10 Exotic Travel Destinations That Are Trending Right Now
As travel experts here at Oyster.com, we keep our eye on what's trending in travel, so we're constantly updating -- and adding to -- our coverage of destinations around the world. We keep a very close watch on the destinations that are particularly hot right now so you don't miss out on any amazing
Dangerous Heat Wave Sparks More Wildfires
Two wildfires merged north of Los Angeles, burning over 3,500 acres and forcing evacuations.
A Brief History of the National Park Service: A Century of Conservation
For much of American History, wilderness was viewed as an evil wasteland that had to be conquered. Land left untouched by man was described as “deserted,” “savage,” and “barren” -- in short, a waste of divine gifts. But by the end of the 19th century, backlash against a rapidly industrializing
National Park Service Turns 100: Your Family Park Photos
It's been a century since President Woodrow Wilson officially created the National Park Service. Today, it includes 411 protected areas -- including 59 national parks -- encompassing 84 million acres, an area twice the size of Florida or nearly 4,000 times the size of Manhattan. From Yellowstone's
The Top 10 US Islands, According to TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards
With summer quickly approaching, many travelers are searching for the perfect island where they can kick back and relax for a vacation. TripAdvisor recently released its list of the Travelers’ Choice awards for best islands in the U.S. The top islands in the country reach from coast to coast, so
Crews In Japan Race to Find Survivors Amid Aftershocks
In the direction of the screaming ambulances he's the cluster of towns that hugs them to us Japan's most active volcano. So we've just hiked up to where. This bridge once had been disbanded connected this cited a highway all the way over there to the other side completely wiped away by. That
Rescues Continue in Japan After Strong Earthquakes
as the earthquake sirens wail. And this comes on the heels of two big ghax Japan, where rescuers are searching for survivors now amidst aftershocks. In a moment, we're going to ask an expert, could these quakes trigger a problem for us at home? Reporter: Good morning, Paula and Dan. This is the
Southern Japan Hit by Strong Earthquakes
And good morning, it is a frantic scramble right now to rescue people trapped in the rubble after a pair of earthquakes. Thousands of Japanese army troops and other rescuers in a race against time. In the midst of terrifying aftershocks, burning buildings, all of this with the threat of bad weather
Astronaut Shares Photo of Volcano Erupting as Seen From Space
Living out of this world sure provides a unique vantage point for looking at Earth. Astronaut Jeff Williams shared a gorgeous photo on Twitter showing his view of the Copahue volcano, which sits on the border of Chile and Argentina, as it erupted. A plume of white smoke is seen rising into the air.
Twitter Throws a Party for 'Sad Papaw'
Hundreds of people attend a cookout for an Oklahoma grandfather after his grandchildren skipped his dinner plans.