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Taking Our Minds on Vacation

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.03.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jane Simon, M.D.

"Nowhere is there a more idyllic spot, a vacation home more private and peaceful, than in one's mind, especially when it is furnished in such a wa...

7 Reasons People Who Travel Are More Likely To Be Successful

YourTango | Posted 07.27.2015 | Travel

There's a lot of debate about what creates the road to success. It's perseverance, working hard, and being focused and motivated, no doubt. But can success come from knowing when to walk away and take a vacation?

I'd Rather Ride A Mexican Bus Than An American Airline

Beth Arnold | Posted 07.27.2015 | Travel
Beth Arnold

Yes, rather than enduring the time suck and hassle that air travel anywhere now promises--the long, expensive taxi ride to the airport, the shoving, surly crowds, and the chaotic security and boarding processes--we opted for a Mexican bus.

Villaway Redefines Luxury Travel

Morena Duwe | Posted 07.24.2015 | Business
Morena Duwe

There are many unique facets of travel. From traveling on a shoestring to luxury travel and everything in between, the acceleration of collaborative consumption has paved the way for businesses and people alike, completely revolutionizing the travel economy.

Why You Should Let Your Zodiac Sign Choose Your Next Meal | Posted 07.24.2015 | Taste

Well, what's your sign? That may seem like a bad pickup line but each astrology sign has its own characteristics and tastes.

Travel and Privilege: Why Is International Travel Easy for Nationals of Some Countries, But Not for Others?

The Advice Project | Posted 07.24.2015 | Travel
The Advice Project

Advice Project Cameroon Program Manager, Fomuso Blessing Nabila, and two teens from our class in Bamenda, Cameroon (Gaelle and Shneider), spent over 30 hours traveling due to a myriad of visa complications and problems with airline and airport officials.

11 Places to See the World's Hottest Sunsets

Trippy | Posted 07.24.2015 | Travel

There's nothing better than a not-to-be-believed sunset, so the travel community at shared where they've seen the best ones on their travels. Here's where they go to see the sun go down!

Most Obvious Study Ever Declares Women Like Sex on Vacation

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.24.2015 | Women
Van Winkle's

New research confirms what we already knew: Women are more inclined to let their freak flag fly on vacation and less concerned about catching a ...

Saturini: From Hinterland to Hordes in the Greek Isles

Sarah Stodola | Posted 07.24.2015 | Travel
Sarah Stodola

Arriving by boat to Santorini, the theatrical C-shaped island in Greece's Aegean Sea, means first entering the strange purgatory of the port, which of course sits at sea level, 1,200 feet below the villages atop the cliffs that everyone is here to see.

3 Reasons To Wait Until Fall To Make Your Big Trip

OWN | Posted 07.24.2015 | OWN

Planning a big trip this summer? Prepare to pay. Airlines, hotels and car rental services hike up their prices in during the busy summer months, and t...

Family Road Trip Through Denmark and Southern Sweden

Findery | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel

As a Finn, I have taken more road trips through Sweden and Denmark that I can remember. My parents would pack us up in the car, we'd take a ferry from Finland to Sweden, and off we'd go to spend a summer vacation in Germany.

6 Cheap Eats Iconic to Their City -- All Less Than $10

CheapTickets | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel

One of the truest ways to experience a city is to taste it, and that tour de taste should probably start with a bite of the city's most iconic food. Restaurants that serve these traditional tastes are stops not to be missed on your travels.

Plunge Into the Past With These Five Historic Swimming Pools

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

We've arranged a tour of five more historic pools to help you escape the sweltering summer heat. Dip your toes into these refreshingly cool swimming spots from around the country.

The Grand Tour: Paris

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel
Maria Rodale

The Grand Tour continues... Hello, Paris! Best salad of the whole trip, enjoyed at Hotel Le Meurice, Paris. The Eiffel Tower! Never enough E...

The Ins and Outs of Riding Eurail Like a Pro

Map Happy | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

It seems like everyone is planning to travel Eastern Europe these days but it hasn't quite caught up to its Western counterpart in terms of transportation. There are Eurail passes that cover these countries but that doesn't mean there are reliable trains running to every destination.

How To Find Success And A Fresh Start By Retiring Overseas | Posted 07.23.2015 | Fifty

As an expat retiree, you'll find yourself with more free time: time to retool and learn new skills. Time to spot opportunities, and to pursue them. Your retirement is likely to be much longer than your grandfather's was. What you do with it will be up to you.

7 Unknown Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow For Travel Inspiration

Oyster | Posted 07.23.2015 | Travel

Everyone knows about the big hitters: @natgeotravel, @anthonybourdain, @theblondeabroad... but what about those lesser-known travel junkies?

Hawaii's 'Weeping Wall' Is A Misty Oasis Of Waterfalls

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel

Why settle for one waterfall when you can be surrounded by an abundance of them? Located near the center of Hawaii's lush island of Kauai, "The Weepin...

Why Learning a Language Should Be on Your Bucket List

AK Turner | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel
AK Turner

The hours I spend in pursuit of knowledge might seem wasted, but the opposite is true. Whenever and wherever we travel, I will always endeavor to speak the native tongue, no matter how limited or butchered. I think learning a foreign language should be on everyone's bucket list.

Acapulco: Go for the Beach, Stay for the Food

Jaimee Ratliff | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel
Jaimee Ratliff

If you're looking for my appetite, you can find it in Mexico: on a spoon sitting in a big empty red bowl once filled with pozole rojo. I slurped my w...

Would You Like to Know What Your Relationship Is Made Of? Go On Vacation Together!

Jim Halfens | Posted 07.22.2015 | Divorce
Jim Halfens

Summer is a time for vacations, romance, relaxing and fun in the sun, sea and sand. Everyone loves this season... well almost everyone. Did you know that the rate of divorce skyrockets following this normally pleasurable time?

10 Most Romantic Places in the UK

Jane Anderson | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel
Jane Anderson

Britain can be incredibly romantic. Not the obvious stuff like the Tower of London, Stonehenge, or Shakespeare's Stratford. But there are many, many gorgeous little hideaways and beauty spots that most tourists never see.

He's So Fancy: In the Fast Lane From Boracay to Cairo

Tony Bennett | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel
Tony Bennett

If he'd been raised by a saber tooth tiger or a family of moths, life would have been much more difficult for Eric Teschke... At least, that's what he told me just an hour after meeting him for the first time at his 4th of July party.

The Endless Benefits of Travel

Kemi Nekvapil | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel
Kemi Nekvapil

When we move from one place to another we experience movement: I was in a different place yesterday to where I am today; tomorrow I can be somewhere completely different again. In the end, the question is: How far are you willing to travel, and what sort of map do you have to get you there?

America's Most Underrated Cities for Millennials

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Conde Nast Traveler

Where does twentysomething looking for culture (and possibly a job) go to find other Millennials? We found 10 American cities where they'd find a lot to love -- and we're not talking Austin or New York City.