Away from caravan, other migrants travel out of spotlight

Away from caravan, other migrants travel out of spotlight

TRANCAS VIEJAS, Mexico (AP) — On a day when a migrant caravan of several thousand was still crawling through far southern Mexico, hundreds of young men were walking swiftly between train rides more than 200 miles to the north. Some of them had left Honduras the same day as those in the caravan. One had […]

Train lovers forge lifelong friendships through rail travel

Train lovers forge lifelong friendships through rail travel

They’re aboard because they love trains: The pilot from New Orleans, the computer consultant from New Jersey, the retired tax lawyer from Florida, the computer accounting consultant from Queens and his mother, the retired corporate executive, the computer scientist from Florida’s Space Coast. For the past decade, these one-time strangers — all train geeks — […]

London Waterloo: Passengers to face disruption into evening

London Waterloo: Passengers to face disruption into evening

Image caption Six lines have been affected by the failure, including Basingstoke Passengers on a strike-hit route into London Waterloo station will face disruption into the evening because of an earlier signal failure. The fault affected services on the South Western Main Line between Woking and Surbiton. Despite the line reopening at 11:30 GMT, South […]

'Bodie on the Road' is a Delightful Travel Guide

'Bodie on the Road' is a Delightful Travel Guide

Courtesy Photo Bodie on the Road Journalist Belinda Jones and Her Dog Tour the West Coast Tuesday, October 23, 2018 By Priscilla Leung Belinda Jones doesn’t shy away from adventure. And neither does her newly adopted canine, Bodie. Jones is a British magazine journalist and had previously always owned cats. After a disappointing breakup, she impulsively […]

Fall travel tips on Coast Live

Fall travel tips on Coast Live

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HAMPTON ROADS, Va – Autumn’s bright colors and crisp air make it a wonderful time to get away before the frigid winter days arrive. Whether you’re planning a long break or a quick weekend getaway, travel expert Stephanie Oswald has last minute planning ideas and tricks to survive the […]

Swiss Bank Discourages China Travel After Banker Is Kept in Beijing

Swiss Bank Discourages China Travel After Banker Is Kept in Beijing

UBS, the Swiss banking giant, has asked dozens of its wealth managers to check with their bosses before making any trips to mainland China in the coming days, after one of the bank’s advisers to wealthy Chinese clients was prevented last week from flying home to Singapore from Beijing. The incident is the latest sign […]

Space travel is not a matter of genius

Space travel is not a matter of genius

John Harris rightly points out the way in which space travel is increasingly driven by an anti-public ideology which claims that “the masses” have never “brought about innovation” (We once marvelled at Neil Armstrong. Now space is a playground for the rich, 17 October). What he misses is the dishonesty of this position. When (or […]