Bernard Shepard

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9 Trips to Take With Your Significant Other to See If They're ‘the One’

The family vacation is an important part of getting to know someone. Whether it's heading to grandma's house for Christmas, or jetting off with the …

10 Beach Towns with the Highest Quality of Life, Ranked!

1 of 10<p>#10: Charleston<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>#9: Myrtle Beach<p>3 of 10<p>#8: Lahaina<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>#7: Traverse City<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 10<p>#6: Miami …

The Yosemite most people never see: 10 dazzling hikes

YOSEMITE — Gazing at the spectacular scenery surrounding Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy reservoir, I can’t help but marvel. Nature has endowed Tuolumne …

Top 10 Essential Steps to Take Before Launching a WordPress Website [Infographic]

Backup Solutions<p>Having a Backup solution which takes regular backup of your site is quite important and will avoid any unforeseen circumstances. Here …

You Can Now See the Most Beautiful Sights in Canada With This $397 Train Trip

Thanks to its massive windows, you can fall asleep under a sky full of stars on this train.<p>After you've checked this $213 scenic train trip from San Francisco to New York off your bucket list, the next voyage you should book is this inexpensive locomotive adventure across our neighbor to the north, …

The Best Vacation Is This $97, 30-Stop Train Trip And Don’t Let Anyone Tell You Different

You know that feeling you get when you walk into a Target on a warm August day and are confronted — I use this word because it is particularly aggressive — by a sea of signs proclaiming that school will be back in session before you know it? Even if you haven’t been in school for years, <i>decades</i>, you …

The Coolest Secret Bars in the World

When alcohol was outlawed in the 1920s, the number of American speakeasies skyrocketed.<p>Revelers in search of alcohol and good music could easily find …

How to Take a Last-Minute Summer Vacation (Without Breaking the Bank)

Any avid traveler knows the key to saving money when booking travel: Do it early. Fail to plan ahead, and you’ll be stuck overpaying — or taking the …

Flying

Madagascar is one of the most unique spots in the world

Madagascar is a land of the unique and diverse<p>Madagascar is a world unto itself. A massive island, with vastly different microclimates, remote areas, …

What to do if you break your leg in the middle of nowhere

Know how to improvise, but try to be prepared.<p>So you’re out in the wilderness, enjoying the fresh air and leaving civilization far behind, when suddenly your friend slips and—crack! Maybe he falls onto his outstretched hand, or she lands on her leg. Either way, you have a bad feeling a bone might …

Inflammation

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

A Visual Tour Of The Most Searched Spots In Europe For Summer ’17

Choosing the best spot to hit during a summer vacation is a tough job. Do you stay domestic and see some new corner of the country that’s been calling for a while, or do you take a bigger leap and cross the ocean? The latter options has never been more enticing, since budget airlines have started …

European Travel

Living in: Johannesburg

Bursting with the energy and pace of a big city but with the friendliness of a much smaller town, Johannesburg attracts expats looking to accomplish a lot and integrate quickly.<p>Bursting with the energy and pace of a big city but with the friendliness of a much smaller town, Johannesburg attracts …

Tour Tokyo on the cheap

The Japanese capital is famously pricey – but there are ways to dine, collect souvenirs and see the city from high above without emptying your wallet<p>With tales abounding of $200 watermelons, $9 coffees and other eye-popping expenses, Japan has earned a reputation as an expensive vacation …

Food & Dining

10 incredible things you need to see and do if you're on holiday in Sweden

If you're looking for somewhere that has spectacular natural landscape, bustling cities, a breathtaking coast and picturesque little towns, then …

European Travel

Hike These Great Treks with G Adventures

Do you love a good challenge? Do you want to see breathtaking views around the world?<p>G Adventures details eight different hiking treks around the …

South America

Traveling solo, but not alone, on Italy's Amalfi Coast

On a sunny October day, a small bus with 17 passengers left a mountain village in Italy, headed for the famed coastal town of Amalfi. The zigzagging road offered glimpses of spectacularly craggy cliffs, small red-roofed villages and the glittering Mediterranean. Inside the bus, increasingly raucous …

8 awesome trips into the heart of Canada’s great outdoors

1: Hike the high trails of the Canadian Rockies<p>Experience the stunning peaks, glaciers and high passes of the Canadian Rockies with your feet firmly …

Greece on a budget: locals' tips on where to stay and eat

Still in the midst of its debt crisis, the notion of UK travellers on a budget in Greece might induce some black humour from locals, but tourists can help the economy – and save a few euros themselves<p>Greece’s debt crisis rumbles on, making it harder for locals to go on holiday. But with 27 million …

Europe

15 ways to save on travel, according to flight attendants

But in exchange, these airline employees have the opportunity to travel the world for work — and for fun — thanks to generous discounts and deals on airfare.<p>"To say we are spoiled is an understatement," said one flight attendant. "But with all these perks, we often like to take things a bit …

Virgin America

Canada's Best Scenic Drives & Inspirational Views

Fuel Your Need for Speed at These 6 Vegas Racetracks

Your high-speed adventure awaits in Las Vegas. Whether you want to drive on a Formula One racetrack, do some drifting through hairpin corners, drag …

The Complete Web Programming Bundle, Save 92%

We have a great deal on the Complete Web Programming Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save 92% off the normal price.<p>The …

Top 5 Best Luxury Resorts In The Maldives

Continuing our series of the top 5 best places to travel, I am now looking at the top 5 best luxury hotels and resorts in the Maldives.<p>Our Travel …

The 12 Most Scenic Train Trips In the World

Traveling by train is one of the simplest ways to get around, and it can also be the most photogenic. These 12 routes from around the world are so …

The 12 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe for couples

With that in mind, a new report from Post Office Travel Money released today has unearthed the cheapest tourist hotspots in Europe.<p>To produce the ranking, Post Office Travel Money calculated several expenses for food and drink — including a three-course meal for two with a bottle of wine, a bottle …

Coca-Cola

2017 travel planner: where to go on holiday … and when

Whether you’re looking for a dream holiday or a last-minute city break, here’s the lowdown on how to find bargains and late deals for all types of getaway from now until December<p><b>Book now: summer beach favourites</b><br>If you fancy a balmy beach holiday this summer, don’t take any chances. Last year, with …

Thomas Cook

10 Reasons You Should Plan a Trip to Portugal in 2017

It's more than just the latest it-destination.<p>Last year everyone was talking about Iceland, before that it was Thailand, and for 2017 travel buffs are going to be flocking to Portugal — for good reason. This country has it all. We're talking beaches, wine country, modern cities and tons of history. …

A Bucket List of the Best Hikes in the World

Alta Via, Italy<p>Image 1 of 18<p>Picture-perfect scenery awaits on the Ligurian Coast of Italy where the Alta Via, or High Path, in the Cinque Terra …