Maggie Vincent

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14 Enlightening Quotes By Lao Tzu That Are Life Lessons

Lao Tzu was a legendary Chinese philosopher whose teachings date back to 6th century BC. He wrote Tao Te Ching, a famous Chinese classic text. He is …

These Are The 30 Friendliest Cities In The World

What defines a city? The food? The economy? The schools? All of those things are important, sure, but none more so than the people.<p>Every year, <i>Travel</i> …

Amazing Places You Can Stay Around The World For Less Than $50 A Night

You live to travel. But damn, it's expensive. And since you'll probably bust your budget on overpriced airfare, that doesn't leave much to spare for a killer suite. Thankfully, there are places all around the world you can afford. Here's the cream of the crop.<p>You live to travel. But damn, it's …

Flying

16 funniest expressions Brazilians use

1. Drown the goose <i>(Afogar o ganso</i>) | Get laid. Get it on. Have some sex.<p>If you’re drowning the goose, you’re having a good time.<p>2. Giving soft <i>(Dando</i> …

23 BIG bucket list adventures

The rarest travel experiences. The toughest. The dearest. The ones that won’t be around for much longer. These are the real do-before-you-die …

8 Must-See Cities of Eastern Europe

Surprisingly modern, thrillingly packed with people, and budget-friendly as can be, Eastern Europe should be on your list this year. Not only will fall flights be cheaper, but the U.S. dollar is strong against many Eastern European currencies.<p>Surprisingly modern, thrillingly packed with people, and …

Eastern Europe

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

The 6 Best-Kept Secrets in European Travel

We decided it was time to let a few of these destinations, and their gorgeous landscapes, tasty food, and historic architecture, out of the bag.<p><i>By: Barbara Woolsey</i><p>Some parts of Europe just get all the lovin'. But while Paris and London may see upward of 40 million tourists a year, there are a lot …

European Travel

Under-the-Radar Destinations in Europe for Families

Why not browse our list of gems off the beaten track for some inspiration for your family vacation? Hit the beaches in Croatia, go river rafting in the wilderness of the French Ardeche or explore the caves in Puglia.<p>When you've seen the Eiffel Tower, taken a cruise down the Thames and done the …

National Parks

Amazing Travel Experiences to Have on Every Continent

By College Tourist; Author: Tori Danforth, University of South Florida<p><b>If you're stuck trying to pick a destination for your next trip have no fear! We're going on a journey around the world!</b><p>As any world traveler or study abroad student knows, preparing for an upcoming trip can be quite time …

5 Books That Will Expand Your Consciousness

Mastery<p>Mastery is written by Robert Green and I think it is my favourite book of all time. It breaks down how to master your subject in an honest …

Berlin Travel Guide

Why It's Worth It<p>Berlin’s captivating mix of grit, glamour, and creative freedom born from repression has made it one of the world’s most dynamic cities—a place where you can find Michelin-starred restaurants, techno temples, Cold War bunkers, and Prussian palaces just a short U-Bahn ride away from …

Travel Guides

8 Ways To Conquer A Road Trip Without Technology

The classic road trip is an adventure in which travel companions explore new places, take in new sights and dig deep into friendships during long conversations on miles of open road.<p>This sounds almost NOTHING like the tech-infested road trips of today. It can be incredibly difficult to unplug -- …

10 of the Best European Train Trips

Travel<p>Our ten favorite European trains don’t necessarily offer the fastest journeys—just the most memorable. All aboard!<p>Much of European train travel is about efficiency and comfort—punctually leaving and arriving and having a cozy seat or sleeper compartment in which to devour the latest issue of …

Living Rooms

21 attractions you wouldn't expect to see in France

Camping in Churches: the Accommodation Trend You've Been Praying For

If "glamping" makes your skin crawl, but you're not quite ready to pitch your own tent, "champing," a heavenly new camping portmanteau, might just be …

9 Things You Didn't Know About Berlin

Berlin is one of Europe's most celebrated capital cities, drawing millions of tourists each year. A city of vibrant contrasts, there's more to Berlin than meets the eye.<p><i>Graffiti art on the remains of the Berlin Wall</i><p>As renowned for the harrowing events of World War II as for its ultra-modern …

Street Art

Bavaria, Germany: the 10 best things to see and do

World leaders attending the G7 summit in Bavaria have been getting a tantalising taste of what is on offer in what is one of the most picturesque regions of Europe. They have sampled the wheaty Weissbier popular in these parts and the Weisswurst (white sausages) consumed with pretzels and a …

25 Essential Books That Every College Student Should Read

There is no college student who would like reading books, they say. Can you believe it? We hardly think so!<p>Yes, reading is fashionable. Again. And …

30 Books Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lives

The greatest books are defined as classics for a reason. Written by the greatest literary minds of their time, they have universal themes, …

5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

We've started off with five must-see destinations that should be on everyone's bucket list. From majestic red rock canyons to ancient cities carved out of stone, these one-of-a-kind attractions are sure to excite, inspire and whet your appetite for even more adventure.<p>We live in a wild and wondrous …

Taj Mahal

11 of the world's most incredible journeys

Up for an extraordinary expedition? Whether by foot, car, boat or train, these adventures will fire up your wanderlust<p>1. Trek with creature comforts, …