World Travel

  1. Row merrily, merrily, merrily down one of Tampa Bay's best kayak trails

    Florida

    The benefits of a good kayak or canoe trip can be pretty wide-ranging.

    Caladesi Island on a kayak. 
Photo by Carole Liparoto
  2. With a name like Owlfred, how can you resist this rescued bird?

    Florida

    Orlando – When Murray Miller found a great horned owl in his Manatee back yard, in distress and unable to hunt or eat, he knew exactly what to do. He contacted the Audubon Center for Birds of Prey in Maitland.

    Murray Miller got to see Owlfred again after he had found him in distress. This time the meeting was under much better circumstances. SeaWorld Orlando photo
  3. 'Rocky Mountaineer' takes riders through Canada's natural beauty

    Travel

    By Marcia Biggs

    Special to the Times

    SEATTLE

    Snuggling into my comfortable window seat beneath the panorama viewing dome, I enter my state of bliss. Outside, the world is gliding by at 30 mph. For miles, the Puget Sound hugs narrow curving beaches strewn with rocks and bare timber logs that have …

    The Rocky Mountaineer travels through Kicking Horse Canyon in the Canadian Rockies.