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10 Lessons Learned From Traveling Alone

Nile Cappello | Posted 03.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Nile Cappello

Besides learning that Fiats do not in fact come standard with a spare tire, my solo travels taught me quite a few other things. Here are some of the most memorable lessons I learned over the course of my travels:

6 Ways to Humiliate Yourself in Europe

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.04.2015 | Travel

Here are a few of the most blatant ways that your lack of familiarity with local culture in Europe can bring you public shame and humiliation, plus advice on keeping it cool while abroad.

Top 10 Beaches in the U.S.

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.04.2015 | Travel

We have the perfect sunny cure for your winter-weather gloominess. TripAdvisor, our parent site, just released its 2015 Travelers' Choice Awards for Best Beaches.

JetBlue Passenger Found Hiding In Cockpit

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.04.2015 | Weird News

A passenger was found hiding inside the cockpit of a JetBlue airplane after it landed in New York early Tuesday. Police say the 26-year-old unident...

How to Save Money When Booking a Cruise

Cruise Critic | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Cruise Critic

Great last-minute deals are especially easy to find if you choose to sail during a slower travel time or hurricane season in the Caribbean. Not only do the base fares start off lower, but the cruise line may continue to drop prices in order to fill the ship as sailing dates get closer.

My Problem With Being Present

Dina L. Relles | Posted 03.03.2015 | Parents
Dina L. Relles

This is how I live. Looking out more than in. Worrying about perception, appeasing others more than asserting myself. Never acknowledging the intensity of my inner strength, buried, somewhere down underneath it all.

I Tried to Use a Diva Cup and It Was Worse Than I Imagined

Aussa Lorens | Posted 03.03.2015 | Women
Aussa Lorens

Eventually, after watching my life flash before my eyes (and seeing way too many stupid choices) I did manage to give birth to the thing. But not before I'd invented a new type of yoga that involved things you have to be 18 or older to look at on the internet.

5 Reasons to Mix Business and Family Travel

Cliff Hsia | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

If you've ever been on a business trip and you have kids, then you can empathize with that desperate feeling of missing your kids that normally hits you within 24 hours of arriving at your destination.

America's Original Speakeasies (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

As the contemporary speakeasy trend rages on, it seems apt to also celebrate the many American bars operating today that were actual speakeasies. San Francisco's popular Bourbon & Branch, for example, was the location of JJ Russell Cigar Shop, which was a front for a speakeasy for 10 years.

A Tale of Two Menus: Eating in Sister Cities on the Danube

Allison Pataki | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Allison Pataki

Sure enough, the same items kept popping up on every menu, whether I was in the Hungarian or Austrian capital. There was Hungarian goulash everywhere I went in Austria and the Austrian Schnitzel all over the other side of the border.

Anhui Diaries

Mimo Khair | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Mimo Khair

From a recent journey to the old villages around Huangshan (yellow mountains) of China's Anhui province, I was utterly inspired with the landscape, th...

8 Best Chain Hotels You've (Probably) Never Heard of -- But Will Love

Oyster | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel

Chain hotels often get a bad rap. Admittedly, some of them, with uninspired beige decor, industrial carpeting, and airline-quality breakfasts, have earned it. But they're not all that way.

The Most Tricked-Out Ice Rinks on Earth @huffpostblog

Architectural Digest | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

AD tours skating rinks where the architecture is as interesting as what's happening on the ice.

Is Mexico Safe For Spring Break?

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel

As spring break, that glorious time of freedom, approaches, you may be wondering: Is it safe to go to Mexico? Should you let your kids go to Mexico for spring break? It depends on whom you ask. The U.S. State Department currently has a travel warning for Mexico.

10 Romantic Getaways to Get You Through Winter

Architectural Digest | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

5. The iconic Fairmont le Château Frontenac in Quebec City recently underwent a renovation by Rockwell Group and Dallas-based Wilson Assoc. Originally built in 1893 by New York architect Bruce Price, the hotel has been expanded significantly over the years.

The 10 Sweetest Candy Shops in the World

Architectural Digest | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

Whether you have a taste for the sweet stuff or simply love vibrant design, our slide show of dazzling candy shops will satisfy your craving.

Wallabies Ate Our Laundry!

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

We knew better, we wanted to be residents for a week, and in order to do that, we rented a bungalow by the bay. As soon as we landed and took a few steps, you could see that the vegetation here was different from the mainland's.

I Ran with the Bulls, I Ran with Death, I Ran Towards Life

The Good Men Project | Posted 03.03.2015 | Sports
The Good Men Project

It's the bull I saw last night... and he's bringing up the tail end of the stampede. I'd like to think there's a moment of acknowledgement as he obliterates the air alongside me.

The Difference Between Solo And Group Travel

Map Happy | Posted 03.02.2015 | 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.

Singapore's Best Sweets: With Celebrity Dessert Chef Janice Wong

Jacada Travel | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Explore the thriving dining scene, where you'll see a fusion of Western-style desserts with local flavors and textures.

Natchez, Mississippi Up Close

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

I looked forward to my first visit to Mississippi. During decades of travel across the USA, I have covered much of the South, but had not wandered through or made any forays into the great State of Mississippi.

My Sister's Unpredictable Life

Danielle Posa | Posted 03.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Posa

My family and I beg her to come home. We selfishly want her to be back in New York, or at least I do. I want to see her more. I want my friends to meet her, and hear all the interesting things she knows. And yet, in my heart I know that she should stay... at least for now.

That Time I Lived On A Floating Grass Island With A Quechua Family

Laura Grier | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Laura Grier

I had no idea what to expect when I got there and it was like a fantasy world where everything was made out of grass and dyed neon colors.

Europe's Only Desert Is Hidden In The Corner Of Spain

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

What's the only continent without a single desert? According to the popular trivia factoid, the answer is "Europe." But that's not strictly true.

The Trattorias of Milan

John Mariani | Posted 03.02.2015 | Taste
John Mariani

Tomatoes are less important than in the south of Italy, and risotto is proudly preferred over pasta.