The Mendenhall Ice Caves, part of a D.I.Y. trip through Alaska's Inside Passage. The writer and explorer John Muir had described its hue as "the most startling, chilling, almost shrieking vitriol blue." Climate change, though, has had a profound effect: this ice cave no longer exists; the ones that remain require special expertise and equipment to reach.
Symphony of the Seas smashed yet another cruise industry size record when it launched in 2018. It joins a global fleet of increasingly huge ships that are floating cities. Here are the 15 biggest cruise ships in the world.
See photos of the amazing outdoor attractions in Vang Vieng, Laos. Not so long ago, it was a party town -- and rather trashy. It's transformed itself into a beautiful hub for activities such as river rafting and zip lining.
A FLIGHT attendant formerly employed by Alaska Airlines has filed a civil case against the carrier, claiming that she was fired after she reported she had been drugged and raped by a first officer during an August 2017 work trip.