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Exploring Greece, the Land of Mythology, with Kids

MiniTime | Posted 07.25.2016 | Travel

Koutsoupia - Siviri hiking trail at Sani Resort (Courtesy Sani Resort) Visit a land where mythology, fun and sunshine combine to create a fascinating...

My Top 10 Travel Experiences

Heather Keleher | Posted 03.04.2016 | Travel
Heather Keleher

Early last year, I had the opportunity to visit the Sistine Chapel on a private tour after hours with a Vatican friend. And the change was indescribable - the Chapel was utter serenity, vast, breathtaking.

The Best Places For Coffee In Every State

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel

Any true coffee lover knows that it doesn't matter where you are -- you always want a cup of joe. Whether you partied too hard in Austin last night, o...

10 Cities To Visit If You Want To Live Like A Local

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.18.2016 | Travel

So you've just booked your trip to Rome, but have you decided where exactly you plan to stay? Airbnb has some ideas, and is giving us yet another reas...

The World's 10 Best Shopping Destinations May Surprise You

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 01.12.2016 | Style

Some people may travel for the food, other for the views or museums. And then there are the ones who get out of town on a quest to find the best shopp...

12 Travel Resolutions You Can Actually Achieve in 2016 | Posted 01.06.2016 | Travel

By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog Yeah, we'd like to spend the coming year traveling the globe, but reality bites and neither our boss no...

16 U.S. Cities To Visit If All You Want To Do Is Eat

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 12.10.2015 | Travel

You've probably heard that major U.S. cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington D.C. and San Francisco are amazing places to visit for some ...

If You Want To See The Best Starry Nights, Go To Arizona

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 11.03.2015 | Travel

Stargazing is a fun activity that the whole family can enjoy wherever there's a beautiful night sky. But if you want to take your stargazing up a few ...

Instagram Wants It To Be Summer Again With #TakeMeBack

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 11.10.2015 | Travel

Autumn is in full swing and while some of us are reveling in the crisp air, falling leaves and hot lattes, some of us just wish we were lying on the b...

The Most Pinned Travel Destinations Are...

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 10.22.2015 | Travel

Dreaming of car rides through Italy, or eating the world's greatest street food in Vietnam? Oh, Pinterest knows. The site released a list of the most...

Great Ways to Travel When the Kids are Back in School

MiniTime | Posted 09.30.2015 | Travel

No need to stow the luggage just because school is back in session. The more affordable back-to-school shoulder season is an ideal time to travel for many reasons: fewer crowds, lower temperatures and better deals on kid-friendly hotels and attractions.

8 Reasons to Try Traveling Solo

Budget Travel | Posted 09.22.2016 | Travel
Budget Travel

Now, I'm sharing my own tips with the hope that they might inspire those of you who are thinking of hitting the open road alone to take the first step. Chances are you won't regret it. Here's why.

Plunge Into the Past With These Five Historic Swimming Pools

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 07.23.2016 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

We've arranged a tour of five more historic pools to help you escape the sweltering summer heat. Dip your toes into these refreshingly cool swimming spots from around the country.

The Best One-Tank Road Trips For Summer

SmarterTravel | Posted 07.01.2016 | Travel

Nothing says "summer in America" like a road trip. But you don't want to blow your whole vacation budget on gas, so we've rounded up the best destinations that you can get to (and back!) on just one tank of gas from major cities around the country.

Europe's Best Island Escapes

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.06.2016 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Some European islands are well-known homes of hedonistic frolicking, others are the sandy-and-silent type. But all give you a sunny and salty slice of life you simply won't stumble across on the mainland. Just in time for summer, here are some of the best European island escapes.

5 Tours Made for Walking

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.01.2016 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Bus and Segway tours are fine, but to really experience a city, stop riding and start walking -- or crawling with a walking tour.

Should You Swap Your Vacation for a Staycation?

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

In 2014, Google Trends reported a 10 percent increase in online searches for staycations, or getaways that are close to home, or maybe even right in your own backyard. But can a staycation really replace a vacation?

4 Trips You Didn't Know You Could Take

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

With the help of organized tours, here's how you can experience each country.

4 Golf Getaways to Take This Spring

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.16.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The weather has finally started to warm up and golfers, even wannabe golfers, are eager to get out for a round on their neighborhood courses. Many are also busy planning golf-focused getaways (or "golfcations") to world-class golf resorts.

All Aboard: 5 Ways to Satisfy Your Love of Train Travel

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.10.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

It may be faster to get from point A to point B by plane, but when you board a train there's something magical about experiencing the mountains, prairies, even the big cities from the comfort of a railcar.

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.

Top European Tours 2015: Where To Go Now

Go Ahead Tours | Posted 09.27.2014 | Travel
Go Ahead Tours

With so many exciting places to visit, it can be hard to pinpoint the next destination. Our advice? Find a tour that gives you the opportunity to cover a lot of ground in a short amount of time -- then make sure it stops at one of these up-and-coming destinations.

Three Boeing Fuselages Fell Off a Train Into a Montana River

Roadtrippers | Posted 09.04.2014 | Travel

If planes are your thing, I recommend checking out Wings and Waves waterpark. It's a pretty rad waterpark in Oregon built around a 747.

Psst! Wanna Elope?

Budget Travel | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

When you're engaged to be married, but buried under catering menus, to-do lists, and secret Pinterest boards featuring enough decorative twigs to build the world's largest bird's nest, forgoing a huge wedding for a combination elopement/honeymoon can look rather appealing.

6 Surefire Ways To Save On A Cruise

Budget Travel | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

The high cost of a dream cruise vacation can leave you feeling a little queasy before you even set sail. (And let's not mention the add-ons!) Here, our Trip Coach's sage advice about how to save big before boarding.