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Best Day Trips From NYC

Leora Novick | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel
Leora Novick

New York may be a teeming metropolis of opportunities, but there are plenty of fun alternatives just a short bus ride away. Try one of these day trips to breathe in some fresh, country air and take a break from the bustle of the city.

Cruise Better

Budget Travel | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

How do you choose the perfect cabin, make your own porthole, and never, ever get lost at sea? The winners of our World's Best Cruiser contest spill their time-tested cruising secrets.

Travel Pink in October: Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Courtney Scott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Courtney Scott

As National Breast Cancer Awareness Month gets underway, the travel industry is giving you a chance to contribute to the cure when you stay in certain...

Rick's Consumer Report on a Wi-Fi Hotspot Rental

Rick Steves | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Perhaps you've noticed how regularly I've been posting to my Facebook page. Part of the reason is this year I've had the luxury of my own portable Wi-...

6 Haunted Hotels That Will Keep You Up All Night

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Hotels love repeat guests. But what about those guests who depart but never leave? Visitors from the past -- some call them ghosts -- not bound by the constraints of time, find their accommodations so supernaturally superior, they never check out!

Foodie Trip To Thailand's Koh Samet Island

Leora Novick | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel
Leora Novick

The beach island of Koh Samet lays just a few hours drive and a short boat trip from the city of Bangkok. For an enjoyable and edible weekend, don't miss these local Thai treats and get a real taste of the island.

You Shall Not Pass!

AP | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

TUSAYAN, Ariz. -- TUSAYAN, Ariz. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people have been issued citations for entering Grand Canyon National Park after a partial g...

20 Things I Learned From Traveling Around the World

Clayton B. Cornell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Clayton B. Cornell

Long-term traveling can teach you more than almost anything else. About yourself, about life, about what you need to be happy. It's too easy to get complacent at home and if you aren't at least a little uncomfortable, you probably aren't learning anything.

How To Stay Healthy On The Road

Collette Stohler | Posted 12.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Collette Stohler

When it comes to eating healthy on the go, it's all about preparation. Sure, you can stick to your healthy eating when you have the time to prepare your own meals, but what happens when you have to leave your Paleo cocoon and enter the real world?

We Must Never Stop Exploring

Amy Cheetham | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Amy Cheetham

Five months ago, I found passion. It was 4:30 in the morning and I was at the base of a mountain in Chilean Patagonia. I was exhausted from two days of hiking and from a night spent tossing and turning on the hard ground.

How an American Bakery Became the Third-Best Restaurant in Paris

Diane Vadino | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Diane Vadino

Bobbie Maker transformed a derelict, unused corner of a restaurant on Paris's Île de la Cité into a cheerful cupcake shop that briefly, if spectacularly, ranked as the third-best restaurant in Paris on TripAdvisor this summer.

Northern California Weekend Getaway: Half Moon Bay

Michele Bigley | Posted 12.08.2013 | Travel
Michele Bigley

Hidden in the shadows of San Francisco and Santa Cruz, Half Moon Bay might not lure the masses to her shores, redwood groves, and hiking trails, but Bay Area peeps flock to this region in October. Read on to see why.

Everyone Loves A Sale

AP | Posted 12.10.2013 | Travel

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines Co. launched a fare sale on Tuesday for travel this winter, and rival airlines began matching the prices on many ro...

How to Stay Safe While Traveling Solo

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Traveling alone, especially as a woman, will test your intuition, confidence, taste for adventure, and sense of self. The people you meet along the way will be a mirror to how you present yourself in that moment.

Deadly Morocco: Time Wounds All Heels

Richard Bangs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

My son Walker wants to join me on an adventure in Morocco. I propose a rash undertaking, a trek to the Riff Mountains, the Mediterranean coastal range where the grass is greener, so they say... Not many tourists yet venture here.

6 Questions You Should Consider When Booking a Photography Tour Vacation

Susan Portnoy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Susan Portnoy

A photography tour vacation can be a spectacular adventure: exploring a bucket list destination, making new friends, and getting to improve your skills with the help of a talented professional. To ensure you get the most from your journey, keep these six questions in mind.

Beyond Bourbon Street

Viator | Posted 09.05.2013 | Travel
Viator

Where is the real New Orleans lurking? The one that has inspired artists, poets, and songwriters. The New Orleans that charms with its hospitality, beauty, and world-famous cuisine.

Go Home, Street Sign. You're Drunk.

Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

Road trips have their ups and downs, and long stretches of highways between destinations can be mind-numbing. Sometimes, however, while driving yo...

KINDNESS ONE: Finding a Lifeline in Sarajevo

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

As I continue to travel across the world relying on the kindness of strangers I have had the good fortune of spending time in some truly inspiring cities. My latest stop saw me arrive in the capital of Bosnia Herzegovina from Zagreb, Croatia.

Good Things Come to Those Who Hustle!

Suchitra Vijayan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Suchitra Vijayan

I have become accustomed to these words. They are a silent reminder that if Anais Nin hustled I should be hustling too. I smile and setup shop in my nook of the cafe. I tell myself that this is a new day, till I start reading my emails. Then I realize again that, I am at the very bottom of a ponzi scheme called life.

Soak Up Some Sand, Surf and Sun in South Central

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 12.07.2013 | Travel
Lauren Brown Jarvis

As a newcomer to Southern California, I'm still waiting to see the parts that aren't beautiful.

Berets, Baguettes and Brutal Blood Sport: Welcome to France!

Carole Raphaelle Davis | Posted 10.08.2013 | Green
Carole Raphaelle Davis

France is a civilized country, known as the culture capital of the world, right? But did you know that the act of torturing an animal to death was successfully elevated in status to "culture" and "art" by French lawmakers?

There Are Some Bizarre Sights Out There

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel

From the strange to the creepy to the gross, cities around the world have some bizarre tourist attractions. Whether you have a love of all things ...

This Food Video Will Make You Cry

Daniel Klein | Posted 10.08.2013 | Taste
Daniel Klein

In travel or in our daily lives, at restaurants or at markets, we pass by others, forgetting that all the people we interact with are just like us... human: full of happiness and pain and hope.

Hotel Bristol in Vienna Is One of the Best Hotels in the World: Part 2

LuxEco Living | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By James and Nancy Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Hotel Bristol Kärntner Ring 1 1010 Vienna, Austria Discove...