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5 Incredible Ferris Wheels Around the World

Budget Travel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Most people traveling to a new place will find themselves seeking out the highest point in the city at some point during their trip. But there are other, fun, family-friendly ways to get great views around town: Ferris wheels.

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Dublin

Viator | Posted 11.22.2013 | Travel
Viator

There are plenty of things that spring to mind when you think of Dublin, but if you think you know all there is to know about the inimitable Irish c...

WATCH: This Couple Went On An Epic 21-Day First Date Across Eight Countries

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.21.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

After meeting on OkCupid, online daters Clara Bensen and Jeff Wilson of Austin, Texas, decided to skip getting coffee on their first date. Instead the...

Ski Mountaineering: Gear Guide

Liftopia | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

Annie Agle tells it like it is: Editor's note: This is Part 2 of Annie's Ski Mountaineering guide, check out Part 1 here. Annie's Ski Mountaineerin...

How Do You Land At The Wrong Airport?

AP | JOSHUA FREED and ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 11.22.2013 | Travel

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Moments after touching down, the pilot of a cargo-hauling jumbo jet seemed confused in his exchanges with air traffic controlle...

8 Strange Foods Served at McDonald's Around the World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

To those who say you shouldn't eat at McDonald's on vacation, we say: Have you heard of India's McAloo Tikki?

Europe's 10 Best Adventure Destinations

minube | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
minube

From the glaciers and volcanos of Iceland to the warm waters of the Canary Islands, here are Europe's 10 best adventure destinations.

Morocco In Three Minutes

Daniel Klein | Posted 11.20.2013 | Taste
Daniel Klein

This incredible country has a lot more than tagines, spice markets and mint tea... although it has those too.

What Are Expats Running From?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Let's face it, dumping your old life and taking off to live -- even part time -- in Ecuador or Belize or any other likely foreign haven is not what most folks do. They may dream about it. But actually doing it is not something most folks seriously consider. It isn't what most people would call "normal."

Great Holiday Gifts for Travelers

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Buying holiday gifts for frequent travelers can be a difficult task. (How many U-shaped neck pillows does one person need?) Whether you're buying for a frequent flier, an adventurer or a first-time globetrotter, these presents are as sensible as they are innovative.

The Journeys of 11 Amazing Animals

Findery | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Findery

War heroes. Tough travelers. These animals covered long distances in their lifetimes, even traveling to outer space.

Most Colorful Beaches in the World

Budget Travel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Most beaches need umbrellas and blankets to brighten up the landscape. Not these stretches of sand. From iconic pink sand beaches in the Bahamas to a green beach in Hawaii, we've rounded up beaches around the world that you have to see to believe.

Best Shopping Cities In The U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Carry-on restrictions and baggage fees be damned: Our readers love to shop on vacation, and they know where to do it. Nearly 80,000 of you voted on yo...

The Incredible Shrinking Airline Industry

Bill McGee | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Bill McGee

Now that the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways appears to be moving forward, questions linger about how the deal will impact air travelers.

Travel The World With Google Maps

Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel

Everyone needs a break now and then, but unfortunately vacation days are few and far between. Don't stress though, you can fill your craving for world...

Retiring Overseas: It Takes a Village

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We now find life more convenient than it ever was back where we could get 10 brands of anything on the planet. Because we no longer need 10 brands of everything... we just need one, and we've become very used to it being within easy walking distance in excellent weather.

Making the Dream of Living in Hawaii a Reality - Part 2

Lee Wang | Posted 01.25.2014 | Hawaii
Lee Wang

There's no substitute to getting to know different areas of the island firsthand with a "preview" trip. Taking some time to visit the local eateries, talk to people in the area or just reenact your average morning commute will do wonders

What This Personal Trainer Wants in Her Gym Bag This Holiday Season

Keri Lynn Ford | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Keri Lynn Ford

Statistics aside, the holidays can be a great time to practice self-control around the buffet and get creative about sneaking workouts in amongst all the craziness. It can also be an opportune time to ask your loved ones to give you gifts that encourage a healthy lifestyle.

Top Five Off-Peak Destinations for Winter 2013/2014

SmarterTravel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

If you want to save some coin while seeing the world, winter is prime time for wanderlust -- and we know just where you should go. Here are five awesome destinations where the colder part of the year bears off-peak affordability.

What Not To Do In Las Vegas

SmarterTravel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

If you think a trip to Vegas means blowing all your cash, teetering around in painful stilettos, and waking up married, think again. We're here to help you avoid the rip-offs, blisters, and epic mistakes that Sin City is known for.

Don't Let Vacation Days Go To Waste

Travelzoo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

During the race up to the new year, what often gets lost in the mix is unused vacation days. Don't let those days go to waste: the weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas often bring some of the best discounts of the year

Hotel Hopping In Hong Kong

George Hobica | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Hong Kong has some of the best hotels in the world. The two Shangri-La properties, the Four Seasons, the Mandarin Oriental--all are among the fines...

Watch Out Delta, American and United: The Arabs Are Coming!

George Hobica | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Rarely mentioned in the debate about whether the consolidation of the U.S. airline industry is a good or bad thing are news items like this: "Boeing...

Vintage Panoramics... Say No More

Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel

When you imagine an excursion to New Zealand, you probably think gorgeous blue water, lush vineyards, exciting outdoor adventure, and, of course, Midd...

The Best All-Inclusive Resorts Around

Posted 11.19.2013 | Travel

Staying at an all-inclusive resort is a guaranteed way to clear your travels of stress -- everything you need is at your fingertips and there's no nee...