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11 Travel Tips Italians Want Americans To Know Before They Arrive There

Lisa Condie | Posted 04.09.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Condie

Italians are very kind, and extremely patient (unless they're driving). They are the guardians of some of history's most magnificent treasures, and they are used to sharing them. However, there are a few things Italians want Americans to know before you arrive in their country.

Summer Vacation Doesn't Have To Break The Bank

AP | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — Summer vacationers looking for deals on hotel rooms are going to have to search a little harder. The average cost of a room now sta...

United Launches Flights In Popular Summer Town

AP | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The first United Airlines flight landed at Atlantic City International Airport from Chicago on Tuesday, signaling w...

What Are the Pueblos Mágicos? The Best Reason to Visit Mexico

minube | Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel
minube

Deep in the heart of rural Mexico, you'll find the Pueblos Mágicos, a select group of Mexican villages whose cultural, historical, or natural treasures have been deemed, well, magical.

These Coastal English Towns Are Too Charming

Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel

Spring is here and if you're not already dreaming about your idyllic seaside retreat this summer, you will be now. We found 10 English resort town...

The River Thames Could Become A Giant Swimming Pool

Posted 02.14.2014 | Travel

Would you like to go for a swim in the River Thames? British architecture firm Studio Octopi released designs this week for public swimming areas ...

20 Reasons to Drop Everything and Go to Spain

minube | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel
minube

1.) The Mediterranean coast is paradise Spain's long, sandy Atlantic beaches and cozy Mediterranean coves are rightly famous throughout Europe....

Just In Case You've Forgotten, Half The Planet Is In The Middle Of A Sweaty Summer Right Now

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

In most parts of the U.S. right now, it is cooooooooold. Like eye lids forever opened/closed, boogers a permanent part of your nose, beer freezing, an...

Europe's 10 Best Adventure Destinations

minube | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
minube

From the glaciers and volcanos of Iceland to the warm waters of the Canary Islands, here are Europe's 10 best adventure destinations.

10 Islands For A Perfect Trip To Thailand

minube | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
minube

After Bangkok edged out London as 2013's most-visited city, Thailand has finally gained global recognition for what seasoned travelers have known all ...

Top 10 Cinematic Picnic Spots

Cheapflights | Posted 10.27.2013 | Travel
Cheapflights

There's really nothing better than eating outdoors. Everything tastes better in the fresh air. And whiling away the lazy, hazy days (and nights) of summer over a makeshift feast with friends is one way to ensure golden memories.

Seafood Snacks to Try Before Summer Ends

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 08.30.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

We all know lobster rolls and fish tacos taste better when it's balmy outside and you can smell the salt in the air. So it's prime time to eat these dishes from America's quintessential seafood towns...

14 Days of Summer, a Meditation: Day 12

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

The Road: The Journey Summer is a time of road trips. The road, of course, is a metaphor for life. Where are you going? Where do you want to go? Are...

A Room With a View: Best of the Northeast

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Sometimes, a hotel is just a place to hang your hat. In other instances, stellar rooms or a charming owner puts it on the map. The following 10 hotels and inns are particularly notable for what's outside -- the inspiring views from one or more windows.

America's Most Awesome Boardwalks

Budget Travel | Posted 08.22.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Who says a boardwalk has to be by the ocean? Along Lake Michigan in the Windy City, the Navy Pier has got a 150-foot-high Ferris wheel a carousel, wave swinger, mini-golf, and remote-control boats in season.

Travel Apps for the Perfect Family Vacation

HomeAway | Posted 10.22.2013 | Travel
HomeAway

Whether you're squeezing in one last trip before it's back to school, or getting an early start on planning your winter holiday -- here are eight mobile travel apps to help take the frustration out of the process and make planning your next family vacation a total breeze.

North America's Best Lakeside Retreats

Vogue | Posted 08.21.2013 | Travel
Vogue

With summer waning, we thought we'd turn our attention away from the ocean and over to the under-appreciated lake. Maybe it's for a late August getaway or an early fall weekend trip, but either way, we found 8 stunning spots to relax by North America's prettiest swimming holes.

INFOGRAPHIC - U.S. Cities That Europeans Love

trivago | Posted 10.20.2013 | Travel
trivago

The Brits Love Disney World, the French are heading to beaches, Italians to big cities, and the Germans? They're everywhere (in big numbers). Here are the top U.S. destinations that are most popular with Europeans this summer.

Song of Summer (And the Destinations Behind Them)

Gogobot | Posted 10.19.2013 | Travel
Gogobot

Even in these last few weeks of the summer travel season, we continue to hear summer songs that capture the spirit of the season or stir memories of waterside romance. But how many were inspired by an actual location?

World's Best Islands

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

You know you've escaped civilization when you're swimming through a coral garden, with only green sea turtles and tropical fish for company. That's th...

F&W Bucket List: Best Summer Restaurants

Food & Wine | Posted 10.15.2013 | Taste
Food & Wine

Here, F&W's must-visit spots before Labor Day, from lobster pounds to sno-ball shops.

What Summer's Like In Benidorm, Spain

The Huffington Post | Emi Boscamp | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel

The town of Benidorm is located in the Costa Blanca region of Spain's coast -- about 25 miles to the northeast of Alicante. Despite being known for ha...

The New Stars of European Travel

minube | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel
minube

Could it be that American travelers are passing over Western Europe's traditional tourist trail in favor of newer, less-traveled destinations in southern and eastern Europe?

Cool Down in the Hottest Hotel Pools

Room 77 | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Room 77

With temps brick-oven high and humidity levels swamp-like in many parts of the country, there's nothing like a refreshing dip in the pool.

Surviving (And Enjoying) Summer Travel to Cities

Jim Werner | Posted 10.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Jim Werner

The stifling heat that takes over so many U.S. destinations can make some rethink their getaway timing. Never fear! You can enjoy even the alfresco aspects of your cool August vacation. Here are Fagabond's tips on city travel in the summer heat.