The Travel Sisters

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5 Unexpected Gems in Budapest You Need to See

Most people head out on vacation to visit well-known spots. If you go to London, you obviously want to see Big Ben. In Paris you’ll want to check out …

European Travel

Weekend in Oslo: A Local's Itinerary and Guide for 3 Days in Oslo

Planning a trip to Oslo? If you have 2 or 3 days in Oslo, we have the perfect weekend itinerary written by a local to make the most of your short …

European Travel

Best Things to do in Langkawi in 3 Days: A Complete Itinerary

Langkawi is such a gorgeous island destination and really deserves a week or so to fully explore it.  However if you are like us, who recently spent …

Mangroves

Best Travel Gifts for Men for 2018

Searching for the best travel gift ideas for him? We’ve put together a list of the best travel gifts for men for 2018 whatever your budget. These …

Shopping

10 of the best rooftop bars in Europe: readers’ travel tips

Winning tip: Skajo, Freiburg, Germany<p>I had a couple of hours to spend in Freiburg while my bike was being repaired, but no energy left to sightsee. The guy at the cycle shop suggested I visit Skajo rooftop bar, in the old centre of Freiburg. Skajo provided a cooling breeze, cold beer and a …

Dance Off

Best Free Things To Do In Chicago

Chicago can be expensive but fortunately many of the best things to do and see in Chicago are cheap or totally free! Here are my top picks for the</b> …

Hostel Packing List: ESSENTIAL Things to Take to a Hostel

Staying at a hostel is very different than staying at a hotel. Not only will you likely have to share a room with strangers, but you need to take …

Camping

The Ultimate Guide on How to Survive a Long Flight

Before I discovered travel hacking, I flew on many long haul flights in economy-the majority of them unpleasant and uncomfortable. After years of …

Long Haul

Most Beautiful Small Towns in Europe You Need to Visit

<b>RELATED –</b> Planning a trip to Europe soon? Make sure to check out our <b>Europe Packing List</b> for all the travel essentials for Europe.<p>Zabljak,</i> …

European Travel

What to Pack for a Day at the Beach: Beach Packing List

Many of us will be spending time at the beach this summer whether traveling or close to home. Not sure what to pack for a day at the beach or worried …

The Most Beautiful Fairytale Towns in Europe You Need to Visit

Europe has some of the most beautiful towns and villages in the world. Full of historic buildings, castles, towers, bridges and cobblestone streets, …

The Ultimate Europe Bucket List: 100+ Epic Things to Do in Europe

<b>RELATED –</b> Planning a trip to Europe soon? Make sure to check out our <b>Europe Packing List</b> for all the travel essentials for Europe.<p>Croatia Bucket …

European Travel

How I Score First Class Domestic AA Awards for Only 8,750 Miles

In May 2017, American Airlines made a big change to first class upgrade rules — prioritizing airfare spend rather than the first-to-request method. …

31 of the Most Inspirational Travel Quotes of All Time

Whenever I am in between trips or just need some inspiration, I love reading travel quotes. Reading quotes about adventure and travel inspires me to …

3 Days in St. Augustine: The Perfect Itinerary for First Time Visitors

-Written by Jennifer of Roads We Wander–<p>As you may know, St. Augustine is the oldest continually inhabited city in the US, which makes it a …

11 Wrinkle-resistant Dresses You Can Wear Right Out of Your Suitcase

We asked frequent travelers to share some of their favorite no-fuss frocks.<p>Though drop-waist elephant pants from Thailand paired with a billowy top …

Best Travel Gadgets That Every Traveler Must Have

Looking for the best travel gadgets to bring on your travels or give as a gift? While there are many gadgets that travelers would love there are some …

Tips and Tricks to Save Money on Summer Travel

Planning to travel this summer? Following are some of my top money-saving tips and tricks for summer travel (including tips to save money on airfare, …

The Ultimate Packing List for Europe in Summer

<b>RELATED –</b> Take a look at our <b>International Travel Checklist</b> for 15 essential things to do before traveling abroad.<p><b>• External Battery</b> – External …

New IHG PointBreaks List: April 30, 2018- July 31, 2018

The Most Beautiful Greek Islands You Need to Visit

Greece is known for its beautiful and photogenic islands which are at the top of many travel bucket lists. But with over 200 inhabited islands, it …

35 of The Most Beautiful and Underrated Cities in Europe You Need to Visit

Budapest, Hungary<p>Lavina, Continent Hop<p>While many cities offer a plethora of attractions to visitors, not many can claim to be romantic too! Budapest …

Most Beautiful Cities in Europe You Need to Visit

Saint Petersburg, Russia<p>Contributed by Campbell & Alya from Stingy Nomads<p>Saint Petersburg is one of the most beautiful and the most romantic cities …

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

48 Hours in London: The Perfect Itinerary (According to a Local!)

<b>RELATED –</b> Planning a trip to London soon? Make sure to check out our <b>Europe Packing List</b> for all the travel essentials you’ll need.<p>Day 2 London Life …

The Ultimate Greece Packing List

Figuring out what to pack for Greece is a something I have had to do a lot. My extended family lives in Greece so I have visited many times and used …

Chase Freedom 2018 Second Quarter 5% Bonus Categories (Easy to Maximize)

Today is the first day of a new quarter and a new set of <b>5 percent categories</b> for the <b>Chase Freedom card</b> (one of my favorite credit cards). Although …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

National Parks

The Ultimate Road Trip Packing List

Not sure <b>what to pack for a road trip</b> or just don’t want to forget any <b>road trip must haves</b>? I have put together the <b>ultimate road trip packing list</b> …

31 of the Most Inspirational Adventure Quotes of All Time

Whenever I am in between trips or just need some inspiration, I love reading adventure quotes on travel. Reading quotes about adventure inspire me to …