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3 Best Hiking Destinations in Great Britain

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Gabrielle Boucher of University of Tampa Three locations across Britain that offer amazing hiking experiences. When thinking of the British coun...

Simple Tips for Sustainable Travel

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Alexandria Polanosky of Ohio University Be kind to the Earth we're all exploring. Being able to travel as a student is a wonderful privilege and ...

Tour du Mont Blanc: The Perfect First Solo Hike

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Evan Przesiecki of Carleton University The accessible 170km route traditionally encircles Western Europe's highest mountain, crosses through 3 dif...

Architectural Masterpieces Topping Every Young Traveler's List

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Brooke Stafford of Pennsylvania State University Because architecture is cool. Architecture isn't solely the interest of older generations; inste...

The Joy Of Writing

Roota Choksi | Posted 06.17.2016 | Travel
Roota Choksi

Because I am a writer. I like to write about stuff that touches the strings of my heart and makes it go gooey and happy. Then , I feel like sharing the gooey feeling with the world. I feel that there's no dearth of sadness in the world , there is a need of lots of happiness and love.

Stop Shaming Tourists, You're One Too!

Lavina Dsouza | Posted 05.25.2016 | Travel
Lavina Dsouza

Being a Game of Thrones character for a day // Northern Ireland Every so often, a 'How to be a traveler', 'How not to be a tourist', 'Why you're a tr...

Tips For Renting a Motorbike (Thailand)

David Anthony | Posted 04.28.2016 | Travel
David Anthony

Thinking about renting a motorbike on your next holiday in Thailand? Here are a few tips to help you understand and expect how the process will go. F...

Is Technology Creating the Traveler of a 'Lesser God'?

Maria Paravantes | Posted 03.15.2016 | Travel
Maria Paravantes

It's all about you, the customer and how to better meet your needs and make your travel experience as smooth as possible with the least possible setba...

5 Ways I've Benefited From Being a Ginger Traveler

Drew Goldberg | Posted 01.25.2016 | Travel
Drew Goldberg

Without question, I owe a big portion of my success to my fiery red hair color, and I'm damn proud of it. It has shaped my identity and has played a huge role for the person I am today.

Austin's Swankiest Hotels (and Their Best Amenities)

Deborah Stachelski | Posted 12.16.2015 | Travel
Deborah Stachelski

W Austin Having just celebrated its fifth birthday in Austin, it comes as no surprise that the W Hotel has its own category in the hotel world....

The Unwritten Rules of Flying We All Need To Follow

Erin Block | Posted 12.10.2015 | Travel
Erin Block

Traveling can be stressful, but remember these commandments to make your experience as easy as possible.

And The Airlines With The Most Legroom Are...

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.08.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Newer and more efficient airplanes means airlines are offering longer and longer flights, but can you handle 13 hours with only 30 inches of space? Condé Nast Traveler reports which airlines, both domestic and international, offer the best (and the worst) legroom.

These Are The Best Airlines In The U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.08.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Barbara Peterson, Condé Nast Traveler Courtesy Virgin America Condé Nast Traveler readers rate America's airlines, large and small. Who h...

7 Qualities To Look For In A Travel Companion

Marjorie Freimuth | Posted 10.19.2015 | Travel
Marjorie Freimuth

While a person with a good sense of direction is an added bonus, it's also fun if this person has a penchant for wandering until, and even if, he or she gets lost. While traversing an entire city on foot can be exhausting, it's also a great way to see things off the beaten path and get your bearings.

Traveler's Aid-How It Happened

Gary Garfield | Posted 09.03.2016 | Travel
Gary Garfield

Along the way, I have asked thousands of questions of strangers on the street, innumerable directions from folks at airport Travel Information kiosks, hotels, car rental agencies, airport ambassadors, taxi drivers and anyone else that would stop long enough to listen and answer my queries.

3 Days In San Francisco

Nastasia Yakoub | Posted 08.11.2016 | Travel
Nastasia Yakoub

San Francisco is truly an awe-inspiring city. From it's stunning landscapes to it's funky street art and coffee shops, San Francisco has so much to of...

Venice, Italy: Vacation More as a Traveler & Less Like a Tourist

Marie Ohanesian Nardin | Posted 07.26.2016 | Travel
Marie Ohanesian Nardin

Recently, I've read a lot about Venice, Italy, and tourism in the town that's played an important role in my life for close to three decades. Many writers, bloggers, journalists speak about what attractions you should avoid, where not to eat or what not to buy when visiting.

Lights Go On: Part LII -- The Road Not Taken

Thomas Bähler | Posted 07.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Thomas Bähler

Click here to listen to Robert Frost recite his poem This poem has made a difference in my life. I'll wager it has in yours too. TWO roads diverged...

Faithful Shopper -- More for Mom

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 06.28.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Flowers, chocolates, perfume -- it's what most of us give the moms in our lives on Mother's Day. But why be conventional? After all, moms have many lives -- they work, they travel, they lead. Get a gift for the woman she is besides a mom.

10 Top Apps I Can't Live Without

Susan Holmes-McKagan | Posted 04.08.2015 | Technology
Susan Holmes-McKagan

Due to the enormous range of apps available, I decided to put together a list of some of my essential and all time favorites, that make my crazy busy life as a mom, wife, businesswoman and world traveler to provide you with perhaps a more pleasurable day to day experience.

An Aussie Out of Water: 3 Nights in the Outback

Dominique Kane | Posted 02.07.2015 | Travel
Dominique Kane

It was a blistering 35 degrees Celsius, but I was so preoccupied by my new surroundings that I barely noticed the heat. As I started the ignition of my rental car, my nerves tingled. I'm alone, in the desert. I'm going to be driving around in the desert, alone.

A Portrait of Travel, from Kodak to Instagram

Edward Piegza | Posted 09.13.2014 | Travel
Edward Piegza

For a perfect symbol of how travel has changed over the last 20 years, I vote for that little cheese-yellow box of Kodak film. Oh, the debates we had about how many rolls of 24 or 36 exposures to cram into our bags.

From Cave Painters to Cassoulet: A Trip to Southwest France 100,000 Years in the Making

Edward Piegza | Posted 07.01.2014 | Travel
Edward Piegza

I'll always be grateful to southwest France and Bart for giving me 100,000 years of memories.

Your Kids' Brains on Spring Break: 8 Is the New 12

Edward Piegza | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Edward Piegza

With spring break upon us and summer vacation just around the corner, parents are once again faced with the age-old debate: When it comes to international travel with kids in tow, how old is old enough for children to truly appreciate a trip abroad?

Travel Tips: Avoiding Fees When Changing a Flight

Sonia Gil | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

You finally purchased your plane ticket, you are already daydreaming about the piña colada that will soon be in your hand and then -- life gets in the way.