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So, You're Really a Travel Writer?

<i>I'm done traveling for the year, but other members of my staff are still in the field. While I regroup from 100 days in Europe, I invited my frequent collaborator Cameron Hewitt to share some posts from</i> <i>his blog</i><i>. Cameron has traveled about as much as me this year, updating our guidebooks in Italy</i> …

’30 Churches in 30 Days’: Photographer Captures Humble Places of Worship in Los Angeles

Many think of Los Angeles as a place of glamour, materialism and excess. While the national image of the City of Angels may be one of bright colors …

9 photo composition tips (feat. Steve McCurry)

10 Simple Photography Hacks with Household Things

If you’d like to experiment with some do-it-yourself photography hacks and tricks, check out this new video by DigitalRev. Over the course of 10 …

Hacking

11 Reasons to Visit India During Monsoon Season!

I love traveling in India and I chose to arrive this time during the "monsoon" season, which might sound intimidating to an American, but it is simply the name of a cloud which visits the sub-continent and brings much needed rains to keep rolling fields fresh and emerald. It also visits the beach …

Tamil Nadu

9 Ways to Temporarily Satisfy Your Wanderlust

Finances, job circumstances or family crises can all hold you back from travel. When your current life situation prevents you from planning a new international adventure, follow these guidelines to temporarily satisfy your wanderlust until you're able to book the next plane ticket.<p><b>1. Walk around</b> …

Hotels with Height: The World's Ten Best Treetop Stays

A treehouse sojourn is a memorable holiday that every avid traveler should add to their bucket list. From the steamy jungles of the Amazon to the snow-capped mountains of New Zealand, we've unearthed the planet's most incredible treetop escapes.<p><i>By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com</i><p>A treehouse …

Dominican Republic

The airline executives standing between you and cheap plane tickets

Cheap oil, which this week closed below $50 a barrel for the first time in nearly 6 years, has been a boon for beleaguered motorists who are enjoying lower prices at the pump. But will airfares follow the same downward spiral? The short answer is: Don’t hold your breath.<p>Jet fuel, airlines’ biggest …

Expedia Collaborates With Hotels to Counter Negative Guest Reviews

Expedia.com over the years has built up a substantial collection of verified hotel reviews from guests who booked a stay through the online travel …