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  • Ryanair shuns U.K. airports after shock Brexit vote

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    Two leading European airlines -- Ryanair and easyJet -- are warning about the damaging effects of the Brexit vote.

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    By Alanna Petroff
  • Is this the weirdest travel gadget yet?

    Courtesy Robert Lian/My Hitch, via CNN

    Ever thought your life could be improved by having a short, inflexible tail? My Hitch -- a new hands-free travel accessory -- could be the gadget for you.

  • British vacationers stuck in 12-hour traffic jams

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    Thousands of British travelers are experiencing a nightmare start to their European summer vacations as they find themselves stranded in huge lines of traffic trying to reach the port town of Dover.

  • Famous 'Shawshank' oak falls

    OTD September 23 - Shawshank Redemption

    Columbia Pictures

    One of the most famous trees in cinematic history is gone. The white oak from the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen near Mansfield, Ohio.

    The oak made its debut in 1994 near the movie's end when Morgan Freeman's character, the recently paro...

  • Southwest cancels 1,150 flights in 24 hours

    Southwest

    Southwest Airlines / via CNN

    Southwest Airlines has canceled 1,150 flights since the airline's full ground stop for on Wednesday.

  • Passengers evacuate American Airlines flight in Florida

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    Scott Olson/Getty Images

    Passengers from an American Airlines flight were forced to evacuate Thursday afternoon while on the taxiway at Palm Beach International Airport in Florida, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

  • You can now ride your luggage around the airport

    Modobag

    Modobag via CNN

    Getting around an airport may never be the same.

  • Hundreds of Southwest flights delayed after ground stop

    Southwest Airlines

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    Hundreds of Southwest flights were delayed Wednesday after the airline was hit with technical issues.

    The trouble started when a "system outage" led to a nationwide ground stop for all Southwest flights that lasted for just over an hour.

    The company sa...

  • Half of Brazilians are against the Olympics

    Rio police protest

    CNN

    Brazilians are not happy that the Olympics are in their backyard.

  • MH370: Debris examined as more clues surface

    MH370 Debris

    CNN

    Investigators meticulously examined a large piece of aircraft debris discovered on Pemba Island off the east coast of Tanzania last month, to determine if it belongs to missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.

  • Airfares are down, United says

    United Airlines

    Courtesy United Airlines

    Lower airfares during peak travel season? Yup.

    Airfares should be down between 6% and 8% for the rest of the summer compared to a year earlier, according to United Airlines. The same key measure for airfare fell 7% in the just completed second quarte...

  • Daredevil skiers tackle park's highest peaks

    Daredevil skiers

    CNN

    When wintertime hits rugged Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, roads close and fair-weather hikers and campers go home.

    But for a couple of adventurous backcountry skiers, the adrenaline-filled fun is just beginning.

    A year and a half ago, skie...

  • Police: Pilots suspected of being drunk

    Airplane

    Two pilots' alleged tippling delayed a trans-Atlantic Air Transat flight and landed the crew members in jail, police and the airline said.

  • Had a bad flight? You can now tell the world on TripAdvisor

    Trip Advisor

    Whether it's an uncomfortable seat, flat champagne or annoying delays, airline passengers now have a place to air their grievances.

  • These countries are losing millions of tourists because of attacks

    Cairo, Egypt, pyramid

    The world is a scary place... and several countries are becoming just too frightening for many tourists.

  • 7 waterfront towns worth a closer look

    Chairs on beach with umbrella, vacation

    FreeImages.com/Ivan Prole

    Sun, sand and a large body of water. Check, check and check.

  • Cleveland v. Philly: A food smackdown

    Philly cheesesteak

    William Thomas Cain/Getty Images

    Everyone in Cleveland knows that politicians who eat Polish Boys and pierogi -- not necessarily at the same time -- increase their chances of winning their political races.

    And their favorite candy? The buckeye, of course!

    Head east to Philly and poli...

  • Should tourists stay away from France's Nice?

    empty chairs in Nice

    David Ramos/Getty Images

    Midsummer typically sees huge numbers of visitors descend on Nice, right in the heart of France's beautiful Mediterranean Riviera.

    That's likely to change quickly after Thursday's devastating attack in which a truck was driven into a crowd of people ...

  • Paralyzed woman hikes the Appalachian Trail

    Stacey Kozel

    Stacey Kozel via CNN

    The 2,190-mile long Appalachian Trail is daunting even to those who have no trouble walking, and few who set out manage to travel the entire trail.

    That hasn't stopped Stacey Kozel. Her paralyzed body hasn't stopped her, either.

    The 41-year-old Ohio r...

  • Travel stock slump deepens as France suffers attack

    France Flag

    Investors are dumping travel and tourism stocks again as yet another terror attack on a popular European destination threatens to deter visitors.

  • Airbus launches booking site for travelers who love A380 jets

    Airbus 830

    Etihad via CNN

    Don't care what airline you fly on as long as you fly on an A380 jumbo jet? Then Airbus has a website for you.

    Airbus has launched a booking site dedicated solely to A380 flights, hoping to capitalize on the popularity of the aircraft among some pass...

  • Delta cutting flights due to Brexit

    Delta airlines planes

    Eric Thayer/Getty Images

    Delta Air Lines says it plans to cut its flights between the United States and the United Kingdom this winter due to Brexit.

  • Man gives his dying dog a trip of a lifetime

    Man takes dog on road trip

    Robert Kugler via CNN

    It was the worst possible news you could get about your best buddy.

    Bone cancer, so a leg is amputated. But it gets worse. The cancer's spread to the lungs. Now it's a terminal condition.

    So what do you do?

    Robert Kugler decide to take his best friend -...

  • Why your eastward jet lag is worse, says math

    jet lag

    CNN

    Traveling to a different time zone can be very exciting. You are ready to explore and check items off your bucket list. Jet lag is probably the last thing you want to deal with.

  • World's best airline named as ...

    Emirates airline

    Emirates via CNN

    The world's best airline for 2016 is Emirates, according to a survey of millions of airline passengers conducted by Skytrax.

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