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Do These 7 Things To Avoid Needing A Rest After Your Vacation

Next Avenue | Shelley Emling | Posted 10.16.2016 | Fifty

You work, you save, you book the trip of a lifetime — and it almost kills you. Sweet rolls at breakfast, ice cream at lunch, fancy desserts at dinne...

Ten Steps to Planning Your Dream Vacation

Jennifer Bosse | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
Jennifer Bosse

The first time my husband and I decided to take a vacation, I spent hours online researching the perfect place. We were going sans kids, so opportunit...

17 Destinations That Belong On Every Travel Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.02.2015 | Fifty

Many of us have that one place, that one magical destination we've dreamed of visiting all our lives. Perhaps it's a sandy beach, an exotic country or...

This Is The Recipe For A Perfect Vacation, Apparently

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.01.2014 | Travel

We all strive for the perfect vacation, and our ideas of what makes a trip "perfect" are probably pretty similar. Right? Wrong, if a recent surv...

8 Ultimate Dream Vacations

Posted 02.18.2014 | Travel

Over the weekend, we asked a loaded question: If you were given $5,000 for the trip of your dreams, where would you go, where would you stay, and what...

8 Easy Ways to Choose a Home Swap Club and Enjoy a Dream Vacation for Half the Price

Shelley Miller | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Shelley Miller

Do you want to vacation in a flat in Florence, or a cottage in Canada, or a mansion in Mexico for free? The place to begin is to join a house exchange club. The good news is there are more than 70 clubs to choose from. The bad news is there are more than 70 clubs to choose from.

Dream Island Vacations For 2013

Islands | Posted 03.06.2013 | Travel

As ISLANDS inspires you to take the ultimate trips on your travel bucket list, we've compiled all of our Wish List stories of recent years into one ultimate list of dream vacation spots.

Home Swap Vacation Tips

Shelley Miller | Posted 01.21.2013 | Travel
Shelley Miller

We all want a vacation, but many people think they can't afford it. You can afford it! And I'm going to tell you how.

A Clever Way To Find The Right Home Swap

Shelley Miller | Posted 12.29.2012 | Travel
Shelley Miller

My family has exchanged our home 14 times in the past 12 years, however yoga flowed into my life only recently. So when my yoga instructor used the term asana, I pondered it for a few weeks and then applied the concept to home swap.

PHOTOS: Overwater Bliss

Islands | Posted 10.10.2012 | Travel

We've compiled our favorite bungalows here, perfect for a romantic getaway, dream honeymoon or just a luxurious vacation to truly bask in luxury.

10 Unexpected Steps To A Perfect Honeymoon

Katie Frederick | Posted 08.26.2012 | Weddings
Katie Frederick

I'm here to give you an insider's look from my experience as a luxury honeymoon planner on how to plan the perfect newlywed trip.