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BBC: Texas weather: Deadly winter storm sweeps Texas and US southern states

A winter storm in the US has brought deadly freezing winds, ice and snow to many regions that rarely see such frigid...

BBC: Covid-19: First travellers arrive in UK for hotel quarantine stay

The first travellers required to stay at quarantine hotels have begun arriving in the UK.

CNN: ‘We don’t see a clear exit strategy.’ The travel industry is still getting crushed

London (CNN Business)When the coronavirus pandemic erupted in early 2020, the ensuing border closures and stay-at-home orders brought travel and tourism to...

NPR: My Mother Got Vaccinated. Is It Now Safe To Visit?

It's been more than a year since I've seen my mother. Like many families, we live a fair distance apart and the...

They met on an airplane to Egypt then fell in love

(CNN) — If everything had gone according to plan, they would probably never have met. But Mafalda Feliciano's original British Airways flight...

CNN: Contentious cruising: China’s Paracel Islands tourism is about more than travel

(CNN) — They're known for clear aquamarine waters, stretches of soft beaches ... and political intrigue.

AP: Loathed New York City bus terminal is bound for an upgrade

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s main bus terminal, long ridiculed for leaky ceilings, dirty bathrooms and frequent delays, could be...

AP: Canada thinking of quarantining travelers in hotels

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Friday his government could impose stricter restrictions on travelers at any moment in response...

CNN: The abandoned Soviet nuclear missile base hidden in a Polish forest

(CNN) — Some call it the ghost town, because for decades it didn't appear on any maps -- a clandestine location that at...

CNN: No beaches or booze: What South Africa’s top tourist spot looks like during Covid

(CNN) — With its vast mountain ranges, sandy beaches and towering forests, Cape Town is a place where the natural world dominates, imploring...

CNN: Europe’s Star Cities, marvels of Renaissance engineering

(CNN) — They're scattered all over Europe but their perfect geometrical beauty can only be fully admired when seen from above.

AP: Concerns grow over Eurostar rail service linking UK, EU

PARIS (AP) — The head of France’s state rail company has sounded the alarm over the future of the Eurostar train service,...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...