 round-trip fare from LAX for late summer, early fall

For late summer travel as well as fall travel to Tokyo, Singapore Airlines has an $870 round-trip fare from LAX that includes all taxes and fees.

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Airfare: $926 round trip from LAX to New Delhi on Air China

Airfare: $926 round trip from LAX to New Delhi on Air China

Air China will take you from LAX to New Delhi and back for $926, including all taxes and fees.

Japan: Make like a pilgrim on sacred trails in the Kii Mountains

Japan: Make like a pilgrim on sacred trails in the Kii Mountains

Camino de Santiago is a well-traveled trek in northern Spain that Christians have followed for centuries. Lesser known is the Kumano Kodo...

Why Asian fliers will make your economy-class seat way more comfy

Why Asian fliers will make your economy-class seat way more comfy

What's expected to be a growing number of Asian air travelers over the next few decades means these up-and-coming fliers will have more...

Rent a Dreamliner from Tokyo to NYC? Yankees' Tanaka did -- for $200K

Rent a Dreamliner from Tokyo to NYC? Yankees' Tanaka did -- for $200K

Newly signed Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka might have saved a few bucks if he had signed with the L.A....

Japan and China: All-inclusive highlights tour

Japan and China: All-inclusive highlights tour

Travelers with minimum time will get maximum exposure to some of Japan’s and China’s highlights with a 10-day excursion...

Philippines: Nobu Hotel planned for new Manila casino complex

Philippines: Nobu Hotel planned for new Manila casino complex

Where in the world is Nobu now? Look for one of Nobu Matsuhisa's newest hotels near a giant golden egg in Manila sometime this year.

Airfare: $647 round-trip fare from LAX to Shanghai

Airfare: $647 round-trip fare from LAX to Shanghai

Here’s an airfare deal to one of the world’s most exciting cities at a price that will keep your budget calm: Delta and United...

Vietnam: Take notes! Travel writing, from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam: Take notes! Travel writing, from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Sightseeing and writing go hand and hand on this 11-day tour of Vietnam that explores the country's cities in the north and south as well as...

Thailand: State Department issues travel alert after violent protests

Thailand: State Department issues travel alert after violent protests

The U.S. State Department has issued a travel alert for Thailand, warning visitors about demonstrations sparked, in part, by elections...

Japan: The pilgrimage to honor the unusual fire god

Japan: The pilgrimage to honor the unusual fire god

Between the beginning of this year and early February, as many as 700,000 pilgrims will make their way to a shrine north of Osaka to honor...

Airfare: $834 from LAX to Osaka, Japan, on Air China

Airfare: $834 from LAX to Osaka, Japan, on Air China

If Osaka, Japan, is on your 2014 travel itinerary, Air China has a round-trip fare from LAX of $834, which includes all taxes and fees.

Bhutan: Run a marathon or just relax while touring Himalayan nation

Bhutan: Run a marathon or just relax while touring Himalayan nation

Runners can lace up their shoes for an active tour of Bhutan that features practice runs in the countryside, pre-race briefings and post-...

How the world welcomed the new year

How the world welcomed the new year

Here's a look at the fireworks, crowds and colors of celebrations across the world From elaborate to simple, in places as diverse as Myanmar...

Leon Logothetis' trip around the world on the currency of kindness

Leon Logothetis' trip around the world on the currency of kindness

"Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see."

Christmas trees pop up in surprising corners of the world

Christmas trees pop up in surprising corners of the world

No one is quite certain when the first Christmas tree was introduced but some of the credit (or blame) for its popularity must go to...

Can teenagers change the world? On these overseas workshops, maybe

Can teenagers change the world? On these overseas workshops, maybe

What's the big idea? For some high school students this summer, it might be examining how Copenhagen redefines urban life or how India...

Myanmar travel: Seeing Bagan, more before Westernization ruins it

Myanmar travel: Seeing Bagan, more before Westernization ruins it

BAGAN, Myanmar — Mr. Aye has a round, aged face and a wide, betel-nut-stained smile. Like many Burmese, he punctuates his speech...

Kindness One: Across the Pacific by ship, home on the horizon

Kindness One: Across the Pacific by ship, home on the horizon

As of this writing, I have been on the road for 100 days, going around the world on a motorcycle trip that’s been supported by other...

Kindness One: In Vietnam, an unforgettable night at the opera

Kindness One: In Vietnam, an unforgettable night at the opera

When we last left this story, I was being held up at the Vietnamese border, where the border authorities wanted to impound my bright...

Kindness One: Motorcycle causes a heap of travel trouble in Vietnam

Kindness One: Motorcycle causes a heap of travel trouble in Vietnam

Everyone loves my big yellow motorcycle with a sidecar, the one I’m using in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe. Kids love it....

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