Travel Archive

Those Cheap Flights You've Heard About? Read This Before You Book.

With the airline industry struggling because of COVID-19, summer, fall, and winter plane fares to adventure destinations are hitting unprecedented lows. Airlines are also offering free change and cancellation fees. Should you hop on these deals now or wait and see? We consulted industry experts to find out—and rounded up some of the best fares out there.

Kassondra Cloos
Mar 27, 2020

A Search for Vanishing Dark Skies

The SkyGlow Project traveled to several national parks to document how night skies there have changed with urban development

Mar 25, 2020

National Parks Are Still Open Despite COVID-19

Despite warnings about crowds and the spread of the coronavirus, the National Park Service is keeping most of its units open for now, but a number of parks are starting to close certain facilities

Will Bostwick
Mar 17, 2020

Should You Cancel All Your Travel Plans?

While there are far more serious problems facing the world, for some people whether or not to travel in the weeks and months ahead has become a confusing and heated topic. Here's what a longtime travel writer thinks.

Tim Neville
Mar 11, 2020