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Hawaii’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Slated to Be Removed

Hawaii’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Slated to Be Removed

Although officially off-limits since 1987, Hawaii’s famous Ha’ikū Stairs, have become a favorite landmark for thrill-seekers. But they have also become a liability for the City of Honolulu, which cannot provide the infrastructure or security to maintain the so-called “Stairway to Heaven.” CNN reports that on September 8, the Honolulu City Council voted unanimously in…

Georgia’s Ocmulgee Mounds May Be America’s Next National Park

Georgia’s Ocmulgee Mounds May Be America’s Next National Park

Georgia’s Ocmulgee Mounds is home to one of the U.S. National Park Service’s (NPS) largest archaeological collections and dates back millennia. Now the landmark, currently classified as a national historical park, could become the USA’s newest national park, as well as the first one in the state of Georgia. Conde Nast Traveler reports on what…

US will welcome vaccinated international visitors beginning in November

US will welcome vaccinated international visitors beginning in November

Since the pandemic began, international travelers—including those who are vaccinated—have largely been barred from entering the United States. On Monday, President Biden revealed that the ban on vaccinated visitors is set to be lifted in November. Foreign travelers who provide proof that they are fully vaccinated before boarding a flight will be able to fly…