Kamil Parlak

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The Most Beautiful Place to Visit in Every Country in Southeast Asia

The two months I spent in Southeast Asia while backpacking were a little overwhelming, because there was just so much to look at, all the time. When …

South-east Asia

Forget Mykonos and Santorini. I found a little-known island in Greece that's twice as beautiful and half the price.

Most vacationers heading to the islands in Greece usually end up at one of two destinations: Mykonos or Santorini.<p>While both islands have their charms, they've undoubtedly become tourist traps, with overbooked hotels, overpriced restaurants, and beaches and sights packed with cruise-shippers and …

European Travel

Kai Sengokuhara Adds a Touch of Luxury to Under-the-Radar Japanese Resort Town Hakone

The new ryokan is an ideal home base for overstimulated city slickers looking to slow down and soak up Hakone’s idyllic atmosphere.<p>Just a short train …

Japan

Puglia has some of Italy's top beaches; here's where to find them | CNN Travel

Italy

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

7 Places In Greece Every 'Mamma Mia!' Fan Should Visit, Because Here We Go Again

<i>Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again</i> officially comes out on July 20, and I'm already so excited. Like most of my favorite romantic comedies, I've watched the …

Kourtney Kardashian's holiday in Italy is the stuff of dreams and it's easy to recreate on a budget

Kourtney Kardashian is giving us plenty of holiday inspiration as she kicks off the summer with an epic holiday in Italy.<p>The reality TV star has been …

Barcelona city guide: cheap stays, bargain tips and insiders' tricks

If you can't decide between a city break or a beach holiday, then there's no need to compromise - head to Barcelona instead!<p>The breathtaking city …

Prague city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the Czech capital

Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires, is one of the most beautiful capitals in Europe. It’s a city of contradictions: a frontier of the modern West …

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

7 Ways to Make Sure Your First Trip As a Couple Isn't Your Last

Traveling together as a couple, especially for the first time, can have its challenges. There’s something about being together 24/7 that brings out a …

The 5 Best Boutique Hotels on Santorini

Santorini's luxury boutique hotels have a ringside seat to one of the most dramatic seascapes in the world.<p>The island is arguably the most photogenic …

Boutique Hotels

A local’s guide to Havana, Cuba: 10 top tips

Havana will be 500 years old next year. I have been coming here for 30 years, and while I have experienced just a small part of the city’s history it has had an outsized impact on my life. I fell hopelessly in love on the spot – hooked by its openhearted people and weathered beauty. No one looks …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Frequent-flyer Programs

3 Lisbon Insiders Share Tips on What to Do in the Portuguese Capital

From secret walks to artworks, here’s where to find the best that the city has to offer<p>By Nancy A. Ruhling<p>Lisbon, which is a center of commerce, …

Athens city break – 8 things to do when you visit

Athens – come for the Gods, history and myths, stay for the cuisine, art, and general joie de vivre.<p>Yes, you should visit because this is the …

Tourists are flooding to Portugal for the food and wine

At 7 years old, Portuguese-American chef George Mendes forsook his parents for the pleasures of sardines, and never looked back.<p>“They were being …

The Ultimate Guide to the Best World Heritage Sites in Italy

From the Eternal City to the City of Love to Pompeii, Mount Etna and the Amalfi Coast.<p>From Venice, Rome and Florence to Pompeii, the Amalfi Coast, …

Italy

Barcelona Travel Guide

Best Time To Visit<p>July and August can get quite hot and humid, so the best time to go is early summer (May-June) and fall (September-October), when …

Ten percent of the world's best beaches are in Italy

A record number of Italian beaches now boast the prestigious Blue Flag certificate of cleanliness and safety.

22 free things to do in New York City this summer

1/<p>View the Statue of Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry<p>A proper tour of the Statue of Liberty will cost you $30 or more, but the wallet-conscious …

Why the Italian Lakes should be your next holiday destination

We’ll be the first to admit that we’re a little bit biased when it comes to the Italian Lakes — after all, who wouldn’t want to enjoy morning coffee …

The Best Rome Travel Tips From Our Readers

Rome wasn’t toured in a day. “Remember you cannot possibly do it all,” says reader neededaname. “Living there full time for about a year and a half …

Top Travel Books and Guides for Rome, Italy

Here are recommended guidebooks for Rome, one of the most popular travel destinations in Italy. In Rome you will find ancient Roman sites, medieval …

Top 10 guide to the best beaches in Spain you need to visit at least once in your lifetime

It's not surprising that Spain has been a go-to destination for British holidaymakers for decades. Not only is it a short flight away - and it's easy …

Beaches

The Secret, Unspoiled Côte d'Azur French People Don’t Want You to Find

The words Côte d'Azur, for most travelers, conjure up a distinctive set of mental images. Rosé on a beach. Nightclubs filled with sun-kissed Brigitte …

France

The 18 Most Luxurious Hotels in Bali

Bali Is a Top Island, with Peak Accommodations<p>Indonesia’s tropical island of Bali is a bucket-list destination that is every bit as magical as …

Bali

48 Hours in Singapore: The Ultimate Itinerary

Day One: Morning and Afternoon<p><b>Morning</b>: Arrive in Singapore, check into your accommodations, and then spend a relaxing couple of hours exploring the …

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

European Travel

10 Beautiful Places in Bali You Need to Visit

<b>Bali is a beautiful travel destination, packed with culture, wonderful food, beaches and striking landscapes. Here are 10 spots you shouldn’t miss</b> …

Beaches