iOS app Android app

Travel

The 5 Sweetest Candy Shops In The World

Architectural Digest | Posted 03.04.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

Whether you have a taste for the sweet stuff or simply love vibrant design, our slide show of dazzling candy shops will satisfy your craving.

Wallabies Ate Our Laundry!

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

We knew better, we wanted to be residents for a week, and in order to do that, we rented a bungalow by the bay. As soon as we landed and took a few steps, you could see that the vegetation here was different from the mainland's.

I Ran with the Bulls, I Ran with Death, I Ran Towards Life

The Good Men Project | Posted 03.03.2015 | Sports
The Good Men Project

It's the bull I saw last night... and he's bringing up the tail end of the stampede. I'd like to think there's a moment of acknowledgement as he obliterates the air alongside me.

The Difference Between Solo And Group Travel

Map Happy | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Sometimes, my memories have become so bound up to who I was with at the time, it's hard to say whether I enjoyed the place because I actually enjoyed the place or because I enjoyed the time I spent with that person.

Singapore's Best Sweets: With Celebrity Dessert Chef Janice Wong

Jacada Travel | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Explore the thriving dining scene, where you'll see a fusion of Western-style desserts with local flavors and textures.

Natchez, Mississippi Up Close

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

I looked forward to my first visit to Mississippi. During decades of travel across the USA, I have covered much of the South, but had not wandered through or made any forays into the great State of Mississippi.

My Sister's Unpredictable Life

Danielle Posa | Posted 03.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Posa

My family and I beg her to come home. We selfishly want her to be back in New York, or at least I do. I want to see her more. I want my friends to meet her, and hear all the interesting things she knows. And yet, in my heart I know that she should stay... at least for now.

That Time I Lived On A Floating Grass Island With A Quechua Family

Laura Grier | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Laura Grier

I had no idea what to expect when I got there and it was like a fantasy world where everything was made out of grass and dyed neon colors.

Europe's Only Desert Is Hidden In The Corner Of Spain

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

What's the only continent without a single desert? According to the popular trivia factoid, the answer is "Europe." But that's not strictly true.

The Trattorias of Milan

John Mariani | Posted 03.02.2015 | Taste
John Mariani

Tomatoes are less important than in the south of Italy, and risotto is proudly preferred over pasta.

Miami Beach Turns 100 With a Hundred-Hour, All-Out Bash

Lea Lane | Posted 03.02.2015 | Miami
Lea Lane

Miami Beach, that fabulous old broad with great bones and all-night party spirit, is (gasp) turning 100 on March 26. So to celebrate, there's a 100-hour party, a mix of way-out and global, including fashion shows, weddings, fireworks, citizenship naturalizations, and even a 21st-century something called astrophysical concerts.

Moonlight Madness at Nerstrand Big Woods State Park

Rebecca Stoufis | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Rebecca Stoufis

Yep, it was winter, and cold and a wonderful reason to attend the annual Nerstrand Big Woods State Park Candlelight Event.

One World (Not Two)

Christopher Thangaraj | Posted 03.02.2015 | Gay Voices
Christopher Thangaraj

Before kids, we went to Turkey, South Africa and Thailand and even contemplated Lebanon. But after two adoptions and the current state of LGBT rights worldwide, our safe zones have become greatly reduced.

Coworth Park Ascot England: LuxEcoLiving's Best Equestrian Hotel in the World

LuxEco Living | Posted 02.26.2015 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By James and Nancy Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World "One of the most beautiful experiences of our lives! The Dorchester...

How to Have the Best Spring Break

Alex Lyman | Posted 03.02.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

It might be officially March, but we're still in the midst of the winter doldrums. Luckily, Spring Break is right around the corner, and is the perfect cure for cabin fever.

9 Ways To Get Over Your Fear Of Flying

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Feeling stressed about a trip? Follow these expert tips for easing your fear of flying. If you become an anxious mess every time you board a plane, you're not alone. "It's a fear that's particularly difficult to tackle because we need repetition to overcome our fears," says Reid Wilson, Ph.D.

Travel to Cuba Got a Lot Easier Last Week. Here's How.

Scott Norvell | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Scott Norvell

Each week now, the gates that have kept U.S. travelers from visiting Cuba are creaking open just a little more. If Paris Hilton -- who popped up in Havana this week unexpectedly -- can get there now, anyone can. Right?

Algeria From A Drone Might Be The Most Stunning Place We've Ever Seen

HuffPost Maghreb | Talia Lavin | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel

Algeria is a place of nearly unimaginable beauty and diversity. From the heights of the Tell Atlas mountains to the bleakly beautiful desert expanse o...

Why You Need To Prepare For Expatriation Like It's Pregnancy

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.01.2015 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

"Being an expat isn't always easy," she said. "It's kind of like having children. If someone had told us beforehand what it was really going to be like, we might not have done it." But at the end, she said, "When it's all over, it's so rewarding and so worth it."

Why You Should Leave Home and Experience an Internship in a New Country

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 02.28.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

Allowing for both personal and professional growth is right outside of your bubble. Make connections, immerse yourself in the culture, and find success. Once you step outside of your comfort zone, you'll grow more than you ever thought possible.

What Nutrition Experts Eat On Vacation

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.28.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're a healthy eater who practices portion control, you know a vacation can put a dent in your healthy lifestyle. Whether you're kicking back and...

Eight Hostels for When You're Too Old to Stay at a Hostel

Oyster | Posted 02.27.2015 | Travel
Oyster

What to do when you want to avoid bunk beds but still save money and meet like-minded travelers? We scoped out eight hostels around the world that offer low rates, stylish design, cool locations, private rooms, and the occasional shared (but clean, we promise) bathroom. No flip-flops or ear plugs required!

African Astronomy: The Top Safari Escapes for Sleeping Under the Stars

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 02.27.2015 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

After combing through hundreds of incredible safari accommodation options available on our website, we here at HotelsCombined have selected six truly standout open-air beds from which to stargaze.

6 Cruises to Book Right Now

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These are the cruise ships Condé Nast Traveler readers say they'd sail again (and again), in their own words. Plus, the cruise itineraries you should book right now.

What Kids Learn From Travel

Aimee Chan | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Aimee Chan

If you expose your children to as much of the world as possible they will learn where they fit and how lucky they are. Just by spending time with you in a different country or even just environment, they can learn about history, cultures, languages, conservation and, yes, poverty in a way that will stay with them for the rest of their lives.