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3 Steps to Planning Last Minute Road Trip for Valentine's Day

Abbie Unger | Posted 01.29.2016 | Travel
Abbie Unger

Valentine's Day is just around the corner but it is not too late to plan a getaway with your sweetie. Contrary to popular belief, memorable travel doesn't need to be carefully planned, some of the best travel is the spontaneous kind. Answer these three questions and you and your Valentine will be all set to celebrate each other.

Leaving Hawaii

Renee Fisher | Posted 01.28.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Life in the Boomer Lane has just returned from Hawaii, where she had the rewarding experience of spending many hours in airports and on planes, contemplating the human race.

My Life Changing 3 Weeks in Thailand

Katherine Miga | Posted 01.28.2016 | Travel
Katherine Miga

In my last few months of high school, I, Katherine Miga, have so much going on all of the time, however, constantly going through my head are the memories I made last summer when I traveled 11, 604 km from Canada to Thailand.

How to Take Children to an Aquarium

Liz Cleland | Posted 01.28.2016 | Parents
Liz Cleland

Try to schedule a time in between for naps and keep them well fed and hydrated. Aquariums get busy and you don't want a cranky little one.

The Rankings Are In. The 10 Best Hotels In America Right Now Are...

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.29.2016 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

(Silpa Nanan) Choosing the right hotel can be a challenge. Even after researching everything from location and on-site amenities to reviews from ...

Discover What It's Like to Visit Pixar Animation Studios

ScreenCraft | Posted 01.28.2016 | Entertainment

This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational ...

Why Most Travelers Shouldn't Let The Zika Virus Derail Their Plans

Peg Fairbairn | Posted 01.28.2016 | Fifty
Peg Fairbairn

Anyone considering travel to the equatorial regions of the Americas has in recent days undoubtedly been advised of the appearance of an unwelcome new addition to the litany of potential health threats in the region -- the Zika virus.

5 Reasons to Visit Honduras: The Murder Capital of the World

Josh Ferry Woodard | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Josh Ferry Woodard

Honduras may be known as the murder capital of the world but outside of the big cities, where gang violence and corruption are rife, you can expect to...

25 Reasons to Visit Romania With Diana-Florina Cosmin

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

All photos by Vali Barbulescu Diana is my model in life. She is an amazing writer, a passionate traveler, a very smart and beautiful woman, she is a...

The Top 30 Adventure Destinations for 2016

The Active Times | Posted 01.28.2016 | Travel
The Active Times

Looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush? Take a vacation full of adventures this year! Whether you need to get away for the weekend or knock somethin...

Vacationing in a Screen Saver

John Nicholson | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
John Nicholson

I've had many friends visit the Maldives over the years, and they all rave about it nonstop when they get back. This tiny archipelago in the Indian Oc...

Why Asian-American Families Don't Travel Abroad More, But Should

Cliff Hsia | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

Walking back to our B&B on a dark night on the quiet streets of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, we spotted something we hadn't seen in over two weeks in ...

Facing Your Fears

Emily Conyngham | Posted 01.27.2016 | Fifty
Emily Conyngham

My philosophy proves itself true all the time - every day has something valuable to offer. It can be a beautiful moment, information, a life lesson,...

Enchantment Isle: Exploring Puerto Rico's Eastern Side

Michelle Rae Uy | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Michelle Rae Uy

San Juan, Puerto Rico from San Cristobal (Photo: Michelle Rae) It was unfortunate that my very first glimpse of Puerto Rico was on a plane late at n...

The Best New Wines of Sardinia Are Co-operative Efforts

John Mariani | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
John Mariani

At one o'clock in the afternoon on a December day in Alghero, Sardinia, I was staving off jet lag in the most sensible way: eating tiny shrimp, mussels, razor clams, calamari and fried moray eel in La Boqueria, the city's fish market, while drinking a sparkling Vermentino di Sardegna called Akènta.

Science in Somaliland

Luiz A. Rocha | Posted 01.27.2016 | Science
Luiz A. Rocha

My work takes me to some spectacular places, and our latest expedition was no exception: Somaliland. When I told my colleagues where we were going, the reaction was predictably the same, everyone thought we were crazy.

Antarctica: Pole to Soul Part 2.

Ed Gillespie | Posted 01.28.2016 | Travel
Ed Gillespie

(Source: Getty Images) 72 Hours to Change the World... Changing our perspectives is difficult. We become entrenched in our world views, safe in our...

Potholes on the road to your greatest life

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

On my journey from London to Mongolia I found my way to Chernobyl in the Ukraine which is the site of the worlds worst nuclear disaster and I realized in that moment that everything could go so wrong so quickly in our lives that we need to be present, because presence is power.

The Best Reason To Visit Denver Right Now

Wendy E. Simmons | Posted 01.28.2016 | Travel
Wendy E. Simmons

Twenty shots of beer later, Laura and I had barely scratched the surface of Denver's craft beer scene, but I'd gained a far greater appreciation for beer and the people who brew it. That said, I'm sticking with Corona.

The Palio of Siena and its Passion and Tradition

Jan Angilella | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel
Jan Angilella

Last week, the organizers of The Palio, Siena's famous horse race, declined an invitation to appear in a parade for Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday, basically saying the parade might misrepresent the prestige of the historical and traditional event.

So THAT'S Why You Shouldn't Wear A Green Hat In China

SmarterTravel | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel

Colors play an important role in our lives. They can remind us of a place, a time of year, or our favorite traditions, and can also shape the way we f...

This Chart Shows Which Credit Cards Get Free Checked Bags

Map Happy | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

There are plenty of credit card/airline combinations that give holders the benefit of one or more free checked bags.

The Best Wi-Fi Tips for Working Travelers

Thrillist | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel

By: Matt Meltzer @mmeltrez Credit: Flickr/Aslakr When people hear you "work remotely" (especially if you're a travel writer), they pretty much assu...

Sweating It Out on the Island

Taylor Dibbert | Posted 01.26.2016 | Travel
Taylor Dibbert

I'm looking for my driver at the Colombo airport, but don't see him. I wait a few minutes and then realize I need to make a move.

Airbnb: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Jim Pickell | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business
Jim Pickell

Whether it's even part of the sharing economy (barely), Airbnb dominates many of the discussions surrounding how the sharing economy is impacting our travel and our very way of life.