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Local Guide to St. Louis, Missouri

We asked local St. Louis filmmaker Aaron Phillips to create a 'Locals Only' video for his hometown. Check out this Locals Only Mini-Documentary that gets to know the 'Gateway to the West' through a local lens. And be sure to check out Aaron's local guide below.<p>We asked local St. Louis …

15 Best U.S. Resorts For Fall Getaways

As we head into the heart of the fall season, there's no better way to celebrate the changing of the seasons than to escape into nature. Fortunately, many of the country's best resorts cater to leaf peepers with special tours and programs that allow guests to enjoy awe-inspiring views and the crisp …

Off-roading

The Perfect Weekend in Amsterdam

It's easy to explore the cultural treasures and aesthetic delights of this canal-side jewel box of a city in just a few days.<p>Forget that dated, louche image of Amsterdam as the capital of stoners and winking red lights. In the last few years, the city hasn’t so much reinvented itself as …

Shoulder Season: When, Where and How to Make the Most of This Travel Sweet Spot

Summer may be winding down, but that's no reason to get out of vacation mode. We are coming up on one of the best travel times of the year -- the sweet spot between peak travel and low travel seasons -- shoulder season!<p>In the fall, this is when summer hot spots cool down a bit, but there is still …

Non-Touristy Places in San Francisco

San Francisco is known all over as a popular tourist destination. With visitors from around the world seeking out famous landmarks, it can be tough to see the city's sights through the bustling crowds. For those seeking non-touristy places to visit in San Francisco, I have a few suggestions.<p>San …

San Francisco

America's 20 best places to be during summertime - Matador Network

Lake Tahoe Area, California/Nevada<p><b>Key Towns/Areas:</b> South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, Truckee, Carson City<b><br>Festival:</b> Lake Tahoe Summerfest<p>The sun seems to …

Plan the Perfect Maine Coastal Road Trip, the Easy Way

Traveling US Route 1 along the coast of Maine may well be the most interesting and scenic road trip in America. Maine enjoys an abundance of natural attractions including an estimated 5,000 miles of coastline (more than California!).<p>Traveling US Route 1 along the coast of Maine may well be the most …

National Parks

Here's what's up in Indy

"This is not the city I grew up in," said Alyssa Starr Newerth, director of advancement at Indy Reads Books, a locally owned bookshop. "So much has changed. People love this city so much now — you can feel it."<p>There is a feeling that Indianapolis is in the midst of great change. It's not the …

Your Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed (The Real Reason For The Forty-Hour Workweek)

Well I’m in the working world again. I’ve found myself a well-paying gig in the engineering industry, and life finally feels like it’s returning to …

Husband Animates a Joke Told by His Drunk Wife

25 things we love about Poland

It's the land of Pope John Paul II, Frederic Chopin and really good cheese.<p>To celebrate Poland's 25 years of independence, June 4, 2014, we asked readers to share their favorite things about the country.<p>Don't pay attention to the outdated stereotypes. From gorgeous town squares to wise …

10 Reasons Why You Should Go To Vancouver Island In June

We really love our Neighbors To The North all year round, but the not-so-little island of Vancouver (on which the city of Vancouver is mysteriously NOT located) is an outdoorsman's dream come summer time.<p>There's so much to see and do on the world's 43rd largest island that we kind of want to go …

Solo Traveler: Adventures in the Mayan Riviera

The cold April weather was wearing me out and I needed some sun and an adventure to regain my love of life. I chose Mexico because I had always wanted to see the Mayan ruins.<p>People thought I was crazy when I told them I was going to Mexico -- alone. "It's not safe," they said. Well I went solo... …

Mayan Civilization

New Orleans: School Night on Saint Claude

TravelDigital Nomad<p>I like going to bars where I’m afraid of the people at the bar.<p>And I like going to bars where my feet stick to the floor.<p>I like ordering dinner from a lady with a skull tattoo on her ring finger who’s actually really cool, though I’m scared if I order the wrong thing she’ll cut …

The 24 Best Travel Blogs of 2014

10 Places Every American Should See

Think you know America's essential sights? Compare your past trips with our picks for domestic destinations every citizen should visit -- from pop culture icons to patriotic landmarks.<p>California's Pacific Highway 1 runs 135 miles between San Luis Obispo and Monterey.<p><i>Photo Courtesy Wangkun Jia /</i> …

Pearl Harbor

A restaurant with two faces

There is something odd, if not disconcerting, about spying a $92 menu item during breakfast.<p>Fortunately, as I sat awaiting my French toast at a suburban St. Louis restaurant called Half and Half, I realized that the $92 item was not diamond-encrusted pancakes; it was dinner at a restaurant called …

10 Amazing River Trips in North America

Whitewater rafting can spice up any trip, whether you're looking for a pleasant family float or a white-knuckle reunion of college friends. Here's what you need to know as you plan your next raft trip.<p>There's a place for vacations that include museum tours and visits to the childhood homes of …

Rafting

Start Reading – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

Epic Adventures<p>Looking for long, challenging journeys that push you to your limits? Check out my epic adventures.<p>Wildlife Encounters<p>As a wildlife …

Simpsons-in-the-Strand, London, England

Rich in history? Simpsons exudes a Britannia atmosphere fit for a King, Queen or Duke. This building on one of London's most bustling streets started as the Kit Kat Club, a famous literary society, then opened as the Grand Cigar Divan in 1828, then became Simpsons-in-the-Strand, which in turn …

What you should know before a Sailing Trip in the Caribbean

Armed with my notebook, a word file and vivid memories from my first sailing trip in the Caribbean on Star Clipper, I decided to mark down my recommendations for a pleasant and memorable sailing trip.<p>While preparing this article, I resorted to google and Bing engines searching for traveling …

Dining Rooms

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Sports Fans: Find your Heaven in Boston's Bars

It is undeniable - Boston sports fans are some of the most devoted across the nation. From the fanatical Red Sox fans who hold pride in the history of Fenway Park - the oldest ballpark in the Major Leagues - to green decked-out Celtics basketball fans, to Boston Bruins fanatics uniformed in brown …

Where to Go Kayaking in Puerto Rico

01 of 07<p>San Juan<p>Opportunities to kayak are somewhat limited in San Juan's main tourist areas. Naturally, you won't be parking your kayak next to the …

The Surf Camps of Central America

01 of 03<p>Surf Camps in Nicaragua<p>1. Two Brothers Surf Resort, Las Salinas, Rivas District - These guys offer private villa on one of the most famous …

Central America

Best Caribbean Island Honeymoon Destinations

01 of 10<p>One of the prettiest and less touristy islands in the Caribbean, St. Lucia is known for its majestic geographical feature, the Grand Piton …