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Travel Guide: French Riviera

Architectural Digest | Posted 09.28.2013 | Travel
Architectural Digest

With its rolling countryside, long, golden beaches, and breathtaking light, Saint-Tropez is one of the French Riviera's most enticing destinations

Foods Worth Traveling for

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.25.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Even if we don't always remember the history behind the Colosseum or who built Machu Picchu, we always remember the food.

Crowd Sourcing The Future of Travel

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
Shira Lazar

In the past, I've written about brands that rock social media, but we're in a time where Tweeting, Facebooking and Pinning isn't enough. That's become...

8 Budget-Busting Travel Fees (And How to Avoid Them)

George Hobica | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

You booked the flight, you got the hotel, the rental car. You're set, you're done, no surprises. Right? Well, maybe not. Keep your eyes peeled for these eight, often very expensive travel fees. With a little extra effort, many of them can be avoided.

Afraid of Heights? Look Away

trivago | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
trivago

These deluxe giants (all found in Asia) are guaranteed to take your breath away, not only because of their unparalleled views, but also for their magnificent interiors, futuristic designs and unrivaled grade of hospitality.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Bridges

Brittany Binowski | Posted 08.28.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Kimberly Mannino of the George Washington Bridge which connects Washington Heights in New York C...

6 Fantastic Reasons To Celebrate Aging This Summer

Michael Hodin | Posted 09.27.2013 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

Summer's here! For the kids, it's the best time of the year. No school, no homework, and recess lasts all day long. But summer is also a great time for adults and those of us anachronistically called 'senior citizens.' But there's no reason to let that 20th century terminology get us down. Here are six reasons to celebrate aging this summer.

Cruise Control: Giving Cruise Passengers the Safety and Protections They Need and Deserve

Sen. Jay Rockefeller | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics
Sen. Jay Rockefeller

Before someone purchases a cruise vacation, I think they should know the potential risks of this purchase. I believe consumers need to know the true number of crimes reported on cruise ships, the limited consumer protections that exist, and safety issues that the industry has been facing.

5 Women Who Changed the Way We Look at Travel

Kelly Lewis | Posted 09.25.2013 | Travel
Kelly Lewis

The world is full of powerful women who change things for the better each and every day. Here are some influential women who have impacted the way we look at traveling.

The Exceptional Traveler: Don't Own a Car!

Bonnie Kassel | Posted 07.26.2013 | Travel
Bonnie Kassel

I know this sounds radical, perhaps even anti-American, but if you choose to live in a place where a car isn't essential, you will save a ton of money during your lifetime. This was a deliberate decision I made in order to have the freedom to travel.

Vacation Blues? 6 Tips to Ease the Before, During, and After

Ashley Davis Bush, LCSW | Posted 07.26.2013 | Travel
Ashley Davis Bush, LCSW

When you consider the Herculean effort to get away, the unpredictable stresses of travel, and the post-vacation blues, you have to wonder if it's even worth the trouble! But before you stress your next vacation, try these six tips.

The Most Amazing Scuba Dives on the Planet

The Active Times | Posted 09.15.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

For most novice divers, the otherworldly world beneath the surface of the sea is fantastical enough in its own right. No major bells or whistles are n...

Swing Into Harlem's Boutique Scene

Shoptiques | Posted 09.25.2013 | Style
Shoptiques

Upon entering Swing, you become overwhelmed by the eclectic and gorgeous decor, clothing, smells and the contagious smile of Swing's owner, Helena Greene. Swing is a high-end concept shop in the heart of Harlem, housing up-and-coming, high-end designers from around the world.

6 Cheap (Or Even Free) Travel Accommodations

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.25.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Thinking about retiring overseas but concerned you might make a less-than-worthy choice because you can't afford to visit all the places on your wish list before you make your final decision?

5 Things to Love About Jindabyne, Australia

Home Away | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Home Away

Nestled in picturesque surroundings amongst the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales, Jindabyne is known as the opening to the mountain range. The town sits along an expansive lake half the size of Sydney Harbour, which makes for a spectacular sight.

A Wonderful Trip To France - First Stop Paris

Judi Freedman | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Judi Freedman

Bonjour mes amis! I am back from France and I had an amazing and delicious time with mes enfants. I have so much to tell

Yoga on the Road

Osi Mizrahi | Posted 09.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Osi Mizrahi

As a yoga teacher and a lover of traveling, I believe that practicing yoga on the road is important. It makes transit to the remote destination so much more fulfilling.

14 Tips To Make The Most Of Your Trip To Paris

Travelzoo | Posted 07.25.2013 | Travel
Travelzoo

As Audrey Hepburn famously said in the film Sabrina, "Paris is always a good idea." We couldn't agree more.

The Taste of Denmark and Sweden

Bill & Claire Wurtzel | Posted 09.24.2013 | Taste
Bill & Claire Wurtzel

Our recent trip to Denmark and Sweden was even better than anticipated.

European Fast Food Chains You Won't Find in America

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.24.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Since you can't get it in the States, it's still a cultural experience. 

20 Art Destinations Within Hours of the City

ARTINFO | Posted 07.25.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

The dog days of summer have arrived in New York City, which means one thing: It's time to get out. To help with this end, our staff has put together o...

You Know You've Been At The Beach Too Long When...

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.25.2013 | Travel

There's nothing wrong with being a beach bum. If we could lay out all day, surrounded by sand, sun and surf, we totally would. But is there such a thi...

Let's Get Lost: Wellington Quakes

Aaron Caleb Bardo | Posted 09.23.2013 | Travel
Aaron Caleb Bardo

From the soles of my feet, it begins. A pulse beneath the floorboards; a telltale heart beats to my pace. At first, the quake's movement is subtle, as though someone's tiptoeing the ceiling beneath.

Where To See Dinosaurs In Northern Spain

Lori Needleman | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Lori Needleman

How cool are dinosaurs? Spain is one of the richest areas in the world for dinosaur remains, and has devoted many museums and theme parks to their ancient predecessors. If you and your family love dinosaurs, come to Spain for a daring adventure.

Under the Tuscan Sun

Pam Townsend | Posted 09.23.2013 | Travel
Pam Townsend

Why Tuscany? Well, first, there's the stunning countryside characterized by vineyards, groves of olive trees, and hillsides punctuated by tall, narrow cypress trees. Then there's the art. And of course there's the food and wine.