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The Difference Between Solo And Group Travel

Map Happy | Posted 05.02.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Sometimes, my memories have become so bound up to who I was with at the time, it's hard to say whether I enjoyed the place because I actually enjoyed the place or because I enjoyed the time I spent with that person.

6 Reasons to Travel With a Group

Go Ahead Tours | Posted 01.26.2015 | Travel
Go Ahead Tours

While we might be biased, we think there are a number of reasons why traveling with a group is a great idea, whether it's for comfort, flexibility or the people you'll meet. Don't believe us? Check out these six reasons why group travel takes the cake.

6 Tips for Planning the Perfect Family Reunion

Home Away | Posted 09.14.2014 | Travel
Home Away

Family reunions have been gaining in popularity for the past several decades and show no sign of slowing.

Modern Hostels -- They Do Exist! -- For The Low-Budget, High-Style Traveler

Oyster | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Forget no-frills lodging; today's new brand of hostels offers cool decor and plenty of perks. Sounds too good to be true? Well, we've got the scoop on hostels that pack a wow factor with upscale amenities, contemporary comforts, prime locations, and good food.

Four Family Reunion Themes to Make Time with Your Relatives a Pleasure

Home Away | Posted 09.02.2014 | Travel
Home Away

For families spread out across the country who aren't able to get together under one roof very often, reunions are well worth the effort they take to organize. It may seem like a daunting task at the offset, but the memories you'll create are invaluable.

Symbiotic Travel: A Yogic Eco-Immersion

Crawford Hill | Posted 06.11.2014 | Travel
Crawford Hill

As an educator, I have long aspired to teach by turning students on to extreme, compelling storylines and whenever possible, fusing those with actual ...

Greek Revival: The Return of Tourism to Greece

Peggy Goldman | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel
Peggy Goldman

Here are just a few of my favorite off-the-beaten-path destinations that make Greece a place to once again add to your bucket list of life's great vacations.

Choose a Better Path, Take Care of Yourself First

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Over time, I have noticed some big patterns in our guests that have led me to some simple conclusions. One of the most important ones: charity begins at home.

A New Kind of Family Vacation!

Crawford Hill | Posted 03.18.2014 | Travel
Crawford Hill

What we are talking about is maximizing the diminishing opportunities we all have to be together as a multigenerational family in a unique and stimulating setting.

Back at the Hacienda

Kerri Allen | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
Kerri Allen

Here, the best of Petac's past rubs shoulders with the promise of its future, as culture perseveres and evolves under Mérida's suns and moons.

The Bourbon Orleans: One of New Orleans' Best Hotels

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

They're very proud of their ghosts in NOLA, and I saw charming signs throughout the French Quarter hung on real estate shingles: "Haunted" or "Not Haunted." The Bourbon Orleans is no exception.

4 Scams to Watch out for in Paris

Budget Travel | Posted 11.08.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Paris, like any other city, is no stranger to petty theft. On our first night in Paris, our knowledgeable Tour Manager took us aside and told all of us to watch out for these three popular scams practiced throughout the City of Light.

A Private Visit to Stonehenge

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 11.25.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

The first time I saw Stonehenge was at night a dozen years ago; it was exactly midnight, in fact.

How to Be a Good Traveler

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I just got back from almost two glorious weeks in Spain, and it made me realize even more that there are things we can do to be good travelers, which in turn gives us better travels.

Finding Pace: Soaking Up The Three R's Of Experiential Travel

Crawford Hill | Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel
Crawford Hill

Our charming village is nestled on a perfect two miles across semi-circle of a bay at the base of the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, which by the time you reach Granada and the Alhambra soar to over 12,000 feet.

Traveling This Summer for a Wedding?: Tips and Tricks for Surviving Wedding Season and Maintaining Nuptial Bliss

Tracy Christoph | Posted 09.28.2013 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

It's the middle of the summer, a.k.a. wedding season, with plenty of wedding-related travel in full swing. As a flight attendant, I get to meet plenty of people caught up in different stages of nuptial bliss. Here's my advice.

The Spiritual Traveler (Or How to Make It Through Your Trip Without Going Nuts)

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Have you ever noticed that despite being a spiritual person -- or a good person -- it all goes out the window when you hit that airport security line? Perhaps that's what airports were designed for: to test your spiritual mettle.

Being Open to the Unexpected

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 09.10.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Being open to the unexpected, whether far away or at home, can catapult you into the present moment so you can snatch these opportunities for expansion, bringing you closer to who you are meant to be in this world.

From Strangers to Friends: Our Travel Circle to Cuba

Shasta Nelson, M.Div. | Posted 09.08.2013 | Travel
Shasta Nelson, M.Div.

Cuba was thought-provoking and fascinating

Inspiration For Solo And Group Travelers

Michael Clinton | Posted 04.17.2013 | Travel
Michael Clinton

People often lament that they can't travel because their spouse or partner doesn't like to travel. If you suffer from this malady, stand up, shake it off, and start planning. Every couple knows about negotiation. Let the games begin!

The 'End Of The World' In Cairo

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 03.12.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I was in Cairo on the day the world ended. Well, not really, but on the day the world was supposed to end, Dec. 21, 2012.

How to Successfully Travel With 50 of Your Closest Friends

Maile Keone | Posted 02.20.2013 | Travel
Maile Keone

I prefer traveling on a small scale. Not everyone is meant for group travel. Sharing living space for five days can cause personalities to clash.

A New Era Of Openness In Myanmar

Marilyn Downing Staff | Posted 07.23.2012 | Travel
Marilyn Downing Staff

I've waited for nearly three decades for this moment in history. A new era of openness and optimism is dawning in Myanmar (Burma), akin to what Europe experienced at the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.

Traveler Beware: What Does Your Vacation Choice Say About You?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.25.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I have always divided the world neatly into two groups: travelers and tourists. Travelers figure out where the locals eat in Rome; tourists tell people they've "seen Santorini" when all they did was step off a cruise ship into the waiting arms of a souvenir vendor.

WATCH: New Travel Show Has Online Casting Call

Posted 01.19.2012 | Travel

Travel TV fanatics who haven’t heard of "Getting Away Together" can now check out the show from the beginning and even star in an episode. Yesterday...