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This Italian Town Looks Like It's Out Of A Fairytale

Posted 05.15.2015 | Travel

Welcome to Alberobello! This little Italian comune is located in the Bari province of Puglia, Italy. Alberobello is known for its trulli -- limest...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Japan

Posted 02.23.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Kimberley Magain. Of her photo she says: “Many hikers say a prayer at the Sengen Shrine in...

Add These 'Frozen Waterfalls' To Your Bucket List

Posted 02.22.2014 | Travel

Hierve el Agua is one of Mexico's most beautiful natural wonders that you probably haven't heard of. Located in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, these n...

The Secret Side of Las Vegas

Courtney and H.J. Derr | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Courtney and H.J. Derr

What many visitors don't know, and locals are happy to keep a secret, is that Las Vegas is a serious outdoor town. It's brimming with hikers, climbers, skiers, and mountaineers of all stripes.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Love Locks

Posted 02.16.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Michele Herrmann. Her photo of love locks on a Charles Bridge gate is set in Prague, one of the ...

Son Doong On the Cheap

Courtney and H.J. Derr | Posted 04.16.2014 | Travel
Courtney and H.J. Derr

Unless you've been under a travel rock for the past couple of years, you've probably heard about the discovery of Hang Sơn Đoòng (HSD), the largest cave in the world. The good news? It's now open to explorers.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Rainforests

Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Lydia C. Lee. Her photo of Mossman Gorge in Australia's Daintree Rainforest is a perfect example...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Deserts

Posted 02.02.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Caley Weyman. Her photo of wooly camels in Mongolia's Gobi Desert shows the tranquility of the d...

Abandoned, Historic & Totally Awesome

Posted 01.28.2014 | Travel

Bokor Hill Station is the trifecta of awesome: it's abandoned, historic and open to the public. The abandoned Cambodian resort town has a dark pas...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Australia

Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Kristen Etzel. Her photo of Katoomba, located in New South Wales, shows the breathtaking natural...

The Most Beautiful 'Dead' Place Ever

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Deadvlei is like a graveyard for trees, and for a place devoid of life, it's quite beautiful. Located inside the Namib-Naukluft Park in Namibia, D...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Turkey

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Arzu Çakar. Of her photo of Bodrum, Turkey, she says: "Bodrum is a beautiful seaside villag...

Baby I Can See Your Halo

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

Halo, nimbus, icebow... what ever you call it, this natural occurrence is really pretty, especially if it shows up while you're visiting a beautiful p...

This Place Is Unreal

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

Take one look at Pamukkale and you'll understand why it means "cotton castle." It looks like it comes right out of a fairytale. The Turkish UNESCO ...

You Can't Beat These Views

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

Aiguille du Midi has long been a destination for travelers exploring the Mont Blanc region of the French Alps. It's viewing platform and cafe, accessi...

Amita Thai Cooking Class: A Delicious Alternative To The Usual Bangkok Attractions (PHOTOS)

Susan Portnoy | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel
Susan Portnoy

I wanted to do something fun, but after flying 18-plus hours, the idea of doing anything that required a lot of walking, or would land me in the middle of a large crowd, made me want to put a fork in my eye.

The 'Golden Hour' Around The World

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

National Geographic Travel has once again blown our minds. One of their Your Shot communities--this one entitled "Golden Hour"--highlights some of ...

15 Amazing Photos Of Daily Life Around the World

minube | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel

For many travelers exploring the far reaches of our planet, it's tempting to focus exclusively on the sights, museums, beaches, and bars while overlooking the very thing that breathes life into these amazing places: the people.

These Lisbon Buildings Are Really Beautiful

Posted 12.29.2013 | Travel

Lisbon, Portugal, is famous for its Gothic cathedrals, winding streets, imposing monasteries and stunning museums. But did you know Lisbon is also hom...

Holy Smokes Batman, There's A Place Called Batman!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 12.31.2013 | Travel

Did you know that there's a place in Turkey called Batman? Well, there is. We'll leave a debate about whether or not the Dark Knight resides in Ba...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: The Best Travel Photos Of 2013

Posted 12.29.2013 | Travel

Each week, we feature travel photos taken by readers around the world. For our final Travel Zen of 2013, we asked our readers to send us their fav...

Explore The Bonneville Salt Flats Of Utah

Posted 12.27.2013 | Travel

There are so many natural wonders to visit in America -- but the Bonneville Salt Flats are perhaps one of the most eye-catching, unique spots in the U...

A Different View Of Prague

Posted 12.26.2013 | Travel

Instagram allows every traveler to display their unique perspectives of the cities they live in and explore. This week, Jan Pražák's (@prazakj) ...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: South Africa

Posted 12.15.2013 | Travel

For this week's travel zen, we're taking you to South Africa, in honor of Nelson Mandela. With gorgeous beaches, diverse wildlife, and vibrant cit...


Posted 12.13.2013 | Travel

Smartphones have revolutionized the way we travel. No vacation is complete these days without an array of nicely filtered Instagram photos with witty ...