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The Best Islands in Europe to Visit this Summer

Going on a summer vacation doesn’t require traveling across the world. Give the old continent a chance and explore one (or all) of these beautiful …

European Travel

15 special sites to visit in France before the world finds out

While France already boasts 44 Unesco heritage sites there are scores of others on the so-called "waiting list" hoping to be added. They are well …

France

20 Ski Towns That Are Just as Spectacular in the Summer

<b>Can’t Miss:</b><br>When it opens later this summer, the Mammoth Mountain Zip Line will be the tallest top-to-bottom zip line in North America. The …

Skiing

30 of the Most Beautiful Islands in the World to Visit Now

Dig out that bucket list and add these to it!<p>We're always daydreaming of our next trip, and looking at these unbelievable island escapes makes us …

Bucket Lists

The 60 Most Scenic Drives in America

Plan the road trip of the lifetime with these spectacular journeys that highlight all the beauty America has to offer. From shorelines to mountain …

Hiking

How to get away with financial fraud

Some of the world’s biggest scandals have gone unspotted for years. The nature of fraud is that it works outside our field of vision. By Dan Davies<p>‘Guys, you’ve got to hear this,” I said. I was sitting in front of my computer one day in July 2012, with one eye on a screen of share prices and the …

Headphones

Athens cruise port guide

Why go?<p>Athens is the spectacular birthplace of Western civilisation, and cruise visitors can easily access some key sights, the most dazzling of which is the hilltop Parthenon. There are world-class museums and galleries to dip into, and an engagingly small-town air to the strollable lanes round …

European Travel

These are 10 of the best rated travel experiences in the world

According to people who have actually done them.<p><b>From climbing the iconic Sydney bridge to witnessing the magic of Canada's Niagra Falls, our bucket lists are continuously expanding.</b><p>With so much to see, do and enjoy across the world, it's tricky to know where to start and which world experiences are</i> …

Travel

The Best of Budapest: A Guide for Strategic Travelers

NUMBERS COUNT in Budapest, Hungary’s sprawling capital, whose residents invoke the digits identifying the city’s 23 districts whenever possible to narrow down what’s where and what’s worth doing. Historically and sentimentally, Budapest is actually three separate cities. Buda, on the Danube’s west …

European Travel

A guide to 5 short daytrips from Amsterdam

<i>Sometimes daytrips from Amsterdam are a necessity if you want to keep your sanity in the big city. Here is a quick guide to 5 places you can visit on</i> …

European Travel

20 great holidays in Central Europe

<b>Slovenia</b><p>Friendly farm stay<p>The hamlet of Kupljenik is only an hour’s drive from Slovenia’s Ljubljana airport but it feels a world away. Surrounded by meadows, Dolinar farmhouse offers simple double rooms with rustic wooden furnishings as well as larger apartments. Outside, crickets chirp at sunset, …

European Travel

The 10 Most Stylish Hostels in Europe for Under $90 a Night

Hostels often get a bad rap, but gone are the days when this type of accommodation meant rickety bunks, bedbugs, and gap year travelers. As the …

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Puglia

Dreamy whitewashed enclaves, quaint fishing villages jutting into the sea, and ancient hilltop settlements hemmed in by protective walls – the …

Italy

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 …

Top 12 Most Beautiful Places in Malta That Make Your Heart Leap

There are so many gorgeous spots to choose from, it is almost impossible to name the most beautiful places in Malta. For such a tiny country on the …

8 Majestic Islands In Europe That Most Tourists Don’t Know About (Yet)

If you’re dreaming about a romantic European getaway that doesn’t involve a gazillion tourists, then consider these beautiful isles.<p>Florence and Paris are beautiful and all, but it’s not like we’re the only ones who think so. If you’re dreaming about a romantic European getaway that doesn’t involve …

9 Best Small Towns in Portugal

While Lisbon and Porto are often the starting point for most tourists heading to Portugal, it’s worth branching out to experience all the country has …

The best craft beer in Porto, Portugal

<i>This post has partner links that I may receive compensation for at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting my site!</i><p>Let’s face it, if you’ve gone to …

Portugal is back on the global gastronomy menu

It’s hard to imagine that the sunshine-filled space filled with jungle-like potted plants was once a fish factory.<p>It comes full circle when Galapito …

I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at 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 …

10 great Greek islands: readers’ travel tips

Winning tip: Hiking in Amorgos, Cyclades<p>As well as the azure bays and its role in Luc Besson’s The Big Blue, Amorgos is also renowned for its hiking trails, which not only connect the island’s villages but also provide access to ecclesiastical and natural landmarks. Start at Hora, the capital of …

European Travel

35 beautiful cities you must see in your lifetime

The Bewitching Time Warp of Transylvania, Romania

Save us the vampire jokes: This preindustrial region has the old-world realness and tasteful simplicity we all need right now.<p>At first I can’t figure out why everyone in Transylvania is glaring at me.<p>It’s a bright August morning, and I’ve just begun driving around this achingly scenic part of …

35 trips every couple should take in their lifetime

There's nothing quite like travel to put any relationship to the test, no matter whether you and your SO are adventure-seekers, lovers of luxury, or …

12 of the best beach towns in southern Europe

Šibenik, Croatia<p>It’s known as the gateway to Krka national park and the Kornati islands, but this 1,000-year-old city has enough in itself to keep visitors happily busy for days. A slow amble along its waterfront goes past bars, restaurants and the 15th-century Cathedral of St James, a Unesco world …

European Travel

17 Enchanting Reasons Why Your Summer Travel Plans Should Include Seeing Germany

It's like stepping inside a storybook, you guys.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

This is Why a California Road Trip should be on your Bucket List

From the cost of Big Sur to the mountains of Lake Tahoe this California Road Trip Itinerary has it all.

How to Do Greece Like Onassis, But Cheap

Paris Hilton sashaying down a whitewashed Mykonos alley, Lindsay Lohan cavorting on an unnamed playboy’s sleek yacht…every summer it’s the same game …

The Forgotten Beauty-Travelers Pack Your Bags And Hit The Road

Porto is a historic mercantile city with business and trade written into its very name.This city has something mystical that is difficult to describe …