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A Dozen Reasons to Visit India During Diwali

India, Culture & History

India’s biggest and most important annual holiday is also one of the best times to visit the country.  Ancient civilizations the world over ce...

Tips for Drinking in Japan

Japan, Nightlife

Just as water is served automatically at a restaurant table in the West, green tea appears magically on every restaurant table in Japan. But w...

The Best Trips for 'Skip-Gen' Travel

Awesome Travel Stuff

One of the biggest trends in recent years has been ‘Multi-Gen’ travel, where 3 or more generations of the family come together on vacation.‘Skip Ge...

Lest We Forget: The WW2 Site That's Trying to Gain UNESCO Status

Normandy, France, Culture & History

It was a fabled event in military history and has become etched into popular culture, the subject of movies, documentaries, novels and real stories...

The Hotel that made Copacabana Famous

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Hotels

Some hotels help define their destinations.   Not only with an historic pedigree, but with a location that makes them central to the loca...

Where You Can Dine on Celebrated Chefs' Cuisine at Sea - And It's Included!

Dining

There’s a constellation of Michelin stars and celebrity chefs bringing their award-winning dishes, TV show hits and cookbook favorites to guests on...

Video: Hawaii's Most Scenic Road Trip

Hawaii, Outdoor Activities

Even in a state overflowing with breathtaking scenery, Maui’s Road to Hana is legendary. It’s been called the best thing to do in Maui, and ev...

3 Reasons to Book Off-Season Travel

Before your trip

Experienced travelers know there’s a code when it comes to travel seasons. High season, low season, shoulder season and off season – your choi...

Eight things you didn't know about New Zealand Wine

New Zealand, Before your trip

The Classic New Zealand Wine Trail is one of the world’s most iconic self-drive wine journeys

Sydney-Sightseeing like a local

Sydney, Australia, Sightseeing

You might have the best spots and attractions under your belt, but there are a few more items you’ll need to tick off your list before you’re a tru...

Video: Meet a Cowboy... in France

Provence, France, Outdoor Activities

Cowboys. Wild white horses. Wild black bulls. And pink flamingos.Hard to imagine any place on earth where you'll find all of them together, bu...

Finding Wellness in the Waters of Jamaica

Jamaica, Jamaica, Wellness

You probably already know that Jamaica is famous for its beaches.  And you may even have already come back relaxed from a beach holiday in the...

World Gorilla Day: 3 Things a Travel and Animal Lover Can Do

Africa, Anywhere, Adventure

The world’s largest primates have their own day, September 24th. Gorillas are larger on average than humans and maybe that’s one of the reasons the...

The Real Downton Abbey and 3 Other Majestic English Manor Houses That Star in Films

Great Britain, United Kingdom, Culture & History

If the Downton Abbey movie and TV series has you fantasizing about life in the elegant and storied surroundings of England’s stately homes, you are...

How This Cruise is Breaking a World Record

River or Ocean Cruises

245 days. 6 continents. 51 countries. 111 ports. Imagine spending August 2019 until May 2020 on a cruise circumnavigating the world. This...

3 Hurricane-Free Caribbean Islands

Netherlands Antilles, Netherlands Antilles, Sea & Sand

Recent, extreme hurricanes have devastated favorite Caribbean island communities.For travel, the impact of more extreme hurricanes is double. ...

This Hotel Serves a Cocktail Made with Gold

Montreal, Quebec, Nightlife

If you haven't been to Montreal recently, the Golden Square Cocktail at Montreal's new Four Seasons Hotel (VIDEO ABOVE) is just one reason to book...

South Pacific is inherently romantic.

French Polynesia, French Polynesia, Rest & Relaxation

With its unparalleled beauty, abounding culture, and relaxed state of mind, it’s the ideal getaway for any couple.

You Can Take a Dip at the Edge of the World's Largest Falls

Africa, Anywhere, Adventure

Daredevils and adventure-seekers can't resist! People really do take a dip in the natural pool at the top of this world-famous, record-breaking wat...

These 3 Latin American Cities Turn 500 This Year

Central America, Anywhere, Culture & History

In 14 hundred and 92, Columbus sailed the ocean blue (as the rhyme we learned in school goes), and unwittingly unleashed a tsunami of Europeans hea...

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