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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

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

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

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

This Crescent-Shaped Island Is A Snorkeler's Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel

Sail us to the moon and let us play among the starfish. That’s the tune we’re singing after seeing these gorgeous photos of Molokini, the cresc...

Should I Travel With a Suitcase or Backpack?

Map Happy | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Map Happy

Suitcases don't have this flexibility; a lot of the times I even just end up standing awkwardly on the escalator to the baggage claim because I can't be bothered to pick it up by the handle and haul it down the stairs. Stairs are not a suitcase's best friend.

The JT Insider Food Guide: Iceland

Jacada Travel | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Icelandic TV chef Siggi Hall talks to us about experiencing the best of the island's eats. As one of Iceland's best known chefs, Siggi Hall, r...

How Travel Taught Me Every Day Is a Gift

Cliff Hsia | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

Travel makes us cross roads that we have never been on before. Because we are in a different land, everything is new and fresh.

So You Want to Be a Travel Writer? Here's the Reality.

Aimee Chan | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Aimee Chan

It's not all complimentary bottles of Champagne in exchange for a few characters in a Word document. Travel writing is much more complicated than that. Here are some of the truths of what's really involved in travel writing.

Build A Life With Longevity

Rachel Schwartzmann | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Rachel Schwartzmann

Travel informs much of our perspective and our pursuits, but let's not forget to think about what motivates our movement throughout the world. Thanks to our global interconnectedness we can be together even when we're a part.