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Gorgeous National Parks to Visit in the Wintertime

The Active Times | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

Not all parks experience winter like the wonderland we see in movies, but the ones that do, are well worth the few added layers, just to gaze upon the sensational sparkling snow.

9 Travel Trends That Refuse to Go Away

Shermans Travel | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Space travel. Bitcoin payments. Suites on airplanes. Some trends just keeping popping up on our news feeds time and time again. Some of these are fantastic and others... not so much.

This Company Not Only Mandates Vacation For Its Employees, But Pays For It, Too

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business

As if it isn't problematic enough that the average American worker is entitled to only 10 vacation days each year, 40 percent of people don't even use...

You're Not Going To Be Happy With The Big Change Coming To JetBlue

George Hobica | Posted 11.20.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Say it ain't so, JetBlue! In order to appease investors, JetBlue announced today that it will follow pricing models familiar to passengers on Frontier...

10 Travel Essentials You Need During The Holidays

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

What can we do to help out the travelers in the lead up to this busy travel period? We've put our heads together here at HotelsCombined and have come up with a clever list of the Top Ten Travel Hacks to make your trip this Christmas easy:

Unexpected and Unrepeatable: How to Enjoy a Truly Authentic Travel Experience

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel
InternationalLiving.com

One of the things I love most about traveling is that it reminds me just how fundamentally decent and good most people are. And talking to them is crucial to unlocking the genuine and authentic in travel. To be honest, instead of bemoaning the evils of tourism I should really be delighting in the advantages of the Internet age.

The Best Cruise Lines of 2014

Cruise Critic | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Cruise Critic

Cruise Critic, the world's largest online cruise resource, has just released its 7th Annual Editors' Picks Awards, showcasing the year's best of the best in cruise travel. The 18 awards were hand-picked by Cruise Critic's editorial staff, experts in the field who have a combined 100 years of cruise experience.

The Dilemma of Vacationing Without Your Kids

Cliff Hsia | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

If you've ever thought about taking a kidsmoon, I highly recommend it. It's one of the best things you can do for your marriage as well as being better parents.

10 Photos That Will Make You Fall in Love With Paris

Jaimee Ratliff | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Jaimee Ratliff

All things considered, Paris is everything you recollect from seeing the city's most iconic architecture flash across your television screen or from thumbing through your favorite glossy travel magazine.

The JT Insider Food Guide: Norway

Jacada Travel | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Norwegian chef Andreas Viestad -- presenter of the TV show New Scandinavian Cooking and former Washington Post food writer -- talks to Jacada about Norway's exciting culinary scene.

Thanksgiving Travel: How to Get Money Back on Flight Delays

Sonia Gil | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! But beware... Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year. This means more flight delays, overbookings and cancellations.

5 French Phrases That Will Save You Money When Traveling In France

EuroCheapo | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
EuroCheapo

So you're feeling like you've mastered the "bonjours" and "mercis"? Maybe it's time to kick it up a notch. Sometimes in Paris, hand signals don't always work when you are shopping or dining in a café.

The Best Cruises of 2015

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

When you consider that all meals, activities and lodging are bundled into one rate, it's easy to see why cruise vacations are steadily growing in popularity.

Nine Hotel Rooms That Encourage Naughtiness

Oyster | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Oyster

he more modest features these hotels offer include steamy whirlpool tubs or intimacy kits in the minibars, while more elaborate options include rooms equipped with erotic photographs, rotating beds, and mirrored ceilings.

The Most Beautiful Remote Destinations Worth The Trek

The Active Times | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

We're now well into 2014 and there isn't much left on earth that hasn't been poked, prodded and probed by the human race. Aside from the deepest depths of the ocean, there aren't many places left that are total and complete mysteries.

Traveling Without Car Seats, A Reality Check

Aimee Chan | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Aimee Chan

Most cars in Ethiopia don't even have seat belts. And by the time your kids are old enough not to need car seats, it's not that big a deal if they are in cars without seat belts for short periods of time while on vacation, is it?

The Crosby SoHo New York: Best Hotels in the World

LuxEco Living | Posted 11.21.2014 | Travel
LuxEco Living

I miss my dog! Not enough to fly him cross country in the belly of an airplane. But just enough to settle for a hand carved wooden clone.

Two New York Veteran Italian Restaurants Are Better Than Ever

John Mariani | Posted 11.17.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

The dedicated owners never take a single guest for granted.

A Night At The Museum: Sleepovers In Unusual Spaces

SmarterTravel | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

There are other public spaces, from museums to amusement parks to stores, that allow pajama-clad guests to park their sleeping bags beneath dinosaur bones or waterslides and stay until morning.

Travel Back In Time To These Amazing Ancient Cities

SmarterTravel | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

To walk labyrinthine streets, marvel at crumbling fortress walls, or see kings' tombs that have endured thousands of years is to experience a fleeting moment of what life was like for the first civilizations on Earth.

Reaching New Heights in Peru: How One Woman Conquered a Mountain, Fear of Heights, Achy Joints and All

Amy Schoenberger | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Amy Schoenberger

I thought about the contaminated drinking water, the multiple flights, the steep, scary climbs, fear that I would hold back my much more athletic travel companions, the potential debilitating altitude sickness, and the list goes on.

A Vegabond's 2014 U.S. Travel

Carly Cylinder | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Carly Cylinder

From about this time last year until the present, this year has been insanely good. I count my blessings daily. That came from an insanely bad year-- funny how that works, right?

A Message From the People of Egypt's South Sinai

Egyptian Streets | Posted 11.16.2014 | World
Egyptian Streets

The more the name of Sinai can be reclaimed and coupled with positive associations and the more things might begin to change for its local Bedouin communities, whose livelihoods and name have suffered through misinformed narratives about the Sinai for too long.

5 Air Travel Tips to Keep Your Lumbar Spine Limber

Michael A. Gleiber, M.D. | Posted 11.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael A. Gleiber, M.D.

I don't have a work-around for these issues; however, I do have some tips to help lessen back and neck pain while taking that flight to your holiday destination.

5 Ways to Reduce Costs When Traveling for Cancer Treatments

Robyn Stoller | Posted 11.15.2014 | Impact
Robyn Stoller

To get the best care possible, many cancer patients need to travel out-of-state for treatments, surgeries and even second opinions. Being away from...