iOS app Android app

Travel;

The 10 Worst Cities on the Planet

Trippy | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Trippy

We admit it: even though we love to travel more than anything else in the world, some places just rub us the wrong way.

Why Austin Is The Ultimate Quirky Family Travel Destination

Findery | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Findery

I once asked an Austinite "what's trendy in Austin right now" and immediately got "the look." Austin is too cool to care about trends, and the more unique style you have, the better.

5 Reasons Why All-Inclusive Resorts Are My Favorite Way to Vacation

Jamie Harrington | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Jamie Harrington

I love traveling so very much, but I also love all the comforts of home. That's why all-inclusive resorts are my favorite way to vacation. My husba...

My Journey To Becoming A Travel Blogger

Erika Lafrennie | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Erika Lafrennie

No amount of money that I donated to a non-profit was going to do anything more than- possibly - provide a bowl of rice somewhere, which is a lot like sticking a Band-Aid on an amputation. What people needed more than anything were opportunities.

11 Bridges With Unbelievable Waterfall Views

Architectural Digest | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

By Nick Mafi forArchitectural Digest. (photo: Imagebroker/Alamy Waterfalls are among nature's most spectacular sights. Architectural Digest rounds ...

The Most Popular Countries For Sex Tourism

Oyster | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Each of the following countries have gorgeous and culturally-interesting cities that lure more PG-minded tourists, but they also all have very visible and widespread prostitution that attract visitors of another kind.

How I Got Over My Fear Of Flying

Thrillist | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

I'm afraid of a lot of things: spiders, rabies, eye contact -- but I once went an entire decade without setting foot on a plane, and that fear practically sucked the air out of my life. Then, last year, I got on a plane and haven't looked back since.

Saying Goodbye to Bruges

Lev Raphael | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Lev Raphael

I once joined a discussion on a travel forum about Bruges and apparently pissed some people off who said you could see Bruges in a day or a day and a half. I suggested close to a week was more like it, and was grossly misinterpreted.

Tiny But Unforgettable Places You Could Stay In On Vacation

PureWow | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
PureWow

So, you'd like to mix it up on your next big trip. On your travel checklist: a place to stay that's equal parts offbeat and off the grid. We've got you covered. Here are six kooky alternatives to generic hotels.

Paitently Waiting: Five Hours in JFK's Terminal 8 and a Memorable First Day

Mac Cassells | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
Mac Cassells

While an inconvenience, this delay provided our group of four to get to know each other, as we would be spending the next couple of weeks learning, eating and living together in Riva. Our group exchanged stories of our summers thus far and what we expected and wanted to do while in Europe.

Non-Touristy Places in San Francisco

Findery | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
Findery

San Francisco is known all over as a popular tourist destination. With visitors from around the world seeking out famous landmarks, it can be tough to see the city's sights through the bustling crowds. For those seeking non-touristy places to visit in San Francisco, I have a few suggestions.

15 Reasons Every American Should Learn Spanish

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 08.31.2015 | Latino Voices

If you don’t already speak Spanish, you really should consider learning, like, ahora! Whether you want to improve your job prospects, keep your ...

6 Mobile Apps That Let You Book Travel on Your Phone

Hopper.com | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

In 2014, 33% of U.S. travelers used their smartphones to book flights hotels, transportation, and tours. And most experts say that number is only going to grow, as more and more travelers turn to their iPhones and Androids to book travel.

On Vacation? Rise and Shine -- Explore the Arts All Around You!

Robert L. Lynch | Posted 08.31.2015 | Arts
Robert L. Lynch

Can you think of a trip you took where you didn't see an interesting piece of art or fascinating architecture, or learned something new about the local culture? I bet you can't. The arts become a part of the travel experience even when that isn't the intent of a trip.

Never Get Lost Again With This Basic Trick

Map Happy | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Some people are born with a sense of direction and some aren't. I just happen to be born with an excellent one, even if I don't know where most countries are on the map.

Tasca Chino Expands a Delectable Niche in NYC

John Mariani | Posted 08.31.2015 | Taste
John Mariani

The menu is long with tapas, dumplings (above), large plates, vegetables, paellas and charcuterie, so I just asked Ureña to send out whatever he'd like. We cried "no mas!" after two hours of amazing food.

Floyd Mayweather Is Terrible At Actually Packing When Traveling

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.31.2015 | Sports

A back-of-the-envelope packing list for any travel situation calls for sets of clothes, toiletries, a toothbrush, phone chargers -- basically, anythin...

Inspirock: Vacation Itinerary Creation Made Easy

Andrew Weinreich | Posted 08.31.2015 | Business
Andrew Weinreich

A few weeks ago, I went to Asheville for a 4-day cycling trip. I'm not a particularly good planner, and I'm terrible at thinking through itineraries in advance. My planning for this trip was similar to my planning for every other trip I take: a few days before the trip, or even once I land, I search TripAdvisor, Yelp and Google to make an itinerary.

Discovering Prince Edward Island, My Magic Sweater and the Woman Who Made It

Holly Robinson | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
Holly Robinson

Before buying a house on Prince Edward Island, my husband and I rented places all over the island. Whether we were staying in Tignish or Fortune, Rustico Bay or Souris, though, we always spent time in Charlottetown.

5 Things Every Parent Needs To Know About Senior Year

Julie Fingersh | Posted 08.28.2015 | Fifty
Julie Fingersh

Skaftafell, Iceland -- With her whole life ahead of her, our daughter will likely forget this moment in our family's history, but I won't. I am sitt...

Love Locks: The History and Appeal

Frankie Rendón | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
Frankie Rendón

Although these symbols of eternal love will no longer be part of Paris' romanticized landscape, all you Romeos and Juliets can still take heart because more international centers are keeping the love locks tradition alive in their own unique ways.

Confuddling Cuba

College Tourist | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

I had to put my camera down and remind myself that this was not about capturing the perfect Instagram snap; this was about watching, learning and soaking up all that Cuba could offer.

Finding Thrills in New Jersey

Helen I. Hwang | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
Helen I. Hwang

When I was spending my high school years in New Jersey, all I could dream about was getting out and exploring the world. Now that I'm middle aged with two young kids growing up in Europe, New Jersey doesn't look so bad... at least when it comes to thrill rides.

Antibes, a Place for Joy

Andrew M. Tolentino | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
Andrew M. Tolentino

I am not tortured, and certainly not a genius, but if ever I found myself to be, like Fitzgerald, Greene and Picasso, I would know where to find joy. Antibes.

Notes on Travel, Loss and Forgetting

Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi | Posted 08.30.2015 | Travel
Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi

Something in travel releases us from the dead weight of ourselves, the empty husk, the old skin. I don't know how this happens.