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Under The Radar Toronto Hotels

Bryen Dunn | Posted 06.17.2016 | Travel
Bryen Dunn

With the Canadian dollar still well below par compared to the U.S. one, it's a perfect time for Americans to head north to Canada's largest urban city...

Waking Up a Block From David... in a 4-Poster Bed

Rick Steves | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

When I opened my eyes after a delightful night's sleep, it occurred to me that this is pretty good living -- a four-poster bed, in a 16th-century monastery, a block from Michelangelo's David, with a farmers market going on just outside my window on the most venerable Renaissance square in Florence (Piazza S. S. Annunziata).

Please Help! Disabled Mom In Wheelchair Needs Help To Move

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 04.13.2016 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

My name is Trisha Sprayberry from Aloha, Oregon. I am, a writer and an advocate for disability equality previously featured here in The Huffington Pos...

How to Score Free Travel Accommodation

Sierra Donahue | Posted 03.17.2016 | Travel
Sierra Donahue

No, don't worry, you read that title right. We're diving into territory uncharted by most part-time tourists and nine-to-fiver vagabonds.

10 Questions to Ask Before Booking Travel Accommodations

Sierra Donahue | Posted 03.15.2016 | Travel
Sierra Donahue

Spontaneity looks awfully daring and fabulous in the movies, but I'm one of those travelers who'd really rather know she has a place to crash before arriving in a foreign destination. If that tweaks your carefree style, my apologies -- but sometimes a little peace of mind makes a tiny bit of planning totally worthwhile.

Cuban Accommodations

Rick Steves | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

The sudden spike in tourism in an economy with nowhere near enough infrastructure -- plus the embargo that makes it complicated to make payments from the USA or by credit card -- means that booking a room ahead is frustrating.

Planning That Affordable Holiday Trip

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 10.14.2016 | Travel
Nathaniel Sillin

Holiday travel can be crowded and expensive, but opportunities abound for long-term planners and last-minute bargain hunters.

Flying Blind: The Mistakes I Made With Disabled Colleagues are Built Into our Language. Thankfully, They Were Accommodating.

Laura Penny | Posted 09.09.2016 | Impact
Laura Penny

Who in their right mind (see how easy it is?) would describe something that happened quickly as happening at "breakneck speed" when speaking to a paraplegic-one who suffered a spinal cord injury in a car accident?

Travel: 5 Amazing Luxury Hotels

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Abby Tegnelia

Summer means travel, and time to think big, from private bungalows in the tropics to romantic Tuscan villas and stunning escapes closer to home. Behold, the five luxury hotels on the CS Bucket List.

Applying Current Technology to Positively Change Disability for Tomorrow

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 08.03.2014 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

While we as a society were dreaming of that better future for all, one without injury, disease, or disability, we completely dropped the ball for those with disabilities now, who aren't fortunate enough to be rich and/or famous.

How to Make Disability Mainstream, Today

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 07.22.2014 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

This is my theory, and why I advocate for those with disabilities. I completely believe we have the ability to wipe out disability -- today. How you...

Honeymoon Glamping: 7 Breathtaking Getaways Across North America

Adam Warner | Posted 06.28.2014 | Weddings
Adam Warner

Imagine that your camping quarters featured a king bed with luxury linens, heated wood floors, deep soaking tub and expansive mountain views. Sounds a lot more like honeymoon heaven, right?

Disability Doesn't Need Your Pity

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 06.17.2014 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

Although it is assumed a misfortune to have a disability to handle within your life, there really should be no shame or pity in having one. Those of us with disabilities are proven to have superior skills to adapting to our environments.

Confessions of an Ecotourism Pioneer in Costa Rica

Ethan Gelber | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

The contrast between the imagined urban cacophony below and the tranquil urban removal is part of what makes the latter so glorious.

Fall On California's Coast

iLoveInns | Posted 11.24.2012 | Travel
iLoveInns

New England may be the epicenter of fall travel, but California can also get very colorful.

PHOTOS: 10 Only In Kansas Accommodations

Kevin Richberg | Posted 08.07.2012 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

If you are just driving through, you're doing it wrong.

PHOTOS: 20 Reasons To Visit Colombia

Jeanine Barone | Posted 07.06.2012 | Travel
Jeanine Barone

There are countless reasons to visit Colombia. Here are 20 just to get you started on discovering this sometimes misunderstood country.

PHOTOS: Skiing Washington's Pristine Valley

Jeanine Barone | Posted 05.04.2012 | Travel
Jeanine Barone

Just another afternoon on my solo four-day lodge-to-lodge cross country ski trek in Washington's Methow Valley, almost four hours from Seattle but a world's away.

5 Tips For College Students With ADHD

Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. | Posted 11.05.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D.

In many college classes, it is "sink or swim." You get with the program, or you get kicked out of the program. Not exactly conducive to the success of the college student with ADHD.