Luckily, you can turn any vacation from a predictable trip into a life-affirming adventure. The only problem is that you may not want to come home when your once tame vacations are replaced with adventures of a lifetime! You have been warned...
That night a broad-shouldered, wide-smiling Cuban man -- the lead singer in the boisterous salsa band -- took me under his wing.
Traveling has given me so much and enriched my life in so many ways. It's the people I remember most.
Things are always more special when you know their back stories. I noticed this same sort of phenomenon in Tanzania when we ate at an organic restaurant towards the end of the trip.
Allow yourself to make memories with the people you love, even if that rare night of shenanigans and laughter with friends is the reason you need that extra cup of coffee or fresh juice the next morning.
I will not deny for a second that my disease is a disease of privilege. No, I'm not talking about Type II Diabetes. I'm talking about Wanderlust. wa...
Want to get away with your partner, but the usual go-to options feel uninspired? If you're ready to venture beyond a weekend letting loose in Las Vegas or wine tasting in Napa, pick from any of the following adventurous getaways for couples on the West Coast.
Last June I visited Puerto Vallarta and these are three great and family-friendly activities I found for spicing up my beach vacation.
When we bought the flight tickets that's when the reality set in. While I am thrilled to begin a new life, in a new country, and explore my partner's culture even deeper, I am starting to realize all of the things I will miss. I have been here my whole life.
If you are ever in the Dominican Republic, one of the things you have to do is take a road trip! There is no better way to get to know a new place than by hitting the road and seeing where it takes you.
We've tracked down some of the most interesting hostels from all over the world and you won't believe some of these places exist (and are open to travelers).
I've been to Hokkaido -- it is indeed gorgeous -- but if you're willing to swap fish who've never seen a freezer for farmhouse cheddar wrapped in chestnut leaves and warm maple syrup, Vermont is just as remarkable for a fraction of the time and cost.
Iceland might boast the most writers, musicians, singers, and artists per capita than any other nation on earth. With a national population only equal...
These are the big bad coasters that are sure to have you screaming a higher pitch then you knew possible.
Fall travel has a lot to recommend it: mild temperatures, fewer crowds, and shoulder-season rates. So what are the most popular destinations for autumn escapes?
My best friends and I drove a '60 Chevy from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Mexico City, Guadalajara and Acapulco during winter break in 1967. Not only did I turn 18 on the trip, but my bff's were all guys