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3 Tips for Traveling With Teens

My husband and I have always loved traveling together. Who knew that backpacking through Europe on a dime is an excellent way to test pre-marital compatibility! Letting go of inhibitions and germaphobia were key when we shared a couchette (sleeping train compartment) with strangers from Paris to …

Parenting

A Prague Food Crawl: What to Eat and Where to Find It

Food lovers know that meals can be just as memorable as monuments. The warmth and flavor of Czech food are as much a part of the culture as Prague's must-see sites. An ideal Prague food crawl will keep you energized while exploring everything from castles to cobblestoned streets. Here are a few of …

European Travel

Your Most Pressing Travel Questions (According To Google) Answered

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk<p>Search giant Google has created a site that showcases travel-related data, including the top five inquiries asked by travelers online. We here at Hipmunk decided to answer these questions once and for all. Here are insights into every traveler's need-to-knows.<p><b>1. When is</b> …

On Maui, a new bed and breakfast takes you to the quiet life on the slopes of Haleakala volcano

Don't look in the usual places if you're seeking Maui's newest lodging. At 3,000 feet above sea level, it's about an hour's drive from the most popular beaches.<p>G&Z Upcountry Bed and Breakfast opened in August in Kula, on the slopes of Haleakala volcano.<p>Owner Marsha Wienert is the first to …

Where to Find the Best Cheesecake in New York City

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk<p>July 13 is National Cheesecake Day, and there's no better place to celebrate than the Big Apple. From famous bakeries to hidden gems, these are the best places to get a slice of cheesecake in New York City.<p>Junior's<p>Junior's is one of the most famous cheesecake spots in New …

Dessert

Pack Like a Pro: Tips for Traveling Light

Whether you are packing for a business trip or going on vacation, it pays to travel light. Packing can be problematic -- you don't want to lug too much from place to place, but you also don't want to pack so light and end up forgetting important items. You want to be carrying the least amount of …

Clothing

The Pros and Cons of Booking Cruise Line Tours

<i>National Geographic Traveler</i> editor at large <b>Christopher Elliott</b> is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips.<p>Here’s his latest advice:<p><b>Reader question:</b> Should I book a cruise line’s shore excursion, or plan my own …

Airlines Are Looking to Make Amends With Travel Agents

It was a strange sight to see at the American Society of Travel Agents’ Global Convention last week: top sales executives from the major three U.S. …

Tourism

NASA is Already Booking Commercial Space Flights

NASA’s booking the travel to the International Space Station and could save million in the process.<p>If you’re looking to head to space in the …

Space Exploration

Which Israeli food are you? [QUIZ]

Featured image by Naaman Saar Stavy.

Don't Let Volcanoes Scare You Away from This Sprawling Lodge

Pucón, a town of about 22,000 situated halfway down Chile’s spine, is the Southern Hemisphere’s Jackson, Wyoming. It’s perched in the mountains and offers endless outdoor options. The key difference: Pucón is surrounded by a group of active volcanoes, the most famous of which is 9,341-foot …

Adventure Travel

The Mistura Food Festival Shows Peruvian Cuisine at its Finest

Celebrity chefs, a mega-farmer’s market, and a “Hall of Pisco”—these are the hallmarks for Mistura, Latin America’s biggest annual food festival. All …

South America

The best thing to eat in every country around the world

In Argentina, you must try the grilled meats.Shutterstock<p>What is the single dish visitors should not miss when visiting a foreign country?<p>Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. …

Quora

This Family Morphed A Double-Decker Bus Into The Ultimate Escape

The best way to see the English countryside is from your bunk in a souped-up, three-bedroom, hot-tub-included, double-decker bus.<p>... or at least that's what they'd tell you at Pigeon Door Luxury Glamping. A U.K. family concocted the classy "camping" experience when it realized it was too hard to …

Tyneside