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The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Best Places to See the Northern Lights

Every year, about 100 artisans meticulously create the Icehotel structure anew, using ice harvested from the Torne River here in Lapland, north of …

Thermal Glass Igloos Offer Views of the Northern Lights at Finland's Hotel Kakslauttanen

A romantic night under the stars is one thing, but a crystal clear view of the Northern Lights from your own private igloo is definitely another …

European Travel

This 4-month-old startup for budget travelers just acquired its 2-year-old rival

Almost everyone loves to travel – even on a tight budget. Often, accomodation is the biggest killjoy for such travelers. Like many other startups …

10 Castle Stays Cheaper Than a Hotel Room

Where: Monteroni d'Arbia, Tuscany, Italy<p>Price: $136/night

8 Beautiful Castles to Visit Around the World

You don't need to be in a royal family to enjoy what these palaces have to offer.<p>You don't need to be in a royal family to enjoy what these palaces have to offer.

Royal Family

27 Stunning Lakeside Campsites

There's something special about waking up at sunrise to a glassy mountain lake outside your tent. If you're ready to make this a reality, check out this list of lakeside campsites and start planning your next adventure.<p>Photo by Matthew Hosford, Explorer for The Outbound<p>There's something special …

Salt Lake City

13 Affordable Trips to Europe

For a storybook-worthy vacation to Europe, head straight to Bavaria. Book a room at Burg Colmberg (a 14th-century castle rising from a rocky crag …

How to Dress for the Office Every Day for an Entire Month

Twenty outfits selected to boost your career.<p>We're a long way from the Don Draper era, when men were expected to wear the same gray suit everyday to the office, day in, day out. With most offices today having a more relaxed approach to dress codes, the doors have opened on a whole new world of …

Wonder-filled trip of a lifetime along the Alaska Highway

<i>Three friends, an RV and a thirst to explore: Welcome to the ultimate road trip along the Alaska Highway. No billboards or motels, just 3,000 miles of glorious wilderness, scenery and memories.</i><p>We crossed the border into Canada in a driving rain at 11 p.m. on June 1. I didn't want to think about the …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

National Parks

Top 10 Motorcycle Rides in the U.S.

Travel<p>Explore the best drives in the United States for motorcyclists.<p>There’s something uniquely satisfying about touring by motorcycle. The enhanced sense of freedom. The heightened adventure and awareness as you sweep through twisties and curves. You could never get so close to nature's beauty …

For Americans, European Travel is Getting a Whole Lot Cheaper

There’s a battle afoot between low-cost and legacy carriers, and travelers are the winners.<p>After years of putting up with fares to Europe upwards of …

23 Places You Should Visit In 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel next year.

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

Everyone has their dream bucket list of travel destinations, but what about dream hotels?<p>Since summer is right around the corner and we're dreaming about vacations in far off places, we've come up with the ultimate bucket list of hotels to stay in around the world.<p>From private overwater bungalow …

How Much Is a Hotel Going to Cost You This Summer?

One of the best ways to save money on a trip is to visit a vacation destination in a slightly off-peak season. That might mean visiting a ski resort in early spring, a winery in late fall, or a beach town just before the summer rush starts.<p>In many American cities, the winters are bitterly cold, but …

American Cities

27 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

If you’re moving into your first apartment, it can be a bit intimidating but also exciting, with new friends, new activities and a new city to explore. It’s time to become <i>an</i> <i>adult</i><i>.</i> Wait, what?! How do you do that? The best way to get comfortable in a new city is to make your house feel like home. In …

Wall Art

America's best North-South roads

Go west, young man! This historic cliché still resonates when it comes to road trips. But whether it's bombing to the Bay Area along the often dull-as-dirt I-80 or trying to find traces of iconic Route 66 amid a tangle of bland Interstates, the old paradigm of thinking horizontal when planning a …

10 Unique Airbnbs You’ll Want to Rent This Weekend

We may not enjoy the convenience of summer break anymore, but that doesn’t stop us from having travel on our mind 24/7. Sandy beaches, rocky hikes or cosmopolitan cities: We’ll take it all. Whether you’re planning a big trip or just imagining a cross-country excursion, get your passports ready as …

Lake Michigan

America's Most Stunning Waterfalls

Though they can easily be found in many locations across the country, the most awe-inspiring waterfalls have become destinations in their own right.<p><i>By Zachary Laks</i><p>Mighty and majestic, waterfalls are one of nature's most incredible and dramatic features. Though they can easily be found in many …

Travel Guides

8 Cheaper Alternatives to Popular European Destinations

We mapped out eight under-the-radar alternatives to popular European destinations, based on the kind of activity you're looking for. Adventure sports, wine tastings, the beach?! These secondary spots are equally as awesome, just a whole lot cheaper.<p><i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p>Rome, Munich, the French …

National Parks

8 Luxury Camping Trips That Are Worth It

Camping is great... except for the bug bites, sleeping on the ground and the constant fear of wild animals. The alternative? Glamping.<p>Camping is great...except for the bug bites, sleeping on the ground and the constant fear of wild animals. The alternative? Glamping. These luxurious vacations allow …

Jackson Hole

Set It + Forget It: Make Cement Coasters in Under 30 Minutes

Here at Brit + Co., we don’t really play favorites with materials. We’ll laser cut acrylic, spray paint just about anything and make with DIY basics like yarn and paper. But we <i>do</i> tend to forget about cement :( It’s got a sloppy stigma and takes forever to dry, but honestly, why are those bad …

DIY

This Is The Best Road Trip Across America You Can Take, According To Science

Be honest with yourself: at some point, you’ve probably thought about going on a cross-country road trip. Whether it be driving across Canada, United …

National Parks

Top 10 New Adventure Travel Trips

If adventure travel is all about the pursuit of new experiences, guided adventure trips are all about the pursuit of those experiences with a little …

2015 Tours of a Lifetime

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Travel<p>Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, …

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The 25 Best Hotels In Europe

To find the best of the best we aggregated rankings among reputable travel sources, including Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotel Awards, Condé Nast Traveler's Top 100 Hotels & Resorts (part of its annual Reader's Choice Awards), TripAdvisor's Top 25 Hotels In The World (part of its annual …