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Places that inspired scenes in Oscar-nominated films

Real places that inspired scenes in Oscar-nominated filmsPart of ‘Moonlight’ were shot in Jimmy’s Eastside Diner in Miami, ‘La La Land’ had the Hermosa Beach Pier in Los Angeles
  • Travel
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Wayne County

Growth motivates new Detroit Metro Airport CEO

Growth motivates new Detroit Metro Airport CEOJoseph Nardone inherits facility that served 34.4 million passengers in 2016, a million more than the year before
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Travel

Disney’s Iger announces ’19 opening for Star Wars lands

Disney’s Iger announces ’19 opening for Star Wars landsThe 14-acre attractions were announced in 2015 and are under construction at the parks
  • Travel
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Business

Detroit Metro passenger traffic up 2nd straight year

Detroit Metro passenger traffic up 2nd straight yearMetro had 34.4 million passengers come through its gates in 2016
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Travel

In the wake of Viking explorers, North Atlantic cruise

In the wake of Viking explorers, North Atlantic cruiseVacation cruise stops include Bergen, Norway; Lerwick, Scotland; Reykjavik, Iceland; and Montreal, Quebec
  • Travel
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Travel

A tourist in Tokyo Q&A: Toilets, menus, naked bathing

A tourist in Tokyo Q&A: Toilets, menus and naked bathingHere are answers to questions you might have if you’re contemplating a trip to the capital city, Tokyo
  • Travel
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Business

Study: Best time to buy plane tickets is weekend

Study: Best time to buy plane tickets is weekendFlights within the United States booked on Sunday were 11 percent cheaper
  • Business
  • 1 month ago
Travel

A look at events, attractions surrounding Super Bowl LI

A look at events and attractions surrounding Super Bowl LIA free fan festival, a team press event, and a ‘traveling nightclub experience’ are featured
  • Travel
  • 1 month ago
Business

Spirit adds flights to Seattle, Oakland from Detroit

Spirit adds flights to Seattle, Oakland from Detroit MetroThe daily nonstop flights will start on May 25 out of Metro
  • Business
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Wayne County

Metro Airport passenger traffic rising

Metro Airport passenger traffic risingDetroit Metropolitan Airport is on pace for a second straight increase in overall annual passenger traffic
  • Wayne County
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Michigan

Jackson museums try to lure tourists behind bars

Jackson museums try to lure tourists behind barsCity’s ties to prisons explored as visitors check out old cells, renovated living quarters
  • Michigan
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Life

Rust Belt’s a political force and a destination

Rust Belt’s not just political force, it’s a destination‘Flyover country’ is well worth your precious vacation days — not to mention cheaper than in trendier destinations
  • Life
  • 2 months ago
Travel

Catch these Chicago art exhibits and more

Catch these Chicago art exhibits and moreIt’s surprising how much sightseeing you can squeeze into a quick trip to the Windy City
  • Travel
  • 2 months ago
Travel

Tips for first-timers in NYC from a Big Apple Greeter

Secrets of a Big Apple Greeter: Tips for first-timers in NYCThe best things in the city are free, be careful crossing roads and neighborhoods have their own vibe
  • Travel
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Wayne County

Video: Woman dragged off Delta flight at Detroit Metro

Video: Woman dragged off Delta flight at Detroit MetroWoman allegedly skipped the check-in line before authorities pulled her off plane
  • Wayne County
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Michigan

AAA estimates 3.5M from Michigan to travel for holidays

AAA estimates 3.5 million from Michigan to travel for holidaysAuto club says it’s the highest volume of people going 50 miles or more since tracking began in 2001
  • Michigan
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Personal Finance

Survey shows what kids look forward to in vacations

Survey shows what kids look forward to in vacationsTips for fun family vacation that won’t hurt your wallet
  • Personal Finance
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Travel

Is demand for travel to Cuba flattening?

Is demand for travel to Cuba flattening?ForwardKeys, which compiles data based on global reservations transactions, says it hasn’t detected a drop in bookings
  • Travel
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Travel

Mighty fine wines available on Pioneer Wine Trail

Mighty fine wines are available along state’s Pioneer Wine TrailTastings are the last big collective event of the season among Michigan’s wineries this weekend
  • Travel
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Travel

Travel destinations promise a hassle-free Christmas

Travel destinations promise a hassle-free ChristmasCheck out these destinations for a Christmas that even Scrooge would love
  • Travel
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

Columbus, Ohio, offers much to see and do

Columbus, Ohio, offers much to see and doBuckeye country is not really so bad for University of Michigan supporters
  • Life
  • 3 months ago
Travel

Auction offers vacation getaways and gear

Auction offers vacation getaways and gearBid online for travel packages, books for armchair travelers
  • Travel
  • 3 months ago
Business

Travel fees continue when you leave airport

Travel fees continue when you leave airportAirports add surcharges of up to $5 a ride — typically passed to travelers — for trips originating at curbs
  • Business
  • 3 months ago
Nation

O’Hare workers delay strike until after Thanksgiving

O’Hare workers delay strike until after Thanksgiving weekendAbout 500 workers at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago say they’ll strike Nov. 29
  • Nation
  • 3 months ago
Business

Thanksgiving airport slog is about to get better

Thanksgiving airport slog is about to get a little betterThree of the nation’s busiest airports have some new technology aimed at speeding up the line.
  • Business
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Holidays

Detroit ranks No. 1 in Tinder swipes over Thanksgiving

Detroit ranks No. 1 in Tinder swipes over ThanksgivingHouston, the District of Columbia and Dallas also have a high increase in matches over the holiday weekend
  • Holidays
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Michigan

AAA: More than 1.5M Michigan Thanksgiving travelers

AAA: More than 1.5 million Thanksgiving travelers in MichiganIt’s 2 percent increase from last year, reflects greater consumer confidence, experts say
  • Michigan
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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