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5 Off-The-Beaten-Path Tours Anyone Can Book

Shermans Travel | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

When traveling, it's not always the typical tourist traps that offer the most memorable experiences. Eiffel Tower? Been there, done that. Trevi Fountain? Meh. Far more interesting are the places you don't see at first glance.

Permesso di Soggiorno

Lisa Condie | Posted 03.04.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Condie

I wait with them, under the first pink streaks of sunrise. The mass of bodies, huddled close together against the cold, standing in line to achieve permission. The permission we seek is that of living legally in Italy.

The Best New Hotels of 2013 to Add to Your Travel Bucketlist

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 02.25.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

From the opening of America's first LEGOLAND resort to the introduction of the innovative "Instagram hotel," there's been a slew of amazing new accommodation options on offer for travellers to enjoy.

Anticipation And Enjoyment: Dining In Café Pushkin, Moscow

Sarah Dajani | Posted 03.08.2014 | Travel
Sarah Dajani

Café Pushkin, in fact, was not created by a Russian chef, has no roots in czarist Russia, and was never frequented by the poet who shares its namesake [Pushkin]. Instead, it was born from a song.

5 Things Every Kid Should See Before College

NewYork.com | Posted 03.04.2014 | New York
NewYork.com

New York is a magical place, filled with museums, monuments and experiences that you can not find anywhere else. So we tasked ourselves with selecting 5 that were absolute must-sees for all kids. And it wasn't easy to choose.

OTP's 9 Favorite Travel Bloggers of 2013

Off Track Planet | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

This year, we turned away from analyzing website traffic and rank-o-meters, choosing our travel bloggers on merit alone.

Churchill, Canada: Where the Northern Lights Delight

Karen Loftus | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Karen Loftus

It was an explosive, swirling and exuberant dance of vibrant light that filled the whole sky above us. The weary were suddenly awakened. What a welcome to Churchill!

Explore a Hawaiian Fishpond on Your iPhone

Jason Rushin | Posted 03.04.2014 | Hawaii
Jason Rushin

The Hawaiian people have been practitioners of the art of aquaculture for centuries. Being surrounded by ocean, it's an obvious talent, but the advanced fish-rearing technologies that they developed centuries ago are nothing short of amazing.

4 Tips for Getting Over Jet Lag

Cruiseline.com | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Cruiseline.com

If you have an overnight flight, make falling asleep in flight as easy as possible. Pack earplugs, an eye mask, a travel pillow, and your most snooze-worthy book to ensure you'll get some shut-eye.

Bowled Over by Boulder: Part One of a Series

Sally Fay | Posted 03.04.2014 | Denver
Sally Fay

Is there a cosmic Bubble around Boulder or is it some sort of American Shangri-La?

Tokyo's Luckiest Shrine for 2014

Gail Nakada | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Gail Nakada

Tokyo's colorful Asakusa district is just about the luckiest place in town, with shrines and temples to the Seven Gods of Good Fortune all within walking distance.

9 Reasons to Visit Colorado That Aren't Pot Tourism

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Originally posted on CNTraveler.com Pot is now legal in Colorado, folks. As of Jan 1, Colorado becomes the first place in the world where ...

Argentina Wine Country: Beyond Malbec! (PHOTOS)

Stefani Jackenthal | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Stefani Jackenthal

In the old cavernous wine cellar, we whet our appetites sampling wines from a handful of local producers, which we later sipped with a multi-course midday meal.

A Lesson Learned in Grand Cayman

Mahlon Meyer | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
Mahlon Meyer

Try Grand Cayman. If you don't like to dive, you may learn something. We did. Our first lesson consisted in island time. Everything is "five minutes."...

My Wishes for a Happy and Healthy 2014 -- My Recap

Paula H. Noe | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Paula H. Noe

I have put my life on 'pause,' by taking a year-long sabbatical in Italy; I arrived in Florence, not knowing anyone except my rental agent, and armed only with lots of advice and information from friends and an overwhelming feeling of adventure.

Confessions of an Ecotourism Pioneer in Costa Rica

Ethan Gelber | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

The contrast between the imagined urban cacophony below and the tranquil urban removal is part of what makes the latter so glorious.

Why I Love Cheesy and Overrated Tourist Activities

Matt Kepnes | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

I think a lot of people think too deeply about travel, as if every moment on the road has to have profound impact and meaning. I've always found travelers who shun anything "cheesy" to be some of my least favorite.

Morocco's Majestic Coastal Road

Karen Loftus | Posted 03.03.2014 | Travel
Karen Loftus

As the gateway to Northern Africa, Morocco provides a rich and cultural backdrop. Along the coast you will see an African ambiance, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean sensibilities, a European aesthetic and that definitive French flair.

Traveling to Fulfill Your New Year's Resolution

Fly.com | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
Fly.com

There's something about the beginning of a new year that sparks a desire to start something fresh. This year we are stepping away from travel wish lists and looking at some of the best places to visit to help realize your 2014 resolutions.

8 Travel Resolutions for 2014

WHERE | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
WHERE

You don't even need passport to start traveling.

The World's Greatest Traveler's Go/No-Go List for 2014

William D. Chalmers | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
William D. Chalmers

Mauritania: the slave capital of the world. Yea, slavery! An estimated four percent of the population are bonafide slaves. Then there is the sand, the land mines and indiscriminate attacks on everything foreign. Other than that it's beautiful!

WATCH: Stunning Time-Lapse Will Make You Want To Travel To Bavaria Right Now

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.31.2013 | World

Jonathan Besler knows how to capture beauty in a lens. The German photographer took over 35,000 pictures to create this incredible video montage d...

Savor the Unexpected Pleasures of La Paz, Mexico

Joshua Estrin | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
Joshua Estrin

Take the opportunity to swim with sea lions, whale sharks and the wide variety of marine life that inhabits the sea. Fun Baja also offers combination scuba camping trips and scuba certification programs for every level of diver from beginner through advanced.

5 Tips for Working Wet Hair While Traveling

Vayable | Posted 03.02.2014 | Style
Vayable

Alas, there is a solution for wet hair and the inability to dry it in times of travel and dream vacations; a hair dryer alternative, if you will. Be intentional this traveling season and transform your rush into style.

Ascending Abraham's Nemesis

Stefan Szepesi | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
Stefan Szepesi

What is the summit, exactly? The natural peak of Nemrut has remained covered for more than two millennia and the pyramid that sits on top of the mountain consists of hundreds of thousands of small stones, the debris of the larger than life godly statues at its foot.