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Why the visa process could be 'discouraging visitors' and keeping families apart
Around 40% of international visitors to the U.S. need a visa before their trip. The process is expensive and can discourage some from traveling.

Reconsider travel? Safety experts talk violence in Mexico tourist spots
Mexico is a big draw for U.S. tourists, but cartel-fueled violence can give some travelers pause. Here's a rundown on the safety of popular places.

Norwegian Cruise Line drops all COVID-19 mask, vaccine and testing rules
Norwegian Cruise Line will drop all COVID-19 mask, vaccine and testing requirements beginning Oct. 4.

To manage overcrowding, are reservation systems the future of tourism in Hawaii?
To mitigate the negative effects of heavy tourism, more parks and other attractions are seeking to implement reservation systems for travelers.

Spend an autumn day at one of the 10 best apple orchards in the US
Pick your own apples this autumn at the 10 best apple orchards in the United States, as voted by readers in the 2022 USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice Awards.

United Airlines to stop service at JFK airport temporarily, starting in late October
United Airlines will suspend its service in late October to John F. Kennedy Airport in New York, according to a Friday memo sent to employees.