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When You Travel, Leave Your Baggage Behind

David Scott Clegg | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel
David Scott Clegg

Travel, in any form, provides us with such opportunity. When we move from the known, the familiar, and into the unknown, we are provided a choice. In life, we are always provided a choice. Perhaps not in what we are to experience, but in how we choose to experience it.

Last Year's Most On-Time Airlines in the U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The U.S. Department of Transportation just released a new survey of the most on-time airlines in America, rating the major carriers on their ability to get passengers to their destinations on schedule. While the number-one carrier comes as no surprise, some of the other top performers deserve recognition for a job (largely) well done in 2014.

10 Romantic Getaways You've Never Done Before

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel

Feel like you and your sweetheart have done everything there is to do? This Valentine's Day, think outside of the (chocolate) box and embark on one of...

The Germiest Places On Your Trip

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.25.2015 | Travel

We have a higher chance of getting sick while traveling than in daily life. That's because shared spaces and tight quarters are germ havens for colds, flus, and worse. So what's an aspiring healthy traveler to do? Know the danger zones, and act quickly to neutralize the threat. Oh, and think twice before touching that hotel remote.

How to Save Up for Travel in 2015

Sonia Gil | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel
Sonia Gil

We are at the beginning of a brand new year! This means new resolutions, new goals, and new dream destinations. I'm going to show you how to stop dreaming, and make your trips a reality.

We Get the Winter Blues in the Caribbean, Too

Amanda Walkins | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

Those of us who left that frozen tundra behind and moved to the Caribbean are also suffering from the winter blues. And aquas. And greens. And you know what? We're really not suffering actually.

Ready for Their Close-up: 4 Hometown B&B's of Oscar Nominees | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel

Since the film awards season is well under way, it's a great time to discover a little bit more about some of our favorite nominees. While meeting them in person seems pretty unlikely, you can still walk in their footsteps -- so to speak -- with a visit to the hometowns they hail from.

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

Oyster | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel

Made up of 26 atolls scattered in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a beach destination that's totally set apart from other tropical getaways like the Caribbean and Mexico.

14 Reasons You Should Book It To Bali

Findery | Posted 02.25.2015 | Travel

Bali is an island for romantic getaways, ladies-only trips, family vacations, or independent travels. Bali offers the perfect mix of exotic culture, tropical weather and luxury for everyone. Here are 14 tips for eating, praying and loving in Bali.

5 Snubbed Stars, 5 Oscar "Sulk-ations"

trivago | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel

Every year, some of Hollywood's biggest stars get snubbed during the film awards season. This year is no exception. Many believe Jennifer Aniston, Jake Gyllenhaal, Angelina Jolie and others were "robbed" of Academy Awards.

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39 Hours Inside The Biggest Human Migration On Earth | Matt Sheehan | Posted 02.26.2015 | World

Looking across this sea of anxious faces, it’s easy to forget this is a holiday. Knotted brows frame weary eyes in a crowd as deep as a football fie...

9 Must-Try Jet Lag Remedies

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Few things foil ambitious travel plans as commonly as jet lag. Over the years, scientists have experimented with a slew of solutions to mixed results: Jet lag is, after all, a multi-faceted juggernaut that no one thing, except time, can cure.

14 Photos That Will Want to Make You Fly to Maui Now

WHERE | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel

When you think of Maui, gorgeous beaches with enormous waves that are perfect for surfing come straight to mind. This Hawaiian island has even more to...

35 Photos to Spike Your Adrenaline and Spark your Wanderlust

DL Cade | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel
DL Cade

Each year, thousands of people start off the New Year determined that, this year, they'll travel. This year, they'll live life to the fullest and stop...

Chinese New Year: Top 10 Goat-tastic Places Around the World

Cheapflights | Posted 02.19.2015 | Travel

The Goat is the eighth sign of the 12-year cycle of animals that appear in the Chinese zodiac. Associated with the eighth Earthly Branch symbol, those born in the Year of the Goat are considered to be intelligent, creative, dependable and calm.

Iceland's Sublime Silence

The Week | Sarah Eberspacher | Posted 02.19.2015 | World

For as long as she can remember, Lodoe Laura has been fascinated by Iceland. "I think of it as this really special place, isolated and reclusive," ...

The Future of Vietnam Travel Is Anchored By Deep Traditions

Tamar Lowell | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Tamar Lowell

Vietnam is a name that stirs the senses and emotions. It conjures visions of proud farmers in conical straw hats tending their rice paddies. It conjures smells of lemongrass, ginger and mint, savory spices used in Vietnamese cooking.

Dear Mom: Part Five

Patricia Rust | Posted 02.19.2015 | Fifty
Patricia Rust

Truth be told, most days with Rob feel like Valentine's Day anyway. Why mess with success? I miss you, Mom. Hope you and Dad are dancing on clouds and giving the stars a run for their money.

Students Should Collaborate in the Classroom, Not Compete

THINK Global School | Posted 02.18.2015 | Education
THINK Global School

As the first term of our 2014-15 school year recently wound to a close in New Zealand, I looked through the student survey responses for my course and remembered one of my opening statements to the ninth and tenth grade students.

How to Photograph Yosemite Like a Pro

Global Yodel | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Global Yodel

Situated in the Sierra Nevada mountain range in east central California, the boundaries of Yosemite National Park envelope more than 1,200 square miles of wilderness, including monolithic granite faces, lush grasslands, magnificent forests, tranquil lakes, and thundering waterfalls.

Why We Travel

Arthur Hoyle | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Arthur Hoyle

Why do we travel? Well, we are all travelers, all the time, traveling the journey of our lives while our planet spins on its orbit. Our trips, whether we call them vacations, or getaways, or adventures, or explorations, are all mini-versions of our big journey, through which we hope to find something, the meaning of our existence, perhaps.

The Ups and Downs of Travel and Life

Cliff Hsia | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

These are the ups and downs of travel. Kids get sick, parents get sick, things get lost and stress is created. It was inevitable we'd get sick while we were in Thailand. It was not a question of if, but when.

Travel Is an Attitude

Hiba Giacoletto | Posted 02.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Hiba Giacoletto

Here are five ways you can bring this "keep traveling" attitude to your life without needing to physically travel.

L.A. Confidential

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

The one Los Angeles location visitors never consider... is Los Angeles itself. There used to be no "there" there. But there is now. A newly hip downtown LA has been the best kept secret on the West Coast, until now.

Taking Yoga Off the Mat

Jordi Lippe | Posted 02.18.2015 | Impact
Jordi Lippe

Photo Credit: buildOn The beginnings of yoga can be traced back over 5,000 years but has only become massively popular in the last decade. In fact, i...