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This Remote Corner Of Iceland Is Total, Magical Bliss

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.10.2016 | Travel

Sometimes, travelers are slammed with an intense craving to run away from it all and truly disconnect.  Um, have you heard of Iceland? We'v...

Go to Plitvice Lakes, Croatia. Right Now.

Carolyn Dickson | Posted 02.05.2016 | Travel
Carolyn Dickson

People always refer to "love at first sight" in regards to meeting someone for the first time. Your heart starts racing, your palms get sweaty, knees ...

5 Realizations From Quitting My Job to Travel Europe With No Plan

Anthony Awadalla | Posted 02.03.2016 | Travel
Anthony Awadalla

I've read that traveling can be the best teacher. But the best teacher of what exactly? I believe that depends on the person and how many lessons you ...

The Surf Love Story of an Introvert Mermaid

Candace Loy | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Candace Loy

In the beginning, I was always more scared, than calm, excited and confident like those around me. The pictures you see of the composed and artful ...

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...

10 Modern Travel Words You Need To Know

Shanti Burton | Posted 01.19.2016 | Travel
Shanti Burton

We've all heard of the terms globetrotters, day trippers and wanderlust but have you heard of glamping, a solivagant or mancations?

The World's 8 Sexiest Hotel Suites for a Romantic Getaway in 2016

Oyster | Posted 01.13.2016 | Travel

Have an anniversary coming up? Or just want to spice things up with your partner? Booking a hotel room with a cozy bed, scenic views, and two-person hot tub is a tried-and-true way to dial up the romance.

3 Hot Spots to Wellness Travel in 2016

Linden Schaffer | Posted 01.06.2016 | Travel
Linden Schaffer

With more and more wellness travel opportunities out there, this year maximize your days off and return home not only refreshed and relaxed, but with better well-being.

'Quit Your Job And Travel The World' Is The Worst Advice Ever

Nina Ragusa | Posted 01.05.2016 | Travel
Nina Ragusa

Quit your job and travel. Just leave your job, pack your bag and travel! It's a quote said by many travelers who've been on the road a while -- by so...

My European Top Ten Moments

Rick Steves | Posted 12.28.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

I was recently asked about my "top ten magic moments" in Europe. I thought I'd share them with my blog friends.

So You Wish You Could Travel?

Marjorie Freimuth | Posted 12.16.2015 | Travel
Marjorie Freimuth

It irks me when people look at what I do as some great and mystical thing, when in reality, I just buy a plane ticket, pack a bag (that, more often than not, ends up being too full of clothes that I never wear), and work out the details on the way.

21 Travel Tattoos That Capture The Beautiful Pull Of Wanderlust

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.15.2015 | Travel

For some people, the travel bug lasts a lifetime. And while photo albums and tchotchkes can conjure wonderful memories, sometimes you want to wear you...

Rick Steves' European Christmas: Bath and the Countryside

Rick Steves | Posted 12.14.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Merry Christmas! To celebrate the season, I'm sharing clips, extras and behind-the-scenes notes from Rick Steves' European Christmas. Writing the Ric...

12 Incredible Places to Visit in Turkey

Jinna Yang | Posted 12.08.2015 | Travel
Jinna Yang

Turkey is home to some of the most beautiful, historical and geographically diverse places on Earth. Here are 12 places that I can't wait to visit the...

42 Gifts For Anyone With Wanderlust

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 12.16.2015 | Travel

Have you been bit by the travel bug? Is your sister, or best friend, a globe-trotting fairy person? Whether you're looking for stylish d&ea...

The World's Best Destinations To Travel Alone

Jinna Yang | Posted 12.01.2015 | Travel
Jinna Yang

These are the top 12 countries that are well-known to cater to the solo traveler -- due to their safety, popularity among other solo travelers, and overall guaranteed to give you the time of your life.

21 Signs You Have Been Bitten by the Travel Bug

Sonal Kwatra Paladini | Posted 11.24.2015 | Travel
Sonal Kwatra Paladini

There is a wicked bug that tends to bite curious minds. A single bite is strong enough to transform the victim's mind and life forever. Yes, I'm tal...

6 Life-Altering Things We Only Learn From Backpacking

Colleen Berge | Posted 12.02.2015 | Travel
Colleen Berge

Traveling takes us from the security of the known to the excitement of the unknown. Put into new situations, we can learn to see ourselves in a different light. Each trip we take has the potential to teach us and mold our characters and thoughts.

What a 9-Month Long Trip Around the World Looks Like in 150 Photos

How Far From Home | Posted 11.18.2015 | Travel
How Far From Home

Since departing on our global trip we have covered the equivalent of 40 000 miles, which is almost twice around the equator, visiting 4 continents, 12 countries and 40 cities - and we're only getting started.

You Won't Want to Bring Your Kids to These 12 Destinations

Oyster | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel

Whether you're looking to have a romantic getaway with your significant other, or simply cut travel expenses (and annoyances? maybe we're going too far...), there are plenty of destinations best suited for couples.

Avoiding International Incidents and Other Noble Travel Goals: Part 3

Erika Lafrennie | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel
Erika Lafrennie

After all this excitement, we finally staggered back to camp, only to realize that now we had to find some way to relax enough to actually fall asleep on a blanket in the desert.

These 9 Cozy Hotels Will Get You Through the Winter

Oyster | Posted 11.02.2015 | Travel

Our strategy to make it through the colder months? Find a warm, cozy hideout to hunker down, preferably one with room service. These nine hotels -- with their fireplaces, fire pits, and other toasty features -- provide the perfect hibernation spots that will thaw out our feet and our hearts.

5 Reasons Why You Should Take Your Kids to Western Germany

Liz Brownlees | Posted 10.13.2015 | Travel
Liz Brownlees

It appears our Dutch friends have found a secret that they don't want to share! There is so much to see and do here, that in the 6 months that we have called Germany home, we feel like we have only just scratched the surface.

Expectations Versus Reality

Katie Shapiro | Posted 10.01.2015 | Women
Katie Shapiro

I want to see the mess and the tears and the bags under the eyes. I want to see the piles of homework and the stack of books that will never actually get read. I want to see people laughing because life is so hectic that sometimes that's the only option. Because that's where I'm at right now, and I really wouldn't mind some company.

The Perfect Spot To Visit, Every Month Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 09.30.2015 | Travel

We all know the feeling -- we want to get the heck out of town but we're not exactly sure where we want to travel to next. Between researching ai...