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This Flight Deal Lets You Visit Paris and Iceland for Only $350 Round-Trip

You can add a short trip to Iceland for no extra cost.<p>Score a trip to Paris this fall for as little as $350 round-trip with Icelandair — including an …

5 awesome sleep-away summer camps for grown-ups

When it comes to going away to camp whether that means traditional out-in-the-woods, Native American-named summer sleepover camp, basketball camp or …

Skateboarding

You say it's your birthday? Take a free boat ride to Catalina Island

Travel to the community of Avalon or the quieter Two Harbors on Santa Catalina Island for free on your birthday. Catalina Express offers the gift of a free round-trip crossing from Los Angeles, Long Beach and Dana Point.<p><b>The deal:</b> Catalina Express gives away free birthday rides every year, but the …

California

44 of the best long hiking trails in the continental US all on one map

So many trails, so little time. That’s sure how it feels sometimes when you’re trying to pick a new adventure to go on. It can be difficult deciding …

Why traveling to London is cheaper than you think

If you’ve never been to London — or if it’s been a while since your last visit — now’s the time to go. The dollar is strong, airfare is cheap and, because it’s winter, the city isn’t filled with tourists.<p>“Airfares are down as a result of lower fuel prices, uncertainty surrounding Brexit and …

Where to Go (and Not to Go) in Mexico | GQ

Avoid the tourist traps and take our advice to find the off-the-beaten path ways to vacation in Mexico.<p>No country in the world (not even Kazakhstan) is more misunderstood than the land across the Rio Grande. (We don't even blame Trump.) For whatever reason, gringos always seem to visit only the …

Hike up a canyon of true California palms at Palm Canyon in Coachella Valley

Jan. 24, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Family-friendly<br>• Deserts<p><b>Why:</b> Most of California's palm trees are imported species. On this hike, you see the real thing.<p><b>What:</b> Palm Canyon, one of several Coachella Valley canyons owned by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and open to admission-paying hikers, is a …

California

Save 20 Percent on Room Rates at Hilton Hotel Properties in Select Areas of California and Four Cities

Y ou can save 20 percent on room rates at Hilton hotel properties in select areas of California and four cities in the United States if you book your …

The eight ultimate North American road trips handpicked by car experts revealed

If you’re planning on hitting the road in North America, an illustrated guide has been created to show eight ultimate road trips that you can take.<p>The trip routes have been personally researched, hand-picked and collated by WeBuyAnyCar.com, the UK’s largest car buying service.<p>The idea behind the …

Learning a language in Guatemala? You can also lend a helping hand

I enjoyed reading Katie Quirk's article about beautiful Guatemala ("Speak It by Living It," Jan. 15). It's a land of gorgeous scenery, lovely indigenous warm-hearted people, great food and fascinating ruins and culture.<p>My husband and I visited Guatemala two years ago at the urging of our daughter, …

Car Insurance

How to Find Work Overseas: 15 Ways to Earn Money When You Travel

How much money do you need for your trip?<p>$1,000? $2,000? $5,000? $50,000?<p>I’ve estimated that a yearlong trip around the world will cost you an …

Is this really the best frequent flyer program?

Which frequent flyer plan is best? It depends on what you measure. (Image: Jim Glab)An annual analysis of airline loyalty programs by Wallethub.com …

Frequent-flyer Programs

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Planning a trip is an opportunity to see something unique, and to discover people, places, cuisines, and scenery you didn't know existed.<p>We asked James Asquith, the youngest person to visit all 196 countries, which places around the world are being overlooked — and which ones people should be …

National Parks