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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.

Ain't No Mountain High Enough: 7 Romantic Mountaintop Hotels

Oyster | Posted 01.13.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Rather than traversing mountains, rivers, and valleys to get to your sweetheart, we heartily recommend making that journey together -- because it's really hard to top a romantic getaway snuggled up in a cozy mountain cabin or ski chalet.

Our Italian Anniversary Trip: He Went for the Soccer, I Went for Sicily. What We Got Was the Surprise of a Lifetime

Denice Duff | Posted 10.04.2014 | Travel
Denice Duff

While in Sicily something magical happened on one day, without any planning or use of technology... Just me, my husband and two bad photocopies of a picture of my great-grandmother and a street in her village, Sperlinga.

5 Tips for a Successful Family 'Racecation'

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 06.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

First and foremost, it's a family vacation. So, you'll want to make sure you plan enough fun things to keep your entire family entertained and happy during the trip. You may be worried about the race, but the rest of your family shouldn't be.

Iceland With a Toddler - A Photo Blog

Limari Colon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Limari Colon

"Why Iceland?" My friends ask me when I tell them I just returned from an awesome trip. I'm happy to report it was our best trip yet! We had the time of our lives and I've got pictures to prove it. Here's what you can do if you're planning a trip to Iceland with a toddler:

Best Hotels for Live Music

Tablet | Posted 08.06.2013 | Travel
Tablet

We've rounded up a few of our favorite hotels for catching some live music, from Stockholm to the Sunset Strip.

Hard-to-Get-to Restaurants Worth the Trip

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.16.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

The hunt is on for the world's best food found in the most remote corners of the Earth.

Hotels That Redefine Camping

Tablet | Posted 08.10.2013 | Travel
Tablet

Some of us dream of escaping into the outdoors, but without all the twisting of tent poles, all those roots and rocks pressing against your spine. Here we present seven hotels that take most of the rough edges off the camping experience.

Beyond the Running of the Bulls: Spain's 10 Wildest Festivals

minube | Posted 07.10.2013 | Travel
minube

In recent years, other fiestas like Valencia's tomato-throwing bash, La Tomatina, have made the international tourist radar and now draw visitors from around the world.

10 Secrets For Visiting A Big City On A Budget

Women & Co | Posted 10.02.2012 | Travel
Women & Co

If you want to make the most out of your trip -- whether it's for a quick weekend getaway or a full week of sightseeing -- follow these pointers for ways you can enjoy some of the most expensive cities in the world without breaking the bank.

When a Vacation is a Trip

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 09.30.2012 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

Do you know the difference between a vacation and a trip? A trip is what you do with children; a vacation is for parents alone. Here is the good news: there is room and need for both.

Want to Stay Healthy? Go Ahead and Take a Vacation

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 09.22.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

If you want to stay healthy and well, it may surprise you that a summer break may just be what you need -- and what this doctor is recommending.

How to Order Vegan, Gluten Free Or Healthier Options at National Restaurant Chains

Carolyn Scott | Posted 06.12.2012 | Home
Carolyn Scott

Expanding on last week's post on healthier fast food finds, I've compiled a list of popular restaurant chains that can be found nationwide.

PHOTOS: 10 Wonka-Style Chocolate Factory Tours Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

If you're vying to upgrade from bystander to real connoisseur -- from social chocolate-lover to official taste tester -- it's time to go behind the scene.

9 Questions To Ask About Someone's Big, Life-Changing Trip.

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.28.2011 | Travel
Gretchen Rubin

Every Wednesday is Tip Day. This Wednesday: 9 questions to ask about someone's big, life-changing trip. One of my resolutions is to Enter into the i...

Wine Country Wonders: Vineyard Vacations

Jetsetter.com | Posted 10.26.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

What's better than an afternoon of swilling and slurping?

Which Type of Honeymooner Are You?

Jetsetter.com | Posted 09.27.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

Figure out which type of honeymooner you and your significant other will be.

Q& A With Valerie Rains, Editor of Budget Travel's Girlfriend Getaways

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 07.20.2011 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Friendships need to be nurtured and travel -- even for a weekend -- allows friends to see new places, strengthen vital ties, and create shared memorie...

Feels Like the First Time (Because It Is): Skiing in Hunter, NY

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jon Chattman

This past weekend, I went skiing for the first time, and I'm delighted to say I didn't embarrass myself that much. The reason is quite simple: it's where I skied.

PHOTOS: 12 Romantic Getaways For You & Your Valentine

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

We're not the types to spring for a dozen red roses and call it a day. Valentine's Day is about doing something memorable for your loved one, and we c...

Ohhh-rlando!

Carolyn Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Carolyn Scott

Orlando is hands down the capital of family fun. Every corner has some sort of attraction, deal, meal or steal. And it can be tough to eat healthy...

PHOTOS: 9 Beaches To Escape The Frigid Cold

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

With the holidays over -- and as the snowstorms keep coming -- it seems like there's no end in sight to cold temperatures and icy streets. But don't b...

Change of Plans? My BFF Fell in Love With My Roommate

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

I'm 22, and my best friend Allie and I have been friends for 11 years. She has never been good at balancing things, and now with a boyfriend and best friends in two different cities, she's predictably having trouble.

Business Trip = Fitness Trip

Carolyn Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Carolyn Scott

It's easy to fit in fitness. Not to mention, it will keep you sharp and that's always a good thing when it comes to business!

More Eco, Healthy And Voluntourism Travel Services

Carolyn Scott | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Carolyn Scott

The economy hasn't been to kind to many people recently, so travel has been put on the back burner. Lucky for you, I've compiled a list of ways you can hit the road regardless of budget, diet or carbon footprint.