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Jimmy And Jon Teach Us The True Meaning Of The Photobomb

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 03.11.2014 | Comedy

There are photobombs and then there are PHOTOBOMBS. Jon Hamm joined Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" to teach us how it's really done. These two...

Morocco Hits All the Right Notes for Travelers

Edward Piegza | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Edward Piegza

What I enjoy most about Morocco is that it comes with few of the pre-conceived notions we have about more familiar destinations. Here, it's easy to get lost in flavors, textures and moments so unexpected that they give you pause. What's more exotic -- and memorable -- than a vacation like that?

Tiny Bubbles Make Big Memories

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 03.10.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

A year later, I said goodbye to my friends in management. As a parting gift, I received a letter of recommendation. In Denver, I used that reference to land a job and by New Year's Eve, had met Mr. Right.

Woman Nearly Drowns While Checking Facebook

AP | Posted 12.18.2013 | Technology

SYDNEY (AP) — A tourist in Australia had to be rescued by police after plunging off a pier while browsing Facebook on her phone, officials said Wedn...

6 Ways to Get On New York's Sh*t List

Off Track Planet | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Should you ever feel like agitating one of the world's most anxiety-ridden populations, we've got a few sure fire ways to get New Yorkers' blood boiling.

Police Release Shocking Images Of Attack On American Student In London

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

Shocking images released by Scotland Yard show a brutal attack on an American student that took place in the capital last June. American student Franc...

How to Be a Good Traveler

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I just got back from almost two glorious weeks in Spain, and it made me realize even more that there are things we can do to be good travelers, which in turn gives us better travels.

Egypt & Bali: Opposites Attract

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 11.03.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

For me, having been to Egypt nearly 20 times and to Bali over a dozen, they are the perfect Yin/Yang complement to each other -- the masculine and feminine sides of spirituality.

She Doesn't Know What's Coming

Posted 11.03.2013 | Comedy

We should just assume that all statues are secretly alive, right? (via Daily Picks and Flicks)...

Are You a Traveler or a Tourist?

Adventure Collection | Posted 09.15.2013 | Travel
Adventure Collection

What makes a tourist different from a traveler? Is it true that, "The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see"? Answer these five questions to find out whether you're a confirmed, unapologetic tourist or a true traveler.

Are You A Real Traveler -- Or Only A Tourist?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.30.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I checked my reflection in the mirror the other day and saw nothing different, but clearly something must have changed. Ever since I backpacked through Europe for a year after college with a copy of 'Europe On $5 A Day,' I have lived for my next vacation. Work, however rewarding, was just what I did between trips.

PHOTOS: Where The Locals Shop...

Global Yodel | Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

If a picture of a destination is worth a thousand words, then a visit to its local market is worth a million. There is perhaps no other place that en...

Responsible Tourism Day: Resistance Is Futile

Ethan Gelber | Posted 01.08.2013 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

Despite what many people believe, for every large-group bus tour there is a small-group walking tour. In all cases, the alternatives are often cheaper and more immersive.

"Tourist" Is A Dirty Word. It Shouldn't Be.

Kate Hopkins | Posted 07.23.2012 | Travel
Kate Hopkins

The dirty little secret about tourists is that they often go to exactly the places they should.

Return To The U.S. After Immigration Violations

Aggie R. Hoffman | Posted 01.14.2012 | Latino Voices
Aggie R. Hoffman

A repeated theme and concern of immigration violators is whether they may now or at any time in the future return to the U.S. in lawful status.

Tourist Carves Initials Into The Alhambra

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 10.31.2011 | Travel

MADRID — An official at Spain's Alhambra palace says a Jordanian tourist was caught carving his initials with a coin into a wall of the complex ...

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.

Small Town America

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Maggie Van Ostrand

Some of us are already planning summer vacations to exotic, foreign places, but the smart money will go with small towns in the U.S. They not only afford more fun, but help our economy.

Ten Tips To A Terrific Staycation

Karen Leland | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Leland

This week the weather turned a corner and the looming summer season hit me straight in the face - and left me wishing for a summer vacation spent lazi...

Midday. Midtown. Manhattan.

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Rosenthal

There's something kind of cool about taking in the Big Apple like a tourist from a quintessential vantage point, without a camera, map or tour guide.