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Kate Auletta
Kate Auletta is the Executive Travel Editor at the Huffington Post.

Entries by Kate Auletta

The Most Popular Places To Study Abroad By State

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 7:00 AM

Ever wondered where American college students are going each semester? Well now we know thanks to the folks at Student Universe.

The travel deals site looked at booking data on their site to determine the results . Yes, London is awesome and Paris is stunning, but if...

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The Only Tipping Guide You'll Ever Really Need

(41) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 7:00 AM

We all know Americans like to tip (and that's a good thing) and it seems as though we're always trying to remember how much to tip everyone from bell hops to restroom attendants when we're on the road.

Now we don't have to try to...

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Pantelleria Might Just Be Italy's Most Fantastically Awesome Island You Didn't Know About

(1) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 7:00 AM

It's completely horrible outside and so of course you're envisioning your summer retreat, wherever that may be. Be it Greece or Italy (or anywhere else on the continent for that matter), summer is a great time to go to Europe, and Italy is a prime spot...

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Paris Is Filled With Secret Gardens, You Just Have To Know Where To Look

(14) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 7:00 AM

When you think of touring Paris, you likely think of the Eiffel Tower or Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre. When you think of enjoying your time in Paris, you likely think about lounging in one of the city's famous parks with a croissant and a classic read to feel,...

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FlightAware's Misery Map Is Maybe The Best Way To Understand Snowstorm Juno

(3) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 4:38 PM

By now you're likely familiar with the "top-five historic storm" that's currently pounding the northeastern United States.

The storm has created a massive travel nightmare, with thousands of flights delayed or cancelled. This is most apparent when you look at FlightAware's massively helpful -- not to mention...

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트립어드바이저가 선정한 세계 최고의 알뜰 호텔 10

(1) Comments | Posted January 23, 2015 | 11:43 AM

여행을 다녀본 사람이라면 누구나 합리적인 가격에 숙박을 해결하고 싶을 것이다. 하루에 10만원 이하로 묵고 싶다면, 괜찮은 호텔보다는 게스트하우스가 나을 수도 있다. 썩 괜찮은 호텔에서 10만원 이하로 묵기란 그리 쉬운 일이 아니기 때문이다.

하지만 이 기사를 읽은 후에는 그런 고민을 떨쳐내도 좋을 것 같다. 여행 정보 사이트 '트립어드바이저(TripAdvisor)'가...

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The 10 Best Budget Hotels Around The World, According To TripAdvisor

(8) Comments | Posted January 21, 2015 | 8:30 AM

Let's face it: We all have places on our budget bucket list, lists of vacations we need to take for only $100 per night and dream trips you can actually afford.

But when your responsible, budgeting self can't stand the thought of another...

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What Flying Used To Be Like... And What We Hope It's Like In The Future

(0) Comments | Posted January 17, 2015 | 7:00 AM

We all know air travel has changed significantly over the years, but did you know that planes used to cruise at 100 miles an hour back in the day?

Back in January 1914, the Benoist Company began flying the first regularly-scheduled passenger flight between St. Petersburg and Tampa,...

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Barbuda Is The Best Caribbean Island You're Not Going To

(0) Comments | Posted January 16, 2015 | 7:00 AM

We like to think we're experts in relaxation and dreamy, beachy islands the world over. And we've seen some doozies. But let us just drop a new little nugget of knowledge on you that will hopefully blow your mind on this wintery day.

Barbuda is the best...

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The Most Extreme Rental Home EVER Is In Australia, Of Course

(1) Comments | Posted January 8, 2015 | 7:00 AM

If you want to escape the winter, there's probably no better place to do it than this insanely awesome suspended beach house in Australia.

Yes, The Pole House is suspended about 130 feet above Fairhaven Beach along the Great Ocean Road (aka Australia's awesomest...

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The 50 Coldest Cities In America

(0) Comments | Posted January 6, 2015 | 7:00 AM

Ok, guys. Christmas is over, the New Year's buzz has (hopefully) worn off and winter's reality is upon us.

And that reality generally means freezing. While much of America experiences an Arctic blast, just know that some places have it worse than you.

That's where

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This Is The Prettiest Beach In Greece, Which Basically Makes It The Prettiest In The World

(239) Comments | Posted January 3, 2015 | 11:44 AM

We know, we know. You're thinking to yourself, "Come on, guys, another pretty beach?" And we totally understand but look. at. this:


navagio greece

Navagio has been called the prettiest beach in all of Greece, which, if we can all agree is one...

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11 playas del Caribe que debes conocer antes de morir

(14) Comments | Posted January 3, 2015 | 9:14 AM

El Caribe tal vez no ocupe un lugar primordial en tu lista de cosas que debes hacer antes de morir, como, digamos, la Muralla China, pero eso no significa que no haya algunos lugares de infarto que debas incluir allí.

De playas, por supuesto, es de lo que estamos hablando,...

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11 Caribbean Beaches You Should See Before You Die

(24) Comments | Posted January 1, 2015 | 9:17 AM

The Caribbean might not be on the top of your bucket list the way that, say, the Great Wall is, but that doesn't mean there aren't some heart-stoppingly pretty places you want to see there.

Beaches, of course, are the name of the game, and if the idea of...

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Prague Has Never Looked So Beautiful All Covered In Snow

(1) Comments | Posted December 30, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We all know Prague is stunning. Really. It's been on our list of places to hit up for-basically-ever.

And now it went and got even prettier thanks to this week's snow storm. Just look at how awesome the already awesome city looks covered in white powder.

Seriously majestic.

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What Your Favorite Vacation Destination Says About You

(80) Comments | Posted December 26, 2014 | 7:54 AM

Where you choose to spend your hard-earned (and often not taken) vacation days says a LOT about you. Do you choose to flop yourself down on a beach book in hand or explore a new city? Do you choose to hike that mountain or hit the bar?

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Here's Bansko, The Ski Town You Aren't Visiting But Should

(1) Comments | Posted December 25, 2014 | 7:00 AM

Welcome to the (not so little) ski town you probably didn't know existed. We're talking about Bansko, which sits at the foot of the Pirin Mountains roughly 90 miles from the Bulgarian capital of Sofia.

bansko bulgaria

It's been named the best value destination for...

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우리가 사랑하는 유럽의 크리스마스 마켓 12

(1) Comments | Posted December 23, 2014 | 1:14 PM

매년 겨울, 유럽 전역에서는 이맘때쯤 크리스마스 마켓이 펼쳐진다. 크리스마스 마켓에서는 유럽의 전통과 문화를 느낄 수 있으며 다채로운 음식을 체험할 수 있다. 또한 산타가 금방이라도 등장할 것 같은 동화 속 풍경은 전 세계인의 발걸음을 유럽으로 향하게 한다.

대표적인 크리스마스 마켓이 몇 개 있는데, 예를 들면 440년의 역사를 자랑하는 프랑스 스트라스부르,...

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7 destinos para quem quer curtir as férias mais lentamente

(0) Comments | Posted December 20, 2014 | 8:16 AM

Sim, hoteis high-tech são divertidos, mas também podem nos distrair dos motivos reais pelos quais viajamos: nos conectar com novos ambientes e com a cultura local, ter o tempo para curtir o momento presente.

Há muitas maneiras de desacelerar durante viagens – deixar o telefone para trás ou...

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15 Things You Didn't Know About Disneyland

(20) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 1:07 PM

There are a ton of secrets Disneyland keeps close to the vest, which is pretty much always the case with insanely happy places.

Earlier this week, BuzzFeed released a video of 13 facts you didn't know about Disneyland. Some of them are surprising -- there maybe possibly could be...

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