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Travel Tipping: Don't Forget the Housekeeper

Diane Gottsman | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Diane Gottsman

Holiday travel is right around the corner and I'm offering a few of my travel and hotel tipping suggestions.

Travel Like a Pro Without Bankrupting Your Savings

Amandah Blackwell | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Amandah Blackwell

You have the option to spend thousands of dollars on a luxury vacation, and there's nothing wrong with that. Or, you could travel on a budget. Either way, learn how to save for travel and take a vacation each year.

A How-To for Apple Picking, the Ultimate Fall Pastime

Brad Hines | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Brad Hines

The old saying of "one rotten apple wrecks the bunch" is true. Be careful not to put any bruised apples in the bag, as they rot the fastest, and take the others down with them. This is why as you pick the apples, its fairly important to place them in the bag gently.

Adventure Travel: Kayaking in Argentina

Jacada Travel | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

We speak to accomplished Argentinian kayaker, and founder of SDK Kayaks, Ricardo Kruszewski on the most extraordinary kayaking spots in Argentina and ...

Say Yes for Scotland (VIDEO)

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 09.17.2014 | World
HUMANITY.TV

Scotland's independence vote is this week and the polls are nearly too close to call. In this opinionated documentary, a few select individuals give their case for why they think the country should vote "Yes" for Scottish Independence.

Hostels: Not Just For Kids

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

The bare-bones youth hostel of old has been reinvented, especially in Europe, Latin America and Asia, as a comfortable, interesting, yet still-affordable home base for exploring some of the most unique and colorful places in the world.

What to See in These 7 Cities in Greenland (PHOTOS)

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Until two weeks ago, I couldn't even pronounce the names of the cities, and now they are deeply engraved in my memory. Greenland is one of those so close, yet so far destinations that make you feel small, insignificant and detached from rest of the world.

9 Insane Cliff Views Around The World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These incredible views, from all over the world, give the Grand Canyon some serious competition.

8 Amazing Hidden Travel Gems in California

Hopper.com | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

The next time you're rolling down the West Coast and feeling car-bound jitters, take a breather and discover some of California's top hidden travel gems as picked by us here at Hopper.

Iconic Jetsetter Getaways in the Mediterranean

Oyster | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Oyster

We love whenever we can get a peek into the lives of the rich and famous, and we find it particularly thrilling to visit the haunts of timeless Hollywood stars and hallowed, storied authors (excuse the pun) of yore.

Being Present

Alissa Stern | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Alissa Stern

In some cultures, wearing local dress and participating in local ceremonies is not appreciated. And even in Bali, there are some ceremonies that are off-limits to outsiders. But in many Balinese communities, as in many communities elsewhere, the opposite is true.

6 Reasons to Visit Seoul

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Korean people are friendly, and are generally welcoming to foreigners. Their society is derived from Confucian principles, which emphasize the importance of family and respect for others (specifically the elderly). These distinct customs create a bond of peace and trustworthiness among citizens and visitors.

Tiny Vacation Homes You Can Rent

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These adorable rental homes prove that bigger isn't always better.

The Expat 'Go-Bag': Why You Might Want One

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.15.2014 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

No matter where you live, emergency preparedness is important. And it's doubly important when you live in a foreign country where you may not speak the language or be aware of where to go or what to do.

The Happiness of Pursuit: Chris Guillebeau on Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life

Mark W. Guay | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark W. Guay

Hearing the words "once upon a time" brings a tingle to my spine: memories of hearing Dr. Seuss folklore, tales of Odysseus fighting to find home and ...

10 Cool Converted Schoolhouse Hotels

SmarterTravel | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

We're sad to report that summer is over and classes are back in session. No longer in school? No problem. We found some amazing schoolhouses around the world that have been transformed into unique hotels, perfect for a back-to-school break.

10 Weirdest Restaurants in the World

SmarterTravel | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Spice up your eating experience at these incredibly weird restaurants around the world. You'll be dodging ninjas and dining out of a toilet in no time!

NYC's Grand Central Oyster Bar & Restaurant Is More Iconic Than Ever

John Mariani | Posted 09.15.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

The oysters are an enormous draw, of course, but there is so much to choose from on a menu with 14 categories.

America's Best Fall Bike Rides

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The golden season before the trees relinquish their leaves is a short but glorious one. And one of the best ways to experience autumn's fiery plumage is on the saddle of a bike, while the crisp breeze whispers by and the blond sunlight glances down.

Faithful Shopper: Coming Attractions

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.15.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Now that it's almost officially fall, all of us retail watchers are anxiously awaiting the new stores that are hurrying to open before the holidays! T...

It's Greek to Me

Marcia Liss | Posted 09.15.2014 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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A Stroll Down Fort Greene's Dekalb Avenue

Sarah Stodola | Posted 09.15.2014 | New York
Sarah Stodola

Fort Greene's Dekalb Avenue has always maintained a dual personality: a bustling commercial strip on one hand; far enough off the beaten path (aka a subway line) to feel remote, on the other.

Travel in Style With These 8 Savvy C-Suite Travel Tips

Jeffrey Hayzlett | Posted 09.12.2014 | Business
Jeffrey Hayzlett

Very rarely are they in one place for an extended period of time. With that type of travel schedule, you learn the leanest way to pack and still have everything you need with you.

Visiting 10 Real-Life Locations From FX's 'Archer'

Hopper.com | Posted 09.12.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

Despite being an animated series (perhaps encouraged by that fact), Archer and his team at the International Secret Intelligence Service often travel to various high-flying locations around the world to practice spycraft.

8 Things to Do in Vegas after 8 p.m. (Beyond the Clubs and Casinos)

Travelzoo | Posted 09.12.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

From art walks to rollercoaster rides, the city's after-hours offerings are as diverse as the international crowds coming to visit.