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Lonely Planet’s best spring break destinations

Finally, spring. And after months of gray days and long nights, it’s about time. But where to go? Shake off those memories of winter and last bits of snow with one of our spring getaways.<p>We picked our top spring break destinations – with a couple surprises thrown in – that have direct flights from …

SoFly photos

SoFly is a collection of great pics from JetBlue travelers like you. From pets to kids, luggage to lines, Aruba to New York City, using <b>#JetBlueSoFly</b> …

Traveling in Bolivia with the Nikon D800 and no plan

<i>Traveling in Bolivia with the Nikon D800 and no plan is by Stephen Ironside (Website |</i> <i>Facebook | Twitter | Instagram):</i>In 2013, I realized I wanted to …

Cameras

Webinar: Secrets to Great Travel Photography

Hidden New York: 5 little-known sights | Travel Feature

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Luxury, Adventure & Long Term Travel

My libertarian vacation nightmare: How Ayn Rand, Ron Paul & their groupies were all debunked

<b>A photo of the author with Ron Paul</b><p>My family and I traveled last month to a Honduras city known for its libertarian ideals. Here’s what happened next<p>Edwin Lyngar<p>March 2, 2015 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Last month, I spent my final vacation night in Honduras in San Pedro Sula, considered the most dangerous city …

Central America

You Can Book Award Flights from the United States to Cuba with Miles

I’m considering a trip to Cuba next month, so I wrote about the paid flight and award flight options last week. I can now confirm that Americans can …

Spring Break 2015 in Florida Mexico

Spring breakers gather at a pool party at a hotel in Cancun March 14, 2015. Florida has long struggled with the crowds of rowdy students embracing …

The Best Place in the World for You to Retire

You've thought it through and decided an expat retirement adventure is right for you. Here's how to pinpoint your perfect destination.<p><i>In part one of</i> …

Tourism Economy Thrives Around Erupting Chilean Volcano

The first thing you notice when getting off the bus in Pucon in Chile’s Lake District is the smell of smoke from the wood-burning stoves that are …

Throwback Thursday: My Guatemala Travel Diary

It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since our trip to Guatemala for The Little Market. My partner Hannah and I were reminiscing the other day …

Off Roading: The Life of a Nomadic Family in Costa Rica

Photo by Wanderlustliving<p>Many people fantasize about moving abroad and living the dream in paradise. Well, I can tell you that it doesn't just have to be a dream, because we are doing just that. Our family moved to Costa Rica two years ago, and we have managed to make this "living the dream" idea a …

Central America

Gay Travel

AeroMexico to operate the Boeing 787 domestically between Mexico City and Monterrey

AeroMexico (Mexico City) has announced that it will begin offering four weekly flights in April connecting Mexico City and Monterrey with the Boeing …

Adventure Travel

No more waiting in line to pay exit tax for fliers on American, US Airways and Copa

The Next Travel Adventure Awaits

When I created my five-year travel plan (five years ago), Brazil was supposed to be the final trip.I thought working at the World Cup and living in …

Destination: Costa Rica Remixed

<i>Photo credit: Tom Smith Photos</i><p><b>Given that it sees</b> more than 2 million visitors a year, it’d be fair to assume that every jungle-y corner of Costa Rica …

Top 30 Awesome Things to do in Seattle, the Emerald City

Seattle is a city that will always have a dear place in our hearts. Situated between the Puget Sound and overlooking Elliot Bay, you can have …

The 24 Amazing Pools You Need To Jump In Once In Your Life

When is time for travel, we need to think what we will do on that trip and that can be our guide to travel destinations. This is an amazing idea for …

Inside the Mad, Mad World of TripAdvisor

The Koryo Hotel does pretty well on TripAdvisor, all things considered. The Internet never—and I mean never—works. The towels are “thin,” the sheet thread count low, and the milk powdered. Watch out for the “giant mutant cockroach snake hybrid“ in the shower. Guests even have to pay for the …

The 6 Destinations You Absolutely Need to Visit This Spring

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Flickr/Simon Turkas (edited)</i><p>Winter's well and dandy, but by the time March rolls around, pretty much everyone's fed up with the whole "bitter cold and bubble jackets" thing. Now that spring's near, rather than just watching leaves come back, which is nature's equivalent of …

South America

The world’s most expensive cities for business travel

Want to save money on business travel? Keep away from Venezuela...<p>Companies sending employees on work trips to London should be prepared to spend hundreds of pounds per person each day, as the UK capital is one of the world’s costliest cities for <b>business travel</b>.<p>With an average daily spend of £340 …

World Calendar: Must-Attend April Events

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in April:</b><p>In the mood to party? Head to <b>Seville, Spain</b>, for the <b>Feria de Abril</b> (April 21-26), which celebrates the arrival of spring with characteristic Andalusian élan. Join Sevillanos as …

Tattoos: 150 years of body art

Phish announce summer tour, plans for Magnaball festival

Phish Phans unite—the legendary jam band announced plans for their 25-date tour Wednesday, kicking off in the latter half of July in the Pacific …