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The Best Beaches in Southeast Asia, by Country

Paradise has a bad reputation in Southeast Asia. It’s been more than 20 years since Alex Garland’s <i>The Beach</i> first sent scores of backpackers along …

Asia Travel

5 of the Most Useful Apps To Organize and Store Travel Photos

You’ve arrived home from an epic trip and it’s back to the daily grind. If you’re anything like us here at <i>TPG</i>, dealing with the 3,751 photos taken …

Apps

Netherlands Itinerary for One Week - Top Places to Visit

Are you planning to visit Europe this summer and not sure which country to spend most of your time in? We highly recommend the Netherlands. It is the …

European Travel

11 of the best things to do in New York on a budget - from cheap and free sightseeing to micro hotels and local food

At a glance, you'd be forgiven for thinking New York is all skyscrapers, chic cocktail bars and busy businessmen or fashionistas shelling out loads …

European Travel

The Top 10 Most Amazing Sailing Cruises

Sailing was, in its inception, a greater way to travel for mankind, giving man the advantage of better mobility than on land and providing ways for …

Cruise Ships

Americans are missing out on $22 billion in free travel

Jet-setting Americans are missing out on hundreds of dollars of free travel annually by failing to take advantage of one simple thing: travel-focused …

Personal Finance

11 insanely beautiful castles you can actually stay the night in

If only the kings, counts, and lords of the 13th century had Instagram in mind when they commissioned these castles — or maybe they did. Either way, …

European Travel

Japanese Whisky: A Guide for the Thirsty and Curious | GQ

What to expect, what to buy, and how to drink it.<p>It’s hard to imagine a category of spirit more hyped by today’s cool-kid drinkers than Japanese whisky. (And yes, you spell it without the “e”.) But until as recently as 2015, whiskey fans were much more likely to reach for a peaty Scotch or robust, …

Whiskey

The Best Airbnbs in the Caribbean

1 of 20<p>Colonial Style Home by the Sea – Havana, Cuba<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Gorgeous Villa on the Ocean – Las Terranas, Dominican Republic<p>3 of 20<p>Modern …

Caribbean

The Coolest Neighborhoods in European Cities Tourists Don't Know About

Don’t get us wrong, there’s no harm in ticking off postcard sights from your Europe trip bucket list. But in any city you visit, you’re going to have …

European Travel

11 insider facts about shopping at Costco only employees know

Costco deals are easy to come by.<p>The retail chain is famous for having just about everything. And certainly, some of its offerings stretch beyond what you'd expect from a big-box store — Costco sells cars, vacations, food kits for the apocalypse, cheap eats in the food court, and even caskets.<p>Given …

Costco

Should you install an SSD in your PlayStation 4?

Many of us have been there before. You are getting tired of trying to decide which games to delete from your hard drive in order to make room for …

Computer Hardware

43 photos that will make you want to book a trip to Chilé

Edwina Hart of the Portmanteau Press shares the reasons why you need to visit Chilé, stat.<p>Chile is the longest, narrowest country in the world. A …

Coastlines

An Incredible World Map That Plots the Literal Translation of Every Country Name In the World

The Literal Translation of Country Names is a remarkably researched map created by Neomam for their client Credit Card Compare, which plots the …

Oxford University Press

Here's which generation you're part of based on your birth year — and why those distinctions exist

The only generation officially designated by the US Census Bureau is the baby-boomer generation.<p>Yet that hasn't stopped demographers from classifying other cohorts into ranges of birth years. Often this is done to better understand how formative experiences such as world events or technological …

Social Sciences

The World's Favorite Hotel Costs Just $99 a Night (Yes, Really)

We're used to seeing overwater bungalows in Bora Bora or treehouse villas in Costa Rica top the list of the best hotels in the world, but Trip …

Siem Reap

What’s Your Nipple Type? And 24 Other Nipple Facts

How we feel about our bodies and all its working parts can be loaded, but perhaps no body part elicits quite as much mixed emotion as the breast — …

Women's Health

Could it be your gut keeping you awake at night?

An increasing number of scientists are waking up to the idea of a link between the digestive system and problems with sleep<p>When we lie awake at night, unable to sleep, we usually blame stress, depression, anxiety, adrenaline or the memory of something stupid we said in 2003. But what if our guts …

Wellness

What’s new in France and Switzerland

France and Switzerland are two of Europe’s most appealing destinations, but they’re constantly changing, so I’ve gathered these new items for your …

12 things I wish I knew before visiting Paris

Paris draws over 80 million visitors every year. In order to be able to enjoy and experience Paris to the fullest, without becoming overwhelmed by …

25 under-the-radar places in Latin America to visit in your lifetime, according to the world’s top travel experts

From the darkest depths of Peru to the crystal blue underground cenotes of Mexico, there is something incredibly alluring about Latin America.<p>However, the best off-the-beaten-track destinations are usually discovered by word of mouth, often among travellers on the road from hostel bunkbeds or over …

South America

Washington's Cascade Loop Scenic Driving Tour

Why You Should Do the Cascade Loop<p>The Cascade Loop is a scenic driving tour that takes you through diverse sections of the beautiful state of …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

20 travel accounts you really need to follow on Instagram

The best eye candy for your wanderlust.<p>These travel aficionados know how to make good eye candy, are passionate about their travels and know how to …

Top Hot Spring Hotels in Costa Rica

On paper, Costa Rica sounds nothing short of magical. It's a destination framed by white-sand beaches and covered in volcanic mountain ranges and …

10 of the World's Most Crazy Hotels You Need To See To Believe

If there's one thing that people love about Airbnb (besides the cheaper pricing, of course) it's the uniqueness of each property. Each has its own …

Top Hotels in Costa Rica With Private Plunge Pools

Costa Rica is one of Central America's smallest countries, but it's home to hundreds of habitats -- from lush rainforests to beautiful white-sand …

Would you sleep in a glass pod hanging off a Peruvian cliff?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Would you sleep in a transparent capsule hanging off the side of a Peruvian mountain?<p>That's the idea behind the spectacular Skylodge Adventures Suites, glass lodges precariously situated on the side of a cliff in Peru's Sacred Valley.<p>If you're brave enough, these crystalline pods are …

South America

12 Asian Slow-Cooker Meals to Come Home to Dinner Served

Cooking

The 4 Best Credit Cards for Anyone Who Loves to Travel

Sifting through the bazillion come-ons for various credit cards, in short, sucks. What does a person have to do, if all you want is to A) spend money …