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How South America Became a Nazi Haven

Find out how and why South American countries such as Argentina, Brazil and Chile became safe havens for thousands of former Nazi party members and …

8 Places Where You Can Ski Right Now

Photo by Dennis Matheson/Flickr<p>Big Sky Resort in Montana, which already has runs open.<p>It's early in the season, but these eight resorts have fresh …

Thanksgiving Travel: 8 Amazing Things to Do and Places to Go

Thanksgiving's eating, drinking and merrymaking tend to come with an element of stress over meal planning, preparation and cleanup. So take a break from the usual this year: Because what better way to celebrate an extra two days off in a row than to travel elsewhere than someone's dining room? …

Five great places to see killer whales in the wild

There are more interesting places to see orcas, or killer whales, than inside a theme park.<p>That's been the drumbeat of animal activists who have worked against keeping black-and-white whales in captivity, the lightning rod being the release of the documentary film "Blackfish" in 2013.<p>On Monday, Sea …

Whale Watching

24 Photos of Beautiful Places That Look More Magical Covered in Snow

These gorgeous destinations make stunning real-life snow globes.<p>Take a walk through winter wonderlands with us as we explore just how a little snow can turn an ordinary place into somewhere magical.

European Travel

30 Most Shocking And Beautiful Places That You Need To Visit

The world is full of wonder and beauty, but it important to remember that beauty is a very subjective trait. After all, what one person finds to be …

11 Things You Didn't Know About Maine's Extreme Northlands But Should

Have you ever been curious about the part of Maine so removed from the coastline it seems to be in another country: Namely, Canada? Drive North on US Route 1, as far as it goes in the United States, and you'll start to hear more French than English on the radio. Welcome to Aroostook County - the …

Settin' off from the dock of the Bay: Kayaking in Georgian Bay

Docks are the quintessential Canadian place to hang out in summer. Local teenagers sunbathe and gossip. Older folks sit and drink in the vista. …

Air Canada

My Travels

I’ve always traveled with my family growing up, but in the past six years most of my travel has been on my own. I was nervous at first, but I …

10 Amazing Travel Experiences You Have to Add to Your Bucket List

You've probably heard that millennials, and consumers in general, are shifting their buying habits from goods to experiences. Instead of purchasing a …

I Love New York

I love New York. There is no place in the world like Manhattan. The energy, the people, the food and the history. It's true, the city never sleeps and after I spend a day there, I always feel invigorated, inspired and grateful I live so close to the best city in the world.<p>While I enjoy spending …

An Actually Useful Guide to Nashville, Tennessee

Heading to Nashville, Tennessee? Let Raleigh McCool be your guide. This is Spilling the Beans, where a city's most in-the-know barista gives us the lowdown on what to do and where to eat in their hometown.<p><i>This is Spilling the Beans, where plugged-in baristas give us the lowdown on where to go, what</i> …

The Delights and Perils of Navigating New York City With a Guidebook From 1899

Luke Spencer’s Baedeker’s United States Guide, at the Hotel Martinique, which opened in 1897. (Photo: Luke Spencer)<p>A century before the travel guide …

4 Beach Resorts That Prove The Kohala Coast Is Hawaii’s Hidden Gem for Laidback Luxury

If you only have a few days to spend on the Big Island of Hawaii, the Kohala Coast is most likely where you’d want to be. Just north of Kona …

HOW TO SEE THE BEST OF THE US OF A - TIPS FROM 10 TRAVEL BLOGGERS

America is big, I mean, really big. It’s so ginormous that the whole of the United Kingdom would fit almost forty times inside it. So if you’re …

Best Trips 2016

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

11 Awesome Gifts for the Traveler in Your Life

If you have a serious traveler in your life you probably know that the only thing that gets them more excited than a plane ticket is something that will make their travel more enjoyable. For that reason the members of travel website, Trippy.com have put together their list of the travel toys they'd …

The Uber Airport Rules for 11 Major Cities in the U.S.

Uber is a convenient way to get around most cities, but airport rides can be tricky. It’s possible to use Uber for dropping off and picking up at …

Miami Travel Guide

Travel Guides

The 10 best amusement parks in the United States, according to travelers

The results are based on millions of reviews from travelers over a 12-month period.<p>From Orlando's Discover Cove amusement park, where you can snorkel with tropical fish and interact with dolphins, to Anaheim's Disneyland Park, celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, here are the 10 US amusement …

Tourism Australia and HalalTrip Present the New Muslim Travel Guide to Australia! | HalalTrip

Travel planning for Muslim tourists visiting Australia has now been made much simpler with the launch of a brand new Muslim Travel Guide to Australia.<p>…

Top 10 Cities for Travelers to Rent an Apartment

Would you prefer to live like a local next time you’re on a city break?<p>Big anonymous hotels cater to tourist and business travellers, sealing you off …

8 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Los Angeles

image: Shutterstock.comIt’s no secret, that Los Angeles, like most large metros, has its tourist pockets.That ranges from the Hollywood Walk of Fame …

A Two-Week Getaway: Experiencing Winter in Japan

The dream of a white Christmas, or even merely to see snow, is something deeply ingrained in me as an Australian. Unlike cities overseas, it doesn’t …

The 5 Best Aussie Road Trips

Australia is the perfect country for going off on a road trip. Why? Well, mainly because of its vastness. Furthermore, the <b>nature of the Land Down</b> …

10 Tips for Expats in the Middle East

Shares 3<p>The year I decided I would finally follow the path of many Antipodeans (a term in the UK used to describe a person from Australia or New …

Australia’s most amazing island

After five days spent exploring the island I, however, was definitely not unspoilt — I was fitter, but fatter, and completely in love with this …

What Makes a Hotel Hot? Or Not?

What makes a hot hotel for a city break?<p>On our recent night in Brisbane, after much debating and comparing of every single Brisbane hotel on my fave …

What’s Your Travel Personality?

<i>Sponsored by Bupa Travel Insurance</i><b>How do you know where to start your travels?</b>That’s a common question we get asked by soon-to-be adventurers …