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Don't Book Your Flight Without Doing This First, Says a Travel Pro

A lot goes into planning a trip—even before you click "complete purchase" on airfare. But if snagging discounted flights is top of mind, this …

23 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes With No Meat Or Dairy

One-Pot Pasta, Coconut Quinoa Curry, Veggie Burgers, French Fries, Vegan Shepherd's Pie, Biryani Rice, Lentil Bolognese, Split Pea Soup and more.

A 30-something travel hacker who spent 11 years exploring 193 countries reveals which travel rewards card he uses every day

Guillebeau told Business Insider that much of the reason he was able to afford a lifestyle of near-constant travel for so many years was thanks to smart spending habits and racking up airline miles and credit card rewards points. In other words, he practiced travel hacking.<p>Now 39, the New York …

The Most Epic Long Hiking Trails In the U.S.

If you’re looking for some true outdoor adventure, these long, scenic trails cover anywhere from 100 to nearly 7,000 miles.<p>The folks at Backpacker …

Hiking

5 Jet Lag Cures You Need to Know Before Your Next Vacation

Because sleeping through your beach weekend is not ideal.<p>Not all trips are created equal, if you consider the am-I-going-to-get-deep-vein-thrombosis paranoia of a long flight and how much willpower it takes to avoid dozing off once you hit the tarmac.<p>Jet lag—the sleep disorder experienced by …

The World's Most Scenic Winter Train Rides

Few films capture the beauty of winter train travel as the 1974 silver screen mystery, “Murder on the Orient Express.” In it, Hercule Poirot …

There Are Tourists And There Are Travellers. Which One Are You?

With festivity in all its glory surrounding you, what better time in the year to take some time off work, pack your bags and get outta town for a …

Travel

7 (Affordable) Winter Vacations No One Thinks to Book but You Definitely Should

*Buys ticket, checks bank account, doesn't die*<p>Picking a winter vacation spot usually goes a little something like: find warm climate to escape the freezing hellhole you're currently in, book, done. But that shortsightedness can wreak havoc not only on your bank account, but on your sense of …

Santa Barbara

Top 10 Places to Explore When Visiting the UK for Your Next Holiday

Many times in my pursuit of searching for the best holidays abroad, I forget I live in the UK, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the …

The 15 countries that have gone unconquered the longest

Meet the person about to become the youngest woman to visit every country in the world

Anyone prone to crippling envy should look away now because a 27-year-old is on her way to becoming the youngest woman in history to visit every country in the world.<p>Cassie De Pecol, from the US state of Connecticut, has spent the last 16 months ticking off nations at a rate of knots - it's now 180 …

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

Some people are smarter than others — intelligence, scientists believe, is the result of a combination of complex factors, including everything from …

6 trips that'll blow up your Instagram

Travel

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

Workouts

The Prettiest National Park in Each Canadian Province

Ah, the Great White North. The name conjures up images of stunning alpine peaks, dense forests, and icy waters. It's no secret that Canada is rich …

National Parks

19 images that will make you want to travel to Bergamo, Italy

Visiting Bergamo is like diving head first into a fairy tale. A city with ancient origins in the Lombardy region of northern Italy, it was once a …

Italy

Besides Taj Mahal, 10 Must visit Places in India before you Die!

Reading of books only provides man with half knowledge, while Traveling gives Experiences and widen your perception. On that note, from Kashmir …

Why Sri Lanka Should Be Your Next Undiscovered Getaway

Sri Lanka is anything but your typical island getaway. While the country is home to gorgeous sandy beaches and a year-round tropical climate, there …

Sri Lanka

The diets from certain countries could help you live longer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Going on vacation could help you uncover the secret to a long and healthy life -- if you pick the right destination.<p>It's no secret that certain populations around the world live longer and produce a greater number of centenarians than others.<p>More importantly, these marvels of nature remain …

Holistic Medicine

These Brutally Honest Photos of India Show The Difference Between Travel Expectations Reality

<b>Brace Yourselves!</b><p>Travel is generally one of the highlights of most people’s lives – whether you get to visit a new destination once a year or once a …

The Top 6 Apps for Learning a New Language

We all love traveling abroad in an authentic way - meeting the locals, sampling the regional cuisine and hanging out at haunts not frequented by …

Language Learning

Britain's most beautiful bike route - and seven more for your bucket list

It’s a safe bet that keen cyclists who raced around the Tour of Britain route in the Lake District this week didn’t stop for a scrumptious pub lunch in the Blacksmiths Arms in Broughton Mills.<p>They probably barely noticed the leafy woods in Lorton Vale, and as for taking time to muse on the …

50 of the Most Stunning Historic Hotels in America

Visiting Grand Teton National Park with Dogs

It is hard to imagine something as breathtakingly beautiful as the Teton Range. Popping up seemingly out of nowhere, these glacier capped mountains …

15 Best Beaches in Thailand | World Travel Guide

Thailand is known worldwide for its stunning beaches and it’s no wonder why the country is considered as one of the most visited tourist destinations …

If US national parks are to continue to thrive they must reflect the diversity of our population

As the National Park Service turns 100, a new campaign aims to make the country’s natural spaces more appealing to all Americans, regardless of race, over the next century. It’s vital they succeed<p>In the sweltering heat of a summer day, I walked along the visitor trails of Yosemite national park. I …

National Parks

Cholesterol: Everything You Need To Know That Nobody Ever Told You

We've all heard of cholesterol before, but when a friend told me about a new protein (arginine) supplement he read about that claims to help reduce …

Nutrition

49 health 'facts' you've been told all your life that are totally wrong

Nope, nope, nope, and nope.<p>Who hasn't shared these and other amazing-sounding notions about about health and the human body, only to feel embarrassed …

7 Underrated, Astounding European Destinations for 2017: Introduction

RELATED OFFERS<p>Enjoy a Romantic Getaway to the Pacific ... <br>Travel Impressions<p>Seven All-Inclusive Nights in Jamaica ... <br>Travel Impressions<p>Save Up to …

European Travel

4 times I’ve been humbled by travel

I have been away from my home on the Big Island of Hawaii for 10 years. Since then I have lived and traveled through 38 different countries. At …

Guide Books