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Australia for All Types of Travelers

Travelzoo | Posted 10.24.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

I'm often fielding questions from friends and family back home on what part of my adoptive country would be best for them to visit as most don't know where to start.

We're Going Underground (And Loving It)

Vayable | Posted 10.24.2014 | Travel
Vayable

Here, a few of our favorite, off-the-beaten path experiences. One-of-a-kind insight into the cities and places we love, from the locals who know them best.

Ebola Is Not A Political Issue

Rabbi Yaacov Behrman | Posted 10.24.2014 | Politics
Rabbi Yaacov Behrman

I view Ebola as an enemy. This is war. Now is not the time to politicize Ebola and attack our leadership. We can discuss how this health crisis could have been better managed after we win the war, but until then, it is essential that we stay focused on the enemy.

Would You Live Life Differently If You Knew You Were Going to Die?

Russell V. J. Ward | Posted 10.24.2014 | Business
Russell V. J. Ward

The other day, I started watching Breaking Bad. I realize I'm one of the last people on earth to see the ratings giant but I found one character fascinating.

Married? 5 Reasons Why You Should Move Abroad

Sara Harari | Posted 10.24.2014 | Weddings
Sara Harari

One year ago, for no apparent reason, my husband and I decided to move from Manhattan to Beijing. When we told our friends and family, everyone had the same reaction -- a blank stare and two simple words, "But, WHY?"

In-flight Etiquette: How to Be a Better Passenger

U.S. News Travel | Posted 10.24.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Flying can be tense, and shrinking seat sizes don't help. In fact, research suggests that crowded flights can lead to a breakdown of normal social functioning among passengers. But flying doesn't need to bring out the worst in you.

A Trend in European Cities: The Anti-Cafe

Bart van Poll | Posted 10.24.2014 | Travel
Bart van Poll

There's an interesting trend emerging in some cities in Europe, called Anti-Cafe. For those unfamiliar with it, it might conjure up a great deal of questions as to what it is.

Family Travel to the Florida Keys for the Holidays

Andrea Poe | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Andrea Poe

There is a reason that so many families return year after year to Hawks Cay, a 61-acre resort on tiny Duck Key, an island at the center of the Florida Keys.

Paradise Found: Indian Ocean Escapes

Jacada Travel | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

The Indian Ocean is an azure-blue expanse strewn with startlingly beautiful islands that live up to all the clichés of swaying palm trees and white-sand beaches -- but let's assume you already know that.

Don't Get Burned on Your Next Vacation

Kari Haugeto | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

At what age should we start slathering on the creams to protect our skin from the dangerous UV rays? Is it enough to only use creams and lotions? Does it really expire after a year? And heck, are you supposed to wear sun-protective clothing all year?

10 Places You Shouldn't Go If You Have Phobias

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

In this, our most macabre month, we're taking a look at 10 places known for the kind of spectacles that many people would travel the world to see ... and a few would go to any lengths to avoid.

Delicious Airport Fare That Will Make You Love Your Layover

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

These awesome airport dining trends -- some brand-new, some old but solidly growing -- will take your next airport culinary experience to new heights.

What's New in Russia? Moscow 2014

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Visiting Russia three times in 2014 as the Ukraine crisis unfolded was insightful. For current events, but also for a look at what sites are being restored, opened and primed for tourists.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Is Now Far More Than Where the Boys Are

John Mariani | Posted 10.23.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

You could just order plenty of these small plate dishes and be very happy with cold beer or a good wine.

The Key Factors That Affect Jet Lag

Map Happy | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Map Happy

It would be great if there was some catch-all but perhaps the best way to beating jet lag is to know all the different elements that affect it.

'Country Road, Take Me Home'

Christi Guthrie | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
Christi Guthrie

"Glamping" is what I am told by my closet friends that I did this past weekend. Apparently, it is camping glamorously! If that is what it is, then that is indeed what I did!

Why It's Time for Tech and Travel to Intersect for Impact

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 10.23.2014 | Impact
Melissa Jun Rowley

With a plethora of activists and social entrepreneurs roaming the world as engaged global citizens, the travel industry as a vehicle for social change seems like a no brainer.

The Ultimate Honeymoon Destinations

Ella Jameson | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Ella Jameson

A quick Google search throws up the usual recommendations -- the Maldives, the Seychelles, Hawaii, and a variety of Caribbean islands -- but what if you are looking for an extra element to your honeymoon beyond staggering beachside beauty?

6 Reasons Why Dominican Republic Road Trips Are the Best

Sonia Gil | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

If you are ever in the Dominican Republic, one of the things you have to do is take a road trip! There is no better way to get to know a new place than by hitting the road and seeing where it takes you.

These National Parks Are Believed to Be Haunted

Shermans Travel | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Why spend a fortune for just a few hours at a fabricated haunted house when you can explore truly spooky sites for a whole day in the wild?

Travel Tips: Why You Need a U.S. Passport Card

Sonia Gil | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

One of our biggest concerns when we travel abroad is how to keep our passports safe. Do we keep it in our hotel room? What do we do when we need to carry it with us? Luckily, I recently came across a new alternative that can solve this traveler's dilemma.

Travel Tips: How to Avoid Cankles When Flying

Sonia Gil | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

Everybody knows it, but not everybody does it! Bring water with you and drink lots of it! Many of us don't drink enough water so that we won't have to go to the bathroom every five minutes. Go to the bathroom! DO NOT retain liquids!

The Top 10 Hotel Libraries in the World

Oyster | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Oyster

We've seen many hotels that offer a small shelf of loaner books, but these hotels went above and beyond in creating a literary oasis for their guests.

My Stance on Travel in the Time of Ebola? I'm Taking a Flight This Week

Peggy Goldman | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Peggy Goldman

The real terror behind the Ebola scare has nothing to do with the virus, and everything to do with the risk that unchecked hysteria poses to the vitality of the travel industry, not only in our global economy, but also in the American psyche.

Tips for Taking Great Vacation Pictures

Travelzoo | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

Travelzoo's Director of Photography Stephen Aviano spends his days pouring over the beautiful images that grace our website and inspire our subscribe...