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Scuba Diving Between Continents in Iceland [VIDEO]

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 11.24.2014 | Travel

Thanks to glacial runoff and a long filtration journey through Iceland's volcanic underground, the water pouring into Lake Thingvellir is some of the cleanest in the world. That's very apparent than in the Silfra Rift, the tectonic boundary between the Eurasian and North America plates.

North America's 10 Most Livable Ski Towns Year-Round

Liftopia | Posted 12.01.2014 | Travel

While racking up days at some of the continent's best ski hills, you won't have to give up family life, financial security or the other non-ski activities you love (yes, we're actually recognizing that there are three other seasons to be enjoyed).

Istanbul's Newest Hotel Is a Stunner

George Hobica | Posted 12.01.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

The Raffles Hotel group is spreading its wings from its Singapore base. No, there's no Istanbul Sling on the menu.

Homestaying in Harlem

Global Yodel | Posted 11.20.2014 | Travel
Global Yodel

At we love learning about places around the world through the perspective of the local. That's why we were excited to discover, a site that connects travelers with locals who have a spare room to rent.

How Airbnb Will Change the Way You Travel

Larissa and Michael Milne | Posted 11.24.2014 | Travel
Larissa and Michael Milne

Michael and I have been on the road for over three years now with no fixed address, yet people still ask us where we call home. We finally have a good answer: we live at Airbnb.

Historic Cemeteries, as Seen on Instagram

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 11.21.2014 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

This might seem a little odd, but old and historic cemeteries are actually one of my favorite places to visit.

How People Eat Eggs Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.20.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Ever looked at a raw egg yolk and thought, "How on Earth did people realize they could eat these things?"

Your Hunger Games Vacation (Peeta Not Included)

Oyster | Posted 11.20.2014 | Travel

All you need is to let yourself get inspired by Katniss' warrior ways. Here's what we think Katniss would like to do on vacation, given the chance -- and what you can do, too!

Top Hotel Chefs Dish Out Their Exclusive Thanksgiving Recipes

trivago | Posted 11.20.2014 | Taste

We guarantee that these dishes are worth every last bite.

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 | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel

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 | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel

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 12.08.2014 | Travel

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

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?