Elizabeth Vasquez

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Here's What Actually Happens To The Money In Wishing Wells

The coins have to go somewhere eventually.<p><i>“222 Words” is a series that gives you 222-word explanations to the questions that would normally get lost in a day’s news cycle. Read them while you’re bored at work.</i><p>********<p>In a recent episode of the Netflix show “Easy,” one character insists to another …

The 10 cities around the world travelers loved the most in 2017

Americans did a lot of traveling in 2017.<p>Travel-booking site Expedia recently released its year-end look at travel trends, which revealed the most-booked destinations of the year, both domestic and international.<p>From Las Vegas and New York City to Cancun and Paris, here's where Americans traveled …

New York City

These Are the Best Places to Travel in 2018

Time to start planning your next trip!<p>From Buenos Aires and Belfast to Mallorca and Morocco, here are the 11 places you should check off your bucket list for the year ahead.

Packing #goals: Here’s how Athleta’s CMO travels with *just* a shoulder bag

Even if you fancy yourself an economical packer, chances are you have at least a personal bag and a carry-on for every airline trip you take. But …

Paris shopping tips from the street-style couple du jour

Justin O'Shea on his ideal day in Paris<p>'Having grown up a typical Australian bogan, the sheer beauty and grandeur of Paris blows my mind every time I …

This beauty collaboration gave me the clearest skin of my life

As a beauty writer with hormonal acne, I’ve tried countless products with the hope that something will bring my skin back to its unblemished, …

Here's a List of The Most Hopeful Alzheimer's Treatments Currently in The Works

After many failures, there's still hope.<p>The search for an Alzheimer's disease treatment has been unsuccessful for the past 14 years.<p>The latest …

This Airline is Offering Unlimited Flights to Paris For a Year

Baguettes or Bagels? Sneakers and Jeans or LBD and heels? Paris and New York have very different vibes, but if you can't decide between the two, …

2017 passport updates: What you need to know

Is your passport valid for your next trip? September marks the U.S. Department of State’s Passport Awareness Month, since this year is particularly important ahead of some impending passport changes.<p>Here’s what you need to know for Passport Awareness Month, covering everything from the REAL ID Act …

Flying

9 Cheese Plate Essentials to Add to Your Registry

From marble serving platters to the chicest serving knives, we have your favorite appetizer covered with these eight beautiful pieces to complete your ultimate cheese plate.

Travel photography competition 2017: the winners | Travel Feature

Second place: Danielle Lancaster<p><b>Danielle, a photojournalist from Australia, says:</b> “This image was taken off the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. …

6 Million Instagram Accounts Hacked: How to Protect Yourself | Inc.com

Last week, Selena Gomez's Instagram account was taken over by hackers who posted to its feed explicit photographs of the singer's ex-boyfriend, Justin Bieber. Gomez regained control of her account (which is the most followed account on the platform, with over 125 million followers) and the …

Social Media

No Lie: This Travel Website Will Lower the Price of Your Entire Trip

While we love snagging discount furniture or half-price designer clothing, there's no greater rush than securing a once-in-a-lifetime travel …

Travel Deals

Four New U.S. Cities Are Getting $100 Flights to Iceland

The tickets are already on sale<p>It’s about to get easier for many Americans to fly directly to Iceland for less than $100.<p>WOW Air, the discount …

This Uber Rewards Program Makes It Easy To Save $$ On Rides

Today, August 23, Uber announced it's relaunching a partnership with Visa that rewards you for eating and shopping at certain local and national …

How to make your own pinhole viewer to watch the solar eclipse

Later today, the moon will pass in front of the sun treating everyone in North America to a total solar eclipse, while parts of South America, Africa …

Aurora alert: Solar storm heightens chances of seeing northern lights

What could make a summer weekend even more perfect? How about the northern lights?<p>The chances of seeing auroral displays are better than usual …

Why cruise the Arctic Circle in winter? It's all about the northern lights

Why go on a cruise to the Arctic Circle in winter? To see the northern lights of course. It's the time of year when small ships ply the Norwegian coast and points north to see brilliant displays of green and purple shards of light.<p>The best time to go is between October and March, when you have the …

The Ultimate Alaska Packing List

When traveling to Alaska you need to be prepared for all types of weather. The weather in Alaska can change at the drop of a hat and in this ultimate …

Backpacking

A 27-year-old who saves 65% of his income shares his 7 best tips for traveling on a budget

More than 10 years later and the 27-year-old's net worth is $170,500 and counting. It's all part of a plan to retire by age 37, but he's not depriving himself to get there, he says.<p>He's currently earning a salary of $80,000 as a financial analyst in Minneapolis and saving about 65% of his take-home …

Travel

11 Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end until you drag yourself back to work needing another week off. You are …

Deal Alert Fares From $39!

This sale has been extended and is valid for travel between 5/16 – 6/14 and 8/22 – 11/1. You need to book by 5/11 to score fares from only $39 or …

Learn How to Have a Learning Vacation

Going on a vacation to learn a skill you have long wanted to pick up sounds like an ideal getaway, but proceed with caution, said John Spence, the president of Scott Dunn USA, a travel company in Solana Beach, Calif., that specializes in customized tours. “If you don’t pick the right skill for you, …

How to Get The Most From Your Summer Travel Dollars | Inc.com

Summer travel season is looming upon us, and in addition to getting your money into shape for the beach and travel season, there are also the expenses of traveling that have the potential to break your budget.<p>Between airline fees, bank charges for international travel, overpaying for hotels, and …

7 Protein-Packed Dinner Recipes That Are Actually Meat-Free

It took a serious health scare to prompt Jean-Christian Jury, an internationally acclaimed French chef, to try veganism. "After years of working …

Recipes

A cruise that costs $59? Yes, and you'll need to bring your passport

More than 25 million travelers worldwide are expected to take a cruise this year, according to Cruise Lines International Assn., and not all of them will be experienced sailors.<p>First-timers may want to consider a short and inexpensive cruise to get started. Here are six West Coast sailings good for …

5 Very Different Ways Celebs Have Worn The Athleisure Trend (They're All Goals!)

If you're looking for a way to rock elastane in your everyday life, look no further than these stylish celebs rocking the athleisure trend--and …

Here’s the 50 cheapest cities in the world to backpack in 2017

Price of Travel have put together a “Backpacker Index” which breaks down the costs of visiting cities around the world. This research was formulated …

Vietnam

16 of the coolest apps and gadgets you should use the next time you travel

Thanks to technology, gone are the days of overpaying for flights, struggling to book a place to stay when you travel, or suffering through terrible meals at subpar restaurants.<p>But with so many available apps and gadgets to help you out, which ones are really going to save you time and money or …

7 Dials in London

See you in London soon!<p>Don’t forget to A) Sign up for the London Photo Walk (Free) and B) Sign up for the special day-long workshop (not free but …