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Falmouth Cornwall - Mediterranean of the UK?

Rebecca Hall | Posted 06.28.2016 | Travel
Rebecca Hall

Whilst many may associate Falmouth with the small town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, what many might not actually know is that Falmouth is actually a harbour town located in Cornwall, the far South West county of the UK.

10 Positively British Experiences You Must Have On A Trip To The UK

Alison Chino | Posted 06.03.2016 | Travel
Alison Chino

1. Visit A Castle, a Palace or Stately Home. Buckingham Palace. Edinburgh Castle. Chetsworth. There are more fancy places to tour than you could poss...

36 Hours in Edinburgh Scotland

David Anthony | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
David Anthony

Planning to travel around or backpack throughout Europe? Edinburgh, Scotland should definitely be a stop along your route, and here is what you can ex...

Ultimate Guide to Spending Your Money in 42 Countries This Summer

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.17.2016 | Travel
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Contributor More Americans are traveling abroad in part because of the strength of the dollar overseas. But knowing that your mon...

10 Things Every London Visitor Should Know

Stephanie Mayo | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Stephanie Mayo

Many people on their first visit to London are a tad put off their game, everything feels backwards with cars on the other side of the road and even though you speak the same language their phrases and words seem foreign. So it's with this that I decided to put together some London tips to help you understand what's going on.

London - Top 10 For First Timers

Sharmistha Sahoo | Posted 04.04.2016 | Travel
Sharmistha Sahoo

Of all the places where I've been across 3 continents (yet!), London captures my heart like no other place ! London, England's capital, set on the Riv...

Everything You Need to Know About How to Stay Safe While Traveling

Amandah Blackwell | Posted 03.30.2016 | Travel
Amandah Blackwell

Admit it. How to stay safe while traveling may be on your mind. Right? With attacks happening at popular destinations, you may be too scared to trave...

Planning a Vacation Outside the UK? 7 Things You Must Not forget

Toby Nwazor | Posted 03.23.2016 | Travel
Toby Nwazor

Living in the UK often means a "Stay calm and Move on", phlegmatic approach to life and a conservative approach to life too. However, travelling to certain countries like the US, or even the islands like the Bahamas and Jamaica may present you with a huge culture shock.

8 Things You Learn From Moving Abroad

Alicia Haque | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel
Alicia Haque

The best because it's made me confident, strong and open-minded, and it's been so much fun. The hardest because I'm living my dream life, only my team back home can't be a part of the adventure for more than a few weeks a year. One thing for sure about moving away is that it will change you. Forever.

5 Incredible Adventures in the United Kingdom

The Outbound Collective | Posted 11.17.2015 | Travel
The Outbound Collective

When you think of a vacation to the United Kingdom, you're probably envisioning Big Ben, castles, museums, and cathedrals. That side of the UK is well worth a visit, no doubt, but we've got some adventures for you to see the countryside of the United Kingdom like you never have.

How to Choose the Perfect London Hotel

George Hobica | Posted 09.03.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

Over the past 40 years or so, I've stayed in over 100 London hotels, from grotty bed-and-breakfasts near Paddington Station to the Savoy and Claridge's, and I've never seen a city with so much variety. New York City doesn't even come close.

11 Bridges With Unbelievable Waterfall Views

Architectural Digest | Posted 09.03.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

Waterfalls are among nature's most spectacular sights. Architectural Digest rounds up 11 bridges across the globe that bring us closer to the action, from a footbridge that snakes toward Iguazu Falls, on the border of Brazil and Argentina, to Victoria Falls Bridge.

Cultural London: Top Events and Exhibits This Autumn

George Hobica | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

Which of the world's museums is the most Googled? It's London's Science Museum. I recently spent an hour in the museum's permanent exhibit of information technology through the ages and I can see why.

Beauty in the Ruins of Tintern Abbey

Rick Steves | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Tintern Abbey is one of most beautiful and evocative sights in all of Britain. And seeing a wedding ceremony inside was icing on the cake.

Are You Prepared to Deal With the Top Consequences of Travel?

Amandah Blackwell | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Amandah Blackwell

Consider this... Traveling may not be what you thought it would be, even though people say that travel is the best thing you can do.

The Book That Taught Me How To Experience Life Properly

Judith Newton | Posted 06.20.2016 | Fifty
Judith Newton

On our flight to England, I'd read Mark Doty's Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy. It is a book about still life pictures, but also about love, loss and our hunger for intimacy. The book moved me, and in the course of a ten hour journey, altered my understanding of why I travel, of why I need to travel.

Beer & Beds: Four Luxurious London Pubs

George Hobica | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
George Hobica

Most London pubs no longer have bedrooms for rent above the shop, but a surprising number still do, and over the past few years several forward (or backward) thinking entrepreneurs have revived the concept.

6 Dreamy Travel Destinations for This Summer

Findery | Posted 05.21.2016 | Travel
Findery

Oops! I did it again. I forgot to make summer travel plans, and it's almost the end of May! Time to come up with a few ideas of where to head this summer.

Where in the World Is the Best Place to Be in May?

Lonely Planet | Posted 06.22.2015 | Travel
Lonely Planet

This month, we invite you to sing for spring at one of the world's most famous university cities, and mingle with the stars on the French Riviera.

7 Cinderella Castles To Escape To With Your Prince

trivago | Posted 05.12.2015 | Travel
trivago

Just in time for Disney's new Cinderella movie release, we've found seven secret castles you can sleep in that will make you feel as if you are living in a real-life fairy tale... no fairy godmothers required!

Walking Through Winter to Get to Spring

Alison Chino | Posted 04.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Alison Chino

I can hear the wind outside and the rain hitting the tin roof of the porch. I check the weather three times to see if there is a better window for get...

UK, Canada Travelers Offer Cuba Travel Tips

Travelzoo | Posted 04.22.2015 | Travel
Travelzoo

With relaxed restrictions for American travelers to Cuba making headlines, our Deal Experts are champing at the bit to visit this Caribbean nation that's so close to the U.S., but has been out of reach for so long.

5 Easy Places to Feel Like a Backpacking God

Dan Miles | Posted 03.29.2015 | Travel
Dan Miles

Who hasn't wanted to break loose with nothing but a backpack? But what if you can't just quit your job to go and sell coconut jewelry on a beach? Where can you get maximum traveling kudos for minimum outlay of time and energy?

How to Land the Best Holiday Jobs Abroad

Dan Miles | Posted 03.23.2015 | Travel
Dan Miles

I recently worked out that I have spent 15 of the last 20 years working abroad; ranging from tending bar and waiting tables, to teaching, to working on a stall that sold missiles at an arms fair (no experience necessary apparently).

Destinations to Watch in 2015

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.08.2015 | Travel
SmarterTravel

With nearly 200 countries in the world, choosing your next destination is no small task. Luckily, some cities and countries are setting themselves apart in 2015 with brand-new service and developments, big birthdays, yearlong festivities and global events.