MINERAL POINT, Wis. — This tiny town is a charming place where old stone buildings hug the hills, and artists’ galleries, pottery studios and antique shops line the streets.
JACKSON, Wyo. — National parks and monuments boosted the economies of surrounding communities in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year, according to a new study.
BALTIMORE — It’s not the TV shows “Homicide” and “The Wire” that come to mind when I think of Baltimore, though both offered an intense look at an American city’s poverty, drugs and gangs. Baltimore’s glitzy Inner Harbor didn’t draw me there either. Instead, I went looking for old things con…
Now more than ever, women are striking out and traveling by themselves both for business and pleasure. And, although their reasons for traveling are similar to their male counterparts, women traveling alone have very different needs and concerns. From safety issues to cultural variations, wo…
PEMBINA, N.D. — The office of the U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection in Pembina is reminding travelers to Canada to carry the proper documentation and expect heavy traffic at the border starting Friday.
KALISPELL — On a rainy Monday morning in late May, the line of vehicles stretched almost 2.5 miles from the U.S.-Canadian border south along U.S. 93 past Trapper’s Saloon near Eureka.
NEW CASTLE, Colo. — Four in 10 new oil and gas wells near national forests and fragile watersheds or otherwise identified as higher pollution risks escape federal inspection, unchecked by an agency struggling to keep pace with America’s drilling boom, according to an Associated Press review …
GREAT FALLS — Healthy snowpack and cooler summers over the past four years have slowed melting of remaining glaciers in Glacier National Park in Montana, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Business travel is an investment in the success and future growth of your business. A recent study commissioned by the National Business Travelers Association, and executed by IHS Global, indicates that business travel does indeed contribute to sales and increased profits.
The Montana Office of Tourism has partnered with National Geographic Travel for Montana to be the first destination featured on the hub at the website travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/local-montana/.
Partway through a trip to Vietnam last month, Keith Edgerton saw something near the city of Hanoi that captured the modern state of the Southeast Asian nation better than any notes or stories or tours ever could.
NAPA, Calif. – Come to California wine country taste the ... olive oil?
Rep. Marti Halverson, R-Etna, is seeking re-election in House District 22 and has a Democratic challenger in Natalia Duncan Macker of Hoback Junction.
HELENA — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by Montana against 10 online travel companies the state claims are not paying their fair share of hotel and car-rental taxes.
SUNRIVER, Ore. — Say you are a large group of vacation-seekers. Your ages span from toddler to senior. Your interests range from walking to golfing to biking to reading to sitting on a patio fringed with pine trees and enjoying a nice glass of pinot noir.
An extended family gets together during a reunion to paddle down the lazy Deschutes River near Sunriver, Ore.
Visitors climb the natural formations at the Newberry National Volcanic Monument in Deschutes National Forest near Sunriver, Ore.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Most visitors to this college town make a beeline for Fairhaven, the understandably popular gentrified historic district at the north end of Chuckanut Drive.
International travel often leads to jet lag. Flying internationally causes jet lag because it causes you to cross time zones. Take a tip from Ben Franklin and remember "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." Following are just a few precautions to help you when you are crossing ti…
LECLAIRE, Iowa — Perched on the west bank of the Mississippi River, LeClaire sits on the Great River Road National Scenic Byway.