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Global Trotting: Disney opens first store in China

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 24, 2015
NEW YORK >> Disney says it has opened its first store in China, calling its new Shanghai location the largest Disney Store in the world.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 24, 2015
Lego sculptures on display in Paris • Stroll through touchable works • Inn reopens after $9M makeover

Global Trotting: Path boosts access to trade center

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 10, 2015
Path boosts access to trade center • Museum displays Dead Sea scroll • ‘On the Town’ to tour U.S. in 2016

Global Trotting: Future festival to highlight science

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 03, 2015
Future festival to highlight science • Malibu launches first bicycle lane • Biblical museum loses its home

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 03, 2015
New music festival to honor history • Amazon broadens travel service

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 03, 2015
Lilac festivals paint nation purple • Contemporary art on display • Nighttime paintings get spotlight

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, May 03, 2015
Stones lead top artists at festival • Top of World Trade Center to open • Rock acts to headline Fair St. Louis

Globe Trotting: National park in Maine raises fees

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 05, 2015
National park in Maine raises fees • ‘Vegas' musical in New York folds • Harlem to host arts fair in May

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 29, 2015
Bench memorializes ‘Mad Men’ • Border collies sought to shoo geese • Russia to resume space tourism

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 29, 2015
Passover Seders around the world • Disney plans 24-hour dance parties • U.S. sees more international guests

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Hot springs resort back in business • Best bar bracket open for voting

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Clarkson to headline at Wolf Trap • Smithsonian bans selfie sticks • Cherry blossom peak predicted

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Uber and Starwood join forces • Rent village and be deputy mayor • Array of stars join Memphis fest

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Phase 1 of cathedral repairs done • Orlando Eye opens to public in May • Most cruisers book through agents

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Year of ‘Alice' events marks 150th • Springfield to honor Lincoln's death • New Orleans beyond Mardi Gras

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Irish passport cards debut in July • Change eases flying for musicians • New York event honors designers

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Museum sets Civil War events

ATLANTA » The Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum is offering special programs to continue commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Features at Alaska ice park might just spark a fire • Saratoga Springs prepares for its city centennial • No repeat of last year's tourism frenzy at ice caves

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Exhibit on civil rights march goes on display in New York • Wide variety of performers will fill 12 stages at Bonnaroo • Jazz festival lineup to include piano prodigy, Grammy winners

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
New York promotes Harlem in new tourism documentary • Henry Ford Museum pops hood on its car collection • U.S. Forest Service forgoes $10M re-branding campaign

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Streetcars make return to Atlanta • Custer State Park upgrades slated

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Lopez to ring in new year at Caesars • Yellowstone open on east side • Detroit plans 11th Winter Blast

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Connect to geysers with new app • Find fastest route across border • Third airport planned for Beijing

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Henry David Thoreau famously wrote of "the sunshine of a winter's day," and now the simple place that inspired him the most is going solar. Officials are breaking ground on a new visitor's center at Walden Pond State Reservation

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
GM fixing museum's marred Vettes • Ghetto lives in interactive display • Time to ski in Land of Enchantment

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Part of Air Force museum will close • Exhibit features Lincoln’s speeches • Center to focus on women’s history

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Glacier Park proposes fee hike • Casa Bacardi cuts free drinks • Met opens show on Cezanne's wife

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Michelin Guide gives Grace 3 stars • Civil War Christmas tour on tap • New York offers virtual park tour • Deals aplenty in the Big Apple

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Exhibit explores Dali-Picasso link • Broadway to welcome kids for free

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Hotel will unveil Lincoln portraits • Taylor Swift doubles wax presence • Yellowstone sets seasonal closings

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Visitors to Yosemite National Park may soon have to pay more to enter and camp overnight, under proposed fee increases announced Monday. A seven-day pass for each car entering Yosemite could go up to $30 from $20.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Plan for memorial to Ike gets OK • Thai high-rise will have 125 floors • Thrill ride to join New York Wheel

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Chinese firm buys Waldorf Astoria • Lottery set for national tree lighting

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
The images are much like what moviegoers saw during the buffalo hunt when "Dances With Wolves" hit the big screen nearly 25 years ago: hundreds of massive animals shaking the prairie as they kick up dust and stream down the hills.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Railway offers Polar Express rides • 2 ski resorts acquired for $38M

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Plaza shows off $65M new look • Museum reopens after massacre • Universal Orlando to add fifth hotel

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Elk-viewing tours set at 2 parks • Bright foliage on tap for Maine • Ski company to buy lodge/eatery

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
National Aquarium plans hands-on seashore exhibit • More folks in N.D. heading to new museum galleries

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Giant portrait set for National Mall • Miami museum holds salsa contest • Vegas preps for Rock in Rio fest

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Anthem's bicentennial to be hailed • Broadway offers 2-for-1 specials • Paris urges selfies in lieu of locks

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
A blood-red sea of ceramic poppies is spilling from the Tower of London to commemorate British and Commonwealth soldiers killed in World War I on the 100th anniversary of its start.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Condiment monument up for grabs • Corvette caravan to head east • City OKs home short-term rentals

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
WWII museum sets visitor mark • Legal pot to be commemorated • Wrights' engine maker honored

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Posthumous JFK painting is part of museum show • Sochi to welcome gamblers as Russia OKs casinos • New Metro line connects 2 Air and Space Museums

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Disney park adds ‘Frozen' events • Slugger museum extending hours • Tours of Obama garden to restart

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Cave is named World Heritage Site • Tour balloon tested at 120,000 feet • 9/11 museum proves a big draw

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Iowa's ties to Tinseltown displayed • Sculpture re-creates July 4, 1776 • Trails close for improvements

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Locks of love fell bridge's fencing • Music festival has African flavor • Hilton enters deal with Myanmar

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Hershey's arrives on Vegas Strip • Ansel Adams images on display • Theme park unveils dinosaur ride

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Visitors to Las Vegas skew younger • Dallas museum unveils Islamic art • New exhibits debut at Ohio zoos

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
No more cars on Lombard Street • Martha Stewart joins foodfest • Jay Z's club takes flight in Atlanta

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
More Harry Potter at Universal • Marriott to debut Moxy Hotels

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Chaplin mansion will be a museum • Vibrant Mexican borough thrives

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Trendy beach lures all walks of life • Disney exhibit in Chicago extended • Washington Monument to reopen

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Airlines rank low, their websites high • Viking exhibit draws sold-out crowds

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Diverse lineup headed for Michigan • Museum showcases spy gear • High-tech tools unwrap mummies

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Street View adds Angkor temples • Exhibit covers light in art, science • State honors the breakfast burrito

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Washington Monument to reopen • American, JetBlue sever deal • Transit ridership hits 57-year high

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
More pick rail over flights in Spain • Hip-hop museum in Bronx planned • Churchill estate welcomes new cat

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Threats halt event and shut hotel • 4 cubs born to zoo's African lion • Lagerfeld to design Macau hotel

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
‘Downton' exhibit may set mark • Tiny Berlin, Md., named ‘coolest'

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Work to cut off altar access • Disneyland stays profitable • Windows head to New York

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Flag portrait uses Google Glass • Sick hotel guests turn to SKYdoc

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Firm praised for dolphin tours • Bluesfest brings Nawlins to Illinois • New museum celebrates Chavez

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Russians jest at semiprivate toilets • Marriott to open hotel in Rwanda

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Frozen wonders built with icicles • Hours expand for panda's debut • Other immigrants will join exhibit

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Land saved for zoo herds, flocks

NEW ORLEANS » A planned 1,000-acre range on New Orleans' west bank will serve as a haven for antelope and bird species that aren't breeding as well as zookeepers would like, giving some of the animals a chance to roam in herds that zoos don't have space for.

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Few favor minibars, survey finds • St. Louis set to mark 250 years

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Hotel bars, restaurants and spas have all been popular subjects for style makeovers. Now the lobby gift shop is getting some attention as hotels seek to stock fewer logo coffee mugs and more few-of-a-kind products.

Globe Trotting

By McClatchy News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
AP releases frugal travel guide • More stars drop SeaWorld shows • Panda cub nears public debut

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Tour marks jazz festival milestone • Kids get in free in 2014 at museum • New York sees record visitor count

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Nation eyes ‘Thrones' to lift tourism • Hotel will stay open during upgrade • Hermitage holds holiday night tours

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Annual ice-cold beerfest to return • African art museum gets big gift

Island Hopping and Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Dallas tapped to host Chanel show • Hotels sampling lighted carpets • Zoo will glow during holidays • Aston hotel touts kamaaina deal • Paddleboard on North Shore • Hawaii Prince has Thanksgiving eats

Globe Trotting

By News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
Cirque's ‘Zarkana' due for a break • Casino to mark film's anniversary • Baconfest tickets go on sale soon

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2015
White House open to public again • Eco-friendly travel guide debuts • Denali to introduce vehicle tours

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser news services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 03, 2013
Chinese business travel takes off • Eternal flame restored at JFK grave

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 03, 2013
Texas memorial to honor war dogs • Mickey speaks in more than squeaks • Fare cards to feature Van Gogh art

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser news services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 20, 2013
‘Breaking Bad' tours continue • Exhibit features Disney artifacts • Tennessee banks on new park

Globe Trotting

By Associated Press Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 20, 2013
Appalachian Trail has new shelter • Arizona slopes open to new snow

Island Hopping & Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 20, 2013
Smithsonian museums, zoo reopen • Dutch snuff out ‘weed pass' plan

Globe Trotting

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 20, 2013
‘Scream' exhibition opens • Santa's evolution to be explored

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 20, 2013
Spear throwing lets guests go native • Golf package offers 3-course vacation • Kilauea's behavior will be focus of talk

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Ala Moana Hotel is showing its Super Bowl spirit by offering 46 ocean-view room nights every day for 46 days at a special rate equal to the final combined score of today’s NFL championship game.

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Celebrate dolphins with Maui nonprofit • Kamaaina discounts mark anniversary • Marriott offers $139 rooms in Waikoloa

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Massage workshop planned for Kilauea • Pets stay for free at Kaneohe hotel • Ritzy pastry chefs to share secrets • Hana festival brings cultural fun

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Agency has tickets for weeklong cruise • Hyatt offers residents 35% discount

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Hula and chant at Kilauea Crater • Isle piano players to battle on Maui • Men's chorus going country

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 05, 2012
Aston drops rates for ‘50 Days' sale • Play golf again for decreased fee • Learn to weave pandanus leaves

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Beach Course has $30 special • Mango mania hits Moana Surfrider • Historical tours are free for kids

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Halau to dance Friday at park • Offer drops rates for Makena Surf • Watch fireworks from the ocean • Aqua's birthday means $10 rooms

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Hilton Waikoloa has deal for June • ‘Imiloa will rock with Zeppelin • West Oahu cruise perfect for dad

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Kamaaina rates at Prince Resorts • Explore native medicinal plants

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Kamaaina, keiki get free cruises • Art Center to hold sale of pottery

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Resort spotlights art by Pendarvis • Buy cruise ticket, get another free • Card offers $200 Hilton credit • Mauna Lani cuts kamaaina prices

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Gallery to show art by Herb Kane • See cetaceans 1 final time • F-16 flight demo to highlight expo

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Aqua gives birth to a discount • Volcano park offers workshops • Pu‘uhonua marks a golden year

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Enjoy the Taste of Waimea while honoring U.S. forces • Campground's restrooms are shuttered for upgrades

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Cultural events offered in park

Island Hopping

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services Posted 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2011
Easter ship cruise includes egg hunt • Native art expo opens at museum • Comedy show opens Tuesday • Guide details vacation offers

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