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The 12 Most Underrated National Parks in the U.S.

The Great Smoky Mountains is America's most popular national park, welcoming more than nine million visitors every year, followed by the Grand …

5 Simple Rules of Thumb for Packing Light

Travel is all about taking in new experiences as you explore an unknown destination, whether it’s the streets of New York or the steps of Machu …

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How to safari in South Africa on a budget

The words “budget” and “safari” are not often found in the same sentence. Safaris are a notoriously expensive holiday choice. But there are ways to enjoy a bush experience for under (sometimes well under) £150 per person per night, if you do as the locals do. Despite the fall in sterling’s value, …

South Africa

Insider's Guide to Olympic National Park

There are few places in the world with the diversity, beauty, and wilderness of Olympic National Park. Olympic is a temperate rainforest that …

15 Websites That Help You Travel Like a Local

In a post-1980s world, the travel industry had to change with the whirlwind installation of global Internet and mobile services. These websites tap …

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November Is the Best Time to Travel to Paris. Here's Why.

Lower airfares, shorter lines and beautiful Christmas markets are just a few of the draws to Paris.<p>As the leaves change and people swap their …

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7 Most Incredible Adventures You Need to Have in Iceland

Iceland is no stranger to striking landscapes, impossible views, and travel experiences that inevitably trump any dinner-table bragging session. Why, …

European Travel

10 of the world's epic train journeys

Jungfraubahn, Switzerland<p>Somewhat greedily, the Swiss boast three world-class rail journeys: the Glacier Express, the Bernina Express and, most spectacular of all, the Jungfraubahn. Climbing to over 3,000 metres, the hourly train scoots up the north face of the Eiger before sliding across Mönch and …

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6 Great National Parks for Fall Hiking

There's no better time of year to get outside.<p>Autumn is the perfect time to visit any of America's national parks, as crowds tend to be at a minimum, the weather is fantastic, and the change of season brings a wash of color to many of these iconic settings. If you're looking to explore a park this …

15 things to do for free in Madrid - Explore The Best of Madrid For Free

Madrid’s Parque del Buen Retiro, or just Retiro Park as it is known locally, is the city’s best loved park, as well as being one of Madrid’s top …

Things To Do in Barcelona

Barcelona, the vibrant and beautiful Catalan capital, is a sophisticated cocktail of culture, history, and urban glamour, all wrapped in sensual …

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The European train trip that every family should take

As a child I used to stand beside my dad in the corridor of the overnight car train from Calais to Narbonne in southern France. We’d watch fields of sunflowers shoot by while freight trains roared past like angry dragons. Lost in a reverie, his hair tangled from the rushing wind, my father rarely …

Best State Parks in the United States for a Thousand

<i>This is a guest post from my dad, Grandpa Points. He and my mom are in their 60’s, are (mostly) retired,and are ticking off “bucket list”</i> …

National Parks

Get ready for $69 flights from the US to Europe

How many hours do you spend sitting at your desk or on your couch just wishing you could fly somewhere far, far away? Listen, we know adulting is …

Fly from the US to Sweden for Only ~$440 on United

Related Articles<p>Here’s yet another great European fare. You can fly to Stockholm, Sweden for only about $440 on United Airlines.<p>Valid for travel on …

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10 of the best women-only activity holidays

Demand for women-only breaks is growing. These activity trips include yoga, surfing, boot camps, and dog-sledding, from Kent to Kilimanjaro<p>Via ferrata, Italy<p>Desperately Seeking Adventure runs active trips for small groups of women of all ages – the oldest participant so far was 72. There are two …

Costa Rica

Chicken Meatballs with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

<b>Sun-dried tomato cream sauce that is a touch sweet, pairs perfectly with chicken meatballs.</b><p>Oh man you guys this sauce. It’s pretty much the best …

Europe's 28 best hidden seaside resorts

10 Ethical Travel Destinations Worth Exploring

Give back while kicking back.<p><i>Original article by Liz Shemaria for AFAR.</i><p><b><br>For more travel content from AFAR, check out:</b><p>* Get Lost: The World's Best Natural Escapes<p>* Digital Detox Around the World<p>* The Planet's Best Hot Springs<p>* 7 Wonders of the Natural World

30 Travel Experiences to Collect so that you can say You've seen the World

Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. So aim far, literally. These are some of the exquisite places you can be …

The Top 12 Dog-Friendly Hotels

The idea of traveling with a pet can be daunting, so we love a good pet-friendly hotel. Our kitties and puppies deserve luxury treatment just like we …

Pets

Basil Goat Cheese Pasta Salad.

Can we just talk about this pasta salad??The post Basil Goat Cheese Pasta Salad. appeared first on Half Baked Harvest.

Pasta Salad

Ultimate Guide to Spending Your Money in 42 Countries This Summer

<i>By Andrew DePietro, Contributor</i><p>More Americans are traveling abroad in part because of the strength of the dollar overseas. But knowing that your money will go further isn't the only information you should consider for your budget before traveling. To help you plan your travel budget, GOBankingRates …

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9 Unique Hotel Rooms You Can Only Find in Italy

From a well-appointed igloo high up in the Alps to a luxury suite built into ancient caves, these nine unusual lodgings promise to make any trip to …

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10 Actually Free and Interesting Things To Do in London

London can be an expensive city if you head to all the tourist traps. I am the master of finding something free to do in this city (could be to do with the fact I usually have no money in my pocket and I'm Dutch which means I'm basically a tight a**e!). Here's a great guide to London that's …

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The 10 world landmarks that have to be on your bucket list

There are some landmarks so iconic they appear on almost every traveler's bucket list.<p>From the Taj Mahal to Machu Picchu, a visit to these sites is …

World's best food festivals: 14 for the true foodie | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — This story was originally published in May 2016.<p>(CNN) — Seems everywhere has a food festival these days, or at least an excuse to sell overpriced paper bowls of pulled pork in a tent.<p>For the dedicated diner, the standard shindigs are unlikely to satisfy. They're after something …

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