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3 Holiday Travel Tips (Video)

PureWow | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
PureWow

We're all for aging gracefully, but we doth protest a single wrinkle on clothing. That's why we've made it our mission to learn how to pack like a pro.

Oops! Chinese Tourists Confuse Sweden And Switzerland

Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel

An understandable, yet slightly hilarious, mix up is happening among Chinese tourists. The Telegraph reports that the countries of Sweden (land of ...

The Most Annoying Types Of People To Travel With

Richie Frieman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Richie Frieman

Annoying Traveler #7: The Photographer. A picture can say a thousand words, and when you travel with the Photographer you may only want to use words that consist of four letters.

Relaxing... Hula Style

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

Aside from resting, relaxing, Mai Tai'ing and water sports, there's not much to do on the Garden Isle of Hawaii, Kaua'i. Except for boating, ATV, tubing, incredibly wild open air cockpit BiPlane rides... Okay, there's PLENTY to do on Kaua'i.

A Vibrant, Young Entrepreneur Breaks Through the Ho Chi Minh City Spa Market

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Steve Mariotti

n my career in entrepreneurship education, the concept of finding your niche is one of the most important lessons I try to impart to my students. Today, Viv operates the only spa with a Turkish-fish massage in Ho Chi Minh City.

6 Must Do's for Your Honeymoon

Katie Frederick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Katie Frederick

It's time to jet off to your honeymoon spot, but, not so fast! Before you go there are some essential tips we suggest you use for your special trip.

New Music Venue For An Old Crowd

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Mark DeCarlo

There's a new live music venue in the heart of Beverly Hills that is bringing the Boom back to the Baby Boomers.

Jaw-Dropping

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

Whether these shots boast out-of-this-world views or simply ooze elegance and indulgence, they never fail to amaze or inspire. Here are our top 10 picks for extraordinary hotel photos.

The Question Every Retiree Overseas Has To Ask

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Pizza is essentially comfort food. For many, if not most, U.S. citizens, it carries with it a lifetime of associations with happy times and full stomachs... parties and get togethers, congenial late-night work sessions, relaxing weekends watching sports, special evenings at that favorite little Italian restaurant with family and friends.

My First Motorcycle: The Honda Hawk GT

Frank H. Wu | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Frank H. Wu

You never get over your first motorcycle. I still love my little Honda Hawk GT. It was introduced to the market a quarter century ago this year. I a...

Worth The Flight: Mohonk Mountain House, Upstate New York

George Hobica | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Barely ninety minutes north of the bustle of Manhattan, New York's Shawangunk Mountains are known for their unusual look and feel - a weird and wonder...

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Atlanta

Viator | Posted 12.22.2013 | Travel
Viator

The ATL. A-town. Hotlanta. Whatever you want to call it, Atlanta is known for many things: its diverse musical heritage, its Southern hospitality; its sports teams and 'the world's busiest passenger airport.' Here's what you may not know about Atlanta.

Sexual Assault & Traveling: How to Overcome

Kelly Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Kelly Lewis

Our mission is to empower women to travel the world, and to give them the tools they need to stay safe. People are mostly good, and experiences abroad are mostly positive. Be aware while traveling, but don't forget to enjoy all of the beauty and wonder that comes with taking on the world.

7 Tips for Picking the Perfect Honeymoon Destination

Adam Warner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Adam Warner

With a little bit of work on your part and some compromising, you can easily narrow down the many options to find your perfect destination. Follow these seven tips to ensure you have no regrets and take the honeymoon trip you've always dreamed about.

Another Presidential Home To Visit!

AP | JEFFREY COLLINS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina home where President Woodrow Wilson lived as a teenager is about to reopen after $3.6 million in renovation...

How to Solve Tricky Airline Customer Service Situations

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.11.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Whether you're preparing for a short trip or a long holiday break, knowing the rules and strategizing accordingly can help you avoid major hassles, not to mention hefty change fees. Here are eight practical tips for handling tricky situations and winging it when things don't go your way.

Best U.S. Airlines: 2013 Edition

Tracy Stewart | Posted 11.07.2013 | Travel
Tracy Stewart

It's that time of year again. The Airfarewatchdog team has been hard at work crunching numbers to determine the best domestic airlines. (In case you m...

How Do You Define Travel?

Sara Lieberman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Sara Lieberman

What is "travel" anyway? It's relative, that's for sure. This is what travel means to me: Getting lost, giving up, and then finding exactly what you weren't looking for straight ahead. Eating the local cake. Twice. For breakfast. Having an internal alarm clock. Talking to yourself. A lot...

Dublin, Travel Secrets From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Global Yodel

Global Yodel sent Lorcan Finnegan out with a DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland to get his perspective on what it means to use a travel guide in his hometown. He sent back this amazing locals guide and a beautiful photo series of the streets of Dublin.

The Dead Have Their Day in Mexico

Tonya Hurley | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Tonya Hurley

It gave me a new tradition, which I will now celebrate in my own home with a decorative altar every year adorned with pictures of my grandparents and friends gone too soon. Most of all, being there taught me that you are never really gone as long as you are remembered.

10 Ways to Get to Your Gate Faster

SmarterTravel | Posted 11.11.2013 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Whether you're making a tight connection or you just left your house a little late, you'll zip to the gate without getting lost, hung up at security, or delayed by other people if you follow these 10 tips.

9 Worst Airline Rip-Offs

SmarterTravel | Posted 11.11.2013 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Here's the basic principle of contemporary airline pricing: Rates are based on how much money the airlines think passengers will pay, not on the actual costs of doing business. This makes these gouges particularly painful. Here are my picks for the nine worst rip-offs in the airline industry.

Kindness ONE: In Bhutan, Happiness Isn't a Concept, It's a Way of Life

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

What I found so fascinating about Bhutan was that they have created 'Gross National Happiness' which means they determine the success of the country based on the happiness in their souls as opposed to the amounts of money in their pockets.

10 Surprising Things About Being An American In Italy

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Italy is one of the most beautiful, historical, delicious countries in the world. From ancient ruins in Rome to couture boutiques in Milan to cobblest...

Work Abroad: 5 Awesome Hostels

Off Track Planet | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Extended periods of time on the travel trail can wear you and your wallet down. One option to offset travel costs, or to settle down in one spot for longer than a minute, is to work at a hostel. We've narrowed your job-search down to five of the best hostels to call home and work.