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The Friendliest Cities In The U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Originally posted on CNTraveler.com Our annual Readers' Choice Survey always yields fascinating insights into your travel experiences--including th...

Why I Cycled More Than 500 Miles for Trees

Chuck Kellen | Posted 08.05.2014 | Impact
Chuck Kellen

If my legs could talk, they might tell you that they sincerely dislike the person they are attached to and desire a transplant to a more sedentary being. In absent remembrance of my recent efforts, they might break out in song.

Shameless Ways to Make Your Flight More Comfortable

SmarterTravel | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

If an item makes your flight more comfortable, it's worth using -- even if it makes you look a little silly in a public space.

Roadtripping Route 66 (With a 9-month-old Baby)

Roadtrippers | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

I’ve always had a thing for travel. In my twenties it felt so good being able to bounce from place to place, hop on a plane on a whim, and hit ...

Packable Items That Can Save Your Life in a Disaster

SmarterTravel | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Earthquakes. Fires. Tsunamis. Hurricanes. Most of us don't think about these things as we're packing, but when we visit destinations vulnerable to certain types of disasters, we take on the real risk of an emergency.

The Cyclades Are Pretty Much Perfect

AP | KRISTI EATON | Posted 08.14.2014 | Travel

SANTORINI, Greece (AP) — Whitewashed houses stacked like sugar cubes on the cliffs. Colorful sunsets and black-sand beaches. Donkeys, windmills and ...

This City Has A Mexican Food Scene You Won't Believe

AP | ANNIE KNOX | Posted 08.14.2014 | Travel

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In a west side Salt Lake City neighborhood known for tire shops and taco joints, a pineapple turns on a spit over layers of sm...

The Space Between the Impulse to Return Home and Feel at Home Where You Are

Antoinette Brock | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Antoinette Brock

Existing in this "space" is real and inevitably results in action. But what choice will you make? And how will you know which choice to make?

Four Steps to Planning a Volunteer Vacation

Barbara McNally | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Barbara McNally

If you love to travel, meet new people and experience different cultures, volunteer vacations are a great way to see the world. I've volunteered in the Canary Islands, Mexico and Jamaica. So, when I visited Thailand recently, I stopped by the local orphanage to check out a volunteer opportunity.

Best Hotels Near Wineries

Hipmunk | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Hipmunk

After a long day of wine tasting, you'll want a relaxing place to call home for the night. Stay close to the winery action without skimping on style, comfort or amenities at one of these prime spots for a wine-filled getaway.

10 Tourist Poses You Need to Stop Making on Vacation

Thrillist | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

Put a tourist in front of a camera instead of behind one, and you usually get some awesomely predictable results.

7 Reasons You Should Date a Girl Who Travels

Shannon Kaiser | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Shannon Kaiser

Dating someone who loves to travel could can be a rewarding experience. People who travel are open-minded and often live with their heart wide open, which makes for great conversation and enthusiastic relationships.

5 Must-Sees in Skagway, Alaska

Chuck Mirarchi | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Chuck Mirarchi

In 1897, over 100,000 would-be-miners and dreamers traveled from all over the world and stampeded into Alaska on their way to the Klondike Valley to find their riches during the Klondike Gold Rush. Many of those prospectors came through Skagway, Alaska.

Our Italian Anniversary Trip: He Went for the Soccer, I Went for Sicily. What We Got Was the Surprise of a Lifetime

Denice Duff | Posted 08.26.2014 | Travel
Denice Duff

While in Sicily something magical happened on one day, without any planning or use of technology... Just me, my husband and two bad photocopies of a picture of my great-grandmother and a street in her village, Sperlinga.

Arbitrary Lessons I Learned on the Road

Minh Chau | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Minh Chau

Nothing ever happens as you think it will happen inside your self-confined imagination. Things will break down, people will behave unexpectedly, and that is okay, because that is life, not the end of it. Be grateful for the experience.

A Letter Of Closure To My Eating Disorder

Katie Devine | Posted 08.04.2014 | Women
Katie Devine

"Wow, she's gained so much weight." "She really looks terrible." "I can't believe how big she is." This is what I imagine people say about me when I walk out of a room.

Dining Out in London, Part Two

John Mariani | Posted 08.04.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

The food at BB has its own marvelous heft, characteristic of the best French bourgeois cooking.

Yagana Shah

13 Things We Wish We Could Do Every Single Day Of Our Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.04.2014 | Fifty

Ever feel like there just aren't enough hours in the day? Yep, you're not alone. Here at Huff/Post50 we can't help but feel the older we get, the fast...

8 Great Cities Every American Should Visit

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 08.03.2014 | Fifty
Abby Tegnelia

Where are you headed this summer? We've collected a few highlights from our favorite American destinations to help get you started.

Selfie Stands Take Tourist Photos To A Whole New Level

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.03.2014 | Travel

What are selfie-obsessed travelers to do when there's a beautiful backdrop to capture and a big group of friends to include? Enter, the selfie stan...

Kid-Friendly Summer Vacations: Our Top Tropical Picks

Oyster | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
Oyster

What's the secret to a great family vacation? Finding a location that allows everyone to explore and have fun -- at their own pace. A spot where the kids (most likely bursting with energy) can have a blast while you enjoy a relaxing massage and a margarita... or several margaritas.

If You Have A Fear Of Heights, You'll Hate This Hotel

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel

Well, this is nuts. If you harbor a fear of heights, the Faralda Crane Hotel with rooms suspended 164 feet above the ground probably isn't for you...

On The Road Again: Summer Travels

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 08.01.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

Our collection is brimming with travel shots -- artists from Boston to U2 going places. Planes, trains and automobiles -- not to mention motorcycles and sailboats.

Training for a 600-Mile Cycling Tour

Chuck Kellen | Posted 08.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Chuck Kellen

My goal this year is to push myself on the rides but still enjoy every minute. I find motivation from other Tour riders and share their dedication and support for those having a hard time getting time in the saddle.

Turn Your Next Layover Into a Mini-Vacation at the 15 Best Airport Hotels

George Hobica | Posted 08.01.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Gone are the days when an airport hotel was little more than a purgatory for delayed passengers. Lavish spas, gorgeous restaurants and enticing décor are making overnight layovers into big fun.