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Where to go in Italy in 2018: Ten travel ideas off the beaten path

American-turned-Roman John Henderson, who blogs about life in Italy at Dog-Eared Passport, picks ten of his favourite lesser-known Italian …

The 10 best destinations in France for wine

France has taken its time getting around to wine tourism. Our neighbours long considered that their wine sufficed unto itself. It barely needed marketing, let alone the bells and whistles of tourism. They’ve changed recently, mind. Whether it be in prestige projects such as the luxury hotel, …

Your own Italian home for $1? You can buy it in Ollolai

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever dreamed of owning a home in a pretty village in Italy ? The news you've been waiting for has finally arrived.<p>You can now buy one for just over a dollar.<p>Ollolai, a destination in the mountain region of Barbagia on the Mediterranean island of Sardinia, is selling hundreds of abandoned …

Italy

A Drinker’s Tour of Milan & Turin

We go on a bar crawl of some of Italy’s oldest bars and explore the roots of the country’s cocktail culture.<p>For whatever reason, every few decades a …

The best tour of Thailand for 2018

Sweeping around in a loop from the skinny isthmus leading to Malaysia, across to the east and the ancient temples on the Cambodian border, the Gulf …

Thailand

Ways You're Getting Ripped Off When You Travel Abroad

People go to extraordinary lengths to save up for a Big Trip. There are the small things -- like taking a miserable ham sandwich to work every day …

A foodie’s tour of Lyon with native Chef Daniel Boulud

If you want an expert’s guide to dining in Tokyo, you might consult with Chef Nobu Matsuhisa. Exploring London’s food scene? Check in with Marco …

Travel Better in 2018: the 5 Best Websites to Find Crazy Airfare Deals

Yes seats are getting smaller and service is getting worse, but flying across the world has never been cheaper…if you know where to look. Make a …

Where to Go in 2018

Plenty of cities are always worth a visit. But when destinations are in the midst of an evolution—bursting with new, standard-setting hotels and …

Using Airbnb isn’t fun anymore

I remember the first time I ever used Airbnb. It was a studio in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, with a slice of the Sacre Coeur visible from the window. I’d rented it for a month from a woman roughly my age, and it was her first time being a host. As she handed over the keys, I could sense we …

Hospitality

Mexico guide: Most popular destinations and why you should go

Step back in time in the vibrant city of Guanajuato.<p>It's 8am at One and Only Palmilla, Los Cabos, Mexico, and I'm feeling a little guilty for leaving …

6 amazing places in Indonesia that aren’t Bali

<b>Indonesia is the world’s fourth most populous country.</b><p>It is composed of over 17,000 islands and is home to a multitude of cultures, languages and …

The Dolmens of Sicily

It is a well-known fact that Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean sea, went through a quite complex prehistoric period. So much so that it …

Best Beaches in Greece

Years ago, a ship ran aground here (hence the name). Set on the northwest coast of Zakynthos island, Shipwreck is one of the most photographed …

Beaches

5 Secret Weapons We Use To Score Cheap Plane Tickets

Airplane tickets eat up a pretty significant chunk of our travel budget. Spending a fortune on getting from point A to B feels like a bit of a waste, …

The 30 most idyllic islands on Earth

It is completely possible that, as well as penning what is now considered one of the first great English novels, Daniel Defoe also invented the brochure for the epic beach holiday. It is all there in the early pages of his keynote literary statement published in 1719, Robinson Crusoe.<p>Freshly …

North Island

Candela: The Italian town paying people to move there

<b>(CNN) —</b> The mayor of the Italian town of Candela has come up with a practical solution to boost its dwindling population: paying people to become residents.<p>Nicola Gatta wants the small medieval town in Puglia to shine like it did in the 1990s, when more than 8,000 people lived there. Today, there …

Italy

Visit This Mexican Gem and You May Never Leave

“There is a saying here,” mused Xaviera—our intelligent and striking weeklong host from the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board—“that if you drink the …

Best Islands of Thailand: Lesser known escapes from the crowds

With Thailand’s white sand beaches and gloriously warm waters, the dreamy destination offers a luxury travel escape without breaking the bank. But …

Thailand

A massive Italian food theme park is on the verge of opening, and it looks insane

Forget Disney World — the upcoming "Eataly World" is a massive Italian food-themed park, and it looks just as amazing as it sounds.<p>The park is …

The Hidden Italian Island Of Pantelleria: The New Sikelia Hotel And Inside Giorgio Armani's Villa

I just can’t get the island off my mind. It was never supposed to be part of my voyage to Sicily, but after several well-heeled Italian business owners had told me it was one of their favorite places in the world, I decided to make the journey to Pantelleria.<p>The hidden island of Pantelleria is …

Italy

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

Sicily's best beaches: chosen by readers

Winning tip: history and relaxation: Licata<p>On the south coast, this is close to Agrigento but far less touristy. The beautiful sandy beaches saw allied landings in 1943, but now attract locals for swimming and sunbathing (two sunbeds with a sunshade can be hired for €5). Grangela B&B (from €66 a …

How to Shoot Stunning Blue Hour Cityscapes

Many of us, even those just starting out in photography have heard of the golden hour. Technically it's golden hours because you have one around …

Landscape Photography

Vietri sul Mare: An Amalfi Coast treasure to behold | CNN Travel

Amalfi Coast

Calabria - Italy's secret south coast

On a rollicking bright-yellow, glass-bottomed boat we set out to sea, a crumbling fortress anchoring the rocky cove that protects us. I am, it seems, …

Italy

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

What makes Puglia Italy's hottest new destination?

When, 20 years ago this summer, Marisa Melpignano decided to turn the family masseria into a luxurious hotel, her friends "thought I was crazy! <i>Masserias</i> [ancient fortified farmhouses found only in Puglia in the very heel of Italy] were traditionally rustic homes for country people," she tells me …

Asia's 16 most beautiful beaches

4. Long Island, Andaman Islands<p>7. Canggu Beach, Bali, Indonesia<p>9. Bounty Beach, Malapascua, Philippines