Carrie Anne Montijo

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You Can Travel Like a 1900s Adventurer—Here’s How

A new book shows what a turn-of-the century food explorer can teach us about modern travel.<p>In 1900 people rarely left their hometown, let alone traveled around their country. But David Fairchild was different.<p>Fairchild was a food spy for the American government at the turn of the 20th century. He …

Plants

From St. Patrick’s Day Parties to Cherry Blossoms: Here’s What’s Free and Cheap to Do in March

Free and cheap things to do across the U.S.<p>March roars in like a lion — and brings with it some roaring good deals for travelers.<p>Party on St. …

Travel

8 Reasons Carnival Cruises Make the BEST Vacation For Families With Kids

Every year between the ages of 6 and 11, my family and I vacationed on a cruise. As an only child, I especially cherished our annual tradition because of the number of friends I made on every trip — some of whom I stayed pen pals with years later. So I was even more ecstatic to get the opportunity …

Kids

15 Best Museums in Chicago

Whatever your interest, from literature to art to architecture, you’ll find its expression in one of the Windy City’s top museums.<p>One of the world’s best Impressionist collections and the greatest concentration of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world are just a few of the superlatives that …

Retro Attractions You Need To Visit ASAP

Feeling nostalgic? Blast to the past when visiting these memorable, vintage attractions. The Route 66 Drive-In Theater located in Carthage, Missouri, …

These Are the 20 Gorgeous Caribbean Airbnbs Topping Travelers' Wish Lists

Travelers looking to take a break from winter weather without blowing their budget might think about staying in one of Airbnb’s island escapes. In …

How to save money on your trip to Edinburgh

The dollar might be a little stronger against the pound than it used to be, but that doesn’t mean visiting Scotland’s capital will come cheap. Like …

The Budget Traveler's Guide to Zion National Park

With majestic canyons, sandstone walls, and breathtaking hikes, it’s no wonder this jewel of the National Park Service was named for the promised …

50 state road trip: Affordable bed and breakfasts in each state

Looking to get away for a romantic Valentine's Day? GoBankingRates.com has put together a list of affordable bed and breakfasts in each state, so no matter where you're looking to travel, you'll have a cozy room waiting for you. Looking for more cost-cutting ideas? They've also put together a list …

Science And The Mystery Of The Mind

Last week, my <i>13.7</i> co-blogger Tania Lombrozo reported on a study she developed with graduate student Sara Gottlieb on whether science can explain the human mind.<p>As Tania wrote, this was a survey-based study asking the participants "whether they thought it was possible for science to one day fully …

Southwest Sale Has $40 Flights For Your Spring Vacation

The holidays are a season of giving. While you count pennies and hunt for deals on gifts for your family and friends, maybe you should be giving …

Flying

Older, higher more remote: uncovering the Peruvian landmark that's a rival to Macchu Pichu

This is the time when travel companies begin to talk up what they believe to be the hot destinations of the coming year. And the place that keeps recurring – certainly it’s top of the high-end specialist Red Savannah's trends list – is the pre-Inca citadel of Kuélap in Peru.<p>A rival to Macchu Pichu …

South America

This Airline is Selling Black Friday Flights to Europe and Iceland for just $99

Apparently, purple is the new black (or rather, WOW Air's Purple Friday is the new Black Friday). Anyone looking to book a flight from the US to …

Ride Though History in First-Class Style

The iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is announcing new Grand Suites just as "Murder on the Orient Express" hits the big screen<p>The most iconic …

12 Mind-Blowing, Affordable Adventures for Your Bucket List

Start planning your next vacation now.<p>Are you an adventure hound who lives for trips that test your physical limits? Have you fantasized about …

The 10 Weirdest Places to Sleep on Vacation

Your vacations aren't boring, so why should your hotel rooms be?<p>You might consider yourself to be a cultivated traveler if your passport’s been …

Month by Month: Here Are the 12 Places Not to Miss in 2018

What if, for every month of the year, there was a destination waiting that almost no one had discovered?<p>While some of the spots on our 2018 list are …

Say What?? Fare Alert - $186 Roundtrip to Australia!

Virgin Australia and its joint venture partners are actually offering a $186 roundtrip fare between Dallas and Melbourne, Australia. That’s not a …

LAX to Tokyo $469 AA, DL, UA Nov-Mar

American/JAL, Delta, United/ANA all have Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita NRT and Haneda HND on sale for $469 round trip for travel departures from …

Here's The Reason Your Old Devices Feel So Slow And Make You Want to Upgrade

And what you can do about it.<p>Plenty of misconceptions and conspiracy theories surround this topic. Internet searches for 'iPhone slow' spike after …