iOS app Android app

Travel

Glass on Tour in Barcelona: The New Show in Town

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 02.09.2014 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

Arriving in Barcelona, one of Glass's first tasks was, inadvertently, taking on Apple. It all started out very mundane -- I met with friends who needed to exchange a charger at the chic new Apple store.

The Phrase 'Real Life'

Dave Gill | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Dave Gill

Upon hearing about the bumpy transitions back to normality that others had experienced, I thought it would be nothing, but now the opposite seems obvious. Of course there'll be transition pains. How would there not be after last year?

The Best Cruises of 2014

U.S. News Travel | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The cruise industry has taken a publicity hit in recent years following some high-profile accidents and ship malfunctions. The subsequent media frenzy has left a lot of travelers wondering whether taking a cruise is a smart idea.

Strange and Funny Bathroom Signs From Around the World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Loo, john, latrine, oval office, outhouse, W.C., throne room -- whatever you call it, it's a place we all have to visit sometime, no matter where we are in the world. But while the experience is universal, the way we label the space varies greatly.

The Best Cruise for You

U.S. News Travel | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

While cross-comparing cruises, don't be too quick to dismiss a specific company based on its reputation.

The Errol Flynn Dance of a Pecan Picker

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

"Dance" lied to just about everybody that teardown night at the Okefenokee Fair but he came out of the shadows when he told me about, and then showed...

Airport Amenities That Make Everything Better

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

These days, flying is almost irredeemably difficult. From baggage fees to security lines, even the most zen flyer can experience Travel Stress at Airports (TSA). Luckily, there is a prescription.

The Weird World of Airline Crew Crashpads

Sarah Steegar | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Sarah Steegar

There is nothing so quintessentially "crew life" as a crashpad. They make our commuting life possible. You hear flight attendants and pilots say it a lot: "Flying is a lifestyle." For better or for worse, nothing exemplifies that like these voluntary barracks.

Holiday Vacation Hacks To Keep You Sane

Posted 12.10.2013 | Travel

Holiday vacations are a funny thing. We plan for them far in advance, look forward to relaxing and getting away from work, and yet, there's that inesc...

More Nonsense Travel Fees In 2014?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Something tells me I'll be hearing from a lot more consumers who are slammed by microjunk fees in 2014. Mind the little things next year, or you could be among them.

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Africa

minube | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
minube

From a candle-lit desert oasis to a dreamy tropical archipelago, here are the 10 best honeymoon destinations in Africa.

One Man's Stunning 20,000 Mile Adventure In Wyoming's Wildscapes Will Blow You Away [VIDEO]

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel

Over 400 days in production, from the "first shutter click to final edit." 20,000 miles driven and 100 miles traveled on foot. 125,000 thousand stills...

Patagonia Parks: How Can You Pick Just One?

Sherry Ott | Posted 06.05.2014 | Travel
Sherry Ott

What happens when you have two equally gorgeous parks in one of the most picturesque places on the globe, but can only choose one?

Get "Rio Ready" for New Year's 2014

Natalie Alhonte Braga | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Natalie Alhonte Braga

It goes without saying that some of the most beautiful people in the world will be partying in Brazil. For New Year's parties, make sure that you stand out in a good way and start the New Year out right.

Spice It Up! The Stories And The Places Behind The Spices

Findery | Posted 02.08.2014 | Taste
Findery

This holiday season, while you're sipping mulled wine and nibbling gingerbread, impress your company with some spicy knowledge.

5 Stupidest Things Americans Do Overseas

Budget Travel | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

We're darn proud to be Americans, and we don't mind saying so -- whether we're here at our New York City headquarters or standing on foreign soil. But unfortunately, we've all seen the embarrassing U.S. traveler abroad.

Your Favorite Tourist Attractions: Now and Then

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

What did Times Square look like before its garish billboards? What about pre-Venetian Vegas?

3 Adventures Not to Be Missed in Belize

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 02.08.2014 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

Flying always makes me feel a bit like Indiana Jones heading off for adventure... And Belize is definitely one of my favorite countries for adventure.

Five Great Cabin Getaways for Fall

Sunset | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Sunset

This fall, we decided to round up our very favorites and created the ultimate getaway guide. Here are five on my own travel wish list -- from the Big Sur coast to the Joshua Tree desert.

Four Ways to Have Happier Holidays

Valerie Alexander | Posted 02.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Valerie Alexander

How do you maintain your sanity when your aunt keeps reminding you that the boy you broke up with in high school is now the CEO of the hottest new tech company and his wife looks just like you? Preparation. Know the enemy and be ready.

Inside Argentina's Black Market

Grace McClure | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Grace McClure

In 2002, there was a run on the banks where everyone tried to withdraw their savings at the same time. This exacerbated the country's economic issues, causing the government and banks to put restrictions on how much residents could withdraw.

Cape Town, South Africa:Travel Tips From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Global Yodel

Global Yodel caught up with Cape Town local Anthea Hartzenberg and asked her about life in South Africa.

If Everyone In These Countries Were This Attractive You'd Want To Go There Too

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Who doesn't want to travel to a country where there are beautiful people to hang out with? There's an ongoing debate about which country is home to...

What I'd Do Differently If I Could Parent All Over Again

Melissa T. Shultz | Posted 02.08.2014 | Fifty
Melissa T. Shultz

If I could do it all again -- raise a family -- I would, in an instant. But I'd do it a little differently, because hindsight, it turns out, really is 20/20.

How To Earn A Living When You Move Abroad

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 02.06.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

It may sound strange at first -- aren't most expats who move abroad retirees? Don't they have pensions and Social Security and savings to live on? Aren't their lives overseas already 'funded'?