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Where in the World Is the Best Place to Be in August?

Lonely Planet | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel
Lonely Planet

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy scruff-bucket town transforms for its once-a-year fabulous fiesta; or, when a mass mob of whales gathers at the nearby reef.

Life Is But a Dream: Sailing on a Phinisi Boat

Laura Grier | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel
Laura Grier

In the Indonesian language, Bahasa, there is no future or past tense. You literally are forced to speak in the present and it is the way of life for the people that live here...being in the present.

Wildlife From Both Sides of the Glass

Christine Negroni | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Christine Negroni

In 2005, I had a big bay window installed over my kitchen sink. Since I spend hours standing there, I reasoned I might as well look at something. I thought I was providing myself with a view of the garden, but it is the wildlife I've seen that has made that window worth every penny I paid for it.

Normand Island, BVI: Cave Diving

Zorianna Kit | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel
Zorianna Kit

Norman Island is an uninhabited island at the southern tip of the British Virgin Islands Archipelago. It is known for its three shallow caves at the ...

Lessons Learned From Loreto

Lissa Coffey | Posted 05.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Lissa Coffey

The soul is stirred by travel. I have found this to be true with every trip I take. There's always some purpose that I find, some lessons that I take ...

Caribbean Islands You Probably Haven't Been To

Culture-ist | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Culture-ist

Chances are that if you've been lucky enough to vacation in the Caribbean, you've probably hit up hot spots like Aruba, Jamaica and the Bahamas.

Best Ways To Take In Maui

Findery | Posted 05.08.2015 | Travel
Findery

There are many different hotel options for the budget-conscious, but luxury Maui is an experience all onto itself and worth splurging on, if only for a few days in your stay.

We're Betting You Can't Spot The Octopus In This Video

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 02.10.2015 | Green

Just when you thought they couldn't get any cooler, one octopus in the Caribbean seriously upped the ante. In the video below, watch what happens w...

Best Beach Destinations in the Florida Keys

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.02.2015 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Blissfully removed from any signs of winter, these eight beach destinations showcase the best of what the Keys have to offer, from diving to kayaking to just plain sunbathing.

This Crescent-Shaped Island Is A Snorkeler's Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel

Sail us to the moon and let us play among the starfish. That’s the tune we’re singing after seeing these gorgeous photos of Molokini, the cresc...

Bodysurfer's Daring Ocean Rescue Caught On His GoPro Camera

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.04.2014 | Good News

Talk about being in the right place at the right time. Volunteer ocean lifeguard Daren Jenner, 55, didn't anticipate rescuing someone during his v...

Any Day in Puerto Vallarta

Carolyn Bass | Posted 11.04.2014 | Travel
Carolyn Bass

Puerto Vallarta is an ideal blend between the old and the new, the trendy and the traditional, the cultural and the cosmopolitan. Everything in Vallarta navigates from a beachside strip called the Malecon -- a cobblestone street and boardwalk lined with shops, restaurants, galleries and clubs.

Great Getaways: Puerto Rico

Budget Travel | Posted 10.13.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If you're looking for a fun, affordable beach getaway, visit Puerto Rico, home to plenty of beaches and nightlife, and enough options to satisfy every foodie, nature lover, and history buff.

Undersea 'Concert' Makes Musical Waves

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | Weird News

BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — Nearly 500 divers and snorkelers submerged in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary on Saturday for a "concert" benea...

5 Amazing Experiences Every Traveler Must Try!

Budget Travel | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

The phrase "adventure travel" has a bit of an image problem. For many, it conjures only images of climbing mountains, diving into underwater caverns, and, well, aching muscles. But when we asked ourselves what kinds of adventures belong on everyone's travel list, we cast a much wider net.

Mexico's Cenotes Are Totally Worth A Visit

The Huffington Post | Laura Wolfgang | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel

If you're a fan of cenotes, or underground sinkholes, you should probably head on down to Mexico ASAP. There are some 6,000 of them along the coun...

Snorkeling Just Got A Major Makeover

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 05.21.2014 | Travel

There's a beautiful world just waiting to be discovered under the sea. There's just one problem: It's under the sea. In lieu of the invention of hu...

I'm With Stupid: Popping Tiny Bubbles of Volcanic Ignorance

Todd Hartley | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Todd Hartley

I grew up in the East, so everything I know about Hawaii I learned from TV. Think Magnum, P.I.; Hawaii Five-0; The Brady Bunch: that kind of stuff.

Your Next Trip Should Be to Roatan, Honduras. Here's Why.

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 06.17.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Thick green forests. White sand beaches. Blue waters.

Dolphin Watching in the Gulf of Mexico

Lisa Dworkin | Posted 06.15.2014 | Travel
Lisa Dworkin

I recently had the pleasure of accompanying my husband on a business trip to Tampa, Florida. Even had I done absolutely nothing but lay by the pool for three days, this would have been a delight after enduing one of the coldest, snowiest winters in recent memory.

The Exotic American Island That No One Knows About

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 07.15.2015 | Travel

What happens if you mix Texas with Hawaii? You'd probably get a remote island paradise that looks a lot like Guam: an island with a rich cultu...

Allegedly Drunk Tour Boat Captain Ditches Patrons At Dive Spot

Posted 03.10.2014 | Weird News

Imagine paying roughly $100 to do a majestic nighttime manta ray dive in Hawaii only to be stranded in the dark waters when your tour boat captain ine...

10 Things You Must Do During Your Next Trip to Belize

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Maybe your cruise ship docked for only a day in Belize. If so, book the next flight you can back to this breathtaking Central American country. Its 9,000 square miles has an abundance of adventures to offer and is often overlooked by travelers.

5 Mind-Blowing Natural Sinkholes Around the World

Off Track Planet | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Ancient Mayans gave cenotes their name and thought the formations worthy of praise and sacrifice. Filled with ground-filtered rain water, the naturally formed pools of cenotes are super clean and clear, but also scrotum scrunchingly cold.

Brave Or Utterly Idiotic? Man Gives Bear Hug To 8-Foot Shark

Posted 07.30.2014 | Green

This guy really went for it. While snorkeling in Bora Bora with friends, Grant Murdock captured this video of his friend going in for a bear hug w...