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8 Safety Tips for Solo Travelers

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.04.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Traveling alone may seem daunting, but its appeal is undeniable. Suddenly your schedule is just that -- yours. But with such freedom also comes great responsibility.

The Adventure, Freedom and Joy of Solo Female Travel | Posted 11.07.2014 | Travel

That night a broad-shouldered, wide-smiling Cuban man -- the lead singer in the boisterous salsa band -- took me under his wing.

The World's Strangest Streets

Travel + Leisure | Posted 11.04.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Whether you're hailing a toboggan or putting on your walking shoes, take a trip down the world's strangest streets.

Travel Nirvana: 22 Tips to Bring the Joy Back to Air Travel

Mark Chesnut | Posted 11.04.2014 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

To be happy when we head to the airport, we need to find the mindset for enjoying air travel, regardless of what the airline CEOs, airport administrators and government security forces decide to subject us to. With that in mind, I've spent some time thinking while sitting in airports and on planes.

How To See More On Your Next Vacation

Viator | Posted 11.07.2014 | Travel

With some cities, you not only have the option of visiting another region, you can also stamp your passport by going to a whole different country for a few days.

Travelzoo Picks Best Travel Deal Destinations for 2015

Travelzoo | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel

Where will you vacation in 2015?

My Travel Adventures

Kathleen Maloney | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Kathleen Maloney

Traveling has given me so much and enriched my life in so many ways. It's the people I remember most.

Day 3: Mosel Part Two, Red Grey and Blue

Britney Campbell | Posted 11.03.2014 | Taste
Britney Campbell

On day 3, I continued my journey through the Mosel region of Germany and found myself in the beautiful town of Pünderich and greeted by Clemens Busch...

Why I Stopped Defining Someone Else's Version of Success

Russell V. J. Ward | Posted 11.03.2014 | Business
Russell V. J. Ward

I choose success defined on my own terms, where I determine what's valuable to me, certain that I'm headed on the right journey, in control and doing what I love most.

Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes in an Interview with Jacada

Jacada Travel | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Having climbed Everest and crossed both polar ice-caps, Ranulph Fiennes is the greatest explorer of our time. The intrepid traveller talks to Jacada about his incredible journeys across the globe.

A Ride on the New Panama Metro, Central America's First Subway

Mark Chesnut | Posted 11.04.2014 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

Panama's capital is truly in growth mode. Consider this: Panama City is home to the tallest buildings in Central America, the first Waldorf Astoria and Trump hotels in Latin America, and the first Frank Gehry-designed museum (the BioMuseo) in Latin America.

The Pros and Cons of Off-Season Travel

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.11.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

With fewer crowds, you can enjoy a more intimate experience at some top attractions in a destination, which may be impossible during busy peak times.

Travel Tips: Customs and Immigration

Sonia Gil | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

Attention international travelers! I know... going abroad can be nerve-racking. Do you need a passport? A visa? What about immigration?? Customs?!

America's 6 Most Creepy Cool Cemeteries | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel

Some burial grounds give us the creeps. Others are drop-dead gorgeous. Some are both. This Halloween, we explore five American graveyards that offer more treats than tricks.

Coming Home

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.03.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

In the past few weeks I've traveled to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Philadelphia, New York City (many times), and Maine (for college visits...

Let History Turn Your Mundane Vacation Into Something Exciting

THINK Global School | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
THINK Global School

Things are always more special when you know their back stories. I noticed this same sort of phenomenon in Tanzania when we ate at an organic restaurant towards the end of the trip.

The 10 Best Cities In America

PureWow | Posted 11.06.2014 | Travel

From the "smartest," and "fittest" to the "best place to meet single men." PureWow ranks the 10 best cities in America. Did your hometown make the cut?

Want to Try Something New? Go Here Instead

PureWow | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel

From the Italian beach nobody else has discovered to the European hot spot that's still way affordable, these seven off-the-beaten-path places are at the top of our travel list for 2015. Pack your bags.

10 Under-The-Radar Sites To See In London

Historvius | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel

So if you've already made it to the tower, done the abbey and seen the palace then here are a few hidden London wonders to seek out and explore.

How to Fund Your Travel Lifestyle

Cliff Hsia | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

If the lack of money is stopping you from achieving your travel dreams, with a little flexibility, creativity, and resourcefulness, you'll be able to live your travel dreams on any budget.

7 Must-Have Experiences in South Africa

Tausha Cowan | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Tausha Cowan

Whether it's the people, the culture, the scenery or some combination of all of the above, there is something about the country that compels you to want to explore more.

5 Things This Gay Man Learned From Dating Abroad

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 11.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

Eight years, eight cities: Buenos Aires, Melbourne, Bangkok, Berlin, Rome, Tel Aviv, Cape Town and Sydney. And what do I have to show for all that time spent living outside the U.S.? Here are some highlights: at least twice as much romantic drama (and comedy) in half the time I spent in New York City, at least two books, and at least five valuable lessons in love and lust.

Traveling in Bordeaux, France

John Mariani | Posted 10.31.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

Bordeaux has its own virtues: castles and chateaux of great beauty, impeccably maintained vineyards on gravelly soil, and some superb restaurants.

Do Aggressive Passengers Need to Take a Chill Pill?

Kari Haugeto | Posted 10.31.2014 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

There are a number of other things setting off passengers, starting with uncertainty, compounded by a lack of compassion by travel companies and further aggravated by a decline in the understanding of what is personal space.

5 Film Hotels of Halloween Horror | Posted 10.30.2014 | Travel

Hotels inspire the horrific and macabre, and with Halloween almost upon us it's time to celebrate haunted rooms, menacing presences, poltergeists, and even the occasional Log Lady lurking in the lobby.