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The Best Cities For Expats

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.23.2017 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

For Condé Nast Traveler, by Sebastian Modak. As an expat, it can be difficult to adjust to a new city and make an unfamiliar place feel like home. S...

Joan Didion’s New Book Explores The Bubble Of The American South

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 03.14.2017 | Arts

“We had misunderstood one another, or we had not,” Joan Didion wrote in a short entry to her book of observations about the South and California, ...

Stories and Activities to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Young Readers

Brightly | Posted 03.08.2017 | Parents

This article was written by Melissa Taylor for Brightly. Help bring Women’s History Month to life by teaching your 5- to 8-year-old child about some...

I Love Traveling Solo, Even Though I'm Married

Rebecca Pattee | Posted 03.07.2017 | Travel
Rebecca Pattee

In front of the golden door at Punakha Dzong. . . . . . #bhutan #amazing_bhutan #wanderlust #passionpassport #discoverearth #travelgram #solotravel #g...

Does Travel Insurance Really Cover You? Here's What You Need To Know.

Christopher Elliott | Posted 03.04.2017 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Rachel Vessey Gibson needs travel insurance. But her circumstances are special. “We’re waiting to adopt a newborn baby,” she says. “The timing...

7 Books That Will Inspire Your Wanderlust

O, The Oprah Magazine | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 02.27.2017 | OWN


A Gastro-Tourist's Guide To 6 Can’t Miss Caribbean Islands

Lindsey Keen | Posted 02.01.2017 | Travel

Foodie travelers have high expectations when it comes to satisfying their hunger. Their menu must-haves? Cuisines that are authentically delicious, fr...

These Budget Honeymoons Will Make You Want To Get Married All Over Again

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 01.19.2017 | Weddings

For couples who love to travel, the honeymoon is perhaps the best part of the wedding. Few people are more familiar with that feeling than the founder...

Here Are The Great American Road Trips You Need To Take Before You Die

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 01.04.2017 | Travel

There’s no doubt that international travel is glorious. But sometimes we’re so eager to go abroad that we forget to be tourists in our own country...

9 of the Best Travel Books

Jacada Travel | Posted 03.03.2017 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Travel has inspired some of the greatest novels of all time. Here are just some of our favourites.

12 Globe-Trotting Books To Inspire The World Traveler

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 03.28.2016 | Arts

A shift in perspective, or at least a quick, cool dip into the mind of another person, is the objective of travel, and also of reading great books. So...

What Are the World's Top 10 Best Places to Visit?

Lonely Planet | Posted 10.08.2016 | Travel
Lonely Planet

What is the single most amazing sight in the world? The Taj Mahal? The Grand Canyon? Stonehenge?

10 Book Recommendations For All Of Your Travel Needs

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 07.31.2015 | Arts

Books make the best travel companions; they're reliable, portable, and won't get grumpy when things don't go according to plan (they are inanimate obj...

Where's the Travel Writing for Black Women?

Sarah Enelow | Posted 07.20.2016 | Black Voices
Sarah Enelow

Ever since I got into travel writing, I've been told to read the works of Joseph Conrad, Jack Kerouac, Edward Abbey, Bruce Chatwin, Paul Theroux, William Dalrymple, Bill Bryson, and other white men. While I learned a lot from their stories, I was also repeatedly left with questions about misogyny and racial insensitivity.

23 Books That Everyone With Wanderlust Should Read

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel

(Photo Credit: Getty Images) Wanderlust is notoriously difficult to manage. Once you've tasted the adrenaline rush of travel, it can feel unbearabl...

7 Books To Read While Basking In A Food Coma

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 11.26.2014 | Home

Happy Thanksgiving! Feasting on carbs will probably make an attempt at any sort of productivity on Thursday evening a wash. But before buying into tho...

8 Beach Reads and the Beaches to Read Them On

Fathom | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel

All summer books are not created equal, and neither are the beaches we read them on.

The Check-In List: Don't Leave Home Without It!

Lynne Martin | Posted 05.07.2014 | Fifty
Lynne Martin

We never dreamed that one day we'd be living full-time internationally in short-term vacation rentals without a home base.

10 Greatest Travel Books Of All Time

Budget Travel | Posted 02.22.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Despite their differences in genre and style, these books all give an unforgettable sense of place -- whether that place is a small patch of ground, an entire continent, or just the wrinkles of the writer's mind.

Creating a Great Summer Read

Lea Lane | Posted 09.09.2013 | Home
Lea Lane

The rest of the year may be filled with serious book club choices and the necessary readings of the workplace. But for me, summer reading is for pleasure, guilty or not.

The Best Travel Memoirs For Food Fans

Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel

By Nathan Rostron for Food and travel have always made for a delicious combination in a book, fueling dreams of spectacular vacations -...

10 Inspiring Travel Books

Adventure Collection | Posted 08.31.2013 | Travel
Adventure Collection

Here are my 10 choices for the most inspiring travel tomes I've ever read. Through the years, they've taken me on introspective, imaginative, wild, reflective and humorous journeys and road trips.

Lonely Planets Brand New Orbit

Skift | Posted 05.19.2013 | Travel

BBC Worldwide has been exploring strategic options for Lonely Planet over the last year and was keen to find a new owner that could bring greater focus and capital to the business.

Why Right Now Is The Best Time To Travel The World

Matt Kepnes | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

The most difficult part about traveling the world isn't the logistics of the trip -- it's finding the motivation to go. It takes a lot of courage to leave your life and journey into the unknown.

PHOTOS: 16 'Secret' Costa Rican Beaches

James Kaiser | Posted 04.17.2013 | Travel
James Kaiser

You may think this destination is way too touristy, but most of the coastline remains as lovely and untouched as ever.