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

Lonely Planet | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel
Lonely Planet

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy scruff-bucket town transforms for its once-a-year fabulous fiesta; or, when a mass mob of whales gathers at the nearby reef.

A Day In The Life Of A World Traveling Family

Cliff Hsia | Posted 07.14.2015 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

We love traveling, being in new places, meeting new people, eating new foods, and doing new things. And we like doing it together, as a family. What we don't like is the act of traveling, or physically moving from one place to another.

5 Things You Learn After Quitting Your Job and Backpacking Around the World

Quora | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
Quora

I quit my job at Dell, crammed some stuff into a backpack, and went to Southeast Asia (and a few other places) for about six weeks. Not exactly "traveling the world" as we only went to a few countries, but it was more of a backpacker/adventure travel experience than I had ever had previously.

The 10 Most Visited Cities Of 2015

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Every year, MasterCard puts together its Global Destination Cities Index, which tracks airline ticket purchases, souvenir purchases, and other travel spending data to figure out which cities are the most popular with tourists. Here's 2015's list.

5 Life Lessons One Man Learned While Traveling The World For 5 Years

Business Insider | Mark Manson | Posted 06.23.2015 | World

Almost five years ago, my apartment lease expired, I shipped a few boxes to my mom’s house, packed a suitcase to (hopefully) last me a few months, a...

Why I Travel the World. And You Should Too.

Kat Gal | Posted 06.15.2015 | Travel
Kat Gal

The first time I traveled I was less than one when my parents took me along for their holiday to Lake Balaton. The first time I went abroad I was four-years-old visiting Greece with my parents.

Anthony Bourdain's 12 Greatest Quotes About Drinking

Thrillist | Posted 06.11.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

He's given us plenty of booze-soaked pearls of wisdom from his many years on TV.

The 10 Most Beautiful Restaurants In The World

Architectural Digest | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel
Architectural Digest

As the World's 50 Best Restaurants releases its annual list of gastronomic excellence, AD spotlights 25 of the most beautifully designed honorees.

These 10 Gorgeous Travel Shots Will Make You Hit The Road Immediately

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts & Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.19.2015 | World

There's nothing like the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest to make you want to pack your bags and explore the hidden corners of the worl...

'Eat, Pray, Love for Families': Wide-Open World Book Review

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 05.30.2015 | Books
Alison van Diggelen

The book really hits its stride when the family spends time at an orphanage in India, and Marshall forges a powerful connection with a little orphan named Job. He's a cheeky little fellow, who lectures Marshall on religion and politics and yet is fiercely loyal and protective.

6 Reasons Why You'll Know It's Time to Move Overseas

Russell V. J. Ward | Posted 04.04.2015 | Travel
Russell V. J. Ward

How many times have you said you're going to do something but change your mind at the last minute? It might be a spontaneous pledge, a throw-away comment or spur-of-the-moment remark but the result is usually the same.

Circle the Planet -- at the San Francisco Bay Area Travel Show

Nicholas Kontis | Posted 04.01.2015 | Travel
Nicholas Kontis

Looking for a special resort in Fiji, or perhaps you're planning a safari in East or South Africa. Has the cold U.S. winter put Mexico or the Caribbean on the brain? Planning a magical vacation to India or perhaps a California road trip.

The Art of Family Travel

Cliff Hsia | Posted 03.28.2015 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

Then imagine taking your family and all your things to travel through different countries, living in different places, eating different foods, and trying to keep your sanity as parents along the way.

When to Cruise Where (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.09.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Our cruise expert shares the latest ships and sailings.

American Expatriates Should Come Home For The Holidays

Fred Lundgren | Posted 02.23.2015 | Travel
Fred Lundgren

So come on home to America where you can rant and rave all you want and help us change things for the better. Come home. We miss you and America needs your energy, your hands on knowledge of the world and your leadership.

The World's 6 Best Hotels For Empty Nesters

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 11.05.2014 | Fifty
Abby Tegnelia

Why settle into a quiet empty nest life when you can sell the house and see the world instead? Exactly. Talk about the road less traveled.

What I Learned From Five Months Of Travel

Cliff Hsia | Posted 10.27.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

These are the lessons about life that I have learned after five months of travel around the world...

The Most Useful Travel Tool Ever

Courtney and H.J. Derr | Posted 10.11.2014 | Travel
Courtney and H.J. Derr

In our last eight and a half months on the road, we've had the opportunity to put all the items in our bag to the test -- some proved useful and worthy investments, others not so much.

This Barber Backpacked Across The Globe And Found More Than Just The Perfect Shave

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 07.21.2014 | World

If you told Miguel Gutierrez at the start of his career that he would one day be backpacking across the world to perfect his haircutting craft, he'd h...

An Angel in Athens

Sabra Gertsch | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Sabra Gertsch

There's an angel in Athens waiting at the corner, and he's been sitting there patiently for 23 years.

This Is The Tour Of Barcelona You've Been Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel

It is no secret that Barcelona is a vibrant international destination, but the city has never looked livelier -- or lovelier -- than it does in these ...

Love In A 32-Inch Suitcase

Lynne Martin | Posted 09.06.2014 | Fifty
Lynne Martin

I heard my husband Tim say, "If you're going to live in a 500 square foot apartment in a country where you can't speak the language, you'd better really like the person you're with." The woman seated next to him at the dinner party giggled.

Have You Stayed in One of These?

Home Away | Posted 08.25.2014 | Travel
Home Away

What will make your summer vacay the most memorable, one-of-a-kind trip this year? We've got a million options. No, literally a million!

Inspiration to Travel

Kevin Richberg | Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

This video is a simple compilation of single-visuals from each of the 64 countries filmed during the three year run of The 30 Postcards Project.

How Google Earth Led to the Discovery of a Long-Lost Forest

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The age of exploration is usually said to have ended in the late 1600s, when European settlements had been established on most of the world's continents and the search for new trade routes was pretty much over. But that doesn't mean the globe was fully mapped, not by a long ways.