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The Best Scenic Runs for Tourists in New York City

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

Heading to the Big Apple? Sure, there are the must-see for any tourist, from The Empire State Building and The Statue of Liberty to the Museum of Modern Art and Central Park.

Reflecting on 100 Days in Europe: Travel Memories Make You Richer

Rick Steves | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Finally home now after a hundred days in Europe, something occurred to me. I posted 100 blog entries in 100 days on my Facebook page. These generated about a hundred comments a day...and I read all 10,000. It's fun to be in touch with my readers, and to able to share experiences like these in almost real time.

Top 10 Cool Things to Do in Plucky Manchester NH

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

What are the odds that three world-renowned comedians -- Adam Sandler, Seth Meyers and Sarah Silverman -- were born and raised in the same New England town? And what does it say about said town, anyway?

20 Non-Awkward Ways To Meet People While Traveling Solo

Blake Boles | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Blake Boles

Solo travel can be invigorating, enlightening -- and terribly lonely. Introducing yourself to a total stranger can feel creepy, anxiety-provoking and awkward -- especially when you don't have a friend or two backing you up. If you're like me, you crave context before striking up a conversation as a solo traveler.

Top 10 Most Spectacular Drives in the World

Frankie Rendón | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Frankie Rendón

This 7-mile ascent up the second tallest summit in the United Arab Emirates was not paved for the faint-of-heart. However, for those who brave the hairpin turns, a desert and limestone panorama awaits from an exhilarating height.

A Bookworm's Tour Through Tennessee's Best Bookstores

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk A recent survey examining the U.S. states with the most bookstores had a few notable surprises. While large states like C...

Miley vs. Taylor in "Who Traveled Better?"

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk The 2015 VMAs were predictably full of drama, forced tension, and jaw-dropping live performances--which was good or bad,...

McKinley To Denali? How To Visit (And Enjoy!) America's Most Talked About Mountain

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk In advance of his three-day trip to Alaska, where he will advocate for more urgent action on climate change, President Ob...

Your Most Pressing Travel Questions (According To Google) Answered

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk Search giant Google has created a site that showcases travel-related data, including the top five inquiries asked by tra...

A Prague Food Crawl: What to Eat and Where to Find It

Eating Europe Tours | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Eating Europe Tours

Food lovers know that meals can be just as memorable as monuments. The warmth and flavor of Czech food are as much a part of the culture as Prague's m...

3 Tips for Traveling With Teens

Erris Langer Klapper | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Erris Langer Klapper

Even the best laid plans have glitches. Before embarking on any trip, my husband warns us that issues will arise and we must go with the flow (I'm pretty sure he's talking to me).

Urban Transit: 5 Cool Ways to Travel Around Mexico City

Mark Chesnut | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

Mexico City is one of the largest cities in the hemisphere. So it makes sense that this sprawling metropolis requires a rather extensive mass transit ...

JetBlue Offering Deals As Low As $49 Making The End Of Summer Less Painful

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

JetBlue is inviting you to "fall head over deals" this week with a two-day sale, with fares as low as $54. All you have to do is book a flight by Wedn...

5 Things Austinites Want You To Know

Deborah Stachelski | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Deborah Stachelski

Austin has become one of the most sought-after destinations in America. With its vast culture, sprawling hills, busy night life, and blend of international cuisine, art, and music, it has a little bit of everything.

What's Old Is Very New In London's Restaurants

John Mariani | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
John Mariani

A hundred years ago The Ritz London opened its doors on Piccadilly, named after Swiss hotelier César Ritz (though not associated with the present Ritz-Carlton hotels or The Ritz in Paris and Madrid).

How To Get The Best Seat On The Plane

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk Traveling on a plane can come with a slew of seat-based comfort challenges, whether you're assigned to a seat that does...

Try Speaking Their Language When You Travel

Lev Raphael | Posted 09.09.2015 | Travel
Lev Raphael

Preparing for my first German book tour, I took an on-line grammar test from a language school. Big mistake. I was never good at test-taking and I bombed, despite having studied some basic German for more than a year.

Spain's Swankiest Seaside Lounges

trivago | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

Trivago presents 6 luxurious Spanish hotels offering panoramic views of the sea, live music all day and innovative cuisine and mixology for a new way to relax on the beach.

10 People You'll Meet During Your Study Abroad

Uloop | Posted 09.05.2015 | College

Out in the wide, wide world, students will meet lots of different people of all kinds, but in general, students travelling abroad will encounter certain types of people.

The Bata Shoe Museum In Toronto Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 09.05.2015 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

I admit to being a museum aficionado, particularly art and cultural emporiums that showcase quality and extraordinary examples of art forms and repres...

Seeing the Best of Stockholm, Turku, and Helsinki in a Week

Findery | Posted 09.05.2015 | Travel

Are you looking for recommendations for the ultimate Scandinavian road trip to visit Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, and Turku? I've got you covered....

Traveling in a Changing Climate

Kevin Richberg | Posted 09.05.2015 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

What happens when you travel to your Labor Day adventure destination, and you discover that it's no longer there? How does something like that even happen?

24 Hours in Paris

Lindsay Tucker | Posted 09.04.2015 | Travel
Lindsay Tucker

One of my favorite things to do for lunch in Paris is something I call urban picnicking: Grabbing a baguette, a bottle of wine, and a couple of cheese wedges at a market and finding a scenic spot to indulge al-fresco style.

7 Of America's Most Eerily Beautiful Lava Tubes

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 09.04.2015 | Travel

For most hikes, the destination -- whether it be the top of a dramatic cliff or the foot of a tall waterfall -- is the reward. But then there are lava...

How to Unplug During a Short Weekend Getaway

Henrik Kjellberg | Posted 09.04.2015 | Travel
Henrik Kjellberg

Getting away from the "business of life" is great, but herein lies the challenge: when you take a shorter trip, it can be hard to find ways to truly unwind within a compressed period of time. As the end of summer fast approaches, I wanted to share a few of my favorite tips for making the most out of your next weekend getaway!