A mysterious lake made famous by the film Dirty Dancing has astonished scientists by refilling with water, 12 years after it disappeared.
It sounds like a job almost too good to be true. But if going for a 3500km hike while throwing back a few cold ones sounds like a dream, you may be in luck.
Complete with a chef and housekeeping staff, this luxury hotel is hoping to rent out the entire property for an eye-watering amount – but a stay comes with a catch.
To look at it now, it’s hard to imagine Hollywood blockbusters like Tarzan and Thunderball were once filmed in this abandoned theme park.
A furious doctor has written to Britain's politicians, describing the "shocking" conditions in Britain's hospitals amid the coronavirus outbreak.
I quit my job, packed my bags and flew almost as far north as I could go. Two months later, I’m wondering if I made some serious tactical errors.
Would you travel 35 hours to reach a remote island, just to get a perfect photo? Luxe travel group Club Med think so — but is it really worth the trek?
This stunning photo of a newly married couple took wedding photography to a whole new level – and got a nod in a major international prize.
Having always dreamt of moving to the Little Bay of Islands, this couple never expected to be the regions last inhabitants.
After buying a suitcase from a local op shop, this man never expected to find a bundle of paper worth more than $16k in a hidden pocket.
Whether you’re travelling with your significant other or the whole family, or heading over on your own, these are some of the top experiences to have in the Aloha State.
From the glamour of Oahu to the beaches of Maui, the natural beauty of Kauai and the volcanoes of the Big Island: here’s your guide to the Hawaiian Islands.
It’s one of our most popular international destinations to visit, but when it comes to visiting Hawaii – there’s certain months you should watch out for.
America’s newest mega mall – the largest of its kind in US history – has officially opened, featuring roller coasters, ski slopes, an ice-skating rink and more.
The New York Times has ripped into a foodie institution, calling the waiters rude and the food dreadful in a blistering review.
A couple visiting a popular restaurant in New Jersey have made an extremely rare find while sitting down to a romantic dinner.
Alec Baldwin has fallen for an expensive ticket scam most locals know to avoid. But looking at his ticket, it’s an easy mistake to make.
I always thought it was impossible to do anything in Los Angeles without a car. Turns out, I was embarrassingly mistaken.
Forget New York or the bright lights of Los Angeles - because this quirky city where anything ‘weird goes' has become the new hotspot.
The Grand Canyon, one of the world’s top travel destinations, will re-examine its safety policies and security after the latest death on the Skywalk.
It’s one of the world’s most famous theme parks — but not for a good reason. Welcome to “Action Park” where six people died in just seven years.
Two million people said they would attend today’s “storming” of super-secret military base Area 51 — but what really happened surprised everyone.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, the wild weather has exposed two historic items discovered by passers-by on a popular beach.
Terrifying video taken by a woman’s GoPro camera shows the moment she falls 15 metres down a waterfall while hiking in Hawaii.
It’s the phenomenal hill so vibrant, you could see it from outer space. But now an influx of influencers have forced this spot to close down.
People are going wild for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge merchandise at Disneyland, but they’re facing an unexpected problem.
Visitors to Disney’s Star Wars-themed land will now be able to spend even more time in a galaxy far, far away — in a themed hotel.
A young boy on holiday with his family has made a stunning find while exploring a creek bed on the grounds of the resort.
The heartwarming poem written on the Statue of Liberty is beloved as a beacon of hope for immigrants, but one Trump official’s interpretation has sparked a political row.
Filled with booze and lots of bikinis, these parties are quickly becoming the place to be during summer. But locals say a visit isn’t worth the wait - or pricetag.
While it may look like a quirky house at a popular beach spot, this abode has caused a massive feud between neighbours.
For years, this tourist hotspot has relied on a simple, effective formula. Good food, cheap booze and the world’s best beaches. The latter is now a lie.
Shocking footage shows a bull bison striking a young girl and throwing her several metres into the air in front of terrified onlookers.
The “Happiest Place on Earth” has also become the most watched, with a new MagicBand reportedly spying on guests at the theme park.
A beer brand popular in the US has been banned from retailing in one state because of a picture plastered on the front of the can.
Twenty-three years ago, a company tried to create the ideal town. But there was a very dark undercurrent simmering beneath the dream.
The owner of an ice cream company has had enough of influencers. Now, he’s launched a new “policy” and it has won over social media.
In a new bill hailed as a huge win for animal activists, Canada has passed a law banning whales and dolphins from being bred or held in captivity.
A 26-year-old has gone viral after shutting down a guest who used a racial slur against him when she tried to book a room at his hotel.
Australians who need a visa to get into the US are set to be affected by tough new requirements by the Trump Administration.
A theme park’s bizarre attraction based on Princess Diana’s death has been slammed as a horrific attempt to cash in on the tragedy.
CCTV shows two gunmen calmly walk up to a bar — then — with no hesitation, they open fire. WARNING: Disturbing images
If you’ve ever dreamt of turning your holiday into a permanent relocation, this house could be the best — or the worst — way of doing it.
When we visited a hedonistic epicentre of wild, year-round partying, the last thing we expected was to fall for something totally different.
The Matices Hotel de Barricas in Mexico is a hotel located among a tequila distillery in a town that’s literally named Tequila.
There’s lots to taco about in the Caribbean! This new floating bar lets you bask in crystal clear waters with a cocktail and taco in hand.
Travellers love to visit the old-fashioned diners, magnificent plantations and grand old buildings, but there’s a dark edge to this road trip.
Flight attendants from United Airlines have been accused of manipulating the company, selling cushier flight routes to one another for profit.
After a year living in the beating heart of the United States, I learnt one thing: this nation Australians love is more complicated than we realise.
After years of development, this burger was released in January and is being hailed as a true game changer. So what’s so special about it?
Customs officers have seen plenty of strange things at work but the contents of an envelope, including this handwritten letter, was on another level.
Splurging on items you can’t get at home is many of our favourite things about holidays. And this little-known destination is better than anywhere.
Spectacular year-round weather and a little old Hollywood razzle dazzle … if it’s not already, this travel destination should be on your radar.
Three Alcatraz inmates who pulled off one of the most infamous escapes in history have never been found. One of their cell mates says he knows why.
Touch screens, security guards and an endless amount of marijuana. Here’s what it’s like inside the fanciest cannabis store in LA.
A man desperate to survive has strangled a mountain lion in self-defence while exercising at a popular national park.
The body of a Korean man who died in Mexico was returned to his wife ‘without brain, stomach and heart.’ His widow is now petitioning authorities to return her husband’s organs.
They are the iconic sights we’ve been told not to miss out on. But there is a problem with following this advice.
There are certain things the famous theme park doesn’t want its guests to see. And this is the secret way it pulls that off.
When this park opened, thousands of joyous families flocked to it every day. Now it’s an abandoned wasteland — with a chilling backstory.
North Carolina is loved for its stunning mountain landscape and hearty Southern food, but behind its unparalleled beauty, deep in the mountains, it holds a secret.
Forget Route 66 or the California coastline, this is the greatest United States travel secret you need to experience.
He was once a MasterChef Australia contestant but Dan Churchill has now opened up one of the hottest cafes in New York.
Kidnappings. Armed robberies. Sexual assaults. Deaths in broad daylight. Why would anyone come here? This is why.
AN EXCITING discovery of a doomed ship that had laid buried out of sight for 200 years in a famous lake could end up rewriting history.
AN UNHAPPY journalist has penned an epic 13,500-word tirade about his once-great city, branding it a ‘pathetic imitation of what it once was’.
A GROUP of women have laughed their way back onto land after police officers spotted them stranded on a giant, inflatable unicorn.
A SHIPWRECK lying off North America for more than two centuries may hold clues to one of Australia’s greatest mysteries.
A MUSEUM is in hot water and has been forced to backflip after complaints about its latest Trump-related merchandise.
IT’S the destination on everyone’s lips right now thanks to its white sand beaches, new age vibe and jungle shrouded restaurants but this Aussie never expected this.
THERE’S a city that makes Sydney property prices look like a bargain, where households earning six-figure salaries are considered “low income”.
WE’RE brash and often impolite. But that’s the precise reason Australians are succeeding in huge numbers in New York.
HUNDREDS of people were killed when an earthquake struck this region but it also uncovered an intriguing site; an ancient Aztec temple nestled inside a pyramid.
THEY are the iconic spots known across the world. But the real stories behind these places may not be as well known.
THIS couple snapped an incredible image as a plane came in to land overhead. They didn’t expect the swift backlash.
BENEATH the bustling city are abandoned tunnels and stations that harbour secrets of gruesome deaths, fame and alienation.
IT’S got private beaches, a mild climate, and a harbour dotted with boats. But this gorgeous island is nowhere near the Mediterranean.
IT’S a hotel known for its “adults-only sensual fun”, so we went to check it out and found a lot of surprises. WARNING: Contains nudity.
THE private camping ground has taken to social media to fill the role but it’s struggling to find applicants.
SOCIAL media “influencer” Carolyn Stritch stunned her 190,000 followers with a Disneyland photo. It turns out that all was not what it seemed.
A RESORT has been transformed into a hedonist’s paradise as thousands of students indulge in a booze-fuelled orgy of sun, sea and sex.
A GIANT hole that’s suddenly appeared in the middle of a lake looks like the gateway to a watery underworld. Here is what’s really going on.
A SIGHTSEEING tour of the Grand Canyon turned to tragedy when a helicopter crashed, killing three passengers and critically injuring four others.
DIVERS have just stumbled upon what is considered the world’s biggest cave system deep beneath the water’s surface, and it’s incredible.
THANKS to a Google Maps shortcut, a small town in New Jersey says it’s now overrun with traffic. So it’s taking matters into its own hands.
THEY are some of Hollywood’s most popular and hard to get into venues. But there’s one strict rule raising eyebrows.
AFTER already witnessing a bump in tourism, a small US town has voted to maintain a historic law so more tourists don’t come.
A TINY town in California has a chilling claim to fame. The dead residents outnumber the living by a thousand to one.
NO MORTGAGE, no 40-hour a week desk job and no stress. These newlyweds did what the rest of us have only fantasised about.
AIRPORT foreman Scott Babcock was greeted by an unlikely, but cute, visitor when he went to clear snow on the runway.
TAKE it from these native New Yorkers — there are plenty of ways con artists try to scam tourists in the Big Apple. These are the main ones to watch out for.
THREE Aussie blokes dived headfirst into the dangerous Alaskan wilderness with few plans and little preparation.
PEOPLE have described it as “disgusting” but that hasn’t stopped them from naming it a “must-see” landmark.
ONE of Los Angeles’ most recognisable features will soon be gone — and it will change the city’s famous skyline completely.
IT was all but wiped out by a devastating hurricane 12 years ago, but this city has bounced back bigger and better than ever.
SOUTHERN food is big right now — but there are a lot of gimmicky spots in the US wasting tourists’ time and money. Here’s how not to make that mistake.
THE eruption of this volcano was one of the most devastating natural disasters of all time. Now the site offers a stunning surprise — for now.
BAGGAGE limits are never more important than when you’re heading to one of the world’s shopping capitals.
AUSSIES love travelling to America. Lucky for us, United Airlines is set to launch a new daily service that will open up more than 70 cities.
WHEN this university student got a random pop culture question from her dad, she never would have guessed the response.