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9 Reasons I'm Now Focused on Earning Marriott Points and Status

I’ve spent the better part of two years following the wild speculation that began even before Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood Hotels in 2016. Most …

Hospitality

Only 4 Days Remain For Best Ever Delta Bonus, 130K Chase Ultimate Rewards Offers + 200K AAdvantage Miles Opportunity Remains!

<b>Ultimate Rewards</b> – In my opinion, the two best Chase sign-up bonuses right now are both for business cards. One offers <b>80,000</b> points but carries a $95 …

Flying

The Exact Day You Should Book International Travel (Based a Huge Airfare Study)

The idea of packing your bags and jetting off overseas can make your heart skip a beat, but the planning process and cost alone are enough to make …

Tourism

The Best Time to Book Flights, Based on 917 Million Airfares

Anyone who has ever purchased a plane ticket can tell you there’s a “right” and “wrong” time to buy.<p>Plane ticket prices fluctuate, and when you …

Travel Deals

26 hiking trails around the world that should be on your bucket list

Below is a list of breathtaking trails that span all difficulty levels.<p>From Japan's Yoshida Trail to Argentina's Fitz Roy Trek, here are 26 hikes worth traveling for.

Hiking

People are obsessed with booking their vacations through Costco — and now there are even more benefits

Costco's travel service is fast becoming one of its biggest assets.<p>The retail giant has been offering members deals on hotels, flights, cruises, and rental cars since 2000.<p>While it might not sound like the most glamorous way to book a trip, its customers can't get enough of it — including Business …

Costco

The 25 Most Photogenic (and Breathtaking) Spots in America

From the sky-blue alleyways of Morocco to the hot-air balloons over Cappadocia, our bucket list is <i>beyond</i> full. But you don’t need a passport to see …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

How to Book a Safari

Somewhere around the sixth – or seventh or eighth – glass of wine, things get a bit hazy. You look down the dinner table at the other guests chatting …

The 50 Best Hikes

From a family day hike through southern Utah’s Road Canyon to a grueling scramble through northern Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, this …

Hiking

The 15 Most Romantic Places to Go in January

Time to hatch a winter escape plan with your significant other.<p>Say what you will about the snow, but there’s something incredibly romantic about the …

Snowfall

How much does it cost to sail around the world? The real costs of liveaboard cruising

<b>Terysa Vanderloo looks at the real cost of liveaboard cruising, and shares some tips on how to budget</b>Two years ago my partner Nick and I set off from …

Sailing

This Floating Sauna Hotel Offers an Amazing View of the Northern Lights

At this hotel, catching a glimpse of the Northern Lights is sure to be a highly relaxing experience.<p>Opening later in 2018, the Arctic Bath hotel …

Northern Lights

Readers' Choice: This is the best of the Caribbean

While the Caribbean was hard hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, much of the region was spared from damage, and many impacted islands are on …

Caribbean

The Top 10 Islands in Europe

Sun, sea, culture, and cuisine: these islands celebrate the sybaritic life.<p>The enduring pleasures of Greek myths, thousands of years later, owe much …

European Travel

The most beautiful beaches in Greece

Greece has more than 6,000 islands and islets and a coastline of nearly 8,500 miles, making choices for the country’s best beaches a competitive one.<p>And while travelers no doubt have personal preferences as to what makes a Greek beach actually swoon-worthy, the following have been vetted for their …

Beaches

The 15 best hotels in the US, according to travelers

Travel + Leisure just released their annual World's Best Awards 2016, which includes their list of the best city hotels in the continental US. The results of the awards are based on a survey that's been answered by thousands of travelers from around the globe.<p>Although New York City had the most …

South Carolina

10 best European hotels from U.S. News & World Report. London's Lanesborough is No. 1

You can make this your bucket list of luxury hotels in Europe. U.S. News & World Report selected the Lanesborough in a historic London building as the No. 1 must-stay luxury hotel.<p>The hotel began life as St. George's Hospital in 1733. The hospital has long cleared off, but the grand building at …

The eight ultimate North American road trips handpicked by car experts revealed

If you’re planning on hitting the road in North America, an illustrated guide has been created to show eight ultimate road trips that you can take.<p>The trip routes have been personally researched, hand-picked and collated by WeBuyAnyCar.com, the UK’s largest car buying service.<p>The idea behind the …

Trains

6 Unique Winter Hotels across the World that Redefine Cool

This winter season, go beyond skiing and snowboarding to stay a night at one these majestic winter hotels. Instead of escaping the cold weather, why …

Best Luxury Private Island Resorts In The World

11 Best Luxury Private Island Resorts In The World<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara is a paradise sanctuary, offering an …

25 Most Beautiful Places in the Caribbean

Hidden lagoons, staggering mountains, European-inspired architecture: the Caribbean offers so much more than just beautiful beaches—although it certainly doesn't suffer in that department. Take a tour of beautiful sites among the area's more than 7,000 islands, both inland, seaside, and under the …

Caribbean

12 Incredible Places in the Italian Alps Almost Too Beautiful to Be Real

You can't argue with good food, good wine, good people, and good behold-the-majesty-of-nature-and-weep scenery. No country nails this combo quite as …

These Gorgeous Overwater Bungalows Are a Quick Flight Away

When we think of overwater bungalows perched over turquoise waters, with think of Tahiti. And we should: The liquid realms of French Polynesia are …

Royal Caribbean

13 Amazing Real-Life Castles You Can Actually Stay In

Live out your Beauty and the Beast dreams.

Greatest Hiking Treks in Peru

Peru is an outdoor adventurer’s paradise with trails winding through an array of land formations, rivers, jungles and climates. If you are seeking a …

South America

10 Of The Best Wilderness Resorts In The World

10 Of The Best Wilderness Resorts In The World<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Near the top of Western Australia sits the Ningaloo Reef. This reef is incredible, …

New Zealand

52 amazing holidays to take in 2018 – one for every week of the year

Whether you’re after half-term sunshine, a trip to the Antarctic or simply something new, here we map your year with the perfect holiday ideas for every week of 2018.<p>January<p>1. Get back in shape in Surrey<p><b>January 1-7</b><p>The dawn of a new year will often spark the urge to be healthier – but this instinct …

Travel

2017 Brides Honeymoon Awards: The Top 10 Resorts in Central and South America

<i>Picking the perfect honeymoon is no easy feat—countless romantic destinations, endless hotel options, limited vacation time and the struggle-is-real challenge of finding the perfect place to please both you and your new spouse. Where to begin? Well, right here. BRIDES teamed up with the A-list</i> …

South America