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Brits flock to beaches abroad after wash-out summer at home

LONDON, England - According to figures released today by HomeAway.co.uk, in the second quarter of 2012 Brits fled en masse to sunnier shores abroad.

Touring most majestic homes and gardens in US

From a Revolution-era plantation in Charleston, South Carolina, to Frank Lloyd Wright's sleek Arizona compound, here's a guide to the country's most majestic historic homes -- and the must-see gardens

7 burglary prevention tips for your summer vacation

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Warm weather is finally here, and you might be planning your summer vacation.

Report: Homes are the ideal accommodation type for Brits and Germans

A recent survey has revealed holiday homes are the ideal type of accommodation for Brits and Germans, and the second most popular after hotels for the French, Italians and Spanish.

Kiwis take stranded tourists in

The volcanic ash cloud which closed the skies over Europe, leaving thousands of passengers stranded, has given some tourists a dose of Kiwi hospitality they did not bargain for at the end of their hol

Vacation rentals: Ask a lot of questions

With three adult children, Teri Hurley made sure to book a house with three bedrooms for her family's Thanksgiving vacation in New York's Catskill Mountains.

Malindi fire destroys over 250 holiday homes

A fiery blaze over the weekend, reportedly the biggest fire ever seen in Malindi, has claimed more than 250 holiday residences and over 50 cars parked in the compounds, as the flames went out of contr

Chinese homes open their doors to Olympic tourists

BEIJING - For many of the tourists expected to descend on Beijing for next month's Olympics, an authentic Chinese home may be where the heart is.