Riley Timmer

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A local’s guide to Porto, Portugal

On the steep banks of the Douro, Portugal’s northern jewel gleams with culture, buzzing restaurants, bars and artisan shops, plus cool places to visit and stay<p>Sitting in my customary Porto cafe, a non-descript place on Praça Carlos Alberto across from my kids’ school, a troupe of Asian tourists …

European Travel

Beautiful Small Towns in Europe More Americans Should Visit

So you’ve gone and booked a big ol’ flight across the pond. The siren call of wildly cheap airfares to Europe proved too strong to resist -- you may …

European Travel

11 Hidden Gems in Florence Even Locals Don’t Know About

Paris and London Flights Are Less Than $12 with These Crazy Black Friday Sales

These holiday deals are nuts, but they come with a few catches.<p>For budget airline Ryanair, Black Friday isn’t just one day – it’s a whole week.<p>The …

This Smart Hack Will Change Your Mind About Frozen Pizza

That woman sprinting in heels to the frozen food section at 5 p.m.? That's me when I forget to plan something for dinner. I'm a working single mom …

Recipes

The Best Road Trips in the World

We pooled our editors for their ultimate road trip picks. While the snacks and tools you pack for a drive through Namibia's deserts might be slightly different than, say, Hawaii's Road to Hana, the joy is all the same. Here, 13 of the best road trips in the world, whether you're looking to stop at …

Travelling in Europe? Here is how much an average Airbnb costs in each country

Airbnb has become the hero of international travel, giving travellers great value for money when it comes to accommodation while revealing some quirky hidden gems. It can be hard to know what you might expect to pay though when you’re travelling around as rates can vary wildly, but new research has …

Fly from the US to the French Caribbean for Just $79

If you're looking to get away this winter but are feeling a little strapped for cash, you're in luck. Norwegian Air just put a seat sale on …

10 Best Beach Towns to Visit in Winter

1 of 10<p>Camden, Maine<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Cape May, New Jersey<p>3 of 10<p>Newport, Rhode Island<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Cambria, California<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

Camden

10 Essential Stops On Your Alaskan Road Trip

The Alaska Highway, snaking between Dawson Creek, British Columbia and Delta Junction in Alaska, is celebrating its 75th birthday this year. Also …

Lonely Planet's Trips app is Instagram for travel junkies

If you've ever planned a vacation abroad, you've probably spent some time with Lonely Planet. The company is the largest travel book publisher in the world and offers plenty of free resources on its website and in the Lonely Planet Guides app. The latter provided the inspiration for the latest …

A Week Around Iceland

A Country Unlike Any Other<p>Brandon Eckroth<p>July 1, 2017<p>A country unlike any other and a road trip to do its beauty justice.<p>We landed in Iceland and had one week to see all that we could see. I had been to Iceland once before, but hardly had enough time to see more than just the iconic scenes …

Best West Coast Road Trips

With summer gas prices hitting a 12-year low, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite West Coast road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.

The Best Vacation Is This $97, 30-Stop Train Trip And Don’t Let Anyone Tell You Different

You know that feeling you get when you walk into a Target on a warm August day and are confronted — I use this word because it is particularly aggressive — by a sea of signs proclaiming that school will be back in session before you know it? Even if you haven’t been in school for years, <i>decades</i>, you …

Trains

Seriously, You Have to Do This U.S. Road Trip at Least Once in Your Lifetime

Most of the time, we’re just itching to go on a vacation. We make the excuse that we can’t afford the flight or it’s just not good timing. But guess …

New England

Nine International Cities Where You Can Live On The Cheap

How much does it really cost to live abroad? That’s a question that seems easy on its face, then starts to sound incredibly complicated. Currency conversions, travel expenses, and “westerner” tax all seem to stand in the way of just saying ‘f*ck it’ and moving to a new country or city and living a …

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