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Virgin America launches flights from SFO to Denver

Virgin America celebrated the launch of a new direct flight service from…

Top 10 views in Hawaii

1. Diamond Head, Oahu You’ve seen Diamond Head. You know its iconic…

Inaugural flight from Guangzhou to SFO boosts airport’s leading service to China

The first Boeing 787 to fly nonstop from Guangzhou in South China…

US says it's not clear after Cuba talks if new policy works

The highest-ranking U.S. official to visit Cuba in more than three decades…

US officials seek end to Cuban restrictions on diplomats

American officials head to Havana this week with fairly modest goals of…

Questions and answers about traveling to Cuba

Don't rush to book that flight to Cuba just yet. While the…

Rain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel

Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected…

Storm on menu for some Thanksgiving travelers

A nor'easter is expected to develop Wednesday along the East Coast just…

Get ready for crowded airports this Thanksgiving

If you're flying somewhere for Thanksgiving, expect airports to be even more…

Airfares continue to rise, up 12 percent since '09

The price of flying continues to climb, with the average domestic roundtrip…

Mules of the Road: How Not to Cross a Bridge

Shoulders hunched, John Sears leans forward into the hill he's climbing. His…

Traveler's Life for Me: Dropping Out in the Haight Isn't the Same Anymore

"My traveler name's Will Share. Because I will share. You need a…

Southeast Asian city-state emerges as 21st-century leisure capital — and conundrum

Singapore, a prosperous outpost in the sweltering heart of Southeast Asia, is…

Michael Nesmith plays non-Monkees work at GAM and more San Francisco events

Events for Wednesday, March 27, 2013. Who’s in town Jazz pianist and…

Francis Ford Coppola's wonderland of wine

When I heard that Francis Ford Coppola conceived his “wine wonderland” from…

Viral video spoofs the, er, stuff New Yorkers say

Hip young New Yorkers hate waiting for the subway. They wouldn't be…

Hope reigns as Americans prepare to ring in 2012

Times Square was awash in hopeful sentiments as it began to welcome…

Storm developing could affect holiday travel plans to the Northeast

A storm front expected to develop later this week could put a…

Moscone Center has had miraculous impact on SF

On April 11, 2000, the Giants opened their new ballpark. Even before…

Proposed improvements would increase access to Alcatraz

Long-ago inhabitants of Alcatraz wanted to escape the island, but now proposed…