iOS app Android app

Collect travel ideas and plan great trips on

Trippy is also on Twitter and Facebook.

Entries by Trippy

Solo Travel: 10 Ways To Feel Comfortable Feeling Uncomfortable

(5) Comments | Posted October 2, 2015 | 11:36 AM

Traveling solo can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it can also feel awkward--that is, if you let it. We turned to the community of experienced solo travelers at to get their advice on how to deal with the awkwardness of being alone on the road. Here...

Read Post

Asia's Most Amazing Buddhas

(1) Comments | Posted September 10, 2015 | 7:28 PM

From the bespectacled to the bubbly, the daunting to the daring, Asia's Buddhas are among its most extraordinary cultural, artistic, and of course, spiritual attractions. With this in mind, the members of travel website offer their favorite places to pay homage.

Did we miss...

Read Post

The 10 Worst Cities on the Planet

(46) Comments | Posted September 1, 2015 | 12:00 AM

We admit it: even though we love to travel more than anything else in the world, some places just rub us the wrong way. Here the members of travel website, share the cities that are on their short list of places to avoid.

Did we miss...

Read Post

10 Travel Blogs Members Can't Live Without

(6) Comments | Posted August 24, 2015 | 1:00 AM


Whether you're planning a trip or just feel like fantasizing, there's nothing like an inspirational travel blog to get your imagination going. On that note, the members of travel website share the 10 travel blogs they just can't live without.

Read Post

The World's 13 Most Inspiring Trees

(0) Comments | Posted August 13, 2015 | 2:58 PM

Whether it's the world's most famous Joshua tree or a lonely island palm, the members of travel website have come across some absolutely amazing trees in their travels. As you can see, they definitely found what they were looking for.

Click here to share...

Read Post

Top 10 Best Places for Beer Snobs

(13) Comments | Posted August 7, 2015 | 10:58 AM

If you're someone who knows your IPAs from your IBUs then you probably love checking out the local brews wherever you go. With this in mind the members of travel website, have compiled their list of the Top 10 Places for Beer Snobs.

Click here to...

Read Post

10 Travel Quotes Guaranteed to Spark your Wanderlust

(0) Comments | Posted July 31, 2015 | 12:45 PM

If you're like us, we are constantly on the lookout for travel quotes to spark our wanderlust. We asked this August to share with us the most inspiring quotes that remind them of the importance of travel in their lives, and how travel makes the world more...

Read Post

11 Places to See the World's Hottest Sunsets

(2) Comments | Posted July 23, 2015 | 1:39 PM

There's nothing better than a not-to-be-believed sunset, so the travel community at shared where they've seen the best ones on their travels. Here's where they go to see the sun go down!

Click here to see more of the world's hottest sunsets or give your...

Read Post

10 Tourist Traps You Absolutely Cannot Miss

(1) Comments | Posted July 15, 2015 | 6:37 PM

Just because a tourist attraction is popular doesn't mean it isn't absolutely fantastic. To find out which tourist traps should go on his shortlist, television host and advisor to travel website Andrew Zimmern asked the site's members which ones are worth the trip.

Click here...

Read Post

13 Unique Things You Should Collect When Traveling (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 4:13 PM

Let's face it. If you love to travel, there's nothing more exciting than exploring a new place for the first time. Well, maybe there is one thing: buying something new from each place to remind you of your trip! With this in mind, we've asked the members of travel website...

Read Post

14 Extraordinary Festivals Around The World (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted February 28, 2013 | 6:30 AM

Whether steeped in solemnity or sprung from pure silliness, festivals around the world never cease to intrigue, amaze or, at the very least, entertain. From the ancient to the obscure, this list of festivals around the world shows local color both literally and figuratively. They are as diverse as they...

Read Post

Stunning Stairways Around the World (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted December 28, 2012 | 6:00 AM

Whether it's an architectural marvel or intense physical challenge, there's something about the drama of a staircase that always manages to impress. They are also a universal technology, employed over the millennia by basically every culture on earth -- very few peoples managed to go straight to the escalator. This...

Read Post

Ridiculously Crazy Roads Around the World (PHOTOS)

(68) Comments | Posted December 18, 2012 | 6:00 AM

If the thought of the open road sends your heart into high gear, this list is for you. From precarious cliffs to hairpin turns there are some pretty crazy places to let the pedal hit the metal.

See all Ridiculously Crazy Roads on Trippy.

Read Post

Destinations Where Architecture Meets Geology (PHOTOS)

(4) Comments | Posted December 1, 2012 | 9:55 AM

From a modern hotel in an ancient land to a centuries-old monastery, these attractions show what happens when ingenious peoples are stuck between a rock and a hard place. As permanent as they are striking, these attractions allow visitors to climb and hike while also enjoying the legacies of ancient...

Read Post

10 Astonishing Cliffside Attractions (PHOTOS)

(30) Comments | Posted November 24, 2012 | 9:30 AM

No vacation is really complete without a moment of true wonder and if these mountaintop attractions don't do that for you, nothing will. We strongly recommend you not look down while checking out these super-steep and downright terrifying attractions because all of them are perched on the top of deadly,...

Read Post

10 Breathtaking Stained-Glass Ceilings Around The World (PHOTOS)

(6) Comments | Posted November 16, 2012 | 6:00 AM

You'll never use the term "glass ceiling" in the pejorative again after looking at these beauties. As true works of art, it's astounding that these delicate stained-glass ceilings were not only created, to begin with, but that they've managed to withstand the elements as they have; in some cases, for...

Read Post

10 Amazing Works Of Architecture To Visit (PHOTOS)

(4) Comments | Posted November 8, 2012 | 6:00 AM

Whether it's intricate carving on an ancient temple or steel bended in ways you never thought possible, the complexities of architecture never cease to amaze.

Love them or hate them, these 10 extraordinary buildings selected by the travelers and staff of travel website bring new meaning to the art...

Read Post

How To Travel Like James Bond (PHOTOS)

(21) Comments | Posted September 29, 2012 | 9:58 AM

Now this is business travel.

Smooth, debonair, and impossible to ruffle, James Bond hit just about every glamorous corner of the world to catch evil-doers and sample the local martinis. On the 50th anniversary of his creation we celebrate 007's favorite destinations. Travelers can enjoy the sights, but they do...

Read Post

7 Destinations For 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Fans (PHOTOS)

(12) Comments | Posted September 14, 2012 | 7:00 AM

Just when you thought this phenomenon had been parlayed in every possible way, travelers are now taking trips inspired by real-life locations from "Fifty Shades of Grey." Yep, this is happening.

Whether you loved "Fifty Shades," hated it or are still scratching your head about what all the fuss...

Read Post

12 Sizzling Volcanoes (PHOTOS)

(28) Comments | Posted September 3, 2012 | 8:50 AM

A natural phenomenon even most hardcore travelers never get to see in action, volcanoes are among the world's most fascinating wonders.

Whether it's a mountain that blows smoke rings or a majestic, snow-capped peak that's been dormant for decades, here are some volcanoes that overflow with beauty.


Read Post