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Destinations to Watch in 2015

SmarterTravel | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

With nearly 200 countries in the world, choosing your next destination is no small task. Luckily, some cities and countries are setting themselves apart in 2015 with brand-new service and developments, big birthdays, yearlong festivities and global events.

19 Things You Only Know If You've Been Backpacking

Dan Miles | Posted 11.10.2014 | Travel
Dan Miles

1) However many photos you think you can take of a waterfall, you are not even close. 2) Wherever you go you are never far from a pizza, an Iri...

Delicious Airport Fare That Will Make You Love Your Layover

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.23.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

These awesome airport dining trends -- some brand-new, some old but solidly growing -- will take your next airport culinary experience to new heights.

Wish You Weren't Here: Wildlife Tourist Attractions To Avoid

Neil D’Cruze | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Neil D’Cruze

More often than not, tourists are entirely unaware of the cruelty that goes on behind the scenes. So to help you to be a responsible, wild animal friendly tourist, here is a list of some of the cruellest types of attractions, to be avoided at all costs.

A Transformational Trip and a New Global View

Global Kids | Posted 10.26.2014 | Impact
Global Kids

Raiyan Syed, photo courtesy of Julie Hassett-Sutton/Frantic Studio via Global Kids Most of the students at my high school would come to school and i...

You Can Pretend To Be An Oxford Student For $158 Per Night

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.24.2014 | Travel

Have you ever dreamed of attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? We all know the magical school doesn't really exist, but if you want...

Europe's 'Leading Destination' Isn't What You Think It Is

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel

While London and Paris are still bickering about who gets to be "Europe's best city", another contender is silently swooping in. The World Travel ...

Walking Through Britain: Following in the Footsteps of A Medieval Saint

Alison Chino | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
Alison Chino

Going for a long walk over several days is not a completely new concept for me. I have been backpacking in the mountains for most of my life, and there is nothing like a backcountry experience for getting completely off the grid.

Flybe Will Launch 'Shuttle Bus In The Sky'

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.29.2014 | Travel

Bus meets airplane in one airline's innovative new "shuttle bus in the sky." British budget airline Flybe announced its plan Thursday to launch a ...

16 Enchanting UK Spots To Visit Other Than London

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.16.2014 | Travel

London is wonderful, everyone knows that -- it's one of the most visited cities on Earth. And VisitBritian is very appreciative for the tourism... but...

Reluctant Hikers

Alison Chino | Posted 06.15.2014 | Travel
Alison Chino

My husband and I love to be outside. You do not have to ask us more than once to trade a day on the trail for a day on the couch. I believe my kids love the outdoors too, but it seems like they have to be reminded of how much they love it.

Traveling in Cornwall: History and Tradition in England's Southwest

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

The sea sparkles in Mediterranean shades of blue and turquoise, coastal paths are pink with sea thrift and the moors are carpeted in heather. Primroses, frothy white angelica and gaudy yellow gorse smother the narrow country lanes.

If You Need a Reason to Visit London This Spring, Take a Peek at These Parks

Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

London is a pretty magical destination year-round -- the bustling streets, the royal residences, the magnificent museums -- but it's an especially wonderful place to visit during the spring as the city bursts into bloom.

Orkney's Surprising Neolithic Wonders

Historvius | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Historvius

When we think of historical places which date back thousands of years it's natural to think of the Pyramids, Stonehenge or the ruins of ancient Mesopo...

Drink the World: England

Dan Miles | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel
Dan Miles

Drinking in England should not be confused with drinking in London. Drinking in London involves craft beers and trend led cocktails priced just above the point where you wince. Drinking in England however still revolves around the country pub.

Scotland Really Is A Place To Love, Here Are Some Reasons Why

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel

It's hard not to love Scotland, especially this week, when the country became the 17th in the world to legalize gay marriage. Scotland is a small ...

6 of U.K.'s Most Remote Tourist Destinations

Holiday Lettings | Posted 04.08.2014 | Travel
Holiday Lettings

Rugged and windswept, the Outer Hebrides off the west coast of Scotland are among the most isolated and mysterious places in the U.K.

You Can Visit The Real Life 'Downton Abbey'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

If you fancy yourself an anglophile, daydream about aristocracy or have patiently awaited the return of "Downton Abbey," then a visit to Highclere Cas...

Technical Glitch Causes Airport Chaos In Britain

AP | Posted 12.07.2013 | Travel

LONDON (AP) — Scores of flights were delayed or canceled at Britain's busiest airports Saturday because of a technical problem at a main air traffic...

Illuminated And It's Dazzling

Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel

Paris will always be our City of Lights, but we just couldn’t help ourselves with these eye-catching photos of the Lumiere Festival in Durham last w...

It's A Hot Tub! It's A Boat!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel

What could be better than a hot tub overlooking a beautiful body of water? How about a hot tub that floats in a body of water? Guests at the Runnym...

Glitch In South England Air Travel

AP | Posted 09.08.2013 | Travel

LONDON — British air traffic authorities say they're restricting the number of planes flying across or taking off from the south of England afte...

Famed Nude Beach To Ban Nudists?

Posted 06.20.2013 | Travel

Norfolk, England's famous Holkham Beach will officially ban nudists come July 1st after years of allegations that the beach was a haven for "lewd beha...

A Floating Garden Bridge In London

The Huffington Post | Emi Boscamp | Posted 06.14.2013 | Travel

The designer behind the London 2012 Olympic Cauldron, Thomas Heatherwick, is planning a £60 million pedestrian garden bridge across the River Thames....

15 Magical Places I've Discovered (And Fell In Love With)

Anouska Stahlmann | Posted 08.08.2013 | Teen
Anouska Stahlmann

I've traveled all over the country and I've been to several places in Wales and Scotland and found that there are colorful places in the UK if you look hard enough. So these are the places in the UK that I love the most.